Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 331 229 181
Rank change year-on-year -102 -48 -83
Contract jobs citing jQuery 536 316 1,181
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.79% 1.16% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 3.64% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 211 846
10th Percentile £310 £275 £300
25th Percentile £363 £325 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £418 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year -1.76% - +3.03%
75th Percentile £532 £539 £497
90th Percentile £625 £600 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 10
10th Percentile £31.60 £30.21 £6.00
25th Percentile £41.67 £37.79 £25.00
Median hourly rate £43.75 £47.25 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +57.50% -29.41%
75th Percentile £51.63 £54.06 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.06 £54.63 £35.63
UK median hourly rate £43.63 £47.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.67% +57.50% -29.41%

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 20,011 8,673 24,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.50% 31.72% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,674 6,249 17,143
10th Percentile £363 £313 £340
25th Percentile £438 £400 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 64 211
10th Percentile £18.57 £22.50 £16.25
25th Percentile £31.44 £30.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate £49.00 £42.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.67% +8.15%
75th Percentile £63.44 £54.00 £53.75
90th Percentile £72.85 £60.13 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £49.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +8.15%

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 25 October 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 25 October 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 25 October 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 -135 213 £518 +8.95% 127
Midlands -46 73 £350 +9.38% 91
South East -47 68 £408 -10.94% 85
North of England -76 57 £386 -4.92% 138
South West -21 42 £450 +7.14% 37
West Midlands -61 37 £350 -30.86% 51
East Midlands -19 36 £350 +13.82% 40
Yorkshire -36 28 £391 +9.82% 38
North West -62 26 £385 -14.44% 75
East of England -57 15 £475 +18.75% 39
North East -5 3 £413 - 25
South Coast - 1 - -
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 469 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 389 (72.57%) HTML
3 383 (71.46%) CSS
4 184 (34.33%) .NET
5 169 (31.53%) C#
6 167 (31.16%) React
7 164 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
8 157 (29.29%) AngularJS
9 156 (29.10%) SQL
10 155 (28.92%) MVC
11 146 (27.24%) HTML5
12 129 (24.07%) Git (software)
13 127 (23.69%) SQL Server
14 111 (20.71%) Azure
15 109 (20.34%) Full Stack Development
16 100 (18.66%) Java
17 92 (17.16%) ASP.NET
17 92 (17.16%) Node.js
17 92 (17.16%) Sass
18 90 (16.79%) Web Development
19 85 (15.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 85 (15.86%) Front End Development
20 84 (15.67%) Social Skills
20 84 (15.67%) REST
20 84 (15.67%) Web Services
21 71 (13.25%) Microservices
22 70 (13.06%) PHP
22 70 (13.06%) Microsoft
23 68 (12.69%) .NET Framework
23 68 (12.69%) Ajax

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 59 (11.01%) SharePoint
2 47 (8.77%) CMS
3 22 (4.10%) WordPress
4 20 (3.73%) Drupal
4 20 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (2.80%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.43%) Umbraco
8 11 (2.05%) Apache
8 11 (2.05%) Confluence
8 11 (2.05%) GemFire
8 11 (2.05%) nginx
9 10 (1.87%) IIS
10 9 (1.68%) EPiServer
11 8 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.93%) Headless CMS
14 4 (0.75%) Kentico
14 4 (0.75%) Liferay
14 4 (0.75%) Totara
Applications
1 16 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 16 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.80%) Sketch
3 12 (2.24%) InVision
4 7 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.31%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.75%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.56%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.56%) GIMP
7 3 (0.56%) InDesign
7 3 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.19%) Figma
8 1 (0.19%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.99%) Magento
3 4 (0.75%) Shopify
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 111 (20.71%) Azure
2 56 (10.45%) AWS
3 37 (6.90%) Power Platform
4 30 (5.60%) GitHub
4 30 (5.60%) PowerApps
5 24 (4.48%) Microsoft 365
6 20 (3.73%) Serverless
7 19 (3.54%) Power Automate
8 18 (3.36%) GCP
9 16 (2.99%) npm
10 14 (2.61%) Adobe Analytics
10 14 (2.61%) PaaS
11 11 (2.05%) ShareGate
12 10 (1.87%) Azure Service Bus
12 10 (1.87%) Google Analytics
13 9 (1.68%) Azure Functions
14 8 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (1.49%) Azure Logic Apps
14 8 (1.49%) SaaS
15 7 (1.31%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.54%) Internet
2 14 (2.61%) Intranet
3 10 (1.87%) HTTP
4 8 (1.49%) DNS
5 7 (1.31%) BGP
6 6 (1.12%) Extranet
7 5 (0.93%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.75%) FTP
9 2 (0.37%) X.500
10 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (23.69%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.40%) MySQL
3 36 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (4.48%) MongoDB
5 24 (4.48%) Redis
6 21 (3.92%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (2.61%) Power BI
9 14 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (2.05%) InterSystems Cache
13 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.12%) Riak
14 5 (0.93%) MS Access
14 5 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 129 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 61 (11.38%) Jenkins
3 58 (10.82%) Maven
4 36 (6.72%) JIRA
5 32 (5.97%) Cucumber
6 29 (5.41%) gulp
7 27 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (4.66%) Bitbucket
9 24 (4.48%) Visual Studio
10 23 (4.29%) Jasmine
11 22 (4.10%) Karma Test Runner
11 22 (4.10%) Subversion
12 20 (3.73%) Grunt
13 19 (3.54%) Gradle
13 19 (3.54%) JUnit
14 18 (3.36%) webpack
15 16 (2.99%) Selenium
16 15 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (2.05%) JMeter
18 10 (1.87%) JSUnit
General
1 84 (15.67%) Social Skills
2 48 (8.96%) Finance
3 37 (6.90%) Marketing
4 22 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.92%) Retail
6 20 (3.73%) Public Sector
7 15 (2.80%) Banking
8 10 (1.87%) Back Office
9 9 (1.68%) Legal
10 8 (1.49%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
12 5 (0.93%) Law
13 4 (0.75%) Advertising
14 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.56%) Publishing
15 2 (0.37%) Automotive
15 2 (0.37%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.37%) Electronics
15 2 (0.37%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 433 (80.78%) Developer
2 77 (14.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 73 (13.62%) .NET Developer
4 58 (10.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 49 (9.14%) Senior Developer
6 47 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 44 (8.21%) C# Developer
8 36 (6.72%) React Developer
9 34 (6.34%) SharePoint Developer
10 31 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (4.66%) HTML Developer
12 23 (4.29%) HTML CSS Developer
12 23 (4.29%) PHP Developer
13 22 (4.10%) Web Developer
14 21 (3.92%) Architect
15 20 (3.73%) Software Engineer
15 20 (3.73%) SQL Developer
16 15 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
17 14 (2.61%) Python Developer
17 14 (2.61%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (72.57%) HTML
2 383 (71.46%) CSS
3 184 (34.33%) .NET
4 167 (31.16%) React
5 157 (29.29%) AngularJS
6 146 (27.24%) HTML5
7 92 (17.16%) ASP.NET
7 92 (17.16%) Node.js
7 92 (17.16%) Sass
8 85 (15.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 84 (15.67%) REST
9 84 (15.67%) Web Services
10 68 (12.69%) .NET Framework
10 68 (12.69%) Ajax
11 67 (12.50%) CSS3
11 67 (12.50%) Spring
12 63 (11.75%) .NET Core
12 63 (11.75%) JSON
13 59 (11.01%) RESTful
14 58 (10.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.45%) User Experience
2 26 (4.85%) Data Structures
3 19 (3.54%) W3C
4 15 (2.80%) Algorithms
4 15 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.61%) Hedge funds
5 14 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.61%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.49%) VLE
9 7 (1.31%) Equities
9 7 (1.31%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.31%) NHS
10 6 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.12%) Taxonomies
11 5 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.28%) Windows
2 18 (3.36%) Linux
3 10 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.12%) Unix
6 5 (0.93%) Android
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.19%) VMS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (28.92%) MVC
3 109 (20.34%) Full Stack Development
4 90 (16.79%) Web Development
5 85 (15.86%) Front End Development
6 71 (13.25%) Microservices
7 66 (12.31%) TDD
8 59 (11.01%) Scrum
9 58 (10.82%) Unit Testing
10 55 (10.26%) DevOps
11 53 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
12 47 (8.77%) Analytics
12 47 (8.77%) OO
13 45 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (7.84%) E-Commerce
14 42 (7.84%) OOP
15 41 (7.65%) Software Engineering
16 37 (6.90%) Wireframes
17 34 (6.34%) SDLC
18 33 (6.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 469 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 169 (31.53%) C#
3 156 (29.10%) SQL
4 100 (18.66%) Java
5 70 (13.06%) PHP
6 66 (12.31%) TypeScript
7 49 (9.14%) Python
8 39 (7.28%) T-SQL
9 34 (6.34%) Java 8
10 25 (4.66%) ES6
10 25 (4.66%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.99%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.61%) Kotlin
13 13 (2.43%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.68%) C++
14 9 (1.68%) Ruby
15 8 (1.49%) ES7
16 6 (1.12%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.12%) C
17 5 (0.93%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 39 (7.28%) Degree
2 35 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.56%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.37%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.77%) Accessibility
2 12 (2.24%) WCAG
3 11 (2.05%) QA
4 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.37%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Section 508
6 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 47 (8.77%) Docker
2 5 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.19%) HDFS
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (3.36%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.43%) Terraform
3 12 (2.24%) Kibana
4 11 (2.05%) Graphite
4 11 (2.05%) logstash
5 2 (0.37%) Automic
5 2 (0.37%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.37%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) Grafana
Vendors
1 70 (13.06%) Microsoft
2 65 (12.13%) Adobe
3 59 (11.01%) Oracle
4 25 (4.66%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.61%) Google
5 14 (2.61%) Nintex
6 10 (1.87%) Telerik
7 8 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.49%) Blackboard
7 8 (1.49%) SAP
8 5 (0.93%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.75%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.56%) New Relic
10 3 (0.56%) Workday
11 2 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.37%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.37%) Netlify
11 2 (0.37%) PagerDuty
11 2 (0.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 2 (0.37%) Solace