The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 48 51
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 91 111 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.32% 3.70% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.59% 14.02% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 83 76
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 723 792 794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 26.41% 26.44% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 547 553
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 38
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.63 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.97% -0.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.75 £55.00
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol +11 42 £348 +6.92% 16
Wiltshire -2 18 £425 +30.76% 5
Gloucestershire +11 12 £334 -11.00% 7
Somerset -8 8 £325 -13.33% 9
Dorset 0 4 £375 +7.14% 15
Cornwall - 3 £250 - 1
Devon -16 2 £325 +67.74% 4
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 173 (90.58%) JavaScript
2 160 (83.77%) HTML
3 154 (80.63%) CSS
4 84 (43.98%) .NET
5 78 (40.84%) C#
6 76 (39.79%) MVC
7 69 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (35.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 67 (35.08%) HTML5
10 63 (32.98%) AngularJS
11 57 (29.84%) ASP.NET
12 47 (24.61%) Web Development
13 45 (23.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (23.04%) SQL
14 44 (23.04%) SQL Server
15 42 (21.99%) Finance
16 41 (21.47%) Git (software)
17 34 (17.80%) Ajax
17 34 (17.80%) Front End Development
18 33 (17.28%) CMS
18 33 (17.28%) Scrum
18 33 (17.28%) XML
19 32 (16.75%) Java
19 32 (16.75%) Content Management
19 32 (16.75%) Sass
20 30 (15.71%) SOAP
21 29 (15.18%) Oracle
21 29 (15.18%) Visual Studio
21 29 (15.18%) Microsoft
21 29 (15.18%) TDD

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 33 (17.28%) CMS
2 17 (8.90%) IIS
3 16 (8.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 15 (7.85%) ColdFusion
5 10 (5.24%) Drupal
6 8 (4.19%) Railo
6 8 (4.19%) WebLogic
7 7 (3.66%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.14%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.09%) Apache
9 4 (2.09%) Sitefinity
9 4 (2.09%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.57%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.05%) GeoServer
11 2 (1.05%) JBoss
11 2 (1.05%) Liferay
11 2 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (2.62%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.09%) LaTeX
3 2 (1.05%) InDesign
3 2 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.05%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.62%) GitHub
2 5 (2.62%) IBM Blueworks
3 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) Internet
2 5 (2.62%) HTTP
3 2 (1.05%) LDAP
4 1 (0.52%) Firewall
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) SMS
4 1 (0.52%) SMTP
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.04%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.90%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.28%) MySQL
4 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.52%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 45 (23.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (21.47%) Git (software)
3 29 (15.18%) Visual Studio
4 18 (9.42%) Jenkins
5 17 (8.90%) Cucumber
6 16 (8.38%) Selenium
7 10 (5.24%) Jasmine
7 10 (5.24%) SpecFlow
8 8 (4.19%) Hudson
8 8 (4.19%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.66%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.66%) gulp
10 6 (3.14%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (2.62%) Maven
12 4 (2.09%) Ant
12 4 (2.09%) Gradle
12 4 (2.09%) Grunt
12 4 (2.09%) QUnit
13 3 (1.57%) Bower
13 3 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 42 (21.99%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Marketing
3 13 (6.81%) Banking
4 11 (5.76%) Electronics
4 11 (5.76%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.76%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.62%) Advertising
5 5 (2.62%) Back Office
5 5 (2.62%) Retail
6 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 169 (88.48%) Developer
2 36 (18.85%) .NET Developer
3 30 (15.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (14.66%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.52%) Sitecore Developer
6 20 (10.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (9.95%) UI Developer
8 18 (9.42%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (6.81%) Oracle Developer
11 12 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.28%) Designer
11 12 (6.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.76%) Software Developer
13 10 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.24%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (5.24%) HTML Developer
14 8 (4.19%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (4.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (83.77%) HTML
2 154 (80.63%) CSS
3 84 (43.98%) .NET
4 68 (35.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 67 (35.08%) HTML5
6 63 (32.98%) AngularJS
7 57 (29.84%) ASP.NET
8 34 (17.80%) Ajax
9 33 (17.28%) XML
10 32 (16.75%) Sass
11 30 (15.71%) SOAP
12 29 (15.18%) CSS3
13 27 (14.14%) Web Services
14 25 (13.09%) JSON
15 24 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (12.57%) REST
16 23 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (12.04%) RESTful
17 21 (10.99%) .NET Framework
17 21 (10.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.18%) User Experience
2 17 (8.90%) W3C
3 14 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.19%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.09%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.57%) Fintech
9 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.05%) RIA
10 1 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.52%) iPad
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Social Media
10 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.57%) Windows
2 12 (6.28%) Linux
3 5 (2.62%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Unix
4 4 (2.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.79%) MVC
2 69 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (24.61%) Web Development
4 34 (17.80%) Front End Development
5 33 (17.28%) Scrum
6 32 (16.75%) Content Management
7 29 (15.18%) TDD
8 22 (11.52%) BDD
9 18 (9.42%) OO
10 16 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (6.81%) Web Design
12 12 (6.28%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (6.28%) MVVM
13 11 (5.76%) Analytics
13 11 (5.76%) ITIL
13 11 (5.76%) OOD
13 11 (5.76%) Programme Management
14 10 (5.24%) DevOps
15 9 (4.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 173 (90.58%) JavaScript
2 78 (40.84%) C#
3 44 (23.04%) SQL
4 32 (16.75%) Java
5 23 (12.04%) PHP
6 14 (7.33%) PL/SQL
7 10 (5.24%) Python
7 10 (5.24%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.66%) ActionScript
8 7 (3.66%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.62%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.57%) Ada
10 3 (1.57%) C
11 2 (1.05%) Ruby
11 2 (1.05%) Scala
11 2 (1.05%) VB
12 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.52%) Groovy
12 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.19%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.14%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.62%) Degree
6 3 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.09%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.05%) vRealize
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (15.18%) Microsoft
1 29 (15.18%) Oracle
2 22 (11.52%) Sitecore
3 14 (7.33%) Apple
4 11 (5.76%) SAP
5 10 (5.24%) IBM
5 10 (5.24%) Sencha
6 5 (2.62%) Adobe
6 5 (2.62%) Pega
6 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.62%) webMethods
7 4 (2.09%) hybris
7 4 (2.09%) Twitter
8 3 (1.57%) Telerik
9 2 (1.05%) RedGate
9 2 (1.05%) VMware
9 2 (1.05%) Zend
10 1 (0.52%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.52%) Facebook
10 1 (0.52%) Panasonic
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