The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 18 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 Welwyn Garden City 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 14 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.76% 3.70% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 10.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +81.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 18.92% 37.04% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
Average daily rate £400 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
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
Hertfordshire

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) OO
1 15 (100.00%) Ajax
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) Dojo
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
3 11 (73.33%) YUI
3 11 (73.33%) Memory Management
3 11 (73.33%) Zepto.js
3 11 (73.33%) Yahoo!
3 11 (73.33%) SEO
3 11 (73.33%) DOM
4 9 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 9 (60.00%) Section 508
4 9 (60.00%) W3C
5 6 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Apple
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (13.33%) Twitter
7 2 (13.33%) Bing Maps
7 2 (13.33%) Sass
7 2 (13.33%) LESS
7 2 (13.33%) Underscore.js

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (13.33%) Node.js
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (26.67%) UI Developer
4 4 (26.67%) UI Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Ajax
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) Dojo
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
3 11 (73.33%) YUI
3 11 (73.33%) Zepto.js
3 11 (73.33%) DOM
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (13.33%) Bing Maps
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
5 2 (13.33%) LESS
5 2 (13.33%) Underscore.js
5 2 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JSP
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (73.33%) Memory Management
2 11 (73.33%) SEO
3 9 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 6 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) Section 508
2 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Yahoo!
2 4 (26.67%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter
3 2 (13.33%) hybris
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Interwoven
3 2 (13.33%) ATG
3 2 (13.33%) Stellent
3 2 (13.33%) Endeca