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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
UK / Scotland
Rank 57 74 59
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 51 57 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.91% 2.20% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.83% 9.91% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 54
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £430 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -59.21% +32.45%  

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 519 575 595
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.61% 22.18% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 335 357
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 11
Median hourly rate £52.17 £18.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.24% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Scotland

jQuery
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 27 March 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 +5 22 £400 +10.34% 7
Glasgow +3 19 £365 +21.66% 8
Aberdeen - 3 £325 -
Stirling - 1 £325 -
West Lothian - 1 £400 - 2
jQuery
UK

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 105 (89.74%) JavaScript
2 93 (79.49%) HTML
3 89 (76.07%) CSS
4 54 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 53 (45.30%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (39.32%) .NET
7 42 (35.90%) MVC
8 41 (35.04%) HTML5
9 40 (34.19%) C#
9 40 (34.19%) ASP.NET
10 34 (29.06%) SQL Server
11 33 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 33 (28.21%) CSS3
11 33 (28.21%) Web Development
12 29 (24.79%) Java
13 28 (23.93%) Scrum
14 26 (22.22%) SQL
15 25 (21.37%) CMS
16 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (18.80%) Linux
18 21 (17.95%) TDD
19 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
19 20 (17.09%) Front End Development
20 19 (16.24%) Finance
20 19 (16.24%) Sass
21 17 (14.53%) Apache
21 17 (14.53%) Jenkins
22 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
23 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
24 14 (11.97%) Node.js

jQuery
Top Related 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 (21.37%) CMS
2 17 (14.53%) Apache
3 12 (10.26%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.42%) Confluence
6 4 (3.42%) WordPress
7 3 (2.56%) Drupal
7 3 (2.56%) EPiServer
7 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.71%) IIS
9 1 (0.85%) JBoss
9 1 (0.85%) Moodle
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.13%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.84%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.98%) MySQL
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.71%) GIS
10 1 (0.85%) DB2
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.11%) Subversion
3 13 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.55%) JIRA
4 10 (8.55%) Maven
4 10 (8.55%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.69%) Ant
5 9 (7.69%) Selenium
6 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.27%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.27%) Gradle
6 5 (4.27%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.42%) Grunt
8 3 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.56%) Bower
8 3 (2.56%) Moq
8 3 (2.56%) NUnit
8 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.71%) Hudson
General
1 19 (16.24%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Marketing
3 2 (1.71%) Law
3 2 (1.71%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (80.34%) Developer
2 32 (27.35%) .NET Developer
3 23 (19.66%) Web Developer
4 18 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Production Manager
5 15 (12.82%) Web Manager
5 15 (12.82%) Web Production Manager
6 13 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (10.26%) Java Developer
8 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Angular Developer
9 9 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (7.69%) HTML Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (5.98%) UI Developer
12 6 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (79.49%) HTML
2 89 (76.07%) CSS
3 54 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 46 (39.32%) .NET
5 41 (35.04%) HTML5
6 40 (34.19%) ASP.NET
7 33 (28.21%) CSS3
7 33 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (16.24%) Sass
10 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
11 14 (11.97%) Node.js
12 11 (9.40%) Ajax
12 11 (9.40%) React
12 11 (9.40%) Spring
13 10 (8.55%) Hibernate
13 10 (8.55%) RESTful
14 8 (6.84%) JSP
14 8 (6.84%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (6.84%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) User Experience
2 8 (6.84%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.42%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.71%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.85%) Animation
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.85%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) New Media
7 1 (0.85%) Social Media
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.85%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Linux
2 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.30%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.90%) MVC
3 33 (28.21%) Web Development
4 28 (23.93%) Scrum
5 21 (17.95%) TDD
6 20 (17.09%) Front End Development
7 13 (11.11%) Content Management
8 11 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.40%) OO
9 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.69%) Kanban
11 8 (6.84%) Analytics
11 8 (6.84%) BDD
12 7 (5.98%) CRM
12 7 (5.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (5.98%) Web Design
13 6 (5.13%) Continuous Deployment
13 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (4.27%) DevOps
14 5 (4.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (89.74%) JavaScript
2 40 (34.19%) C#
3 29 (24.79%) Java
4 26 (22.22%) SQL
5 10 (8.55%) Python
6 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.13%) PHP
8 5 (4.27%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (4.27%) Perl
9 4 (3.42%) ES6
10 2 (1.71%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.71%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) MCAD
2 3 (2.56%) MCSD
2 3 (2.56%) MCTS
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Docker
1 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.84%) Sitecore
3 6 (5.13%) Google
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle
4 5 (4.27%) Adobe
4 5 (4.27%) Alterian
4 5 (4.27%) OpenText
5 4 (3.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) Twitter
7 2 (1.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.85%) Progress
8 1 (0.85%) Sybase
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