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 June 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.

jQuery
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 65 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.67% 3.24% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.51% 13.17% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 28
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £44.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -34.83% +55.10%  

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 419 448 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.12% 24.63% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 311 224
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for jQuery in Manchester

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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 June 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 +12 8 £338 +7.14% 6
Salford - 2 £450 -
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 101 (77.10%) CSS
2 99 (75.57%) JavaScript
3 84 (64.12%) HTML
4 80 (61.07%) .NET
5 76 (58.02%) MVC
6 71 (54.20%) C#
7 68 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (45.80%) ASP.NET
9 58 (44.27%) HTML5
10 38 (29.01%) SQL Server
11 37 (28.24%) Scrum
12 34 (25.95%) Git (software)
13 32 (24.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (23.66%) CSS3
15 30 (22.90%) Sass
15 30 (22.90%) AngularJS
16 28 (21.37%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (19.85%) Unit Testing
17 26 (19.85%) TDD
18 24 (18.32%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (15.27%) Test Automation
20 20 (15.27%) gulp
20 20 (15.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 20 (15.27%) Web Development
20 20 (15.27%) Greenfield Project
21 19 (14.50%) QA
21 19 (14.50%) SQL
21 19 (14.50%) Umbraco
22 18 (13.74%) Front End Development

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Co-occurring 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 19 (14.50%) Umbraco
2 17 (12.98%) CMS
3 10 (7.63%) WordPress
4 8 (6.11%) EPiServer
5 6 (4.58%) Drupal
6 4 (3.05%) Confluence
6 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.53%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.76%) Apache
9 1 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.76%) JBoss
9 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (4.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.53%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.53%) GitHub
3 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (6.87%) MySQL
5 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.53%) Redis
6 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.76%) DB2
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (25.95%) Git (software)
2 24 (18.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (15.27%) gulp
4 10 (7.63%) JIRA
5 8 (6.11%) Selenium
6 7 (5.34%) Grunt
7 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.82%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.05%) NUnit
9 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.29%) Axure RP
10 3 (2.29%) webpack
11 2 (1.53%) Appium
11 2 (1.53%) Bugzilla
11 2 (1.53%) Gatling
11 2 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.53%) Mocha
11 2 (1.53%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.76%) Lombardi
General
1 5 (3.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Automotive
3 2 (1.53%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) Games
3 2 (1.53%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Legal
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (87.79%) Developer
2 43 (32.82%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.21%) C# Developer
4 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (9.16%) Umbraco Developer
7 10 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Drupal Developer
11 6 (4.58%) HTML Developer
12 5 (3.82%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (3.82%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (77.10%) CSS
2 84 (64.12%) HTML
3 80 (61.07%) .NET
4 60 (45.80%) ASP.NET
5 58 (44.27%) HTML5
6 32 (24.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (23.66%) CSS3
8 30 (22.90%) AngularJS
8 30 (22.90%) Sass
9 28 (21.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (15.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (9.92%) .NET Core
12 12 (9.16%) LESS
13 9 (6.87%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.87%) Ajax
13 9 (6.87%) React
13 9 (6.87%) Spring
14 8 (6.11%) Entity Framework
14 8 (6.11%) Node.js
14 8 (6.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.11%) User Experience
3 6 (4.58%) Fintech
4 3 (2.29%) CCTV
4 3 (2.29%) iPad
4 3 (2.29%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Android
1 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.76%) Linux
1 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (58.02%) MVC
2 68 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.24%) Scrum
4 26 (19.85%) TDD
4 26 (19.85%) Unit Testing
5 22 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (15.27%) Test Automation
6 20 (15.27%) Web Development
7 18 (13.74%) Data Modelling
7 18 (13.74%) Front End Development
8 15 (11.45%) Progressive Enhancement
8 15 (11.45%) SMACSS
9 14 (10.69%) Refactoring
10 7 (5.34%) BDD
10 7 (5.34%) OO
11 6 (4.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (4.58%) Kanban
11 6 (4.58%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (4.58%) Project Management
11 6 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 99 (75.57%) JavaScript
2 71 (54.20%) C#
3 19 (14.50%) SQL
4 17 (12.98%) Java
5 16 (12.21%) PHP
6 7 (5.34%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.29%) Python
8 2 (1.53%) ES6
8 2 (1.53%) Groovy
8 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Plesk
Vendors
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.05%) Adobe
3 3 (2.29%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.76%) Google
4 1 (0.76%) IBM
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle
4 1 (0.76%) SAP
4 1 (0.76%) Sencha
4 1 (0.76%) Twitter
4 1 (0.76%) Zend
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