Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 55 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.76% 1.88% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 8.33% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 16
Lancashire median daily rate £333 £420 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% -1.75% +22.14%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £196
90th Percentile £358 £463 £515
North West median daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +2.14% +6.06% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £47.00 -
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year -54.07% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 111 192 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 21.06% 22.54% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 118 105
Lancashire median daily rate £393 £353 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.35% -17.06% +13.33%
10th Percentile £284 £254 £289
90th Percentile £543 £475 £620
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £381
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.64% +12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 4
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.25 £41.50 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% -9.87% +119.26%
10th Percentile £36.88 £21.50 £45.48
90th Percentile £44.00 £47.07 £46.09
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +18.84%

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 25 July 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
Preston -13 2 £325 - 1
Blackpool +31 1 £340 -26.09% 1
Burnley +1 1 - - 2
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) B2C
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Web Usability
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SEO

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (25.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Typography
2 1 (25.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle