Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 58 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 0
Contract jobs citing jQuery 570 542 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.44% 3.50% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.13% 12.90% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 387 435
South East median daily rate £424 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.90% +7.41% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £513 £474 £500
England median daily rate £404 £376 £369
% change year-on-year +7.38% +1.97% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 21
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -31.76% +8.97%
10th Percentile £37.50 £27.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £31.00 £63.92
England median hourly rate £43.75 £25.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +75.00% -39.39% +55.90%

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 5,122 4,201 4,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.88% 27.12% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,252 2,606 3,058
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £289 £275
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 75 109
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £8.00 £15.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £56.75 £57.50 £55.55
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.75% +8.55% +8.57%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 6 months to 24 June 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
Thames Valley +8 236 £400 +6.67% 145
Surrey -10 150 £450 +24.14% 46
Berkshire +26 99 £375 -6.25% 67
Hampshire -17 95 £400 +23.08% 62
Oxfordshire 0 77 £425 +6.25% 43
Buckinghamshire -15 59 £425 +6.25% 35
East Sussex +1 36 £350 +16.67% 22
West Sussex -2 33 £325 -18.75% 17
Kent -2 15 £393 +17.16% 36
Middlesex +3 6 £475 +10.08% 1
Sussex - 1 £550 -
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 487 (85.44%) JavaScript
2 448 (78.60%) HTML
3 401 (70.35%) CSS
4 258 (45.26%) AngularJS
5 238 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (34.74%) HTML5
7 192 (33.68%) C#
8 180 (31.58%) .NET
9 160 (28.07%) MVC
10 148 (25.96%) CSS3
11 141 (24.74%) Front End Development
12 135 (23.68%) SQL Server
13 125 (21.93%) ASP.NET
14 123 (21.58%) Git (software)
15 122 (21.40%) Web Development
16 114 (20.00%) SQL
17 113 (19.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 110 (19.30%) Node.js
19 106 (18.60%) Ajax
20 102 (17.89%) Scrum
20 102 (17.89%) React
21 99 (17.37%) Java
22 86 (15.09%) TDD
23 82 (14.39%) Sass
24 78 (13.68%) PHP
24 78 (13.68%) XML
25 77 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
26 76 (13.33%) .NET Framework
27 75 (13.16%) User Experience
28 73 (12.81%) JSON

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 44 (7.72%) CMS
1 44 (7.72%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.79%) IIS
3 24 (4.21%) Drupal
4 23 (4.04%) WordPress
5 15 (2.63%) Apache
5 15 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.58%) EPiServer
9 8 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.23%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.05%) Liferay
11 6 (1.05%) nginx
11 6 (1.05%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.88%) Confluence
12 5 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.93%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.05%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.88%) InVision
5 5 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.70%) UXPin
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.18%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Magento
2 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.89%) GitHub
2 36 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.04%) Office 365
4 22 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (2.81%) Serverless
6 14 (2.46%) OpenShift
7 10 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
7 10 (1.75%) Google Analytics
8 9 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (1.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.35%) NuGet
12 2 (0.35%) PaaS
12 2 (0.35%) SaaS
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.33%) HTTP
2 10 (1.75%) Internet
3 4 (0.70%) Bluetooth
3 4 (0.70%) DNS
3 4 (0.70%) SSL
3 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) Broadband
4 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) IMAP
4 1 (0.18%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) SMTP
4 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.30%) MySQL
3 48 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.21%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.21%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.16%) Hadoop
7 16 (2.81%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.46%) Big Data
9 12 (2.11%) SQLPlus
10 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.40%) Redis
12 7 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.23%) Power BI
12 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.05%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.05%) SQLite
14 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 123 (21.58%) Git (software)
2 67 (11.75%) Visual Studio
3 56 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (9.30%) Jenkins
5 29 (5.09%) JIRA
6 26 (4.56%) Subversion
7 25 (4.39%) Maven
7 25 (4.39%) NUnit
8 24 (4.21%) Grunt
9 22 (3.86%) Selenium
10 21 (3.68%) JUnit
11 20 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
12 19 (3.33%) gulp
13 13 (2.28%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (1.93%) Axure RP
15 10 (1.75%) Vagrant
16 8 (1.40%) Eclipse
16 8 (1.40%) Mockito
16 8 (1.40%) ProC
General
1 55 (9.65%) Finance
2 24 (4.21%) Retail
3 19 (3.33%) Marketing
4 14 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.75%) Banking
6 8 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.40%) Publishing
7 7 (1.23%) Advertising
7 7 (1.23%) Games
8 3 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 498 (87.37%) Developer
2 107 (18.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 100 (17.54%) .NET Developer
4 80 (14.04%) Web Developer
5 79 (13.86%) C# Developer
6 70 (12.28%) Angular Developer
7 56 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 54 (9.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 48 (8.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 43 (7.54%) Java Developer
11 33 (5.79%) SQL Developer
12 32 (5.61%) Senior Developer
13 31 (5.44%) HTML Developer
14 30 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
15 27 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 27 (4.74%) PHP Developer
16 26 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
17 24 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 24 (4.21%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 23 (4.04%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (78.60%) HTML
2 401 (70.35%) CSS
3 258 (45.26%) AngularJS
4 198 (34.74%) HTML5
5 180 (31.58%) .NET
6 148 (25.96%) CSS3
7 125 (21.93%) ASP.NET
8 113 (19.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 110 (19.30%) Node.js
10 106 (18.60%) Ajax
11 102 (17.89%) React
12 82 (14.39%) Sass
13 78 (13.68%) XML
14 77 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 76 (13.33%) .NET Framework
16 73 (12.81%) JSON
17 56 (9.82%) Entity Framework
17 56 (9.82%) Web Services
18 55 (9.65%) REST
19 53 (9.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (13.16%) User Experience
2 28 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.46%) N-Tier
5 11 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.75%) Clustering
7 9 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.58%) Fat Client
7 9 (1.58%) Fintech
7 9 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.58%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.23%) Life Science
9 7 (1.23%) Social Media
10 6 (1.05%) W3C
11 5 (0.88%) NHS
12 4 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.70%) CMDB
12 4 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.18%) Linux
2 37 (6.49%) Windows
3 23 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.33%) Android
5 17 (2.98%) Unix
6 8 (1.40%) AIX
7 7 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.88%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (28.07%) MVC
3 141 (24.74%) Front End Development
4 122 (21.40%) Web Development
5 102 (17.89%) Scrum
6 86 (15.09%) TDD
7 70 (12.28%) Microservices
8 67 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 56 (9.82%) OO
11 50 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
12 43 (7.54%) Unit Testing
13 37 (6.49%) DevOps
14 35 (6.14%) BDD
14 35 (6.14%) SDLC
15 33 (5.79%) Analytics
16 29 (5.09%) E-Commerce
17 24 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (4.21%) Open Source
17 24 (4.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 487 (85.44%) JavaScript
2 192 (33.68%) C#
3 114 (20.00%) SQL
4 99 (17.37%) Java
5 78 (13.68%) PHP
6 24 (4.21%) TypeScript
7 23 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 22 (3.86%) Go
9 20 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 16 (2.81%) Python
12 13 (2.28%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.11%) C++
13 12 (2.11%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.93%) C
15 10 (1.75%) Apex Code
15 10 (1.75%) Ruby
16 6 (1.05%) Java 8
16 6 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (7.19%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.74%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.33%) Degree
4 14 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.40%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.35%) MCSE
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.46%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) PMO
3 3 (0.53%) WCAG
4 2 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (5.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (3.16%) Ansible
2 10 (1.75%) Puppet
3 7 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.70%) Grafana
4 4 (0.70%) Kibana
4 4 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.47%) Oracle
3 29 (5.09%) Adobe
4 21 (3.68%) Google
5 17 (2.98%) Capita
6 13 (2.28%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.88%) ClickTale
9 4 (0.70%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.70%) Tealium
9 4 (0.70%) Telerik
10 3 (0.53%) HP
10 3 (0.53%) Omniture
10 3 (0.53%) Optimizely
10 3 (0.53%) Perforce
10 3 (0.53%) Twitter
10 3 (0.53%) webMethods
11 2 (0.35%) New Relic
11 2 (0.35%) Nintex