Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 65 49
Rank change year-on-year -24 -16 -2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2593 3252 3872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.73% 3.39% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.41% 11.00% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 2427 2905
England median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £275 £273 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 45 44
England median hourly rate £33.44 £42.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.32% +50.44% -12.47%
10th Percentile £21.74 £13.50 £11.63
90th Percentile £41.97 £50.00 £44.80
UK median hourly rate £33.44 £42.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -21.32% +50.44% -13.08%

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 30816 29571 29970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.41% 30.81% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21963 20612 20874
England median daily rate £470 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 336 514
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.60 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.00 £15.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.40
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -36 1175 £450 +9.09% 170
South East -8 503 £400 +9.59% 138
North of England -8 294 £350 - 172
Midlands -5 290 £325 -7.14% 92
South West -9 194 £363 +3.57% 43
North West +8 189 £330 -12.00% 100
West Midlands +9 167 £320 -1.54% 42
East of England -19 135 £375 +7.14% 44
East Midlands -15 123 £335 -7.59% 48
Yorkshire -25 92 £350 +2.94% 66
North East +33 17 £425 +14.86% 6
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 2171 (83.73%) JavaScript
2 1970 (75.97%) HTML
3 1889 (72.85%) CSS
4 1138 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
5 1042 (40.19%) AngularJS
6 1030 (39.72%) HTML5
7 917 (35.36%) .NET
8 860 (33.17%) MVC
9 835 (32.20%) C#
10 785 (30.27%) CSS3
11 681 (26.26%) Front End Development
12 675 (26.03%) SQL
13 673 (25.95%) Git (software)
14 603 (23.25%) Java
15 591 (22.79%) ASP.NET
16 565 (21.79%) SQL Server
17 519 (20.02%) Web Development
18 493 (19.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 485 (18.70%) TDD
20 437 (16.85%) Web Services
21 434 (16.74%) React
22 420 (16.20%) Finance
23 419 (16.16%) Ajax
24 405 (15.62%) Sass
25 381 (14.69%) Node.js
26 380 (14.65%) Scrum
27 357 (13.77%) JSON
28 336 (12.96%) User Experience
29 332 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
30 331 (12.77%) REST

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
1 239 (9.22%) CMS
2 107 (4.13%) Drupal
3 98 (3.78%) WordPress
4 97 (3.74%) Apache
5 80 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 75 (2.89%) Tomcat
7 71 (2.74%) IIS
8 69 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
9 68 (2.62%) JBoss
10 63 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 60 (2.31%) Umbraco
12 52 (2.01%) Apache Solr
13 44 (1.70%) Confluence
14 37 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 36 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
16 31 (1.20%) WebSphere
17 25 (0.96%) WebLogic
18 22 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
19 20 (0.77%) nginx
20 19 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 114 (4.40%) Photoshop
2 66 (2.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 42 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
5 16 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.54%) GIMP
7 12 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (0.27%) InVision
9 7 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.19%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.12%) InDesign
12 2 (0.077%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.039%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.039%) LaTeX
13 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.039%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 46 (1.77%) Magento
2 33 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.39%) Shopify
5 7 (0.27%) KANA IQ
6 5 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.15%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.077%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.039%) Endur
9 1 (0.039%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.039%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.039%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.039%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 185 (7.13%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (2.20%) GitHub
4 36 (1.39%) Google Analytics
5 33 (1.27%) npm
6 32 (1.23%) SaaS
7 31 (1.20%) Office 365
8 29 (1.12%) PaaS
9 26 (1.00%) Serverless
10 18 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (0.66%) IaaS
12 16 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
14 12 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.39%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
17 8 (0.31%) Trello
18 7 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
18 7 (0.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.31%) Internet
2 38 (1.47%) Intranet
3 33 (1.27%) HTTP
4 19 (0.73%) SMS
4 19 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.62%) SSL
6 13 (0.50%) FTP
7 11 (0.42%) DNS
7 11 (0.42%) SMTP
8 10 (0.39%) Firewall
9 9 (0.35%) Skype
10 7 (0.27%) IMAP
11 6 (0.23%) SSH
12 3 (0.12%) ATM
12 3 (0.12%) Extranet
12 3 (0.12%) LDAP
13 2 (0.077%) BIG-IP
13 2 (0.077%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.077%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.077%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 565 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 260 (10.03%) MySQL
3 155 (5.98%) Relational Database
4 125 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 76 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 73 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 71 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 69 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 61 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 42 (1.62%) Big Data
12 41 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 29 (1.12%) Redis
15 28 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
17 18 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
17 18 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
19 15 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 673 (25.95%) Git (software)
2 198 (7.64%) Visual Studio
3 196 (7.56%) Jenkins
4 189 (7.29%) Maven
5 154 (5.94%) JIRA
6 151 (5.82%) JUnit
7 145 (5.59%) gulp
8 143 (5.51%) Subversion
9 142 (5.48%) Grunt
10 138 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 116 (4.47%) Jasmine
12 103 (3.97%) Mockito
13 99 (3.82%) Selenium
14 90 (3.47%) Ant
15 86 (3.32%) Karma Test Runner
16 83 (3.20%) NUnit
17 67 (2.58%) TeamCity
18 64 (2.47%) Gradle
19 62 (2.39%) Eclipse
20 48 (1.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 420 (16.20%) Finance
2 137 (5.28%) Retail
3 134 (5.17%) Marketing
4 110 (4.24%) Banking
5 66 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 35 (1.35%) Publishing
7 34 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.27%) Advertising
9 29 (1.12%) Front Office
10 24 (0.93%) Electronics
10 24 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 23 (0.89%) Automotive
12 22 (0.85%) Games
12 22 (0.85%) Law
13 16 (0.62%) Back Office
14 12 (0.46%) Legal
15 11 (0.42%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.19%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2322 (89.55%) Developer
2 550 (21.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 496 (19.13%) .NET Developer
4 349 (13.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 329 (12.69%) C# Developer
6 288 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 234 (9.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 210 (8.10%) HTML Developer
9 201 (7.75%) Senior Developer
10 198 (7.64%) Angular Developer
11 194 (7.48%) Full Stack Developer
12 187 (7.21%) Web Developer
13 175 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 159 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
14 159 (6.13%) HTML CSS Developer
15 149 (5.75%) UI Developer
16 129 (4.97%) PHP Developer
16 129 (4.97%) SQL Developer
17 120 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 86 (3.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1970 (75.97%) HTML
2 1889 (72.85%) CSS
3 1042 (40.19%) AngularJS
4 1030 (39.72%) HTML5
5 917 (35.36%) .NET
6 785 (30.27%) CSS3
7 591 (22.79%) ASP.NET
8 493 (19.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 437 (16.85%) Web Services
10 434 (16.74%) React
11 419 (16.16%) Ajax
12 405 (15.62%) Sass
13 381 (14.69%) Node.js
14 357 (13.77%) JSON
15 332 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 331 (12.77%) REST
17 328 (12.65%) XML
18 287 (11.07%) ASP.NET Web API
19 274 (10.57%) Spring
20 263 (10.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 336 (12.96%) User Experience
2 140 (5.40%) Greenfield Project
3 124 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 65 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (2.43%) Fintech
7 59 (2.28%) W3C
8 53 (2.04%) Computer Science
9 26 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
10 25 (0.96%) Digital Media
11 20 (0.77%) Fixed Income
12 18 (0.69%) Animation
13 17 (0.66%) Virtual Team
14 16 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.58%) iPad
15 15 (0.58%) N-Tier
15 15 (0.58%) Social Media
16 13 (0.50%) e-Learning
17 12 (0.46%) Hedge funds
17 12 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 249 (9.60%) Linux
2 168 (6.48%) Windows
3 100 (3.86%) Unix
4 49 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 47 (1.81%) Android
6 43 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.42%) AIX
9 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.27%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.15%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.12%) MVS
12 3 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.077%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.077%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.039%) CentOS
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1138 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 860 (33.17%) MVC
3 681 (26.26%) Front End Development
4 519 (20.02%) Web Development
5 485 (18.70%) TDD
6 380 (14.65%) Scrum
7 316 (12.19%) OO
8 272 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
9 237 (9.14%) Unit Testing
10 205 (7.91%) Test Automation
11 204 (7.87%) BDD
12 194 (7.48%) E-Commerce
13 193 (7.44%) Responsive Web Design
14 152 (5.86%) SDLC
15 140 (5.40%) Software Engineering
16 135 (5.21%) Microservices
17 123 (4.74%) OOP
18 119 (4.59%) DevOps
19 104 (4.01%) SOA
20 100 (3.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2171 (83.73%) JavaScript
2 835 (32.20%) C#
3 675 (26.03%) SQL
4 603 (23.25%) Java
5 329 (12.69%) PHP
6 160 (6.17%) T-SQL
7 137 (5.28%) Python
8 88 (3.39%) TypeScript
9 84 (3.24%) PL/SQL
10 80 (3.09%) VB.NET
11 61 (2.35%) Ruby
12 51 (1.97%) Scala
13 49 (1.89%) Groovy
14 45 (1.74%) C
15 42 (1.62%) ES6
16 34 (1.31%) C++
17 33 (1.27%) PowerShell
18 26 (1.00%) Shell Script
19 25 (0.96%) Perl
20 23 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 97 (3.74%) Degree
2 39 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.19%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.19%) MCP
8 4 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.077%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.077%) CISSP
9 2 (0.077%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.077%) MCPD
9 2 (0.077%) MCSD
9 2 (0.077%) MCTS
10 1 (0.039%) CISA
10 1 (0.039%) MCITP
10 1 (0.039%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.039%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.12%) QA
2 29 (1.12%) WCAG
3 9 (0.35%) SLA
4 6 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.23%) WAI
5 5 (0.19%) MiFID
6 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.077%) PMO
7 2 (0.077%) RosettaNet
7 2 (0.077%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.039%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.039%) HL7
8 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.039%) PSD2
System Software
1 136 (5.24%) Docker
2 9 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.27%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.15%) Varnish
6 2 (0.077%) HDFS
6 2 (0.077%) vSphere
7 1 (0.039%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.039%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 95 (3.66%) Puppet
2 76 (2.93%) Ansible
3 71 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (1.04%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.73%) Kibana
6 10 (0.39%) Rancher
7 9 (0.35%) logstash
8 8 (0.31%) Grafana
9 7 (0.27%) CA Service Virtualization
10 6 (0.23%) Mesos
11 4 (0.15%) Terraform
12 3 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 3 (0.12%) Piwik
13 2 (0.077%) ITRS Geneos
13 2 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.039%) Nagios
14 1 (0.039%) Salt
14 1 (0.039%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 315 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 227 (8.75%) Oracle
3 154 (5.94%) Adobe
4 65 (2.51%) Google
5 59 (2.28%) Sitecore
6 36 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (1.31%) Zend
8 30 (1.16%) SAP
9 26 (1.00%) hybris
10 21 (0.81%) IBM
11 20 (0.77%) Atlassian
12 17 (0.66%) DevExpress
13 16 (0.62%) Xamarin
14 14 (0.54%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.50%) MuleSoft
16 11 (0.42%) Capita
16 11 (0.42%) Twitter
16 11 (0.42%) VMware
17 10 (0.39%) Splunk
18 9 (0.35%) ServiceNow