The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 / Croydon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 37 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 -23  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 8 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.94% 2.47% 9.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 6.00% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £469 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.96% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £349 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 101 100 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 49.75% 41.15% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 68 22
Median daily rate £500 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Croydon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (50.00%) User Experience
5 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (33.33%) Grails
7 4 (33.33%) Groovy
7 4 (33.33%) JUnit
7 4 (33.33%) SOA
7 4 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (33.33%) HTML5
7 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (33.33%) Microservices
7 4 (33.33%) Infographics
8 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) MySQL
8 3 (25.00%) PHP
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
9 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (16.67%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (41.67%) UI Developer
3 4 (33.33%) UI/UX Developer
3 4 (33.33%) UX Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Manager
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Django Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) Grails
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Django
5 1 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Infographics
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Zend