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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 31 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.92% 2.66% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 7.61% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £444 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.30% -5.38%  
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 £19.25 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -49.34% +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 Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 72 92 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 34.62% 34.98% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 54 90
Median daily rate £365 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 23 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £57.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.28% +21.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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
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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 2 £425 +59.62% 2
Clevedon - 1 - -
jQuery
South West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) API Development

jQuery
Top Related 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 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Liferay
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (10.00%) Bower
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) Grunt
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) NuGet
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (10.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) Dojo
5 1 (10.00%) DOM
5 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) API Development
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) hybris