The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Watford 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 19 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.42% 3.26% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.92% 9.09% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£275 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 33.94% 35.87% 48.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 12
Average daily rate £375 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £351 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £456 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Watford

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Internet
3 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 9 (52.94%) JSON
5 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) XML
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) Web Development
7 6 (35.29%) Web 2.0
7 6 (35.29%) XPath
7 6 (35.29%) Spring
7 6 (35.29%) XMLBeans
7 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
7 6 (35.29%) Retail
7 6 (35.29%) Subversion
7 6 (35.29%) Log4j
7 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
7 6 (35.29%) J2EE
7 6 (35.29%) Ant
7 6 (35.29%) JUnit
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
3 3 (17.65%) Drupal
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.76%) Alfresco
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 3 (17.65%) Intranet
3 3 (17.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) DB2
5 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
1 6 (35.29%) Log4j
1 6 (35.29%) Ant
1 6 (35.29%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) Ajax
3 9 (52.94%) JSON
4 8 (47.06%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) Spring
6 6 (35.29%) XMLBeans
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 6 (35.29%) XSLT
6 6 (35.29%) Servlets
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) Struts
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) JMS
8 3 (17.65%) XHTML
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Web 2.0
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
1 6 (35.29%) Solaris
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) B2B
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) XPath
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Sun
2 4 (23.53%) Interwoven
3 3 (17.65%) Zend
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft