Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 52 41
Rank change year-on-year +29 -11 -23
Contract jobs citing jQuery 34 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 8.00% 3.35% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.38% 7.86% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 9
Kent median daily rate £375 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +5.00% +3.70%
10th Percentile £291 £315 £290
90th Percentile £412 £457 £398
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £365
% change year-on-year - +16.44% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50

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 159 229 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.41% 42.57% 35.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 171 130
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £238
90th Percentile £538 £525 £477
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%

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 20 February 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

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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 20 February 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
West Malling +4 9 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells -1 4 - - 2
Maidstone +11 3 - - 6
Dartford +3 3 £380 - 7
Dover - 3 £405 -
Margate - 1 - - 1
jQuery
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 25 (73.53%) CSS
4 24 (70.59%) Git (software)
5 16 (47.06%) Web Development
6 15 (44.12%) MySQL
7 14 (41.18%) .NET
7 14 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 12 (35.29%) PHP
9 11 (32.35%) C#
9 11 (32.35%) RESTful
9 11 (32.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (29.41%) Wireframes
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) XML
10 10 (29.41%) JSON
10 10 (29.41%) WordPress
11 9 (26.47%) CMS
11 9 (26.47%) Subversion
11 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
12 8 (23.53%) PHP 7
12 8 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
12 8 (23.53%) Website Architecture
12 8 (23.53%) Content Management
12 8 (23.53%) TDD
12 8 (23.53%) PHP 5
12 8 (23.53%) Firebug
12 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework

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 10 (29.41%) WordPress
2 9 (26.47%) CMS
3 5 (14.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Subversion
3 8 (23.53%) Firebug
4 5 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
5 4 (11.76%) ReSharper
6 3 (8.82%) NUnit
7 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 8 (23.53%) WordPress Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (14.71%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (14.71%) HTML Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Backend Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) CSS
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 11 (32.35%) RESTful
4 11 (32.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (29.41%) JSON
5 10 (29.41%) XML
6 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 7 (20.59%) React
9 6 (17.65%) Sass
10 4 (11.76%) Ajax
10 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5
11 3 (8.82%) Gherkin
11 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Web Development
2 14 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 10 (29.41%) Wireframes
4 8 (23.53%) Content Management
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 8 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
4 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 8 (23.53%) Website Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) Adaptive Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) Deadline-Driven
7 4 (11.76%) Software Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Web Design
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) OWASP
8 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) Secure Coding
8 3 (8.82%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) PHP
3 11 (32.35%) C#
4 8 (23.53%) PHP 5
4 8 (23.53%) PHP 7
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) WooCommerce