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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 48 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2262 2270 2046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.93% 4.37% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.42% 15.13% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1470 1565 1264
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.38 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £55.00 £50.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +19.65%

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
15691 15007 15615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 28.87% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10164 9643 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 265 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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 -7 2113 £350 - 1133
London +1 1006 £388 +3.33% 369
South East -7 316 £335 -4.28% 201
City of London -2 207 £400 +6.95% 111
South West -20 149 £339 -0.36% 70
East of England -3 148 £325 -13.33% 68
North West -1 137 £325 +4.83% 160
West Midlands -10 119 £300 +9.09% 67
Yorkshire +8 118 £290 -3.33% 133
Manchester +8 91 £325 +0.77% 87
Scotland -15 90 £338 +11.11% 48
West Yorkshire +10 87 £295 -1.66% 65
Berkshire -25 72 £340 +4.61% 40
East Midlands +11 66 £300 +9.09% 46
Leeds +3 66 £285 -5.00% 41
Bristol +9 65 £375 +7.14% 15
Surrey +21 64 £350 +4.47% 51
Cambridgeshire +19 52 £350 -6.66% 36
Edinburgh +2 52 £350 +16.66% 15
Buckinghamshire -7 48 £331 -5.35% 12
East Sussex -2 36 £300 - 15
Brighton -1 33 £330 +20.00% 14
Birmingham -4 33 £300 +16.50% 8
North East -14 33 £325 - 19
Hertfordshire -28 31 £360 +6.66% 13
Hampshire -42 31 £325 -18.75% 45
Cambridge +12 29 £400 +45.45% 22
Norfolk +13 28 £275 +29.41% 4
Leicestershire +4 28 £275 - 17
Essex +4 27 £310 -12.98% 7

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3663 (81.49%) JavaScript
2 3518 (78.26%) HTML
3 3317 (73.79%) CSS
4 1916 (42.63%) HTML5
5 1679 (37.35%) .NET
6 1632 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
7 1522 (33.86%) MVC
8 1494 (33.24%) C#
9 1348 (29.99%) CSS3
10 1267 (28.19%) ASP.NET
11 1031 (22.94%) Ajax
12 1007 (22.40%) SQL Server
13 846 (18.82%) SQL
14 843 (18.75%) PHP
15 831 (18.49%) TDD
16 827 (18.40%) Java
17 786 (17.49%) OO
18 771 (17.15%) XML
19 709 (15.77%) Web Services
20 663 (14.75%) MySQL
21 626 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
22 618 (13.75%) AngularJS
23 600 (13.35%) Scrum
24 566 (12.59%) Git (software)
25 565 (12.57%) Web Development
26 523 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
27 502 (11.17%) .NET Framework
28 494 (10.99%) JSON
29 491 (10.92%) Microsoft
30 460 (10.23%) Finance

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 459 (10.21%) CMS
2 319 (7.10%) SharePoint
3 290 (6.45%) Apache
4 229 (5.09%) Node.js
5 180 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 173 (3.85%) IIS
7 151 (3.36%) Tomcat
8 141 (3.14%) Drupal
9 123 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 116 (2.58%) Umbraco
11 104 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 96 (2.14%) WordPress
13 62 (1.38%) Confluence
14 56 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
14 56 (1.25%) WebLogic
15 51 (1.13%) WebSphere
16 40 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
17 27 (0.60%) Apache Solr
18 22 (0.49%) Joomla!
19 20 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 303 (6.74%) Photoshop
2 140 (3.11%) MS Excel
3 128 (2.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 48 (1.07%) InfoPath
5 32 (0.71%) Fireworks
6 26 (0.58%) MS Office
7 10 (0.22%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.11%) InDesign
9 5 (0.11%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.044%) GIMP
12 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.022%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 73 (1.62%) Magento
2 32 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 31 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 31 (0.69%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
5 10 (0.22%) WebTrends
6 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.13%) Shopify
9 5 (0.11%) Tridion
10 4 (0.089%) Agresso
11 3 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.067%) Remedy AR System
12 2 (0.044%) SunGard GMI
12 2 (0.044%) Summit
12 2 (0.044%) osCommerce
12 2 (0.044%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.022%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (0.89%) SaaS
4 39 (0.87%) GitHub
5 23 (0.51%) Office 365
6 16 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
9 6 (0.13%) Heroku
9 6 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.089%) PaaS
11 3 (0.067%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.044%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.044%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.044%) Force.com
13 1 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.022%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 135 (3.00%) Internet
2 134 (2.98%) HTTP
3 90 (2.00%) Intranet
4 31 (0.69%) Extranet
5 21 (0.47%) SMTP
6 19 (0.42%) SSH
7 17 (0.38%) FTP
8 11 (0.24%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.22%) DNS
9 10 (0.22%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.20%) VoIP
10 9 (0.20%) LDAP
11 8 (0.18%) SSL
11 8 (0.18%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.13%) Firewall
13 5 (0.11%) DMZ
13 5 (0.11%) Asterisk PBX
14 4 (0.089%) AMQP
14 4 (0.089%) PBX
15 3 (0.067%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1007 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 663 (14.75%) MySQL
3 264 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 159 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 141 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 135 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 107 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 104 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 98 (2.18%) MongoDB
10 69 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 68 (1.51%) NoSQL
12 63 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
12 63 (1.40%) RDBMS
13 40 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 39 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (0.87%) Big Data
15 26 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
16 23 (0.51%) Hadoop
17 17 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 566 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 436 (9.70%) Subversion
3 380 (8.45%) Visual Studio
4 222 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 205 (4.56%) Jasmine
6 163 (3.63%) Maven
7 157 (3.49%) JUnit
8 143 (3.18%) JIRA
9 137 (3.05%) Jenkins
10 131 (2.91%) Grunt
11 124 (2.76%) Eclipse
12 111 (2.47%) Selenium
13 109 (2.42%) NUnit
14 92 (2.05%) Cucumber
15 79 (1.76%) PHPUnit
16 65 (1.45%) Ant
17 60 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
18 51 (1.13%) QUnit
19 49 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
20 44 (0.98%) Mercurial
General
1 460 (10.23%) Finance
2 178 (3.96%) Marketing
3 161 (3.58%) Banking
4 129 (2.87%) Retail
5 84 (1.87%) Publishing
6 78 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 72 (1.60%) Games
8 59 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 52 (1.16%) Advertising
10 51 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 39 (0.87%) Legal
12 38 (0.85%) Front Office
13 34 (0.76%) Electronics
14 26 (0.58%) Back Office
15 17 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.29%) Law
17 12 (0.27%) Automotive
17 12 (0.27%) French Language
18 11 (0.24%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4006 (89.12%) Developer
2 920 (20.47%) Front-End Developer
3 784 (17.44%) .NET Developer
4 753 (16.75%) Web Developer
5 412 (9.17%) C# Developer
6 361 (8.03%) PHP Developer
7 357 (7.94%) Java Developer
8 338 (7.52%) Senior Developer
9 311 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 289 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 234 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 206 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 199 (4.43%) UI Developer
14 186 (4.14%) UI Programmer
15 167 (3.72%) Designer
16 164 (3.65%) SharePoint Developer
17 161 (3.58%) Front-End Web Developer
18 95 (2.11%) .NET Web Developer
19 92 (2.05%) Web Designer
20 87 (1.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3518 (78.26%) HTML
2 3317 (73.79%) CSS
3 1916 (42.63%) HTML5
4 1679 (37.35%) .NET
5 1348 (29.99%) CSS3
6 1267 (28.19%) ASP.NET
7 1031 (22.94%) Ajax
8 771 (17.15%) XML
9 709 (15.77%) Web Services
10 626 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 618 (13.75%) AngularJS
12 502 (11.17%) .NET Framework
13 494 (10.99%) JSON
14 442 (9.83%) Spring
14 442 (9.83%) Backbone.js
15 419 (9.32%) WCF
16 389 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 331 (7.36%) REST
18 311 (6.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 310 (6.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 397 (8.83%) User Experience
2 184 (4.09%) Open Source
3 158 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 149 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 99 (2.20%) W3C
7 54 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 53 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
9 48 (1.07%) Digital Media
10 46 (1.02%) Social Media
11 45 (1.00%) N-Tier
12 44 (0.98%) Visualisation
13 35 (0.78%) GIS
14 33 (0.73%) DTV
15 23 (0.51%) Web 2.0
16 22 (0.49%) Derivative
16 22 (0.49%) iPad
17 21 (0.47%) Blog
18 19 (0.42%) Online Games
18 19 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 403 (8.97%) Linux
2 222 (4.94%) Windows
3 184 (4.09%) UNIX
4 99 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 86 (1.91%) Android
6 65 (1.45%) CentOS
7 33 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.56%) Solaris
9 24 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 23 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.29%) AIX
13 11 (0.24%) Fedora
14 10 (0.22%) Debian
15 9 (0.20%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.20%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.18%) HPUX
17 6 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1632 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1522 (33.86%) MVC
3 831 (18.49%) TDD
4 786 (17.49%) OO
5 600 (13.35%) Scrum
6 565 (12.57%) Web Development
7 523 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 419 (9.32%) E-Commerce
9 325 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
10 320 (7.12%) BDD
11 318 (7.07%) OOP
12 291 (6.47%) Unit Testing
13 280 (6.23%) Web Design
14 204 (4.54%) Software Engineering
15 173 (3.85%) Content Management
16 138 (3.07%) SOA
17 125 (2.78%) SEO
18 111 (2.47%) Project Management
19 103 (2.29%) Workflow
20 94 (2.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3663 (81.49%) JavaScript
2 1494 (33.24%) C#
3 846 (18.82%) SQL
4 843 (18.75%) PHP
5 827 (18.40%) Java
6 228 (5.07%) T-SQL
7 165 (3.67%) Ruby
8 160 (3.56%) Python
9 136 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 129 (2.87%) PHP5
11 97 (2.16%) PL/SQL
12 83 (1.85%) Perl
13 67 (1.49%) C++
14 63 (1.40%) C
15 60 (1.33%) PowerShell
16 54 (1.20%) Scala
17 50 (1.11%) VB
18 43 (0.96%) VBScript
19 38 (0.85%) Shell Script
20 31 (0.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 238 (5.29%) Degree
2 89 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 40 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 40 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.29%) MCTS
5 12 (0.27%) MCITP
5 12 (0.27%) Sun Certification
6 10 (0.22%) MCSD
6 10 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.13%) MCP
9 2 (0.044%) MCAD
9 2 (0.044%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.044%) MCPD
9 2 (0.044%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.044%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.044%) PhD
10 1 (0.022%) GISP
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.022%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (3.16%) QA
2 34 (0.76%) WCAG
3 27 (0.60%) WAI
4 18 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.20%) SLA
6 6 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.089%) HL7
7 4 (0.089%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.022%) Basel III
9 1 (0.022%) Section 508
9 1 (0.022%) EMIR
9 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 40 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.36%) Varnish
3 8 (0.18%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.089%) vCloud
6 3 (0.067%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.044%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.044%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.044%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.044%) UAG
8 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.022%) Squid
8 1 (0.022%) Docker
8 1 (0.022%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 28 (0.62%) Puppet
2 23 (0.51%) OpenSSO
3 22 (0.49%) Capistrano
4 21 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.16%) Vagrant
6 7 (0.16%) Ansible
7 5 (0.11%) Control-M
8 3 (0.067%) Nagios
8 3 (0.067%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.044%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.044%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.044%) SCOM
9 2 (0.044%) Cacti
9 2 (0.044%) logstash
9 2 (0.044%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.022%) Salt
10 1 (0.022%) Kibana
10 1 (0.022%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.022%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 491 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 355 (7.90%) Oracle
3 194 (4.32%) Zend
4 172 (3.83%) Adobe
5 120 (2.67%) Sitecore
6 104 (2.31%) Twitter
7 88 (1.96%) Google
8 82 (1.82%) JBoss
9 77 (1.71%) hybris
10 49 (1.09%) EPiServer
11 44 (0.98%) SAP
12 42 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 34 (0.76%) Telerik
14 29 (0.65%) Facebook
15 26 (0.58%) IBM
16 23 (0.51%) Sencha
17 22 (0.49%) Rackspace
17 22 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
18 19 (0.42%) Orchard
19 17 (0.38%) Ektron
England
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Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market rate paid weekly
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £150 - £700 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 per day
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South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday