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 3 months to 27 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 60 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 108 119 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.27% 3.51% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 10.08% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 99 141
Median daily rate £451 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £105.87
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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1252 1181 1708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.89% 34.87% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1014 1376
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
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 the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the City of London

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in the City of London

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the City of London

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 157 (77.34%) JavaScript
2 153 (75.37%) CSS
3 150 (73.89%) HTML
4 96 (47.29%) AngularJS
5 74 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (33.99%) HTML5
7 62 (30.54%) Front End Development
8 59 (29.06%) .NET
9 58 (28.57%) C#
9 58 (28.57%) MVC
10 57 (28.08%) Ajax
11 53 (26.11%) Java
12 50 (24.63%) TDD
13 48 (23.65%) Finance
14 47 (23.15%) SQL
15 45 (22.17%) SQL Server
15 45 (22.17%) Node.js
16 43 (21.18%) Web Development
17 42 (20.69%) CSS3
18 37 (18.23%) React
19 36 (17.73%) ASP.NET
19 36 (17.73%) XML
20 33 (16.26%) Scrum
21 32 (15.76%) MySQL
21 32 (15.76%) JSON
22 30 (14.78%) Test Automation
22 30 (14.78%) RESTful
23 29 (14.29%) REST
23 29 (14.29%) PHP
24 27 (13.30%) Git (software)

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 13 (6.40%) IIS
2 12 (5.91%) Apache
3 11 (5.42%) Confluence
4 10 (4.93%) CMS
4 10 (4.93%) Drupal
5 8 (3.94%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.96%) Apache Spark
7 6 (2.96%) JBoss
7 6 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.96%) WordPress
8 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.48%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.48%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.99%) Mule
10 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.97%) Magento
2 3 (1.48%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.99%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.49%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.46%) GitHub
5 3 (1.48%) Google Play
5 3 (1.48%) Office 365
5 3 (1.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) HTTP
2 5 (2.46%) Intranet
3 4 (1.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) Network Security
4 1 (0.49%) RTP
4 1 (0.49%) RTSP
4 1 (0.49%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.17%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.76%) MySQL
3 24 (11.82%) MongoDB
4 22 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (9.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (5.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.96%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.48%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.48%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.48%) QlikView
12 2 (0.99%) Big Data
12 2 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.49%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 27 (13.30%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.84%) Selenium
3 19 (9.36%) Moq
4 18 (8.87%) Visual Studio
5 16 (7.88%) Jasmine
5 16 (7.88%) NUnit
6 15 (7.39%) Cucumber
6 15 (7.39%) MSTest
7 14 (6.90%) JIRA
8 13 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (5.91%) Maven
10 11 (5.42%) JUnit
11 10 (4.93%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.93%) gulp
12 8 (3.94%) Grunt
12 8 (3.94%) Protractor
12 8 (3.94%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
14 6 (2.96%) Mocha
15 5 (2.46%) Mockito
General
1 48 (23.65%) Finance
2 25 (12.32%) Banking
3 14 (6.90%) Marketing
4 11 (5.42%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.43%) Advertising
6 5 (2.46%) Front Office
7 4 (1.97%) Law
8 3 (1.48%) Retail
9 2 (0.99%) International Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 182 (89.66%) Developer
2 53 (26.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 32 (15.76%) .NET Developer
4 28 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 27 (13.30%) Angular Developer
6 24 (11.82%) C# Developer
6 24 (11.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (11.82%) Senior Developer
7 22 (10.84%) Java Developer
8 19 (9.36%) Web Developer
9 16 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.93%) HTML Developer
10 10 (4.93%) SQL Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Drupal Developer
11 9 (4.43%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Lead Developer
12 8 (3.94%) Python Developer
13 7 (3.45%) Architect
14 6 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 6 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (75.37%) CSS
2 150 (73.89%) HTML
3 96 (47.29%) AngularJS
4 69 (33.99%) HTML5
5 59 (29.06%) .NET
6 57 (28.08%) Ajax
7 45 (22.17%) Node.js
8 42 (20.69%) CSS3
9 37 (18.23%) React
10 36 (17.73%) ASP.NET
10 36 (17.73%) XML
11 32 (15.76%) JSON
12 30 (14.78%) RESTful
13 29 (14.29%) REST
14 23 (11.33%) .NET Framework
14 23 (11.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (10.84%) Web Services
16 21 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (10.34%) WCF
17 19 (9.36%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) User Experience
2 13 (6.40%) Fintech
3 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.96%) NHS
7 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.48%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.99%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.49%) Life Science
11 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.49%) MPEG
11 1 (0.49%) Social Media
11 1 (0.49%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.49%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.32%) Windows
2 14 (6.90%) Linux
3 12 (5.91%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.43%) Android
5 5 (2.46%) Unix
6 3 (1.48%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.48%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.54%) Front End Development
3 58 (28.57%) MVC
4 50 (24.63%) TDD
5 43 (21.18%) Web Development
6 33 (16.26%) Scrum
7 30 (14.78%) Test Automation
8 25 (12.32%) BDD
9 21 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (9.85%) OO
11 19 (9.36%) Kanban
11 19 (9.36%) SDLC
12 16 (7.88%) Mentoring
13 13 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (5.42%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.93%) Project Management
16 9 (4.43%) DevOps
16 9 (4.43%) OOP
17 8 (3.94%) CRM
17 8 (3.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 157 (77.34%) JavaScript
2 58 (28.57%) C#
3 53 (26.11%) Java
4 47 (23.15%) SQL
5 29 (14.29%) PHP
6 19 (9.36%) Python
7 14 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.43%) Ruby
8 9 (4.43%) Scala
9 7 (3.45%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.96%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.97%) VB
12 3 (1.48%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.48%) C
12 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.48%) SOQL
12 3 (1.48%) SOSL
12 3 (1.48%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.49%) F#
13 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.94%) Degree
2 3 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.99%) MCP
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.99%) PMP
4 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.46%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) MOM
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.91%) Oracle
3 7 (3.45%) Telerik
4 6 (2.96%) Adobe
4 6 (2.96%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.46%) Apple
6 4 (1.97%) Twitter
7 3 (1.48%) Google
7 3 (1.48%) Marketo
7 3 (1.48%) Redback
7 3 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.48%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.48%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.99%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.99%) Informatica
8 2 (0.99%) Kofax
8 2 (0.99%) OpenText
8 2 (0.99%) Panasonic
8 2 (0.99%) RedDot
8 2 (0.99%) Tableau
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
SanRidge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago