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 3 months to 26 June 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 22 40
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 20 55 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.25% 6.75% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 23.40% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 48 17
Median daily rate £360 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -30.23% +49.87%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 172 235 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.92% 28.83% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 176 123
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £11.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 26 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 35 (85.37%) HTML
3 32 (78.05%) CSS
4 24 (58.54%) AngularJS
5 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (39.02%) MVC
7 15 (36.59%) Web Development
7 15 (36.59%) HTML5
8 12 (29.27%) .NET
9 11 (26.83%) CSS3
10 10 (24.39%) TDD
10 10 (24.39%) Front End Development
11 9 (21.95%) Angular 2
11 9 (21.95%) Spring
11 9 (21.95%) SQL
11 9 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (19.51%) Java
13 7 (17.07%) Finance
13 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
13 7 (17.07%) PHP
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.07%) C#
13 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.07%) BDD
14 6 (14.63%) REST
14 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
15 5 (12.20%) Subversion
15 5 (12.20%) OOP
15 5 (12.20%) J2EE
15 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC

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 3 (7.32%) Drupal
1 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) DNN
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.44%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) GitHub
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.44%) Heroku
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Hazelcast
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.44%) Grunt
4 1 (2.44%) gulp
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) PHP Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Angular Developer
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 32 (78.05%) CSS
3 24 (58.54%) AngularJS
4 15 (36.59%) HTML5
5 12 (29.27%) .NET
6 11 (26.83%) CSS3
7 9 (21.95%) Angular 2
7 9 (21.95%) Spring
7 9 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
8 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
9 6 (14.63%) REST
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (12.20%) J2EE
10 5 (12.20%) React
11 4 (9.76%) RESTful
11 4 (9.76%) Spring Boot
12 3 (7.32%) Ajax
12 3 (7.32%) DOM
12 3 (7.32%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Fintech
2 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) MVC
3 15 (36.59%) Web Development
4 10 (24.39%) Front End Development
4 10 (24.39%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 5 (12.20%) OOP
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.76%) SOLID
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Cross-Browser Development
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Microservices
8 3 (7.32%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) PHP 4
5 2 (4.88%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Demandware
1 3 (7.32%) hybris
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago