Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 73 53
Rank change year-on-year -38 -20 -2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1,099 1,429 1,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.38% 3.47% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.50% 9.76% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1,107 1,324
London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 15
London median hourly rate £42.50 £48.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.46% +10.34% +16.00%
10th Percentile £39.68 £39.73 £30.70
90th Percentile £89.35 £64.03 £57.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year -17.65% +18.88% +24.61%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16,910 14,648 14,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.61% 35.56% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,095 10,929 10,758
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £306
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 76 96
London median hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +19.21% +7.86%
10th Percentile £20.60 £20.67 £16.44
90th Percentile £47.83 £73.75 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London -45 215 £450 +7.78% 111
West London -17 72 £400 +3.90% 81
South London -36 21 £425 +30.77% 14
East London -21 14 £520 +15.56% 23
North London -14 5 £488 +34.48% 11
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 897 (81.62%) JavaScript
2 820 (74.61%) HTML
3 786 (71.52%) CSS
4 508 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
5 450 (40.95%) AngularJS
6 440 (40.04%) HTML5
7 329 (29.94%) .NET
8 320 (29.12%) CSS3
9 296 (26.93%) MVC
10 294 (26.75%) Java
11 290 (26.39%) C#
12 286 (26.02%) Git (software)
13 262 (23.84%) Front End Development
14 257 (23.38%) SQL
15 238 (21.66%) Finance
16 227 (20.66%) Web Development
17 207 (18.84%) TDD
18 198 (18.02%) SQL Server
19 196 (17.83%) ASP.NET
20 194 (17.65%) React
21 192 (17.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 167 (15.20%) Sass
23 165 (15.01%) Web Services
24 164 (14.92%) Ajax
25 163 (14.83%) OO
26 158 (14.38%) Node.js
27 152 (13.83%) PHP
28 149 (13.56%) JSON
29 148 (13.47%) Scrum
30 137 (12.47%) MySQL

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 103 (9.37%) CMS
2 64 (5.82%) Drupal
3 50 (4.55%) Apache
4 46 (4.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 45 (4.09%) WordPress
6 36 (3.28%) Apache Solr
7 31 (2.82%) JBoss
8 30 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (2.73%) SharePoint
9 28 (2.55%) Confluence
10 26 (2.37%) Umbraco
11 25 (2.27%) Tomcat
12 15 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
13 13 (1.18%) IIS
14 12 (1.09%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.82%) Jetty
15 9 (0.82%) WildFly
16 7 (0.64%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (4.91%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.64%) InVision
5 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.45%) GIMP
6 5 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (1.55%) Magento
2 10 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.55%) Shopify
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.36%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.091%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 94 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.00%) GitHub
4 21 (1.91%) npm
5 20 (1.82%) Google Analytics
5 20 (1.82%) SaaS
6 18 (1.64%) Serverless
7 17 (1.55%) PaaS
8 15 (1.36%) Office 365
9 10 (0.91%) Google Tag Manager
10 9 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.73%) IaaS
11 8 (0.73%) Trello
12 7 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.55%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
14 5 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.45%) Force.com
14 5 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.73%) Internet
2 18 (1.64%) Intranet
3 11 (1.00%) FTP
4 8 (0.73%) HTTP
5 7 (0.64%) Skype
6 6 (0.55%) Firewall
7 5 (0.45%) SMS
8 4 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.27%) DNS
9 3 (0.27%) SSL
10 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.18%) SMTP
10 2 (0.18%) SSH
11 1 (0.091%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.091%) Extranet
11 1 (0.091%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 137 (12.47%) MySQL
3 76 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 67 (6.10%) MongoDB
5 33 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (2.64%) Big Data
7 29 (2.64%) NoSQL
8 27 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.27%) Redis
13 13 (1.18%) DB2
14 12 (1.09%) Sybase IQ
15 10 (0.91%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 286 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 79 (7.19%) Jenkins
3 71 (6.46%) JIRA
4 68 (6.19%) Visual Studio
5 66 (6.01%) Subversion
6 56 (5.10%) NUnit
7 55 (5.00%) Grunt
7 55 (5.00%) Selenium
8 54 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (4.55%) Maven
9 50 (4.55%) Mockito
10 49 (4.46%) Jasmine
11 42 (3.82%) Moq
11 42 (3.82%) MSTest
12 41 (3.73%) JUnit
13 38 (3.46%) gulp
14 36 (3.28%) TeamCity
15 30 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (2.55%) Karma Test Runner
17 26 (2.37%) Ant
General
1 238 (21.66%) Finance
2 81 (7.37%) Marketing
3 70 (6.37%) Banking
4 48 (4.37%) Retail
5 33 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.46%) Front Office
7 19 (1.73%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.27%) Law
9 13 (1.18%) Advertising
9 13 (1.18%) Publishing
10 12 (1.09%) Back Office
11 11 (1.00%) Multimedia
12 10 (0.91%) Games
13 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.36%) Legal
15 3 (0.27%) Electronics
15 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.27%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.091%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 971 (88.35%) Developer
2 205 (18.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 155 (14.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 152 (13.83%) .NET Developer
5 121 (11.01%) C# Developer
6 114 (10.37%) Java Developer
7 103 (9.37%) HTML Developer
8 102 (9.28%) Angular Developer
9 98 (8.92%) Senior Developer
10 83 (7.55%) UI Developer
11 82 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
12 75 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 73 (6.64%) HTML CSS Developer
14 72 (6.55%) React Developer
15 63 (5.73%) Web Developer
16 54 (4.91%) PHP Developer
17 47 (4.28%) Drupal Developer
18 45 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
19 42 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 42 (3.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 820 (74.61%) HTML
2 786 (71.52%) CSS
3 450 (40.95%) AngularJS
4 440 (40.04%) HTML5
5 329 (29.94%) .NET
6 320 (29.12%) CSS3
7 196 (17.83%) ASP.NET
8 194 (17.65%) React
9 192 (17.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 167 (15.20%) Sass
11 165 (15.01%) Web Services
12 164 (14.92%) Ajax
13 158 (14.38%) Node.js
14 149 (13.56%) JSON
15 124 (11.28%) REST
16 111 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 111 (10.10%) RESTful
17 105 (9.55%) Spring
18 103 (9.37%) XML
19 94 (8.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.37%) User Experience
2 92 (8.37%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (5.64%) Fintech
4 56 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (4.37%) Mobile App
6 34 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.82%) W3C
9 19 (1.73%) Fixed Income
10 15 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.36%) Social Media
11 13 (1.18%) Virtual Team
12 10 (0.91%) e-Learning
13 7 (0.64%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.64%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.64%) NHS
13 7 (0.64%) Video on Demand
13 7 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
14 6 (0.55%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 106 (9.65%) Linux
2 60 (5.46%) Windows
3 52 (4.73%) Unix
4 30 (2.73%) Android
5 28 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.36%) Nucleus RTOS
8 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.091%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (26.93%) MVC
3 262 (23.84%) Front End Development
4 227 (20.66%) Web Development
5 207 (18.84%) TDD
6 163 (14.83%) OO
7 148 (13.47%) Scrum
8 123 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
9 115 (10.46%) E-Commerce
10 113 (10.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 104 (9.46%) BDD
12 88 (8.01%) Test Automation
13 63 (5.73%) OOP
14 62 (5.64%) DevOps
15 59 (5.37%) Analytics
16 57 (5.19%) Unit Testing
17 54 (4.91%) SDLC
18 48 (4.37%) Microservices
19 44 (4.00%) SOA
19 44 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 897 (81.62%) JavaScript
2 294 (26.75%) Java
3 290 (26.39%) C#
4 257 (23.38%) SQL
5 152 (13.83%) PHP
6 79 (7.19%) Python
7 64 (5.82%) TypeScript
8 60 (5.46%) T-SQL
9 42 (3.82%) PL/SQL
10 33 (3.00%) ES6
10 33 (3.00%) Scala
11 30 (2.73%) Ruby
12 27 (2.46%) C++
13 21 (1.91%) C
14 16 (1.46%) Apex Code
15 15 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.09%) Groovy
16 12 (1.09%) Perl
16 12 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.09%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 49 (4.46%) Degree
2 22 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.55%) MCP
5 6 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.36%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.36%) MCPD
8 2 (0.18%) MCSD
8 2 (0.18%) MCTS
9 1 (0.091%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.091%) CISSP
9 1 (0.091%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.091%) MCAD
9 1 (0.091%) MCITP
9 1 (0.091%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.28%) QA
2 24 (2.18%) WCAG
3 9 (0.82%) MiFID
4 7 (0.64%) SLA
5 3 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.091%) HL7
7 1 (0.091%) WAI
System Software
1 64 (5.82%) Docker
2 6 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.55%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.091%) HDFS
3 1 (0.091%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.091%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (2.73%) Puppet
2 16 (1.46%) Ansible
2 16 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.91%) Kibana
5 6 (0.55%) logstash
5 6 (0.55%) Mesos
6 5 (0.45%) Terraform
7 3 (0.27%) Matomo
8 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.091%) Nagios
9 1 (0.091%) Salt
9 1 (0.091%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 122 (11.10%) Microsoft
2 91 (8.28%) Oracle
3 77 (7.01%) Adobe
4 37 (3.37%) Google
5 32 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (2.73%) Sitecore
7 19 (1.73%) Zend
8 15 (1.36%) hybris
8 15 (1.36%) Sybase
9 14 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 13 (1.18%) Splunk
11 9 (0.82%) IBM
12 8 (0.73%) VMware
13 7 (0.64%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.55%) DevExpress
14 6 (0.55%) Optimizely
14 6 (0.55%) Siebel
15 5 (0.45%) Apigee
16 4 (0.36%) MuleSoft
16 4 (0.36%) WooCommerce