Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 61 49
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 -1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 496 549 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.95% 3.30% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.69% 12.31% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 356 512
South East median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% +7.28%
10th Percentile £298 £281 £239
90th Percentile £575 £500 £450
England median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 24 19
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £42.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.16% +52.68% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27.00 £37.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £31.00 £46.35 £42.75
England median hourly rate £30.83 £42.50 £28.60
% change year-on-year -27.46% +48.63% -18.30%

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 4642 4461 5139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.59% 26.80% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2850 2699 3318
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £514
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 131 122
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.00 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +14 257 £400 +9.97% 74
Oxfordshire +45 114 £440 -2.22% 27
Berkshire +28 101 £363 +1.75% 35
Hampshire -24 92 £375 +7.14% 44
Surrey +7 85 £465 +22.37% 17
Buckinghamshire -32 46 £344 +4.17% 12
East Sussex -20 23 £325 -15.47% 12
Kent -3 19 £340 - 4
Middlesex +6 11 £475 +26.67%
West Sussex -45 11 £300 -14.29% 7
Sussex - 1 - - 2
jQuery
England

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

1 451 (90.93%) JavaScript
2 381 (76.81%) HTML
3 365 (73.59%) CSS
4 241 (48.59%) AngularJS
5 198 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (34.68%) HTML5
7 166 (33.47%) MVC
8 161 (32.46%) C#
9 150 (30.24%) SQL
10 148 (29.84%) .NET
11 129 (26.01%) CSS3
12 127 (25.60%) SQL Server
13 124 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 120 (24.19%) Java
15 114 (22.98%) Web Development
16 110 (22.18%) Ajax
17 109 (21.98%) ASP.NET
17 109 (21.98%) React
18 105 (21.17%) Front End Development
19 104 (20.97%) Node.js
20 93 (18.75%) TDD
21 91 (18.35%) Linux
22 88 (17.74%) Web Services
23 81 (16.33%) XML
23 81 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 70 (14.11%) Microsoft
25 68 (13.71%) OO
26 65 (13.10%) User Experience
27 62 (12.50%) Oracle
27 62 (12.50%) Scrum

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 23 (4.64%) CMS
2 20 (4.03%) Apache
3 18 (3.63%) IIS
3 18 (3.63%) WebLogic
4 16 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (3.23%) WordPress
5 11 (2.22%) Drupal
5 11 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.61%) Confluence
6 8 (1.61%) nginx
6 8 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.41%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.60%) JBoss
9 3 (0.60%) Mongoose
10 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.40%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 21 (4.23%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.20%) GIMP
6 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.41%) KANA IQ
3 4 (0.81%) Magento
3 4 (0.81%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.23%) Google Analytics
4 13 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.02%) npm
5 10 (2.02%) SaaS
6 8 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
6 8 (1.61%) Serverless
7 7 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (1.41%) Office 365
8 6 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (1.21%) GitHub
9 5 (1.01%) Google Checkout
9 5 (1.01%) Yarn
10 3 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.40%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.22%) HTTP
1 11 (2.22%) Internet
2 4 (0.81%) SMTP
2 4 (0.81%) SSL
2 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.60%) DNS
3 3 (0.60%) IMAP
3 3 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) LDAP
4 1 (0.20%) RTP
4 1 (0.20%) SSH
4 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.68%) MySQL
3 40 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.85%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.62%) RDBMS
6 13 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.22%) Redis
7 11 (2.22%) SQLPlus
8 9 (1.81%) Big Data
9 8 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.01%) Endeca
12 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 124 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.89%) Visual Studio
3 52 (10.48%) Maven
4 44 (8.87%) JUnit
5 42 (8.47%) Ant
6 40 (8.06%) Subversion
7 38 (7.66%) Mockito
8 27 (5.44%) JIRA
9 25 (5.04%) Selenium
10 24 (4.84%) Jenkins
11 22 (4.44%) Grunt
12 21 (4.23%) gulp
12 21 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (4.03%) Eclipse
14 18 (3.63%) NUnit
15 15 (3.02%) Visual Studio Team System
16 12 (2.42%) Axure RP
17 10 (2.02%) Dreamweaver
18 9 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
18 9 (1.81%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (7.26%) Finance
2 18 (3.63%) Retail
3 16 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.02%) Banking
4 10 (2.02%) Marketing
5 9 (1.81%) Advertising
5 9 (1.81%) Publishing
6 5 (1.01%) Games
7 2 (0.40%) Automotive
7 2 (0.40%) Law
7 2 (0.40%) Legal
7 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Military
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 452 (91.13%) Developer
2 113 (22.78%) .NET Developer
3 107 (21.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 80 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 78 (15.73%) C# Developer
6 66 (13.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 60 (12.10%) Java Developer
8 56 (11.29%) Senior Developer
9 47 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 45 (9.07%) Web Developer
11 44 (8.87%) SQL Developer
12 39 (7.86%) HTML Developer
13 37 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
14 36 (7.26%) PHP Developer
15 33 (6.65%) AWS Developer
15 33 (6.65%) HTML CSS Developer
16 32 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 29 (5.85%) UI Developer
18 24 (4.84%) Angular Developer
19 23 (4.64%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (76.81%) HTML
2 365 (73.59%) CSS
3 241 (48.59%) AngularJS
4 172 (34.68%) HTML5
5 148 (29.84%) .NET
6 129 (26.01%) CSS3
7 110 (22.18%) Ajax
8 109 (21.98%) ASP.NET
8 109 (21.98%) React
9 104 (20.97%) Node.js
10 88 (17.74%) Web Services
11 81 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 81 (16.33%) XML
12 61 (12.30%) JSON
13 58 (11.69%) Spring
14 56 (11.29%) .NET Framework
15 55 (11.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 55 (11.09%) Sass
16 52 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 51 (10.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.10%) User Experience
2 18 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.81%) W3C
6 5 (1.01%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.81%) Animation
7 4 (0.81%) New Media
8 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.60%) iPad
9 2 (0.40%) Clustering
9 2 (0.40%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.40%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.40%) Fintech
9 2 (0.40%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.35%) Linux
2 50 (10.08%) Windows
3 27 (5.44%) Unix
4 11 (2.22%) AIX
4 11 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.41%) Windows 2000
7 5 (1.01%) Android
8 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.81%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) SUSE
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (33.47%) MVC
3 114 (22.98%) Web Development
4 105 (21.17%) Front End Development
5 93 (18.75%) TDD
6 68 (13.71%) OO
7 62 (12.50%) Scrum
8 61 (12.30%) Unit Testing
9 55 (11.09%) Configuration Management
10 54 (10.89%) SDLC
11 47 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (9.07%) BDD
13 31 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 28 (5.65%) Analytics
15 25 (5.04%) SOA
16 23 (4.64%) Test Automation
17 22 (4.44%) API Development
17 22 (4.44%) E-Commerce
17 22 (4.44%) Web Application Development
17 22 (4.44%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 451 (90.93%) JavaScript
2 161 (32.46%) C#
3 150 (30.24%) SQL
4 120 (24.19%) Java
5 55 (11.09%) PHP
6 31 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 30 (6.05%) T-SQL
8 22 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.23%) Python
10 15 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.62%) XPath
12 11 (2.22%) Ruby
13 10 (2.02%) C
14 9 (1.81%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.61%) VBScript
16 7 (1.41%) Groovy
16 7 (1.41%) PHP 7
17 5 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
17 5 (1.01%) Perl
17 5 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (4.03%) Degree
2 9 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.41%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) RosettaNet
2 2 (0.40%) WAI
3 1 (0.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) PSD2
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (9.27%) Puppet
2 41 (8.27%) Ansible
2 41 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.81%) Grafana
3 4 (0.81%) Kibana
3 4 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.40%) logstash
5 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.50%) Oracle
3 17 (3.43%) Adobe
4 14 (2.82%) Google
5 8 (1.61%) Zend
6 7 (1.41%) KANA
6 7 (1.41%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.21%) ClickTale
8 5 (1.01%) Coremetrics
8 5 (1.01%) hybris
8 5 (1.01%) PayPal
8 5 (1.01%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.01%) Telerik
9 4 (0.81%) IBM
10 3 (0.60%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.60%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.40%) New Relic
11 2 (0.40%) Nuxeo