Period
to 17 November 2018

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 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 43 33
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10 -13
Contract jobs citing jQuery 38 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.16% 3.69% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.35% 10.50% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 14
Kent median daily rate £313 £340 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.09% +2.26% -1.48%
10th Percentile £279 £279 £257
90th Percentile £445 £384 £432
South East median daily rate £404 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +0.94% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.55% -31.76% +41.67%

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 170 181 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 40.96% 35.15% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 136 77
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £243
90th Percentile £488 £456 £588
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 November 2018.

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 November 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
West Malling +2 10 £438 -
Tunbridge Wells -4 6 £368 +8.09% 6
Maidstone +13 4 - - 2
Dartford - 1 £380 - 10
Dover - 1 - -
jQuery
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 36 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 31 (81.58%) HTML
3 29 (76.32%) CSS
4 27 (71.05%) Git (software)
5 25 (65.79%) Web Development
6 21 (55.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 20 (52.63%) AngularJS
8 16 (42.11%) MySQL
8 16 (42.11%) Ajax
8 16 (42.11%) CSS3
9 15 (39.47%) MVC
10 14 (36.84%) React
11 13 (34.21%) Subversion
11 13 (34.21%) Degree
11 13 (34.21%) Wireframes
12 12 (31.58%) Photoshop
12 12 (31.58%) PHP
12 12 (31.58%) .NET
12 12 (31.58%) Sass
12 12 (31.58%) WordPress
13 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
14 10 (26.32%) C#
14 10 (26.32%) SQL
14 10 (26.32%) XML
14 10 (26.32%) JSON
14 10 (26.32%) CMS
15 8 (21.05%) Content Management
15 8 (21.05%) Google
15 8 (21.05%) PHP 5
15 8 (21.05%) Firebug

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 12 (31.58%) WordPress
2 10 (26.32%) CMS
3 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Git (software)
2 13 (34.21%) Subversion
3 8 (21.05%) Firebug
4 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
5 4 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (10.53%) ReSharper
6 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
7 2 (5.26%) Grunt
7 2 (5.26%) gulp
7 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.63%) webpack
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Web Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (28.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (21.05%) WordPress Developer
5 6 (15.79%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (15.79%) HTML Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 5 (13.16%) UI Developer
6 5 (13.16%) UI/UX Developer
6 5 (13.16%) UX Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Web UI Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Web UI/UX Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Backend Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) HTML
2 29 (76.32%) CSS
3 20 (52.63%) AngularJS
4 16 (42.11%) Ajax
4 16 (42.11%) CSS3
5 14 (36.84%) React
6 12 (31.58%) .NET
6 12 (31.58%) Sass
7 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
8 10 (26.32%) JSON
8 10 (26.32%) XML
9 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (21.05%) RESTful
10 7 (18.42%) HTML5
11 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.16%) Node.js
12 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
14 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Web Development
2 21 (55.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 15 (39.47%) MVC
4 13 (34.21%) Wireframes
5 8 (21.05%) Content Management
5 8 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
5 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (21.05%) Website Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Web Design
7 4 (10.53%) Adaptive Web Design
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.89%) B2B
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) OWASP
8 3 (7.89%) Secure Coding
8 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) PHP
3 10 (26.32%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) PHP 5
4 8 (21.05%) PHP 7
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Google
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Zend