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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
England / South West
Rank 52 52 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 101 92 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.89% 3.18% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.59% 13.05% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 68 74
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £515 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -59.21% +24.20%  

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 743 705 764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.60% 24.37% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 468 498
Median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 51 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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

jQuery
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

jQuery
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 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the South West

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in the South West

jQuery
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 24 March 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
Wiltshire +25 42 £413 +28.40% 4
Bristol -1 25 £353 -6.00% 21
Devon +6 10 £413 +26.92% 6
Gloucestershire +6 10 £406 +25.00% 6
Somerset +2 4 £444 +44.30% 4
Dorset 0 4 £393 -7.64% 4
Cornwall - 1 £325 -
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 186 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 172 (84.31%) HTML
3 166 (81.37%) CSS
4 105 (51.47%) .NET
5 99 (48.53%) C#
6 82 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (39.22%) MVC
8 79 (38.73%) ASP.NET
9 72 (35.29%) HTML5
10 64 (31.37%) AngularJS
11 62 (30.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 55 (26.96%) SQL Server
13 47 (23.04%) Web Development
14 44 (21.57%) Finance
14 44 (21.57%) Front End Development
15 43 (21.08%) Ajax
16 42 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 41 (20.10%) Git (software)
17 41 (20.10%) SQL
18 40 (19.61%) Scrum
19 39 (19.12%) SOAP
20 38 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC
21 36 (17.65%) CSS3
21 36 (17.65%) Sass
22 35 (17.16%) Visual Studio
22 35 (17.16%) CMS
23 34 (16.67%) Oracle
23 34 (16.67%) Microsoft
23 34 (16.67%) Content Management
23 34 (16.67%) REST

jQuery
Top Related 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 35 (17.16%) CMS
2 20 (9.80%) IIS
2 20 (9.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.39%) ColdFusion
5 10 (4.90%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.41%) Apache
7 8 (3.92%) Drupal
7 8 (3.92%) Railo
7 8 (3.92%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.92%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.94%) Umbraco
10 5 (2.45%) JBoss
10 5 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.96%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.98%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.98%) nginx
12 2 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.98%) InDesign
3 2 (0.98%) LaTeX
3 2 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (1.47%) GitHub
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.98%) Office 365
4 2 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Boomi
5 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.84%) Internet
2 4 (1.96%) LDAP
3 3 (1.47%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) Extranet
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) Skype
4 1 (0.49%) SMTP
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.96%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.75%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.35%) MySQL
4 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.47%) Big Data
10 3 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (20.10%) Git (software)
3 35 (17.16%) Visual Studio
4 21 (10.29%) Cucumber
5 17 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 15 (7.35%) Jasmine
6 15 (7.35%) Selenium
7 13 (6.37%) Bitbucket
8 9 (4.41%) Mockito
8 9 (4.41%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.92%) Hudson
10 7 (3.43%) Maven
10 7 (3.43%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (2.94%) Subversion
12 4 (1.96%) Axure RP
12 4 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 3 (1.47%) Gradle
General
1 44 (21.57%) Finance
2 24 (11.76%) Marketing
3 19 (9.31%) Telecoms
4 18 (8.82%) Manufacturing
5 17 (8.33%) Electronics
6 7 (3.43%) Banking
7 6 (2.94%) Advertising
8 5 (2.45%) Back Office
8 5 (2.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 184 (90.20%) Developer
2 61 (29.90%) .NET Developer
3 38 (18.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 31 (15.20%) C# Developer
5 26 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (10.29%) Java Developer
7 20 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 18 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.82%) Sitecore Developer
9 17 (8.33%) HTML Developer
9 17 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (6.86%) HTML CSS Developer
11 13 (6.37%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (6.37%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (6.37%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.37%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.39%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (4.90%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.90%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (84.31%) HTML
2 166 (81.37%) CSS
3 105 (51.47%) .NET
4 79 (38.73%) ASP.NET
5 72 (35.29%) HTML5
6 64 (31.37%) AngularJS
7 62 (30.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 43 (21.08%) Ajax
9 39 (19.12%) SOAP
10 38 (18.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (17.65%) CSS3
11 36 (17.65%) Sass
12 34 (16.67%) REST
13 32 (15.69%) .NET Framework
13 32 (15.69%) JSON
14 28 (13.73%) XML
15 27 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (12.75%) Web Services
17 23 (11.27%) Spring
18 22 (10.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.75%) User Experience
2 16 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.84%) W3C
3 8 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.45%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.98%) iPad
6 2 (0.98%) RIA
6 2 (0.98%) Wiki
7 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.73%) Windows
2 12 (5.88%) Linux
3 7 (3.43%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.45%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (39.22%) MVC
3 47 (23.04%) Web Development
4 44 (21.57%) Front End Development
5 40 (19.61%) Scrum
6 34 (16.67%) Content Management
7 31 (15.20%) TDD
8 24 (11.76%) BDD
9 22 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (10.29%) OO
11 18 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (8.33%) OOD
12 17 (8.33%) Programme Management
13 13 (6.37%) Web Design
14 12 (5.88%) ITIL
15 10 (4.90%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.90%) MVVM
15 10 (4.90%) SOA
15 10 (4.90%) Software Engineering
16 9 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 186 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 99 (48.53%) C#
3 41 (20.10%) SQL
4 33 (16.18%) Java
5 20 (9.80%) PHP
6 15 (7.35%) ActionScript
7 14 (6.86%) PL/SQL
8 12 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.96%) Scala
11 3 (1.47%) C
11 3 (1.47%) Python
12 2 (0.98%) Ruby
12 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.49%) C++
13 1 (0.49%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) VB
13 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (9.31%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) Degree
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.98%) Kibana
2 2 (0.98%) vRealize
3 1 (0.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 34 (16.67%) Oracle
2 20 (9.80%) Sitecore
3 17 (8.33%) SAP
4 16 (7.84%) Apple
5 10 (4.90%) IBM
6 9 (4.41%) Sencha
7 5 (2.45%) Pega
7 5 (2.45%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.45%) webMethods
8 3 (1.47%) Adobe
8 3 (1.47%) hybris
9 2 (0.98%) Google
9 2 (0.98%) VMware
9 2 (0.98%) Zend
10 1 (0.49%) Dell
10 1 (0.49%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.49%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.49%) RedGate
10 1 (0.49%) Telerik
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