The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 49 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1974 2214 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.53% 4.11% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.88% 14.68% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1488 1337
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 48
Average hourly rate £23.99 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £41.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.76% -28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15327 15078 13744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.02% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10240 9797 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 220 336
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the UK

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

jQuery
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

jQuery Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

jQuery
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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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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
England -5 1844 £350 - 1218
London -5 901 £375 -6.25% 378
South East +1 303 £338 +0.74% 236
City of London -12 193 £375 -9.09% 113
Yorkshire -2 143 £325 - 117
West Yorkshire +1 121 £325 - 75
North West -13 113 £340 +4.61% 170
South West -13 104 £325 - 88
Leeds -3 93 £325 - 50
West Midlands -4 91 £300 - 67
Scotland -21 81 £338 -3.57% 33
East of England -43 78 £325 - 78
East Midlands -12 65 £285 +7.54% 67
Bristol +7 60 £313 -10.71% 23
Cheshire +26 57 £340 +8.80% 50
Oxfordshire -1 57 £400 +24.51% 18
Buckinghamshire +9 45 £300 - 29
Edinburgh -16 43 £338 -4.92% 15
Hampshire -19 43 £325 -10.95% 54
Manchester -33 42 £325 - 83
Surrey -8 40 £388 +6.89% 37
Berkshire -20 38 £331 -5.35% 49
North East -6 35 £313 - 14
Kent +12 32 £338 +11.57% 16
Oxford +7 32 £425 +22.74% 10
Wales -5 32 £360 -0.68% 12
Milton Keynes +13 29 £300 -14.28% 20
East Sussex +4 29 £300 - 11
Leicestershire -6 29 £285 +7.54% 17
South Wales +6 28 £355 -0.35% 10

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3366 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 3071 (77.20%) HTML
3 2984 (75.01%) CSS
4 1769 (44.47%) HTML5
5 1615 (40.60%) .NET
6 1601 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1457 (36.63%) MVC
8 1439 (36.17%) C#
9 1349 (33.91%) CSS3
10 1206 (30.32%) ASP.NET
11 1028 (25.84%) AngularJS
12 998 (25.09%) SQL Server
13 875 (22.00%) TDD
14 865 (21.74%) SQL
15 817 (20.54%) Java
16 726 (18.25%) Ajax
17 661 (16.62%) OO
18 638 (16.04%) Web Services
19 596 (14.98%) PHP
20 593 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
21 582 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 562 (14.13%) Scrum
23 555 (13.95%) XML
24 542 (13.62%) .NET Framework
25 521 (13.10%) Git (software)
26 453 (11.39%) MySQL
27 439 (11.04%) Microsoft
28 423 (10.63%) JSON
29 401 (10.08%) Web Development
30 397 (9.98%) Visual Studio

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 359 (9.02%) CMS
2 342 (8.60%) Node.js
3 232 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 152 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 145 (3.65%) Apache
6 122 (3.07%) IIS
6 122 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 118 (2.97%) WordPress
8 112 (2.82%) Umbraco
9 103 (2.59%) Drupal
10 95 (2.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 84 (2.11%) JBoss
12 70 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 69 (1.73%) WebSphere
14 65 (1.63%) WebLogic
15 57 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
16 55 (1.38%) Confluence
17 48 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
18 35 (0.88%) Apache Solr
19 33 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 234 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 126 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 79 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 23 (0.58%) MS Office
6 18 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 18 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.23%) InDesign
9 8 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 6 (0.15%) GIMP
12 4 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.050%) MS Project
15 1 (0.025%) MS PowerPoint
15 1 (0.025%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 51 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.90%) Magento
3 16 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.25%) Tridion
5 7 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.050%) BigMachines
10 1 (0.025%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.025%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 116 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (1.46%) GitHub
4 47 (1.18%) SaaS
5 31 (0.78%) Office 365
6 22 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 20 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.25%) Heroku
11 9 (0.23%) Force.com
11 9 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.15%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.15%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
16 2 (0.050%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.050%) PaaS
16 2 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 112 (2.82%) HTTP
2 98 (2.46%) Internet
3 82 (2.06%) Intranet
4 13 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 13 (0.33%) Firewall
5 10 (0.25%) SSL
5 10 (0.25%) Extranet
6 8 (0.20%) VPN
7 7 (0.18%) DNS
8 6 (0.15%) LDAP
8 6 (0.15%) SMS
8 6 (0.15%) AMQP
9 5 (0.13%) DAB
9 5 (0.13%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.10%) SAN
10 4 (0.10%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (0.075%) DMZ
11 3 (0.075%) SMTP
12 2 (0.050%) Skype
12 2 (0.050%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 998 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 453 (11.39%) MySQL
3 215 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 148 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 147 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 124 (3.12%) Relational Database
7 98 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 89 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 86 (2.16%) NoSQL
10 81 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 80 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
12 48 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 46 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 40 (1.01%) Redis
15 30 (0.75%) RDBMS
16 28 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
17 27 (0.68%) Big Data
18 24 (0.60%) Hadoop
19 23 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 521 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 397 (9.98%) Visual Studio
3 295 (7.42%) Subversion
4 241 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 224 (5.63%) Grunt
6 166 (4.17%) Selenium
7 164 (4.12%) Jasmine
8 141 (3.54%) Jenkins
9 140 (3.52%) JIRA
10 128 (3.22%) Maven
11 117 (2.94%) JUnit
12 111 (2.79%) NUnit
13 79 (1.99%) Bower
14 78 (1.96%) Eclipse
15 70 (1.76%) gulp
16 68 (1.71%) Ant
16 68 (1.71%) Cucumber
17 61 (1.53%) TeamCity
18 47 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
19 44 (1.11%) Mocha
General
1 382 (9.60%) Finance
2 153 (3.85%) Marketing
3 133 (3.34%) Banking
4 106 (2.66%) Retail
5 82 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 81 (2.04%) Publishing
7 58 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 57 (1.43%) Games
9 37 (0.93%) Back Office
10 36 (0.90%) Advertising
11 35 (0.88%) Legal
12 26 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 26 (0.65%) Electronics
13 18 (0.45%) Automotive
13 18 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.35%) Front Office
14 14 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.30%) Law
16 7 (0.18%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3483 (87.56%) Developer
2 806 (20.26%) .NET Developer
3 668 (16.79%) Front-End Developer
4 580 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 362 (9.10%) C# Developer
6 312 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 296 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 265 (6.66%) Senior Developer
9 258 (6.49%) PHP Developer
10 240 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 229 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 177 (4.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 161 (4.05%) UI Developer
14 153 (3.85%) UI Programmer
15 131 (3.29%) Designer
16 128 (3.22%) SharePoint Developer
17 116 (2.92%) Front-End Web Developer
18 76 (1.91%) .NET Web Developer
19 75 (1.89%) Software Engineer
20 73 (1.84%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3071 (77.20%) HTML
2 2984 (75.01%) CSS
3 1769 (44.47%) HTML5
4 1615 (40.60%) .NET
5 1349 (33.91%) CSS3
6 1206 (30.32%) ASP.NET
7 1028 (25.84%) AngularJS
8 726 (18.25%) Ajax
9 638 (16.04%) Web Services
10 593 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 582 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 555 (13.95%) XML
13 542 (13.62%) .NET Framework
14 423 (10.63%) JSON
15 393 (9.88%) WCF
15 393 (9.88%) Backbone.js
16 367 (9.23%) Entity Framework
17 353 (8.87%) Sass
18 329 (8.27%) Spring
19 270 (6.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 397 (9.98%) User Experience
2 125 (3.14%) Mobile App
3 100 (2.51%) Computer Science
4 88 (2.21%) W3C
5 71 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (1.51%) Visualisation
7 55 (1.38%) N-Tier
8 50 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 48 (1.21%) Social Media
10 44 (1.11%) Digital Media
11 28 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
12 26 (0.65%) Graphic Design
13 25 (0.63%) RIA
14 24 (0.60%) Client/Server
15 21 (0.53%) Data Structures
16 20 (0.50%) Algorithms
16 20 (0.50%) GIS
17 18 (0.45%) iPad
18 16 (0.40%) NHS
19 15 (0.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 266 (6.69%) Linux
2 192 (4.83%) Windows
3 95 (2.39%) UNIX
4 89 (2.24%) Android
5 78 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 34 (0.85%) CentOS
7 19 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 10 (0.25%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.20%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.18%) AIX
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
15 4 (0.10%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1601 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1457 (36.63%) MVC
3 875 (22.00%) TDD
4 661 (16.62%) OO
5 562 (14.13%) Scrum
6 401 (10.08%) Web Development
7 386 (9.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 368 (9.25%) E-Commerce
9 367 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
10 286 (7.19%) BDD
11 272 (6.84%) Unit Testing
12 262 (6.59%) Software Engineering
13 228 (5.73%) OOP
14 192 (4.83%) SDLC
15 174 (4.37%) Web Design
16 171 (4.30%) SOA
17 134 (3.37%) Content Management
18 123 (3.09%) CRM
19 106 (2.66%) Open Source
20 101 (2.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3366 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 1439 (36.17%) C#
3 865 (21.74%) SQL
4 817 (20.54%) Java
5 596 (14.98%) PHP
6 198 (4.98%) T-SQL
7 119 (2.99%) Ruby
8 113 (2.84%) Python
9 74 (1.86%) VB.NET
10 66 (1.66%) PHP5
11 55 (1.38%) PL/SQL
11 55 (1.38%) TypeScript
12 52 (1.31%) C
12 52 (1.31%) Scala
13 49 (1.23%) Perl
14 45 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 42 (1.06%) Objective-C
16 38 (0.96%) XPath
17 37 (0.93%) VB
18 35 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 191 (4.80%) Degree
2 171 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 87 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 38 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.30%) Sun Certification
7 11 (0.28%) MCSD
8 9 (0.23%) MCP
9 7 (0.18%) MCAD
10 6 (0.15%) HND
11 4 (0.10%) MCITP
12 3 (0.075%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.050%) MCPD
13 2 (0.050%) MCSE
14 1 (0.025%) Siebel Certification
14 1 (0.025%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.025%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.025%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.025%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.025%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.14%) QA
2 9 (0.23%) WCAG
3 6 (0.15%) WAI
4 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.075%) SLA
6 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.050%) HL7
6 2 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.025%) EMIR
7 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.025%) GxP
System Software
1 18 (0.45%) Varnish
2 12 (0.30%) Docker
3 11 (0.28%) vCloud
4 10 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.13%) Firmware
6 5 (0.13%) Squid
7 3 (0.075%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.025%) vSphere
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 42 (1.06%) Puppet
2 29 (0.73%) Ansible
3 21 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.40%) Salt
5 15 (0.38%) Rundeck
6 11 (0.28%) logstash
7 10 (0.25%) Vagrant
7 10 (0.25%) Kibana
8 9 (0.23%) Capistrano
9 8 (0.20%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.18%) Plesk
11 6 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.15%) Apache Shiro
12 5 (0.13%) OpenAM
12 5 (0.13%) TeamSite
12 5 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.050%) Control-M
13 2 (0.050%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.050%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.025%) Nagios
Vendors
1 439 (11.04%) Microsoft
2 285 (7.16%) Oracle
3 218 (5.48%) Adobe
4 108 (2.71%) Zend
5 99 (2.49%) Sitecore
6 87 (2.19%) Google
7 57 (1.43%) Twitter
8 47 (1.18%) Telerik
9 43 (1.08%) hybris
9 43 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 40 (1.01%) IBM
11 32 (0.80%) Red Hat
12 29 (0.73%) EPiServer
13 24 (0.60%) SAP
14 22 (0.55%) Apple
14 22 (0.55%) VMware
14 22 (0.55%) Facebook
14 22 (0.55%) Nintex
15 20 (0.50%) Sencha
16 19 (0.48%) Talend
London
JNC Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £350 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Immingham, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day c£400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday