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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 41 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2312 2388 1921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.05% 4.67% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.14% 16.42% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1581 1601 1187
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 33
Average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +62.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.80 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.57 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-16.42% +60.91%

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
15275 14547 14278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.77% 28.42% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10353 9407 8698
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 282 356
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 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
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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 -10 2085 £350 - 1251
London -7 938 £375 - 338
South East -12 410 £330 +1.53% 235
City of London +5 217 £400 - 123
North West -5 159 £325 +8.33% 182
Scotland -4 143 £350 +20.68% 62
South West -18 141 £375 +15.38% 108
Yorkshire +5 125 £325 +8.33% 122
Surrey +13 113 £360 +30.90% 29
Manchester +4 110 £325 -7.14% 100
West Midlands -6 99 £311 +13.18% 87
West Yorkshire +4 85 £325 +13.04% 66
East of England -28 85 £331 +10.41% 89
East Midlands +1 82 £318 +27.00% 67
Edinburgh -1 82 £350 +16.66% 19
Bristol +5 78 £400 +14.28% 21
Berkshire -32 67 £313 -3.84% 48
Leeds +7 66 £325 +8.33% 37
Buckinghamshire +1 62 £350 +7.69% 9
Hampshire -38 58 £345 +6.15% 66
Wales +15 54 £420 +39.07% 18
South Wales +14 49 £420 +34.40% 12
Glasgow +8 48 £345 +6.15% 28
Birmingham +12 45 £300 +4.80% 27
Milton Keynes +5 44 £361 +3.14% 6
North East -6 41 £350 +7.69% 22
Cardiff +18 38 £425 - 8
Cambridgeshire -3 36 £375 +43.54% 34
East Sussex 0 35 £300 +71.42% 17
Northamptonshire +15 32 £325 +49.42% 9

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 3734 (82.25%) JavaScript
2 3644 (80.26%) HTML
3 3386 (74.58%) CSS
4 2022 (44.54%) HTML5
5 1656 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
6 1636 (36.04%) .NET
7 1538 (33.88%) MVC
8 1456 (32.07%) C#
9 1418 (31.23%) CSS3
10 1224 (26.96%) ASP.NET
11 1020 (22.47%) Ajax
12 981 (21.61%) SQL Server
13 913 (20.11%) SQL
14 892 (19.65%) PHP
15 816 (17.97%) TDD
16 799 (17.60%) Java
17 774 (17.05%) OO
18 769 (16.94%) XML
19 685 (15.09%) AngularJS
20 671 (14.78%) MySQL
21 666 (14.67%) Web Services
22 647 (14.25%) Git (software)
23 629 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
24 603 (13.28%) Scrum
25 553 (12.18%) Microsoft
26 535 (11.78%) Web Development
27 529 (11.65%) Responsive Web Design
28 499 (10.99%) JSON
29 488 (10.75%) .NET Framework
30 476 (10.48%) Finance

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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
1 455 (10.02%) CMS
2 323 (7.11%) Apache
3 294 (6.48%) SharePoint
4 272 (5.99%) Node.js
5 167 (3.68%) Drupal
6 158 (3.48%) Tomcat
7 152 (3.35%) IIS
8 137 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 126 (2.78%) WordPress
10 117 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 92 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
11 92 (2.03%) Umbraco
12 85 (1.87%) JBoss
13 55 (1.21%) WebLogic
14 54 (1.19%) Confluence
15 48 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
16 36 (0.79%) Apache Solr
16 36 (0.79%) WebSphere
17 32 (0.70%) Joomla!
18 30 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 295 (6.50%) Photoshop
2 160 (3.52%) MS Excel
3 133 (2.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 37 (0.81%) MS Office
6 33 (0.73%) InfoPath
7 27 (0.59%) Fireworks
8 12 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (0.15%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.11%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.11%) GIMP
10 5 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.066%) Mingle
11 3 (0.066%) InDesign
12 2 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.022%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 86 (1.89%) Magento
2 45 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.79%) Google Analytics
4 24 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (0.35%) SiteCatalyst
6 11 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.13%) Shopify
9 5 (0.11%) Tridion
10 4 (0.088%) Agresso
11 3 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.066%) Remedy AR System
12 2 (0.044%) ResourceLink
12 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.044%) osCommerce
13 1 (0.022%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.022%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 83 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (0.86%) GitHub
4 26 (0.57%) Office 365
4 26 (0.57%) SaaS
5 19 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.24%) Heroku
7 10 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.18%) Basecamp
9 7 (0.15%) PaaS
10 6 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.088%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.066%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.066%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.022%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.022%) IaaS
13 1 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.022%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.46%) HTTP
2 107 (2.36%) Internet
3 84 (1.85%) Intranet
4 25 (0.55%) Extranet
5 18 (0.40%) HTTPS
6 15 (0.33%) SSH
7 13 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.26%) SMTP
9 10 (0.22%) VoIP
10 9 (0.20%) FTP
10 9 (0.20%) DNS
10 9 (0.20%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.18%) SSL
12 6 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
13 5 (0.11%) PBX
14 4 (0.088%) DAB
14 4 (0.088%) Firewall
15 2 (0.044%) AMQP
15 2 (0.044%) Reverse Proxy
15 2 (0.044%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 981 (21.61%) SQL Server
2 671 (14.78%) MySQL
3 260 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 139 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 135 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 131 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 119 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 115 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 97 (2.14%) MongoDB
9 97 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 76 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
11 66 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 65 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 57 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 45 (0.99%) Big Data
15 38 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
16 35 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
17 24 (0.53%) Redis
18 22 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 647 (14.25%) Git (software)
2 444 (9.78%) Subversion
3 400 (8.81%) Visual Studio
4 259 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 216 (4.76%) Jasmine
6 158 (3.48%) Jenkins
7 156 (3.44%) JUnit
8 152 (3.35%) JIRA
9 147 (3.24%) Grunt
10 135 (2.97%) Maven
11 132 (2.91%) Selenium
12 124 (2.73%) Eclipse
13 114 (2.51%) NUnit
14 101 (2.22%) PHPUnit
14 101 (2.22%) Cucumber
15 76 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
16 58 (1.28%) QUnit
17 53 (1.17%) SpecFlow
18 52 (1.15%) Moq
19 50 (1.10%) Ant
General
1 476 (10.48%) Finance
2 202 (4.45%) Banking
3 184 (4.05%) Marketing
4 118 (2.60%) Retail
5 80 (1.76%) Publishing
6 65 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 62 (1.37%) Games
8 56 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 47 (1.04%) Advertising
10 36 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 34 (0.75%) Legal
12 28 (0.62%) Front Office
13 27 (0.59%) Back Office
14 26 (0.57%) Electronics
15 14 (0.31%) Law
16 11 (0.24%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.24%) Automotive
16 11 (0.24%) French Language
17 7 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3998 (88.06%) Developer
2 932 (20.53%) Front-End Developer
3 772 (17.00%) .NET Developer
4 694 (15.29%) Web Developer
5 412 (9.07%) C# Developer
6 401 (8.83%) Senior Developer
6 401 (8.83%) PHP Developer
7 336 (7.40%) Java Developer
8 312 (6.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 257 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 244 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 205 (4.52%) UI Developer
12 197 (4.34%) UI Programmer
13 187 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 167 (3.68%) Designer
15 151 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
16 149 (3.28%) Front-End Web Developer
17 97 (2.14%) Software Developer
18 95 (2.09%) Architect
19 81 (1.78%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3644 (80.26%) HTML
2 3386 (74.58%) CSS
3 2022 (44.54%) HTML5
4 1636 (36.04%) .NET
5 1418 (31.23%) CSS3
6 1224 (26.96%) ASP.NET
7 1020 (22.47%) Ajax
8 769 (16.94%) XML
9 685 (15.09%) AngularJS
10 666 (14.67%) Web Services
11 629 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 499 (10.99%) JSON
13 488 (10.75%) .NET Framework
14 472 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 436 (9.60%) Backbone.js
16 391 (8.61%) Spring
17 364 (8.02%) WCF
18 363 (8.00%) REST
19 357 (7.86%) Sass
20 299 (6.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 445 (9.80%) User Experience
2 177 (3.90%) Open Source
3 172 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 157 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
5 135 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 108 (2.38%) W3C
7 72 (1.59%) Digital Media
8 57 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
9 53 (1.17%) Social Media
10 50 (1.10%) N-Tier
11 49 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 46 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 30 (0.66%) Web 2.0
14 28 (0.62%) Management Information System
15 27 (0.59%) GIS
16 26 (0.57%) iPad
17 25 (0.55%) Algorithms
17 25 (0.55%) DTV
18 24 (0.53%) NHS
19 23 (0.51%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 404 (8.90%) Linux
2 201 (4.43%) Windows
3 179 (3.94%) UNIX
4 118 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 98 (2.16%) Android
6 89 (1.96%) CentOS
7 31 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 14 (0.31%) AIX
12 13 (0.29%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.26%) Solaris
14 11 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (0.22%) Debian
16 9 (0.20%) VMS
17 7 (0.15%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.13%) HPUX
18 6 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1656 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
2 1538 (33.88%) MVC
3 816 (17.97%) TDD
4 774 (17.05%) OO
5 603 (13.28%) Scrum
6 535 (11.78%) Web Development
7 529 (11.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 398 (8.77%) E-Commerce
9 362 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
10 321 (7.07%) BDD
11 288 (6.34%) Web Design
12 279 (6.15%) Unit Testing
13 255 (5.62%) OOP
14 198 (4.36%) Software Engineering
15 178 (3.92%) SOA
16 138 (3.04%) Content Management
17 132 (2.91%) Mentoring
18 124 (2.73%) Project Management
19 113 (2.49%) SEO
20 110 (2.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3734 (82.25%) JavaScript
2 1456 (32.07%) C#
3 913 (20.11%) SQL
4 892 (19.65%) PHP
5 799 (17.60%) Java
6 223 (4.91%) T-SQL
7 175 (3.85%) Python
8 160 (3.52%) Ruby
9 122 (2.69%) VB.NET
10 118 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 117 (2.58%) PHP5
12 84 (1.85%) C
13 82 (1.81%) Perl
14 66 (1.45%) C++
15 62 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 60 (1.32%) Scala
17 59 (1.30%) Shell Script
18 56 (1.23%) VB
19 44 (0.97%) XPath
20 42 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 251 (5.53%) Degree
2 130 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 66 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 25 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.22%) Sun Certification
5 10 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (0.13%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.13%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.13%) ISEB
6 6 (0.13%) MCP
7 4 (0.088%) MCSD
7 4 (0.088%) MCTS
8 2 (0.044%) MCITP
8 2 (0.044%) MCPD
8 2 (0.044%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.044%) MCAD
8 2 (0.044%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.022%) MCSA
9 1 (0.022%) PhD
9 1 (0.022%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (2.73%) QA
2 28 (0.62%) WCAG
3 19 (0.42%) WAI
4 11 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.24%) SLA
5 6 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.088%) HL7
7 3 (0.066%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.31%) Varnish
3 11 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.22%) VMware ESX
5 9 (0.20%) vCloud
6 5 (0.11%) Docker
7 3 (0.066%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.044%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.044%) UAG
9 1 (0.022%) Squid
9 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.022%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 35 (0.77%) Puppet
2 29 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.35%) Capistrano
4 14 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 13 (0.29%) OpenSSO
6 12 (0.26%) Ansible
7 11 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.088%) logstash
9 3 (0.066%) Salt
9 3 (0.066%) Nagios
9 3 (0.066%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.066%) OpenIDM
10 2 (0.044%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.044%) Cacti
10 2 (0.044%) Kibana
10 2 (0.044%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.044%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.022%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.022%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 553 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 365 (8.04%) Oracle
3 206 (4.54%) Zend
4 178 (3.92%) Adobe
5 125 (2.75%) Google
6 100 (2.20%) Sitecore
6 100 (2.20%) Twitter
7 53 (1.17%) hybris
8 45 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 43 (0.95%) Telerik
10 42 (0.93%) EPiServer
11 36 (0.79%) SAP
12 34 (0.75%) Facebook
13 26 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (0.57%) VMware
14 23 (0.51%) Sencha
15 22 (0.48%) IBM
16 17 (0.37%) Orchard
17 16 (0.35%) Ektron
18 15 (0.33%) HP
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 625 - 800
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aquent
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £280.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £430 - £480 Per Day Ltd Co basis
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: Yesterday