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 28 June 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.

jQuery
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 57 28
Rank change year-on-year +23 -29  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 29 17 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.59% 1.86% 5.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.36% 6.27% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 36
Median daily rate £400 £320 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £223 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £419 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -32.55% +49.87%  

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 217 271 254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 34.34% 29.65% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 947 800
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% +28.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.78 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £33.75 £34.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Knutsford +10 8 £400 - 5
Warrington +24 4 £375 +7.14% 4
Chester +12 4 £317 +5.75% 7
Macclesfield - 2 £440 - 4
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £338 - 4
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 43 (87.76%) JavaScript
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Java
4 22 (44.90%) HTML
4 22 (44.90%) C#
5 21 (42.86%) .NET
6 20 (40.82%) CSS
6 20 (40.82%) Spring
6 20 (40.82%) Ajax
7 19 (38.78%) Finance
8 18 (36.73%) MVC
8 18 (36.73%) Banking
8 18 (36.73%) JSON
8 18 (36.73%) SQL
8 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
9 17 (34.69%) J2EE
10 15 (30.61%) Scrum
11 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
11 13 (26.53%) EJB
11 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
12 12 (24.49%) OO
12 12 (24.49%) JSP
12 12 (24.49%) Servlets
13 11 (22.45%) SOAP
13 11 (22.45%) Struts
13 11 (22.45%) IntelliJ
13 11 (22.45%) JIRA
13 11 (22.45%) HTML5
13 11 (22.45%) Waterfall
13 11 (22.45%) MongoDB

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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 7 (14.29%) JBoss
2 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.08%) CMS
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.08%) WordPress
6 1 (2.04%) Drupal
6 1 (2.04%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) X.509
2 4 (8.16%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
3 8 (16.33%) MySQL
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.04%) DB2
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) IntelliJ
2 11 (22.45%) JIRA
3 10 (20.41%) Gradle
4 8 (16.33%) JUnit
5 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
6 5 (10.20%) Subversion
7 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
7 4 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
10 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
10 1 (2.04%) gulp
10 1 (2.04%) Moq
10 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.24%) PHP Developer
4 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Designer
5 2 (4.08%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) HTML
2 21 (42.86%) .NET
3 20 (40.82%) Ajax
3 20 (40.82%) CSS
3 20 (40.82%) Spring
4 18 (36.73%) JSON
5 17 (34.69%) J2EE
6 13 (26.53%) EJB
7 12 (24.49%) JSP
7 12 (24.49%) Servlets
8 11 (22.45%) HTML5
8 11 (22.45%) SOAP
8 11 (22.45%) Struts
9 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
10 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (16.33%) CSS3
12 7 (14.29%) REST
13 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) MVC
3 15 (30.61%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) Data Protection
5 12 (24.49%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
6 11 (22.45%) Waterfall
7 9 (18.37%) TDD
8 7 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (12.24%) OOP
10 5 (10.20%) BDD
10 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.20%) Kanban
10 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.16%) B2B
11 4 (8.16%) Modular Programming
11 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
12 3 (6.12%) SEO
12 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 22 (44.90%) C#
4 18 (36.73%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) PHP
6 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Scala
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) PhD
1 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Zend
4 3 (6.12%) Adobe
4 3 (6.12%) DevExpress
5 2 (4.08%) Perforce
5 2 (4.08%) Twitter
6 1 (2.04%) Chordiant
6 1 (2.04%) Google
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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