The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 46 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2167 2152 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.97% 4.21% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.36% 15.06% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1453 1325
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 59
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £18.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £41.70 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15088 14292 15009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.61% 27.96% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9707 9068 9177
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 284 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 -4 2023 £350 +3.70% 1167
London -2 1008 £400 +6.95% 403
South East -11 272 £325 +2.44% 220
City of London +2 231 £425 +21.42% 118
East of England +10 151 £325 - 80
South West +3 142 £325 - 90
North West +5 131 £325 +8.33% 140
Yorkshire +12 111 £283 -2.16% 83
Scotland -5 101 £350 - 53
West Midlands -10 97 £300 +9.09% 57
Manchester +5 92 £325 +8.33% 77
West Yorkshire +12 75 £295 +7.27% 45
East Midlands +13 71 £275 -2.65% 79
Berkshire -29 66 £375 +25.00% 45
Leeds +1 63 £275 - 25
Cambridgeshire +7 60 £361 -3.66% 34
Edinburgh +2 55 £358 +30.00% 17
Bristol +2 53 £350 +21.73% 20
Hampshire -31 52 £350 +12.00% 46
Surrey +4 47 £320 -1.53% 38
Cambridge +10 39 £394 +8.62% 21
Norfolk - 34 £260 - 5
Leicestershire +4 33 £268 -2.72% 23
Buckinghamshire -5 33 £300 -12.40% 22
North East +2 28 £325 +13.53% 14
Glasgow -2 28 £300 - 27
Norwich - 28 £255 - 4
Hertfordshire -5 24 £363 -3.33% 12
Reading -9 24 £388 +3.33% 18
Birmingham -9 24 £300 +9.09% 13

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3803 (82.62%) JavaScript
2 3611 (78.45%) HTML
3 3433 (74.58%) CSS
4 1973 (42.86%) HTML5
5 1765 (38.34%) .NET
6 1570 (34.11%) C#
7 1554 (33.76%) MVC
8 1375 (29.87%) CSS3
9 1303 (28.31%) ASP.NET
10 1118 (24.29%) SQL Server
11 1058 (22.99%) Ajax
12 979 (21.27%) Agile Software Development
13 888 (19.29%) SQL
14 857 (18.62%) Java
15 855 (18.57%) PHP
16 836 (18.16%) TDD
17 832 (18.08%) XML
18 762 (16.55%) OO
19 747 (16.23%) Web Services
20 682 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
21 667 (14.49%) Web Development
22 656 (14.25%) MySQL
23 595 (12.93%) Scrum
24 545 (11.84%) .NET Framework
25 538 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
26 537 (11.67%) AngularJS
27 523 (11.36%) JSON
28 503 (10.93%) Git (software)
29 491 (10.67%) Finance
30 471 (10.23%) Microsoft

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 466 (10.12%) CMS
2 284 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 258 (5.61%) Apache
4 216 (4.69%) Node.js
5 188 (4.08%) IIS
6 151 (3.28%) Drupal
7 150 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 142 (3.08%) Tomcat
9 139 (3.02%) Umbraco
10 136 (2.95%) WordPress
11 104 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 98 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
13 76 (1.65%) WebLogic
14 53 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
14 53 (1.15%) Confluence
15 50 (1.09%) WebSphere
16 39 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
17 27 (0.59%) Apache Solr
18 21 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
19 19 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 301 (6.54%) Photoshop
2 148 (3.22%) MS Excel
3 133 (2.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 42 (0.91%) MS Office
5 36 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 25 (0.54%) Fireworks
7 18 (0.39%) Acrobat
8 9 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (0.11%) InDesign
10 4 (0.087%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (0.087%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.065%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.043%) GIMP
12 2 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 79 (1.72%) Magento
2 38 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 30 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.22%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
9 4 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.065%) Shopify
10 3 (0.065%) RiskWrite
10 3 (0.065%) Agresso
10 3 (0.065%) Tridion
10 3 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.065%) Remedy AR System
11 2 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
11 2 (0.043%) Markit EDM
12 1 (0.022%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.022%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 68 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (0.89%) SaaS
4 26 (0.56%) GitHub
5 21 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
6 16 (0.35%) Office 365
7 15 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.13%) Heroku
10 4 (0.087%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.065%) PaaS
12 2 (0.043%) Force.com
12 2 (0.043%) Trello
13 1 (0.022%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.022%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.022%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.15%) Internet
2 113 (2.45%) HTTP
3 85 (1.85%) Intranet
4 33 (0.72%) Extranet
5 19 (0.41%) SMTP
6 18 (0.39%) LDAP
7 17 (0.37%) SSH
8 15 (0.33%) FTP
9 14 (0.30%) SSL
10 11 (0.24%) DNS
11 10 (0.22%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.17%) VoIP
12 8 (0.17%) TCP/IP
13 6 (0.13%) AMQP
13 6 (0.13%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.13%) Firewall
14 5 (0.11%) Bluetooth
15 4 (0.087%) Asterisk PBX
15 4 (0.087%) SAN
15 4 (0.087%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1118 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 656 (14.25%) MySQL
3 298 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 172 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 150 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 134 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 115 (2.50%) MongoDB
8 112 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 86 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 77 (1.67%) Oracle Database
11 63 (1.37%) NoSQL
12 62 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 40 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
14 38 (0.83%) Big Data
15 37 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 35 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
17 26 (0.56%) Hadoop
18 25 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
19 23 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
20 21 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 503 (10.93%) Git (software)
2 440 (9.56%) Subversion
3 403 (8.76%) Visual Studio
4 213 (4.63%) Maven
5 198 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 175 (3.80%) Jasmine
7 150 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 145 (3.15%) JUnit
9 136 (2.95%) Eclipse
10 133 (2.89%) NUnit
11 113 (2.45%) JIRA
12 104 (2.26%) Selenium
13 102 (2.22%) Grunt
14 90 (1.96%) Ant
15 73 (1.59%) Cucumber
16 61 (1.33%) TeamCity
17 54 (1.17%) Mercurial
18 53 (1.15%) PHPUnit
19 52 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
20 50 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 491 (10.67%) Finance
2 176 (3.82%) Banking
3 152 (3.30%) Marketing
4 146 (3.17%) Retail
5 97 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 90 (1.96%) Publishing
7 63 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 59 (1.28%) Games
9 56 (1.22%) Advertising
10 42 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 39 (0.85%) Legal
12 33 (0.72%) Front Office
13 31 (0.67%) Back Office
14 28 (0.61%) Electronics
15 20 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.30%) Automotive
17 11 (0.24%) French Language
18 10 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.20%) Multimedia
20 7 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 4134 (89.81%) Developer
2 882 (19.16%) Front-End Developer
3 852 (18.51%) .NET Developer
4 795 (17.27%) Web Developer
5 450 (9.78%) C# Developer
6 388 (8.43%) Java Developer
7 346 (7.52%) PHP Developer
8 342 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 341 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 334 (7.26%) Senior Developer
11 245 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
12 233 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 215 (4.67%) UI Developer
14 201 (4.37%) UI Programmer
15 171 (3.71%) Front-End Web Developer
16 158 (3.43%) Designer
17 147 (3.19%) SharePoint Developer
18 95 (2.06%) Software Developer
18 95 (2.06%) Drupal Developer
19 93 (2.02%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3611 (78.45%) HTML
2 3433 (74.58%) CSS
3 1973 (42.86%) HTML5
4 1765 (38.34%) .NET
5 1375 (29.87%) CSS3
6 1303 (28.31%) ASP.NET
7 1058 (22.99%) Ajax
8 832 (18.08%) XML
9 747 (16.23%) Web Services
10 682 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 545 (11.84%) .NET Framework
12 537 (11.67%) AngularJS
13 523 (11.36%) JSON
14 458 (9.95%) Spring
15 439 (9.54%) WCF
16 437 (9.49%) Backbone.js
17 359 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 345 (7.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 299 (6.50%) J2EE
20 296 (6.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 177 (3.85%) Open Source
2 160 (3.48%) Mobile App
3 134 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 97 (2.11%) W3C
5 84 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (1.24%) Digital Media
7 51 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
8 50 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 44 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 42 (0.91%) Social Media
11 35 (0.76%) GIS
12 30 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 29 (0.63%) Web 2.0
14 27 (0.59%) DTV
14 27 (0.59%) Blog
15 26 (0.56%) iPad
16 23 (0.50%) RIA
17 20 (0.43%) Blackberry
18 18 (0.39%) E-Learning
19 17 (0.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 411 (8.93%) Linux
2 260 (5.65%) Windows
3 225 (4.89%) UNIX
4 123 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 103 (2.24%) Android
6 49 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (0.93%) CentOS
8 37 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (0.70%) Solaris
10 25 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 20 (0.43%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.28%) Fedora
14 12 (0.26%) AIX
15 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.15%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.13%) HPUX
18 5 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1554 (33.76%) MVC
2 979 (21.27%) Agile Software Development
3 836 (18.16%) TDD
4 762 (16.55%) OO
5 667 (14.49%) Web Development
6 595 (12.93%) Scrum
7 538 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 455 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 335 (7.28%) Unit Testing
9 335 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
10 327 (7.10%) OOP
11 302 (6.56%) BDD
12 285 (6.19%) Web Design
13 195 (4.24%) Software Engineering
14 194 (4.21%) Content Management
15 145 (3.15%) SEO
16 139 (3.02%) SOA
17 110 (2.39%) Configuration Management
18 105 (2.28%) Kanban
19 101 (2.19%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3803 (82.62%) JavaScript
2 1570 (34.11%) C#
3 888 (19.29%) SQL
4 857 (18.62%) Java
5 855 (18.57%) PHP
6 224 (4.87%) T-SQL
7 168 (3.65%) Python
8 152 (3.30%) PHP5
9 144 (3.13%) Ruby
10 131 (2.85%) VB.NET
11 121 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 71 (1.54%) Perl
13 64 (1.39%) C++
14 60 (1.30%) C
15 57 (1.24%) Scala
16 50 (1.09%) PowerShell
17 42 (0.91%) VB
18 35 (0.76%) XPath
19 33 (0.72%) Shell Script
20 25 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 261 (5.67%) Degree
2 82 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 36 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 13 (0.28%) MCTS
7 11 (0.24%) MCITP
8 10 (0.22%) MCSD
9 8 (0.17%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.11%) MCP
11 3 (0.065%) MBA
11 3 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.065%) MCAD
11 3 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.065%) MCPD
12 2 (0.043%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (0.043%) HND
13 1 (0.022%) GISP
13 1 (0.022%) PhD
13 1 (0.022%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (3.00%) QA
2 33 (0.72%) WCAG
3 30 (0.65%) WAI
4 20 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.17%) SLA
7 4 (0.087%) HL7
7 4 (0.087%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.065%) Section 508
8 3 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.043%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.022%) EMIR
10 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.022%) TickIT
10 1 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.022%) Basel III
System Software
1 43 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.39%) Varnish
3 10 (0.22%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.11%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.065%) vCloud
5 3 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.043%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.043%) UAG
6 2 (0.043%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.022%) Squid
Systems Management
1 25 (0.54%) Puppet
2 18 (0.39%) Capistrano
3 17 (0.37%) Nagios
4 16 (0.35%) OpenSSO
5 8 (0.17%) Ansible
6 6 (0.13%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.11%) Control-M
8 4 (0.087%) Cacti
9 3 (0.065%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.043%) SCOM
10 2 (0.043%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.043%) Munin
10 2 (0.043%) OpenIDM
10 2 (0.043%) Opsview
11 1 (0.022%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.022%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.022%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 471 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 365 (7.93%) Oracle
3 210 (4.56%) Adobe
4 189 (4.11%) Zend
5 112 (2.43%) Sitecore
6 108 (2.35%) Twitter
7 86 (1.87%) Google
8 74 (1.61%) JBoss
9 72 (1.56%) hybris
10 53 (1.15%) EPiServer
11 39 (0.85%) SAP
12 32 (0.70%) Rackspace
13 31 (0.67%) Telerik
14 30 (0.65%) Sencha
15 27 (0.59%) Facebook
16 24 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
17 23 (0.50%) Ektron
18 22 (0.48%) Red Hat
18 22 (0.48%) ATG
19 21 (0.46%) IBM
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Roc Search
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 to £310 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £29,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Attractive rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago