Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 96 62
Rank change year-on-year -29 -34 -10
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1,043 1,193 1,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.26% 2.65% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 7.17% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 897 1,338
London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £294
90th Percentile £588 £575 £577
England median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
London median hourly rate £100.50 £22.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +351.69% -55.50% +25.79%
10th Percentile £100.25 £14.43 £35.78
90th Percentile £100.75 £39.18 £66.42
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.55% -31.76% +48.14%

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 18,175 16,634 15,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.35% 36.98% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,657 12,622 11,565
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £375 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 90 68
London median hourly rate £43.50 £30.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.21% -28.53% +23.19%
10th Percentile £19.42 £18.45 £19.00
90th Percentile £72.41 £50.00 £82.93
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +1.24%

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 17 October 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
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 17 October 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 -28 231 £475 +5.56% 118
West London -30 41 £469 +25.00% 57
South London -22 33 £375 -21.05% 15
East London -12 22 £425 -10.53% 23
North London -1 6 £376 +7.50% 5
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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.

1 877 (84.08%) JavaScript
2 783 (75.07%) HTML
3 702 (67.31%) CSS
4 475 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
5 443 (42.47%) AngularJS
6 410 (39.31%) HTML5
7 315 (30.20%) MVC
8 288 (27.61%) .NET
9 278 (26.65%) C#
10 270 (25.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 254 (24.35%) Git (software)
12 247 (23.68%) CSS3
13 243 (23.30%) Front End Development
14 231 (22.15%) TDD
15 193 (18.50%) SQL
16 192 (18.41%) OO
17 188 (18.02%) React
18 184 (17.64%) Ajax
19 183 (17.55%) Java
19 183 (17.55%) Finance
20 181 (17.35%) ASP.NET
21 176 (16.87%) Node.js
22 173 (16.59%) SQL Server
23 166 (15.92%) PHP
24 157 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
25 149 (14.29%) Web Development
26 147 (14.09%) Sass
27 143 (13.71%) Scrum
28 137 (13.14%) JSON
29 135 (12.94%) Web Services

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 65 (6.23%) Drupal
2 60 (5.75%) CMS
3 55 (5.27%) WordPress
4 45 (4.31%) Apache
5 42 (4.03%) IIS
6 39 (3.74%) SharePoint
7 26 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 20 (1.92%) Confluence
9 20 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (1.92%) Umbraco
10 16 (1.53%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.44%) JBoss
12 10 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.58%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.58%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.48%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 59 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 21 (2.01%) Fireworks
3 19 (1.82%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.38%) InDesign
7 1 (0.096%) Blender
7 1 (0.096%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.096%) GIMP
7 1 (0.096%) Maya
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.096%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.58%) Magento
3 4 (0.38%) Endur
4 3 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.29%) Shopify
5 1 (0.096%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.096%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.096%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 157 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (5.85%) Serverless
4 38 (3.64%) GitHub
5 21 (2.01%) npm
6 19 (1.82%) SaaS
7 18 (1.73%) Office 365
7 18 (1.73%) PaaS
8 15 (1.44%) Azure Functions
9 14 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 14 (1.34%) Google Tag Manager
10 12 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.96%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.96%) IaaS
12 9 (0.86%) BrowserStack
12 9 (0.86%) Sauce Labs
13 8 (0.77%) Trello
14 7 (0.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.51%) HTTP
2 22 (2.11%) Internet
3 16 (1.53%) HTTPS
3 16 (1.53%) Intranet
4 6 (0.58%) SMS
5 5 (0.48%) Firewall
5 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.38%) BIG-IP
6 4 (0.38%) FTP
6 4 (0.38%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.38%) SMTP
6 4 (0.38%) SSH
7 3 (0.29%) SSL
8 2 (0.19%) Extranet
9 1 (0.096%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 108 (10.35%) MySQL
3 41 (3.93%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.84%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 33 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (2.21%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.15%) Big Data
10 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (0.86%) Power BI
12 8 (0.77%) Endeca
13 7 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.58%) Redis
15 5 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.38%) JasperReports
16 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 254 (24.35%) Git (software)
2 90 (8.63%) gulp
3 86 (8.25%) Jenkins
4 66 (6.33%) Selenium
4 66 (6.33%) Visual Studio
5 62 (5.94%) JIRA
6 55 (5.27%) Jasmine
7 52 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 42 (4.03%) Cucumber
9 41 (3.93%) Subversion
10 38 (3.64%) TeamCity
11 37 (3.55%) webpack
12 33 (3.16%) Grunt
12 33 (3.16%) Maven
13 32 (3.07%) NUnit
14 29 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
15 25 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
16 23 (2.21%) Bitbucket
17 20 (1.92%) JUnit
17 20 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 183 (17.55%) Finance
2 88 (8.44%) Banking
3 73 (7.00%) Retail
4 37 (3.55%) Investment Banking
5 25 (2.40%) Legal
6 22 (2.11%) Games
7 21 (2.01%) Marketing
8 18 (1.73%) Back Office
9 9 (0.86%) Advertising
9 9 (0.86%) Front Office
10 8 (0.77%) Publishing
11 7 (0.67%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.48%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.38%) Electronics
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Law
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 893 (85.62%) Developer
2 230 (22.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 168 (16.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 141 (13.52%) .NET Developer
5 108 (10.35%) C# Developer
6 98 (9.40%) Full Stack Developer
7 84 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 83 (7.96%) Angular Developer
9 64 (6.14%) Java Developer
10 63 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 61 (5.85%) HTML Developer
11 61 (5.85%) PHP Developer
11 61 (5.85%) React Developer
12 56 (5.37%) Web Developer
13 48 (4.60%) HTML CSS Developer
14 47 (4.51%) Drupal Developer
15 42 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
16 41 (3.93%) UI Developer
17 37 (3.55%) Node.js Developer
18 36 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 783 (75.07%) HTML
2 702 (67.31%) CSS
3 443 (42.47%) AngularJS
4 410 (39.31%) HTML5
5 288 (27.61%) .NET
6 270 (25.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 247 (23.68%) CSS3
8 188 (18.02%) React
9 184 (17.64%) Ajax
10 181 (17.35%) ASP.NET
11 176 (16.87%) Node.js
12 147 (14.09%) Sass
13 137 (13.14%) JSON
14 135 (12.94%) Web Services
15 110 (10.55%) REST
16 101 (9.68%) Redux
17 97 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
18 95 (9.11%) .NET Framework
19 90 (8.63%) XML
20 86 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 125 (11.98%) User Experience
2 70 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
3 52 (4.99%) Fintech
4 41 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (3.16%) W3C
6 32 (3.07%) Data Structures
7 24 (2.30%) Algorithms
7 24 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.63%) Equities
10 14 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
11 12 (1.15%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (0.86%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.77%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.77%) Video on Demand
15 7 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 73 (7.00%) Linux
2 50 (4.79%) Windows
3 25 (2.40%) Android
4 24 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.01%) Unix
6 20 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.58%) VMS
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (30.20%) MVC
3 243 (23.30%) Front End Development
4 231 (22.15%) TDD
5 192 (18.41%) OO
6 149 (14.29%) Web Development
7 143 (13.71%) Scrum
8 120 (11.51%) BDD
9 101 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 95 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
11 91 (8.72%) Test Automation
12 87 (8.34%) Unit Testing
13 77 (7.38%) DevOps
14 70 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
14 70 (6.71%) Responsive Web Design
15 62 (5.94%) Software Engineering
16 58 (5.56%) OOP
17 57 (5.47%) Microservices
18 53 (5.08%) SDLC
19 51 (4.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 877 (84.08%) JavaScript
2 278 (26.65%) C#
3 193 (18.50%) SQL
4 183 (17.55%) Java
5 166 (15.92%) PHP
6 67 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 59 (5.66%) TypeScript
8 40 (3.84%) ES6
9 30 (2.88%) Python
10 29 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 29 (2.78%) Scala
11 28 (2.68%) Ruby
12 20 (1.92%) C++
12 20 (1.92%) Java 8
13 13 (1.25%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.05%) PHP 5
15 10 (0.96%) C
15 10 (0.96%) Perl
16 8 (0.77%) PHP 7
16 8 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (4.51%) Degree
2 26 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.096%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.096%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.00%) QA
2 11 (1.05%) GDPR
3 9 (0.86%) MiFID
3 9 (0.86%) WCAG
4 7 (0.67%) SLA
5 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.29%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.29%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.19%) PMO
7 1 (0.096%) WAI
System Software
1 66 (6.33%) Docker
2 5 (0.48%) KVM
2 5 (0.48%) LXC
3 2 (0.19%) etcd
3 2 (0.19%) flannel
3 2 (0.19%) Varnish
4 1 (0.096%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (3.55%) Puppet
2 23 (2.21%) Ansible
3 13 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 9 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.58%) Terraform
6 4 (0.38%) Mesos
6 4 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.29%) Kibana
8 2 (0.19%) Grafana
8 2 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.19%) Matomo
8 2 (0.19%) Nagios
8 2 (0.19%) rkt
9 1 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.096%) Marathon
9 1 (0.096%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 82 (7.86%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.37%) Oracle
3 54 (5.18%) Adobe
4 26 (2.49%) hybris
5 21 (2.01%) Google
6 20 (1.92%) Nintex
6 20 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.05%) Demandware
8 9 (0.86%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.86%) Tealium
9 8 (0.77%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 8 (0.77%) Perfecto Mobile
10 7 (0.67%) Splunk
11 6 (0.58%) AppDynamics
11 6 (0.58%) Zend
12 5 (0.48%) Lotus
12 5 (0.48%) Maxymiser
12 5 (0.48%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.48%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.38%) F5