The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 13 12 27
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.92% 7.69% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 26.09% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
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 £15.50 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -59.21% +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 9 23 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 17.31% 29.49% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 43
Median daily rate £375 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
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 Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Cheltenham

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Cheltenham

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP