The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 21 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.51% 6.58% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.73% 16.39% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 43.31% 40.13% 48.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 21
Average daily rate £388 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) OpenText
5 1 (14.29%) LiveLink
5 1 (14.29%) RedDot
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Interface Designer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) UI Designer
2 2 (28.57%) UX Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (14.29%) Mustache
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) Underscore.js
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) Kendo UI
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) OpenText
2 1 (14.29%) RedDot