The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Southampton 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 30 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.99% 2.51% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.29% 12.50% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.06% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-12.21% +3.96%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 64 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.33% 20.06% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 35 31
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014, 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 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
3 22 (57.89%) HTML5
4 15 (39.47%) CSS3
5 14 (36.84%) Ajax
6 13 (34.21%) MVC
6 13 (34.21%) Sass
7 12 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (31.58%) PHP
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (26.32%) Scrum
8 10 (26.32%) MySQL
9 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) BDD
10 8 (21.05%) Web Development
10 8 (21.05%) JSON
11 7 (18.42%) TDD
11 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
11 7 (18.42%) .NET
11 7 (18.42%) C#
12 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
12 6 (15.79%) SQL
12 6 (15.79%) Web Design
13 5 (13.16%) WordPress
13 5 (13.16%) Spring
13 5 (13.16%) CMS
13 5 (13.16%) TeamSite
13 5 (13.16%) Intranet
13 5 (13.16%) Java

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (13.16%) TeamSite
1 5 (13.16%) CMS
1 5 (13.16%) WordPress
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.89%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Jasmine
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) PHPUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Mockito
3 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
3 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 3 (7.89%) JSUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) RSpec
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) Grunt
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Web Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (15.79%) UI Developer
5 5 (13.16%) UI Programmer
5 5 (13.16%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
3 22 (57.89%) HTML5
4 15 (39.47%) CSS3
5 14 (36.84%) Ajax
6 13 (34.21%) Sass
7 8 (21.05%) JSON
8 7 (18.42%) .NET
9 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) Spring
10 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
10 4 (10.53%) Zend Framework
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
11 3 (7.89%) JTS
11 3 (7.89%) XML
11 3 (7.89%) JPA
11 3 (7.89%) RESTful
11 3 (7.89%) PostGIS
12 2 (5.26%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Open Source
2 3 (7.89%) Linked Data
3 2 (5.26%) W3C
4 1 (2.63%) DTV
4 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
1 4 (10.53%) Android
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) BDD
5 8 (21.05%) Web Development
6 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) Web Design
7 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.16%) OOP
8 5 (13.16%) OO
9 4 (10.53%) SEO
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Kanban
10 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.89%) Information Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.89%) Customer Insight
10 3 (7.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) PHP
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) Java
6 4 (10.53%) PHP5
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) WCAG
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.89%) VirtualBox
1 3 (7.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) Zend
3 3 (7.89%) Twitter
3 3 (7.89%) EMC
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.63%) BT
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Nintex
5 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.63%) Facebook