Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -37 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 154 189 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.56% 3.33% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 10.36% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 130 171
North West median daily rate £387 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.52% -10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £298 £250 £258
90th Percentile £488 £458 £438
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
North West median hourly rate - £36.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.00% +92.31%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £33.72 £42.50
% change year-on-year +33.45% -20.66% +50.44%

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 2,037 1,824 1,905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.84% 32.09% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,409 1,259 1,332
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £556 £538 £500
England median daily rate £476 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.82% +10.00% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 25
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +3.17%
10th Percentile £11.46 £18.85 £15.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £51.03 £44.35
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £39.60
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.01% +5.60%

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

jQuery
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

jQuery
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 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the North West

jQuery
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

jQuery
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 11 December 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 -24 100 £375 +15.38% 109
Cheshire -12 25 £388 +3.33% 29
Lancashire -9 19 £475 +26.67% 16
Merseyside -8 8 £438 +29.63% 14
Cumbria - 2 £305 -
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 124 (80.52%) HTML
2 118 (76.62%) JavaScript
3 116 (75.32%) CSS
4 68 (44.16%) HTML5
5 66 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (40.91%) C#
7 61 (39.61%) .NET
8 48 (31.17%) SQL
9 47 (30.52%) AngularJS
10 43 (27.92%) CSS3
11 41 (26.62%) MVC
12 39 (25.32%) ASP.NET
13 37 (24.03%) Web Services
14 36 (23.38%) SQL Server
15 35 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 32 (20.78%) Front End Development
17 31 (20.13%) React
17 31 (20.13%) TDD
18 28 (18.18%) Java
18 28 (18.18%) Git (software)
19 27 (17.53%) PHP
20 26 (16.88%) SOAP
21 23 (14.94%) XML
21 23 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
22 22 (14.29%) RESTful
22 22 (14.29%) JIRA
22 22 (14.29%) Web Development
23 21 (13.64%) Linux
23 21 (13.64%) Test Automation
23 21 (13.64%) Amazon AWS

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 8 (5.19%) Confluence
2 6 (3.90%) CMS
3 5 (3.25%) WordPress
4 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.30%) Apache
6 2 (1.30%) Drupal
6 2 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (3.25%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.30%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.65%) CATIA
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (9.09%) GitHub
4 4 (2.60%) npm
5 2 (1.30%) Yarn
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.90%) SMS
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) AMQP
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.69%) RavenDB
3 15 (9.74%) MySQL
4 8 (5.19%) MariaDB
5 7 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.30%) Redis
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.65%) DB2
9 1 (0.65%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.65%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 28 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.29%) JIRA
3 16 (10.39%) Bitbucket
4 14 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 11 (7.14%) Axure RP
6 10 (6.49%) gulp
7 9 (5.84%) Grunt
7 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.84%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (4.55%) Bower
8 7 (4.55%) JUnit
8 7 (4.55%) Selenium
9 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.90%) Protractor
9 6 (3.90%) Subversion
10 5 (3.25%) Mockito
10 5 (3.25%) SoapUI
10 5 (3.25%) TestNG
11 3 (1.95%) AccuRev
11 3 (1.95%) webpack
General
1 6 (3.90%) Billing
1 6 (3.90%) Finance
1 6 (3.90%) Retail
2 2 (1.30%) Banking
2 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.65%) Advertising
3 1 (0.65%) Games
3 1 (0.65%) Interactive Media
3 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (85.06%) Developer
2 30 (19.48%) .NET Developer
3 27 (17.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (12.34%) C# Developer
6 18 (11.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (11.69%) UI Developer
7 15 (9.74%) HTML Developer
8 12 (7.79%) HTML CSS Developer
9 11 (7.14%) PHP Developer
10 10 (6.49%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.84%) Tester
12 7 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.55%) React Developer
13 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.25%) Angular Developer
14 5 (3.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (3.25%) Software Developer
14 5 (3.25%) Web Developer
15 4 (2.60%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (80.52%) HTML
2 116 (75.32%) CSS
3 68 (44.16%) HTML5
4 61 (39.61%) .NET
5 47 (30.52%) AngularJS
6 43 (27.92%) CSS3
7 39 (25.32%) ASP.NET
8 37 (24.03%) Web Services
9 35 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 31 (20.13%) React
11 26 (16.88%) SOAP
12 23 (14.94%) XML
13 22 (14.29%) RESTful
14 20 (12.99%) Ajax
14 20 (12.99%) ASP.NET Core
15 17 (11.04%) Node.js
16 15 (9.74%) REST
17 14 (9.09%) Spring
18 12 (7.79%) JSON
19 11 (7.14%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.34%) User Experience
2 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.44%) Semantic Web
3 11 (7.14%) NHS
4 5 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.30%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.65%) Life Science
8 1 (0.65%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.64%) Linux
2 9 (5.84%) Unix
3 6 (3.90%) CentOS
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.62%) MVC
3 32 (20.78%) Front End Development
4 31 (20.13%) TDD
5 22 (14.29%) Web Development
6 21 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 18 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (11.04%) Web Design
9 15 (9.74%) SOA
10 14 (9.09%) OOP
11 13 (8.44%) Ontologies
12 12 (7.79%) SDLC
13 11 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.14%) Scrum
14 10 (6.49%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (5.84%) OO
15 9 (5.84%) Regression Testing
15 9 (5.84%) Wireframes
15 9 (5.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 118 (76.62%) JavaScript
2 63 (40.91%) C#
3 48 (31.17%) SQL
4 28 (18.18%) Java
5 27 (17.53%) PHP
6 7 (4.55%) Perl
7 6 (3.90%) Python
7 6 (3.90%) R
8 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.60%) Java 8
9 3 (1.95%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.30%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.30%) ES6
11 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) WAI
2 3 (1.95%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.39%) Oracle
3 11 (7.14%) Adobe
4 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.95%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.95%) Zend
6 2 (1.30%) hybris
6 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) Attivio
7 1 (0.65%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) Telerik
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter