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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 46 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2025 2227 1727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.86% 4.43% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.44% 16.42% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1355 1456 1114
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 31
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £21.12 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £40.57 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -1.51%

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
14022 13562 12160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.72% 26.98% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9222 8450 7632
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 260 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -8 1866 £350 +4.47% 1250
London -9 807 £400 +10.34% 388
South East +2 410 £350 +3.70% 196
City of London 0 226 £413 +7.49% 102
North West -13 128 £318 -9.28% 186
South West -16 128 £375 +19.52% 106
Yorkshire +2 114 £325 +1.56% 104
East of England -5 107 £351 +1.96% 91
Berkshire +9 95 £331 -1.85% 46
Scotland -4 83 £351 +17.81% 33
West Midlands -12 77 £325 +22.64% 90
Hampshire -8 69 £355 +1.42% 37
West Yorkshire -10 69 £330 +1.53% 60
Manchester -11 66 £321 -6.20% 103
Buckinghamshire +5 65 £338 -13.46% 27
East Midlands -13 60 £300 +4.34% 68
Reading +8 57 £338 -3.57% 22
Leeds -9 56 £328 +3.96% 35
Surrey +9 54 £430 +43.33% 36
East Sussex +9 52 £275 -8.33% 15
Edinburgh +11 50 £350 +7.76% 12
Brighton -1 47 £248 -10.00% 7
Bristol -5 46 £400 +21.21% 24
Milton Keynes -12 41 £325 -18.75% 19
Hertfordshire -2 38 £351 -11.82% 16
Cambridgeshire -12 38 £338 +3.84% 26
Cheshire -7 31 £300 -8.04% 47
Leicestershire -6 29 £300 +15.38% 29
Glasgow -9 28 £388 +42.85% 18
North East +14 26 £300 +9.09% 18

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3601 (83.18%) JavaScript
2 3410 (78.77%) HTML
3 3246 (74.98%) CSS
4 1885 (43.54%) HTML5
5 1671 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
6 1650 (38.12%) .NET
7 1495 (34.53%) MVC
8 1480 (34.19%) C#
9 1350 (31.19%) CSS3
10 1214 (28.04%) ASP.NET
11 1001 (23.12%) SQL Server
12 956 (22.08%) SQL
13 881 (20.35%) Ajax
14 868 (20.05%) TDD
15 834 (19.27%) Java
16 806 (18.62%) AngularJS
17 756 (17.46%) PHP
18 733 (16.93%) OO
19 721 (16.66%) XML
20 674 (15.57%) Web Services
21 596 (13.77%) Git (software)
22 593 (13.70%) Scrum
23 565 (13.05%) ASP.NET MVC
24 556 (12.84%) Microsoft
25 543 (12.54%) MySQL
26 534 (12.34%) .NET Framework
27 514 (11.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 488 (11.27%) Finance
29 470 (10.86%) Web Development
30 450 (10.40%) CMS

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 450 (10.40%) CMS
2 332 (7.67%) Node.js
3 290 (6.70%) SharePoint
4 264 (6.10%) Apache
5 165 (3.81%) Tomcat
6 148 (3.42%) Drupal
7 142 (3.28%) IIS
8 136 (3.14%) WordPress
9 125 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 120 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 98 (2.26%) Umbraco
12 76 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
13 74 (1.71%) JBoss
14 61 (1.41%) WebLogic
15 50 (1.16%) nginx
16 48 (1.11%) Apache Solr
17 45 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
18 41 (0.95%) Confluence
18 41 (0.95%) WebSphere
19 37 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 274 (6.33%) Photoshop
2 186 (4.30%) MS Excel
3 120 (2.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 72 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 48 (1.11%) MS Office
6 25 (0.58%) Fireworks
7 14 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 10 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (0.21%) Mingle
10 7 (0.16%) GIMP
10 7 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.14%) InDesign
12 5 (0.12%) PowerPivot
13 4 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.069%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.069%) MS Project
15 1 (0.023%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 65 (1.50%) Magento
2 64 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.12%) Tridion
8 4 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.046%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.046%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.023%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.023%) Summit
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.023%) Shopify
10 1 (0.023%) Radian6
10 1 (0.023%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 128 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (0.79%) Office 365
4 28 (0.65%) SaaS
5 26 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (0.58%) GitHub
7 19 (0.44%) Heroku
7 19 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.23%) Force.com
9 8 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.18%) Basecamp
10 7 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.14%) PaaS
11 6 (0.14%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.069%) IaaS
13 3 (0.069%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.023%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.023%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.66%) HTTP
2 99 (2.29%) Intranet
3 89 (2.06%) Internet
4 21 (0.49%) HTTPS
5 18 (0.42%) Extranet
6 11 (0.25%) Firewall
7 9 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.18%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.16%) SSH
10 6 (0.14%) SSL
10 6 (0.14%) VPN
10 6 (0.14%) LDAP
11 5 (0.12%) FTP
12 3 (0.069%) DNS
12 3 (0.069%) DVB
12 3 (0.069%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (0.046%) AMQP
13 2 (0.046%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (0.046%) DAB
13 2 (0.046%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1001 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 543 (12.54%) MySQL
3 248 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 146 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 138 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 138 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 128 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 126 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 109 (2.52%) NoSQL
9 98 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 91 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
11 74 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 67 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 55 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 49 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
15 47 (1.09%) Big Data
16 34 (0.79%) Redis
16 34 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
17 27 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (0.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 596 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 445 (10.28%) Visual Studio
3 353 (8.15%) Subversion
4 292 (6.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 208 (4.80%) Jasmine
6 187 (4.32%) Grunt
7 157 (3.63%) Jenkins
7 157 (3.63%) Selenium
8 150 (3.47%) JIRA
9 136 (3.14%) JUnit
10 121 (2.80%) Maven
11 111 (2.56%) NUnit
12 107 (2.47%) Eclipse
13 96 (2.22%) PHPUnit
14 92 (2.13%) Cucumber
15 70 (1.62%) Dreamweaver
16 64 (1.48%) Ant
17 63 (1.46%) Axure RP
18 61 (1.41%) QUnit
19 60 (1.39%) Moq
General
1 488 (11.27%) Finance
2 222 (5.13%) Banking
3 161 (3.72%) Marketing
4 94 (2.17%) Retail
5 79 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 77 (1.78%) Publishing
7 70 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 62 (1.43%) Games
9 52 (1.20%) Advertising
10 36 (0.83%) Back Office
11 31 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 30 (0.69%) Legal
13 28 (0.65%) Electronics
14 13 (0.30%) Front Office
14 13 (0.30%) Law
15 12 (0.28%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.25%) Automotive
16 11 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 3721 (85.96%) Developer
2 771 (17.81%) .NET Developer
3 722 (16.68%) Front-End Developer
4 581 (13.42%) Web Developer
5 423 (9.77%) C# Developer
6 354 (8.18%) Senior Developer
7 344 (7.95%) PHP Developer
8 318 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 316 (7.30%) Java Developer
10 260 (6.01%) JavaScript Developer
11 226 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
12 189 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 178 (4.11%) Designer
14 150 (3.47%) UI Developer
15 148 (3.42%) UI Programmer
16 142 (3.28%) SharePoint Developer
17 104 (2.40%) Architect
18 82 (1.89%) Software Engineer
19 81 (1.87%) Front-End Web Developer
20 80 (1.85%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3410 (78.77%) HTML
2 3246 (74.98%) CSS
3 1885 (43.54%) HTML5
4 1650 (38.12%) .NET
5 1350 (31.19%) CSS3
6 1214 (28.04%) ASP.NET
7 881 (20.35%) Ajax
8 806 (18.62%) AngularJS
9 721 (16.66%) XML
10 674 (15.57%) Web Services
11 565 (13.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 534 (12.34%) .NET Framework
13 514 (11.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 445 (10.28%) JSON
15 418 (9.66%) Backbone.js
16 379 (8.75%) WCF
17 368 (8.50%) Spring
18 355 (8.20%) Sass
19 328 (7.58%) REST
20 327 (7.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 436 (10.07%) User Experience
2 161 (3.72%) Open Source
3 137 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 119 (2.75%) W3C
5 114 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 112 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
7 79 (1.82%) Digital Media
8 57 (1.32%) Social Media
9 55 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 46 (1.06%) Visualisation
10 46 (1.06%) N-Tier
11 41 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
12 37 (0.85%) Web 2.0
13 33 (0.76%) Management Information System
14 31 (0.72%) Graphic Design
15 30 (0.69%) NHS
15 30 (0.69%) Algorithms
16 25 (0.58%) DTV
17 24 (0.55%) Data Structures
18 22 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 389 (8.99%) Linux
2 198 (4.57%) Windows
3 155 (3.58%) UNIX
4 108 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 103 (2.38%) Android
6 82 (1.89%) CentOS
7 32 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (0.42%) AIX
9 17 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 14 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 11 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.16%) VMS
13 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1671 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1495 (34.53%) MVC
3 868 (20.05%) TDD
4 733 (16.93%) OO
5 593 (13.70%) Scrum
6 470 (10.86%) Web Development
7 438 (10.12%) Responsive Web Design
8 360 (8.32%) Continuous Integration
9 329 (7.60%) E-Commerce
10 316 (7.30%) BDD
11 276 (6.38%) Unit Testing
12 259 (5.98%) OOP
13 241 (5.57%) Web Design
14 230 (5.31%) Software Engineering
15 214 (4.94%) SOA
16 155 (3.58%) Mentoring
17 154 (3.56%) Content Management
18 127 (2.93%) CRM
19 119 (2.75%) Project Management
20 102 (2.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3601 (83.18%) JavaScript
2 1480 (34.19%) C#
3 956 (22.08%) SQL
4 834 (19.27%) Java
5 756 (17.46%) PHP
6 204 (4.71%) T-SQL
7 182 (4.20%) Ruby
8 164 (3.79%) Python
9 105 (2.43%) PL/SQL
10 91 (2.10%) PHP5
11 89 (2.06%) VB.NET
12 70 (1.62%) C
13 54 (1.25%) VBA
14 51 (1.18%) Perl
14 51 (1.18%) Scala
15 50 (1.16%) PowerShell
16 47 (1.09%) Shell Script
17 43 (0.99%) XPath
18 41 (0.95%) VB
19 40 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 205 (4.74%) Degree
2 141 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 80 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 51 (1.18%) VCP4
5 31 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.18%) MCP
7 7 (0.16%) ISEB
7 7 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.14%) MCSD
9 5 (0.12%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.092%) MCITP
10 4 (0.092%) MCAD
10 4 (0.092%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.069%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.046%) CIPD
12 2 (0.046%) MCTS
12 2 (0.046%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.023%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.023%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.023%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.10%) QA
2 17 (0.39%) WCAG
3 16 (0.37%) WAI
4 12 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.21%) SLA
6 3 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.046%) HL7
7 2 (0.046%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.046%) EMIR
8 1 (0.023%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.23%) Varnish
3 9 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.16%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.16%) vCloud
5 5 (0.12%) Docker
5 5 (0.12%) Firmware
6 2 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.023%) Squid
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 48 (1.11%) Puppet
2 25 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.51%) Ansible
4 16 (0.37%) Vagrant
5 11 (0.25%) Capistrano
6 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.16%) OpenIDM
7 7 (0.16%) Salt
8 6 (0.14%) OpenAM
8 6 (0.14%) logstash
9 5 (0.12%) Kibana
10 4 (0.092%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.092%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.069%) Control-M
12 2 (0.046%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.046%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.046%) cPanel
13 1 (0.023%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.023%) OpenSSO
13 1 (0.023%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 556 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 370 (8.55%) Oracle
3 196 (4.53%) Adobe
4 143 (3.30%) Zend
5 118 (2.73%) Google
6 101 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 66 (1.52%) Twitter
8 56 (1.29%) Telerik
9 50 (1.16%) hybris
10 44 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 40 (0.92%) SAP
12 31 (0.72%) EPiServer
12 31 (0.72%) Open Text
13 30 (0.69%) VMware
13 30 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (0.60%) IBM
15 22 (0.51%) RedDot
16 20 (0.46%) Sencha
16 20 (0.46%) Facebook
17 16 (0.37%) Orchard
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Solid Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 per day Negotiable, but DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £30 - 35 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £140 - £170 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago