The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 24 April 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 for the Walsall region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 3 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 15.38% 12.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +84.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 30.77% 37.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
West Midlands

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the Walsall region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) CMS
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) Symfony
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (30.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) SEO
5 2 (20.00%) XHTML
5 2 (20.00%) C#

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Symfony
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) JSP
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Sass
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
1 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (30.00%) OOP
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook
2 1 (10.00%) Sage