Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 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
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 62 49
Rank change year-on-year -21 -13 -2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2651 3376 3933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.90% 3.46% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.98% 11.34% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1982 2588 2928
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £515
UK median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 54 42
England median hourly rate £29.00 £42.50 £30.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.76% +41.36% -6.85%
10th Percentile £15.80 £20.91 £16.25
90th Percentile £39.65 £51.05 £45.10
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £42.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -31.76% +35.18% -2.59%

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 29514 29773 29678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.30% 30.48% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20876 20876 20520
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 350 483
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +10.15%
10th Percentile £18.58 £13.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.60 £54.42
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 -35 1198 £438 +9.38% 141
South East -9 484 £400 +9.59% 141
North of England +12 321 £360 +2.86% 148
Midlands +12 313 £335 -2.90% 92
North West +15 198 £350 -2.78% 88
South West -15 180 £350 - 35
West Midlands +20 164 £331 +1.92% 44
East of England -3 160 £375 +2.39% 46
East Midlands -1 147 £335 -9.15% 48
Yorkshire -27 93 £375 +10.29% 51
North East +57 31 £380 +1.33% 9
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 2269 (85.59%) JavaScript
2 2086 (78.69%) HTML
3 1999 (75.41%) CSS
4 1127 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
5 1125 (42.44%) HTML5
6 1077 (40.63%) AngularJS
7 930 (35.08%) .NET
8 892 (33.65%) MVC
9 837 (31.57%) CSS3
10 830 (31.31%) C#
11 749 (28.25%) Front End Development
12 687 (25.91%) Git (software)
13 654 (24.67%) SQL
14 606 (22.86%) ASP.NET
15 579 (21.84%) SQL Server
16 559 (21.09%) Java
17 553 (20.86%) Web Development
18 497 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 483 (18.22%) Ajax
20 477 (17.99%) TDD
21 447 (16.86%) Sass
22 441 (16.64%) Node.js
23 440 (16.60%) React
24 423 (15.96%) Web Services
24 423 (15.96%) Finance
25 414 (15.62%) Scrum
26 377 (14.22%) JSON
27 355 (13.39%) PHP
28 348 (13.13%) User Experience
29 337 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC

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
1 221 (8.34%) CMS
2 131 (4.94%) Drupal
3 116 (4.38%) Apache
4 105 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 88 (3.32%) IIS
6 86 (3.24%) WordPress
7 82 (3.09%) JBoss
7 82 (3.09%) Tomcat
8 66 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
9 59 (2.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 57 (2.15%) Umbraco
11 50 (1.89%) Confluence
12 44 (1.66%) Apache Solr
13 42 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
14 36 (1.36%) WebSphere
15 30 (1.13%) nginx
16 28 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 28 (1.06%) WebLogic
17 27 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
18 22 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 116 (4.38%) Photoshop
2 58 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 43 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.30%) GIMP
8 7 (0.26%) InVision
8 7 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.11%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.11%) InDesign
12 2 (0.075%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.075%) UXPin
13 1 (0.038%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.038%) LaTeX
13 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (1.47%) Magento
2 37 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.26%) KANA IQ
6 6 (0.23%) Shopify
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.15%) ION MarketView
7 4 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
7 4 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.11%) Endur
9 2 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.038%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.038%) OpenText Process Suite
10 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.038%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 193 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (2.04%) npm
4 51 (1.92%) GitHub
5 35 (1.32%) Office 365
6 31 (1.17%) Google Analytics
6 31 (1.17%) SaaS
7 26 (0.98%) PaaS
8 24 (0.91%) Serverless
9 22 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.64%) IaaS
11 15 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
13 12 (0.45%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.26%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.26%) Trello
16 6 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 66 (2.49%) Internet
2 38 (1.43%) HTTP
2 38 (1.43%) Intranet
3 20 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.64%) SMS
5 16 (0.60%) SSL
6 14 (0.53%) Firewall
7 11 (0.41%) FTP
8 10 (0.38%) DNS
9 7 (0.26%) Skype
10 6 (0.23%) DHCP
11 5 (0.19%) LAN
11 5 (0.19%) SMTP
11 5 (0.19%) VLAN
11 5 (0.19%) WAN
11 5 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.15%) Network Security
12 4 (0.15%) SSH
13 3 (0.11%) Extranet
13 3 (0.11%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 579 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 285 (10.75%) MySQL
3 141 (5.32%) MongoDB
4 130 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 84 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 78 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 71 (2.68%) NoSQL
8 67 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 60 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (1.77%) Big Data
12 38 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 37 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (1.06%) RDBMS
15 24 (0.91%) Hadoop
16 21 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (0.75%) Redis
18 19 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
18 19 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
19 18 (0.68%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 687 (25.91%) Git (software)
2 196 (7.39%) Visual Studio
3 185 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 181 (6.83%) gulp
5 177 (6.68%) Maven
6 167 (6.30%) Subversion
7 166 (6.26%) Grunt
8 157 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 153 (5.77%) JIRA
10 134 (5.05%) JUnit
11 120 (4.53%) Jasmine
12 94 (3.55%) Selenium
13 91 (3.43%) Mockito
13 91 (3.43%) NUnit
14 75 (2.83%) Ant
14 75 (2.83%) Karma Test Runner
15 57 (2.15%) Moq
16 55 (2.07%) Gradle
16 55 (2.07%) TeamCity
17 54 (2.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 423 (15.96%) Finance
2 146 (5.51%) Retail
3 142 (5.36%) Marketing
4 117 (4.41%) Banking
5 66 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 43 (1.62%) Advertising
7 37 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.17%) Publishing
9 25 (0.94%) Electronics
10 23 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 22 (0.83%) Automotive
12 21 (0.79%) Front Office
12 21 (0.79%) Games
13 20 (0.75%) Law
14 14 (0.53%) Legal
15 9 (0.34%) Back Office
15 9 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.15%) Interactive Media
16 4 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2382 (89.85%) Developer
2 579 (21.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 491 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 362 (13.66%) JavaScript Developer
5 323 (12.18%) C# Developer
6 263 (9.92%) Java Developer
7 238 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 225 (8.49%) HTML Developer
9 209 (7.88%) Angular Developer
10 202 (7.62%) Senior Developer
11 199 (7.51%) Web Developer
12 188 (7.09%) Full Stack Developer
13 169 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 168 (6.34%) UI Developer
15 164 (6.19%) HTML CSS Developer
16 158 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
17 150 (5.66%) PHP Developer
18 130 (4.90%) SQL Developer
19 127 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 92 (3.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2086 (78.69%) HTML
2 1999 (75.41%) CSS
3 1125 (42.44%) HTML5
4 1077 (40.63%) AngularJS
5 930 (35.08%) .NET
6 837 (31.57%) CSS3
7 606 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 497 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 483 (18.22%) Ajax
10 447 (16.86%) Sass
11 441 (16.64%) Node.js
12 440 (16.60%) React
13 423 (15.96%) Web Services
14 377 (14.22%) JSON
15 337 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 324 (12.22%) XML
17 321 (12.11%) REST
18 284 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
19 278 (10.49%) RESTful
20 262 (9.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 348 (13.13%) User Experience
2 132 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 88 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 61 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 57 (2.15%) W3C
8 56 (2.11%) Fintech
9 26 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
10 20 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 18 (0.68%) Animation
12 17 (0.64%) NHS
12 17 (0.64%) Virtual Team
13 16 (0.60%) Social Media
14 14 (0.53%) Cloud Native
14 14 (0.53%) Digital Media
14 14 (0.53%) iPad
14 14 (0.53%) N-Tier
15 13 (0.49%) Fixed Income
16 12 (0.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 244 (9.20%) Linux
2 182 (6.87%) Windows
3 115 (4.34%) Unix
4 47 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 43 (1.62%) Android
6 38 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.41%) AIX
8 11 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.26%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.15%) SUSE
13 4 (0.15%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.075%) CentOS
14 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.038%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.038%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1127 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 892 (33.65%) MVC
3 749 (28.25%) Front End Development
4 553 (20.86%) Web Development
5 477 (17.99%) TDD
6 414 (15.62%) Scrum
7 309 (11.66%) OO
8 252 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
9 245 (9.24%) Unit Testing
10 221 (8.34%) Responsive Web Design
11 214 (8.07%) Test Automation
12 202 (7.62%) BDD
13 185 (6.98%) E-Commerce
14 160 (6.04%) SDLC
15 147 (5.55%) Software Engineering
16 134 (5.05%) OOP
17 123 (4.64%) Analytics
18 121 (4.56%) Microservices
19 103 (3.89%) DevOps
20 96 (3.62%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2269 (85.59%) JavaScript
2 830 (31.31%) C#
3 654 (24.67%) SQL
4 559 (21.09%) Java
5 355 (13.39%) PHP
6 173 (6.53%) T-SQL
7 151 (5.70%) Python
8 102 (3.85%) TypeScript
9 93 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 78 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 61 (2.30%) Scala
12 57 (2.15%) Ruby
13 52 (1.96%) Groovy
14 44 (1.66%) ES6
15 34 (1.28%) PowerShell
15 34 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 29 (1.09%) C++
17 25 (0.94%) Perl
18 23 (0.87%) C
19 22 (0.83%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 115 (4.34%) Degree
2 46 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (1.66%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.26%) MCP
8 6 (0.23%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.15%) CISSP
10 4 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.11%) CISA
11 3 (0.11%) CISM
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.075%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.038%) Analytics IQ
13 1 (0.038%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (0.038%) MCITP
13 1 (0.038%) MCTS
13 1 (0.038%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (2.98%) QA
2 18 (0.68%) WCAG
3 7 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.23%) SLA
4 6 (0.23%) WAI
5 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.11%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.075%) FATCA
7 2 (0.075%) HL7
7 2 (0.075%) RosettaNet
7 2 (0.075%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.038%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.038%) MiFID
8 1 (0.038%) PMO
System Software
1 114 (4.30%) Docker
2 5 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.15%) Varnish
4 3 (0.11%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.075%) HDFS
5 2 (0.075%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (2.87%) Puppet
2 56 (2.11%) Ansible
3 47 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.57%) Kibana
6 10 (0.38%) Rancher
7 8 (0.30%) Grafana
8 5 (0.19%) logstash
8 5 (0.19%) Terraform
9 3 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.075%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.075%) cPanel
10 2 (0.075%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.075%) Mesos
10 2 (0.075%) Nagios
10 2 (0.075%) Piwik
10 2 (0.075%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.038%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 308 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 212 (8.00%) Oracle
3 150 (5.66%) Adobe
4 69 (2.60%) Sitecore
5 59 (2.23%) Google
6 39 (1.47%) Zend
7 32 (1.21%) SAP
8 29 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (0.94%) IBM
10 21 (0.79%) hybris
11 19 (0.72%) DevExpress
12 16 (0.60%) Xamarin
13 14 (0.53%) Atlassian
13 14 (0.53%) Red Hat
13 14 (0.53%) Telerik
13 14 (0.53%) Twitter
14 11 (0.41%) CA Agile Central
15 10 (0.38%) MuleSoft
16 9 (0.34%) ServiceNow
16 9 (0.34%) Solace