Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 62 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21 -19
Contract jobs citing jQuery 145 111 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.76% 2.92% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 9.67% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 72 95
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £308 £291 £242
90th Percentile £489 £620 £425
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £25.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -41.86% +77.47%

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 1,425 1,148 1,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 27.16% 30.18% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 746 734
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £313 £275 £260
90th Percentile £525 £491 £500
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 11
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.55% +22.23% -11.25%
10th Percentile £10.87 £14.57 £13.50
90th Percentile £51.50 £52.17 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -20 61 £413 -8.33% 11
Glasgow -15 51 £376 +7.29% 13
Renfrewshire - 24 £424 - 2
West Lothian +1 4 - - 1
Aberdeen +12 2 - - 1
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 137 (94.48%) JavaScript
2 120 (82.76%) CSS
3 91 (62.76%) HTML
4 78 (53.79%) .NET
5 67 (46.21%) C#
6 65 (44.83%) SQL Server
7 63 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (41.38%) XML
9 59 (40.69%) AngularJS
10 56 (38.62%) HTML5
11 44 (30.34%) MVC
12 43 (29.66%) CSS3
13 40 (27.59%) SQL
14 37 (25.52%) XSLT
14 37 (25.52%) ASP.NET
14 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
15 35 (24.14%) Visual Studio
16 34 (23.45%) Team Foundation Server
17 33 (22.76%) Java
18 32 (22.07%) .NET Framework
19 31 (21.38%) Office 365
19 31 (21.38%) IIS
19 31 (21.38%) SharePoint
20 30 (20.69%) Front End Development
21 29 (20.00%) Windows
21 29 (20.00%) Migration
21 29 (20.00%) PowerShell
21 29 (20.00%) JSON
21 29 (20.00%) Ajax
22 28 (19.31%) 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 31 (21.38%) IIS
1 31 (21.38%) SharePoint
2 28 (19.31%) SharePoint 2010
2 28 (19.31%) SharePoint 2013
2 28 (19.31%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (6.21%) CMS
3 9 (6.21%) Confluence
4 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.14%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.45%) Apache
5 5 (3.45%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.76%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.76%) GeoServer
6 4 (2.76%) Kentico
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.69%) GemFire
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (19.31%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.38%) Office 365
2 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.76%) npm
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) WEP
2 2 (1.38%) HTTP
2 2 (1.38%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.66%) MySQL
3 8 (5.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.76%) GIS
6 4 (2.76%) QGIS
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.69%) Power BI
9 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.69%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 35 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 34 (23.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (19.31%) Git (software)
4 18 (12.41%) JUnit
5 15 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.21%) JIRA
7 8 (5.52%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.52%) Gradle
7 8 (5.52%) Maven
7 8 (5.52%) Selenium
8 7 (4.83%) JProfiler
8 7 (4.83%) Subversion
9 6 (4.14%) gulp
10 5 (3.45%) Grunt
10 5 (3.45%) Hudson
10 5 (3.45%) webpack
11 4 (2.76%) Ant
11 4 (2.76%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.76%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.76%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (16.55%) Finance
2 21 (14.48%) Banking
3 4 (2.76%) Publishing
3 4 (2.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.07%) Legal
5 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (77.24%) Developer
2 37 (25.52%) .NET Developer
3 27 (18.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (13.10%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.10%) SharePoint Engineer
5 15 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.66%) Design Engineer
6 14 (9.66%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (9.66%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.97%) UI Developer
8 11 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (6.90%) CRM Developer
9 10 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.14%) PHP Developer
12 5 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (82.76%) CSS
2 91 (62.76%) HTML
3 78 (53.79%) .NET
4 60 (41.38%) XML
5 59 (40.69%) AngularJS
6 56 (38.62%) HTML5
7 43 (29.66%) CSS3
8 37 (25.52%) ASP.NET
8 37 (25.52%) XSLT
9 32 (22.07%) .NET Framework
10 29 (20.00%) Ajax
10 29 (20.00%) JSON
11 27 (18.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (18.62%) Sass
12 25 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (12.41%) Entity Framework
13 18 (12.41%) Spring
14 16 (11.03%) Web Services
15 15 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (10.34%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.79%) User Experience
3 9 (6.21%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.76%) Wiki
5 2 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.00%) Windows
2 28 (19.31%) Windows Server
2 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (5.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.38%) Unix
5 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (30.34%) MVC
3 30 (20.69%) Front End Development
4 29 (20.00%) Migration
5 28 (19.31%) High Availability
5 28 (19.31%) Scrum
6 24 (16.55%) Records Management
6 24 (16.55%) Web Development
6 24 (16.55%) Workflow
7 18 (12.41%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.41%) Unit Testing
8 17 (11.72%) OO
8 17 (11.72%) TDD
9 12 (8.28%) Data Modelling
10 11 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.90%) CRM
11 10 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (6.90%) Microservices
11 10 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (6.21%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 137 (94.48%) JavaScript
2 67 (46.21%) C#
3 40 (27.59%) SQL
4 33 (22.76%) Java
5 29 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.52%) Python
8 7 (4.83%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.14%) PHP
10 5 (3.45%) Perl
11 4 (2.76%) ES6
12 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.69%) Jython
13 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (19.31%) Degree
2 25 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (16.55%) MCSE
3 24 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (16.55%) Security Cleared
4 22 (15.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (2.76%) Docker
1 4 (2.76%) GeoWebCache
2 3 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.55%) Nintex
3 17 (11.72%) Oracle
4 7 (4.83%) Perforce
5 4 (2.76%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.76%) Capita
6 3 (2.07%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.38%) Telerik
8 1 (0.69%) Adobe
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Sencha
8 1 (0.69%) VMware