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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
North West / Merseyside
Rank 21 39 37
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 17 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.25% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.28% 2.15% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £290 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.06% +28.88%  
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 £30.60
% change year-on-year -59.21% +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 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 93 93 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 28.70% 27.60% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 78 22
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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

jQuery
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 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Merseyside

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Merseyside

jQuery
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 25 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
Liverpool - 12 £325 - 4
Southport - 4 £200 -
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 10 (37.04%) CSS3
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (29.63%) XML
7 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) Java
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) Spring
9 6 (22.22%) OO
9 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
10 5 (18.52%) EJB 3.0
10 5 (18.52%) Sitecore
10 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
10 5 (18.52%) EJB
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
10 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
11 4 (14.81%) Workflow
11 4 (14.81%) MySQL

jQuery
Top Related 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Drupal
2 3 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) InfoPath
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Extranet
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
1 3 (11.11%) Intranet
1 3 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Grunt
4 2 (7.41%) gulp
5 1 (3.70%) JDeveloper
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
5 2 (7.41%) EPiServer Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Magento Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 8 (29.63%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) Spring
8 5 (18.52%) EJB
8 5 (18.52%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (14.81%) WF
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 3 (11.11%) Laravel
10 3 (11.11%) SOAP
10 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
10 3 (11.11%) Symfony
10 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (11.11%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) Sitecore
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Nintex