The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 30 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.

jQuery
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 5 31
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 22 84 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.34% 21.54% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.47% 50.30% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 65 3
Median daily rate £363 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +29.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £398
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 £27.00
% change year-on-year -49.34% +40.74%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 113 167 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 32.56% 42.82% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 124 37
Median daily rate £388 £380 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Cardiff

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Cardiff over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Cardiff

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 32 (84.21%) HTML
1 32 (84.21%) CSS
2 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
3 26 (68.42%) HTML5
4 22 (57.89%) CSS3
4 22 (57.89%) Ajax
5 21 (55.26%) Web Development
5 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) Front End Development
8 12 (31.58%) OOP
9 11 (28.95%) PHP
9 11 (28.95%) .NET
9 11 (28.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (26.32%) Web Design
10 10 (26.32%) User Experience
11 9 (23.68%) MVC
11 9 (23.68%) MySQL
11 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
11 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
12 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 8 (21.05%) Sass
12 8 (21.05%) Wireframes
13 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
13 7 (18.42%) Apache
13 7 (18.42%) LAMP
14 6 (15.79%) NUnit
14 6 (15.79%) Microsoft

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) MSTest
2 6 (15.79%) NUnit
3 5 (13.16%) MSBuild
3 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.26%) Grunt
4 2 (5.26%) gulp
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) MbUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Web Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (23.68%) PHP Developer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) PHP Zend Developer
5 5 (13.16%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.63%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) CSS
1 32 (84.21%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) HTML5
3 22 (57.89%) Ajax
3 22 (57.89%) CSS3
4 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 11 (28.95%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) Sass
8 7 (18.42%) LAMP
9 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (15.79%) React
9 6 (15.79%) Zend Framework
10 5 (13.16%) Durandal
10 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
10 5 (13.16%) Node.js
10 5 (13.16%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.16%) W3C
3 4 (10.53%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (55.26%) Web Development
2 13 (34.21%) Front End Development
3 12 (31.58%) OOP
4 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (26.32%) Web Design
5 9 (23.68%) MVC
5 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Wireframes
7 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.16%) Coaching
8 5 (13.16%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (13.16%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 5 (13.16%) TDD
9 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) PHP
4 6 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) WAI
1 2 (5.26%) WCAG
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Zend
2 5 (13.16%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore