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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 45 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 90 113 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.53% 4.84% 5.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.78% 19.09% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 79 50
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £254 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% -22.14%
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
609 592 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.89% 25.33% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 332 205
Average daily rate £345 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 11
Average hourly rate £31.50 £11.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.36% -61.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £37.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 33 £300 - 24
Staffordshire 0 12 £350 +6.06% 14
Coventry +2 10 £315 -3.07% 7
Warwickshire -12 7 £375 +25.00% 13
West Bromwich - 7 £225 -
Wolverhampton +1 5 £235 -6.93% 1
Worcestershire +4 2 £300 -1.63% 6
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 144 (85.21%) HTML
1 144 (85.21%) JavaScript
2 138 (81.66%) CSS
3 83 (49.11%) .NET
4 74 (43.79%) MVC
5 68 (40.24%) C#
6 63 (37.28%) HTML5
7 53 (31.36%) SQL Server
8 50 (29.59%) CSS3
9 48 (28.40%) ASP.NET
9 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (27.22%) Ajax
11 40 (23.67%) PHP
12 37 (21.89%) MySQL
13 34 (20.12%) SQL
14 32 (18.93%) XML
15 27 (15.98%) .NET Framework
16 26 (15.38%) Java
17 25 (14.79%) Web Services
17 25 (14.79%) Scrum
17 25 (14.79%) AngularJS
18 24 (14.20%) CMS
19 22 (13.02%) Photoshop
19 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
19 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET MVC
20 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
20 21 (12.43%) Web Development
21 19 (11.24%) XSLT
21 19 (11.24%) Visual Studio
22 17 (10.06%) Adobe

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.20%) CMS
2 16 (9.47%) WordPress
3 9 (5.33%) Node.js
4 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.14%) Joomla!
5 6 (3.55%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.55%) Apache
6 5 (2.96%) IIS
7 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.78%) Drupal
8 3 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.59%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.59%) JBoss
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (13.02%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.78%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) Heroku
2 2 (1.18%) PaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.18%) GitHub
2 2 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) Internet
2 5 (2.96%) HTTP
3 4 (2.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 37 (21.89%) MySQL
3 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.10%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.18%) MS Access
10 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.24%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.69%) Subversion
4 5 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.37%) JIRA
5 4 (2.37%) JUnit
5 4 (2.37%) Grunt
5 4 (2.37%) PhpStorm
5 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.78%) Ant
6 3 (1.78%) Selenium
7 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.18%) Maven
7 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.18%) Bower
8 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.59%) Toad
8 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (8.88%) Finance
2 5 (2.96%) Automotive
3 4 (2.37%) Marketing
4 3 (1.78%) Games
4 3 (1.78%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 157 (92.90%) Developer
2 43 (25.44%) .NET Developer
3 28 (16.57%) Web Developer
4 24 (14.20%) C# Developer
5 23 (13.61%) PHP Developer
6 20 (11.83%) Front-End Developer
7 17 (10.06%) Java Developer
8 14 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 8 (4.73%) MySQL Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.55%) AWS Developer
14 5 (2.96%) SharePoint Developer
15 4 (2.37%) Front-End Web Developer
15 4 (2.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET Developer
16 3 (1.78%) WordPress Developer
16 3 (1.78%) Sitecore Developer
16 3 (1.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (85.21%) HTML
2 138 (81.66%) CSS
3 83 (49.11%) .NET
4 63 (37.28%) HTML5
5 50 (29.59%) CSS3
6 48 (28.40%) ASP.NET
7 46 (27.22%) Ajax
8 32 (18.93%) XML
9 27 (15.98%) .NET Framework
10 25 (14.79%) Web Services
10 25 (14.79%) AngularJS
11 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (11.24%) XSLT
13 15 (8.88%) Spring
14 13 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (7.10%) WCF
15 12 (7.10%) JSON
15 12 (7.10%) Entity Framework
16 11 (6.51%) XHTML
16 11 (6.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.92%) User Experience
2 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.37%) Graphic Design
3 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.18%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.59%) NHS
5 1 (0.59%) W3C
5 1 (0.59%) New Media
5 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.10%) Linux
2 8 (4.73%) Windows
3 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.37%) UNIX
5 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) MVC
2 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.79%) Scrum
4 21 (12.43%) Web Development
5 17 (10.06%) TDD
6 15 (8.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (5.92%) Content Management
7 10 (5.92%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.73%) OOP
9 7 (4.14%) OO
9 7 (4.14%) Web Design
10 6 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (3.55%) SEO
10 6 (3.55%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.96%) Functional Programming
11 5 (2.96%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (2.96%) SOA
11 5 (2.96%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.96%) Unit Testing
11 5 (2.96%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 144 (85.21%) JavaScript
2 68 (40.24%) C#
3 40 (23.67%) PHP
4 34 (20.12%) SQL
5 26 (15.38%) Java
6 15 (8.88%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.28%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.96%) VBScript
8 5 (2.96%) VB
8 5 (2.96%) PHP5
9 4 (2.37%) PHP4
10 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.18%) VB6
10 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) Python
11 1 (0.59%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (5.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.06%) Adobe
3 16 (9.47%) Google
4 15 (8.88%) Oracle
5 7 (4.14%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.37%) Zend
6 4 (2.37%) Apple
7 3 (1.78%) IBM
8 2 (1.18%) Omniture
8 2 (1.18%) Alterian
8 2 (1.18%) Nintex
9 1 (0.59%) HP
9 1 (0.59%) Telerik
9 1 (0.59%) Talend
9 1 (0.59%) Facebook
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Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwickshire
Montash
Rate: £120 - £150 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £19,000 - £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £22 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £320 - £360 per day + neg.
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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