Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 71 60
Rank change year-on-year -36 -11 +1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 154 231 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.20% 3.41% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 8.97% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 183 215
City of London median daily rate £475 £451 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.44% +9.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £294
90th Percentile £575 £625 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £54.25
Central London median hourly rate - - £54.25

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 2,826 2,576 2,314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.43% 38.03% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,351 2,101 1,963
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £380 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.36% -30.40% +18.18%
10th Percentile £19.14 £19.80 £19.00
90th Percentile £73.98 £26.61 £56.31
Central London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +48.84% -38.57% +18.18%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the City of London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge -9 26 £525 +61.54%
Moorgate -9 1 - -
jQuery
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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.

1 143 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 126 (81.82%) HTML
3 91 (59.09%) CSS
4 81 (52.60%) AngularJS
5 70 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (40.91%) HTML5
7 53 (34.42%) MVC
8 51 (33.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 39 (25.32%) .NET
10 38 (24.68%) C#
11 35 (22.73%) OO
12 31 (20.13%) Web Development
13 30 (19.48%) Front End Development
14 29 (18.83%) Java
14 29 (18.83%) SQL
15 28 (18.18%) TDD
15 28 (18.18%) Redux
16 27 (17.53%) React
17 25 (16.23%) CSS3
18 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
19 22 (14.29%) Finance
20 21 (13.64%) PHP
20 21 (13.64%) Git (software)
21 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
21 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
21 18 (11.69%) Node.js
21 18 (11.69%) JSON
22 17 (11.04%) Web Services
22 17 (11.04%) E-Commerce
23 16 (10.39%) User Experience

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 11 (7.14%) CMS
2 8 (5.19%) WordPress
3 7 (4.55%) Drupal
4 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.30%) Confluence
6 2 (1.30%) IIS
6 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.95%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.95%) InDesign
3 1 (0.65%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Endur
2 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.25%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (2.60%) GitHub
5 3 (1.95%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.30%) Force.com
6 2 (1.30%) Office 365
6 2 (1.30%) Route 53
6 2 (1.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
7 1 (0.65%) npm
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) Intranet
2 2 (1.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) MySQL
2 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.95%) Big Data
4 3 (1.95%) BigQuery
4 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.30%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.65%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.65%) Power BI
6 1 (0.65%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.65%) Redis
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.14%) gulp
2 11 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.49%) Jasmine
4 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.90%) Grunt
6 5 (3.25%) JIRA
6 5 (3.25%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.60%) NUnit
7 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.95%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.95%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.95%) Selenium
9 2 (1.30%) JUnit
9 2 (1.30%) Maven
9 2 (1.30%) Mocha
9 2 (1.30%) Mockito
9 2 (1.30%) MSTest
General
1 22 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Marketing
3 9 (5.84%) Banking
3 9 (5.84%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.55%) Advertising
4 7 (4.55%) Back Office
5 3 (1.95%) Front Office
5 3 (1.95%) Games
5 3 (1.95%) Publishing
6 2 (1.30%) Digital Economy
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 136 (88.31%) Developer
2 49 (31.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 37 (24.03%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (15.58%) Angular Developer
5 23 (14.94%) Senior Developer
6 22 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 17 (11.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 14 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 13 (8.44%) C# Developer
10 10 (6.49%) Salesforce Developer
11 8 (5.19%) PHP Developer
12 7 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Cloud Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Analyst
13 6 (3.90%) Demandware Developer
13 6 (3.90%) React Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (81.82%) HTML
2 91 (59.09%) CSS
3 81 (52.60%) AngularJS
4 63 (40.91%) HTML5
5 51 (33.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 39 (25.32%) .NET
7 28 (18.18%) Redux
8 27 (17.53%) React
9 25 (16.23%) CSS3
10 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
11 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (11.69%) JSON
11 18 (11.69%) Node.js
12 17 (11.04%) Web Services
13 16 (10.39%) Spring
14 15 (9.74%) Sass
15 14 (9.09%) Angular 2
16 13 (8.44%) Ajax
16 13 (8.44%) WCF
17 12 (7.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) User Experience
2 9 (5.84%) Fintech
2 9 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.90%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.95%) Blog
5 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.30%) Animation
6 2 (1.30%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.30%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.65%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.84%) Linux
2 5 (3.25%) Windows
3 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.95%) Android
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.42%) MVC
3 35 (22.73%) OO
4 31 (20.13%) Web Development
5 30 (19.48%) Front End Development
6 28 (18.18%) TDD
7 17 (11.04%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.39%) Scrum
9 13 (8.44%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.49%) BDD
12 10 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.19%) DevOps
13 8 (5.19%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.55%) Analytics
14 7 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (3.90%) Mentoring
15 6 (3.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 143 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 38 (24.68%) C#
3 29 (18.83%) Java
3 29 (18.83%) SQL
4 21 (13.64%) PHP
5 12 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.55%) PHP 5
8 6 (3.90%) Java 8
8 6 (3.90%) PHP 7
9 5 (3.25%) ES6
10 4 (2.60%) C++
10 4 (2.60%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.95%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.95%) Ruby
11 3 (1.95%) SOQL
12 2 (1.30%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.30%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Scala
13 1 (0.65%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (5.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.90%) Puppet
2 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.30%) Matomo
4 1 (0.65%) PingFederate
4 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (7.79%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.55%) Demandware
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle
5 5 (3.25%) Google
6 4 (2.60%) Adobe
7 3 (1.95%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.95%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.95%) Tealium
8 2 (1.30%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.30%) hybris
8 2 (1.30%) Pardot
8 2 (1.30%) Splunk
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) Nintex
9 1 (0.65%) Omniture
9 1 (0.65%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.65%) Sybase
9 1 (0.65%) Zend