Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 17 July 2019 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 25 39
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 -25
Contract jobs citing jQuery 18 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.42% 5.35% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 21.01% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 15
Kent median daily rate £375 £368 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +9.70% -
10th Percentile £257 £278 £275
90th Percentile £425 £451 £410
South East median daily rate £425 £409 £363
% change year-on-year +3.91% +12.83% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% +46.55% -31.76%

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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 162 119 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 30.80% 25.48% 35.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 78 140
Kent median daily rate £446 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.56% +16.36% -1.79%
10th Percentile £325 £281 £260
90th Percentile £630 £475 £438
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £41.61 -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Kent

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Kent

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Kent over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Kent

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Kent

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Tunbridge Wells -4 3 £338 -8.16% 5
Maidstone -6 3 - - 5
West Malling -5 2 - - 1
Margate - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 - - 2
jQuery
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 12 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) Subversion
6 9 (50.00%) Web Development
6 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) React
7 7 (38.89%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (33.33%) User Experience
9 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) C#
10 4 (22.22%) .NET
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 3 (16.67%) Scrum
11 3 (16.67%) Web Services
11 3 (16.67%) HTTP
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) W3C
11 3 (16.67%) TDD
11 3 (16.67%) NUnit
11 3 (16.67%) Ajax
11 3 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
11 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
11 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
11 3 (16.67%) HTML5
11 3 (16.67%) RESTful
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (55.56%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 7 (38.89%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (38.89%) HTML Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (38.89%) React
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Core
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Ajax
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (16.67%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) W3C
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Web Development
2 7 (38.89%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) SOLID
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (5.56%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft