The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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
North West / Cheshire
Rank 33 31 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 21 57 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.91% 5.87% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.91% 21.67% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 18
Median daily rate £400 £394 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +26.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 151 263 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 28.12% 27.09% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 189 163
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% +44.73%  
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Cheshire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Cheshire

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Cheshire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +10 5 £400 +7.02%
Knutsford +12 4 £475 - 3
Warrington +15 2 £420 +12.00% 3
Chester -9 1 £400 -1.23% 8
Runcorn - 1 - - 2
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 30 (76.92%) HTML
3 25 (64.10%) CSS
4 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (41.03%) HTML5
5 16 (41.03%) AngularJS
6 15 (38.46%) Front End Development
7 14 (35.90%) Java
8 13 (33.33%) Scrum
8 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 13 (33.33%) CSS3
9 12 (30.77%) MVC
10 11 (28.21%) TDD
10 11 (28.21%) Ajax
10 11 (28.21%) C#
10 11 (28.21%) MySQL
10 11 (28.21%) OO
11 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 10 (25.64%) PHP
11 10 (25.64%) JSON
11 10 (25.64%) Finance
12 9 (23.08%) Spring
12 9 (23.08%) Kanban
13 8 (20.51%) SQL
13 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
13 8 (20.51%) XML
13 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
14 7 (17.95%) EJB
14 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (15.38%) Data Protection

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (15.38%) CMS
2 5 (12.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.56%) Drupal
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) AMQP
2 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) DB2
5 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Grunt
2 5 (12.82%) gulp
2 5 (12.82%) IntelliJ
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
3 4 (10.26%) Gradle
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.56%) Protractor
6 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Angular Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (12.82%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (12.82%) HTML Developer
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (12.82%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) HTML
2 25 (64.10%) CSS
3 16 (41.03%) AngularJS
3 16 (41.03%) HTML5
4 13 (33.33%) CSS3
5 11 (28.21%) Ajax
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) JSON
7 9 (23.08%) Spring
8 8 (20.51%) XML
9 7 (17.95%) EJB
9 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.38%) J2EE
10 6 (15.38%) JSP
10 6 (15.38%) Servlets
10 6 (15.38%) SOAP
11 5 (12.82%) RESTful
11 5 (12.82%) Struts
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) DataPower
3 1 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Front End Development
3 13 (33.33%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) MVC
5 11 (28.21%) OO
5 11 (28.21%) TDD
6 9 (23.08%) Kanban
7 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 6 (15.38%) OOP
9 5 (12.82%) Content Management
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (12.82%) Web Development
10 4 (10.26%) B2B
10 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (10.26%) Modular Programming
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) C#
4 10 (25.64%) PHP
5 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Groovy
8 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) PhD
1 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Zend
2 3 (7.69%) ATG
2 3 (7.69%) hybris
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Chordiant
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Kony
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) Sybase
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Yahoo!
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago