Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 47 31
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 -13
Contract jobs citing jQuery 28 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.41% 3.30% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.14% 9.68% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 25
Kent median daily rate £313 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.09% +4.62% -3.70%
10th Percentile £276 £275 £210
90th Percentile £445 £425 £411
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +46.55% -32.56% +17.81%

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 139 186 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 31.81% 34.13% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 137 115
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £288 £228
90th Percentile £463 £438 £740
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Kent median hourly rate £38.31 - £40.00
10th Percentile £35.66 - £39.00
90th Percentile £40.95 - £41.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +11.89%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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
Tunbridge Wells +5 6 £368 +8.09% 4
Maidstone +9 4 - - 2
West Malling - 3 £438 - 1
Dover - 1 - -
jQuery
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
3 21 (75.00%) Web Development
4 20 (71.43%) CSS
4 20 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
5 16 (57.14%) CSS3
6 15 (53.57%) Ajax
7 14 (50.00%) MVC
7 14 (50.00%) React
7 14 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 13 (46.43%) Subversion
8 13 (46.43%) Degree
9 10 (35.71%) SQL
10 9 (32.14%) .NET
10 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
10 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
11 8 (28.57%) C#
11 8 (28.57%) MySQL
11 8 (28.57%) Oracle
11 8 (28.57%) Sass
12 7 (25.00%) HTML5
12 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
13 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
13 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
13 6 (21.43%) Wireframes
14 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
14 5 (17.86%) User Experience

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 4 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) WordPress
2 3 (10.71%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (46.43%) Subversion
3 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
4 4 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (14.29%) ReSharper
5 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
6 2 (7.14%) Grunt
6 2 (7.14%) gulp
6 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.57%) Firebug
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (39.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (21.43%) HTML Developer
6 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
6 5 (17.86%) UI Developer
6 5 (17.86%) UI/UX Developer
6 5 (17.86%) UX Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Web UI Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Web UI/UX Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) CSS3
4 15 (53.57%) Ajax
5 14 (50.00%) React
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 8 (28.57%) Sass
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (25.00%) HTML5
9 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 5 (17.86%) Node.js
10 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (10.71%) JSON
11 3 (10.71%) XML
12 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 2 (7.14%) LESS
12 2 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Web Development
2 14 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 14 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Wireframes
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) B2B
6 3 (10.71%) OWASP
6 3 (10.71%) Secure Coding
6 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile First
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source Development
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.57%) PHP 7
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Capita
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Zend