Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 122 122 149
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 -22
Contract jobs citing jQuery 25 39 108
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.92% 1.12% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 3.29% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 92
10th Percentile £379 £328 £341
25th Percentile £400 £381 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £428 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £681 £501 £525
90th Percentile £700 £549 £549
Central London median daily rate £475 £428 £488
% change year-on-year +11.11% -12.31% +2.63%

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 906 1,186 2,465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.51% 34.11% 37.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 940 1,999
10th Percentile £394 £381 £413
25th Percentile £461 £450 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £638 £613 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
10th Percentile £15.25 £27.20 £13.25
25th Percentile £15.63 £32.75 £22.25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £46.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -62.37% +32.86% +60.92%
75th Percentile £20.63 £57.50 £49.13
90th Percentile £21.75 £59.75 £56.50
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £50.75 £38.37
% change year-on-year -65.52% +32.26% +76.43%

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 9 May 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 9 May 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 23 (92.00%) HTML
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (60.00%) HTML5
3 15 (60.00%) CSS
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Web Development
5 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (40.00%) React
7 9 (36.00%) Ajax
7 9 (36.00%) Spring
7 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) Java
8 8 (32.00%) Middleware
8 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (32.00%) REST
8 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (32.00%) Sass
8 8 (32.00%) Java 8
9 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Fuse
9 7 (28.00%) Microservices
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Camel
9 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (28.00%) High Availability
9 7 (28.00%) OSGi

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 7 (28.00%) Apache
1 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Fuse
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Azure Logic Apps
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (8.00%) Power Automate
2 2 (8.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (8.00%) PowerApps
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Jasmine
2 4 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (12.00%) JSUnit
3 3 (12.00%) webpack
4 2 (8.00%) gulp
4 2 (8.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Mocha
5 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.00%) Protractor
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Java Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) React Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior React Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 15 (60.00%) HTML5
4 10 (40.00%) React
5 9 (36.00%) Ajax
5 9 (36.00%) Spring
6 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (32.00%) Middleware
6 8 (32.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) Sass
7 7 (28.00%) Apache Camel
7 7 (28.00%) GWT
7 7 (28.00%) JDBC
7 7 (28.00%) JMS
7 7 (28.00%) JSF
7 7 (28.00%) Node.js
7 7 (28.00%) OSGi
8 6 (24.00%) Redux
9 5 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (28.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (44.00%) Web Development
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (28.00%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (28.00%) High Availability
3 7 (28.00%) Microservices
3 7 (28.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) Open Source
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) RUP
3 7 (28.00%) Scalability Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (12.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Java 8
4 6 (24.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (12.00%) ES6
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Workday
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft