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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 42 25 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing jQuery 126 146 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.05% 5.95% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.30% 24.29% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 98 67
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £50.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
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
773 601 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.86% 24.51% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 388 404
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 26
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.92 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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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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 +2 59 £400 +19.40% 31
Gloucestershire -13 21 £381 +38.63% 14
Wiltshire -9 17 £375 +22.44% 20
Dorset -5 9 £265 -41.11% 34
Devon -8 5 £325 -4.41% 8
Somerset -25 4 £313 -10.71% 10
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 231 (81.63%) JavaScript
2 224 (79.15%) HTML
3 163 (57.60%) CSS
4 142 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (49.82%) HTML5
6 96 (33.92%) PHP
7 94 (33.22%) MVC
8 92 (32.51%) .NET
9 88 (31.10%) MySQL
9 88 (31.10%) Linux
10 82 (28.98%) C#
11 77 (27.21%) SQL
12 75 (26.50%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (25.80%) ASP.NET
14 67 (23.67%) Zend
15 66 (23.32%) Apache
16 65 (22.97%) CentOS
17 62 (21.91%) Java
18 60 (21.20%) Git (software)
18 60 (21.20%) PHPUnit
18 60 (21.20%) Doctrine
19 58 (20.49%) CSS3
19 58 (20.49%) Zend Framework
20 55 (19.43%) SQL Server
21 52 (18.37%) Software Engineering
22 51 (18.02%) Finance
23 47 (16.61%) Microsoft
24 44 (15.55%) Mentoring
25 41 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
26 40 (14.13%) Ajax

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 66 (23.32%) Apache
2 25 (8.83%) CMS
3 10 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.18%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.18%) ColdFusion
5 8 (2.83%) Railo
5 8 (2.83%) JBoss
6 7 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.47%) Drupal
6 7 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.47%) Node.js
7 4 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.71%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (0.71%) Kentico
8 2 (0.71%) IIS
8 2 (0.71%) Mule
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (4.24%) Photoshop
2 11 (3.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.12%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.12%) GitHub
3 5 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.41%) SaaS
4 4 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (31.10%) MySQL
2 55 (19.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.95%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.06%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.71%) Big Data
10 2 (0.71%) MS Access
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (21.20%) Git (software)
1 60 (21.20%) PHPUnit
2 25 (8.83%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.30%) Maven
5 8 (2.83%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (2.47%) Ant
7 6 (2.12%) Subversion
8 5 (1.77%) Selenium
9 4 (1.41%) Hudson
9 4 (1.41%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.41%) JUnit
10 3 (1.06%) NUnit
10 3 (1.06%) JIRA
10 3 (1.06%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.71%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 51 (18.02%) Finance
2 19 (6.71%) Marketing
3 13 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.24%) Electronics
4 12 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.06%) Publishing
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 257 (90.81%) Developer
2 60 (21.20%) PHP Developer
3 54 (19.08%) .NET Developer
4 36 (12.72%) Java Developer
5 32 (11.31%) Web Developer
5 32 (11.31%) Front-End Developer
6 28 (9.89%) PHP Zend Developer
7 26 (9.19%) C# Developer
8 24 (8.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (7.77%) Senior Developer
9 22 (7.77%) Software Engineer
10 17 (6.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.18%) Software Developer
14 8 (2.83%) Designer
15 7 (2.47%) Drupal Developer
15 7 (2.47%) Oracle Developer
16 6 (2.12%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (79.15%) HTML
2 163 (57.60%) CSS
3 141 (49.82%) HTML5
4 92 (32.51%) .NET
5 73 (25.80%) ASP.NET
6 60 (21.20%) Doctrine
7 58 (20.49%) CSS3
7 58 (20.49%) Zend Framework
8 41 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (14.13%) Ajax
10 33 (11.66%) XML
11 31 (10.95%) Spring
12 28 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (9.54%) .NET Framework
14 25 (8.83%) Web Services
15 23 (8.13%) AngularJS
15 23 (8.13%) JSON
15 23 (8.13%) WCF
16 22 (7.77%) Hibernate
17 18 (6.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.95%) User Experience
2 12 (4.24%) DTV
3 6 (2.12%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.77%) Graphic Design
4 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.77%) Open Source
4 5 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.41%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (1.06%) GIS
6 3 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.71%) Clustering
7 2 (0.71%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.71%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.35%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 88 (31.10%) Linux
2 65 (22.97%) CentOS
3 11 (3.89%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.53%) UNIX
5 7 (2.47%) Windows
6 6 (2.12%) Android
7 4 (1.41%) Fedora
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (33.22%) MVC
3 75 (26.50%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (18.37%) Software Engineering
5 44 (15.55%) Mentoring
6 39 (13.78%) Automated Testing
7 38 (13.43%) Scrum
8 37 (13.07%) TDD
9 36 (12.72%) Refactoring
10 26 (9.19%) OO
11 20 (7.07%) Web Development
12 19 (6.71%) BDD
13 17 (6.01%) E-Commerce
14 16 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (5.30%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (4.95%) Digital Marketing
16 14 (4.95%) Unit Testing
17 12 (4.24%) OOD
17 12 (4.24%) Programme Management
18 11 (3.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 231 (81.63%) JavaScript
2 96 (33.92%) PHP
3 82 (28.98%) C#
4 77 (27.21%) SQL
5 62 (21.91%) Java
6 14 (4.95%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.24%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.24%) PHP5
8 10 (3.53%) Python
9 8 (2.83%) CFML
10 7 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.41%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.41%) C++
11 4 (1.41%) Ruby
12 2 (0.71%) Perl
12 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.71%) XPath
13 1 (0.35%) Lua
13 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.89%) Degree
2 11 (3.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) WCAG
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) WAI
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (23.67%) Zend
2 47 (16.61%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.89%) Oracle
4 13 (4.59%) SAP
5 8 (2.83%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.77%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.41%) Google
8 2 (0.71%) Facebook
8 2 (0.71%) Twitter
8 2 (0.71%) VMware
9 1 (0.35%) Telerik
9 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.35%) Ektron
9 1 (0.35%) Trapeze
9 1 (0.35%) Jaspersoft
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