The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 60 49
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 38 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.09% 3.04% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.14% 12.85% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 25
Median daily rate £550 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.68% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £400 £390
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 313 319 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.49% 23.68% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 176 134
Median daily rate £400 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Edinburgh

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (76.67%) HTML
3 45 (75.00%) CSS
4 38 (63.33%) AngularJS
5 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (45.00%) TDD
7 26 (43.33%) SQL
7 26 (43.33%) MVC
8 25 (41.67%) .NET
8 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
9 24 (40.00%) C#
10 23 (38.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (35.00%) Scrum
12 20 (33.33%) Java
13 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
14 18 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (30.00%) Web Services
14 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
15 16 (26.67%) Finance
15 16 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (25.00%) HTML5
16 15 (25.00%) Entity Framework
16 15 (25.00%) Web Development
17 14 (23.33%) EPiServer
17 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (21.67%) Octopus Deploy
18 13 (21.67%) Modernizr
18 13 (21.67%) Moq
18 13 (21.67%) NoSQL
18 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (23.33%) EPiServer
2 10 (16.67%) CMS
3 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (5.00%) Confluence
6 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
6 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.67%) MySQL
4 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) GIS
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (21.67%) gulp
3 13 (21.67%) Moq
3 13 (21.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.33%) Ant
6 7 (11.67%) Subversion
7 6 (10.00%) Maven
8 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.33%) Selenium
9 4 (6.67%) Bower
9 4 (6.67%) JIRA
10 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
10 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
11 2 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (3.33%) Gradle
11 2 (3.33%) Hudson
11 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Architect
2 13 (21.67%) Senior Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Web Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.67%) HTML Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Angular Developer
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (76.67%) HTML
2 45 (75.00%) CSS
3 38 (63.33%) AngularJS
4 25 (41.67%) .NET
4 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 23 (38.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (30.00%) Web Services
7 15 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 15 (25.00%) HTML5
8 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (21.67%) LINQ
9 13 (21.67%) Modernizr
9 13 (21.67%) XSLT
10 10 (16.67%) Spring
11 9 (15.00%) CSS3
11 9 (15.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (15.00%) J2EE
11 9 (15.00%) Sass
12 8 (13.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (15.00%) User Experience
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Animation
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) TDD
3 26 (43.33%) MVC
4 21 (35.00%) Scrum
5 16 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (25.00%) Web Development
7 13 (21.67%) Migration
8 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 7 (11.67%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (11.67%) Kanban
11 6 (10.00%) BDD
11 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
13 4 (6.67%) CRM
13 4 (6.67%) OO
14 3 (5.00%) Analytics
14 3 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 3 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (43.33%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) C#
4 20 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (18.33%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (6.67%) PHP
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.33%) ES6
9 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) MCTS
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
1 2 (3.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Alterian
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) OpenText
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter