Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 54 32
Rank change year-on-year +21 -22 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 78 39 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.36% 2.75% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.22% 10.68% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 65
Birmingham median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £240
90th Percentile £538 £400 £433
West Midlands median daily rate £370 £338 £315
% change year-on-year +9.63% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £32.22 £23.50
% change year-on-year +31.13% +37.11% -1.05%

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 453 365 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.13% 25.74% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 257 314
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £250
90th Percentile £563 £530 £521
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +88.89% -24.53%
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £35.40 £36.30 £9.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.29 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -15.33% +19.57% -19.83%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018, 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 67 (85.90%) JavaScript
2 65 (83.33%) HTML
3 61 (78.21%) CSS
4 46 (58.97%) HTML5
5 44 (56.41%) AngularJS
6 39 (50.00%) Ajax
7 37 (47.44%) CSS3
8 33 (42.31%) KnockoutJS
8 33 (42.31%) .NET
8 33 (42.31%) MVC
9 32 (41.03%) User Experience
10 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET
11 29 (37.18%) Java
12 28 (35.90%) C#
13 26 (33.33%) React
14 25 (32.05%) Sass
15 24 (30.77%) LESS
16 23 (29.49%) TDD
17 22 (28.21%) Front End Development
18 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 20 (25.64%) RESTful
19 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (24.36%) Backbone.js
19 19 (24.36%) Durandal
19 19 (24.36%) Angular 2
20 18 (23.08%) Docker
21 17 (21.79%) Photoshop
21 17 (21.79%) Web Services
21 17 (21.79%) GIMP
21 17 (21.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

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 (6.41%) CMS
2 4 (5.13%) Drupal
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) Mule
4 1 (1.28%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) GIMP
1 17 (21.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.85%) Azure Functions
2 3 (3.85%) Serverless
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.56%) npm
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.28%) GitHub
4 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.28%) Office 365
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.85%) Redis
4 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.10%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.85%) gulp
4 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.85%) MSTest
4 3 (3.85%) NUnit
4 3 (3.85%) Selenium
5 2 (2.56%) Bower
5 2 (2.56%) Grunt
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Moq
6 1 (1.28%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) GitLab
6 1 (1.28%) JUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Law
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (96.15%) Developer
2 28 (35.90%) UI Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Java Developer
4 18 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (21.79%) .NET Developer
5 17 (21.79%) HTML Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (20.51%) HTML CSS Developer
7 15 (19.23%) Angular Developer
8 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
9 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
10 7 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (5.13%) Agile Developer
12 4 (5.13%) CMS Developer
12 4 (5.13%) Drupal Developer
12 4 (5.13%) React Developer
13 3 (3.85%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (83.33%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) CSS
3 46 (58.97%) HTML5
4 44 (56.41%) AngularJS
5 39 (50.00%) Ajax
6 37 (47.44%) CSS3
7 33 (42.31%) .NET
7 33 (42.31%) KnockoutJS
8 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 26 (33.33%) React
10 25 (32.05%) Sass
11 24 (30.77%) LESS
12 20 (25.64%) RESTful
12 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (24.36%) Angular 2
13 19 (24.36%) Backbone.js
13 19 (24.36%) Durandal
14 17 (21.79%) Web Services
15 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.03%) User Experience
2 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.28%) iPhone
3 1 (1.28%) NHS
3 1 (1.28%) Social Media
3 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Android
2 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) MVC
2 23 (29.49%) TDD
3 22 (28.21%) Front End Development
4 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (21.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 15 (19.23%) Wireframes
7 12 (15.38%) Scrum
8 11 (14.10%) Co-Creation
9 10 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.26%) Microservices
10 8 (10.26%) OOP
10 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.69%) Content Management
12 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.41%) DevOps
12 5 (6.41%) OO
13 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.13%) Disruptive Innovation
13 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (85.90%) JavaScript
2 29 (37.18%) Java
3 28 (35.90%) C#
4 15 (19.23%) SQL
5 8 (10.26%) Java 8
6 6 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.85%) PureScript
8 3 (3.85%) Python
8 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.28%) ES6
9 1 (1.28%) Go
9 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.28%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
1 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) WAI
2 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.28%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.28%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.28%) Apple
3 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.28%) NEC
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.28%) Twitter