Period
to 25 June 2021

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 25 June 2021 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
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 41 58
Rank change year-on-year -15 +17 -27
Contract jobs citing jQuery 11 21 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.32% 3.58% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 14.48% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 25
10th Percentile £303 £345 £221
25th Percentile £310 £363 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £458 £400
Median % change year-on-year -18.03% +14.38% +23.08%
75th Percentile £389 £525 £438
90th Percentile £426 £575 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £369 £488 £400
% change year-on-year -24.36% +21.88% +19.40%

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 143 145 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.19% 24.74% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 99 239
10th Percentile £294 £343 £307
25th Percentile £325 £366 £374
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £475 £538 £511
90th Percentile £525 £589 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -8.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.82 £14.48 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.53% -67.83% +35.34%
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.94 £15.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year +29.06% -63.65% +55.96%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Birmingham

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing jQuery in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for jQuery in Birmingham

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing jQuery in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for jQuery in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Azure
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
4 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) Power Platform
4 4 (36.36%) PowerApps
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) LESS
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) React
6 2 (18.18%) webpack
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) TDD

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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (36.36%) Power Platform
2 4 (36.36%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Magento Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (18.18%) LESS
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Personalization
3 2 (18.18%) SOLID
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore