Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 32 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 0
Contract jobs citing jQuery 59 78 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.76% 5.07% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.94% 15.73% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 60 45
Birmingham median daily rate £300 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +6.92% +8.33%
10th Percentile £216 £237 £209
90th Percentile £400 £476 £443
West Midlands median daily rate £323 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -0.77% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.08 £23.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.43% -3.16% +7.95%

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 395 496 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.16% 32.27% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 323 184
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.81% +1.69%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £257
90th Percentile £521 £513 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £26.75 £9.00 £13.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.22% -31.88% -51.95%
10th Percentile £15.38 £8.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £38.33 £89.85 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

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 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 17 November 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 53 (89.83%) HTML
1 53 (89.83%) CSS
2 48 (81.36%) JavaScript
3 43 (72.88%) CSS3
4 42 (71.19%) HTML5
5 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (44.07%) Front End Development
7 25 (42.37%) TDD
8 19 (32.20%) Digital Media
9 16 (27.12%) MVC
10 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
11 14 (23.73%) .NET
11 14 (23.73%) Web Development
12 13 (22.03%) PHP
13 10 (16.95%) Java
13 10 (16.95%) C#
13 10 (16.95%) XML
14 9 (15.25%) MySQL
14 9 (15.25%) SQL
14 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
15 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
16 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (11.86%) REST
16 7 (11.86%) Spring
16 7 (11.86%) JSON
16 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
16 7 (11.86%) OO
17 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
17 6 (10.17%) Scrum

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 5 (8.47%) Drupal
1 5 (8.47%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) DNN
4 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) UXPin
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) GitHub
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) PaaS
3 1 (1.69%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
2 4 (6.78%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.39%) JHipster
4 2 (3.39%) Liquibase
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) Mockito
5 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.69%) WebStorm
General
1 3 (5.08%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (94.92%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (16.95%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Lead Developer
4 9 (15.25%) PHP Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (6.78%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.78%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Digital Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Angular Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (89.83%) CSS
1 53 (89.83%) HTML
2 43 (72.88%) CSS3
3 42 (71.19%) HTML5
4 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (23.73%) .NET
5 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
6 10 (16.95%) XML
7 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.86%) JSON
7 7 (11.86%) REST
7 7 (11.86%) Spring
8 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.47%) Backbone.js
8 5 (8.47%) Laravel
8 5 (8.47%) Node.js
9 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.78%) LESS
10 3 (5.08%) Ajax
10 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Digital Media
2 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Android
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) Front End Development
3 25 (42.37%) TDD
4 16 (27.12%) MVC
5 14 (23.73%) Web Development
6 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.86%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.47%) Open Source
10 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Kanban
10 4 (6.78%) Open Source Development
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
10 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.03%) PHP
3 10 (16.95%) C#
3 10 (16.95%) Java
4 9 (15.25%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.69%) Groovy
6 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.69%) PHP 4
6 1 (1.69%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) DBS Check
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Adobe
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Altova
2 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Xamarin