Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 64 55
Rank change year-on-year -30 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 115 141 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.14% 2.91% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 10.06% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 88 128
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +0.74%
10th Percentile £328 £311 £263
90th Percentile £500 £620 £444
UK median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.55% -31.76% +41.36%

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 1,519 1,401 1,280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.22% 28.93% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 869 790
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £263
90th Percentile £550 £526 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 16
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £27.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -26.53% -11.32%
10th Percentile £12.07 £18.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.39 £46.06
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +0.13%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -7 72 £400 -11.11% 16
Glasgow -36 27 £400 +11.11% 14
Renfrewshire -18 10 £423 +26.12%
West Lothian +8 4 - - 1
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 105 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 93 (80.87%) CSS
3 81 (70.43%) HTML
4 59 (51.30%) .NET
4 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (50.43%) XML
6 51 (44.35%) AngularJS
7 48 (41.74%) C#
8 47 (40.87%) HTML5
9 44 (38.26%) SQL Server
10 40 (34.78%) SQL
11 39 (33.91%) CSS3
12 34 (29.57%) .NET Framework
12 34 (29.57%) MVC
13 33 (28.70%) Visual Studio
13 33 (28.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (26.96%) Java
15 30 (26.09%) ASP.NET
16 28 (24.35%) SharePoint
16 28 (24.35%) Ajax
17 27 (23.48%) Office 365
18 26 (22.61%) SharePoint 2013
18 26 (22.61%) PowerShell
18 26 (22.61%) Finance
18 26 (22.61%) React
19 25 (21.74%) Scrum
20 24 (20.87%) Sass
21 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
21 23 (20.00%) JSON
22 22 (19.13%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 28 (24.35%) SharePoint
2 26 (22.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (11.30%) IIS
3 13 (11.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (11.30%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (7.83%) Confluence
5 7 (6.09%) CMS
6 6 (5.22%) Apache
6 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.35%) EPiServer
7 5 (4.35%) Umbraco
8 4 (3.48%) Kentico
8 4 (3.48%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.61%) JBoss
10 2 (1.74%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.87%) GemFire
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (23.48%) Office 365
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.48%) SaaS
4 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.61%) IaaS
4 3 (2.61%) npm
4 3 (2.61%) PaaS
5 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.65%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.43%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.96%) MySQL
6 6 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.48%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.87%) Power BI
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (28.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 33 (28.70%) Visual Studio
2 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.30%) NUnit
4 12 (10.43%) JUnit
5 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
5 9 (7.83%) JIRA
6 6 (5.22%) Subversion
7 5 (4.35%) Ant
7 5 (4.35%) Hudson
7 5 (4.35%) Maven
8 4 (3.48%) Artifactory
8 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.48%) Gradle
8 4 (3.48%) Grunt
8 4 (3.48%) gulp
8 4 (3.48%) JProfiler
8 4 (3.48%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.48%) webpack
9 3 (2.61%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (22.61%) Finance
2 20 (17.39%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.87%) International Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (86.96%) Developer
2 18 (15.65%) .NET Developer
2 18 (15.65%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (11.30%) SharePoint Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.09%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Consultant
8 5 (4.35%) Architect
8 5 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.35%) CRM Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Architect
9 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Web UI Developer
10 3 (2.61%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (80.87%) CSS
2 81 (70.43%) HTML
3 59 (51.30%) .NET
4 58 (50.43%) XML
5 51 (44.35%) AngularJS
6 47 (40.87%) HTML5
7 39 (33.91%) CSS3
8 34 (29.57%) .NET Framework
9 30 (26.09%) ASP.NET
10 28 (24.35%) Ajax
11 26 (22.61%) React
12 24 (20.87%) Sass
13 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (20.00%) JSON
14 22 (19.13%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (19.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (16.52%) Spring
15 19 (16.52%) XSLT
16 17 (14.78%) Web Services
17 15 (13.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) User Experience
2 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) Wiki
4 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Windows
1 13 (11.30%) Windows Server
1 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (6.96%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) MVC
3 25 (21.74%) Scrum
4 22 (19.13%) Front End Development
5 21 (18.26%) Web Development
6 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (13.91%) Migration
8 15 (13.04%) SDLC
8 15 (13.04%) TDD
8 15 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.30%) High Availability
9 13 (11.30%) Workflow
10 12 (10.43%) Records Management
11 11 (9.57%) Kanban
12 10 (8.70%) OO
12 10 (8.70%) Test Automation
13 9 (7.83%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.83%) DevOps
13 9 (7.83%) Project Management
14 8 (6.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 105 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 48 (41.74%) C#
3 40 (34.78%) SQL
4 31 (26.96%) Java
5 26 (22.61%) PowerShell
6 14 (12.17%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.22%) Perl
7 6 (5.22%) Python
8 4 (3.48%) PHP
8 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.74%) ES6
11 1 (0.87%) Jython
11 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
1 12 (10.43%) MCSE
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (7.83%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.87%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.65%) Oracle
3 12 (10.43%) Nintex
4 4 (3.48%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.48%) Perforce
5 2 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) IBM
5 2 (1.74%) OpenText
5 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.87%) Apple
6 1 (0.87%) Sencha
6 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.87%) Xamarin