The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.72% 0.50% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 2.78% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
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 Slough with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 28 36 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 20.29% 18.00% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 43
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £457 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Slough

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Compass CSS Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Extranet
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft