The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
North West / Manchester
Rank 27 41 37
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 66 86 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.07% 4.85% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.22% 17.10% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 44
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £418 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -49.34% +24.20%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 464 503 381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 35.66% 28.34% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 327 244
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £15.87 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Manchester

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Manchester

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Manchester

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +4 5 £306 -20.96% 5
Bolton -6 3 £400 +33.33% 2
Altrincham - 1 £350 - 2
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 80 (77.67%) CSS
2 79 (76.70%) HTML
3 76 (73.79%) JavaScript
4 60 (58.25%) .NET
5 59 (57.28%) C#
6 52 (50.49%) MVC
6 52 (50.49%) HTML5
7 51 (49.51%) ASP.NET
8 49 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
10 28 (27.18%) Scrum
11 26 (25.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 25 (24.27%) AngularJS
13 23 (22.33%) CMS
14 22 (21.36%) CSS3
15 20 (19.42%) Data Modelling
16 19 (18.45%) SQL
16 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (18.45%) Umbraco
17 18 (17.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (17.48%) Sass
18 17 (16.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
19 16 (15.53%) PHP
19 16 (15.53%) Web Development
19 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2014
20 15 (14.56%) Ajax
20 15 (14.56%) Java
21 14 (13.59%) OO

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 23 (22.33%) CMS
2 19 (18.45%) Umbraco
3 9 (8.74%) WordPress
4 8 (7.77%) EPiServer
5 7 (6.80%) Drupal
6 2 (1.94%) Apache
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.94%) Confluence
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.97%) JBoss
7 1 (0.97%) nginx
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.94%) InVision
3 1 (0.97%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (7.77%) MySQL
5 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
7 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.80%) gulp
4 6 (5.83%) JIRA
4 6 (5.83%) Selenium
5 5 (4.85%) Grunt
6 3 (2.91%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.91%) JUnit
6 3 (2.91%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.91%) Subversion
6 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.94%) Appium
7 2 (1.94%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.97%) Maven
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
8 1 (0.97%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (4.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Advertising
2 4 (3.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (92.23%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Senior Developer
4 16 (15.53%) Umbraco Developer
5 13 (12.62%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (7.77%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Drupal Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (4.85%) EPiServer Developer
10 5 (4.85%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.88%) HTML Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (77.67%) CSS
2 79 (76.70%) HTML
3 60 (58.25%) .NET
4 52 (50.49%) HTML5
5 51 (49.51%) ASP.NET
6 25 (24.27%) AngularJS
7 22 (21.36%) CSS3
8 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (17.48%) Sass
10 17 (16.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (14.56%) Ajax
12 9 (8.74%) LESS
12 9 (8.74%) Web Services
13 8 (7.77%) React
14 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
15 6 (5.83%) Hibernate
15 6 (5.83%) J2EE
15 6 (5.83%) JSON
15 6 (5.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) User Experience
2 5 (4.85%) Fintech
3 3 (2.91%) iPad
4 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.94%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.97%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.91%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Android
2 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.49%) MVC
2 49 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.18%) Scrum
4 20 (19.42%) Data Modelling
5 16 (15.53%) Web Development
6 14 (13.59%) Front End Development
6 14 (13.59%) OO
7 12 (11.65%) TDD
8 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.83%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (4.85%) Automated Testing
10 5 (4.85%) BDD
10 5 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.88%) Content Management
11 4 (3.88%) OOD
11 4 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (3.88%) SDLC
11 4 (3.88%) Wireframes
12 3 (2.91%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 76 (73.79%) JavaScript
2 59 (57.28%) C#
3 19 (18.45%) SQL
4 16 (15.53%) PHP
5 15 (14.56%) Java
6 5 (4.85%) Python
7 4 (3.88%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.91%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) Ruby
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) Adobe
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) Perforce
3 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.94%) Zend
4 1 (0.97%) IBM
4 1 (0.97%) Sencha
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago