The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for jQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 10 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 7.32% 18.75% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -49.34% +24.20%  

jQuery is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 17.07% 31.25% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Bolton

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Bolton

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bolton region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) EPiServer
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
5 1 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) RAD
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) WCF

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 6 (85.71%) CMS
1 6 (85.71%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) CMS Developer
2 3 (42.86%) EPiServer Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WCF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) DSDM
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL