Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for jQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jQuery over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 44 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 0
Contract jobs citing jQuery 53 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.73% 3.76% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.52% 14.79% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 60
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £300 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.67% +6.92%
10th Percentile £298 £216 £237
90th Percentile £548 £400 £476
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £323 £325
% change year-on-year +16.28% -0.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £29.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year +89.13% +26.43% -3.16%

jQuery is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 392 399 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.61% 25.41% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 288 331
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £250
90th Percentile £561 £525 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £26.75 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.84% +197.22% -31.88%
10th Percentile £23.30 £15.38 £8.75
90th Percentile £71.50 £38.33 £89.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.58 £23.00
% change year-on-year +47.16% +32.96% -19.83%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Birmingham

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Birmingham

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Birmingham

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 50 (94.34%) JavaScript
2 41 (77.36%) HTML
3 38 (71.70%) CSS
4 27 (50.94%) HTML5
5 26 (49.06%) AngularJS
6 25 (47.17%) MVC
6 25 (47.17%) Ajax
7 23 (43.40%) CSS3
8 22 (41.51%) Java
9 20 (37.74%) User Experience
10 19 (35.85%) React
11 17 (32.08%) .NET
11 17 (32.08%) C#
11 17 (32.08%) TDD
12 16 (30.19%) Sass
12 16 (30.19%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (28.30%) LESS
13 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (28.30%) RESTful
13 15 (28.30%) SQL
13 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
14 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
14 13 (24.53%) Angular 2
14 13 (24.53%) Backbone.js
14 13 (24.53%) Docker
14 13 (24.53%) Durandal
15 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
15 12 (22.64%) Web Services
16 11 (20.75%) Scrum
16 11 (20.75%) GIMP

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (11.32%) CMS
1 6 (11.32%) Drupal
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
2 11 (20.75%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Azure Functions
2 3 (5.66%) Serverless
3 2 (3.77%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.89%) npm
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.55%) Redis
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) Power BI
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Eclipse
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.66%) MSTest
4 3 (5.66%) NUnit
4 3 (5.66%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Moq
6 1 (1.89%) Bower
6 1 (1.89%) GitLab
6 1 (1.89%) Grunt
6 1 (1.89%) gulp
6 1 (1.89%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Java Developer
3 14 (26.42%) UI Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Angular Developer
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
7 7 (13.21%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (13.21%) HTML Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Agile Developer
8 6 (11.32%) CMS Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (77.36%) HTML
2 38 (71.70%) CSS
3 27 (50.94%) HTML5
4 26 (49.06%) AngularJS
5 25 (47.17%) Ajax
6 23 (43.40%) CSS3
7 19 (35.85%) React
8 17 (32.08%) .NET
9 16 (30.19%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (30.19%) Sass
10 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
10 15 (28.30%) LESS
10 15 (28.30%) RESTful
11 13 (24.53%) Angular 2
11 13 (24.53%) Backbone.js
11 13 (24.53%) Durandal
12 12 (22.64%) Web Services
13 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (18.87%) J2EE
13 10 (18.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) User Experience
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.89%) iPhone
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) NHS
2 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Android
1 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.89%) Debian
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) VMS
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) MVC
2 17 (32.08%) TDD
3 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.75%) Co-Creation
4 11 (20.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 11 (20.75%) Scrum
5 9 (16.98%) Front End Development
5 9 (16.98%) Wireframes
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.21%) Content Management
7 7 (13.21%) Microservices
7 7 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (9.43%) Web Development
9 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.55%) DevOps
9 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (94.34%) JavaScript
2 22 (41.51%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) C#
4 15 (28.30%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) Java 8
6 5 (9.43%) PHP
7 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.66%) Python
8 3 (5.66%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.77%) ES6
10 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.89%) Go
10 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.89%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) PureScript
10 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.89%) HockeyApp
2 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Apple
3 1 (1.89%) NEC
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) Twitter
3 1 (1.89%) Xamarin