Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 167 138
Rank change year-on-year -79 -29 -42
Contract jobs citing jQuery 175 683 1,021
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.91% 1.69% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 4.56% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 548 828
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £288 £313 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £588
England median daily rate £400 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -5.88% +5.92% +6.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £145.50 £62.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -85.22% +131.87% +292.19%
England median hourly rate £50.50 £60.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -15.83% +44.58% +159.38%

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 7,334 14,976 16,843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.15% 37.07% 36.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,271 11,162 12,856
Median daily rate £530 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £363
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 115
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.18 £43.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.78% +0.60% -0.19%
10th Percentile £24.75 £28.65 £20.97
90th Percentile £65.13 £63.75 £69.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £42.27
% change year-on-year -20.45% +4.11% +3.09%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing jQuery in London.

Daily rate trend for jQuery in London

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing jQuery in London over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for jQuery in London

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing jQuery in London.

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 31 May 2020. 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 +10 39 £440 -7.37% 19
East London +52 7 £425 +3.03% 1
West London +17 4 £415 -17.05% 6
North London +16 3 - - 1
South London +10 1 £280 -25.33% 1
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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.

1 153 (87.43%) JavaScript
2 101 (57.71%) HTML
3 92 (52.57%) CSS
4 70 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 65 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (32.00%) SQL
7 51 (29.14%) React
8 50 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 49 (28.00%) .NET
9 49 (28.00%) HTML5
10 44 (25.14%) C#
11 42 (24.00%) MVC
12 40 (22.86%) Finance
13 39 (22.29%) PHP
13 39 (22.29%) SQL Server
13 39 (22.29%) Node.js
14 37 (21.14%) Front End Development
15 36 (20.57%) Azure
16 35 (20.00%) Java
17 34 (19.43%) MySQL
17 34 (19.43%) CSS3
18 32 (18.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 31 (17.71%) Sass
20 30 (17.14%) DevOps
20 30 (17.14%) Web Development
21 28 (16.00%) OO
22 27 (15.43%) TDD
23 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET
24 25 (14.29%) Vue.js
25 24 (13.71%) Microsoft

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 9 (5.14%) Apache
2 8 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.00%) CMS
4 6 (3.43%) nginx
5 5 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.86%) WordPress
6 4 (2.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (2.29%) Drupal
6 4 (2.29%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.71%) JBoss
8 2 (1.14%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.57%) Confluence
9 1 (0.57%) Kentico
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.57%) Camtasia
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Magento
2 4 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.57%) Azure
2 22 (12.57%) AWS
3 9 (5.14%) GitHub
4 7 (4.00%) npm
5 5 (2.86%) PaaS
6 4 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.29%) Azure Stack
6 4 (2.29%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (2.29%) Serverless
7 3 (1.71%) Azure Functions
7 3 (1.71%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.71%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.71%) SaaS
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.14%) IaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) HTTP
2 5 (2.86%) Firewall
3 3 (1.71%) SSL
4 2 (1.14%) WebEx
5 1 (0.57%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.29%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.43%) MySQL
3 16 (9.14%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 13 (7.43%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 10 (5.71%) Redis
7 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.71%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.71%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.71%) Power BI
10 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.14%) Endeca
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.14%) QlikView
11 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.71%) Bitbucket
3 15 (8.57%) gulp
4 14 (8.00%) Grunt
5 13 (7.43%) JIRA
6 12 (6.86%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.29%) webpack
8 9 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (4.57%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.00%) Selenium
10 7 (4.00%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.86%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (2.29%) Bower
13 4 (2.29%) JUnit
13 4 (2.29%) Maven
13 4 (2.29%) Mocha
13 4 (2.29%) Subversion
13 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (22.86%) Finance
2 18 (10.29%) Banking
3 7 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.86%) Marketing
4 5 (2.86%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.29%) Back Office
6 3 (1.71%) Law
6 3 (1.71%) Retail
6 3 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Local Government
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (88.00%) Developer
2 28 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 24 (13.71%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (9.71%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (8.57%) PHP Developer
8 13 (7.43%) React Developer
9 12 (6.86%) Angular Developer
10 11 (6.29%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.57%) SQL Developer
12 7 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.00%) Salesforce Developer
13 6 (3.43%) Java Developer
14 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.86%) Magento Developer
14 5 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (2.86%) Web Developer
15 4 (2.29%) Lead Developer
15 4 (2.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (57.71%) HTML
2 92 (52.57%) CSS
3 70 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 51 (29.14%) React
5 49 (28.00%) .NET
5 49 (28.00%) HTML5
6 39 (22.29%) Node.js
7 34 (19.43%) CSS3
8 32 (18.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (17.71%) Sass
10 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET
11 25 (14.29%) Vue.js
12 22 (12.57%) JSON
12 22 (12.57%) Web Services
13 19 (10.86%) .NET Framework
13 19 (10.86%) REST
13 19 (10.86%) RESTful
14 17 (9.71%) Redux
15 16 (9.14%) LAMP
16 15 (8.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) User Experience
2 16 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.00%) W3C
4 5 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.29%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.71%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.71%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.14%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.57%) DataPower
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.57%) PKI
8 1 (0.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.57%) Linux
2 6 (3.43%) Android
2 6 (3.43%) Windows
3 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.00%) MVC
3 37 (21.14%) Front End Development
4 30 (17.14%) DevOps
4 30 (17.14%) Web Development
5 28 (16.00%) OO
6 27 (15.43%) TDD
7 23 (13.14%) Scrum
8 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.71%) Microservices
9 17 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (9.14%) Kanban
11 15 (8.57%) Computer Science
11 15 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 13 (7.43%) Test Automation
14 12 (6.86%) Unit Testing
15 11 (6.29%) Fintech
15 11 (6.29%) SOA
16 10 (5.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 153 (87.43%) JavaScript
2 56 (32.00%) SQL
3 44 (25.14%) C#
4 39 (22.29%) PHP
5 35 (20.00%) Java
6 20 (11.43%) ES6
7 18 (10.29%) T-SQL
8 16 (9.14%) Python
9 12 (6.86%) Ruby
10 11 (6.29%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.86%) Apex Code
11 5 (2.86%) Perl
12 4 (2.29%) C
12 4 (2.29%) PHP 7
12 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.71%) C++
13 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.71%) SOQL
13 3 (1.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (10.86%) Degree
2 12 (6.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.71%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) QA
2 3 (1.71%) WCAG
3 2 (1.14%) MiFID
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) LXC
2 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Grafana
1 3 (1.71%) Kibana
2 2 (1.14%) Terraform
3 1 (0.57%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.43%) Oracle
3 9 (5.14%) IBM
4 8 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.43%) Zend
6 5 (2.86%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.71%) Google
7 3 (1.71%) Netezza
7 3 (1.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) New Relic
8 2 (1.14%) Sencha
8 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.14%) Telerik
9 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.57%) F5
9 1 (0.57%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.57%) hybris
9 1 (0.57%) Nintex
9 1 (0.57%) Splunk