Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 71 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 -13
Contract jobs citing jQuery 558 505 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.32% 3.01% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.08% 10.65% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 328
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +9.59% +7.35%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £525 £584 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 20
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -31.76% +51.79%
10th Percentile £35.00 £27.00 £37.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £31.00 £46.80
England median hourly rate £45.00 £33.72 £42.50
% change year-on-year +33.45% -20.66% +50.44%

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 5,534 4,740 4,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.97% 28.23% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,605 2,902 2,685
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £281
90th Percentile £575 £570 £538
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 90 121
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £26.65 £16.48 £18.22
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.08 £55.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the South East

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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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 December 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 -17 185 £413 +3.13% 100
Hampshire +13 143 £400 +6.67% 53
Surrey +2 118 £450 -5.26% 46
Oxfordshire -1 87 £413 -8.33% 26
Berkshire -34 68 £400 +10.34% 42
West Sussex +20 47 £433 +44.17% 13
Kent +22 32 £313 -8.09% 54
Buckinghamshire +12 30 £384 +13.70% 32
East Sussex -11 22 £425 +30.77% 11
Middlesex +6 8 £425 -10.53%
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 484 (86.74%) JavaScript
2 456 (81.72%) HTML
3 425 (76.16%) CSS
4 230 (41.22%) AngularJS
5 224 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
6 221 (39.61%) C#
7 219 (39.25%) .NET
8 191 (34.23%) HTML5
9 176 (31.54%) MVC
10 137 (24.55%) SQL Server
11 131 (23.48%) Git (software)
12 123 (22.04%) SQL
13 122 (21.86%) Ajax
14 119 (21.33%) ASP.NET
15 114 (20.43%) CSS3
16 108 (19.35%) XML
17 98 (17.56%) Web Development
18 94 (16.85%) Java
19 91 (16.31%) Microsoft
20 90 (16.13%) Front End Development
21 87 (15.59%) PHP
21 87 (15.59%) JSON
22 82 (14.70%) ASP.NET MVC
22 82 (14.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 80 (14.34%) .NET Framework
23 80 (14.34%) ASP.NET Web API
24 79 (14.16%) Scrum
25 75 (13.44%) Test Automation
25 75 (13.44%) React
26 73 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure

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 53 (9.50%) CMS
2 43 (7.71%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.66%) WordPress
4 25 (4.48%) Tomcat
5 24 (4.30%) Apache
6 21 (3.76%) IIS
7 19 (3.41%) JBoss
7 19 (3.41%) nginx
7 19 (3.41%) WebLogic
8 15 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (2.69%) Umbraco
9 14 (2.51%) Drupal
10 13 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (1.61%) EPiServer
13 8 (1.43%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.25%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.41%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.25%) Chatbot
3 7 (1.25%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.18%) GIMP
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.90%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 73 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.73%) GitHub
3 28 (5.02%) Google Analytics
4 26 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (4.30%) Office 365
6 10 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (1.79%) SaaS
7 9 (1.61%) PaaS
7 9 (1.61%) Serverless
8 8 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (1.25%) Apigee
9 7 (1.25%) IaaS
10 6 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.90%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.54%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.54%) npm
12 3 (0.54%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.09%) HTTP
2 25 (4.48%) SSL
3 19 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.69%) Internet
5 7 (1.25%) Skype
6 5 (0.90%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.72%) DNS
7 4 (0.72%) DVB
7 4 (0.72%) RFID
7 4 (0.72%) SNMP
8 3 (0.54%) IMAP
8 3 (0.54%) SMS
8 3 (0.54%) SMTP
9 2 (0.36%) Intranet
10 1 (0.18%) ICMP
10 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.18%) MQTT
10 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 72 (12.90%) MySQL
3 49 (8.78%) NoSQL
4 32 (5.73%) MongoDB
5 31 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.51%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.51%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.15%) Redis
9 10 (1.79%) Big Data
10 9 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.08%) Cloudant
13 6 (1.08%) Power BI
13 6 (1.08%) Spotfire
13 6 (1.08%) SQLite
14 4 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 131 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 54 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (9.32%) Visual Studio
4 44 (7.89%) Subversion
5 39 (6.99%) Selenium
6 36 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 30 (5.38%) Grunt
8 29 (5.20%) Eclipse
9 21 (3.76%) gulp
9 21 (3.76%) JIRA
9 21 (3.76%) JUnit
10 20 (3.58%) Ant
11 19 (3.41%) Cucumber
12 18 (3.23%) Gatling
12 18 (3.23%) IntelliJ
12 18 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
12 18 (3.23%) Sublime Text
13 16 (2.87%) Maven
14 14 (2.51%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (8.78%) Finance
2 23 (4.12%) Marketing
3 16 (2.87%) Back Office
4 14 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.25%) Publishing
6 5 (0.90%) Banking
6 5 (0.90%) Retail
7 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 512 (91.76%) Developer
2 115 (20.61%) .NET Developer
3 93 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 62 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 61 (10.93%) Web Developer
6 57 (10.22%) Full Stack Developer
7 54 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 46 (8.24%) Angular Developer
8 46 (8.24%) PHP Developer
8 46 (8.24%) Senior Developer
9 41 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 41 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 32 (5.73%) HTML Developer
10 32 (5.73%) Java Developer
11 27 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (4.84%) SQL Developer
12 25 (4.48%) HTML CSS Developer
13 21 (3.76%) Applications Developer
13 21 (3.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (81.72%) HTML
2 425 (76.16%) CSS
3 230 (41.22%) AngularJS
4 219 (39.25%) .NET
5 191 (34.23%) HTML5
6 122 (21.86%) Ajax
7 119 (21.33%) ASP.NET
8 114 (20.43%) CSS3
9 108 (19.35%) XML
10 87 (15.59%) JSON
11 82 (14.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 82 (14.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 80 (14.34%) .NET Framework
12 80 (14.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 75 (13.44%) React
14 68 (12.19%) REST
15 67 (12.01%) Web Services
16 63 (11.29%) SOAP
17 60 (10.75%) Sass
18 57 (10.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.22%) User Experience
2 33 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.33%) W3C
7 8 (1.43%) iPhone
7 8 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (1.43%) Social Media
8 7 (1.25%) Fintech
9 4 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.72%) RIA
10 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.54%) Life Science
10 3 (0.54%) Mashup
10 3 (0.54%) NHS
10 3 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.36%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 71 (12.72%) Windows
2 68 (12.19%) Linux
3 30 (5.38%) Unix
4 21 (3.76%) Ubuntu
5 13 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.43%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.25%) CentOS
9 4 (0.72%) Android
10 2 (0.36%) Debian
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (31.54%) MVC
3 98 (17.56%) Web Development
4 90 (16.13%) Front End Development
5 79 (14.16%) Scrum
6 75 (13.44%) Test Automation
7 67 (12.01%) TDD
8 65 (11.65%) OO
9 64 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (11.11%) Microservices
11 48 (8.60%) Analytics
12 46 (8.24%) DevOps
13 38 (6.81%) Problem-Solving
14 35 (6.27%) SDLC
15 34 (6.09%) E-Commerce
16 32 (5.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 30 (5.38%) Software Engineering
18 27 (4.84%) Unit Testing
19 26 (4.66%) Dependency Injection
20 25 (4.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 484 (86.74%) JavaScript
2 221 (39.61%) C#
3 123 (22.04%) SQL
4 94 (16.85%) Java
5 87 (15.59%) PHP
6 44 (7.89%) Go
7 43 (7.71%) Python
8 38 (6.81%) PowerShell
9 32 (5.73%) T-SQL
10 22 (3.94%) Perl
11 20 (3.58%) TypeScript
12 19 (3.41%) Groovy
13 18 (3.23%) Haskell
13 18 (3.23%) Ruby
14 17 (3.05%) Scala
15 11 (1.97%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.61%) Apple Swift
16 9 (1.61%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.61%) PHP 5
17 8 (1.43%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 25 (4.48%) Degree
2 24 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.54%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.61%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) WCAG
3 1 (0.18%) PMO
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (8.78%) Docker
2 6 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (4.30%) Puppet
2 18 (3.23%) Grafana
2 18 (3.23%) Kibana
3 10 (1.79%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.08%) Ansible
4 6 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 91 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.17%) Google
3 36 (6.45%) Oracle
4 24 (4.30%) Adobe
5 13 (2.33%) webMethods
6 8 (1.43%) ServiceNow
7 7 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.25%) Zend
8 5 (0.90%) ClickTale
8 5 (0.90%) Perfecto Mobile
8 5 (0.90%) Tableau
9 4 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.54%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.18%) Apple
12 1 (0.18%) IBM
12 1 (0.18%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.18%) Pega
12 1 (0.18%) Sage
12 1 (0.18%) Telerik