The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 West Midlands 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 35 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 97 115 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.96% 5.78% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.22% 21.06% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 55
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £217 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +119.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £28.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.34 £145.70 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
598 546 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.41% 27.42% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 316 288
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
jQuery
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -9 24 £300 +9.09% 14
Warwickshire -11 11 £298 +21.42% 11
Coventry -13 11 £320 +16.36% 5
Staffordshire -2 8 £300 -9.09% 13
Solihull +7 7 £318 - 2
Herefordshire - 6 £325 -
Walsall -3 4 £325 +4.00%
Wolverhampton -5 4 £240 -8.57% 1
Worcestershire -10 3 £246 -17.91% 4
West Bromwich - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 1
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 206 (93.21%) JavaScript
2 183 (82.81%) HTML
3 181 (81.90%) CSS
4 123 (55.66%) .NET
5 97 (43.89%) ASP.NET
6 93 (42.08%) C#
7 87 (39.37%) HTML5
8 82 (37.10%) MVC
9 79 (35.75%) CSS3
10 67 (30.32%) SQL Server
11 60 (27.15%) XML
12 51 (23.08%) CMS
13 48 (21.72%) SQL
13 48 (21.72%) Ajax
14 40 (18.10%) Web Development
14 40 (18.10%) Java
15 37 (16.74%) PHP
16 36 (16.29%) Microsoft
17 35 (15.84%) Visual Studio
17 35 (15.84%) Subversion
17 35 (15.84%) Responsive Web Design
18 33 (14.93%) WCF
19 31 (14.03%) XSLT
20 30 (13.57%) JSP
21 29 (13.12%) J2EE
22 27 (12.22%) MySQL
22 27 (12.22%) Tomcat
22 27 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
23 26 (11.76%) LINQ
23 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 51 (23.08%) CMS
2 27 (12.22%) Tomcat
3 25 (11.31%) Apache
4 15 (6.79%) IIS
5 14 (6.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (4.98%) WordPress
7 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.71%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.81%) Node.js
10 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.45%) Drupal
11 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.45%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.45%) Liferay
11 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 20 (9.05%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Magento
2 4 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.45%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.45%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.17%) Internet
2 6 (2.71%) HTTP
3 5 (2.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (30.32%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.22%) MySQL
3 14 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.81%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.36%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (1.36%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQLite
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 35 (15.84%) Visual Studio
1 35 (15.84%) Subversion
2 25 (11.31%) Eclipse
2 25 (11.31%) Ant
3 24 (10.86%) Maven
4 16 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.43%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.26%) JIRA
7 4 (1.81%) Grunt
7 4 (1.81%) Selenium
7 4 (1.81%) PhoneGap
8 2 (0.90%) JUnit
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.45%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.45%) Bower
General
1 10 (4.52%) Automotive
2 7 (3.17%) Finance
3 5 (2.26%) Retail
4 3 (1.36%) Games
5 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 215 (97.29%) Developer
2 82 (37.10%) Web Developer
3 49 (22.17%) .NET Developer
4 47 (21.27%) Front-End Developer
5 27 (12.22%) Java Developer
6 24 (10.86%) C# Developer
7 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.14%) Java Web Developer
9 17 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
10 15 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.98%) VB.NET Developer
13 10 (4.52%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.52%) Front-End Web Developer
14 8 (3.62%) PHP Developer
14 8 (3.62%) UI Developer
14 8 (3.62%) UI Programmer
14 8 (3.62%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (3.17%) Sitecore Developer
16 6 (2.71%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (82.81%) HTML
2 181 (81.90%) CSS
3 123 (55.66%) .NET
4 97 (43.89%) ASP.NET
5 87 (39.37%) HTML5
6 79 (35.75%) CSS3
7 60 (27.15%) XML
8 48 (21.72%) Ajax
9 33 (14.93%) WCF
10 31 (14.03%) XSLT
11 30 (13.57%) JSP
12 29 (13.12%) J2EE
13 26 (11.76%) LINQ
13 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
14 24 (10.86%) REST
15 23 (10.41%) JSTL
16 22 (9.95%) Spring
16 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (9.05%) XHTML
17 20 (9.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.71%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.26%) N-Tier
2 5 (2.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.36%) Open Source
3 3 (1.36%) WURFL
4 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.45%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.45%) Social Media
5 1 (0.45%) GIS
5 1 (0.45%) DTV
5 1 (0.45%) BBC
5 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.60%) Linux
2 17 (7.69%) UNIX
3 16 (7.24%) Windows
4 13 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.98%) Android
6 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.81%) Windows CE
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.36%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (37.10%) MVC
2 40 (18.10%) Web Development
3 35 (15.84%) Responsive Web Design
4 27 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.14%) E-Commerce
5 18 (8.14%) TDD
6 15 (6.79%) SEO
7 13 (5.88%) Logistics
8 11 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (4.98%) Web Design
8 11 (4.98%) Scrum
9 10 (4.52%) Unit Testing
9 10 (4.52%) iOS Development
10 9 (4.07%) Content Management
10 9 (4.07%) SOA
11 8 (3.62%) OOP
11 8 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.62%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.62%) Web Application Development
11 8 (3.62%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 206 (93.21%) JavaScript
2 93 (42.08%) C#
3 48 (21.72%) SQL
4 40 (18.10%) Java
5 37 (16.74%) PHP
6 17 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.98%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.71%) PHP5
9 5 (2.26%) PHP4
9 5 (2.26%) VBScript
10 4 (1.81%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.36%) Scala
12 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.90%) VB
12 2 (0.90%) Ruby
13 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.45%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (2.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.43%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.14%) Sitecore
3 17 (7.69%) Alterian
4 9 (4.07%) Adobe
5 4 (1.81%) Facebook
6 3 (1.36%) Capita
6 3 (1.36%) Sencha
6 3 (1.36%) hybris
6 3 (1.36%) Ektron
6 3 (1.36%) AccuRev
6 3 (1.36%) Sony
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.45%) iRise
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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