Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 130 95
Rank change year-on-year -41 -35 -27
Contract jobs citing jQuery 681 1,054 1,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.66% 2.27% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 6.00% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 816 877
London median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £308
90th Percentile £576 £588 £575
England median daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +5.59% +7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
London median hourly rate £145.50 £100.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.78% +528.13% -19.60%
10th Percentile £145.25 £62.63 £14.65
90th Percentile £145.75 £100.75 £84.90
England median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -23.53% +51.79% -30.00%

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 15,203 17,565 15,058
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.97% 37.78% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,370 13,373 11,202
London median daily rate £525 £513 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +4.06% +5.91%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £338
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 120 98
London median hourly rate £44.96 £43.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.95% +11.61% +33.62%
10th Percentile £22.25 £18.55 £18.40
90th Percentile £85.75 £70.81 £54.38
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.52 £40.50
% change year-on-year +5.99% +2.51% +8.00%

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 20 July 2019.

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
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 20 July 2019. 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 -28 150 £475 - 57
South London +7 31 £375 - 5
West London -4 31 £500 +8.11% 29
East London -11 7 £413 -17.50% 21
North London -2 4 £400 +6.31% 3
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 604 (88.69%) JavaScript
2 542 (79.59%) CSS
3 527 (77.39%) HTML
4 345 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
5 253 (37.15%) AngularJS
6 239 (35.10%) HTML5
7 196 (28.78%) C#
7 196 (28.78%) .NET
8 185 (27.17%) Git (software)
9 176 (25.84%) Front End Development
10 174 (25.55%) MVC
11 158 (23.20%) TDD
12 157 (23.05%) SQL
13 155 (22.76%) Java
14 148 (21.73%) React
14 148 (21.73%) CSS3
15 144 (21.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 140 (20.56%) Finance
17 139 (20.41%) Scrum
18 133 (19.53%) ASP.NET
19 130 (19.09%) Web Development
20 126 (18.50%) SQL Server
20 126 (18.50%) Sass
21 122 (17.91%) MySQL
22 115 (16.89%) Ajax
22 115 (16.89%) DevOps
23 110 (16.15%) JSON
24 105 (15.42%) Node.js
25 101 (14.83%) PHP
26 98 (14.39%) Responsive Web Design

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 75 (11.01%) CMS
2 71 (10.43%) Apache
3 53 (7.78%) WordPress
4 39 (5.73%) Confluence
4 39 (5.73%) SharePoint
5 34 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 29 (4.26%) Drupal
8 22 (3.23%) Tomcat
9 17 (2.50%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.20%) IIS
11 13 (1.91%) JBoss
11 13 (1.91%) Umbraco
12 8 (1.17%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.88%) nginx
14 6 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.73%) Moodle
16 4 (0.59%) Jetty
16 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (3.08%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.32%) Sketch
6 6 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.59%) InVision
8 3 (0.44%) UXPin
9 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 14 (2.06%) Magento
2 7 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.29%) Shopify
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) Endur
7 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 91 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (5.58%) GitHub
4 37 (5.43%) npm
5 36 (5.29%) Adobe Analytics
6 33 (4.85%) Google Analytics
7 25 (3.67%) Serverless
8 23 (3.38%) Amazon SQS
8 23 (3.38%) AWS Lambda
9 21 (3.08%) Office 365
10 17 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (2.50%) Amazon S3
11 14 (2.06%) Amazon ECS
12 13 (1.91%) SaaS
13 10 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (1.47%) Google Tag Manager
14 9 (1.32%) PaaS
15 7 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (0.88%) IaaS
16 6 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.91%) HTTP
2 8 (1.17%) Internet
3 5 (0.73%) Intranet
3 5 (0.73%) SSH
4 2 (0.29%) FTP
4 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.15%) Firewall
5 1 (0.15%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.15%) SNMP
5 1 (0.15%) SSL
5 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 122 (17.91%) MySQL
3 44 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 40 (5.87%) MongoDB
5 27 (3.96%) NoSQL
6 24 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
8 17 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.35%) RDBMS
10 14 (2.06%) Redis
10 14 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.91%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.88%) Amazon Athena
15 5 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.73%) Big Data
15 5 (0.73%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.59%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 185 (27.17%) Git (software)
2 91 (13.36%) Jenkins
3 72 (10.57%) JIRA
4 68 (9.99%) gulp
5 48 (7.05%) Visual Studio
6 47 (6.90%) Selenium
6 47 (6.90%) Subversion
7 44 (6.46%) JUnit
8 37 (5.43%) Grunt
9 35 (5.14%) Mockito
10 34 (4.99%) Cucumber
11 29 (4.26%) TeamCity
12 26 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (3.82%) Vagrant
12 26 (3.82%) Visual Studio Team System
12 26 (3.82%) webpack
13 25 (3.67%) Maven
14 24 (3.52%) Bitbucket
15 23 (3.38%) Jasmine
15 23 (3.38%) Mercurial
General
1 140 (20.56%) Finance
2 92 (13.51%) Marketing
3 38 (5.58%) Banking
4 23 (3.38%) Retail
5 15 (2.20%) Advertising
6 13 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.62%) French Language
8 9 (1.32%) Publishing
9 8 (1.17%) Legal
10 7 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.88%) Law
12 4 (0.59%) Front Office
12 4 (0.59%) German Language
12 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.29%) Automotive
13 2 (0.29%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 566 (83.11%) Developer
2 130 (19.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 87 (12.78%) .NET Developer
4 63 (9.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 60 (8.81%) C# Developer
6 57 (8.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 55 (8.08%) Java Developer
8 54 (7.93%) Senior Developer
9 44 (6.46%) React Developer
10 40 (5.87%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (4.85%) UI Developer
12 31 (4.55%) PHP Developer
13 30 (4.41%) Angular Developer
14 26 (3.82%) Web Developer
15 24 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (3.52%) Software Developer
16 21 (3.08%) HTML Developer
17 17 (2.50%) WordPress Developer
18 16 (2.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 16 (2.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (79.59%) CSS
2 527 (77.39%) HTML
3 253 (37.15%) AngularJS
4 239 (35.10%) HTML5
5 196 (28.78%) .NET
6 148 (21.73%) CSS3
6 148 (21.73%) React
7 144 (21.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 133 (19.53%) ASP.NET
9 126 (18.50%) Sass
10 115 (16.89%) Ajax
11 110 (16.15%) JSON
12 105 (15.42%) Node.js
13 77 (11.31%) REST
14 70 (10.28%) .NET Framework
15 69 (10.13%) Web Services
16 64 (9.40%) Vue.js
17 62 (9.10%) ASP.NET Web API
18 61 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
18 61 (8.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (14.24%) User Experience
2 41 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.26%) Social Media
5 21 (3.08%) W3C
6 20 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.64%) Virtual Team
8 14 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (1.91%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.03%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.88%) Equities
12 4 (0.59%) Derivative
12 4 (0.59%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.44%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.29%) Clustering
14 2 (0.29%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.29%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.29%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 84 (12.33%) Linux
2 36 (5.29%) Windows
3 18 (2.64%) Ubuntu
4 16 (2.35%) Unix
5 13 (1.91%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.76%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.17%) VMS
8 7 (1.03%) Android
8 7 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.88%) Debian
10 5 (0.73%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.59%) CentOS
12 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.29%) Solaris
14 1 (0.15%) Tizen
14 1 (0.15%) webOS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (25.84%) Front End Development
3 174 (25.55%) MVC
4 158 (23.20%) TDD
5 139 (20.41%) Scrum
6 130 (19.09%) Web Development
7 115 (16.89%) DevOps
8 98 (14.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 81 (11.89%) Analytics
10 71 (10.43%) BDD
11 69 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (9.54%) OO
13 62 (9.10%) Test Automation
14 52 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (7.05%) SDLC
15 48 (7.05%) Web Design
16 47 (6.90%) Microservices
17 45 (6.61%) Unit Testing
18 41 (6.02%) Mentoring
19 40 (5.87%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 604 (88.69%) JavaScript
2 196 (28.78%) C#
3 157 (23.05%) SQL
4 155 (22.76%) Java
5 101 (14.83%) PHP
6 52 (7.64%) Ruby
7 50 (7.34%) T-SQL
8 43 (6.31%) TypeScript
9 37 (5.43%) Python
10 32 (4.70%) Java 8
11 28 (4.11%) ES6
12 20 (2.94%) Apex Code
12 20 (2.94%) PHP 7
13 19 (2.79%) C++
14 18 (2.64%) SOQL
15 15 (2.20%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.91%) SOSL
17 12 (1.76%) Perl
18 10 (1.47%) Bash Shell
19 8 (1.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.64%) Degree
4 13 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (1.62%) DBS Check
6 6 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.15%) MBA
8 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.57%) QA
2 14 (2.06%) WCAG
3 7 (1.03%) GxP
4 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.59%) ISO 15022
4 4 (0.59%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.29%) GDPR
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (13.07%) Docker
2 7 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.15%) KVM
3 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.47%) Ansible
3 6 (0.88%) Puppet
3 6 (0.88%) Terraform
4 4 (0.59%) Kibana
4 4 (0.59%) Salt
5 2 (0.29%) Grafana
5 2 (0.29%) logstash
5 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.15%) Consul
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.15%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 73 (10.72%) Microsoft
2 68 (9.99%) Adobe
3 54 (7.93%) Oracle
4 44 (6.46%) Google
5 26 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (3.08%) MuleSoft
7 12 (1.76%) Tealium
8 10 (1.47%) Informatica
8 10 (1.47%) Optimizely
8 10 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.32%) IBM
9 9 (1.32%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.17%) Ensighten
10 8 (1.17%) HubSpot
11 7 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.03%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.88%) Perforce
13 5 (0.73%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.73%) Sybase
14 4 (0.59%) Tableau