Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 19 January 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 55 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 6 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.34% 1.59% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 6.25% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 21
Lancashire median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -16.13% +19.23%
10th Percentile £363 £234 £280
90th Percentile £388 £493 £515
North West median daily rate £325 £375 £353
% change year-on-year -13.33% +6.38% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £25.00 -
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +45.00% +92.31% -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 138 144 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 30.73% 25.40% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 105 179
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £350 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -19.08% +23.57%
10th Percentile £307 £255 £210
90th Percentile £513 £483 £600
North West median daily rate £390 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +0.65% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 25
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.13 £40.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +1.88% +8.11%
10th Percentile £33.31 £25.00 £23.80
90th Percentile £43.00 £56.23 £47.33
North West median hourly rate £38.13 £38.50 £33.82
% change year-on-year -0.97% +13.84% +12.73%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Lancashire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing jQuery in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Lancashire

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Lancashire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Blackpool - 3 £375 -
Preston -2 1 £375 +57.07% 4
Burnley - 1 - - 2
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree