Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 293 217 140
Rank change year-on-year -76 -77 -46
Contract jobs citing jQuery 504 382 1,615
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.88% 1.18% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 3.82% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 270 1,157
10th Percentile £310 £307 £307
25th Percentile £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £427 £445 £425
Median % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.71% +5.59%
75th Percentile £513 £534 £495
90th Percentile £603 £588 £550
UK median daily rate £434 £434 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.06% +3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 6
10th Percentile £27.50 £22.23 "
25th Percentile £30.00 £23.33 £27.50
Median hourly rate £48.25 £25.30 £31.25
Median % change year-on-year +90.71% -19.04% -26.47%
75th Percentile £53.75 £39.60 £47.81
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.09 £56.25
UK median hourly rate £39.25 £25.30 £31.25
% change year-on-year +55.14% -19.04% -26.47%

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 17,244 10,006 26,736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.12% 30.99% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,492 7,187 19,009
10th Percentile £360 £338 £345
25th Percentile £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £620 £600 £575
90th Percentile £700 £688 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 91 239
10th Percentile £15.45 £20.77 £17.02
25th Percentile £27.88 £30.43 £26.13
Median hourly rate £47.13 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +4.72% - +8.55%
75th Percentile £58.05 £59.50 £53.00
90th Percentile £66.60 £66.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.92
% change year-on-year - +0.19% +9.55%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -77 234 £500 +9.59% 140
North of England -19 67 £400 -11.11% 151
Midlands -28 60 £350 -26.32% 113
South East -38 57 £410 +2.50% 111
North West -20 40 £385 -14.44% 95
South West -17 35 £438 +3.55% 60
West Midlands -35 31 £350 -33.33% 71
Yorkshire -12 25 £400 +10.34% 42
East Midlands -10 24 £325 +3.17% 42
East of England -43 10 £438 +9.38% 27
North East -4 2 £455 +2.82% 14
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 433 (85.91%) JavaScript
2 372 (73.81%) HTML
3 340 (67.46%) CSS
4 174 (34.52%) React
5 168 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 163 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
7 155 (30.75%) .NET
8 150 (29.76%) MVC
9 143 (28.37%) SQL
10 141 (27.98%) HTML5
11 138 (27.38%) C#
12 122 (24.21%) Git (software)
13 119 (23.61%) SQL Server
14 114 (22.62%) Java
15 108 (21.43%) Azure
16 103 (20.44%) Node.js
17 96 (19.05%) Social Skills
18 91 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 90 (17.86%) Full Stack Development
20 89 (17.66%) REST
21 88 (17.46%) ASP.NET
22 85 (16.87%) Front End Development
23 80 (15.87%) Sass
24 76 (15.08%) Web Services
24 76 (15.08%) Ajax
25 75 (14.88%) Web Development
25 75 (14.88%) CSS3
26 74 (14.68%) Scrum
27 73 (14.48%) TDD
27 73 (14.48%) Jenkins

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 32 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.95%) CMS
3 21 (4.17%) Apache
4 16 (3.17%) WordPress
5 14 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (2.38%) Drupal
8 11 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.79%) IIS
10 8 (1.59%) Red Hat Fuse
11 7 (1.39%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.19%) Confluence
12 6 (1.19%) nginx
12 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.99%) JBoss
13 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.79%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.79%) GemFire
14 4 (0.79%) Kentico
15 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (1.59%) Sketch
4 7 (1.39%) Adobe XD
4 7 (1.39%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.39%) InVision
5 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.60%) InDesign
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.40%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.40%) GIMP
9 1 (0.20%) Figma
Business Applications
1 22 (4.37%) Magento
2 13 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.98%) Shopify
4 2 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 108 (21.43%) Azure
2 50 (9.92%) AWS
3 25 (4.96%) GitHub
4 19 (3.77%) Power Platform
5 17 (3.37%) Adobe Analytics
6 16 (3.17%) Serverless
7 15 (2.98%) PowerApps
8 14 (2.78%) PaaS
9 13 (2.58%) Google Analytics
9 13 (2.58%) npm
10 12 (2.38%) Microsoft 365
11 10 (1.98%) Power Automate
12 9 (1.79%) Azure Service Bus
12 9 (1.79%) Azure Service Fabric
12 9 (1.79%) IaaS
13 8 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (1.59%) GCP
14 7 (1.39%) Amazon S3
15 6 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.58%) Internet
2 10 (1.98%) DNS
3 7 (1.39%) HTTP
4 6 (1.19%) BGP
5 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.60%) Intranet
6 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.40%) X.500
7 1 (0.20%) DHCP
7 1 (0.20%) LAN
7 1 (0.20%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.74%) Relational Database
3 34 (6.75%) MySQL
4 30 (5.95%) MongoDB
5 29 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.98%) Redis
8 14 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.59%) Riak
12 7 (1.39%) Power BI
13 6 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.79%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 122 (24.21%) Git (software)
2 73 (14.48%) Jenkins
3 58 (11.51%) Maven
4 31 (6.15%) Visual Studio
5 26 (5.16%) gulp
5 26 (5.16%) Jasmine
6 25 (4.96%) Cucumber
7 24 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 24 (4.76%) webpack
8 23 (4.56%) JIRA
9 18 (3.57%) Gradle
9 18 (3.57%) Subversion
10 17 (3.37%) Grunt
10 17 (3.37%) JUnit
11 16 (3.17%) Bitbucket
11 16 (3.17%) Mocha
12 15 (2.98%) Selenium
13 13 (2.58%) SonarQube
13 13 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 96 (19.05%) Social Skills
2 48 (9.52%) Finance
3 33 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.75%) Marketing
5 24 (4.76%) Banking
6 17 (3.37%) Retail
7 14 (2.78%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.79%) Back Office
9 8 (1.59%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (1.19%) Law
10 6 (1.19%) Legal
10 6 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.79%) Police
12 3 (0.60%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.40%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.20%) Hungarian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.20%) Organisational Skills
14 1 (0.20%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 398 (78.97%) Developer
2 78 (15.48%) .NET Developer
3 66 (13.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 52 (10.32%) Senior Developer
5 47 (9.33%) Java Developer
6 45 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 42 (8.33%) React Developer
8 39 (7.74%) C# Developer
9 23 (4.56%) Architect
9 23 (4.56%) Software Engineer
10 22 (4.37%) SQL Developer
11 21 (4.17%) HTML Developer
12 20 (3.97%) HTML CSS Developer
12 20 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.17%) PHP Developer
15 15 (2.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 15 (2.98%) Software Developer
16 14 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
17 13 (2.58%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (73.81%) HTML
2 340 (67.46%) CSS
3 174 (34.52%) React
4 168 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 155 (30.75%) .NET
6 141 (27.98%) HTML5
7 103 (20.44%) Node.js
8 91 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 89 (17.66%) REST
10 88 (17.46%) ASP.NET
11 80 (15.87%) Sass
12 76 (15.08%) Ajax
12 76 (15.08%) Web Services
13 75 (14.88%) CSS3
14 71 (14.09%) JSON
14 71 (14.09%) Spring
15 70 (13.89%) RESTful
16 59 (11.71%) .NET Framework
17 58 (11.51%) SOAP
18 54 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.29%) User Experience
2 25 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (4.56%) W3C
4 19 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (2.98%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.38%) Hedge funds
8 9 (1.79%) Clustering
8 9 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.59%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.39%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.19%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.19%) Equities
11 6 (1.19%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.99%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.99%) VLE
13 4 (0.79%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.74%) Windows
2 30 (5.95%) Linux
3 10 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.19%) Unix
5 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (0.79%) Android
6 4 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.20%) Tizen
9 1 (0.20%) webOS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (29.76%) MVC
3 90 (17.86%) Full Stack Development
4 85 (16.87%) Front End Development
5 75 (14.88%) Web Development
6 74 (14.68%) Scrum
7 73 (14.48%) TDD
8 69 (13.69%) DevOps
9 63 (12.50%) Microservices
9 63 (12.50%) OO
9 63 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 57 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (11.31%) Software Engineering
11 48 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (8.13%) Analytics
12 41 (8.13%) SDLC
13 39 (7.74%) BDD
13 39 (7.74%) E-Commerce
14 35 (6.94%) Wireframes
15 31 (6.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 433 (85.91%) JavaScript
2 143 (28.37%) SQL
3 138 (27.38%) C#
4 114 (22.62%) Java
5 51 (10.12%) PHP
6 49 (9.72%) TypeScript
7 44 (8.73%) Java 8
8 41 (8.13%) Python
9 34 (6.75%) T-SQL
10 25 (4.96%) PL/SQL
11 22 (4.37%) ES6
12 20 (3.97%) PowerShell
13 17 (3.37%) Kotlin
14 12 (2.38%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.59%) C++
16 7 (1.39%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.39%) ES7
16 7 (1.39%) Ruby
17 5 (0.99%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.55%) Degree
3 29 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.99%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.60%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.40%) PhD
8 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) MCSE
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.54%) Accessibility
2 17 (3.37%) QA
3 12 (2.38%) WCAG
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) HL7
5 2 (0.40%) SLA
5 2 (0.40%) WAI
6 1 (0.20%) MiFID
6 1 (0.20%) Section 508
System Software
1 45 (8.93%) Docker
2 7 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.99%) Terraform
3 4 (0.79%) Graphite
3 4 (0.79%) Kibana
3 4 (0.79%) logstash
4 2 (0.40%) Nagios
5 1 (0.20%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 66 (13.10%) Oracle
2 62 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 48 (9.52%) Adobe
4 12 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.98%) Google
6 8 (1.59%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.39%) Optimizely
7 7 (1.39%) Telerik
8 6 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.99%) Blackboard
9 5 (0.99%) New Relic
9 5 (0.99%) Workday
10 3 (0.60%) IFS
11 2 (0.40%) Monetate
11 2 (0.40%) Netlify
11 2 (0.40%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.40%) Solace
11 2 (0.40%) Splunk
11 2 (0.40%) Xerox