The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 30 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.

jQuery
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 18 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.60% 4.40% 8.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 22.58% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Median daily rate - £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
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 £19.25 £38.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -49.34% +40.74%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 39 31 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 31.20% 19.50% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 27
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £311 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Wireframes
2 6 (85.71%) Prototyping
2 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
2 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Axure RP
2 6 (85.71%) ClickTale
2 6 (85.71%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Information Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Google Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Usability Testing
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) JSON

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Axure RP
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) webpack
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Designer
1 6 (85.71%) UX Designer
2 5 (71.43%) UI Designer
2 5 (71.43%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Information Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) Prototyping
1 6 (85.71%) Usability Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Wireframes
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) API Design
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) ClickTale