Period
to 5 May 2021

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 5 May 2021 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
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 265 227 118
Rank change year-on-year -38 -109 -24
Contract jobs citing jQuery 419 548 1,879
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.94% 1.14% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 3.77% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 384 1,372
10th Percentile £313 £297 £310
25th Percentile £363 £342 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £413 £425
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
75th Percentile £538 £488 £500
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
10th Percentile £25.00 £27.00 £47.13
25th Percentile £27.50 £36.69 £55.56
Median hourly rate £34.00 £50.50 £60.75
Median % change year-on-year -32.67% -16.87% +54.62%
75th Percentile £55.00 £52.69 £64.75
90th Percentile " £53.00 "
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £50.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year -30.69% -15.83% +61.53%

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 13,479 14,526 28,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.37% 30.28% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,750 10,385 20,271
10th Percentile £338 £338 £338
25th Percentile £413 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 134 256
10th Percentile £23.70 £20.50 £18.50
25th Percentile £34.00 £31.56 £27.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.21 £44.71
Median % change year-on-year -2.61% +3.36% +9.04%
75th Percentile £58.00 £57.13 £52.50
90th Percentile £65.51 £69.85 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £44.09
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.33% +7.54%

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 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 2021. 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 -3 238 £475 +5.56% 104
North of England +44 61 £400 +14.29% 141
Midlands -5 38 £375 +3.45% 78
North West +30 36 £388 +10.71% 83
South East -13 33 £400 - 98
Yorkshire +29 22 £413 +17.86% 50
East Midlands +16 18 £338 +3.85% 39
West Midlands -19 15 £375 -10.71% 38
South West +16 13 £410 +2.25% 55
East of England -7 11 £325 -18.75% 30
North East +27 3 £455 +5.20% 8
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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.

1 355 (84.73%) JavaScript
2 319 (76.13%) HTML
3 299 (71.36%) CSS
4 156 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (34.13%) AngularJS
6 132 (31.50%) HTML5
7 130 (31.03%) React
8 129 (30.79%) SQL
9 128 (30.55%) .NET
10 118 (28.16%) C#
11 116 (27.68%) Azure
12 108 (25.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 107 (25.54%) MVC
14 101 (24.11%) Git (software)
15 96 (22.91%) Node.js
15 96 (22.91%) Java
16 89 (21.24%) DevOps
17 86 (20.53%) Front End Development
18 82 (19.57%) SQL Server
19 74 (17.66%) User Experience
20 70 (16.71%) Scrum
21 69 (16.47%) REST
22 68 (16.23%) Web Development
22 68 (16.23%) Social Skills
23 67 (15.99%) Continuous Integration
24 66 (15.75%) Web Services
25 65 (15.51%) ASP.NET
26 64 (15.27%) Ajax
26 64 (15.27%) CSS3
27 63 (15.04%) Microservices

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 25 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.73%) Apache
3 17 (4.06%) CMS
4 15 (3.58%) Red Hat Fuse
5 11 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.63%) WordPress
6 9 (2.15%) IIS
7 7 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.67%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.43%) Drupal
9 5 (1.19%) Confluence
9 5 (1.19%) JBoss
10 4 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.95%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.72%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.72%) Jetty
12 2 (0.48%) nginx
12 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (3.10%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.67%) Adobe XD
3 6 (1.43%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.72%) Sketch
6 2 (0.48%) InVision
6 2 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.24%) InDesign
7 1 (0.24%) Maya
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.06%) Magento
2 9 (2.15%) Shopify
3 6 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 116 (27.68%) Azure
2 31 (7.40%) AWS
3 22 (5.25%) PaaS
4 21 (5.01%) GitHub
5 18 (4.30%) Power Platform
6 16 (3.82%) Azure Service Bus
7 15 (3.58%) Google Analytics
8 14 (3.34%) Adobe Analytics
8 14 (3.34%) Azure Key Vault
9 13 (3.10%) Microsoft 365
9 13 (3.10%) PowerApps
10 9 (2.15%) Power Automate
11 8 (1.91%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 8 (1.91%) Serverless
12 7 (1.67%) Azure Service Fabric
12 7 (1.67%) npm
13 6 (1.43%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.43%) IaaS
14 5 (1.19%) CloudFront
14 5 (1.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.19%) DNS
1 5 (1.19%) HTTP
2 3 (0.72%) Internet
2 3 (0.72%) Intranet
3 2 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.48%) SSL
3 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) DHCP
4 1 (0.24%) Extranet
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) VPN
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.24%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.16%) Relational Database
3 29 (6.92%) Azure SQL Database
3 29 (6.92%) MySQL
4 27 (6.44%) MongoDB
5 15 (3.58%) NoSQL
6 14 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.39%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (2.15%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.67%) Power BI
11 6 (1.43%) Redis
12 4 (0.95%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.95%) Riak
12 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 54 (12.89%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.92%) gulp
4 27 (6.44%) Maven
4 27 (6.44%) webpack
5 25 (5.97%) Visual Studio
6 21 (5.01%) Jasmine
6 21 (5.01%) SonarQube
7 19 (4.53%) Mocha
7 19 (4.53%) Subversion
8 17 (4.06%) JIRA
9 14 (3.34%) Cucumber
9 14 (3.34%) Grunt
9 14 (3.34%) JUnit
10 13 (3.10%) Selenium
11 12 (2.86%) Gradle
11 12 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.91%) Ant
13 8 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 68 (16.23%) Social Skills
2 58 (13.84%) Finance
3 33 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.49%) Banking
5 19 (4.53%) Marketing
6 15 (3.58%) Public Sector
7 11 (2.63%) Retail
8 7 (1.67%) Law
8 7 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.19%) Police
10 4 (0.95%) French Language
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.72%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.48%) Electronics
12 2 (0.48%) Games
12 2 (0.48%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.48%) Legal
12 2 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 326 (77.80%) Developer
2 65 (15.51%) .NET Developer
3 63 (15.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 45 (10.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 36 (8.59%) Senior Developer
6 29 (6.92%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.21%) Architect
8 25 (5.97%) React Developer
9 24 (5.73%) C# Developer
10 22 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (5.01%) Node.js Developer
12 16 (3.82%) HTML Developer
13 14 (3.34%) Lead Developer
13 14 (3.34%) PHP Developer
13 14 (3.34%) SQL Developer
13 14 (3.34%) Web Developer
14 13 (3.10%) Software Engineer
14 13 (3.10%) UX Developer
15 12 (2.86%) Azure Developer
15 12 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (76.13%) HTML
2 299 (71.36%) CSS
3 143 (34.13%) AngularJS
4 132 (31.50%) HTML5
5 130 (31.03%) React
6 128 (30.55%) .NET
7 108 (25.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 96 (22.91%) Node.js
9 69 (16.47%) REST
10 66 (15.75%) Web Services
11 65 (15.51%) ASP.NET
12 64 (15.27%) Ajax
12 64 (15.27%) CSS3
13 53 (12.65%) Sass
13 53 (12.65%) Spring
14 51 (12.17%) .NET Framework
15 49 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (11.46%) JSON
17 47 (11.22%) RESTful
18 45 (10.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.66%) User Experience
2 33 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.53%) W3C
4 17 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.06%) N-Tier
5 16 (3.82%) Clustering
6 13 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.86%) Graphic Design
8 10 (2.39%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.67%) Smart Meter
10 6 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.43%) NHS
11 5 (1.19%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.95%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.72%) SCORM
14 2 (0.48%) Animation
14 2 (0.48%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.48%) iPhone
14 2 (0.48%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.07%) Linux
2 22 (5.25%) Windows
3 8 (1.91%) Unix
4 7 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.19%) Android
5 5 (1.19%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) Tizen
9 1 (0.24%) VMS
9 1 (0.24%) webOS
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (25.54%) MVC
3 89 (21.24%) DevOps
4 86 (20.53%) Front End Development
5 70 (16.71%) Scrum
6 68 (16.23%) Web Development
7 67 (15.99%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (15.04%) Microservices
9 58 (13.84%) OO
10 57 (13.60%) Test Automation
11 52 (12.41%) TDD
12 43 (10.26%) Unit Testing
13 40 (9.55%) Software Engineering
14 38 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (7.40%) Responsive Web Design
16 30 (7.16%) E-Commerce
17 29 (6.92%) SOA
18 27 (6.44%) BDD
18 27 (6.44%) Web Design
19 24 (5.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 355 (84.73%) JavaScript
2 129 (30.79%) SQL
3 118 (28.16%) C#
4 96 (22.91%) Java
5 49 (11.69%) PHP
6 37 (8.83%) TypeScript
7 34 (8.11%) Java 8
8 26 (6.21%) PowerShell
9 23 (5.49%) Python
10 21 (5.01%) PL/SQL
11 17 (4.06%) T-SQL
12 13 (3.10%) Ruby
13 9 (2.15%) ES6
13 9 (2.15%) Go
13 9 (2.15%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.91%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.95%) Gremlin
16 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.72%) Groovy
16 3 (0.72%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 40 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.31%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.44%) Degree
4 12 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.91%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) MCSE
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.01%) QA
2 17 (4.06%) WCAG
3 3 (0.72%) MiFID
4 2 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.48%) HL7
4 2 (0.48%) NCSC
4 2 (0.48%) NIST
4 2 (0.48%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 47 (11.22%) Docker
2 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (4.77%) Kubernetes
2 14 (3.34%) Terraform
3 5 (1.19%) Puppet
4 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.48%) Grafana
5 2 (0.48%) Kibana
5 2 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.24%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.69%) Oracle
3 26 (6.21%) Adobe
4 14 (3.34%) Google
5 10 (2.39%) Optimizely
6 7 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.67%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.43%) Telerik
7 6 (1.43%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.95%) Nintex
8 4 (0.95%) SAP
8 4 (0.95%) WooCommerce
8 4 (0.95%) Workday
9 3 (0.72%) IFS
9 3 (0.72%) New Relic
9 3 (0.72%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.72%) Sybase
10 2 (0.48%) Blackboard
10 2 (0.48%) hybris
10 2 (0.48%) SendGrid