Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 48 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -25
Contract jobs citing jQuery 131 129 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.44% 3.60% 3.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.21% 11.79% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 95 102
Manchester median daily rate £336 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £263 £240 £263
90th Percentile £425 £438 £413
North West median daily rate £338 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -10.00% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 - £19.00
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% +31.58% -33.91%

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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1073 1094 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.34% 30.50% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 777 560
Manchester median daily rate £400 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.96% +3.60% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £273
90th Percentile £538 £500 £514
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +18.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 27
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.76% -34.96% +21.74%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.85 £10.90
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.13 £42.20
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 17 November 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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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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Bolton -7 3 £250 -9.09%
Bury +1 2 £313 -10.71%
Stockport -4 2 £325 -21.21% 2
Salford - 1 - - 1
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 107 (81.68%) JavaScript
2 87 (66.41%) CSS
3 80 (61.07%) HTML
4 64 (48.85%) MVC
5 62 (47.33%) .NET
6 57 (43.51%) C#
7 47 (35.88%) AngularJS
8 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (33.59%) HTML5
10 36 (27.48%) CSS3
11 34 (25.95%) Front End Development
12 33 (25.19%) ASP.NET
13 32 (24.43%) SQL Server
14 31 (23.66%) SQL
15 29 (22.14%) TDD
16 25 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (19.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (16.03%) Sass
18 19 (14.50%) User Experience
18 19 (14.50%) Git (software)
18 19 (14.50%) Web Services
19 18 (13.74%) Unit Testing
20 17 (12.98%) Scrum
20 17 (12.98%) Web Development
21 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 14 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
22 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 14 (10.69%) Angular 2
22 14 (10.69%) Greenfield Project
23 13 (9.92%) JSON

jQuery
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 9 (6.87%) CMS
2 7 (5.34%) WordPress
3 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.58%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.29%) Drupal
4 3 (2.29%) nginx
4 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.53%) Apache
5 2 (1.53%) Kentico
5 2 (1.53%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.76%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (0.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
1 1 (0.76%) Intranet
1 1 (0.76%) Skype
1 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.11%) MySQL
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.05%) Big Data
5 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.53%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.87%) gulp
3 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (2.29%) NUnit
5 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.53%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.53%) Gradle
6 2 (1.53%) Grunt
6 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.53%) JIRA
6 2 (1.53%) JProfiler
6 2 (1.53%) JUnit
7 1 (0.76%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.76%) Mocha
7 1 (0.76%) Selenium
7 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (5.34%) Retail
2 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.29%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.53%) Finance
3 2 (1.53%) Legal
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (90.84%) Developer
2 43 (32.82%) .NET Developer
3 31 (23.66%) C# Developer
3 31 (23.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 27 (20.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (17.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 17 (12.98%) Angular Developer
7 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (11.45%) Web Developer
8 12 (9.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (8.40%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (8.40%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.87%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (6.87%) PHP Developer
11 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (5.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (5.34%) SQL Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 5 (3.82%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (66.41%) CSS
2 80 (61.07%) HTML
3 62 (47.33%) .NET
4 47 (35.88%) AngularJS
5 44 (33.59%) HTML5
6 36 (27.48%) CSS3
7 33 (25.19%) ASP.NET
8 25 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (19.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (16.03%) Sass
10 19 (14.50%) Web Services
11 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (10.69%) Angular 2
13 13 (9.92%) JSON
13 13 (9.92%) Spring
14 12 (9.16%) .NET Framework
14 12 (9.16%) Entity Framework
14 12 (9.16%) WPF
15 11 (8.40%) Node.js
15 11 (8.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) User Experience
2 14 (10.69%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.29%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.29%) W3C
5 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.82%) Linux
1 5 (3.82%) Windows
2 4 (3.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (48.85%) MVC
2 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.95%) Front End Development
4 29 (22.14%) TDD
5 18 (13.74%) Unit Testing
6 17 (12.98%) Scrum
6 17 (12.98%) Web Development
7 14 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.16%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.11%) SMACSS
9 8 (6.11%) Web Design
10 7 (5.34%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (5.34%) Progressive Enhancement
10 7 (5.34%) Project Management
10 7 (5.34%) Refactoring
10 7 (5.34%) SOLID
11 6 (4.58%) BDD
11 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 107 (81.68%) JavaScript
2 57 (43.51%) C#
3 31 (23.66%) SQL
4 13 (9.92%) Java
5 12 (9.16%) PHP
6 10 (7.63%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.05%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.29%) Groovy
9 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.29%) XAML
10 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.53%) C
10 2 (1.53%) GraphQL
10 2 (1.53%) Python
10 2 (1.53%) Ruby
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) Sitecore
2 5 (3.82%) Zend
3 3 (2.29%) Adobe
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Capita
4 2 (1.53%) hybris
4 2 (1.53%) Perforce
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) SAP