Period
to 21 April 2018

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 6 months to 21 April 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 42 14
Rank change year-on-year -25 -28 +27
Contract jobs citing jQuery 32 38 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.40% 3.64% 13.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.67% 13.48% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 116
South Wales median daily rate £400 £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -28.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £360 £185 £305
90th Percentile £536 £441 £416
Wales median daily rate £405 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +19.12% -9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate - - £68.50
Wales median hourly rate - - £68.50

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 369 282 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.66% 27.01% 36.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 222 293
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £281
90th Percentile £574 £530 £455
Wales median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £16.39 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +235.57% -63.78% +57.39%
10th Percentile £32.50 £16.18 £39.02
90th Percentile £77.50 £16.71 £70.25
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 £45.25
% change year-on-year +233.33% -63.54% +57.39%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 April 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
Cardiff -28 22 £398 +22.31% 8
Newport - 2 £400 - 6
Bridgend - 2 - - 1
jQuery
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (78.13%) MVC
3 24 (75.00%) .NET
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (59.38%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
5 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
6 16 (50.00%) SQL
6 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (50.00%) Entity Framework
7 15 (46.88%) MSTest
7 15 (46.88%) NUnit
8 14 (43.75%) C#
9 13 (40.63%) CSS
9 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
9 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
10 12 (37.50%) OOP
10 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
11 11 (34.38%) TDD
11 11 (34.38%) WCF
11 11 (34.38%) LINQ
11 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
11 11 (34.38%) Coaching
11 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
12 9 (28.13%) HTML5
12 9 (28.13%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (25.00%) Scrum

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 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.50%) Couchbase
4 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MSTest
1 15 (46.88%) NUnit
2 6 (18.75%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.50%) MbUnit
4 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 4 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Back Office
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) .NET
1 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (59.38%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
4 16 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 13 (40.63%) CSS
6 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
6 11 (34.38%) LINQ
6 11 (34.38%) WCF
7 9 (28.13%) HTML5
7 9 (28.13%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (21.88%) CSS3
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (15.63%) React
10 5 (15.63%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
12 3 (9.38%) Backbone.js
12 3 (9.38%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.38%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (78.13%) MVC
3 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
4 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
5 12 (37.50%) OOP
6 11 (34.38%) Coaching
6 11 (34.38%) TDD
7 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
9 7 (21.88%) BDD
10 6 (18.75%) DevOps
10 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
11 4 (12.50%) ATDD
11 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 4 (12.50%) OO
11 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 4 (12.50%) Test-First Development
11 4 (12.50%) Web Development
12 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Nintex
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore