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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 47 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2165 2238 2227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.70% 4.02% 4.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.25% 14.33% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1606 1452 1540
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 23
Average hourly rate £31.44 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £20.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £34.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.06% -2.07%

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
16337 15619 15306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.89% 28.09% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11094 9900 9829
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 218 264
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -1 2021 £353 +0.78% 1211
London -4 970 £388 -3.12% 368
South East +3 377 £338 +3.84% 204
City of London -2 195 £400 - 89
Yorkshire 0 141 £340 +23.63% 100
North West -11 140 £350 +7.69% 177
West Yorkshire +1 119 £340 +23.63% 62
Leeds +4 107 £340 +29.52% 38
East of England -18 102 £340 +4.61% 81
Scotland -9 94 £338 - 27
West Midlands -8 80 £300 - 103
South West -34 79 £338 +0.74% 75
East Midlands +1 75 £300 +9.09% 81
Hampshire +18 74 £315 -10.00% 42
Berkshire -19 62 £325 -7.14% 51
Manchester -28 58 £325 - 79
Oxfordshire +5 54 £400 +23.07% 17
Edinburgh -12 52 £350 -4.10% 11
North East -9 48 £325 - 19
West Sussex +7 44 £400 +45.45% 16
Cheshire +23 41 £341 +39.28% 61
Cambridgeshire -20 39 £340 -2.85% 26
Surrey -13 38 £375 +22.95% 39
Kent +22 36 £336 +7.60% 12
Bristol -17 36 £325 -13.33% 19
Oxford +4 35 £400 +60.00% 6
Wales +9 34 £400 +23.07% 8
East Sussex +2 34 £250 - 10
Buckinghamshire -16 33 £300 -7.69% 15
Tyne and Wear -5 31 £333 +2.30% 15

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3435 (83.96%) JavaScript
2 3266 (79.83%) HTML
3 3070 (75.04%) CSS
4 1883 (46.03%) HTML5
5 1696 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
6 1578 (38.57%) .NET
7 1439 (35.17%) MVC
8 1418 (34.66%) CSS3
9 1385 (33.85%) C#
10 1137 (27.79%) ASP.NET
11 1131 (27.65%) AngularJS
12 988 (24.15%) SQL Server
13 902 (22.05%) SQL
14 872 (21.32%) TDD
15 834 (20.39%) Java
16 792 (19.36%) Ajax
17 665 (16.26%) PHP
17 665 (16.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 662 (16.18%) OO
19 630 (15.40%) Web Services
20 627 (15.33%) Git (software)
21 612 (14.96%) Scrum
22 571 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC
23 540 (13.20%) XML
24 518 (12.66%) MySQL
25 466 (11.39%) .NET Framework
26 450 (11.00%) JSON
27 446 (10.90%) Responsive Web Design
28 432 (10.56%) Sass
29 430 (10.51%) Web Development

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 428 (10.46%) Node.js
2 383 (9.36%) CMS
3 223 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 154 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 146 (3.57%) IIS
6 141 (3.45%) Apache
7 128 (3.13%) WordPress
8 124 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 120 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 113 (2.76%) Drupal
11 102 (2.49%) Umbraco
12 101 (2.47%) JBoss
13 81 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
14 65 (1.59%) Confluence
14 65 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
14 65 (1.59%) WebLogic
14 65 (1.59%) WebSphere
15 53 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
16 32 (0.78%) nginx
17 24 (0.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 253 (6.18%) Photoshop
2 106 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 93 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 38 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 24 (0.59%) InfoPath
6 20 (0.49%) MS Office
7 12 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (0.27%) InDesign
8 11 (0.27%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.22%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.20%) GIMP
11 2 (0.049%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.049%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.049%) MS Project
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.024%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.00%) Magento
3 14 (0.34%) Tridion
4 12 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.17%) BigMachines
8 4 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.073%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.024%) Summit
10 1 (0.024%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.024%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 98 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (1.86%) GitHub
4 49 (1.20%) SaaS
5 41 (1.00%) Google Analytics
6 37 (0.90%) Office 365
7 19 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
8 16 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.24%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 6 (0.15%) PaaS
13 6 (0.15%) Heroku
13 6 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.073%) Force.com
15 3 (0.073%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 150 (3.67%) HTTP
2 114 (2.79%) Internet
3 79 (1.93%) Intranet
4 18 (0.44%) Firewall
5 14 (0.34%) HTTPS
5 14 (0.34%) FTP
6 12 (0.29%) VPN
6 12 (0.29%) DNS
6 12 (0.29%) 4G
7 11 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (0.27%) SSH
7 11 (0.27%) 3G
8 9 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
8 9 (0.22%) SSL
9 8 (0.20%) DMZ
9 8 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.17%) SMTP
10 7 (0.17%) Extranet
11 6 (0.15%) SAN
11 6 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 988 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 518 (12.66%) MySQL
3 224 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 191 (4.67%) MongoDB
5 157 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 117 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 113 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
8 82 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 82 (2.00%) NoSQL
9 81 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 77 (1.88%) Oracle Database
11 51 (1.25%) Redis
12 47 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
13 39 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 38 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 29 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 25 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (0.59%) RDBMS
18 23 (0.56%) Big Data
19 22 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 627 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 409 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 325 (7.94%) Subversion
4 245 (5.99%) Grunt
5 243 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 185 (4.52%) Jenkins
7 163 (3.98%) Jasmine
7 163 (3.98%) Selenium
8 160 (3.91%) JIRA
9 129 (3.15%) Maven
10 111 (2.71%) JUnit
11 98 (2.40%) TeamCity
12 92 (2.25%) NUnit
13 89 (2.18%) Eclipse
14 82 (2.00%) gulp
15 75 (1.83%) Bower
15 75 (1.83%) Cucumber
16 52 (1.27%) Ant
17 51 (1.25%) Mercurial
18 46 (1.12%) Mockito
General
1 410 (10.02%) Finance
2 167 (4.08%) Marketing
3 148 (3.62%) Banking
4 126 (3.08%) Retail
5 89 (2.18%) Publishing
6 85 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 47 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 45 (1.10%) Games
9 41 (1.00%) Legal
10 40 (0.98%) Advertising
11 32 (0.78%) Back Office
12 27 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 24 (0.59%) Multimedia
14 19 (0.46%) Electronics
15 18 (0.44%) Front Office
15 18 (0.44%) Automotive
16 14 (0.34%) Law
17 10 (0.24%) Military
17 10 (0.24%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3632 (88.78%) Developer
2 794 (19.41%) Front-End Developer
3 757 (18.50%) .NET Developer
4 595 (14.54%) Web Developer
5 311 (7.60%) C# Developer
5 311 (7.60%) Java Developer
6 264 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 261 (6.38%) PHP Developer
8 248 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 244 (5.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 203 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 191 (4.67%) UI Developer
12 180 (4.40%) UI Programmer
13 137 (3.35%) Front-End Web Developer
14 135 (3.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 119 (2.91%) Designer
16 109 (2.66%) SharePoint Developer
17 97 (2.37%) Full Stack Developer
18 91 (2.22%) Software Developer
19 75 (1.83%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3266 (79.83%) HTML
2 3070 (75.04%) CSS
3 1883 (46.03%) HTML5
4 1578 (38.57%) .NET
5 1418 (34.66%) CSS3
6 1137 (27.79%) ASP.NET
7 1131 (27.65%) AngularJS
8 792 (19.36%) Ajax
9 665 (16.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 630 (15.40%) Web Services
11 571 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 540 (13.20%) XML
13 466 (11.39%) .NET Framework
14 450 (11.00%) JSON
15 432 (10.56%) Sass
16 404 (9.88%) Backbone.js
17 343 (8.38%) WCF
18 331 (8.09%) Spring
19 319 (7.80%) Entity Framework
20 289 (7.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 421 (10.29%) User Experience
2 155 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 122 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 100 (2.44%) W3C
5 91 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (1.86%) Social Media
7 59 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (1.34%) Visualisation
9 54 (1.32%) N-Tier
10 48 (1.17%) Digital Media
11 33 (0.81%) GIS
12 29 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
