The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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 / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 64 66
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 63 94 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.91% 3.20% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.65% 14.44% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 60 42
Median daily rate £425 £340 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £270 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £403 £400
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 653 651 660
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 30.12% 22.17% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 379 307
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% -10.00%  
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Scotland

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Edinburgh +14 39 £550 +46.66% 8
Glasgow +6 21 £360 +10.76% 11
West Lothian - 2 £450 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £350 -
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 104 (93.69%) JavaScript
2 92 (82.88%) HTML
3 91 (81.98%) CSS
4 67 (60.36%) AngularJS
5 50 (45.05%) MVC
6 47 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (38.74%) .NET
8 42 (37.84%) C#
8 42 (37.84%) ASP.NET
9 39 (35.14%) HTML5
10 38 (34.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 35 (31.53%) SQL
12 34 (30.63%) TDD
13 31 (27.93%) Java
14 29 (26.13%) CSS3
15 28 (25.23%) Front End Development
16 27 (24.32%) Scrum
17 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
18 25 (22.52%) Web Development
18 25 (22.52%) Finance
19 24 (21.62%) .NET Framework
20 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET Web API
20 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
20 23 (20.72%) Web Services
21 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
22 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
23 19 (17.12%) Entity Framework
23 19 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
24 17 (15.32%) NoSQL
24 17 (15.32%) Jenkins

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (13.51%) CMS
2 14 (12.61%) EPiServer
3 10 (9.01%) Apache
3 10 (9.01%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (3.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.60%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.70%) Confluence
5 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.80%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.90%) Drupal
7 1 (0.90%) Moodle
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.80%) GitHub
4 1 (0.90%) IaaS
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.32%) NoSQL
3 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.21%) MySQL
5 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.80%) DB2
8 2 (1.80%) GIS
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (15.32%) Jenkins
4 16 (14.41%) gulp
5 14 (12.61%) Moq
6 13 (11.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (11.71%) Subversion
7 11 (9.91%) Ant
8 10 (9.01%) Maven
9 8 (7.21%) JIRA
10 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
10 6 (5.41%) Grunt
11 5 (4.50%) Cucumber
11 5 (4.50%) Selenium
12 4 (3.60%) Bitbucket
12 4 (3.60%) Bower
12 4 (3.60%) Hudson
12 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.70%) Jasmine
14 2 (1.80%) Gradle
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.60%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (81.98%) Developer
2 23 (20.72%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Web Developer
4 17 (15.32%) Java Developer
5 16 (14.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (14.41%) Senior Developer
6 15 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (13.51%) C# Developer
7 14 (12.61%) Architect
8 13 (11.71%) HTML Developer
8 13 (11.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (9.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (8.11%) Angular Developer
11 9 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Applications Developer
13 5 (4.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (4.50%) Java Web Developer
13 5 (4.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (82.88%) HTML
2 91 (81.98%) CSS
3 67 (60.36%) AngularJS
4 43 (38.74%) .NET
5 42 (37.84%) ASP.NET
6 39 (35.14%) HTML5
7 38 (34.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (26.13%) CSS3
9 24 (21.62%) .NET Framework
10 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (20.72%) Web Services
11 19 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (17.12%) Entity Framework
12 17 (15.32%) Sass
13 16 (14.41%) LINQ
13 16 (14.41%) React
14 15 (13.51%) Node.js
14 15 (13.51%) Spring
15 13 (11.71%) Modernizr
15 13 (11.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) User Experience
2 10 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.80%) Animation
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.90%) Fintech
7 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) New Media
7 1 (0.90%) Social Media
7 1 (0.90%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Linux
2 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.90%) Android
3 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.05%) MVC
2 47 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (30.63%) TDD
4 28 (25.23%) Front End Development
5 27 (24.32%) Scrum
6 25 (22.52%) Web Development
7 17 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (12.61%) OO
9 13 (11.71%) Migration
10 8 (7.21%) Analytics
10 8 (7.21%) BDD
10 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.21%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.31%) Content Management
11 7 (6.31%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (6.31%) Kanban
12 6 (5.41%) CRM
12 6 (5.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 104 (93.69%) JavaScript
2 42 (37.84%) C#
3 35 (31.53%) SQL
4 31 (27.93%) Java
5 11 (9.91%) Python
6 7 (6.31%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (5.41%) Perl
8 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.50%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.60%) PHP
10 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.80%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.80%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.80%) ES6
11 2 (1.80%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.90%) C++
12 1 (0.90%) Ruby
12 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) MCTS
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.60%) Degree
3 2 (1.80%) HND
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.80%) QA
4 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Puppet
1 2 (1.80%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Adobe
3 8 (7.21%) Oracle
4 5 (4.50%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.60%) Alterian
5 4 (3.60%) Google
5 4 (3.60%) VMware
6 2 (1.80%) Apple
6 2 (1.80%) OpenText
6 2 (1.80%) Perforce
6 2 (1.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.90%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) Sybase
7 1 (0.90%) Telerik
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