The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 38 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Contract jobs citing jQuery 144 110 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.55% 4.98% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.37% 18.93% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 82 71
Average daily rate
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£325 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% +15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.28 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.78% +11.11%
jQuery
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
829 581 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.19% 26.30% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 394 347
Average daily rate £338 £339 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.07 £24.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the South West region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the South West

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the South West region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +4 57 £375 +15.38% 25
Wiltshire -5 27 £281 -10.00% 25
Somerset -9 15 £325 -4.41% 10
Gloucestershire -10 14 £250 -41.17% 12
Devon -23 10 - - 8
Dorset -7 9 £300 - 16
Cornwall - - - - 1
Avon - - - -
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing jQuery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited jQuery.

1 232 (74.60%) HTML
2 230 (73.95%) JavaScript
3 222 (71.38%) CSS
4 112 (36.01%) HTML5
5 99 (31.83%) PHP
6 87 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (27.33%) MVC
8 81 (26.05%) .NET
9 79 (25.40%) MySQL
10 78 (25.08%) CSS3
11 75 (24.12%) Java
12 65 (20.90%) C#
12 65 (20.90%) Linux
13 64 (20.58%) Spring
14 61 (19.61%) ASP.NET
15 59 (18.97%) SQL
16 53 (17.04%) XML
17 52 (16.72%) Scrum
18 47 (15.11%) Ajax
19 46 (14.79%) SQL Server
20 43 (13.83%) TDD
21 41 (13.18%) Web Services
22 40 (12.86%) Zend
22 40 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (11.90%) Finance
24 36 (11.58%) Oracle
25 34 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
25 34 (10.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 33 (10.61%) Maven
27 32 (10.29%) J2EE

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing jQuery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited jQuery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (9.00%) Apache
2 27 (8.68%) CMS
3 20 (6.43%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.47%) Drupal
5 15 (4.82%) WebLogic
6 13 (4.18%) Node.js
7 11 (3.54%) IIS
8 7 (2.25%) Confluence
9 6 (1.93%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (1.61%) ColdFusion
10 5 (1.61%) WordPress
10 5 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.29%) Umbraco
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.29%) Railo
12 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.64%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) InDesign
4 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.32%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 17 (5.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.29%) Magento
2 4 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.29%) Shopify
3 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.25%) SaaS
3 7 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.86%) Internet
2 8 (2.57%) LDAP
3 6 (1.93%) Intranet
4 4 (1.29%) Extranet
5 2 (0.64%) HTTP
5 2 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (25.40%) MySQL
2 46 (14.79%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.79%) Oracle Database
4 16 (5.14%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (3.86%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.22%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.61%) Big Data
7 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.29%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 33 (10.61%) Maven
2 31 (9.97%) Subversion
3 30 (9.65%) Git (software)
4 27 (8.68%) PHPUnit
5 18 (5.79%) Eclipse
6 16 (5.14%) Ant
6 16 (5.14%) Selenium
7 15 (4.82%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (3.22%) Visual Studio
10 9 (2.89%) JUnit
10 9 (2.89%) JIRA
11 8 (2.57%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.61%) NUnit
12 5 (1.61%) Hudson
12 5 (1.61%) QUnit
13 4 (1.29%) Gerrit
13 4 (1.29%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.29%) JDeveloper
13 4 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (11.90%) Finance
2 24 (7.72%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.43%) Marketing
4 19 (6.11%) Manufacturing
5 17 (5.47%) Electronics
6 14 (4.50%) Retail
7 5 (1.61%) Back Office
8 3 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 285 (91.64%) Developer
2 57 (18.33%) PHP Developer
3 55 (17.68%) Web Developer
4 48 (15.43%) Java Developer
5 47 (15.11%) .NET Developer
5 47 (15.11%) Front-End Developer
6 24 (7.72%) Designer
7 16 (5.14%) C# Developer
7 16 (5.14%) Senior Developer
8 15 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (4.82%) UI Developer
8 15 (4.82%) Drupal Developer
9 14 (4.50%) Front-End Web Developer
10 13 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (4.18%) UI Programmer
10 13 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.18%) Web Designer
11 11 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (3.22%) PHP Web Developer
13 9 (2.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (74.60%) HTML
2 222 (71.38%) CSS
3 112 (36.01%) HTML5
4 81 (26.05%) .NET
5 78 (25.08%) CSS3
6 64 (20.58%) Spring
7 61 (19.61%) ASP.NET
8 53 (17.04%) XML
9 47 (15.11%) Ajax
10 41 (13.18%) Web Services
11 34 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (10.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (10.29%) Zend Framework
12 32 (10.29%) J2EE
13 29 (9.32%) Hibernate
14 24 (7.72%) AngularJS
15 23 (7.40%) JSF
15 23 (7.40%) Spring MVC
16 22 (7.07%) JSON
17 19 (6.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.47%) DTV
2 10 (3.22%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.89%) Open Source
4 8 (2.57%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.93%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.93%) GIS
6 5 (1.61%) RIA
7 4 (1.29%) W3C
7 4 (1.29%) Clustering
7 4 (1.29%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) NHS
10 1 (0.32%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.32%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.32%) CMDB
10 1 (0.32%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.90%) Linux
2 31 (9.97%) CentOS
3 24 (7.72%) UNIX
4 10 (3.22%) Fedora
5 6 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.61%) Solaris
7 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.96%) Windows
7 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.33%) MVC
3 52 (16.72%) Scrum
4 43 (13.83%) TDD
5 40 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (9.65%) OO
7 24 (7.72%) Software Engineering
8 23 (7.40%) Web Development
8 23 (7.40%) Unit Testing
9 22 (7.07%) UML
10 19 (6.11%) E-Commerce
10 19 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (5.79%) OOP
11 18 (5.79%) Digital Marketing
11 18 (5.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (5.47%) Programme Management
13 16 (5.14%) Configuration Management
14 15 (4.82%) Automated Testing
15 13 (4.18%) Kanban
16 11 (3.54%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 230 (73.95%) JavaScript
2 99 (31.83%) PHP
3 75 (24.12%) Java
4 65 (20.90%) C#
5 59 (18.97%) SQL
6 24 (7.72%) PHP5
7 15 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 11 (3.54%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.54%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.54%) Python
8 11 (3.54%) Ruby
9 7 (2.25%) C++
10 4 (1.29%) CFML
11 3 (0.96%) Perl
11 3 (0.96%) Lua
11 3 (0.96%) VB
12 2 (0.64%) Scala
12 2 (0.64%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.64%) VBScript
13 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (5.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.50%) Degree
3 10 (3.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) WAI
1 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.93%) Varnish
1 6 (1.93%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (12.86%) Zend
2 36 (11.58%) Oracle
3 17 (5.47%) SAP
3 17 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.14%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.89%) JBoss
5 9 (2.89%) hybris
6 6 (1.93%) Twitter
6 6 (1.93%) Adobe
7 5 (1.61%) Google
7 5 (1.61%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.29%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.96%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.96%) Facebook
10 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.32%) Telerik
11 1 (0.32%) Alterian
11 1 (0.32%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (0.32%) Akamai
11 1 (0.32%) Nintex
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ReThink Recruitment
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