Period
to 22 January 2019

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 6 months to 22 January 2019 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 75 51
Rank change year-on-year -29 -24 +14
Contract jobs citing jQuery 89 120 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.88% 2.54% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 9.80% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 64 100
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £315 £303 £262
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% +21.43%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,357 1,225 1,089
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.67% 25.89% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 752 666
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £270
90th Percentile £544 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £480 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 18
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £46.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -47.97% +14.77%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.45 £17.32
90th Percentile £43.75 £31.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Scotland

jQuery
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

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Edinburgh -6 55 £375 -6.25% 12
Glasgow -35 22 £370 +5.71% 10
Renfrewshire -6 12 £450 +34.33% 2
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 80 (89.89%) JavaScript
2 73 (82.02%) CSS
3 62 (69.66%) HTML
4 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (42.70%) SQL Server
6 36 (40.45%) AngularJS
7 35 (39.33%) .NET
8 30 (33.71%) XML
9 29 (32.58%) SQL
10 28 (31.46%) Java
10 28 (31.46%) C#
11 27 (30.34%) React
12 25 (28.09%) SharePoint
13 24 (26.97%) Visual Studio
13 24 (26.97%) Office 365
14 23 (25.84%) Sass
14 23 (25.84%) Front End Development
15 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET
15 22 (24.72%) MVC
16 21 (23.60%) SharePoint 2013
16 21 (23.60%) PowerShell
16 21 (23.60%) HTML5
17 19 (21.35%) .NET Framework
18 18 (20.22%) Spring
18 18 (20.22%) CSS3
19 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (19.10%) TDD
19 17 (19.10%) Finance
19 17 (19.10%) Scrum

jQuery
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 25 (28.09%) SharePoint
2 21 (23.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (13.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (13.48%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (6.74%) IIS
5 5 (5.62%) CMS
5 5 (5.62%) Confluence
5 5 (5.62%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.37%) Apache
6 3 (3.37%) Drupal
6 3 (3.37%) JBoss
6 3 (3.37%) NServiceBus
7 2 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.12%) concrete5
8 1 (1.12%) nginx
8 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) InfoPath
2 4 (4.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.97%) Office 365
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.49%) SaaS
4 2 (2.25%) IaaS
4 2 (2.25%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.12%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) DHCP
1 8 (8.99%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.99%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.49%) MySQL
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.12%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.12%) Redis
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (26.97%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (15.73%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.24%) JUnit
4 10 (11.24%) Subversion
5 9 (10.11%) NUnit
6 6 (6.74%) Hudson
6 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.49%) gulp
8 3 (3.37%) JIRA
9 2 (2.25%) Ant
9 2 (2.25%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.25%) Maven
9 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.25%) webpack
10 1 (1.12%) Grunt
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (84.27%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.61%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (11.24%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Architect
9 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Design Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.49%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (82.02%) CSS
2 62 (69.66%) HTML
3 36 (40.45%) AngularJS
4 35 (39.33%) .NET
5 30 (33.71%) XML
6 27 (30.34%) React
7 23 (25.84%) Sass
8 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET
9 21 (23.60%) HTML5
10 19 (21.35%) .NET Framework
11 18 (20.22%) CSS3
11 18 (20.22%) Spring
12 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (14.61%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (14.61%) XSLT
14 10 (11.24%) Thymeleaf
15 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
15 9 (10.11%) Node.js
16 8 (8.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) User Experience
2 3 (3.37%) Fintech
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
1 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) Front End Development
3 22 (24.72%) MVC
4 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (19.10%) Scrum
4 17 (19.10%) TDD
5 14 (15.73%) Migration
6 13 (14.61%) SDLC
7 12 (13.48%) DevOps
7 12 (13.48%) High Availability
7 12 (13.48%) Workflow
8 11 (12.36%) Kanban
8 11 (12.36%) Records Management
9 9 (10.11%) BDD
10 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
10 8 (8.99%) Refactoring
10 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.99%) Wireframes
11 7 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (7.87%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 80 (89.89%) JavaScript
2 29 (32.58%) SQL
3 28 (31.46%) C#
3 28 (31.46%) Java
4 21 (23.60%) PowerShell
5 11 (12.36%) TypeScript
6 10 (11.24%) Perl
6 10 (11.24%) Python
7 3 (3.37%) PHP
7 3 (3.37%) VB
7 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) MCSE
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.99%) Degree
4 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Varnish
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Nintex
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle
4 5 (5.62%) OutSystems
4 5 (5.62%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) OpenText
7 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow