The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 April 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.

jQuery
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 10 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.03% 4.06% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 15.52% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 1
Median daily rate £348 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.57% +12.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -59.21% +24.20%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 113 116 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 34.24% 26.19% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 96 44
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing jQuery in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Sheffield

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 18 (56.25%) HTML
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
3 12 (37.50%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Web Development
4 11 (34.38%) Front End Development
5 10 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (31.25%) Entity Framework
5 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 10 (31.25%) MVC
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (25.00%) VBA
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (21.88%) HTML5
8 7 (21.88%) Node.js
8 7 (21.88%) CSS3
8 7 (21.88%) PHP
9 6 (18.75%) MySQL
10 5 (15.63%) TeamCity

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (12.50%) Drupal
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Documentum
3 1 (3.13%) FileNet
3 1 (3.13%) Liferay
3 1 (3.13%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.13%) LiveLink
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Redis
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Mockito
4 1 (3.13%) Spock
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Developer
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.63%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
7 2 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Designer
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 10 (31.25%) Entity Framework
2 10 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 8 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (21.88%) CSS3
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 7 (21.88%) Node.js
5 4 (12.50%) .NET
5 4 (12.50%) Angular 2
5 4 (12.50%) React
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) Ajax
6 3 (9.38%) Backbone.js
6 3 (9.38%) JSON
6 3 (9.38%) JSR 170
6 3 (9.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (34.38%) Front End Development
1 11 (34.38%) Web Development
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Personalization
5 3 (9.38%) Presales
5 3 (9.38%) SEO
5 3 (9.38%) Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.00%) VBA
4 7 (21.88%) PHP
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) ECMAScript
6 1 (3.13%) ES6
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Ensighten
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) OpenText
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Solace
3 1 (3.13%) Vignette
3 1 (3.13%) Xerox