Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 46 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 19 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.06% 2.01% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.95% 5.36% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +21.95% -5.38%
10th Percentile £191 £298 £193
90th Percentile £445 £472 £398
South West median daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 159 168 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.97% 37.58% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 116 137
Somerset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £301 £258 £275
90th Percentile £538 £496 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 31
Somerset median hourly rate £175.00 £43.00 £40.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +306.98% +5.20% +10.47%
10th Percentile £162.50 £36.40 £33.00
90th Percentile £187.50 £53.75 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.44
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.47% +13.68%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +4 13 £425 +17.24% 7
Taunton - 3 £163 - 4
Frome - 1 £325 -
jQuery
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Python
6 7 (36.84%) TDD
6 7 (36.84%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
7 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
7 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
7 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 6 (31.58%) REST
7 6 (31.58%) Gherkin
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) CA Service Virtualization
7 6 (31.58%) HP ALM
7 6 (31.58%) Maven
7 6 (31.58%) Jython
7 6 (31.58%) Ruby
7 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
7 6 (31.58%) JIRA
7 6 (31.58%) Selenium
7 6 (31.58%) Groovy

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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) Ant
2 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
2 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
2 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
2 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) JUnit
2 6 (31.58%) Maven
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) Firebug
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Automation Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 6 (31.58%) Gherkin
4 6 (31.58%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
8 1 (5.26%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) Django
8 1 (5.26%) LAMP
8 1 (5.26%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) API Design
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Microservices
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) C++
5 6 (31.58%) Groovy
5 6 (31.58%) Jython
5 6 (31.58%) Ruby
5 6 (31.58%) VBScript
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) Java 8
7 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) CA Service Virtualization
1 6 (31.58%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) CA
1 6 (31.58%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Capita