The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 12 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.25% 5.46% 4.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.76% 20.97% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 24
Median daily rate £366 £389 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +9.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £469 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -32.55% +49.87%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 137 124 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.66% 26.05% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 158
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.24% -  
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in South Wales

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in South Wales

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cardiff -10 11 £370 -4.51% 3
jQuery
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 33 (82.50%) HTML
1 33 (82.50%) CSS
2 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (65.00%) Ajax
3 26 (65.00%) HTML5
4 25 (62.50%) CSS3
5 24 (60.00%) Web Development
6 20 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 16 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 14 (35.00%) SQL
8 14 (35.00%) .NET
9 13 (32.50%) User Experience
10 12 (30.00%) React
10 12 (30.00%) C#
10 12 (30.00%) OOP
10 12 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
11 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 11 (27.50%) Wireframes
12 10 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 10 (25.00%) Docker
12 10 (25.00%) Durandal
12 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 10 (25.00%) Backbone.js
12 10 (25.00%) Sass
12 10 (25.00%) Node.js
13 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
13 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.50%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.00%) MSBuild
5 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.50%) Grunt
7 1 (2.50%) gulp
7 1 (2.50%) MbUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.50%) MSTest
7 1 (2.50%) NUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 11 (27.50%) Web Developer
3 9 (22.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 9 (22.50%) HTML Developer
4 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 6 (15.00%) PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.00%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (5.00%) UX Developer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) CSS
1 33 (82.50%) HTML
2 26 (65.00%) Ajax
2 26 (65.00%) HTML5
3 25 (62.50%) CSS3
4 20 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (35.00%) .NET
6 12 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (30.00%) React
6 12 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 10 (25.00%) Durandal
8 10 (25.00%) Node.js
8 10 (25.00%) Sass
9 9 (22.50%) Web Services
10 8 (20.00%) LINQ
11 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.50%) WCF
12 6 (15.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.00%) CMDB
4 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.00%) W3C
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Web Development
3 16 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 12 (30.00%) OOP
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
5 11 (27.50%) Wireframes
6 10 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (17.50%) Web Design
10 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
11 5 (12.50%) Scrum
12 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
12 4 (10.00%) DevOps
12 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
12 4 (10.00%) Release Management
12 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (10.00%) UML
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow
13 3 (7.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) WAI
2 1 (2.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.00%) Zend
2 5 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago