The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Tyne and Wear 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 49 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Contract jobs citing jQuery 11 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.08% 0.48% 6.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.97% 2.27% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 12
Average daily rate £413 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +84.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 44 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.14% 21.05% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 26 43
Average daily rate £250 £265 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £11.81 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
North East

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £550 - 14
Sunderland - 1 - - 1
Gateshead - - - -
jQuery
North East

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Spring
6 8 (47.06%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) Spring MVC
8 6 (35.29%) TDD
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) Intranet
9 5 (29.41%) PHP
9 5 (29.41%) Struts
9 5 (29.41%) Drupal
9 5 (29.41%) JSF
9 5 (29.41%) Web Development
9 5 (29.41%) JSON
10 3 (17.65%) WordPress
10 3 (17.65%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (17.65%) DHTML
10 3 (17.65%) .NET
10 3 (17.65%) JUnit
10 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (29.41%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Intranet
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) QUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
6 7 (41.18%) Spring MVC
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) JSF
8 5 (29.41%) JSON
8 5 (29.41%) Struts
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) DHTML
9 3 (17.65%) SOAP
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (11.76%) J2EE
10 2 (11.76%) JDBC
10 2 (11.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) hybris
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