Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 65 73
Rank change year-on-year -62 +8 -24
Contract jobs citing jQuery 136 209 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.97% 3.36% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.09% 9.10% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 175 175
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £323 £307 £290
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £55.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 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 2,672 2,297 2,254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.64% 36.95% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,202 1,882 1,900
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £493 £463
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.49% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 6
City of London median hourly rate £21.75 £24.86 £32.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.51% -24.17% +27.07%
10th Percentile £21.00 £20.75 £17.08
90th Percentile £55.38 £31.85 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.86 £32.79
% change year-on-year -11.50% -24.17% +19.78%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -6 7 £475 +46.15%
Moorgate -7 1 - -
jQuery
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 124 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 109 (80.15%) HTML
3 91 (66.91%) CSS
4 67 (49.26%) AngularJS
5 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (38.97%) HTML5
7 47 (34.56%) .NET
8 45 (33.09%) C#
9 38 (27.94%) Finance
10 37 (27.21%) MVC
11 36 (26.47%) SQL
12 33 (24.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (23.53%) Java
14 30 (22.06%) ASP.NET
15 28 (20.59%) TDD
15 28 (20.59%) Web Development
15 28 (20.59%) React
16 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (18.38%) Spring
18 23 (16.91%) Banking
18 23 (16.91%) CSS3
19 21 (15.44%) Node.js
19 21 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (15.44%) Git (software)
19 21 (15.44%) Investment Banking
20 20 (14.71%) Scrum
20 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
20 20 (14.71%) .NET Framework
21 18 (13.24%) Test Automation
21 18 (13.24%) Unit Testing

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 (8.09%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.94%) Confluence
3 4 (2.94%) Drupal
3 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.21%) Apache
4 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.21%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.21%) WordPress
5 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.74%) Liferay
6 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.74%) Endur
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
1 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.68%) Google Tag Manager
3 5 (3.68%) npm
4 4 (2.94%) GitHub
4 4 (2.94%) SaaS
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.21%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.21%) Office 365
5 3 (2.21%) Yarn
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.47%) Route 53
6 2 (1.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.74%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.74%) Force.com
7 1 (0.74%) IaaS
7 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.29%) MySQL
3 13 (9.56%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.21%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.21%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.21%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.47%) Big Data
7 2 (1.47%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.47%) Power BI
7 2 (1.47%) Redis
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.35%) JIRA
3 8 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.68%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.94%) JUnit
5 4 (2.94%) MSTest
5 4 (2.94%) Selenium
5 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.94%) webpack
6 3 (2.21%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.21%) Maven
6 3 (2.21%) Mocha
6 3 (2.21%) Moq
6 3 (2.21%) NUnit
6 3 (2.21%) Protractor
7 2 (1.47%) gulp
7 2 (1.47%) Mockito
7 2 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (27.94%) Finance
2 23 (16.91%) Banking
3 21 (15.44%) Investment Banking
4 14 (10.29%) Marketing
5 5 (3.68%) Back Office
6 3 (2.21%) Legal
7 2 (1.47%) Advertising
7 2 (1.47%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (81.62%) Developer
2 25 (18.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 18 (13.24%) Angular Developer
6 16 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 15 (11.03%) C# Developer
8 13 (9.56%) Web Developer
9 11 (8.09%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (8.09%) Java Developer
10 10 (7.35%) HTML Developer
11 9 (6.62%) PHP Developer
12 8 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (5.15%) Salesforce Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Analyst
14 5 (3.68%) Cloud Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Web Analyst
15 4 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
15 4 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
15 4 (2.94%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (80.15%) HTML
2 91 (66.91%) CSS
3 67 (49.26%) AngularJS
4 53 (38.97%) HTML5
5 47 (34.56%) .NET
6 33 (24.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 30 (22.06%) ASP.NET
8 28 (20.59%) React
9 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (18.38%) Spring
11 23 (16.91%) CSS3
12 21 (15.44%) Node.js
13 20 (14.71%) .NET Framework
14 15 (11.03%) Web Services
15 13 (9.56%) Redux
16 12 (8.82%) Ajax
16 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (8.82%) WCF
17 10 (7.35%) .NET Core
17 10 (7.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.82%) User Experience
3 11 (8.09%) Fintech
4 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.68%) Equities
5 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.47%) Animation
7 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.47%) Derivative
7 2 (1.47%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.74%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.74%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.88%) Linux
2 4 (2.94%) Android
2 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.21%) Unix
3 3 (2.21%) Windows
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.21%) MVC
3 28 (20.59%) TDD
3 28 (20.59%) Web Development
4 20 (14.71%) Scrum
5 18 (13.24%) Front End Development
5 18 (13.24%) OO
5 18 (13.24%) Test Automation
5 18 (13.24%) Unit Testing
6 12 (8.82%) E-Commerce
6 12 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.09%) BDD
8 10 (7.35%) Analytics
9 9 (6.62%) SOLID
10 8 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.88%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.15%) DevOps
12 6 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.68%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 124 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 45 (33.09%) C#
3 36 (26.47%) SQL
4 32 (23.53%) Java
5 13 (9.56%) PHP
6 6 (4.41%) ES6
6 6 (4.41%) Java 8
6 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.94%) Ruby
9 3 (2.21%) C++
9 3 (2.21%) Go
9 3 (2.21%) PHP 5
9 3 (2.21%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.47%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.47%) Python
10 2 (1.47%) Scala
10 2 (1.47%) SOQL
10 2 (1.47%) U-SQL
11 1 (0.74%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.74%) MCP
3 1 (0.74%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) Puppet
2 3 (2.21%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.47%) Matomo
3 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.74%) PingFederate
4 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.41%) Google
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle
3 6 (4.41%) Splunk
4 5 (3.68%) Demandware
4 5 (3.68%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.21%) Alteryx
5 3 (2.21%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.21%) Tealium
6 2 (1.47%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.47%) hybris
6 2 (1.47%) Pardot
6 2 (1.47%) Solace
6 2 (1.47%) Sybase
6 2 (1.47%) Zend
7 1 (0.74%) Apple
7 1 (0.74%) Omniture
7 1 (0.74%) OpenLink