The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.92% 1.20% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.08% 5.26% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 129 76 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 38.86% 22.89% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 50 31
Median daily rate £388 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Merseyside

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Merseyside over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Merseyside

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Merseyside

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Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 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
Liverpool +7 11 £325 - 10
Southport -2 1 £388 +14.81% 2
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 25 (83.33%) CSS
3 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Drupal
4 12 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 10 (33.33%) MVC
6 9 (30.00%) PHP
6 9 (30.00%) .NET
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (26.67%) Umbraco
8 7 (23.33%) Sitecore
8 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
8 7 (23.33%) C#
8 7 (23.33%) OO
9 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.00%) OOD
9 6 (20.00%) CSS3
10 5 (16.67%) HTML5
10 5 (16.67%) Sass
10 5 (16.67%) Grunt
10 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.67%) CMS
10 5 (16.67%) MySQL
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
11 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
11 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 12 (40.00%) Drupal
2 8 (26.67%) Umbraco
3 5 (16.67%) CMS
3 5 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IIS
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Grunt
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) gulp
3 1 (3.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (26.67%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) CMS Developer
7 2 (6.67%) EPiServer Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Magento Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 25 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) CSS3
6 5 (16.67%) HTML5
6 5 (16.67%) Sass
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Laravel
8 3 (10.00%) Symfony
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.67%) LINQ
9 2 (6.67%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) OOD
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Content Management
8 1 (3.33%) Document Management
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) Web Design
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) PHP
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Sitecore
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
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