Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 21 January 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 46 67
Rank change year-on-year +15 +21 -24
Contract jobs citing jQuery 24 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.24% 1.69% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.19% 5.19% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 5
Somerset median daily rate £413 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +13.82% -8.21%
10th Percentile £279 £268 £213
90th Percentile £493 £404 £344
South West median daily rate £369 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +5.36% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 158 154 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 34.50% 32.49% 38.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 112 174
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +14.24%
10th Percentile £241 £236 £275
90th Percentile £533 £499 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 21
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -6.43% +17.45%
10th Percentile £51.25 £34.60 £39.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.60 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +3.70%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Somerset

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Somerset

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Somerset

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Bath -1 15 £425 +21.43% 12
Frome - 3 £325 - 3
Taunton - 3 £163 - 3
Street 0 1 £450 -
jQuery
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) .NET
5 13 (54.17%) C#
6 10 (41.67%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) Python
6 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) Maven
8 8 (33.33%) HTML5
8 8 (33.33%) Groovy
8 8 (33.33%) REST
9 7 (29.17%) Selenium
9 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) MVC
9 7 (29.17%) Ant
9 7 (29.17%) SOAP
9 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
10 6 (25.00%) JUnit
10 6 (25.00%) VBScript
10 6 (25.00%) C++
10 6 (25.00%) XML
10 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 6 (25.00%) HTTP
10 6 (25.00%) HP

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Mule
2 1 (4.17%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 9 (37.50%) Maven
2 7 (29.17%) Ant
2 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
2 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
3 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (25.00%) JIRA
3 6 (25.00%) JUnit
3 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.50%) Gradle
5 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 2 (8.33%) Firebug
7 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.17%) Cobertura
7 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Test Automation Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Hybris Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 8 (33.33%) REST
6 7 (29.17%) SOAP
7 6 (25.00%) Gherkin
7 6 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.67%) CSS3
8 4 (16.67%) React
8 4 (16.67%) Spring
8 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (12.50%) Node.js
9 3 (12.50%) RESTful
9 3 (12.50%) Spring Boot
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
10 2 (8.33%) Django
10 2 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) BDD
4 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (8.33%) API Design
7 2 (8.33%) Build Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 2 (8.33%) Microservices
7 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Groovy
6 6 (25.00%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) Jython
6 6 (25.00%) Ruby
6 6 (25.00%) VBScript
7 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.33%) Kotlin
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Rancher
3 1 (4.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) CA
1 6 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Capita
2 1 (4.17%) hybris