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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 49 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2068 2173 2136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.62% 3.97% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.22% 14.28% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 1449 1433
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 31
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.90 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.13 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.12%

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
15641 15215 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.83% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 9806 9151
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 296
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 £17.35 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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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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 -2 1928 £350 - 1155
London -2 941 £388 -3.12% 334
South East +9 356 £350 +7.69% 220
City of London -5 209 £400 -5.88% 73
Yorkshire 0 146 £328 +11.01% 92
West Yorkshire +4 128 £325 +8.33% 55
Leeds -1 109 £330 +10.00% 34
North West -22 106 £340 +4.61% 179
South West -13 97 £310 -4.61% 85
East of England -23 96 £330 +1.53% 67
Scotland -9 95 £345 +6.15% 23
West Midlands -7 76 £300 - 74
East Midlands -13 66 £285 +4.58% 85
Oxfordshire +21 65 £400 +14.28% 20
Hampshire +1 55 £310 -11.42% 43
Edinburgh -5 52 £341 -3.87% 7
Berkshire -7 51 £338 -10.00% 36
Bristol -8 49 £310 -11.42% 31
Manchester -34 47 £325 - 85
Cheshire +24 43 £340 +24.77% 49
Buckinghamshire +5 42 £300 - 20
Kent +12 40 £338 +10.20% 16
Oxford +9 40 £403 +16.24% 7
Surrey -7 40 £400 +23.07% 50
North East -19 35 £325 - 18
West Sussex +6 33 £368 +40.00% 17
Cambridgeshire -29 32 £325 -9.72% 24
East Sussex +9 31 £300 - 13
Milton Keynes +9 31 £300 -14.28% 13
Hertfordshire -9 28 £360 - 17

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 3425 (84.26%) JavaScript
2 3185 (78.35%) HTML
3 3043 (74.86%) CSS
4 1836 (45.17%) HTML5
5 1664 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
6 1619 (39.83%) .NET
7 1468 (36.11%) MVC
8 1434 (35.28%) C#
9 1399 (34.42%) CSS3
10 1195 (29.40%) ASP.NET
11 1109 (27.28%) AngularJS
12 995 (24.48%) SQL Server
13 892 (21.94%) TDD
14 874 (21.50%) SQL
15 802 (19.73%) Java
16 763 (18.77%) Ajax
17 675 (16.61%) OO
18 642 (15.79%) PHP
19 626 (15.40%) Web Services
20 609 (14.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 607 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
22 593 (14.59%) Scrum
23 544 (13.38%) Git (software)
24 535 (13.16%) XML
25 497 (12.23%) .NET Framework
26 487 (11.98%) MySQL
27 430 (10.58%) Microsoft
28 423 (10.41%) JSON
29 421 (10.36%) Responsive Web Design
30 417 (10.26%) Web Development

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 399 (9.82%) Node.js
2 378 (9.30%) CMS
3 232 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 153 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 144 (3.54%) Apache
6 137 (3.37%) IIS
7 133 (3.27%) WordPress
8 132 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 116 (2.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 103 (2.53%) Drupal
11 101 (2.48%) Umbraco
12 82 (2.02%) JBoss
13 73 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 62 (1.53%) Confluence
15 61 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
15 61 (1.50%) WebSphere
16 59 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
17 56 (1.38%) WebLogic
18 29 (0.71%) nginx
18 29 (0.71%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 241 (5.93%) Photoshop
2 120 (2.95%) MS Excel
3 81 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 29 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 20 (0.49%) MS Office
6 19 (0.47%) InfoPath
7 14 (0.34%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.17%) InDesign
9 7 (0.17%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.15%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.15%) GIMP
11 4 (0.098%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.049%) MS Project
13 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.025%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.96%) Magento
3 11 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.27%) Tridion
4 7 (0.17%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.074%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.025%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.025%) Summit
8 1 (0.025%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 110 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (1.53%) GitHub
4 52 (1.28%) SaaS
5 41 (1.01%) Office 365
6 35 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 17 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
8 15 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.20%) Heroku
12 8 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.17%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.15%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.098%) Force.com
16 3 (0.074%) PaaS
17 2 (0.049%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 132 (3.25%) HTTP
2 108 (2.66%) Internet
3 81 (1.99%) Intranet
4 16 (0.39%) Firewall
5 14 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.25%) Extranet
6 10 (0.25%) VPN
7 9 (0.22%) SSL
8 8 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.17%) DNS
10 6 (0.15%) SMS
10 6 (0.15%) SAN
10 6 (0.15%) DMZ
10 6 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (0.15%) AMQP
11 5 (0.12%) DAB
12 3 (0.074%) SMTP
12 3 (0.074%) Skype
12 3 (0.074%) WEP
13 2 (0.049%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 995 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 487 (11.98%) MySQL
3 215 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 164 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 157 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 121 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 87 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 86 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
8 86 (2.12%) NoSQL
9 84 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 76 (1.87%) Oracle Database
11 53 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 49 (1.21%) Redis
13 36 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 33 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 27 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (0.66%) RDBMS
15 27 (0.66%) Big Data
16 24 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 544 (13.38%) Git (software)
2 408 (10.04%) Visual Studio
3 313 (7.70%) Subversion
4 252 (6.20%) Grunt
5 228 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 166 (4.08%) Jasmine
7 149 (3.67%) Selenium
8 147 (3.62%) Jenkins
9 143 (3.52%) JIRA
10 117 (2.88%) Maven
11 104 (2.56%) JUnit
12 100 (2.46%) NUnit
13 87 (2.14%) Bower
14 86 (2.12%) gulp
15 80 (1.97%) TeamCity
16 74 (1.82%) Cucumber
16 74 (1.82%) Eclipse
17 54 (1.33%) Ant
18 48 (1.18%) ReSharper
19 47 (1.16%) Mockito
General
1 405 (9.96%) Finance
2 160 (3.94%) Marketing
3 129 (3.17%) Banking
4 109 (2.68%) Retail
5 80 (1.97%) Publishing
6 75 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 60 (1.48%) Games
8 55 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 39 (0.96%) Advertising
10 35 (0.86%) Legal
11 34 (0.84%) Back Office
12 25 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 21 (0.52%) Electronics
14 20 (0.49%) Automotive
15 17 (0.42%) Front Office
16 16 (0.39%) Multimedia
17 15 (0.37%) Law
18 8 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.17%) Financial Institution
20 6 (0.15%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 3573 (87.90%) Developer
2 790 (19.43%) .NET Developer
3 731 (17.98%) Front-End Developer
4 590 (14.51%) Web Developer
5 338 (8.31%) C# Developer
6 300 (7.38%) Java Developer
7 284 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 272 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 270 (6.64%) PHP Developer
10 257 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 216 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
12 179 (4.40%) UI Developer
13 171 (4.21%) UI Programmer
14 153 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 132 (3.25%) Front-End Web Developer
16 121 (2.98%) SharePoint Developer
17 120 (2.95%) Designer
18 78 (1.92%) Software Developer
19 77 (1.89%) Architect
20 75 (1.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3185 (78.35%) HTML
2 3043 (74.86%) CSS
3 1836 (45.17%) HTML5
4 1619 (39.83%) .NET
5 1399 (34.42%) CSS3
6 1195 (29.40%) ASP.NET
7 1109 (27.28%) AngularJS
8 763 (18.77%) Ajax
9 626 (15.40%) Web Services
10 609 (14.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 607 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 535 (13.16%) XML
13 497 (12.23%) .NET Framework
14 423 (10.41%) JSON
15 410 (10.09%) Backbone.js
16 391 (9.62%) Sass
17 364 (8.95%) WCF
18 343 (8.44%) Entity Framework
19 320 (7.87%) Spring
20 267 (6.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 414 (10.18%) User Experience
2 141 (3.47%) Mobile App
3 105 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 99 (2.44%) W3C
5 77 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (1.70%) Social Media
7 57 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (1.35%) Visualisation
8 55 (1.35%) N-Tier
9 41 (1.01%) Digital Media
10 31 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
10 31 (0.76%) GIS
11 26 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 26 (0.64%) RIA
12 25 (0.62%) Client/Server
12 25 (0.62%) Graphic Design
13 19 (0.47%) Algorithms
13 19 (0.47%) iPhone
14 17 (0.42%) NHS
15 16 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 263 (6.47%) Linux
2 214 (5.26%) Windows
3 101 (2.48%) Android
4 98 (2.41%) UNIX
5 97 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 35 (0.86%) CentOS
7 23 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (0.20%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.17%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.15%) AIX
15 6 (0.15%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.12%) Solaris
17 4 (0.098%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1664 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1468 (36.11%) MVC
3 892 (21.94%) TDD
4 675 (16.61%) OO
5 593 (14.59%) Scrum
6 421 (10.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 417 (10.26%) Web Development
8 380 (9.35%) E-Commerce
9 365 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
10 294 (7.23%) Unit Testing
11 279 (6.86%) Software Engineering
11 279 (6.86%) BDD
12 226 (5.56%) OOP
13 192 (4.72%) SDLC
14 176 (4.33%) Web Design
15 164 (4.03%) SOA
16 142 (3.49%) Content Management
17 114 (2.80%) CRM
18 110 (2.71%) Mentoring
19 91 (2.24%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3425 (84.26%) JavaScript
2 1434 (35.28%) C#
3 874 (21.50%) SQL
4 802 (19.73%) Java
5 642 (15.79%) PHP
6 215 (5.29%) T-SQL
7 118 (2.90%) Python
8 99 (2.44%) Ruby
9 86 (2.12%) VB.NET
10 64 (1.57%) PHP5
11 62 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 61 (1.50%) Scala
12 61 (1.50%) PL/SQL
13 58 (1.43%) PowerShell
14 57 (1.40%) Perl
15 56 (1.38%) C
16 47 (1.16%) VB
16 47 (1.16%) Objective-C
17 40 (0.98%) C++
18 36 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 197 (4.85%) Degree
2 178 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 77 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 35 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.34%) Sun Certification
7 11 (0.27%) MCSD
8 9 (0.22%) MCP
9 7 (0.17%) MCAD
10 6 (0.15%) HND
11 3 (0.074%) MCITP
11 3 (0.074%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.049%) MCPD
12 2 (0.049%) MCSE
13 1 (0.025%) Siebel Certification
13 1 (0.025%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.025%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.025%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.025%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.025%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (2.31%) QA
2 10 (0.25%) WCAG
3 8 (0.20%) WAI
4 6 (0.15%) SLA
5 3 (0.074%) HL7
6 2 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.025%) COBIT
7 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.025%) EMIR
System Software
1 22 (0.54%) Varnish
2 19 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.42%) Docker
4 14 (0.34%) vCloud
5 11 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.17%) Squid
7 3 (0.074%) Firmware
7 3 (0.074%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.025%) vSphere
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.025%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (1.11%) Puppet
2 29 (0.71%) Ansible
3 26 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.39%) Salt
5 14 (0.34%) Rundeck
6 11 (0.27%) HAProxy
7 10 (0.25%) logstash
8 9 (0.22%) Kibana
8 9 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 8 (0.20%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.20%) Apache Shiro
10 7 (0.17%) Plesk
11 6 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.12%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.098%) OpenAM
13 4 (0.098%) TeamSite
13 4 (0.098%) Jitterbit
13 4 (0.098%) Pingdom
14 2 (0.049%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 430 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 266 (6.54%) Oracle
3 228 (5.61%) Adobe
4 113 (2.78%) Zend
5 103 (2.53%) Sitecore
6 84 (2.07%) Google
7 62 (1.53%) Twitter
8 49 (1.21%) Telerik
9 47 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 43 (1.06%) hybris
11 42 (1.03%) IBM
12 36 (0.89%) Red Hat
13 29 (0.71%) VMware
14 25 (0.62%) Apple
15 23 (0.57%) EPiServer
15 23 (0.57%) Sencha
16 21 (0.52%) Nintex
16 21 (0.52%) Facebook
17 20 (0.49%) Atlassian
18 19 (0.47%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £380 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday