Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 90 67
Rank change year-on-year -38 -23 -16
Contract jobs citing jQuery 994 1,177 1,477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.15% 2.91% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.94% 8.31% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 900 1,134
London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £272
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
London median hourly rate £69.90 £36.75 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.19% -20.97% +106.67%
10th Percentile £29.29 £19.08 £28.38
90th Percentile £100.75 £99.70 £60.00
England median hourly rate £39.65 £16.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +147.78% -56.76% +42.31%

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 16,738 14,167 14,325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.26% 35.05% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,848 10,600 10,744
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +6.32%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £631
England median daily rate £475 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +7.34% +4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 89 72
London median hourly rate £41.41 £45.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.98% +14.65% +38.94%
10th Percentile £20.83 £20.16 £18.84
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.50 £59.75
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +0.61% +5.16% +10.71%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -68 198 £475 +8.57% 94
West London -19 64 £429 +0.88% 79
South London -41 34 £425 +30.77% 16
East London +6 23 £500 +12.04% 22
North London -12 4 £488 +27.45% 9
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 792 (79.68%) JavaScript
2 737 (74.14%) HTML
3 690 (69.42%) CSS
4 483 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
5 473 (47.59%) AngularJS
6 391 (39.34%) HTML5
7 303 (30.48%) MVC
8 300 (30.18%) .NET
9 278 (27.97%) CSS3
10 270 (27.16%) C#
11 256 (25.75%) Git (software)
12 239 (24.04%) TDD
13 232 (23.34%) SQL
14 220 (22.13%) React
15 212 (21.33%) Java
16 208 (20.93%) Front End Development
17 199 (20.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 199 (20.02%) Web Development
18 183 (18.41%) ASP.NET
19 180 (18.11%) SQL Server
20 179 (18.01%) Node.js
21 172 (17.30%) Finance
22 155 (15.59%) OO
23 135 (13.58%) Sass
24 129 (12.98%) Scrum
24 129 (12.98%) JSON
24 129 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
25 122 (12.27%) BDD
26 117 (11.77%) Ajax
27 115 (11.57%) 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 78 (7.85%) CMS
2 37 (3.72%) WordPress
3 36 (3.62%) Drupal
4 28 (2.82%) Apache
5 26 (2.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 26 (2.62%) Confluence
6 24 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (2.31%) SharePoint
8 21 (2.11%) Umbraco
9 19 (1.91%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 17 (1.71%) JBoss
12 15 (1.51%) IIS
13 13 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (1.11%) Apache Spark
14 11 (1.11%) Jetty
15 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.80%) EPiServer
17 7 (0.70%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 37 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.50%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.20%) GIMP
7 2 (0.20%) InDesign
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (1.31%) Magento
2 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Endur
4 2 (0.20%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.10%) Shopify
5 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 110 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (4.33%) GitHub
4 38 (3.82%) npm
5 35 (3.52%) Serverless
6 19 (1.91%) Google Analytics
7 16 (1.61%) Amazon S3
8 15 (1.51%) SaaS
9 14 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
9 14 (1.41%) Office 365
10 10 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (1.01%) Google Tag Manager
11 8 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.70%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.70%) PaaS
13 6 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.60%) Route 53
14 5 (0.50%) Yarn
15 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.21%) Internet
2 10 (1.01%) HTTP
3 8 (0.80%) Intranet
4 6 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.50%) FTP
6 3 (0.30%) DNS
6 3 (0.30%) Firewall
6 3 (0.30%) SMS
6 3 (0.30%) SSH
7 2 (0.20%) Broadband
7 2 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.20%) Junos
7 2 (0.20%) Skype
7 2 (0.20%) SSL
8 1 (0.10%) DHCP
8 1 (0.10%) LAN
8 1 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (18.11%) SQL Server
2 100 (10.06%) MySQL
3 65 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
4 57 (5.73%) Relational Database
5 52 (5.23%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 32 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (2.11%) Big Data
11 18 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (1.71%) DB2
13 14 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (1.41%) Sybase IQ
14 12 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.11%) Redis
16 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 9 (0.91%) Blockchain
17 9 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 256 (25.75%) Git (software)
2 91 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 77 (7.75%) Selenium
4 68 (6.84%) Grunt
5 64 (6.44%) JIRA
6 63 (6.34%) Visual Studio
7 62 (6.24%) gulp
8 60 (6.04%) NUnit
9 59 (5.94%) Subversion
10 55 (5.53%) webpack
11 54 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 48 (4.83%) Jasmine
13 39 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
14 37 (3.72%) Cucumber
15 35 (3.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 34 (3.42%) TeamCity
17 31 (3.12%) Maven
18 29 (2.92%) JUnit
19 28 (2.82%) Mocha
19 28 (2.82%) Moq
General
1 172 (17.30%) Finance
2 69 (6.94%) Banking
3 67 (6.74%) Retail
4 44 (4.43%) Marketing
5 31 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.81%) Front Office
8 13 (1.31%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.21%) Publishing
10 11 (1.11%) Back Office
11 10 (1.01%) Legal
12 7 (0.70%) Advertising
13 6 (0.60%) Games
13 6 (0.60%) Law
14 5 (0.50%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.20%) French Language
16 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.10%) Digital Economy
17 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 855 (86.02%) Developer
2 188 (18.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 156 (15.69%) .NET Developer
3 156 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 112 (11.27%) C# Developer
5 99 (9.96%) Angular Developer
6 97 (9.76%) HTML Developer
7 94 (9.46%) Senior Developer
8 83 (8.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 80 (8.05%) Java Developer
10 75 (7.55%) React Developer
11 71 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
12 69 (6.94%) UI Developer
13 65 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
14 62 (6.24%) Web Developer
15 42 (4.23%) Node.js Developer
15 42 (4.23%) PHP Developer
16 39 (3.92%) Python Developer
17 36 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
17 36 (3.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 737 (74.14%) HTML
2 690 (69.42%) CSS
3 473 (47.59%) AngularJS
4 391 (39.34%) HTML5
5 300 (30.18%) .NET
6 278 (27.97%) CSS3
7 220 (22.13%) React
8 199 (20.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 183 (18.41%) ASP.NET
10 179 (18.01%) Node.js
11 135 (13.58%) Sass
12 129 (12.98%) JSON
13 117 (11.77%) Ajax
14 113 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 112 (11.27%) .NET Framework
16 110 (11.07%) Web Services
17 105 (10.56%) REST
18 90 (9.05%) RESTful
19 86 (8.65%) XML
20 83 (8.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.46%) Greenfield Project
1 104 (10.46%) User Experience
2 57 (5.73%) Fintech
3 39 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.91%) W3C
8 16 (1.61%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.31%) e-Learning
9 13 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.01%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.01%) Social Media
12 8 (0.80%) Equities
12 8 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
13 7 (0.70%) Video on Demand
14 6 (0.60%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.60%) Derivative
14 6 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 97 (9.76%) Linux
2 55 (5.53%) Windows
3 46 (4.63%) Android
4 39 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.72%) Unix
6 8 (0.80%) Nucleus RTOS
6 8 (0.80%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.40%) CentOS
10 3 (0.30%) Debian
11 2 (0.20%) VMS
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.10%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.10%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (30.48%) MVC
3 239 (24.04%) TDD
4 208 (20.93%) Front End Development
5 199 (20.02%) Web Development
6 155 (15.59%) OO
7 129 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
7 129 (12.98%) Scrum
8 122 (12.27%) BDD
9 115 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 111 (11.17%) Test Automation
11 109 (10.97%) E-Commerce
12 101 (10.16%) Unit Testing
13 85 (8.55%) Microservices
14 82 (8.25%) DevOps
15 67 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
16 56 (5.63%) Analytics
17 53 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
18 51 (5.13%) SDLC
19 45 (4.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 792 (79.68%) JavaScript
2 270 (27.16%) C#
3 232 (23.34%) SQL
4 212 (21.33%) Java
5 101 (10.16%) PHP
6 66 (6.64%) Python
7 57 (5.73%) T-SQL
8 53 (5.33%) TypeScript
9 46 (4.63%) Ruby
10 44 (4.43%) ES6
11 39 (3.92%) Scala
12 32 (3.22%) C++
13 31 (3.12%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.31%) C
14 23 (2.31%) Java 8
15 20 (2.01%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.31%) Apex Code
17 12 (1.21%) Haskell
18 11 (1.11%) Apple Swift
18 11 (1.11%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 39 (3.92%) Degree
2 19 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.40%) MCPD
7 3 (0.30%) MCP
7 3 (0.30%) MCSD
8 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.20%) MCAD
8 2 (0.20%) MCTS
9 1 (0.10%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.93%) QA
2 16 (1.61%) WCAG
3 11 (1.11%) MiFID
4 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.30%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 68 (6.84%) Docker
2 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.60%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.20%) etcd
4 2 (0.20%) flannel
4 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.10%) HDFS
5 1 (0.10%) KVM
5 1 (0.10%) QEMU
5 1 (0.10%) Varnish
5 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (4.73%) Puppet
2 21 (2.11%) Ansible
3 17 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.51%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.70%) logstash
7 6 (0.60%) Kibana
8 5 (0.50%) Mesos
9 4 (0.40%) Salt
9 4 (0.40%) Terraform
10 2 (0.20%) Nagios
10 2 (0.20%) rkt
11 1 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.10%) Matomo
11 1 (0.10%) PingFederate
11 1 (0.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 94 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 62 (6.24%) Oracle
3 49 (4.93%) Adobe
4 34 (3.42%) Google
5 27 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (2.31%) Sybase
7 22 (2.21%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.91%) Sitecore
9 18 (1.81%) Zend
10 16 (1.61%) Splunk
11 11 (1.11%) hybris
12 9 (0.91%) Siebel
13 7 (0.70%) IBM
13 7 (0.70%) Telerik
14 6 (0.60%) Apigee
14 6 (0.60%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.50%) Apple
15 5 (0.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 5 (0.50%) Demandware
15 5 (0.50%) Fidessa