The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 28 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 21 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.14% 4.59% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.38% 16.67% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 78 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 42.69% 27.56% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 54 24
Average daily rate £355 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £376 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 25 (92.59%) HTML
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) RESTful
4 17 (62.96%) HTML5
4 17 (62.96%) CSS3
5 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (55.56%) JSON
7 14 (51.85%) XML
8 12 (44.44%) OO
9 11 (40.74%) Ajax
10 10 (37.04%) Java
11 9 (33.33%) Google
11 9 (33.33%) TDD
11 9 (33.33%) Google Maps API
11 9 (33.33%) Leaflet
12 8 (29.63%) Linux
12 8 (29.63%) Web Services
13 6 (22.22%) Apache
13 6 (22.22%) JSP
13 6 (22.22%) Java EE
13 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
13 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (22.22%) User Experience
14 5 (18.52%) Grunt
14 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
14 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
14 5 (18.52%) QUnit
14 5 (18.52%) Underscore.js
14 5 (18.52%) Change Control

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) CMS
2 5 (18.52%) Node.js
3 3 (11.11%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
4 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Kentico
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) QUnit
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) Grunt
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
5 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 18 (66.67%) RESTful
3 17 (62.96%) HTML5
3 17 (62.96%) CSS3
4 15 (55.56%) JSON
5 14 (51.85%) XML
6 11 (40.74%) Ajax
7 9 (33.33%) Leaflet
7 9 (33.33%) Google Maps API
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) JSP
9 6 (22.22%) Java EE
10 5 (18.52%) Underscore.js
10 5 (18.52%) REST
10 5 (18.52%) SVG
11 3 (11.11%) XSLT
11 3 (11.11%) .NET
11 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (18.52%) Change Control
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) Content Management
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Delphi
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Telerik
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore