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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 32 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 119 99 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.68% 4.80% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.87% 18.86% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 65 49
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +55.55%
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
666 525 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.19% 25.46% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 319 325
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £416 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 49 £300 +20.00% 19
Coventry -2 16 £320 +60.00% 10
Staffordshire +1 15 £338 +25.00% 13
Worcestershire -2 9 £188 -37.50% 2
Warwickshire -16 8 - - 21
Solihull +8 4 £290 +5.45% 3
Wolverhampton -11 2 £255 -7.27% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £300 - 1
Shropshire - - - - 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 2
Walsall - - - - 2
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 205 (94.47%) JavaScript
2 188 (86.64%) CSS
3 180 (82.95%) HTML
4 97 (44.70%) .NET
5 90 (41.47%) ASP.NET
6 86 (39.63%) HTML5
7 80 (36.87%) C#
8 78 (35.94%) MVC
9 74 (34.10%) CSS3
10 56 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 55 (25.35%) Ajax
12 43 (19.82%) Microsoft
13 40 (18.43%) SQL
14 39 (17.97%) XML
15 36 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (14.29%) PHP
16 31 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
17 30 (13.82%) MySQL
17 30 (13.82%) Visual Studio
17 30 (13.82%) Web Development
18 26 (11.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (11.98%) User Experience
19 25 (11.52%) .NET Framework
20 24 (11.06%) Java
21 23 (10.60%) Web Services
21 23 (10.60%) CMS
21 23 (10.60%) Git (software)
21 23 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
22 21 (9.68%) VB.NET
23 20 (9.22%) Intranet

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (10.60%) CMS
2 19 (8.76%) Apache
3 18 (8.29%) IIS
4 16 (7.37%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.61%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (3.69%) Drupal
7 6 (2.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (2.30%) Node.js
8 5 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.84%) WordPress
10 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.92%) Site Server
12 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.46%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.61%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.84%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Magento
2 3 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.46%) Tridion
3 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.92%) SaaS
2 2 (0.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.22%) Intranet
2 11 (5.07%) HTTP
3 9 (4.15%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) Extranet
4 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.82%) MySQL
3 15 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.46%) ZAP BI
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.46%) MS Access
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.46%) SQLite
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (13.82%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.60%) Git (software)
3 20 (9.22%) Subversion
4 14 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.53%) Ant
6 11 (5.07%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.69%) Maven
8 7 (3.23%) JIRA
9 3 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.38%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.38%) Grunt
10 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.46%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.46%) Bower
10 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.46%) JUnit
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.46%) Selenium
10 1 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 11 (5.07%) Finance
2 7 (3.23%) Retail
3 4 (1.84%) Games
3 4 (1.84%) Automotive
4 2 (0.92%) Legal
4 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 189 (87.10%) Developer
2 61 (28.11%) Web Developer
3 38 (17.51%) .NET Developer
4 33 (15.21%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (10.14%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (7.37%) .NET Web Developer
8 14 (6.45%) Designer
8 14 (6.45%) PHP Developer
9 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.07%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.07%) UI Developer
10 11 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.07%) UI Programmer
11 10 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.61%) Architect
12 8 (3.69%) VB.NET Developer
12 8 (3.69%) Java Web Developer
13 6 (2.76%) SharePoint Developer
13 6 (2.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (86.64%) CSS
2 180 (82.95%) HTML
3 97 (44.70%) .NET
4 90 (41.47%) ASP.NET
5 86 (39.63%) HTML5
6 74 (34.10%) CSS3
7 55 (25.35%) Ajax
8 39 (17.97%) XML
9 26 (11.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (11.52%) .NET Framework
11 23 (10.60%) Web Services
11 23 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (9.22%) AngularJS
13 19 (8.76%) LINQ
14 18 (8.29%) Classic ASP
14 18 (8.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 17 (7.83%) WCF
15 17 (7.83%) XHTML
16 14 (6.45%) JSON
16 14 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.98%) User Experience
2 13 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.69%) Social Media
5 7 (3.23%) Blog
5 7 (3.23%) Taxonomies
6 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.30%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.38%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.92%) WURFL
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.46%) Kindle
9 1 (0.46%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.46%) Social Network
9 1 (0.46%) Open Source
9 1 (0.46%) GIS
9 1 (0.46%) W3C
9 1 (0.46%) BBC
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.07%) Windows
1 11 (5.07%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.61%) Android
3 6 (2.76%) Linux
4 5 (2.30%) UNIX
4 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.92%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.94%) MVC
2 36 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 30 (13.82%) Web Development
5 18 (8.29%) OOP
6 16 (7.37%) TDD
6 16 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (6.91%) Project Management
8 14 (6.45%) Time Management
9 12 (5.53%) Web Application Development
9 12 (5.53%) SOA
9 12 (5.53%) Logistics
10 11 (5.07%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.61%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (4.61%) Functional Programming
12 9 (4.15%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.69%) Scrum
13 8 (3.69%) iOS Development
14 7 (3.23%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.23%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 205 (94.47%) JavaScript
2 80 (36.87%) C#
3 40 (18.43%) SQL
4 31 (14.29%) PHP
5 24 (11.06%) Java
6 21 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.29%) VBScript
8 13 (5.99%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.99%) PHP5
9 8 (3.69%) ActionScript
10 6 (2.76%) PHP4
10 6 (2.76%) VB
11 3 (1.38%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.46%) VBA
13 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.46%) VB6
13 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (2.76%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.46%) WCAG
Vendors
1 43 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.23%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.76%) Sencha
4 4 (1.84%) Alterian
4 4 (1.84%) Adobe
5 3 (1.38%) Capita
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle
6 2 (0.92%) Google
6 2 (0.92%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.46%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) Zend
7 1 (0.46%) Facebook
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter
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