Period
to 21 October 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 21 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 73 33
Rank change year-on-year +26 -40 -8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.02% 2.13% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 4.79% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate £450 £289 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.71% -29.94% -
UK median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £29.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +50.86% -31.76% +35.18%

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 158 292 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 40.41% 44.38% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 230 35
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £413 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +7.14% -9.41%
10th Percentile £313 £362 £250
90th Percentile £525 £488 £420
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £13.78 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.75% -
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% -

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
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 21 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
County Antrim +26 4 £450 +55.71% 6
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (75.00%) Fintech
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree