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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 61 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 257 285 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.32% 3.18% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.08% 11.96% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 196 221
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £29.00 £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.83% +11.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £44.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -34.83% +55.10%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2127 2383 2361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.47% 26.59% 24.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1523 1492
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 55 26
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.85 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in the South East

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the South East

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in the South East.

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Hampshire -7 62 £325 - 42
Oxfordshire +13 45 £400 -0.62% 19
Surrey +5 44 £365 -8.75% 23
Berkshire +29 35 £375 +10.29% 14
Buckinghamshire -7 34 £408 +30.40% 22
East Sussex -6 20 £325 -23.52% 12
West Sussex +8 17 £400 -4.19% 16
Kent -11 7 £334 +2.69% 10
Middlesex +5 3 £432 +4.60%
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 485 (89.48%) JavaScript
2 473 (87.27%) HTML
3 441 (81.37%) CSS
4 267 (49.26%) HTML5
5 218 (40.22%) AngularJS
6 210 (38.75%) CSS3
7 209 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
8 193 (35.61%) C#
9 188 (34.69%) MVC
10 179 (33.03%) Ajax
11 172 (31.73%) .NET
12 169 (31.18%) SQL
13 142 (26.20%) Front End Development
14 140 (25.83%) Web Development
15 124 (22.88%) Git (software)
16 123 (22.69%) ASP.NET
17 121 (22.32%) SQL Server
18 96 (17.71%) Sass
19 87 (16.05%) CMS
19 87 (16.05%) Oracle
19 87 (16.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 82 (15.13%) Linux
21 80 (14.76%) User Experience
22 75 (13.84%) React
23 68 (12.55%) Oracle Database
23 68 (12.55%) Unix
24 65 (11.99%) Scrum
25 64 (11.81%) PHP
26 63 (11.62%) XML
27 62 (11.44%) Java

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 87 (16.05%) CMS
2 38 (7.01%) EPiServer
3 27 (4.98%) Apache
4 21 (3.87%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.14%) IIS
6 16 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (2.95%) Umbraco
7 15 (2.77%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.58%) WebLogic
9 13 (2.40%) Drupal
9 13 (2.40%) nginx
9 13 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.21%) WordPress
11 8 (1.48%) JBoss
11 8 (1.48%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.48%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.74%) ColdFusion
13 4 (0.74%) Confluence
13 4 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (8.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.37%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.18%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.48%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.74%) Magento
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.87%) Google Analytics
2 19 (3.51%) GitHub
3 14 (2.58%) Office 365
4 11 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.85%) Google Tag Manager
6 8 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.92%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.55%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.77%) HTTP
2 13 (2.40%) SSL
3 12 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.85%) Internet
5 9 (1.66%) Intranet
6 5 (0.92%) Extranet
7 3 (0.55%) DNS
8 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.18%) Firewall
9 1 (0.18%) IMAP
9 1 (0.18%) LDAP
9 1 (0.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 68 (12.55%) Oracle Database
3 49 (9.04%) MySQL
4 38 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 32 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (5.54%) NoSQL
6 30 (5.54%) SQLPlus
7 27 (4.98%) RDBMS
8 23 (4.24%) MongoDB
9 15 (2.77%) Redis
10 12 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.74%) Power BI
15 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 124 (22.88%) Git (software)
2 50 (9.23%) Subversion
3 42 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 35 (6.46%) Visual Studio
5 28 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (4.98%) Grunt
7 25 (4.61%) Selenium
8 16 (2.95%) gulp
9 15 (2.77%) JIRA
10 14 (2.58%) Ant
10 14 (2.58%) Cucumber
11 13 (2.40%) IntelliJ
11 13 (2.40%) Karma Test Runner
12 12 (2.21%) Gatling
12 12 (2.21%) Sublime Text
12 12 (2.21%) TeamCity
13 11 (2.03%) Axure RP
13 11 (2.03%) Eclipse
13 11 (2.03%) JUnit
14 10 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 62 (11.44%) Finance
2 21 (3.87%) Marketing
3 18 (3.32%) Banking
4 15 (2.77%) Retail
5 9 (1.66%) Advertising
5 9 (1.66%) Back Office
6 4 (0.74%) Automotive
6 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.55%) German Language
8 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.18%) Games
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 501 (92.44%) Developer
2 160 (29.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 119 (21.96%) .NET Developer
4 98 (18.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 97 (17.90%) C# Developer
6 93 (17.16%) HTML Developer
7 87 (16.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 76 (14.02%) Web Developer
9 73 (13.47%) HTML CSS Developer
10 64 (11.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 64 (11.81%) SQL Developer
11 54 (9.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 50 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (7.38%) PHP Developer
14 39 (7.20%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 37 (6.83%) Oracle Developer
16 31 (5.72%) Senior Developer
17 30 (5.54%) Angular Developer
17 30 (5.54%) EPiServer Developer
18 28 (5.17%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (87.27%) HTML
2 441 (81.37%) CSS
3 267 (49.26%) HTML5
4 218 (40.22%) AngularJS
5 210 (38.75%) CSS3
6 179 (33.03%) Ajax
7 172 (31.73%) .NET
8 123 (22.69%) ASP.NET
9 96 (17.71%) Sass
10 87 (16.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 75 (13.84%) React
12 63 (11.62%) XML
13 60 (11.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (9.41%) .NET Framework
14 51 (9.41%) Web Services
14 51 (9.41%) XHTML
15 50 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 49 (9.04%) Node.js
16 49 (9.04%) REST
17 40 (7.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.76%) User Experience
2 11 (2.03%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.29%) W3C
6 6 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.92%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.55%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.37%) iPad
9 2 (0.37%) iPhone
9 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.18%) Animation
10 1 (0.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.18%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.18%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.18%) New Media
10 1 (0.18%) Social Media
10 1 (0.18%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.13%) Linux
2 68 (12.55%) Unix
3 51 (9.41%) Windows
4 15 (2.77%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.85%) AIX
6 7 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.92%) Android
8 5 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.74%) SUSE
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (34.69%) MVC
3 142 (26.20%) Front End Development
4 140 (25.83%) Web Development
5 65 (11.99%) Scrum
6 56 (10.33%) TDD
7 48 (8.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 47 (8.67%) Wireframes
9 44 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (7.01%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 37 (6.83%) SDLC
12 36 (6.64%) Analytics
12 36 (6.64%) OO
13 32 (5.90%) Content Management
13 32 (5.90%) Unit Testing
14 28 (5.17%) DevOps
15 27 (4.98%) Configuration Management
15 27 (4.98%) Waterfall
16 25 (4.61%) E-Commerce
17 24 (4.43%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 485 (89.48%) JavaScript
2 193 (35.61%) C#
3 169 (31.18%) SQL
4 64 (11.81%) PHP
5 62 (11.44%) Java
6 49 (9.04%) PL/SQL
7 41 (7.56%) Python
8 35 (6.46%) Shell Script
9 33 (6.09%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.14%) Ruby
12 13 (2.40%) Perl
12 13 (2.40%) Scala
13 12 (2.21%) Groovy
13 12 (2.21%) Haskell
14 11 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.85%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.48%) PHP 5
16 8 (1.48%) VB
17 7 (1.29%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 42 (7.75%) Degree
2 9 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.74%) MCSE
7 2 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.48%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (3.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (2.21%) Grafana
1 12 (2.21%) Kibana
2 7 (1.29%) Puppet
3 3 (0.55%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.37%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 87 (16.05%) Oracle
2 38 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.46%) Google
4 29 (5.35%) Adobe
5 12 (2.21%) IBM
6 9 (1.66%) Zend
7 8 (1.48%) Telerik
8 7 (1.29%) webMethods
9 5 (0.92%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.74%) ClickTale
10 4 (0.74%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.74%) Nintex
11 3 (0.55%) HP
11 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.55%) Twitter
12 2 (0.37%) Coremetrics
12 2 (0.37%) hybris
12 2 (0.37%) SAP
12 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.37%) Xamarin
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £25 to £33 per hour
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University Hospital Southampton
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