Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 33 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 -13 +19
Contract jobs citing jQuery 19 16 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.69% 3.23% 11.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.50% 12.21% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 57
Kent median daily rate £340 £333 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.26% -1.48% +8.00%
10th Percentile £279 £257 £305
90th Percentile £384 £432 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.76% +41.67% +17.65%

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 181 131 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 35.15% 26.41% 49.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 77 181
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £243 £263
90th Percentile £456 £588 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.13% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +18.11%

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 2017.

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

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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 2017. 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
Maidstone -10 4 £313 -4.58%
Tunbridge Wells +11 3 £340 -12.26%
West Malling - 3 - -
jQuery
South East

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

1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 13 (68.42%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) HTML5
6 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
7 8 (42.11%) TDD
8 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 7 (36.84%) CSS3
9 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (31.58%) User Experience
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
9 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (26.32%) Subversion
10 5 (26.32%) Ajax
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (26.32%) OOP
10 5 (26.32%) OO
10 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (21.05%) React

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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
3 3 (15.79%) Firebug
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Bower
4 1 (5.26%) Grunt
4 1 (5.26%) gulp
4 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (10.53%) UX Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
4 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) CSS3
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) Ajax
7 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (21.05%) React
9 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 2 (10.53%) JSON
10 2 (10.53%) RESTful
10 2 (10.53%) Sass
10 2 (10.53%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.53%) W3C
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
6 4 (21.05%) Wireframes
7 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 3 (15.79%) Modular Programming
7 3 (15.79%) MVVM
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) SOLID
7 3 (15.79%) System Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
8 2 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
8 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PSD2
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Zend
4 1 (5.26%) Xamarin