Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 18 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 41 23
Rank change year-on-year -15 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.58% 1.69% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 8.11% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.30% +18.93% +7.69%
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% +12.90%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 191 74 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 37.90% 20.90% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 35 21
Northern Ireland median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +28.00%
10th Percentile £312 £263 £313
90th Percentile £475 £425 £475
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £12.17 -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Northern Ireland

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Northern Ireland

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Northern Ireland

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 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
County Antrim -15 13 £430 +3.30% 4
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (61.54%) JSP
4 8 (61.54%) Servlets
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 8 (61.54%) Unix
4 8 (61.54%) MQSeries
4 8 (61.54%) IBM
4 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Banking
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) XML
7 4 (30.77%) Ajax
8 3 (23.08%) JSON
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 3 (23.08%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) DHTML
9 2 (15.38%) DB2
9 2 (15.38%) Ant
9 2 (15.38%) JUnit
9 2 (15.38%) Subversion
9 2 (15.38%) MVC
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 2 (15.38%) Rational Application Developer
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (61.54%) MQSeries
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior WebSphere Developer
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
1 8 (61.54%) JSP
1 8 (61.54%) Servlets
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) DHTML
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (15.38%) MVC
1 2 (15.38%) Web Development
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM