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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 16 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.46% 1.00% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.42% 3.57% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Median daily rate £289 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -30.23% +49.87%  

jQuery is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 190 28 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 52.92% 28.00% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 13 11
Median daily rate £413 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £413 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 £13.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.03% -57.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing jQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -28 16 £289 -11.07%
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 18 (90.00%) WCF
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (85.00%) HTML
4 17 (85.00%) CSS
5 16 (80.00%) Web Services
5 16 (80.00%) XML
5 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (80.00%) JSON
5 16 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (75.00%) HTML5
6 15 (75.00%) Finance
6 15 (75.00%) CRM
6 15 (75.00%) Siebel
6 15 (75.00%) User Experience
7 13 (65.00%) SQL
8 12 (60.00%) PL/SQL
9 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (35.00%) Banking
10 7 (35.00%) Oracle
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.00%) SOAP
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (10.00%) TDD

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 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) Moq
1 1 (5.00%) NUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (5.00%) QUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) UI Developer
3 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (45.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (90.00%) WCF
3 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) HTML
4 16 (80.00%) JSON
4 16 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (80.00%) Web Services
4 16 (80.00%) XML
5 15 (75.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.00%) Ninject
9 1 (5.00%) Node.js
9 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 15 (75.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) MVVM
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) SOLID
4 1 (5.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Siebel
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle