Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 38 39
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1 -9
Contract jobs citing jQuery 35 71 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.61% 4.48% 4.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.51% 15.54% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 38
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £216 £234
90th Percentile £558 £427 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £313 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £58.75 £25.42 £23.00
% change year-on-year +131.16% +10.50% -0.41%

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 368 457 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.40% 28.83% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 316 263
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.82% +11.18%
10th Percentile £313 £248 £275
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +200.00% -35.71%
10th Percentile £34.00 £15.40 £8.75
90th Percentile £73.00 £39.00 £89.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +47.54% +27.08% +4.35%

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 January 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 January 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 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
3 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 21 (60.00%) MVC
4 19 (54.29%) SQL
5 16 (45.71%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) Ajax
7 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
7 11 (31.43%) .NET
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 10 (28.57%) HTML5
8 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (25.71%) CSS3
9 9 (25.71%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) Scrum
10 8 (22.86%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) J2EE
10 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
10 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
10 8 (22.86%) Eclipse
10 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
10 8 (22.86%) Co-Creation
11 7 (20.00%) Java 8
11 7 (20.00%) User Experience
11 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
11 7 (20.00%) JSON
11 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (20.00%) Hibernate

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 (14.29%) CMS
1 5 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
1 1 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (8.57%) Azure Functions
3 3 (8.57%) GitHub
3 3 (8.57%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Power BI
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) Redis
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Eclipse
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) MSTest
3 3 (8.57%) NUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Moq
4 2 (5.71%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 5 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) XML Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Azure Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) Ajax
4 11 (31.43%) .NET
4 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
5 10 (28.57%) HTML5
6 9 (25.71%) CSS3
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) J2EE
8 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (20.00%) JSON
8 7 (20.00%) Spring
8 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (11.43%) React
10 4 (11.43%) XML
11 3 (8.57%) Kendo UI
11 3 (8.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Debian
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) MVC
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Co-Creation
5 7 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Web Development
7 5 (14.29%) Content Management
7 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 5 (14.29%) Microservices
7 5 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (5.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (5.71%) OOP
9 2 (5.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) SOA
9 2 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
6 7 (20.00%) Java 8
7 5 (14.29%) PHP
8 4 (11.43%) XPath
9 2 (5.71%) Python
10 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.86%) ES6
10 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HockeyApp
1 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Xamarin