The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for jQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 14 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.90% - 5.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.13% - 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Median daily rate £300 - £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -59.21% +32.45%  

jQuery is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 36 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 30.39% 21.43% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 32
Median daily rate £310 £538 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.32% -12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Luton

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Luton

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Luton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Luton region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) LESS
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (50.00%) SAX
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Animation
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Dojo

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Producer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JSP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Dojo
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) LESS
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) SAX
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL