Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 74 65
Rank change year-on-year -17 -9 -14
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2,574 2,717 3,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.76% 3.08% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.88% 9.40% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,854 2,000 2,478
England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £259
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 52
England median hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -25.00% +42.06%
10th Percentile £37.50 £14.75 £11.63
90th Percentile £100.75 £40.25 £48.48
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £28.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% -26.32% +33.33%

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 32,675 28,890 29,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.05% 32.70% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,277 20,008 20,998
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 330 366 348
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +8.84% -0.68%
10th Percentile £16.15 £16.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £51.15
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +9.59% -1.46%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -32 1,021 £450 +2.86% 306
South East +7 626 £400 +9.44% 270
North of England -11 380 £375 +5.63% 317
Midlands -21 260 £375 +15.38% 193
North West -14 210 £375 +7.14% 166
South West -16 164 £375 +7.14% 144
West Midlands -23 143 £338 - 97
Yorkshire +3 138 £375 +4.17% 133
East of England -24 119 £418 +11.33% 128
East Midlands -14 116 £400 +23.08% 96
North East +3 32 £375 -0.66% 18
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2,086 (81.04%) JavaScript
2 1,944 (75.52%) HTML
3 1,809 (70.28%) CSS
4 1,189 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
5 1,102 (42.81%) AngularJS
6 974 (37.84%) HTML5
7 962 (37.37%) .NET
8 936 (36.36%) C#
9 884 (34.34%) MVC
10 655 (25.45%) CSS3
11 630 (24.48%) Git (software)
12 621 (24.13%) SQL Server
13 616 (23.93%) ASP.NET
14 548 (21.29%) SQL
15 530 (20.59%) Front End Development
16 520 (20.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 519 (20.16%) React
18 506 (19.66%) TDD
19 485 (18.84%) Java
20 450 (17.48%) Ajax
21 445 (17.29%) Node.js
22 437 (16.98%) Web Development
23 420 (16.32%) Scrum
24 369 (14.34%) Web Services
24 369 (14.34%) Sass
25 356 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
26 354 (13.75%) JSON
27 336 (13.05%) Finance
28 334 (12.98%) PHP
29 331 (12.86%) User Experience

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
1 174 (6.76%) CMS
2 111 (4.31%) WordPress
3 102 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 97 (3.77%) IIS
5 78 (3.03%) Apache
6 69 (2.68%) Drupal
6 69 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 58 (2.25%) Confluence
8 52 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 50 (1.94%) Umbraco
10 42 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
11 37 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 34 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 32 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 29 (1.13%) JBoss
15 26 (1.01%) nginx
16 20 (0.78%) WebSphere
17 17 (0.66%) WebLogic
18 15 (0.58%) EPiServer
18 15 (0.58%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 107 (4.16%) Photoshop
2 27 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (0.85%) GIMP
5 21 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 19 (0.74%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.35%) InVision
9 7 (0.27%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.19%) InDesign
11 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.12%) UXPin
12 1 (0.039%) Blender
12 1 (0.039%) Maya
12 1 (0.039%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.039%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 38 (1.48%) Magento
2 21 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.16%) Endur
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.078%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.078%) Shopify
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.039%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.039%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 281 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 195 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 98 (3.81%) GitHub
4 69 (2.68%) npm
5 61 (2.37%) Google Analytics
6 60 (2.33%) Serverless
7 48 (1.86%) Office 365
8 27 (1.05%) PaaS
8 27 (1.05%) SaaS
9 20 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
10 19 (0.74%) Google Tag Manager
11 17 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
11 17 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
13 14 (0.54%) BrowserStack
13 14 (0.54%) Trello
14 13 (0.51%) IaaS
14 13 (0.51%) NuGet
14 13 (0.51%) OpenShift
15 10 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 90 (3.50%) HTTP
2 44 (1.71%) Internet
3 30 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.05%) SSL
5 20 (0.78%) Intranet
6 17 (0.66%) HTTPS
6 17 (0.66%) SMS
7 7 (0.27%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.19%) FTP
9 4 (0.16%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.16%) SSH
10 3 (0.12%) Broadband
10 3 (0.12%) DNS
10 3 (0.12%) Firewall
10 3 (0.12%) IMAP
10 3 (0.12%) SMTP
11 2 (0.078%) AMQP
11 2 (0.078%) DVB
11 2 (0.078%) Junos
11 2 (0.078%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (24.13%) SQL Server
2 235 (9.13%) MySQL
3 136 (5.28%) MongoDB
4 131 (5.09%) Relational Database
5 91 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 74 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 60 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 42 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 39 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 29 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (1.09%) Big Data
14 24 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 24 (0.93%) Power BI
15 23 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (0.89%) Redis
16 16 (0.62%) Blockchain
16 16 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
17 14 (0.54%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 630 (24.48%) Git (software)
2 224 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 212 (8.24%) Jenkins
4 205 (7.96%) gulp
5 187 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 161 (6.25%) Selenium
7 160 (6.22%) Grunt
8 156 (6.06%) JIRA
9 143 (5.56%) Subversion
10 96 (3.73%) NUnit
11 95 (3.69%) Maven
12 82 (3.19%) JUnit
13 80 (3.11%) Jasmine
14 79 (3.07%) webpack
15 75 (2.91%) Cucumber
16 74 (2.87%) Bitbucket
16 74 (2.87%) Eclipse
17 70 (2.72%) Karma Test Runner
18 61 (2.37%) TeamCity
19 56 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 336 (13.05%) Finance
2 153 (5.94%) Retail
3 111 (4.31%) Banking
4 95 (3.69%) Marketing
5 44 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 42 (1.63%) Games
7 39 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 30 (1.17%) Advertising
9 26 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 22 (0.85%) Legal
11 18 (0.70%) Back Office
12 13 (0.51%) Electronics
12 13 (0.51%) Law
13 12 (0.47%) Publishing
14 11 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.35%) Front Office
15 9 (0.35%) Interactive Media
16 5 (0.19%) Automotive
16 5 (0.19%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2,216 (86.09%) Developer
2 519 (20.16%) .NET Developer
3 467 (18.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 359 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 325 (12.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 256 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 224 (8.70%) Angular Developer
8 214 (8.31%) Full Stack Developer
9 205 (7.96%) Web Developer
10 187 (7.26%) Java Developer
11 163 (6.33%) UI Developer
12 158 (6.14%) ASP.NET Developer
13 148 (5.75%) Senior Developer
14 147 (5.71%) HTML Developer
15 136 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 130 (5.05%) React Developer
17 126 (4.90%) HTML CSS Developer
18 125 (4.86%) PHP Developer
19 100 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 84 (3.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,944 (75.52%) HTML
2 1,809 (70.28%) CSS
3 1,102 (42.81%) AngularJS
4 974 (37.84%) HTML5
5 962 (37.37%) .NET
6 655 (25.45%) CSS3
7 616 (23.93%) ASP.NET
8 520 (20.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 519 (20.16%) React
10 450 (17.48%) Ajax
11 445 (17.29%) Node.js
12 369 (14.34%) Sass
12 369 (14.34%) Web Services
13 356 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 354 (13.75%) JSON
15 320 (12.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 310 (12.04%) .NET Framework
17 309 (12.00%) REST
18 283 (10.99%) XML
19 253 (9.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 331 (12.86%) User Experience
2 154 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
3 118 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (2.99%) Fintech
4 77 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 54 (2.10%) W3C
6 48 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 44 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 43 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
10 35 (1.36%) Algorithms
11 25 (0.97%) NHS
12 21 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (0.74%) Social Media
14 18 (0.70%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.66%) Equities
15 17 (0.66%) N-Tier
16 13 (0.51%) Life Science
16 13 (0.51%) Public Cloud
17 10 (0.39%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 210 (8.16%) Linux
2 181 (7.03%) Windows
3 71 (2.76%) Apple iOS
4 70 (2.72%) Android
5 63 (2.45%) Unix
6 35 (1.36%) Ubuntu
7 30 (1.17%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.23%) AIX
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.16%) VMS
13 3 (0.12%) CentOS
13 3 (0.12%) Debian
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.078%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,189 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 884 (34.34%) MVC
3 530 (20.59%) Front End Development
4 506 (19.66%) TDD
5 437 (16.98%) Web Development
6 420 (16.32%) Scrum
7 297 (11.54%) OO
8 280 (10.88%) Test Automation
9 275 (10.68%) Unit Testing
10 269 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
11 233 (9.05%) E-Commerce
12 210 (8.16%) BDD
13 200 (7.77%) Microservices
14 197 (7.65%) Responsive Web Design
15 177 (6.88%) DevOps
16 170 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
17 150 (5.83%) Analytics
18 145 (5.63%) Software Engineering
19 143 (5.56%) SDLC
20 123 (4.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,086 (81.04%) JavaScript
2 936 (36.36%) C#
3 548 (21.29%) SQL
4 485 (18.84%) Java
5 334 (12.98%) PHP
6 182 (7.07%) T-SQL
7 115 (4.47%) TypeScript
8 93 (3.61%) Python
9 72 (2.80%) Ruby
10 64 (2.49%) PowerShell
11 62 (2.41%) Scala
12 52 (2.02%) ES6
13 42 (1.63%) C++
13 42 (1.63%) Go
14 41 (1.59%) Java 8
14 41 (1.59%) VB.NET
15 35 (1.36%) Groovy
15 35 (1.36%) Perl
16 33 (1.28%) PL/SQL
17 27 (1.05%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 106 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 99 (3.85%) Degree
3 78 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 23 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (0.51%) BC Cleared
7 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.078%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.078%) HND
12 2 (0.078%) MCSE
13 1 (0.039%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.039%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.039%) MBCS
13 1 (0.039%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.73%) QA
2 12 (0.47%) SLA
2 12 (0.47%) WAI
3 11 (0.43%) GDPR
3 11 (0.43%) PMO
4 10 (0.39%) MiFID
5 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.16%) WCAG
7 3 (0.12%) GCP
7 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.078%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.039%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 156 (6.06%) Docker
2 14 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.16%) etcd
3 4 (0.16%) flannel
4 3 (0.12%) KVM
4 3 (0.12%) LXC
5 2 (0.078%) Varnish
6 1 (0.039%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 87 (3.38%) Puppet
2 39 (1.52%) Ansible
3 28 (1.09%) Kibana
3 28 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 26 (1.01%) Grafana
5 24 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.23%) Mesos
7 6 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.23%) Terraform
8 4 (0.16%) rkt
9 3 (0.12%) Graphite
9 3 (0.12%) Salt
10 2 (0.078%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.078%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.078%) Matomo
10 2 (0.078%) Nagios
11 1 (0.039%) PingFederate
11 1 (0.039%) Plesk
Vendors
1 292 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 159 (6.18%) Oracle
3 115 (4.47%) Adobe
4 84 (3.26%) Google
5 70 (2.72%) Sitecore
6 46 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 40 (1.55%) Capita
8 30 (1.17%) Perforce
8 30 (1.17%) Zend
9 26 (1.01%) hybris
10 25 (0.97%) SAP
11 20 (0.78%) Atlassian
12 16 (0.62%) Splunk
13 15 (0.58%) IBM
13 15 (0.58%) Nintex
13 15 (0.58%) Twitter
14 13 (0.51%) Tealium
15 11 (0.43%) Perfecto Mobile
16 10 (0.39%) Demandware
16 10 (0.39%) webMethods