The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 33 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 142 97 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.65% 4.55% 3.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.99% 18.37% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 79 75
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £697
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-12.21% +3.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
836 528 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.36% 24.78% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 364 337
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
jQuery
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 53 £350 +27.27% 23
Wiltshire -5 21 £268 -12.65% 17
Gloucestershire -4 15 £295 -9.92% 6
Devon -15 15 £313 -10.71% 6
Dorset +5 13 £268 -21.32% 28
Somerset -19 12 £318 -9.28% 13
Cornwall - - - - 1
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 249 (74.55%) CSS
2 245 (73.35%) JavaScript
3 237 (70.96%) HTML
4 116 (34.73%) HTML5
5 97 (29.04%) PHP
6 90 (26.95%) MVC
7 89 (26.65%) .NET
8 85 (25.45%) Java
9 84 (25.15%) CSS3
10 79 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (22.75%) Spring
12 74 (22.16%) MySQL
13 72 (21.56%) C#
14 67 (20.06%) XML
15 64 (19.16%) Linux
15 64 (19.16%) ASP.NET
16 61 (18.26%) SQL
17 52 (15.57%) SQL Server
18 49 (14.67%) Scrum
19 48 (14.37%) Maven
20 44 (13.17%) Oracle
21 43 (12.87%) Web Services
21 43 (12.87%) Subversion
21 43 (12.87%) Ajax
22 42 (12.57%) TDD
23 40 (11.98%) J2EE
24 37 (11.08%) Zend
25 36 (10.78%) Finance
26 35 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
27 34 (10.18%) JSF

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (8.68%) WebLogic
2 28 (8.38%) CMS
3 22 (6.59%) Drupal
4 18 (5.39%) Apache
4 18 (5.39%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.39%) Node.js
5 15 (4.49%) IIS
6 9 (2.69%) WordPress
6 9 (2.69%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (2.69%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (2.10%) Confluence
8 6 (1.80%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.80%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.90%) SAS
12 2 (0.60%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (5.99%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.60%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.30%) InDesign
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 15 (4.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.90%) Shopify
3 3 (0.90%) Magento
4 1 (0.30%) Summit
4 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.10%) SaaS
1 7 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Trello
4 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.49%) Internet
2 12 (3.59%) LDAP
3 6 (1.80%) Intranet
4 4 (1.20%) SSL
4 4 (1.20%) Extranet
4 4 (1.20%) X.509
5 3 (0.90%) HTTP
5 3 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (22.16%) MySQL
2 52 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.89%) Oracle Database
4 17 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (4.79%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.19%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.20%) Big Data
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.90%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.90%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) SQLite
13 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.30%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 48 (14.37%) Maven
2 43 (12.87%) Subversion
3 28 (8.38%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.78%) Eclipse
4 26 (7.78%) Ant
5 25 (7.49%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.39%) PHPUnit
7 17 (5.09%) JUnit
8 15 (4.49%) Selenium
9 12 (3.59%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.99%) JIRA
11 9 (2.69%) Mockito
12 8 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (2.40%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.40%) QUnit
12 8 (2.40%) Hudson
13 6 (1.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (1.50%) NUnit
15 4 (1.20%) JDeveloper
16 3 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (10.78%) Finance
2 32 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.09%) Marketing
3 17 (5.09%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.49%) Electronics
5 13 (3.89%) Retail
6 5 (1.50%) Back Office
7 3 (0.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 299 (89.52%) Developer
2 61 (18.26%) Web Developer
3 56 (16.77%) PHP Developer
4 48 (14.37%) Java Developer
5 47 (14.07%) .NET Developer
6 43 (12.87%) Front-End Developer
7 24 (7.19%) Designer
8 18 (5.39%) Drupal Developer
9 17 (5.09%) UI Developer
10 16 (4.79%) C# Developer
11 15 (4.49%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.49%) UI Programmer
12 14 (4.19%) PHP Web Developer
13 13 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (3.89%) Programmer
13 13 (3.89%) Web Designer
13 13 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.29%) Software Developer
14 11 (3.29%) Front-End Web Developer
14 11 (3.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (74.55%) CSS
2 237 (70.96%) HTML
3 116 (34.73%) HTML5
4 89 (26.65%) .NET
5 84 (25.15%) CSS3
6 76 (22.75%) Spring
7 67 (20.06%) XML
8 64 (19.16%) ASP.NET
9 43 (12.87%) Web Services
9 43 (12.87%) Ajax
10 40 (11.98%) J2EE
11 35 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (10.18%) JSF
13 30 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (8.68%) XML Schema
15 28 (8.38%) Zend Framework
16 27 (8.08%) Spring MVC
17 26 (7.78%) .NET Framework
17 26 (7.78%) Hibernate
18 22 (6.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.49%) DTV
2 14 (4.19%) Digital Media
3 10 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.69%) Open Source
5 8 (2.40%) RIA
6 7 (2.10%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.20%) W3C
8 3 (0.90%) CMDB
8 3 (0.90%) Clustering
8 3 (0.90%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.90%) GIS
8 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.60%) iPhone
9 2 (0.60%) iPad
10 1 (0.30%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.30%) Social Media
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (19.16%) Linux
2 29 (8.68%) UNIX
3 21 (6.29%) CentOS
4 9 (2.69%) Fedora
5 7 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.50%) Windows
6 5 (1.50%) Solaris
7 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.60%) Android
8 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (26.95%) MVC
2 79 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (14.67%) Scrum
4 42 (12.57%) TDD
5 29 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (8.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (7.78%) Configuration Management
7 26 (7.78%) OO
8 25 (7.49%) Web Development
9 22 (6.59%) UML
9 22 (6.59%) Unit Testing
10 20 (5.99%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.39%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.49%) Programme Management
13 15 (4.49%) Digital Marketing
14 14 (4.19%) Kanban
14 14 (4.19%) OOP
15 11 (3.29%) SEO
15 11 (3.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 245 (73.35%) JavaScript
2 97 (29.04%) PHP
3 85 (25.45%) Java
4 72 (21.56%) C#
5 61 (18.26%) SQL
6 22 (6.59%) PL/SQL
7 21 (6.29%) PHP5
8 15 (4.49%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.99%) Ruby
10 9 (2.69%) Python
11 7 (2.10%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.50%) C++
12 5 (1.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (0.90%) VB
14 2 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.60%) VBScript
14 2 (0.60%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.60%) Perl
14 2 (0.60%) Scala
14 2 (0.60%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (4.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.49%) Degree
3 11 (3.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.20%) WAI
1 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) HL7
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.10%) VirtualBox
2 6 (1.80%) Varnish
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Nagios
1 1 (0.30%) Puppet
1 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (13.17%) Oracle
2 37 (11.08%) Zend
3 21 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.79%) Red Hat
5 15 (4.49%) SAP
6 9 (2.69%) hybris
7 8 (2.40%) JBoss
7 8 (2.40%) Twitter
8 6 (1.80%) Adobe
9 5 (1.50%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.50%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.20%) Google
11 3 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.60%) Facebook
12 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.60%) Telerik
13 1 (0.30%) Alterian
13 1 (0.30%) Yantra
13 1 (0.30%) Akamai
13 1 (0.30%) Ektron
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West England
DP Connect
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £330 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 to £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol ( P O Boxes)
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago