Period
to 24 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 September 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 138 101 169
Rank change year-on-year -37 +68 -60
Contract jobs citing jQuery 40 18 64
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.09% 1.01% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 3.35% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 56
10th Percentile £379 " £336
25th Percentile £428 £306 £380
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £450 £493
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -8.63% +3.68%
75th Percentile £617 £525 £545
90th Percentile £728 £625 £619
Central London median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,239 538 2,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.82% 30.19% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 418 1,793
10th Percentile £402 £368 £406
25th Percentile £475 £431 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £589 £525 £530
Median % change year-on-year +12.19% -0.94% +0.95%
75th Percentile £653 £613 £625
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
10th Percentile £18.78 £27.20 £16.85
25th Percentile £24.25 £32.75 £21.75
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £41.75
Median % change year-on-year -4.67% -10.17% +54.61%
75th Percentile £45.25 £40.00 £47.99
90th Percentile £68.43 £44.65 £51.68
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.17% +54.61%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the City of London

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing jQuery in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for jQuery in the City of London

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing jQuery in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for jQuery in the City of London

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing jQuery in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for jQuery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 36 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
3 29 (72.50%) HTML
4 22 (55.00%) React
5 20 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 19 (47.50%) SQL
7 16 (40.00%) Oracle
7 16 (40.00%) Azure
8 15 (37.50%) Node.js
9 13 (32.50%) Web Development
10 12 (30.00%) HTML5
10 12 (30.00%) Sass
10 12 (30.00%) TypeScript
11 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
11 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
12 8 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
12 8 (20.00%) Java
12 8 (20.00%) Python
12 8 (20.00%) Finance
12 8 (20.00%) Analytics
12 8 (20.00%) CSS3
12 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (17.50%) RESTful
13 7 (17.50%) AWS
13 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
13 7 (17.50%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (17.50%) Hedge funds
13 7 (17.50%) NumPy

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Liferay
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Azure
2 7 (17.50%) AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Azure Logic Apps
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (10.00%) Power Automate
3 4 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 4 (10.00%) PowerApps
4 2 (5.00%) GitHub
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Event Grid
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (15.00%) JSUnit
2 6 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (7.50%) gulp
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.50%) GitLab
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (22.50%) React Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Analytics Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior React Developer
6 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Salesforce Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) CSS
2 29 (72.50%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) React
4 20 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (37.50%) Node.js
6 12 (30.00%) HTML5
6 12 (30.00%) Sass
7 8 (20.00%) CSS3
8 7 (17.50%) Angular 2
8 7 (17.50%) NumPy
8 7 (17.50%) Pandas
8 7 (17.50%) PyTorch
8 7 (17.50%) RESTful
9 6 (15.00%) .NET
9 6 (15.00%) Jest
9 6 (15.00%) Redux
10 5 (12.50%) Web Services
11 4 (10.00%) JSON
11 4 (10.00%) LESS
11 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Equities
1 7 (17.50%) Fixed Income
1 7 (17.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (17.50%) Hedge funds
2 4 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Web Development
2 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) Analytics
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
4 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
4 7 (17.50%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (15.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (15.00%) SDLC
5 6 (15.00%) SEO
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) TypeScript
4 8 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) Python
5 7 (17.50%) C++
6 5 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.50%) ES6
9 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Accessibility
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.50%) Workday
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik