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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 20 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.71% 3.67% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 9.30% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.80% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
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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
36 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 30.77% 39.45% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 23
Average daily rate £375 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 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 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Axure RP
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) HPUX
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) MQSeries

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) LiveLink
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Log4j
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior UX Designer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 3 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior UI Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UI Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Interface Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) JMS
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Servlets
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) XMLBeans
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) HPUX
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) Interwoven
2 1 (11.11%) Open Text
2 1 (11.11%) RedDot