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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 32 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing jQuery 124 121 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.84% 5.73% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.02% 21.57% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 80 59
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £211 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
- +23.89%
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
652 561 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.46% 26.59% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 355 344
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 23
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £24.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 September 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
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 September 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 +1 42 £300 +20.00% 10
Coventry -2 19 £320 +60.00% 13
Warwickshire -12 12 £365 +48.97% 14
Worcestershire -3 9 £188 -37.50% 5
Staffordshire -4 9 £300 -9.09% 17
Solihull +13 6 £290 +5.45% 7
Herefordshire - 6 £325 -
Wolverhampton -9 2 £255 -7.27% 1
Shropshire - - - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 3
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 213 (94.67%) JavaScript
2 193 (85.78%) CSS
3 183 (81.33%) HTML
4 105 (46.67%) .NET
5 95 (42.22%) ASP.NET
6 92 (40.89%) C#
6 92 (40.89%) HTML5
7 85 (37.78%) MVC
8 81 (36.00%) CSS3
9 52 (23.11%) SQL Server
10 50 (22.22%) Ajax
11 44 (19.56%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (19.11%) SQL
13 39 (17.33%) Microsoft
14 37 (16.44%) XML
15 35 (15.56%) Visual Studio
15 35 (15.56%) Web Development
16 34 (15.11%) Responsive Web Design
17 30 (13.33%) .NET Framework
17 30 (13.33%) WCF
18 29 (12.89%) CMS
19 28 (12.44%) LINQ
20 27 (12.00%) PHP
20 27 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 26 (11.56%) User Experience
22 25 (11.11%) Java
23 24 (10.67%) MySQL
23 24 (10.67%) Git (software)
23 24 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
24 22 (9.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (12.89%) CMS
2 15 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.33%) Apache
4 11 (4.89%) IIS
5 10 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.67%) Node.js
8 4 (1.78%) WordPress
8 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.89%) Drupal
10 2 (0.89%) Liferay
10 2 (0.89%) Site Server
11 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 11 (4.89%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.78%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Magento
2 3 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Tridion
3 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.89%) Office 365
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.89%) Intranet
2 11 (4.89%) HTTP
3 8 (3.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.67%) MySQL
3 17 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.78%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.44%) ZAP BI
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) SQLite
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.44%) MS Access
8 1 (0.44%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 24 (10.67%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.89%) Subversion
4 13 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.33%) Ant
6 11 (4.89%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.56%) Maven
7 8 (3.56%) JIRA
8 5 (2.22%) Selenium
9 4 (1.78%) Grunt
10 3 (1.33%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.44%) JUnit
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.44%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.44%) Bower
General
1 9 (4.00%) Finance
2 7 (3.11%) Retail
3 4 (1.78%) Automotive
3 4 (1.78%) Games
4 3 (1.33%) Marketing
4 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 207 (92.00%) Developer
2 73 (32.44%) Web Developer
3 47 (20.89%) .NET Developer
4 41 (18.22%) Front-End Developer
5 25 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 25 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (10.22%) .NET Web Developer
7 13 (5.78%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.78%) PHP Developer
8 12 (5.33%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.89%) UI Programmer
9 11 (4.89%) Designer
9 11 (4.89%) UI Developer
10 9 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
11 8 (3.56%) Java Web Developer
12 7 (3.11%) Front-End Web Developer
13 6 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
13 6 (2.67%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (85.78%) CSS
2 183 (81.33%) HTML
3 105 (46.67%) .NET
4 95 (42.22%) ASP.NET
5 92 (40.89%) HTML5
6 81 (36.00%) CSS3
7 50 (22.22%) Ajax
8 37 (16.44%) XML
9 30 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 30 (13.33%) WCF
10 28 (12.44%) LINQ
11 27 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (9.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 21 (9.33%) AngularJS
15 20 (8.89%) XHTML
16 19 (8.44%) Classic ASP
17 16 (7.11%) XSLT
18 14 (6.22%) JSON
18 14 (6.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.56%) User Experience
2 8 (3.56%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.78%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.33%) WURFL
6 2 (0.89%) Open Source
7 1 (0.44%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) Kindle
7 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) GIS
7 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) BBC
7 1 (0.44%) Statistics
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.44%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.33%) Windows
1 12 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 11 (4.89%) Android
3 6 (2.67%) Linux
4 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.22%) UNIX
5 3 (1.33%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.44%) HPUX
7 1 (0.44%) Solaris
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.78%) MVC
2 44 (19.56%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.56%) Web Development
4 34 (15.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 18 (8.00%) TDD
5 18 (8.00%) Logistics
6 17 (7.56%) OOP
7 16 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (5.78%) SOA
9 12 (5.33%) Project Management
10 11 (4.89%) E-Commerce
10 11 (4.89%) Web Design
11 10 (4.44%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.44%) Functional Programming
12 9 (4.00%) SEO
12 9 (4.00%) Scrum
13 8 (3.56%) iOS Development
14 7 (3.11%) Time Management
14 7 (3.11%) Web Application Development
14 7 (3.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 213 (94.67%) JavaScript
2 92 (40.89%) C#
3 43 (19.11%) SQL
4 27 (12.00%) PHP
5 25 (11.11%) Java
6 18 (8.00%) VBScript
7 17 (7.56%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.22%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.67%) VB
9 6 (2.67%) PHP5
9 6 (2.67%) PHP4
10 5 (2.22%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
12 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (2.67%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.11%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 39 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.89%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.67%) Sencha
4 4 (1.78%) Alterian
5 3 (1.33%) Capita
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle
5 3 (1.33%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.89%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) HP
7 1 (0.44%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) Google
7 1 (0.44%) Zend
7 1 (0.44%) Ektron
7 1 (0.44%) hybris
7 1 (0.44%) iRise
7 1 (0.44%) Facebook
7 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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