Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 January 2018 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 262 356 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.32% 4.04% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.32% 15.10% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 216 240
Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.11% +0.80%
10th Percentile £221 £225 £228
90th Percentile £475 £494 £450
England median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Midlands median hourly rate £25.42 £31.10 £23.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.28% +34.66% -19.50%
10th Percentile £19.87 £14.95 £16.25
90th Percentile £32.05 £41.84 £35.04
England median hourly rate £34.22 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year -19.48% +16.44% +27.22%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,126 2,357 2,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.95% 26.74% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,394 1,414 1,224
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £256
90th Percentile £560 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 22 48
Midlands median hourly rate £30.66 £23.50 £29.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.47% -21.26% -1.18%
10th Percentile £14.09 £11.85 £10.99
90th Percentile £45.15 £40.27 £45.38
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in the Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in the Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for jQuery in the Midlands

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
West Midlands +7 159 £313 -10.71% 126
East Midlands -24 103 £340 -6.21% 116
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 230 (87.79%) HTML
2 212 (80.92%) CSS
3 208 (79.39%) JavaScript
4 149 (56.87%) HTML5
5 125 (47.71%) CSS3
6 116 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (40.46%) .NET
7 106 (40.46%) Front End Development
8 95 (36.26%) C#
9 71 (27.10%) MVC
10 70 (26.72%) SQL
11 67 (25.57%) AngularJS
12 65 (24.81%) Git (software)
13 61 (23.28%) SQL Server
14 54 (20.61%) ASP.NET
14 54 (20.61%) TDD
15 53 (20.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 50 (19.08%) Web Development
17 47 (17.94%) Sass
18 45 (17.18%) React
19 43 (16.41%) Ajax
20 42 (16.03%) ASP.NET Web API
21 41 (15.65%) Unit Testing
22 35 (13.36%) Java
23 34 (12.98%) Web Services
23 34 (12.98%) XML
24 33 (12.60%) User Experience
25 32 (12.21%) Microsoft
25 32 (12.21%) .NET Framework
26 31 (11.83%) Node.js

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 25 (9.54%) CMS
2 10 (3.82%) Apache
3 9 (3.44%) IIS
4 8 (3.05%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.05%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.29%) JBoss
5 6 (2.29%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.91%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.91%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.53%) WordPress
8 3 (1.15%) Drupal
8 3 (1.15%) Mule
8 3 (1.15%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.76%) DNN
9 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.76%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (8.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.53%) GIMP
4 3 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.53%) G Suite
3 4 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.15%) GitHub
4 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.15%) Office 365
5 2 (0.76%) PaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) SSL
2 3 (1.15%) Internet
2 3 (1.15%) Intranet
3 2 (0.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.63%) MySQL
3 14 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.29%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.91%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.91%) Power BI
8 5 (1.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.53%) BigQuery
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.38%) Big Data
12 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (24.81%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.63%) gulp
3 17 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.11%) Grunt
5 15 (5.73%) Visual Studio
6 14 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.58%) JIRA
8 10 (3.82%) Bower
9 9 (3.44%) JUnit
10 8 (3.05%) webpack
10 8 (3.05%) Yeoman
11 7 (2.67%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.67%) Subversion
12 6 (2.29%) Maven
13 5 (1.91%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (1.53%) AccuRev
14 4 (1.53%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.53%) Moq
14 4 (1.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (11.07%) Retail
2 14 (5.34%) Automotive
3 12 (4.58%) Finance
4 7 (2.67%) Marketing
5 6 (2.29%) Games
6 4 (1.53%) Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Back Office
7 3 (1.15%) Local Government
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (93.13%) Developer
2 95 (36.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 49 (18.70%) .NET Developer
4 38 (14.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 37 (14.12%) HTML Developer
6 32 (12.21%) HTML CSS Developer
7 30 (11.45%) C# Developer
8 20 (7.63%) Lead Developer
9 18 (6.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.87%) Web Developer
10 17 (6.49%) Java Developer
11 16 (6.11%) Angular Developer
12 15 (5.73%) UI Developer
13 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
14 12 (4.58%) React Developer
14 12 (4.58%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.58%) Software Developer
15 10 (3.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 9 (3.44%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (87.79%) HTML
2 212 (80.92%) CSS
3 149 (56.87%) HTML5
4 125 (47.71%) CSS3
5 106 (40.46%) .NET
6 67 (25.57%) AngularJS
7 54 (20.61%) ASP.NET
8 53 (20.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 47 (17.94%) Sass
10 45 (17.18%) React
11 43 (16.41%) Ajax
12 42 (16.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (12.98%) Web Services
13 34 (12.98%) XML
14 32 (12.21%) .NET Framework
15 31 (11.83%) Node.js
16 27 (10.31%) JSON
17 25 (9.54%) Entity Framework
18 23 (8.78%) RESTful
19 22 (8.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.60%) User Experience
2 29 (11.07%) Digital Media
3 15 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.91%) Animation
6 5 (1.91%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.91%) W3C
7 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.15%) NHS
8 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.76%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.38%) Blog
9 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.82%) Windows
2 9 (3.44%) Linux
3 6 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.53%) Android
5 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.38%) Unix
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (40.46%) Front End Development
3 71 (27.10%) MVC
4 54 (20.61%) TDD
5 50 (19.08%) Web Development
6 41 (15.65%) Unit Testing
7 28 (10.69%) Scrum
8 26 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (9.92%) Test Automation
9 25 (9.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (8.40%) Mentoring
11 20 (7.63%) OO
12 18 (6.87%) Microservices
13 16 (6.11%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.34%) Web Design
15 13 (4.96%) Software Engineering
16 12 (4.58%) DevOps
17 11 (4.20%) BDD
17 11 (4.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 208 (79.39%) JavaScript
2 95 (36.26%) C#
3 70 (26.72%) SQL
4 35 (13.36%) Java
5 28 (10.69%) PHP
6 21 (8.02%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.58%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.20%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.29%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.29%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.29%) Python
10 5 (1.91%) XAML
11 4 (1.53%) Google Apps Script
11 4 (1.53%) PHP 5
11 4 (1.53%) VBA
12 3 (1.15%) Elixir
12 3 (1.15%) Erlang
12 3 (1.15%) Go
12 3 (1.15%) VB
13 2 (0.76%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (4.96%) Degree
2 10 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.76%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.38%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.76%) PMO
2 2 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.20%) Docker
2 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.78%) Adobe
3 11 (4.20%) Google
4 6 (2.29%) Zend
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle
6 3 (1.15%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.76%) Capita
7 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.76%) Twitter
7 2 (0.76%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Altova
8 1 (0.38%) Facebook
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) Perforce
8 1 (0.38%) Remedy
8 1 (0.38%) Telerik
8 1 (0.38%) Unisys
8 1 (0.38%) WSO2