Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 October 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 > North West
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 51 66
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 -13
Contract jobs citing jQuery 168 197 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.84% 3.50% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.27% 11.31% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 147 177
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +5.11%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £251
90th Percentile £545 £453 £438
England median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
North West median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% -20.00%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.55% -31.76% +48.14%

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 North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,032 1,742 1,953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.38% 30.96% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,391 1,177 1,369
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £295 £275
90th Percentile £550 £509 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 37
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £11.97 £20.00 £18.67
90th Percentile £63.10 £50.00 £44.15
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +0.68%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the North West over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Manchester -24 94 £364 +5.43% 113
Cheshire -11 34 £350 -12.50% 30
Lancashire +6 26 £475 - 21
Merseyside -3 11 £400 +23.08% 11
Cumbria - 2 £305 -
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 North West region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 143 (85.12%) JavaScript
2 129 (76.79%) HTML
3 126 (75.00%) CSS
4 73 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (36.90%) AngularJS
6 60 (35.71%) HTML5
7 48 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 43 (25.60%) MVC
8 43 (25.60%) Front End Development
9 42 (25.00%) Java
10 40 (23.81%) C#
10 40 (23.81%) .NET
11 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 36 (21.43%) SQL
11 36 (21.43%) React
12 34 (20.24%) CSS3
13 31 (18.45%) JIRA
14 30 (17.86%) TDD
14 30 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
15 29 (17.26%) Node.js
15 29 (17.26%) User Experience
16 28 (16.67%) Scrum
16 28 (16.67%) Web Design
17 26 (15.48%) Ajax
18 25 (14.88%) PHP
19 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET
20 22 (13.10%) MySQL
20 22 (13.10%) Web Development
20 22 (13.10%) KnockoutJS
21 21 (12.50%) Bitbucket

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (9.52%) Confluence
2 12 (7.14%) WordPress
3 6 (3.57%) CMS
4 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.79%) Apache
5 3 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.19%) Drupal
6 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.19%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.60%) JBoss
7 1 (0.60%) Liferay
7 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.38%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.60%) InVision
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.76%) GitHub
4 4 (2.38%) BrowserStack
4 4 (2.38%) npm
4 4 (2.38%) Yarn
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.19%) AMQP
2 2 (1.19%) SMS
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.10%) MySQL
3 9 (5.36%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.38%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.79%) Redis
8 2 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.60%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.60%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 48 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 31 (18.45%) JIRA
3 21 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 18 (10.71%) gulp
5 17 (10.12%) Grunt
6 16 (9.52%) Axure RP
7 15 (8.93%) Jenkins
8 14 (8.33%) Selenium
9 12 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (5.36%) Cucumber
11 8 (4.76%) JUnit
11 8 (4.76%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.17%) Subversion
13 5 (2.98%) Bower
13 5 (2.98%) Mockito
13 5 (2.98%) TestNG
13 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
14 4 (2.38%) Hudson
14 4 (2.38%) Mocha
14 4 (2.38%) Protractor
General
1 15 (8.93%) Finance
2 13 (7.74%) Retail
3 7 (4.17%) Interactive Media
4 3 (1.79%) Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Billing
5 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (87.50%) Developer
2 34 (20.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 33 (19.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 26 (15.48%) UI Developer
5 22 (13.10%) .NET Developer
6 18 (10.71%) C# Developer
7 17 (10.12%) HTML Developer
8 15 (8.93%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Java Developer
10 11 (6.55%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (5.36%) PHP Developer
12 7 (4.17%) Angular Developer
12 7 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
13 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.57%) React Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (76.79%) HTML
2 126 (75.00%) CSS
3 62 (36.90%) AngularJS
4 60 (35.71%) HTML5
5 40 (23.81%) .NET
6 36 (21.43%) React
7 34 (20.24%) CSS3
8 29 (17.26%) Node.js
9 26 (15.48%) Ajax
10 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET
11 22 (13.10%) KnockoutJS
12 20 (11.90%) REST
12 20 (11.90%) Spring
13 18 (10.71%) Web Services
14 16 (9.52%) JSON
14 16 (9.52%) XML
15 15 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (7.14%) Hibernate
16 12 (7.14%) Sass
16 12 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.26%) User Experience
2 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.38%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.60%) Life Science
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.31%) Linux
2 8 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (1.79%) Android
3 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.79%) Windows
4 2 (1.19%) CentOS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.60%) Front End Development
2 43 (25.60%) MVC
3 30 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 30 (17.86%) TDD
4 28 (16.67%) Scrum
4 28 (16.67%) Web Design
5 22 (13.10%) Web Development
6 19 (11.31%) OOP
7 18 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 16 (9.52%) SDLC
9 13 (7.74%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.74%) OO
10 12 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.55%) Wireframes
12 9 (5.36%) BDD
12 9 (5.36%) Mobile First
13 7 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.17%) Workflow
14 5 (2.98%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 143 (85.12%) JavaScript
2 42 (25.00%) Java
3 40 (23.81%) C#
4 36 (21.43%) SQL
5 25 (14.88%) PHP
6 6 (3.57%) Python
7 5 (2.98%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.38%) Java 8
9 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.79%) Perl
10 2 (1.19%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.60%) ES6
11 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (5.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (7.74%) Oracle
2 11 (6.55%) Adobe
3 8 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.79%) Apiary
4 3 (1.79%) WooCommerce
5 2 (1.19%) hybris
5 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.19%) SAP
5 2 (1.19%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.19%) Zend
6 1 (0.60%) Attivio
6 1 (0.60%) Google
6 1 (0.60%) Tableau
6 1 (0.60%) Twitter