The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wolverhampton region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 5 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.76% 25.00% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 91.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Average daily rate
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£240 £263 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +22.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £32.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.12% +2.34%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 31.71% 27.27% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Average daily rate £251 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the Wolverhampton region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 3 (23.08%) Subversion
5 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) Maven
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) JSTL
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Ant
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) SQL

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
3 3 (23.08%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) JSTL
5 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
1 3 (23.08%) TDD
1 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Alterian