Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 May 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 219 121 93
Rank change year-on-year -98 -28 -21
Contract jobs citing jQuery 475 1,741 2,522
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.14% 2.10% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.71% 6.36% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 1,312 1,928
Median daily rate £400 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.62% +8.33%
10th Percentile £293 £309 £291
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 17
Median hourly rate £50.50 £60.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.83% +48.15% +153.13%
10th Percentile £28.25 £30.50 £29.50
90th Percentile £53.00 £80.95 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £50.50 £57.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -12.17% +41.98% +153.13%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,791 27,381 30,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.76% 32.97% 33.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,762 19,311 21,820
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £340 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 273 328
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.92 £42.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.30% +3.90% +3.09%
10th Percentile £24.30 £18.50 £17.18
90th Percentile £63.00 £61.15 £59.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.27
% change year-on-year -17.65% +0.56% +4.36%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing jQuery in England.

Daily rate trend for jQuery in England

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing jQuery in England over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing jQuery in England.

Hourly rate trend for jQuery in England

jQuery
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing jQuery in England over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the England region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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 -75 176 £450 - 46
South East -62 82 £400 -6.43% 46
Midlands +4 61 £375 -6.25% 41
North of England -69 55 £343 -11.61% 71
South West -21 51 £402 -5.41% 32
East of England +30 44 £400 - 20
West Midlands +41 40 £475 +18.75% 27
North West -28 31 £335 -9.15% 33
East Midlands -15 21 £320 -17.42% 14
Yorkshire -34 19 £325 -16.40% 29
North East -4 5 £433 +8.13% 9
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 409 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 334 (70.32%) HTML
3 306 (64.42%) CSS
4 225 (47.37%) .NET
5 211 (44.42%) C#
6 193 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 177 (37.26%) SQL
8 171 (36.00%) AngularJS
9 163 (34.32%) MVC
10 161 (33.89%) SQL Server
11 143 (30.11%) HTML5
12 131 (27.58%) ASP.NET
13 124 (26.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 122 (25.68%) React
15 116 (24.42%) Git (software)
16 113 (23.79%) Azure
17 99 (20.84%) Microsoft
18 89 (18.74%) Front End Development
19 87 (18.32%) Web Development
20 85 (17.89%) Java
21 83 (17.47%) .NET Framework
22 82 (17.26%) DevOps
23 80 (16.84%) Web Services
23 80 (16.84%) OO
23 80 (16.84%) Finance
24 73 (15.37%) PHP
25 70 (14.74%) XML
25 70 (14.74%) CSS3
26 69 (14.53%) TDD
27 64 (13.47%) Sass

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 43 (9.05%) CMS
1 43 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.79%) IIS
2 18 (3.79%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.37%) Apache
4 13 (2.74%) nginx
5 12 (2.53%) WordPress
6 11 (2.32%) Drupal
7 8 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.68%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.26%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.05%) JBoss
10 4 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.84%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.63%) Confluence
11 3 (0.63%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.42%) MODX
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.26%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.84%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.63%) InVision
4 3 (0.63%) Sketch
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.16%) Magento
2 12 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.05%) Shopify
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 113 (23.79%) Azure
2 40 (8.42%) AWS
3 21 (4.42%) GitHub
4 15 (3.16%) npm
5 12 (2.53%) Power Platform
6 8 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (1.68%) PaaS
6 8 (1.68%) Serverless
7 6 (1.26%) Azure Stack
7 6 (1.26%) GCP
7 6 (1.26%) PowerApps
8 5 (1.05%) Azure Functions
8 5 (1.05%) ShareGate
9 4 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (0.84%) Logic Apps
9 4 (0.84%) Office 365
9 4 (0.84%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle CX
9 4 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.47%) HTTP
2 6 (1.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.26%) Intranet
2 6 (1.26%) SSL
3 5 (1.05%) DMZ
3 5 (1.05%) Extranet
3 5 (1.05%) Firewall
4 4 (0.84%) Network Security
4 4 (0.84%) SMS
5 2 (0.42%) WebEx
6 1 (0.21%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.21%) Skype
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (33.89%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.79%) MySQL
3 34 (7.16%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.89%) NoSQL
5 25 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (4.63%) MongoDB
7 19 (4.00%) Redis
7 19 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.74%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.32%) Cosmos DB
10 11 (2.32%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.68%) Big Data
13 6 (1.26%) Data Lake
13 6 (1.26%) Power BI
13 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 116 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.21%) Visual Studio
3 36 (7.58%) JIRA
4 33 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (6.11%) Jenkins
6 24 (5.05%) Bitbucket
6 24 (5.05%) gulp
7 22 (4.63%) Grunt
7 22 (4.63%) webpack
8 17 (3.58%) Cucumber
9 15 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (3.16%) Selenium
10 13 (2.74%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (2.32%) Maven
12 10 (2.11%) Oracle APEX
13 9 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (1.47%) Postman
14 7 (1.47%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 80 (16.84%) Finance
2 24 (5.05%) Retail
3 23 (4.84%) Banking
4 17 (3.58%) Marketing
5 11 (2.32%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.47%) Law
7 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.84%) Back Office
8 4 (0.84%) Publishing
9 3 (0.63%) Automotive
9 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Advertising
10 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.42%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 402 (84.63%) Developer
2 115 (24.21%) .NET Developer
3 64 (13.47%) C# Developer
4 63 (13.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 45 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 37 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 36 (7.58%) Senior Developer
9 31 (6.53%) Angular Developer
10 29 (6.11%) Software Developer
11 26 (5.47%) HTML Developer
12 25 (5.26%) React Developer
12 25 (5.26%) SQL Developer
13 22 (4.63%) PHP Developer
14 21 (4.42%) Java Developer
14 21 (4.42%) Web Developer
15 20 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (2.74%) Azure Developer
17 12 (2.53%) HTML CSS Developer
18 11 (2.32%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (70.32%) HTML
2 306 (64.42%) CSS
3 225 (47.37%) .NET
4 171 (36.00%) AngularJS
5 143 (30.11%) HTML5
6 131 (27.58%) ASP.NET
7 124 (26.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 122 (25.68%) React
9 83 (17.47%) .NET Framework
10 80 (16.84%) Web Services
11 70 (14.74%) CSS3
11 70 (14.74%) XML
12 64 (13.47%) Sass
13 63 (13.26%) Node.js
14 58 (12.21%) Entity Framework
15 55 (11.58%) JSON
16 52 (10.95%) ASP.NET Web API
17 50 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 50 (10.53%) RESTful
18 49 (10.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.74%) User Experience
2 46 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.16%) Data Structures
6 10 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.89%) W3C
8 6 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.05%) Reinsurance
10 4 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.84%) NHS
11 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.63%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.42%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.42%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.42%) Vector Graphics
12 2 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.21%) Linux
2 26 (5.47%) Windows
3 11 (2.32%) Android
4 8 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.84%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.42%) Unix
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (34.32%) MVC
3 89 (18.74%) Front End Development
4 87 (18.32%) Web Development
5 82 (17.26%) DevOps
6 80 (16.84%) OO
7 69 (14.53%) TDD
8 62 (13.05%) Scrum
9 49 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (10.11%) Unit Testing
11 45 (9.47%) Test Automation
12 40 (8.42%) E-Commerce
13 36 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
14 35 (7.37%) Microservices
15 32 (6.74%) Kanban
16 30 (6.32%) CRM
17 29 (6.11%) OOP
17 29 (6.11%) Responsive Web Design
17 29 (6.11%) SOA
18 28 (5.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 409 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 211 (44.42%) C#
3 177 (37.26%) SQL
4 85 (17.89%) Java
5 73 (15.37%) PHP
6 56 (11.79%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.95%) TypeScript
8 30 (6.32%) Python
9 27 (5.68%) VB.NET
10 23 (4.84%) ES6
11 22 (4.63%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.16%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.95%) Ruby
14 12 (2.53%) VB
14 12 (2.53%) XAML
15 9 (1.89%) Java 8
16 8 (1.68%) VB6
17 7 (1.47%) C
17 7 (1.47%) Perl
18 6 (1.26%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 31 (6.53%) Degree
2 26 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.42%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.42%) HND
8 2 (0.42%) MCSD
9 1 (0.21%) CEH
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MCPD
9 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.16%) QA
2 10 (2.11%) GDPR
3 6 (1.26%) WCAG
4 2 (0.42%) MiFID
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
5 1 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (5.26%) Docker
2 8 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.21%) LXC
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.26%) Terraform
3 5 (1.05%) Kibana
4 4 (0.84%) Grafana
4 4 (0.84%) Puppet
4 4 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.63%) MIIS
5 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.21%) Ansible
6 1 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.21%) logstash
6 1 (0.21%) Plesk
Vendors
1 99 (20.84%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.53%) Oracle
3 15 (3.16%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.11%) IBM
4 10 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.89%) IFS
6 7 (1.47%) Zend
7 6 (1.26%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.05%) Google
8 5 (1.05%) jBASE
8 5 (1.05%) Nintex
9 4 (0.84%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.63%) Meridio
10 3 (0.63%) Netezza
10 3 (0.63%) OpenText
10 3 (0.63%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (0.63%) Sencha
10 3 (0.63%) Telerik
11 2 (0.42%) Demandware
11 2 (0.42%) Tableau