Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 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 11 December 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
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 3.08% 1.85% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.86% 4.65% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Blackpool median daily rate £470 £375 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.33% -18.48% +8.24%
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £25.00

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 Blackpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 102 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 44.93% 39.81% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 40 33
Blackpool median daily rate £476 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.66% +12.67% -20.42%
10th Percentile £334 £363 £306
90th Percentile £624 £553 £454
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% +10.39% -3.75%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Blackpool

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing jQuery in Blackpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Blackpool

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Blackpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Blackpool over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) OOP
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile First
4 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
5 3 (42.86%) gulp
5 3 (42.86%) Semantic HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Grunt
5 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
5 3 (42.86%) Node.js
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
6 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
7 1 (14.29%) Service Design
7 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Grunt
1 3 (42.86%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) UI Developer
2 2 (28.57%) CSS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile First
4 4 (57.14%) OOP
4 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Market Research
6 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
6 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Social Listening
6 1 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe