The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 22 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 39 21
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 24 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.38% 1.72% 7.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.89% 4.13% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 19
Median daily rate £400 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £218 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £435 £500
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 £29.00 £44.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -34.83% +55.10%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 151 121 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 46.46% 41.58% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 91 93
Median daily rate £425 £475 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Oxford

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Oxford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Oxford

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxford region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (98.00%) CSS
3 46 (92.00%) JavaScript
4 30 (60.00%) C#
4 30 (60.00%) .NET
5 29 (58.00%) MVC
6 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
6 28 (56.00%) Ajax
7 24 (48.00%) HTML5
7 24 (48.00%) AngularJS
8 23 (46.00%) CSS3
9 21 (42.00%) SQL
10 17 (34.00%) VB.NET
10 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (24.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (24.00%) CMS
13 11 (22.00%) EPiServer
13 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (20.00%) React
14 10 (20.00%) Front End Development
15 8 (16.00%) Node.js
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (14.00%) XHTML
17 6 (12.00%) OO
18 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
18 5 (10.00%) Scrum

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 12 (24.00%) CMS
2 11 (22.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.00%) Drupal
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Grunt
3 2 (4.00%) Bower
4 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.00%) git-flow
4 1 (2.00%) gulp
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Protractor
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) webpack
4 1 (2.00%) Yeoman
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 29 (58.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (58.00%) C# Developer
4 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 27 (54.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (34.00%) SQL Developer
6 11 (22.00%) EPiServer Developer
6 11 (22.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (18.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (16.00%) Ajax Developer
8 8 (16.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (16.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (16.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (12.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (12.00%) HTML Developer
9 6 (12.00%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (98.00%) CSS
3 30 (60.00%) .NET
4 28 (56.00%) Ajax
4 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.00%) AngularJS
5 24 (48.00%) HTML5
6 23 (46.00%) CSS3
7 14 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
9 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (20.00%) React
11 8 (16.00%) Node.js
12 7 (14.00%) XHTML
13 3 (6.00%) Sass
14 2 (4.00%) Angular 2
14 2 (4.00%) Ember.js
14 2 (4.00%) Redux
14 2 (4.00%) Symfony
15 1 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) MVC
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 10 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (12.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.00%) Web Design
8 2 (4.00%) BDD
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (2.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.00%) Infographics
9 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Web Development
9 1 (2.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (60.00%) C#
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 17 (34.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) ES6
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (2.00%) Zend