Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 95 59
Rank change year-on-year -29 -36 -4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 144 194 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.04% 2.71% 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 7.21% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 161 225
City of London median daily rate £494 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £325
90th Percentile £564 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +1.22%
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 2,814 2,691 2,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.88% 37.66% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,339 2,275 1,970
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £406 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £639
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.79 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -26.32% -6.67%
10th Percentile £14.90 £19.33 £19.00
90th Percentile £84.50 £41.25 £56.31
Central London median hourly rate £27.00 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +25.58% -38.57% -6.67%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -35 20 £525 +133.33%
Moorgate -18 1 £475 -
jQuery
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 135 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 102 (70.83%) HTML
3 80 (55.56%) CSS
4 76 (52.78%) AngularJS
5 69 (47.92%) MVC
6 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (38.89%) HTML5
8 46 (31.94%) C#
8 46 (31.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 44 (30.56%) .NET
10 34 (23.61%) OO
11 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET
11 33 (22.92%) TDD
12 32 (22.22%) SQL
13 31 (21.53%) React
13 31 (21.53%) Front End Development
14 27 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 26 (18.06%) PHP
16 25 (17.36%) Redux
17 24 (16.67%) Ajax
17 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (15.97%) Web Development
19 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
20 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
20 21 (14.58%) Node.js
20 21 (14.58%) User Experience
21 20 (13.89%) Sass
22 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
23 18 (12.50%) T-SQL
23 18 (12.50%) Java

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 16 (11.11%) Drupal
2 13 (9.03%) CMS
3 11 (7.64%) WordPress
4 9 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.08%) Apache
6 2 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.39%) IIS
6 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.47%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.08%) InDesign
3 3 (2.08%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Endur
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.47%) Serverless
3 4 (2.78%) Azure Functions
4 3 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.08%) Force.com
4 3 (2.08%) npm
4 3 (2.08%) Office 365
5 2 (1.39%) Route 53
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.69%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.69%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.69%) Firebase
6 1 (0.69%) GitHub
6 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.69%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) Intranet
2 2 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) FTP
3 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) SMTP
3 1 (0.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.17%) MySQL
4 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.39%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.69%) OLAP
8 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.69%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.69%) QlikView
8 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 15 (10.42%) gulp
4 14 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (7.64%) Jasmine
6 8 (5.56%) Grunt
7 5 (3.47%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.47%) JIRA
7 5 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.47%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (2.78%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.78%) Bower
8 4 (2.78%) NUnit
8 4 (2.78%) Selenium
9 3 (2.08%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.08%) webpack
10 2 (1.39%) git-flow
10 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (10.42%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Banking
3 9 (6.25%) Publishing
4 5 (3.47%) Advertising
5 3 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (1.39%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Digital Economy
6 2 (1.39%) Games
6 2 (1.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (90.28%) Developer
2 43 (29.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 37 (25.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (18.06%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.97%) .NET Developer
6 21 (14.58%) Angular Developer
7 19 (13.19%) C# Developer
8 14 (9.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (6.94%) React Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 9 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
11 8 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (5.56%) PHP Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (3.47%) Salesforce Developer
13 5 (3.47%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (3.47%) Web Developer
14 4 (2.78%) Architect
15 3 (2.08%) HTML Developer
15 3 (2.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (70.83%) HTML
2 80 (55.56%) CSS
3 76 (52.78%) AngularJS
4 56 (38.89%) HTML5
5 46 (31.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 44 (30.56%) .NET
7 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET
8 31 (21.53%) React
9 25 (17.36%) Redux
10 24 (16.67%) Ajax
10 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (14.58%) Node.js
12 20 (13.89%) Sass
13 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (12.50%) CSS3
15 17 (11.81%) .NET Framework
15 17 (11.81%) XML
16 16 (11.11%) Entity Framework
17 15 (10.42%) JSON
18 13 (9.03%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) User Experience
2 11 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.47%) Fintech
4 5 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.78%) Blog
5 4 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.78%) W3C
6 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.08%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.39%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.39%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.69%) Mashup
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.94%) Linux
2 3 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (0.69%) Android
3 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.92%) MVC
2 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.61%) OO
4 33 (22.92%) TDD
5 31 (21.53%) Front End Development
6 23 (15.97%) Web Development
7 14 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.72%) Test Automation
8 13 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (9.03%) Unit Testing
9 11 (7.64%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.94%) Scrum
11 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.25%) OOP
11 9 (6.25%) SEO
11 9 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.56%) BDD
12 8 (5.56%) DevOps
12 8 (5.56%) Migration
12 8 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 135 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 46 (31.94%) C#
3 32 (22.22%) SQL
4 26 (18.06%) PHP
5 18 (12.50%) Java
5 18 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.56%) ES6
8 6 (4.17%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.47%) C++
10 4 (2.78%) PHP 5
11 3 (2.08%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.08%) PHP 7
11 3 (2.08%) Ruby
11 3 (2.08%) SOQL
12 2 (1.39%) Java 8
12 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.69%) C
13 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Degree
2 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) SLA
3 2 (1.39%) WCAG
4 1 (0.69%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.17%) Adobe
2 6 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.78%) Nintex
3 4 (2.78%) Telerik
4 2 (1.39%) Demandware
4 2 (1.39%) hybris
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle
4 2 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 1 (0.69%) Facebook
5 1 (0.69%) Google
5 1 (0.69%) HP
5 1 (0.69%) OpenLink
5 1 (0.69%) Perfecto Mobile
5 1 (0.69%) PubNub
5 1 (0.69%) Sybase
5 1 (0.69%) TIBCO