The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 24 June 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 Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.23% 0.68% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 3.85% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -30.23% +49.87%  

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 Halifax with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 22 26 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 30.99% 17.81% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £318 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Halifax region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) JDBC
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (16.67%) JPA

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) JDBC
5 1 (16.67%) JPA
5 1 (16.67%) JSF
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java