Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 51 74
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 -2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 153 144 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.78% 3.32% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 11.39% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 94 111
Scotland median daily rate £413 £381 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.20% +12.13% +4.62%
10th Percentile £310 £302 £265
90th Percentile £499 £620 £425
UK median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £38.60
% change year-on-year +51.79% -27.46% +34.99%

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 1,587 1,264 1,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.89% 29.14% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 799 755
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.52 £14.49 £13.70
90th Percentile £43.00 £48.71 £46.53
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -2.70%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 -21 71 £400 -3.03% 18
Glasgow -26 46 £400 +6.67% 15
Renfrewshire -13 28 £423 +26.12%
West Lothian +5 4 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 142 (92.81%) JavaScript
2 129 (84.31%) CSS
3 93 (60.78%) HTML
4 91 (59.48%) .NET
5 81 (52.94%) XML
6 75 (49.02%) C#
7 72 (47.06%) SQL Server
8 70 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (35.95%) AngularJS
10 54 (35.29%) HTML5
11 49 (32.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 49 (32.03%) Visual Studio
12 47 (30.72%) SharePoint
12 47 (30.72%) MVC
12 47 (30.72%) Office 365
13 45 (29.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 44 (28.76%) CSS3
14 44 (28.76%) PowerShell
14 44 (28.76%) XSLT
15 43 (28.10%) ASP.NET
15 43 (28.10%) SQL
16 42 (27.45%) .NET Framework
17 41 (26.80%) Microsoft
18 38 (24.84%) Migration
19 37 (24.18%) Java
20 35 (22.88%) IIS
20 35 (22.88%) Windows
21 34 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
21 34 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
21 34 (22.22%) InfoPath

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 47 (30.72%) SharePoint
2 45 (29.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 35 (22.88%) IIS
4 34 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 34 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (6.54%) Confluence
6 7 (4.58%) Apache
6 7 (4.58%) CMS
6 7 (4.58%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.27%) EPiServer
8 5 (3.27%) Umbraco
9 4 (2.61%) Kentico
10 2 (1.31%) JBoss
10 2 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.65%) GemFire
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (22.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (30.72%) Office 365
2 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.96%) npm
3 3 (1.96%) SaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 2 (1.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Skype
2 1 (0.65%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.84%) MySQL
4 11 (7.19%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 49 (32.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 49 (32.03%) Visual Studio
2 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.46%) JUnit
4 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
5 11 (7.19%) NUnit
6 10 (6.54%) JIRA
6 10 (6.54%) Maven
7 8 (5.23%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.23%) Gradle
7 8 (5.23%) Selenium
8 7 (4.58%) JProfiler
9 5 (3.27%) Ant
9 5 (3.27%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.27%) Grunt
9 5 (3.27%) gulp
9 5 (3.27%) Hudson
9 5 (3.27%) Jasmine
9 5 (3.27%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.61%) webpack
General
1 28 (18.30%) Finance
2 25 (16.34%) Banking
3 4 (2.61%) Retail
4 3 (1.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) International Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (74.51%) Developer
2 31 (20.26%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.03%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.03%) SharePoint Engineer
4 22 (14.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (9.80%) Design Engineer
5 15 (9.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (9.15%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.50%) UI Developer
8 11 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.19%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (5.23%) CRM Developer
11 8 (5.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (84.31%) CSS
2 93 (60.78%) HTML
3 91 (59.48%) .NET
4 81 (52.94%) XML
5 55 (35.95%) AngularJS
6 54 (35.29%) HTML5
7 44 (28.76%) CSS3
7 44 (28.76%) XSLT
8 43 (28.10%) ASP.NET
9 42 (27.45%) .NET Framework
10 34 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (20.26%) Ajax
12 30 (19.61%) JSON
12 30 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (16.34%) Sass
14 22 (14.38%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (13.73%) Web Services
16 20 (13.07%) Spring
17 19 (12.42%) React
18 18 (11.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.30%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.07%) User Experience
3 8 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.61%) Wiki
5 2 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.88%) Windows
2 34 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 34 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 34 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 34 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.61%) Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (30.72%) MVC
3 38 (24.84%) Migration
4 34 (22.22%) High Availability
5 30 (19.61%) Workflow
6 29 (18.95%) Records Management
7 26 (16.99%) Web Development
8 25 (16.34%) Scrum
9 19 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.76%) Front End Development
10 18 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 18 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 16 (10.46%) SDLC
12 15 (9.80%) OO
13 13 (8.50%) TDD
14 12 (7.84%) Data Modelling
14 12 (7.84%) Project Management
15 11 (7.19%) Microservices
16 9 (5.88%) Analytics
16 9 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 142 (92.81%) JavaScript
2 75 (49.02%) C#
3 44 (28.76%) PowerShell
4 43 (28.10%) SQL
5 37 (24.18%) Java
6 11 (7.19%) TypeScript
7 8 (5.23%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.58%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.92%) PHP
10 4 (2.61%) Python
11 3 (1.96%) ES6
12 1 (0.65%) Jython
12 1 (0.65%) Perl
12 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (20.26%) Degree
2 29 (18.95%) MCSE
2 29 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (18.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (16.99%) Security Cleared
5 22 (14.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 41 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.95%) Nintex
3 19 (12.42%) Oracle
4 7 (4.58%) Perforce
5 4 (2.61%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.31%) Capita
6 2 (1.31%) Google
6 2 (1.31%) IBM
6 2 (1.31%) OpenText
6 2 (1.31%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.31%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.65%) Apple
7 1 (0.65%) Sencha
7 1 (0.65%) Telerik