The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 25 26 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 11 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.57% 4.98% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.58% 16.26% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 7
Median daily rate £210 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.24% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £355 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £419 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 81 123 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.30% 30.60% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 78 62
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £505 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00%  
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 Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Cambridge

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (92.31%) HTML
3 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (61.54%) CSS
5 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
6 14 (53.85%) HTML5
7 13 (50.00%) Java
8 12 (46.15%) Web Development
8 12 (46.15%) Node.js
9 11 (42.31%) TDD
10 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
10 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
10 10 (38.46%) BDD
10 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (34.62%) RESTful
11 9 (34.62%) .NET
11 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
12 8 (30.77%) PHP
12 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
12 8 (30.77%) MVC
12 8 (30.77%) JSON
12 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
13 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (26.92%) SQL
13 7 (26.92%) REST
14 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
14 6 (23.08%) WebStorm
14 6 (23.08%) Relational Database

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.85%) Predix
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (7.69%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (19.23%) MySQL
4 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
5 3 (11.54%) Redis
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.85%) GIS
7 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 6 (23.08%) IntelliJ
3 6 (23.08%) Mercurial
3 6 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (23.08%) Selenium
3 6 (23.08%) Subversion
3 6 (23.08%) WebStorm
4 4 (15.38%) JUnit
4 4 (15.38%) Mockito
5 3 (11.54%) gulp
6 2 (7.69%) Grunt
6 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
6 2 (7.69%) Maven
6 2 (7.69%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Django Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) HTML5
4 12 (46.15%) Node.js
5 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) JSON
8 7 (26.92%) REST
9 6 (23.08%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 4 (15.38%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
10 4 (15.38%) JPA
10 4 (15.38%) Spring
10 4 (15.38%) XML Schema
11 3 (11.54%) D3.js
11 3 (11.54%) PhoneGap
11 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (11.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Web Development
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) BDD
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Service Design
7 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (15.38%) BPMN
8 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (15.38%) Information Security
8 4 (15.38%) OO
8 4 (15.38%) Open Source
9 3 (11.54%) OWASP
9 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
9 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) C#
6 4 (15.38%) Groovy
6 4 (15.38%) Scala
7 2 (7.69%) Dart
7 2 (7.69%) ECMAScript
7 2 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.85%) XPath
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.85%) Zend