Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 31 47
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16 -16
Contract jobs citing jQuery 41 82 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.97% 5.56% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.65% 17.05% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 33
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £224 £248 £263
90th Percentile £488 £511 £435
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +18.52% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.50 £32.22
% change year-on-year - -8.44% +147.85%

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 352 481 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.47% 32.61% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 308 250
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £286 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +41.18% +88.89%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% +14.58%

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019, 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 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 32 (78.05%) CSS
3 31 (75.61%) HTML
4 24 (58.54%) HTML5
4 24 (58.54%) React
5 22 (53.66%) Java
6 19 (46.34%) AngularJS
7 18 (43.90%) Sass
7 18 (43.90%) Ajax
8 17 (41.46%) CSS3
9 16 (39.02%) LESS
10 15 (36.59%) Backbone.js
10 15 (36.59%) GIMP
10 15 (36.59%) Photoshop
11 14 (34.15%) User Experience
12 13 (31.71%) PHP
12 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
14 10 (24.39%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (24.39%) Durandal
14 10 (24.39%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 9 (21.95%) Web Development
16 8 (19.51%) Front End Development
16 8 (19.51%) Vue.js
16 8 (19.51%) WordPress
17 7 (17.07%) Angular 2
17 7 (17.07%) MySQL
18 6 (14.63%) JSON
18 6 (14.63%) JIRA

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 8 (19.51%) WordPress
2 5 (12.20%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) GIMP
1 15 (36.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (4.88%) Azure
3 1 (2.44%) AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.44%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) gulp
2 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 6 (14.63%) webpack
3 5 (12.20%) Grunt
4 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.88%) PostCSS
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (9.76%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Angular Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (12.20%) UI Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) BPM Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.32%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) React Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) CSS
2 31 (75.61%) HTML
3 24 (58.54%) HTML5
3 24 (58.54%) React
4 19 (46.34%) AngularJS
5 18 (43.90%) Ajax
5 18 (43.90%) Sass
6 17 (41.46%) CSS3
7 16 (39.02%) LESS
8 15 (36.59%) Backbone.js
9 10 (24.39%) Durandal
9 10 (24.39%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (19.51%) Vue.js
11 7 (17.07%) Angular 2
12 6 (14.63%) JSON
13 5 (12.20%) DOM
13 5 (12.20%) JSON Schema
13 5 (12.20%) Semantic HTML
13 5 (12.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.32%) Robotics
3 3 (7.32%) Tandem
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 9 (21.95%) Web Development
4 8 (19.51%) Front End Development
5 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) SOA
7 3 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Cognitive Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (7.32%) OO PHP
7 3 (7.32%) Process Management
7 3 (7.32%) QMS
7 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.32%) Robotic Process Automation
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Thought Leadership
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) PHP
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) ES6
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 3 (7.32%) Pega
2 3 (7.32%) webMethods
2 3 (7.32%) WooCommerce
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe