The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for jQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 23 April 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
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.49% 3.08% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 8.70% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -59.21% +24.20%  

jQuery is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 37 23 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 43.02% 35.38% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 14
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Gatwick

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing jQuery in Gatwick.

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Gatwick

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) Google Maps API
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Redis
4 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (50.00%) API Development
4 3 (50.00%) Back Office
5 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Google Maps API
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Django
6 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) API Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle