The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 51 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 73 97 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.04% 3.96% 5.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.47% 16.36% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 66 62
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £240 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £324 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
jQuery
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
542 593 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.55% 24.21% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 341 311
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £34.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the West Midlands region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

jQuery
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

jQuery Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 16 £330 +10.00% 30
Coventry +6 14 £300 -6.25% 7
Staffordshire -1 12 £308 +2.50% 12
Warwickshire +1 10 £268 -10.08% 12
Wolverhampton +2 6 £180 -25.00% 2
Worcestershire +4 4 £250 +1.52% 6
West Bromwich - 2 £225 -
Solihull -5 1 £300 -5.51% 2
Herefordshire -6 1 £190 -41.53%
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 156 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 152 (82.61%) HTML
3 149 (80.98%) CSS
4 89 (48.37%) .NET
5 77 (41.85%) C#
6 72 (39.13%) HTML5
7 66 (35.87%) MVC
8 61 (33.15%) ASP.NET
9 59 (32.07%) SQL Server
10 56 (30.43%) CSS3
11 48 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (26.09%) Ajax
12 47 (25.54%) SQL
13 42 (22.83%) MySQL
14 39 (21.20%) PHP
15 34 (18.48%) XML
16 29 (15.76%) Web Services
17 28 (15.22%) AngularJS
18 26 (14.13%) .NET Framework
19 24 (13.04%) CMS
20 23 (12.50%) Scrum
20 23 (12.50%) VB.NET
21 22 (11.96%) Java
21 22 (11.96%) Photoshop
21 22 (11.96%) Visual Studio
21 22 (11.96%) WCF
22 21 (11.41%) Web Development
22 21 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
22 21 (11.41%) T-SQL
22 21 (11.41%) Microsoft

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 24 (13.04%) CMS
2 18 (9.78%) WordPress
3 11 (5.98%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.80%) IIS
4 7 (3.80%) Joomla!
4 7 (3.80%) Node.js
5 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.72%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.63%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.63%) Apache
8 3 (1.63%) Drupal
9 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.54%) nginx
10 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (11.96%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.72%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.17%) GitHub
3 3 (1.63%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.09%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.09%) PaaS
4 2 (1.09%) Heroku
4 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) HTTP
2 5 (2.72%) Intranet
2 5 (2.72%) Internet
3 4 (2.17%) SSL
4 2 (1.09%) SMTP
4 2 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.83%) MySQL
3 18 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.89%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.09%) MS Access
9 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (11.96%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.78%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.70%) Subversion
4 6 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.72%) JIRA
6 4 (2.17%) PhpStorm
7 3 (1.63%) Grunt
7 3 (1.63%) JUnit
8 2 (1.09%) Ant
8 2 (1.09%) Maven
8 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.54%) gulp
9 1 (0.54%) Bower
9 1 (0.54%) FishEye
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.54%) XMLUnit
General
1 14 (7.61%) Finance
2 6 (3.26%) Retail
3 5 (2.72%) Automotive
4 4 (2.17%) Marketing
4 4 (2.17%) Back Office
4 4 (2.17%) Games
5 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 170 (92.39%) Developer
2 47 (25.54%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.22%) Web Developer
4 27 (14.67%) Front-End Developer
5 25 (13.59%) C# Developer
6 24 (13.04%) PHP Developer
7 15 (8.15%) Java Developer
7 15 (8.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.35%) AWS Developer
9 8 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (3.80%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (3.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.26%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (3.26%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (3.26%) Designer
12 5 (2.72%) Junior
12 5 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (2.72%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (82.61%) HTML
2 149 (80.98%) CSS
3 89 (48.37%) .NET
4 72 (39.13%) HTML5
5 61 (33.15%) ASP.NET
6 56 (30.43%) CSS3
7 48 (26.09%) Ajax
8 34 (18.48%) XML
9 29 (15.76%) Web Services
10 28 (15.22%) AngularJS
11 26 (14.13%) .NET Framework
12 22 (11.96%) WCF
13 21 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (10.33%) Spring
15 14 (7.61%) XSLT
16 13 (7.07%) XHTML
16 13 (7.07%) Entity Framework
16 13 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (6.52%) Sass
18 11 (5.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.52%) User Experience
2 6 (3.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.63%) iPhone
4 2 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.09%) NHS
4 2 (1.09%) W3C
4 2 (1.09%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.54%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.54%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.54%) Social Media
5 1 (0.54%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.15%) Windows
2 13 (7.07%) Linux
3 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.63%) Android
4 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.09%) UNIX
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.87%) MVC
2 48 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.50%) Scrum
4 21 (11.41%) Web Development
5 17 (9.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (8.15%) TDD
7 14 (7.61%) Content Management
8 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.35%) OO
10 7 (3.80%) SEO
10 7 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (3.80%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.26%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.26%) Web Design
11 6 (3.26%) OOP
11 6 (3.26%) SOA
12 5 (2.72%) CRM
12 5 (2.72%) Workflow
12 5 (2.72%) Functional Programming
12 5 (2.72%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 156 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 77 (41.85%) C#
3 47 (25.54%) SQL
4 39 (21.20%) PHP
5 23 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 22 (11.96%) Java
7 21 (11.41%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.89%) VB
9 5 (2.72%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.17%) VBScript
10 4 (2.17%) PHP4
11 3 (1.63%) PHP5
11 3 (1.63%) Python
12 2 (1.09%) VB6
12 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.54%) XAML
13 1 (0.54%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (3.80%) Plesk
Vendors
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.15%) Google
3 14 (7.61%) Adobe
4 11 (5.98%) Oracle
5 7 (3.80%) Zend
6 4 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.17%) Nintex
7 3 (1.63%) IBM
7 3 (1.63%) Apple
7 3 (1.63%) Telerik
8 2 (1.09%) Alterian
8 2 (1.09%) Omniture
9 1 (0.54%) HP
9 1 (0.54%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.54%) Facebook
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