Period
to 18 January 2019

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 6 months to 18 January 2019 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 55 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 20 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.70% 2.78% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 10.12% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 45
Cheshire median daily rate £338 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -16.13% -
10th Percentile £272 £245 £311
90th Percentile £453 £423 £425
North West median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £36.25 -
North West median hourly rate - £36.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +45.00% +92.31%

jQuery is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 352 346 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.86% 27.53% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 254 245
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £296 £263 £270
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
North West median daily rate £409 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +5.48% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +75.00% +12.55%
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £38.13 £38.50
% change year-on-year -4.98% -0.97% +13.84%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Cheshire

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -5 7 £299 -11.41% 7
Chester -1 3 £350 +3.70% 9
Macclesfield -3 3 £575 +142.11%
Warrington -4 1 £275 -18.22% 3
Wilmslow - 1 £375 - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £325 -
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) HTML5
5 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) CSS3
6 8 (40.00%) React
7 7 (35.00%) REST
7 7 (35.00%) MVC
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) PHP
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (20.00%) JSP
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (20.00%) OO
9 4 (20.00%) Spring
9 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Ajax
9 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
10 3 (15.00%) SDLC
10 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
10 3 (15.00%) Grunt
10 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (15.00%) User Experience
10 3 (15.00%) Java 8

jQuery
Co-occurring 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 2 (10.00%) Yarn
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Grunt
2 2 (10.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (10.00%) gulp
2 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (10.00%) Mocha
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) UX Designer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.00%) CakePHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) CSS3
5 8 (40.00%) React
6 7 (35.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) Ajax
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (20.00%) JSP
7 4 (20.00%) Spring
7 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (15.00%) Node.js
9 2 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) API Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Java 8
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Zend