The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for jQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

jQuery
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 7 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.46% - 3.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 15
Median daily rate £300 - £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £38.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -49.34% +40.74%  

jQuery is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 76 74 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 26.67% 23.13% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 57
Median daily rate £323 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.33% -7.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £608 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Bedfordshire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing jQuery in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Bedfordshire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Bedfordshire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 6 £305 - 1
jQuery
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) JSP
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) Sass
7 5 (33.33%) LESS
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
7 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (33.33%) Blockchain
7 5 (33.33%) Prototyping
8 4 (26.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
8 4 (26.67%) XML

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (13.33%) JSP Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Producer
7 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (33.33%) CSS3
6 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 5 (33.33%) JSP
6 5 (33.33%) LESS
6 5 (33.33%) Sass
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) Ajax
7 4 (26.67%) Dojo
7 4 (26.67%) DOM
7 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 4 (26.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Animation
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (33.33%) Prototyping
6 4 (26.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 4 (26.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 1 (6.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 1 (6.67%) Content Management
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Telerik