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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 48 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 88 110 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.33% 4.86% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 19.61% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 74 64
Average daily rate
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£325 £285 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
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
626 561 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.71% 24.78% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 311 280
Average daily rate £350 £320 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 24
Average hourly rate £34.20 £32.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.23% +26.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £32.50 £51.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -15 30 £325 - 17
Staffordshire +7 15 £335 -1.47% 18
Coventry +1 12 £318 +5.83% 7
Warwickshire -20 6 £350 +22.80% 10
Wolverhampton -4 3 £220 -12.87% 4
Shropshire -9 3 £300 +30.43% 6
Worcestershire 0 1 - - 1
Bilston - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Brierley Hill - - - -
Dudley - - - - 1
Solihull - - - - 11
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 2
Walsall - - - - 1
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 134 (87.01%) HTML
2 130 (84.42%) JavaScript
3 128 (83.12%) CSS
4 80 (51.95%) .NET
5 70 (45.45%) MVC
6 60 (38.96%) SQL Server
7 58 (37.66%) C#
8 49 (31.82%) HTML5
9 45 (29.22%) ASP.NET
10 42 (27.27%) Ajax
11 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (23.38%) CSS3
13 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 31 (20.13%) PHP
14 31 (20.13%) SQL
15 30 (19.48%) XML
16 29 (18.83%) Web Services
17 27 (17.53%) MySQL
18 26 (16.88%) .NET Framework
19 22 (14.29%) Java
20 20 (12.99%) Finance
20 20 (12.99%) Web Development
21 18 (11.69%) AngularJS
21 18 (11.69%) Scrum
21 18 (11.69%) VB.NET
22 16 (10.39%) Visual Studio
22 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
23 15 (9.74%) Responsive Web Design
23 15 (9.74%) XSLT
23 15 (9.74%) User Experience

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 14 (9.09%) CMS
2 13 (8.44%) IIS
3 12 (7.79%) Apache
4 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.19%) Drupal
6 7 (4.55%) Node.js
6 7 (4.55%) Umbraco
7 6 (3.90%) WordPress
8 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.60%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.95%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.65%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (8.44%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.30%) MS Office
4 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.30%) Magento
3 2 (1.30%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Heroku
3 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) Internet
2 4 (2.60%) Intranet
3 3 (1.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.53%) MySQL
3 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.25%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.84%) Subversion
4 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.60%) Grunt
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.95%) Selenium
6 3 (1.95%) Ant
6 3 (1.95%) JUnit
7 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.30%) Maven
7 2 (1.30%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.30%) PhpStorm
7 2 (1.30%) Bower
7 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) Flex Builder
8 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.65%) XMLUnit
General
1 20 (12.99%) Finance
2 5 (3.25%) Automotive
3 3 (1.95%) Games
4 2 (1.30%) Back Office
4 2 (1.30%) Advertising
4 2 (1.30%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 129 (83.77%) Developer
2 36 (23.38%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.58%) Web Developer
4 19 (12.34%) Front-End Developer
5 17 (11.04%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.74%) PHP Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.90%) Architect
10 6 (3.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Designer
11 5 (3.25%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Database Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (87.01%) HTML
2 128 (83.12%) CSS
3 80 (51.95%) .NET
4 49 (31.82%) HTML5
5 45 (29.22%) ASP.NET
6 42 (27.27%) Ajax
7 36 (23.38%) CSS3
8 30 (19.48%) XML
9 29 (18.83%) Web Services
10 26 (16.88%) .NET Framework
11 18 (11.69%) AngularJS
12 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (9.74%) XSLT
14 13 (8.44%) Entity Framework
14 13 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (7.79%) Spring
15 12 (7.79%) JSON
16 11 (7.14%) LAMP
17 9 (5.84%) J2EE
18 7 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) User Experience
2 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) Social Media
2 7 (4.55%) Blog
2 7 (4.55%) Taxonomies
2 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.95%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.30%) W3C
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.30%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Animation
6 1 (0.65%) Photography
6 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.90%) Windows
1 6 (3.90%) Linux
2 4 (2.60%) UNIX
2 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.45%) MVC
2 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.99%) Web Development
4 18 (11.69%) Scrum
5 15 (9.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (8.44%) TDD
7 11 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 10 (6.49%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.84%) Content Management
10 8 (5.19%) Web Design
10 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.55%) Time Management
11 7 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.55%) CRM
12 6 (3.90%) OO
13 5 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (3.25%) OOP
14 4 (2.60%) Project Management
14 4 (2.60%) Incident Management
14 4 (2.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (84.42%) JavaScript
2 58 (37.66%) C#
3 31 (20.13%) PHP
3 31 (20.13%) SQL
4 22 (14.29%) Java
5 18 (11.69%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.49%) PHP5
8 4 (2.60%) VBScript
9 3 (1.95%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (1.95%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.30%) VBA
10 2 (1.30%) VB
10 2 (1.30%) PHP4
11 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.65%) R
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
11 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) WCAG
Vendors
1 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.09%) Adobe
3 11 (7.14%) Oracle
4 8 (5.19%) Google
4 8 (5.19%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.95%) Zend
6 3 (1.95%) IBM
6 3 (1.95%) Apple
7 2 (1.30%) Alterian
7 2 (1.30%) Omniture
8 1 (0.65%) Nintex
8 1 (0.65%) Talend
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter
8 1 (0.65%) HP
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