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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 9 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing jQuery 10 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 14.93% 27.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.48% 72.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £259 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +81.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 34.33% 37.93% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
Average daily rate £265 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
West Midlands

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

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) JSP
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) CSS3
5 11 (44.00%) J2EE
5 11 (44.00%) Java
5 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
6 10 (40.00%) CMS
7 9 (36.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
8 8 (32.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) Ant
8 8 (32.00%) Sass
8 8 (32.00%) Maven
8 8 (32.00%) JSTL
9 7 (28.00%) Spring
9 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (24.00%) XSLT
10 6 (24.00%) UNIX
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) Alterian
10 6 (24.00%) REST
11 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
12 4 (16.00%) Semantic HTML
13 3 (12.00%) Umbraco

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (40.00%) CMS
3 8 (32.00%) Apache
4 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
2 8 (32.00%) Ant
2 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) JSP
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) CSS3
5 11 (44.00%) J2EE
6 9 (36.00%) XML
7 8 (32.00%) JSTL
7 8 (32.00%) Sass
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (28.00%) Spring
9 6 (24.00%) XSLT
9 6 (24.00%) REST
10 4 (16.00%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
12 1 (4.00%) WCF
12 1 (4.00%) LINQ
12 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (12.00%) MVC
3 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Alterian
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft