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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 9 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 13 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.13% 5.23% 15.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.14% 13.11% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.66%
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
37 61 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.37% 39.87% 50.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 81
Average daily rate £350 £288 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
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 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 +5 4 £325 - 4
Tamworth - - - - 1
Uttoxeter - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Lichfield - - - - 2
Stafford - - - -
jQuery
West Midlands

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) Web Services
4 12 (57.14%) MySQL
4 12 (57.14%) PHP
5 11 (52.38%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) Web Application Development
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 10 (47.62%) XML
6 10 (47.62%) MVC
7 9 (42.86%) Ajax
7 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) HTML5
8 8 (38.10%) IIS
9 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (33.33%) Taxonomies
9 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (33.33%) Blog
9 7 (33.33%) LAMP
9 7 (33.33%) Social Media
9 7 (33.33%) Drupal
9 7 (33.33%) PHP5
9 7 (33.33%) Time Management
9 7 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (33.33%) User Experience
9 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (52.38%) Apache
2 8 (38.10%) IIS
3 7 (33.33%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) WordPress
4 1 (4.76%) Liferay
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) PHPUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
1 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.76%) CSS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Magento Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) LAMP
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 3 (14.29%) Flash
8 3 (14.29%) Apache Flex
8 3 (14.29%) li3
8 3 (14.29%) Laravel
9 2 (9.52%) Adobe AIR
10 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
10 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 7 (33.33%) Blog
1 7 (33.33%) Social Media
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) BBC
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Web Application Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (33.33%) Time Management
4 5 (23.81%) OOP
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) SOA
8 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) PHP5
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
5 3 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe