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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 25 18
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 8 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.08% 5.31% 10.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 15.93% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 24
Median daily rate £334 £328 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.90% -2.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £211 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £44.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -34.83% +55.10%  

jQuery is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 89 113 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 34.23% 33.33% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 74 64
Median daily rate £345 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £700 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -5 2 £300 -4.76% 1
Folkestone - 1 £400 -
jQuery
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) User Experience
5 10 (34.48%) CSS3
5 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 9 (31.03%) Analytics
6 9 (31.03%) Google Tag Manager
6 9 (31.03%) HTML5
6 9 (31.03%) Adobe
6 9 (31.03%) Web Analytics
6 9 (31.03%) Google
7 8 (27.59%) Marketing
7 8 (27.59%) Web Development
7 8 (27.59%) Ajax
7 8 (27.59%) React
7 8 (27.59%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (27.59%) Regular Expression
7 8 (27.59%) Wireframes
8 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) Subversion
9 6 (20.69%) PHP
9 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
9 6 (20.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 5 (17.24%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) Unix
11 4 (13.79%) Laravel
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database

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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) JBoss
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (3.45%) jMock
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analytics Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Web Analytics Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Web Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Web Manager
3 7 (24.14%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (24.14%) HTML Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.45%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
3 10 (34.48%) CSS3
4 9 (31.03%) HTML5
5 8 (27.59%) Ajax
5 8 (27.59%) React
5 8 (27.59%) Regular Expression
6 4 (13.79%) Laravel
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) Django
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) Sass
8 2 (6.90%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) Symfony
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (3.45%) LESS
9 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Analytics
1 9 (31.03%) Web Analytics
2 8 (27.59%) Web Development
2 8 (27.59%) Wireframes
3 6 (20.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
5 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.90%) Psychology
6 2 (6.90%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Android Development
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Adobe
1 9 (31.03%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Zend
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.45%) Xamarin