Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 37 72
Rank change year-on-year +9 +35 -29
Contract jobs citing jQuery 26 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.14% 2.64% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.99% 10.08% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 4
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +54.64% -25.38%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £160
90th Percentile £484 £412 £347
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £343
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.19% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £42.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +372.22% -81.05%

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 153 119 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.24% 26.15% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 91 178
Somerset median daily rate £375 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +0.69% +11.54%
10th Percentile £276 £236 £275
90th Percentile £486 £463 £438
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 40
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £122.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +186.55% +22.14%
10th Percentile £50.50 £68.00 £32.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £181.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% +2.41%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 £371 -1.00% 5
Frome - 3 £325 -
Street - 2 £431 -
Taunton - 2 £163 - 1
jQuery
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) AngularJS
5 12 (46.15%) Maven
5 12 (46.15%) Java
6 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
7 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
7 10 (38.46%) Gradle
7 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 10 (38.46%) Spring
8 9 (34.62%) Python
9 8 (30.77%) C#
9 8 (30.77%) .NET
9 8 (30.77%) HTML5
9 8 (30.77%) React
10 7 (26.92%) Spring Boot
10 7 (26.92%) RESTful
10 7 (26.92%) Groovy
10 7 (26.92%) TeamCity
10 7 (26.92%) REST
10 7 (26.92%) Build Automation
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) Web Services
11 6 (23.08%) SOAP
11 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 6 (23.08%) MVC
11 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (23.08%) D3.js

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 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.85%) Mule
1 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) GitHub
2 2 (7.69%) npm
3 1 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SMS
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Maven
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 10 (38.46%) Gradle
3 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 7 (26.92%) TeamCity
5 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 6 (23.08%) Selenium
6 5 (19.23%) Ant
7 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA
8 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 2 (7.69%) gulp
8 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
8 2 (7.69%) JUnit
8 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.85%) Appium
9 1 (3.85%) CircleCI
9 1 (3.85%) Grunt
9 1 (3.85%) Protractor
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.54%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 10 (38.46%) Spring
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) HTML5
5 8 (30.77%) React
6 7 (26.92%) REST
6 7 (26.92%) RESTful
6 7 (26.92%) Spring Boot
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) D3.js
7 6 (23.08%) JSON
7 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) Node.js
9 4 (15.38%) CSS3
9 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (11.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 7 (26.92%) Build Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) API Development
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) BDD
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 8 (30.77%) C#
5 7 (26.92%) Groovy
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
6 5 (19.23%) Kotlin
7 2 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) Jython
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) VBScript
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
1 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
1 5 (19.23%) Rancher
2 3 (11.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (7.69%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) hybris
2 2 (7.69%) CA
2 2 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Capita