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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 45 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 76 82 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.27% 3.83% 4.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.60% 15.36% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 57
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.66%
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
559 534 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.03% 24.96% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 320 293
Average daily rate £370 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 21
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.60 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -4 32 £300 +0.41% 19
Staffordshire +7 13 £350 +40.00% 8
Coventry -2 10 £325 +18.18% 11
Warwickshire -8 6 £325 +22.64% 16
Solihull +8 4 £263 - 5
Worcestershire - 2 £135 -
Shropshire -6 1 £400 - 1
Wolverhampton -9 1 - - 2
Herefordshire - - - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 179 (91.79%) JavaScript
2 170 (87.18%) HTML
3 167 (85.64%) CSS
4 84 (43.08%) .NET
5 74 (37.95%) HTML5
6 68 (34.87%) MVC
7 67 (34.36%) ASP.NET
8 63 (32.31%) C#
9 59 (30.26%) CSS3
10 58 (29.74%) SQL Server
11 53 (27.18%) Ajax
12 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
13 37 (18.97%) XML
14 36 (18.46%) SQL
15 35 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (15.90%) PHP
17 30 (15.38%) Web Services
17 30 (15.38%) User Experience
18 27 (13.85%) MySQL
19 26 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
20 25 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 24 (12.31%) VB.NET
21 24 (12.31%) Web Development
22 23 (11.79%) .NET Framework
23 22 (11.28%) Git (software)
24 20 (10.26%) AngularJS
25 19 (9.74%) Finance
25 19 (9.74%) Intranet
25 19 (9.74%) VBScript
25 19 (9.74%) Visual Studio

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 16 (8.21%) Apache
2 15 (7.69%) IIS
3 14 (7.18%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.64%) CMS
5 10 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (4.62%) Drupal
7 5 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.56%) Node.js
8 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.03%) Site Server
9 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.03%) WordPress
9 2 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.51%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.51%) Liferay
10 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.05%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.54%) Magento
2 3 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.74%) Intranet
2 10 (5.13%) Internet
2 10 (5.13%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) SMS
3 1 (0.51%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.74%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) MySQL
3 16 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.51%) ZAP BI
10 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.51%) SQLite
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.13%) Subversion
4 8 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.59%) Ant
6 5 (2.56%) JIRA
6 5 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.05%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.03%) Maven
8 2 (1.03%) Selenium
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.51%) Bower
9 1 (0.51%) Grunt
9 1 (0.51%) Flex Builder
9 1 (0.51%) NUnit
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 19 (9.74%) Finance
2 7 (3.59%) Retail
3 3 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.03%) Automotive
4 2 (1.03%) Legal
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (83.08%) Developer
2 40 (20.51%) Web Developer
3 28 (14.36%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.36%) Front-End Developer
4 21 (10.77%) C# Developer
5 15 (7.69%) Designer
5 15 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 13 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.64%) UI Programmer
7 11 (5.64%) UI Developer
7 11 (5.64%) Architect
7 11 (5.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.10%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (3.08%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.08%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (3.08%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (3.08%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (2.56%) Interactive Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (87.18%) HTML
2 167 (85.64%) CSS
3 84 (43.08%) .NET
4 74 (37.95%) HTML5
5 67 (34.36%) ASP.NET
6 59 (30.26%) CSS3
7 53 (27.18%) Ajax
8 37 (18.97%) XML
9 30 (15.38%) Web Services
10 25 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (11.79%) .NET Framework
12 20 (10.26%) AngularJS
13 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (8.72%) Classic ASP
15 14 (7.18%) JSON
16 13 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (6.15%) XSLT
18 11 (5.64%) Semantic HTML
18 11 (5.64%) Razor View Engine
18 11 (5.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.38%) User Experience
2 14 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.62%) Social Media
4 8 (4.10%) Blog
4 8 (4.10%) Taxonomies
5 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.54%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.03%) W3C
8 2 (1.03%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.03%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.51%) Kindle
9 1 (0.51%) RIA
9 1 (0.51%) Social Network
9 1 (0.51%) Animation
9 1 (0.51%) Photography
9 1 (0.51%) Statistics
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.62%) Android
3 5 (2.56%) Linux
3 5 (2.56%) Windows
4 4 (2.05%) UNIX
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) AIX
6 1 (0.51%) HPUX
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.87%) MVC
2 35 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (12.31%) Web Development
5 16 (8.21%) OOP
6 14 (7.18%) TDD
7 13 (6.67%) Time Management
7 13 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.15%) Project Management
8 12 (6.15%) Web Application Development
9 11 (5.64%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.13%) SOA
11 9 (4.62%) iOS Development
11 9 (4.62%) Functional Programming
11 9 (4.62%) Scrum
12 8 (4.10%) Android Development
13 7 (3.59%) OO
14 6 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (3.08%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 179 (91.79%) JavaScript
2 63 (32.31%) C#
3 36 (18.46%) SQL
4 31 (15.90%) PHP
5 24 (12.31%) VB.NET
6 19 (9.74%) VBScript
7 18 (9.23%) Java
8 16 (8.21%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.15%) PHP5
10 6 (3.08%) VB
11 5 (2.56%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (1.54%) PHP4
13 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.03%) VBA
13 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.51%) R
14 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.51%) VB6
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (3.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) WCAG
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.10%) Oracle
3 7 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.08%) Adobe
4 6 (3.08%) Sencha
5 5 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (1.03%) Apple
6 2 (1.03%) Alterian
6 2 (1.03%) Capita
6 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.51%) Twitter
7 1 (0.51%) Zend
7 1 (0.51%) HP
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