Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 71 62
Rank change year-on-year -18 -9 -12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2,527 2,653 3,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.72% 3.18% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.19% 9.87% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,888 1,941 2,296
England median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 46
England median hourly rate £40.50 £16.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.13% -60.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £28.00 £13.75 £11.88
90th Percentile £49.00 £41.30 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £40.25 £16.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +151.56% -60.00% +60.00%

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 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 30,843 26,889 28,117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.24% 32.19% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,918 18,674 19,843
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 331 408
England median hourly rate £42.26 £41.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +7.19% +9.29%
10th Percentile £17.43 £18.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.88 £54.00 £57.00
UK median hourly rate £42.25 £40.26 £38.00
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.95% +8.57%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in England

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor 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 25 May 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 -34 1,027 £450 +5.88% 372
South East -10 551 £425 +17.24% 294
North of England -1 399 £365 +1.39% 361
Midlands -16 265 £350 +2.94% 238
North West -15 194 £350 - 196
South West +3 182 £375 +4.90% 129
Yorkshire +9 179 £375 +2.74% 134
West Midlands -11 159 £325 -6.47% 121
East Midlands -17 105 £380 +12.59% 115
East of England -24 103 £400 +6.67% 110
North East +4 28 £375 +5.63% 31
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 England region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 1,984 (78.51%) JavaScript
2 1,913 (75.70%) HTML
3 1,810 (71.63%) CSS
4 1,195 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1,110 (43.93%) AngularJS
6 939 (37.16%) HTML5
7 907 (35.89%) .NET
8 891 (35.26%) C#
9 842 (33.32%) MVC
10 691 (27.34%) CSS3
11 596 (23.59%) SQL
12 580 (22.95%) SQL Server
13 578 (22.87%) ASP.NET
14 575 (22.75%) Front End Development
15 574 (22.71%) Git (software)
16 515 (20.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 510 (20.18%) React
18 497 (19.67%) TDD
19 489 (19.35%) Java
20 468 (18.52%) Web Development
21 438 (17.33%) Node.js
22 409 (16.19%) Scrum
23 380 (15.04%) Ajax
24 345 (13.65%) JSON
25 342 (13.53%) Sass
26 337 (13.34%) ASP.NET MVC
27 325 (12.86%) Web Services
28 314 (12.43%) Finance
28 314 (12.43%) User Experience
29 311 (12.31%) Continuous Integration

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
1 186 (7.36%) CMS
2 90 (3.56%) WordPress
3 86 (3.40%) IIS
4 75 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 59 (2.33%) Apache
6 55 (2.18%) Drupal
6 55 (2.18%) Tomcat
7 53 (2.10%) Confluence
8 50 (1.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 48 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 45 (1.78%) JBoss
11 42 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
12 41 (1.62%) Umbraco
13 27 (1.07%) WebSphere
14 23 (0.91%) nginx
15 17 (0.67%) WebLogic
16 16 (0.63%) NServiceBus
16 16 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.55%) EPiServer
Applications
1 88 (3.48%) Photoshop
2 34 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 28 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
5 19 (0.75%) GIMP
6 11 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.40%) InVision
8 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (0.16%) UXPin
11 3 (0.12%) InDesign
12 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
13 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 38 (1.50%) Magento
2 11 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.16%) Shopify
3 4 (0.16%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.12%) Endur
5 2 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.079%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.079%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.040%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.040%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 201 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (4.27%) GitHub
4 72 (2.85%) npm
5 56 (2.22%) Serverless
6 45 (1.78%) Google Analytics
7 42 (1.66%) OpenShift
8 38 (1.50%) Office 365
9 21 (0.83%) PaaS
10 19 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 19 (0.75%) SaaS
11 18 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
13 14 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
14 13 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.47%) NuGet
15 12 (0.47%) Trello
16 11 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.22%) HTTP
2 41 (1.62%) Internet
3 15 (0.59%) SSL
4 13 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.44%) Intranet
5 11 (0.44%) SMS
6 7 (0.28%) DNS
6 7 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.24%) FTP
8 4 (0.16%) SMTP
8 4 (0.16%) SSH
9 3 (0.12%) IMAP
10 2 (0.079%) Broadband
10 2 (0.079%) Firewall
10 2 (0.079%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.079%) Junos
11 1 (0.040%) AMQP
11 1 (0.040%) DHCP
11 1 (0.040%) LAN
11 1 (0.040%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 580 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 240 (9.50%) MySQL
3 139 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 115 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 78 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 76 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 66 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 62 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 29 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.11%) Big Data
14 25 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 23 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (0.63%) DB2
18 15 (0.59%) Power BI
18 15 (0.59%) Redis
19 14 (0.55%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 574 (22.71%) Git (software)
2 218 (8.63%) Jenkins
3 216 (8.55%) Visual Studio
4 157 (6.21%) Grunt
5 156 (6.17%) JIRA
6 155 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 154 (6.09%) gulp
8 143 (5.66%) Selenium
9 132 (5.22%) Subversion
10 116 (4.59%) NUnit
11 95 (3.76%) JUnit
11 95 (3.76%) Maven
12 77 (3.05%) webpack
13 75 (2.97%) Jasmine
13 75 (2.97%) Karma Test Runner
14 70 (2.77%) Cucumber
15 62 (2.45%) TeamCity
16 54 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 51 (2.02%) Eclipse
18 47 (1.86%) Bower
General
1 314 (12.43%) Finance
2 147 (5.82%) Retail
3 108 (4.27%) Banking
4 81 (3.21%) Marketing
5 66 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.54%) Games
7 35 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 25 (0.99%) Back Office
9 23 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 21 (0.83%) Publishing
11 18 (0.71%) Advertising
11 18 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 17 (0.67%) Law
13 13 (0.51%) Electronics
14 12 (0.47%) Legal
15 9 (0.36%) Front Office
15 9 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.24%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.20%) Billing
17 5 (0.20%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 2,211 (87.50%) Developer
2 514 (20.34%) .NET Developer
3 485 (19.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 378 (14.96%) C# Developer
5 324 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 275 (10.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 245 (9.70%) Angular Developer
8 197 (7.80%) Java Developer
9 193 (7.64%) Full Stack Developer
10 192 (7.60%) Web Developer
11 190 (7.52%) HTML Developer
12 170 (6.73%) Senior Developer
13 152 (6.02%) UI Developer
14 148 (5.86%) HTML CSS Developer
15 137 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
16 127 (5.03%) React Developer
17 122 (4.83%) PHP Developer
18 113 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 110 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 93 (3.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,913 (75.70%) HTML
2 1,810 (71.63%) CSS
3 1,110 (43.93%) AngularJS
4 939 (37.16%) HTML5
5 907 (35.89%) .NET
6 691 (27.34%) CSS3
7 578 (22.87%) ASP.NET
8 515 (20.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 510 (20.18%) React
10 438 (17.33%) Node.js
11 380 (15.04%) Ajax
12 345 (13.65%) JSON
13 342 (13.53%) Sass
14 337 (13.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 325 (12.86%) Web Services
16 305 (12.07%) .NET Framework
17 275 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 271 (10.72%) REST
18 271 (10.72%) XML
19 231 (9.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 314 (12.43%) User Experience
2 164 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 122 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (2.57%) Fintech
5 56 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 46 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 46 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
7 41 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (1.54%) W3C
9 29 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 23 (0.91%) Clustering
11 21 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 19 (0.75%) Client/Server
12 19 (0.75%) Digital Media
12 19 (0.75%) N-Tier
13 18 (0.71%) e-Learning
13 18 (0.71%) Fat Client
13 18 (0.71%) NHS
13 18 (0.71%) Thin Client
14 17 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 205 (8.11%) Linux
2 148 (5.86%) Windows
3 73 (2.89%) Android
4 64 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 55 (2.18%) Unix
6 23 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.32%) AIX
10 8 (0.32%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
12 5 (0.20%) CentOS
12 5 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.16%) Debian
13 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.079%) VMS
14 2 (0.079%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.079%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.079%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,195 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
2 842 (33.32%) MVC
3 575 (22.75%) Front End Development
4 497 (19.67%) TDD
5 468 (18.52%) Web Development
6 409 (16.19%) Scrum
7 311 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 300 (11.87%) OO
9 299 (11.83%) Unit Testing
10 277 (10.96%) Test Automation
11 241 (9.54%) E-Commerce
12 220 (8.71%) BDD
13 209 (8.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 201 (7.95%) Microservices
15 183 (7.24%) DevOps
16 168 (6.65%) Problem-Solving
17 135 (5.34%) Analytics
18 134 (5.30%) Software Engineering
19 117 (4.63%) SDLC
20 116 (4.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,984 (78.51%) JavaScript
2 891 (35.26%) C#
3 596 (23.59%) SQL
4 489 (19.35%) Java
5 287 (11.36%) PHP
6 156 (6.17%) T-SQL
7 139 (5.50%) TypeScript
8 119 (4.71%) Python
9 100 (3.96%) Ruby
10 65 (2.57%) ES6
11 62 (2.45%) PowerShell
12 61 (2.41%) Scala
13 50 (1.98%) C++
14 49 (1.94%) PL/SQL
14 49 (1.94%) VB.NET
15 44 (1.74%) Java 8
16 34 (1.35%) Perl
17 33 (1.31%) Go
18 27 (1.07%) Groovy
19 26 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 93 (3.68%) Degree
2 88 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 60 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 24 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (0.40%) BC Cleared
8 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.12%) MCPD
10 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.079%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.079%) HND
11 2 (0.079%) MCAD
11 2 (0.079%) MCP
11 2 (0.079%) MCSD
11 2 (0.079%) MCTS
12 1 (0.040%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.040%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.32%) QA
2 17 (0.67%) WCAG
3 12 (0.47%) MiFID
4 11 (0.44%) WAI
5 8 (0.32%) GDPR
6 7 (0.28%) PMO
7 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.20%) SLA
8 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.079%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 144 (5.70%) Docker
2 5 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.16%) etcd
3 4 (0.16%) flannel
3 4 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.12%) Varnish
4 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.079%) KVM
6 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.040%) LXC
6 1 (0.040%) QEMU
6 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 98 (3.88%) Puppet
2 68 (2.69%) Ansible
3 65 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.39%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.47%) Kibana
6 11 (0.44%) Grafana
7 9 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (0.36%) Terraform
8 8 (0.32%) Mesos
9 7 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.16%) rkt
11 3 (0.12%) CA Service Virtualization
11 3 (0.12%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.12%) Salt
12 2 (0.079%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.079%) Matomo
12 2 (0.079%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.040%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 259 (10.25%) Microsoft
2 164 (6.49%) Oracle
3 106 (4.19%) Adobe
4 75 (2.97%) Google
5 73 (2.89%) Sitecore
6 45 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
7 33 (1.31%) Atlassian
8 28 (1.11%) Capita
8 28 (1.11%) Perforce
9 27 (1.07%) Splunk
10 24 (0.95%) Zend
11 19 (0.75%) SAP
12 18 (0.71%) hybris
12 18 (0.71%) Telerik
13 17 (0.67%) Sybase
14 16 (0.63%) IBM
15 13 (0.51%) Red Hat
16 10 (0.40%) Demandware
16 10 (0.40%) Twitter
17 9 (0.36%) Siebel