Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 37 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -31
Contract jobs citing jQuery 15 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.05% 3.37% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 11.49% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 3
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £291 £265
90th Percentile £406 £435 £375
North West median daily rate £338 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -10.00% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 165 174 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 33.60% 29.34% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 111 91
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £311 £291 £275
90th Percentile £533 £500 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £389
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.32% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 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

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 6 months to 20 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
Liverpool -5 11 £325 -13.33% 11
Southport +4 2 £363 +3.57%
jQuery
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Drupal
5 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
6 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (40.00%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) PHP
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) MySQL
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (20.00%) Web Development
9 3 (20.00%) Sass
9 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (20.00%) Grunt
9 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (20.00%) HTML5
10 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
10 2 (13.33%) NoSQL

jQuery
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 7 (46.67%) Drupal
2 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Grunt
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Magento Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (13.33%) Autofac
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (13.33%) REST
6 2 (13.33%) SAML
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) API Development
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) OOD
6 2 (13.33%) OWASP
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle