Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 60 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 -33 +1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 26 27 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.52% 2.46% 8.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.63% 8.49% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 90
South Wales median daily rate £385 £300 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -16.96% -3.67%
10th Percentile £268 £180 £300
90th Percentile £479 £518 £515
Wales median daily rate £385 £340 £361
% change year-on-year +13.24% -5.88% -3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate - - £36.51
Wales median hourly rate - - £36.51

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 270 318 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.21% 28.99% 34.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 235 341
South Wales median daily rate £400 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +19.29% -
10th Percentile £268 £200 £265
90th Percentile £537 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £413 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.81% +16.22% -35.65%
10th Percentile £32.50 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £21.50 £61.13
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.30 £29.50
% change year-on-year +170.90% -31.18% +24.21%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +4 25 £380 +26.67% 8
jQuery
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
5 15 (57.69%) HTML
5 15 (57.69%) .NET
5 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) CSS
7 13 (50.00%) NUnit
7 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (50.00%) MSTest
8 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
8 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
9 11 (42.31%) Mentoring
9 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
10 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
10 10 (38.46%) OOP
10 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
11 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
11 9 (34.62%) Coaching
11 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
11 9 (34.62%) LINQ
12 8 (30.77%) HTML5
12 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (30.77%) CSS3
12 8 (30.77%) TDD
13 7 (26.92%) OO
13 7 (26.92%) C#
13 7 (26.92%) Test Automation

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 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (15.38%) Couchbase
4 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MSTest
1 13 (50.00%) NUnit
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) MbUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
3 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.54%) Gradle
4 3 (11.54%) Grunt
4 3 (11.54%) gulp
4 3 (11.54%) JProfiler
4 3 (11.54%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
1 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
5 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 9 (34.62%) LINQ
7 8 (30.77%) CSS3
7 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
9 5 (19.23%) Ajax
9 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (19.23%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
10 4 (15.38%) J2EE
10 4 (15.38%) Node.js
10 4 (15.38%) Spring
10 4 (15.38%) WCF
10 4 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Mentoring
4 10 (38.46%) OOP
5 9 (34.62%) Coaching
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 7 (26.92%) OO
7 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
8 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 5 (19.23%) BDD
10 4 (15.38%) ATDD
10 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Test-First Development
11 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
11 3 (11.54%) Performance Optimisation
11 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Perforce