13 28 (0.68%) Graphic Design
14 25 (0.61%) RIA
15 24 (0.59%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.44%) iPhone
17 16 (0.39%) Management Information System
17 16 (0.39%) NHS
17 16 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 311 (7.60%) Linux
2 219 (5.35%) Windows
3 121 (2.96%) UNIX
4 92 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 91 (2.22%) Android
6 35 (0.86%) CentOS
7 27 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 25 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.59%) Mac OS
10 19 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.22%) Solaris
15 8 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (0.17%) AIX
16 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.12%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.098%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1696 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1439 (35.17%) MVC
3 872 (21.32%) TDD
4 662 (16.18%) OO
5 612 (14.96%) Scrum
6 446 (10.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 430 (10.51%) Web Development
8 415 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 378 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
10 321 (7.85%) Unit Testing
11 311 (7.60%) BDD
12 265 (6.48%) Software Engineering
13 223 (5.45%) OOP
14 211 (5.16%) SDLC
15 193 (4.72%) Web Design
16 173 (4.23%) SOA
17 160 (3.91%) Content Management
18 117 (2.86%) CRM
19 106 (2.59%) Automated Testing
20 105 (2.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3435 (83.96%) JavaScript
2 1385 (33.85%) C#
3 902 (22.05%) SQL
4 834 (20.39%) Java
5 665 (16.26%) PHP
6 230 (5.62%) T-SQL
7 122 (2.98%) Python
8 110 (2.69%) Ruby
9 105 (2.57%) VB.NET
10 83 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 76 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 73 (1.78%) VB
13 69 (1.69%) Perl
14 66 (1.61%) Scala
15 63 (1.54%) TypeScript
16 60 (1.47%) C
17 57 (1.39%) PHP5
18 44 (1.08%) C++
19 41 (1.00%) Objective-C
20 37 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 202 (4.94%) Degree
2 199 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 92 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 34 (0.83%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.34%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.15%) HND
8 5 (0.12%) MCSD
9 4 (0.098%) MCP
10 3 (0.073%) MCAD
10 3 (0.073%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.049%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.049%) MCSE
11 2 (0.049%) MCPD
11 2 (0.049%) MCITP
12 1 (0.024%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.024%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.024%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.024%) MCTS
12 1 (0.024%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (2.32%) QA
2 14 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.24%) WCAG
4 9 (0.22%) WAI
5 8 (0.20%) SLA
6 2 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.049%) HL7
6 2 (0.049%) COBIT
6 2 (0.049%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 28 (0.68%) Varnish
3 22 (0.54%) Docker
4 20 (0.49%) vCloud
5 13 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.24%) Squid
7 6 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.098%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.073%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.024%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.024%) vSphere
10 1 (0.024%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 54 (1.32%) Puppet
2 33 (0.81%) Ansible
3 29 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.49%) Salt
5 18 (0.44%) Rundeck
6 16 (0.39%) HAProxy
7 14 (0.34%) logstash
8 13 (0.32%) Kibana
9 12 (0.29%) ZABBIX
10 11 (0.27%) Vagrant
11 9 (0.22%) Apache Shiro
12 8 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.17%) Plesk
14 5 (0.12%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (0.12%) Jitterbit
15 4 (0.098%) Pingdom
15 4 (0.098%) OpenAM
16 3 (0.073%) TeamSite
17 1 (0.024%) MOM
Vendors
1 398 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 285 (6.97%) Oracle
3 248 (6.06%) Adobe
4 111 (2.71%) Zend
5 97 (2.37%) Sitecore
6 86 (2.10%) Google
7 61 (1.49%) Twitter
8 51 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 51 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 46 (1.12%) hybris
10 42 (1.03%) Telerik
11 36 (0.88%) VMware
11 36 (0.88%) IBM
12 22 (0.54%) Atlassian
13 20 (0.49%) EPiServer
13 20 (0.49%) Apple
13 20 (0.49%) Facebook
14 19 (0.46%) Nintex
14 19 (0.46%) SAP
15 18 (0.44%) Sencha
West London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £405 - 445 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Good Rates, Good Team, Interesting Work
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago