The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 17 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing jQuery 6 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.36% 12.28% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 33.33% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Average daily rate
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£293 £330 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +13.82%
jQuery
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 42 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.57% 36.84% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 50
Average daily rate £300 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £368 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £300 -9.09% 2
Cannock - 1 £300 -
Lichfield - - - - 2
Stafford - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 2
jQuery
West Midlands

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Ajax
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) WURFL
6 2 (22.22%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XSLT

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (22.22%) WordPress
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (11.11%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (11.11%) Yeoman
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) Ajax
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) XSLT
6 2 (22.22%) XHTML
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) DOM
7 1 (11.11%) Zepto.js
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) WURFL
3 1 (11.11%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) BlackBerry OS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) AccuRev
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore