Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 70 51
Rank change year-on-year -18 -19 -3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2,562 2,828 3,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.75% 3.20% 3.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 10.07% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,923 2,039 2,607
England median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +3.57%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 41
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +39.42%
10th Percentile £21.24 £16.35 £20.00
90th Percentile £39.29 £50.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +39.42%

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 30,097 28,080 28,793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.28% 31.79% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,650 19,543 20,132
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.70% +1.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £630 £600 £591
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 318 505
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18.53 £15.75 £16.10
90th Percentile £54.75 £51.33 £56.81
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -39 1,078 £450 +8.43% 370
South East +7 567 £425 +16.44% 321
North of England +13 345 £343 -8.53% 375
Midlands -17 256 £338 -3.57% 215
South West -5 183 £375 +7.14% 137
North West +4 181 £325 -13.33% 205
West Midlands +4 170 £320 -8.57% 105
Yorkshire +11 143 £350 -1.48% 142
East of England +4 134 £375 +7.14% 119
East Midlands -34 86 £350 - 110
North East +33 25 £425 +14.86% 28
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 2,095 (81.77%) JavaScript
2 1,894 (73.93%) HTML
3 1,851 (72.25%) CSS
4 1,187 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1,076 (42.00%) AngularJS
6 929 (36.26%) HTML5
7 888 (34.66%) .NET
8 839 (32.75%) C#
9 784 (30.60%) MVC
10 712 (27.79%) CSS3
11 688 (26.85%) SQL
12 635 (24.79%) Front End Development
13 603 (23.54%) Git (software)
14 588 (22.95%) Java
15 548 (21.39%) ASP.NET
16 541 (21.12%) SQL Server
17 496 (19.36%) Web Development
18 482 (18.81%) TDD
19 476 (18.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 475 (18.54%) React
21 386 (15.07%) Web Services
22 385 (15.03%) Scrum
23 382 (14.91%) Ajax
24 367 (14.32%) Finance
24 367 (14.32%) Node.js
25 349 (13.62%) Sass
26 331 (12.92%) JSON
26 331 (12.92%) XML
27 321 (12.53%) OO
28 312 (12.18%) 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
1 234 (9.13%) CMS
2 92 (3.59%) Drupal
3 84 (3.28%) WordPress
4 83 (3.24%) Apache
5 82 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 76 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 71 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
8 60 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 59 (2.30%) JBoss
10 55 (2.15%) IIS
11 50 (1.95%) Confluence
12 48 (1.87%) Umbraco
13 44 (1.72%) Apache Solr
13 44 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 40 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
15 38 (1.48%) WebSphere
16 30 (1.17%) WebLogic
17 26 (1.01%) nginx
18 19 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
19 16 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (3.79%) Photoshop
2 45 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 31 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (0.66%) GIMP
4 17 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.27%) InVision
6 7 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.078%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.078%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.039%) InDesign
9 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.039%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 38 (1.48%) Magento
2 24 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
3 15 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.27%) KANA IQ
5 7 (0.27%) Shopify
6 4 (0.16%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.039%) Endur
9 1 (0.039%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.039%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.039%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 206 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (3.43%) GitHub
4 52 (2.03%) Google Analytics
5 39 (1.52%) Office 365
5 39 (1.52%) Serverless
6 36 (1.41%) npm
7 35 (1.37%) OpenShift
8 31 (1.21%) PaaS
8 31 (1.21%) SaaS
9 23 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
13 14 (0.55%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
14 12 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
15 11 (0.43%) Yarn
16 9 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (1.87%) Internet
2 39 (1.52%) HTTP
3 26 (1.01%) Intranet
4 16 (0.62%) SSL
5 13 (0.51%) FTP
6 12 (0.47%) DNS
7 11 (0.43%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.31%) SMTP
9 7 (0.27%) Skype
9 7 (0.27%) SMS
10 4 (0.16%) Firewall
10 4 (0.16%) IMAP
10 4 (0.16%) SSH
11 2 (0.078%) DHCP
11 2 (0.078%) Extranet
11 2 (0.078%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.039%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.039%) LAN
12 1 (0.039%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 263 (10.27%) MySQL
3 164 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 114 (4.45%) MongoDB
5 84 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (2.97%) NoSQL
7 72 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
9 51 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (1.95%) Oracle Database
11 45 (1.76%) Big Data
12 43 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (1.44%) RDBMS
14 30 (1.17%) Redis
15 24 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
18 19 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
19 17 (0.66%) Hadoop
20 16 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 603 (23.54%) Git (software)
2 210 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 203 (7.92%) Visual Studio
4 162 (6.32%) Maven
5 160 (6.25%) JIRA
6 156 (6.09%) JUnit
7 141 (5.50%) Subversion
8 137 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 129 (5.04%) Selenium
10 116 (4.53%) Grunt
11 109 (4.25%) gulp
12 108 (4.22%) NUnit
13 100 (3.90%) Mockito
14 88 (3.43%) Ant
15 82 (3.20%) Jasmine
16 78 (3.04%) Karma Test Runner
17 62 (2.42%) Cucumber
18 54 (2.11%) Moq
19 52 (2.03%) TeamCity
20 51 (1.99%) Gradle
General
1 367 (14.32%) Finance
2 127 (4.96%) Retail
3 114 (4.45%) Marketing
4 94 (3.67%) Banking
5 64 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 37 (1.44%) Publishing
7 29 (1.13%) Advertising
8 27 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.01%) Back Office
10 25 (0.98%) Front Office
10 25 (0.98%) Games
10 25 (0.98%) Law
11 20 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 19 (0.74%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.59%) Automotive
14 13 (0.51%) Electronics
14 13 (0.51%) Legal
15 5 (0.20%) Billing
15 5 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2,293 (89.50%) Developer
2 531 (20.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 482 (18.81%) .NET Developer
4 346 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 332 (12.96%) C# Developer
6 263 (10.27%) Java Developer
7 235 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 221 (8.63%) HTML Developer
9 219 (8.55%) Angular Developer
10 201 (7.85%) Senior Developer
11 197 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
12 182 (7.10%) Web Developer
13 169 (6.60%) HTML CSS Developer
14 150 (5.85%) UI Developer
15 145 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
16 140 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 136 (5.31%) PHP Developer
18 127 (4.96%) SQL Developer
19 106 (4.14%) React Developer
20 104 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,894 (73.93%) HTML
2 1,851 (72.25%) CSS
3 1,076 (42.00%) AngularJS
4 929 (36.26%) HTML5
5 888 (34.66%) .NET
6 712 (27.79%) CSS3
7 548 (21.39%) ASP.NET
8 476 (18.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 475 (18.54%) React
10 386 (15.07%) Web Services
11 382 (14.91%) Ajax
12 367 (14.32%) Node.js
13 349 (13.62%) Sass
14 331 (12.92%) JSON
14 331 (12.92%) XML
15 295 (11.51%) .NET Framework
16 292 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 265 (10.34%) REST
18 243 (9.48%) Spring
19 237 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 295 (11.51%) User Experience
2 140 (5.46%) Greenfield Project
3 127 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 78 (3.04%) Fintech
6 68 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 59 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 35 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 35 (1.37%) W3C
9 20 (0.78%) Social Media
10 19 (0.74%) Clustering
10 19 (0.74%) e-Learning
10 19 (0.74%) Fixed Income
11 17 (0.66%) N-Tier
12 15 (0.59%) Fat Client
12 15 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
12 15 (0.59%) Thin Client
12 15 (0.59%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.51%) Animation
14 11 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 237 (9.25%) Linux
2 129 (5.04%) Windows
3 70 (2.73%) Unix
4 55 (2.15%) Android
5 49 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.47%) AIX
10 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.27%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.23%) Nucleus RTOS
12 6 (0.23%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.12%) MVS
15 2 (0.078%) CentOS
15 2 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.039%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,187 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 784 (30.60%) MVC
3 635 (24.79%) Front End Development
4 496 (19.36%) Web Development
5 482 (18.81%) TDD
6 385 (15.03%) Scrum
7 321 (12.53%) OO
8 312 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
9 256 (9.99%) Unit Testing
10 251 (9.80%) Test Automation
11 216 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 211 (8.24%) E-Commerce
13 204 (7.96%) BDD
14 175 (6.83%) Microservices
15 143 (5.58%) DevOps
16 133 (5.19%) SDLC
16 133 (5.19%) SOA
17 132 (5.15%) Software Engineering
18 117 (4.57%) OOP
19 111 (4.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,095 (81.77%) JavaScript
2 839 (32.75%) C#
3 688 (26.85%) SQL
4 588 (22.95%) Java
5 301 (11.75%) PHP
6 150 (5.85%) T-SQL
7 143 (5.58%) Python
8 129 (5.04%) TypeScript
9 84 (3.28%) Ruby
10 81 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 71 (2.77%) VB.NET
12 60 (2.34%) ES6
13 51 (1.99%) Scala
14 48 (1.87%) PowerShell
15 47 (1.83%) C
16 42 (1.64%) C++
17 36 (1.41%) Groovy
18 34 (1.33%) XPath
19 32 (1.25%) Perl
20 24 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 112 (4.37%) Degree
2 45 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.23%) MCP
8 4 (0.16%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.16%) MCPD
9 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.12%) MCSD
10 2 (0.078%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.078%) MCAD
10 2 (0.078%) MCTS
11 1 (0.039%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.039%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.039%) CISSP
11 1 (0.039%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.039%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.67%) QA
2 39 (1.52%) WCAG
3 9 (0.35%) MiFID
4 8 (0.31%) SLA
5 6 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.16%) PMO
7 4 (0.16%) WAI
8 2 (0.078%) RosettaNet
9 1 (0.039%) HL7
9 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.039%) PSD2
9 1 (0.039%) Solvency II
System Software
1 166 (6.48%) Docker
2 9 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.27%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.078%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.078%) vSphere
8 1 (0.039%) HDFS
8 1 (0.039%) KVM
8 1 (0.039%) QEMU
8 1 (0.039%) Varnish
8 1 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 117 (4.57%) Puppet
2 103 (4.02%) Ansible
3 102 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (1.33%) Kubernetes
5 16 (0.62%) Kibana
6 10 (0.39%) Grafana
6 10 (0.39%) Terraform
7 9 (0.35%) logstash
8 8 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
9 6 (0.23%) Mesos
9 6 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.16%) Rancher
11 3 (0.12%) Matomo
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.078%) ITRS Geneos
12 2 (0.078%) Nagios
13 1 (0.039%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 1 (0.039%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.039%) Salt
Vendors
1 306 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 216 (8.43%) Oracle
3 134 (5.23%) Adobe
4 86 (3.36%) Google
5 60 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 49 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
7 35 (1.37%) Zend
8 31 (1.21%) Atlassian
9 24 (0.94%) IBM
10 19 (0.74%) hybris
10 19 (0.74%) Splunk
11 17 (0.66%) Sybase
12 15 (0.59%) SAP
13 14 (0.55%) Red Hat
14 13 (0.51%) MuleSoft
14 13 (0.51%) Optimizely
14 13 (0.51%) Telerik
15 11 (0.43%) Capita
16 10 (0.39%) ClickTale
16 10 (0.39%) Siebel