The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.96% 4.12% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 10.26% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £375 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -13.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +7.69%

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
22 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 21.15% 40.21% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 15
Median daily rate £375 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) RIA
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle