Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 1 April 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 86 63
Rank change year-on-year -75 -23 +2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 118 442 585
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.21% 2.82% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 9.21% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 321 465
Median daily rate £380 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +3.53% +20.57%
10th Percentile £281 £325 £300
90th Percentile £500 £525 £578
England median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
England median hourly rate £50.50 £60.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -15.83% +71.43% +27.27%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,283 4,797 4,947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.40% 30.63% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,413 3,127 3,105
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £310
90th Percentile £585 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 84
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30.00 £19.45 £13.81
90th Percentile £73.75 £55.00 £58.75
Median hourly rate £37.60 £42.50 £41.21
% change year-on-year -11.53% +3.14% +2.04%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the South East

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing jQuery in the South East.

Daily rate trend for jQuery in the South East

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing jQuery in the South East over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for jQuery in the South East

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing jQuery in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for jQuery in the South East

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the South East region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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
Thames Valley -12 42 £375 -9.09% 36
Hampshire -28 23 £403 -5.29% 32
Surrey -27 21 £384 -21.28% 29
Oxfordshire +13 18 £375 -9.09% 12
Berkshire +9 15 £425 +5.59% 20
East Sussex +22 14 £288 -34.29% 12
Kent -5 11 £308 -18.00% 12
Buckinghamshire -1 9 £356 -10.94% 4
West Sussex -6 7 £488 +2.63% 14
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 104 (88.14%) JavaScript
2 95 (80.51%) HTML
3 79 (66.95%) CSS
4 75 (63.56%) .NET
5 63 (53.39%) C#
6 55 (46.61%) MVC
7 50 (42.37%) SQL
8 45 (38.14%) SQL Server
8 45 (38.14%) .NET Framework
9 39 (33.05%) HTML5
10 38 (32.20%) ASP.NET
11 36 (30.51%) Microsoft
11 36 (30.51%) AngularJS
12 33 (27.97%) Entity Framework
13 32 (27.12%) Azure
14 31 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (22.88%) Web Development
17 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
18 24 (20.34%) Git (software)
19 23 (19.49%) Unit Testing
20 20 (16.95%) OO
20 20 (16.95%) .NET Core
21 18 (15.25%) TDD
21 18 (15.25%) T-SQL
22 17 (14.41%) OOP
22 17 (14.41%) SharePoint
22 17 (14.41%) CMS
22 17 (14.41%) CSS3
23 16 (13.56%) Front End Development

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (14.41%) CMS
1 17 (14.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.78%) EPiServer
3 4 (3.39%) IIS
4 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.69%) JBoss
4 2 (1.69%) MODX
4 2 (1.69%) nginx
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.69%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.69%) WordPress
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.54%) InVision
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Magento
2 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.85%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 32 (27.12%) Azure
2 8 (6.78%) GitHub
3 3 (2.54%) AWS
3 3 (2.54%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Boomi
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) GCP
5 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.85%) npm
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Network Security
2 2 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) Skype
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.78%) MySQL
4 6 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (5.08%) Big Data
4 6 (5.08%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (5.08%) Data Lake
5 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.54%) Power BI
8 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.69%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.85%) UniData
Development Applications
1 24 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.93%) JIRA
5 6 (5.08%) NUnit
6 5 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (4.24%) ReSharper
6 5 (4.24%) StyleCop
6 5 (4.24%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.69%) Ant
9 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.69%) Grunt
9 2 (1.69%) JUnit
9 2 (1.69%) Selenium
9 2 (1.69%) Subversion
10 1 (0.85%) NSubstitute
General
1 6 (5.08%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Marketing
2 5 (4.24%) Public Sector
3 4 (3.39%) Retail
4 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) German Language
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (91.53%) Developer
2 48 (40.68%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.10%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (13.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (11.86%) Web Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.78%) DevOps Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Azure Developer
9 5 (4.24%) C# WCF Developer
9 5 (4.24%) WCF Developer
10 4 (3.39%) HTML Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Consultant
11 3 (2.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (2.54%) SAP Developer
11 3 (2.54%) SAPUI5 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (80.51%) HTML
2 79 (66.95%) CSS
3 75 (63.56%) .NET
4 45 (38.14%) .NET Framework
5 39 (33.05%) HTML5
6 38 (32.20%) ASP.NET
7 36 (30.51%) AngularJS
8 33 (27.97%) Entity Framework
9 30 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (16.95%) .NET Core
12 17 (14.41%) CSS3
13 16 (13.56%) XML
14 14 (11.86%) LINQ
14 14 (11.86%) React
15 13 (11.02%) Web Services
16 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (7.63%) WCF
19 8 (6.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.32%) User Experience
3 10 (8.47%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) NHS
5 2 (1.69%) W3C
6 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.02%) Windows
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.39%) Linux
4 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) CentOS
5 1 (0.85%) Debian
5 1 (0.85%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.61%) MVC
2 31 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.88%) Web Development
4 23 (19.49%) Unit Testing
5 20 (16.95%) OO
6 18 (15.25%) TDD
7 17 (14.41%) OOP
8 16 (13.56%) Front End Development
9 14 (11.86%) Scrum
10 13 (11.02%) DevOps
11 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
12 11 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (8.47%) OWASP
13 10 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (8.47%) SDLC
13 10 (8.47%) SOA
13 10 (8.47%) SOLID
14 9 (7.63%) Web Application Development
15 8 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (5.93%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 104 (88.14%) JavaScript
2 63 (53.39%) C#
3 50 (42.37%) SQL
4 18 (15.25%) T-SQL
5 13 (11.02%) PHP
6 9 (7.63%) TypeScript
7 7 (5.93%) XAML
8 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.24%) Java
9 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.39%) ABAP
11 2 (1.69%) ES6
11 2 (1.69%) Python
11 2 (1.69%) VBA
11 2 (1.69%) VBScript
12 1 (0.85%) Java 8
12 1 (0.85%) Scala
12 1 (0.85%) VB
12 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) WCAG
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.85%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.54%) MIIS
3 2 (1.69%) Kibana
4 1 (0.85%) cPanel
4 1 (0.85%) Grafana
4 1 (0.85%) logstash
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle
2 9 (7.63%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.24%) SAP
4 3 (2.54%) Google
4 3 (2.54%) Meridio
4 3 (2.54%) OpenText
5 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.69%) Tableau
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Ensighten
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.85%) Tealium
6 1 (0.85%) webMethods
6 1 (0.85%) WooCommerce