Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 41 52
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -17
Contract jobs citing jQuery 48 51 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.55% 4.14% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.37% 12.72% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 42
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £228 £300 £256
90th Percentile £479 £483 £486
North West median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.09% +2.93% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £25.02
North West median hourly rate - £15.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year - -54.07% -

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 463 401 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.22% 32.52% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 312 418
Cheshire median daily rate £383 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £268 £294 £282
90th Percentile £500 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 14
Cheshire median hourly rate - £31.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% +85.64%
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -0.69%

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 July 2018.

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 July 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 -7 14 £438 -0.57% 4
Macclesfield +5 6 £280 -36.36% 2
Crewe -15 4 £400 -
Nantwich - 4 £350 - 2
Warrington -2 2 - - 5
Chester -11 1 - - 14
Runcorn - 1 - -
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 38 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 26 (54.17%) HTML
3 25 (52.08%) CSS
4 23 (47.92%) Java
5 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 16 (33.33%) JSON
7 16 (33.33%) Finance
8 15 (31.25%) Ajax
8 15 (31.25%) HTML5
9 14 (29.17%) Scrum
9 14 (29.17%) XML
10 12 (25.00%) JIRA
10 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (25.00%) CSS3
11 11 (22.92%) Spring
11 11 (22.92%) OO
12 9 (18.75%) PHP
12 9 (18.75%) Selenium
12 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
12 9 (18.75%) React
13 8 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (16.67%) Banking
13 8 (16.67%) J2EE
14 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
14 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (14.58%) User Experience
14 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.58%) SDLC
14 7 (14.58%) Front End Development

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 5 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (6.25%) WordPress
4 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) BrowserStack
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
4 1 (2.08%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.08%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) Text Mining
3 1 (2.08%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (25.00%) JIRA
2 9 (18.75%) Selenium
3 7 (14.58%) Gradle
4 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.50%) JUnit
5 5 (10.42%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.42%) JProfiler
6 4 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.25%) Maven
7 3 (6.25%) Subversion
8 2 (4.17%) Mocha
8 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
9 1 (2.08%) Mockito
9 1 (2.08%) MSTest
9 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Interactive Media
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Tester
5 4 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Author
7 2 (4.17%) Content Manager
7 2 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Web Author
7 2 (4.17%) Web Content Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 25 (52.08%) CSS
3 16 (33.33%) JSON
4 15 (31.25%) Ajax
4 15 (31.25%) HTML5
5 14 (29.17%) XML
6 12 (25.00%) CSS3
7 11 (22.92%) Spring
8 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 9 (18.75%) React
9 8 (16.67%) J2EE
9 8 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 6 (12.50%) Node.js
10 6 (12.50%) SOAP
11 5 (10.42%) JPA
11 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (10.42%) REST
11 5 (10.42%) XSLT
12 4 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.58%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.33%) Web 2.0
4 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.17%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 14 (29.17%) Scrum
4 11 (22.92%) OO
5 7 (14.58%) BDD
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.58%) Front End Development
5 7 (14.58%) SDLC
5 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.42%) MVC
6 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.42%) RAD
7 4 (8.33%) Content Management
7 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.33%) Web Design
7 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
8 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) Kanban
8 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) Java 8
5 3 (6.25%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.17%) Go
6 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Plesk
2 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Adobe
1 5 (10.42%) Perforce
2 2 (4.17%) Capita
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.17%) Twitter
2 2 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (2.08%) Attivio
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft