Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 16 January 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 25 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing jQuery 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.98% 4.51% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 16.67% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
Chester median daily rate £335 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.79% +1.85% +24.62%
10th Percentile £313 £254 £393
90th Percentile £423 £443 £418
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £388 £388
% change year-on-year -16.13% - +28.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £36.25 - £13.00

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 Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 42 66 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 23.86% 27.05% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 56
Chester median daily rate £355 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £301 £275 £292
90th Percentile £441 £444 £508
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year +75.00% +12.55% -46.56%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Chester

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Chester

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Chester over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Chester

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) gulp
6 2 (28.57%) Sass
6 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
6 2 (28.57%) Grunt
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) J2EE
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) Perforce

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
1 2 (28.57%) gulp
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Axis
6 1 (14.29%) ICEfaces
6 1 (14.29%) JSF
6 1 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) RichFaces
6 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
1 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Perforce