The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 28 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 24 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 11 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.19% 1.97% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.42% 5.00% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Median daily rate £315 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -32.55% +49.87%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 67 60 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 43.79% 39.47% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 37
Median daily rate £315 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.51% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Leicester

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicester region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 32 (96.97%) HTML
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) HTML5
4 17 (51.52%) CSS3
5 16 (48.48%) Front End Development
6 12 (36.36%) Ember.js
7 11 (33.33%) React
7 11 (33.33%) Adobe
8 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 9 (27.27%) ES6
9 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 8 (24.24%) C#
10 8 (24.24%) .NET
11 7 (21.21%) MVC
12 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
12 6 (18.18%) Retail
12 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 6 (18.18%) Node.js
12 6 (18.18%) Sass
12 6 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (15.15%) SQL
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.15%) Content Management
14 4 (12.12%) CMS
14 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (12.12%) WCF
14 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 6 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (12.12%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 3 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.06%) Grunt
3 2 (6.06%) gulp
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Moq
4 1 (3.03%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (24.24%) HTML Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 6 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) UI Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.06%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Angular Developer
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (3.03%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) HTML
2 31 (93.94%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) HTML5
4 17 (51.52%) CSS3
5 12 (36.36%) Ember.js
6 11 (33.33%) React
7 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 6 (18.18%) Node.js
9 6 (18.18%) Sass
10 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (12.12%) WCF
11 3 (9.09%) Ajax
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (6.06%) RESTful
12 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (6.06%) Web Services
13 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Animation
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Front End Development
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) MVC
4 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) Content Management
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) OO PHP
7 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) SOLID
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) Information Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) ES6
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) ECMAScript
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) ClickTale