Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 43 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16 -19
Contract jobs citing jQuery 33 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.57% 3.93% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.66% 13.03% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 45
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £298 £293 £256
90th Percentile £509 £483 £425
North West median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £20.78
North West median hourly rate - £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -38.00% -33.33%

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 431 376 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.51% 30.15% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 276 363
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £288 £264
90th Percentile £500 £500 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £390 £387
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.67% -7.69% +87.54%
10th Percentile £44.65 £30.00 £27.06
90th Percentile £62.35 £33.00 £43.60
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -13.33%

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 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Cheshire

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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

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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 21 September 2018. 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 0 11 £406 +1.56% 4
Macclesfield 0 4 £575 +30.68% 2
Nantwich - 4 £350 - 1
Crewe - 3 £400 -
Warrington -4 2 £275 -24.14% 5
Chester -8 2 - - 7
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (39.39%) React
6 12 (36.36%) HTML5
7 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
7 10 (30.30%) CSS3
7 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
7 10 (30.30%) Finance
7 10 (30.30%) Scrum
8 9 (27.27%) OO
8 9 (27.27%) REST
9 8 (24.24%) Node.js
9 8 (24.24%) Spring
9 8 (24.24%) Front End Development
10 7 (21.21%) SDLC
10 7 (21.21%) PHP
10 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.21%) Selenium
11 6 (18.18%) JSON
11 6 (18.18%) JIRA
12 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
12 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
12 5 (15.15%) BDD
12 5 (15.15%) MySQL
12 5 (15.15%) Web Services

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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 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Fireworks
1 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) BrowserStack
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.09%) Axure RP
4 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 3 (9.09%) Grunt
4 3 (9.09%) gulp
4 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (9.09%) Mocha
4 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.03%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Interactive Media
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Designer
4 2 (6.06%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior UX Designer
4 2 (6.06%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) CSS
1 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) React
3 12 (36.36%) HTML5
4 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 10 (30.30%) CSS3
5 9 (27.27%) REST
6 8 (24.24%) Node.js
6 8 (24.24%) Spring
7 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (18.18%) JSON
9 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
9 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (15.15%) Spring Boot
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) XML
10 4 (12.12%) Ajax
10 4 (12.12%) JSP
11 3 (9.09%) Chai
11 3 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Android
1 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
2 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
3 9 (27.27%) OO
4 8 (24.24%) Front End Development
5 7 (21.21%) SDLC
6 5 (15.15%) BDD
6 5 (15.15%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Web Design
7 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) API Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Task Automation
9 2 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (6.06%) Mobile Development
9 2 (6.06%) Modular Programming
9 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) Java 8
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
2 2 (6.06%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Attivio
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce