Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 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
England > South West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 160 188 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.92% 3.43% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.75% 12.69% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 124 186
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £268 £264 £273
90th Percentile £469 £463 £429
England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
South West median hourly rate £11.00 - £50.00
10th Percentile £10.50 - £38.75
90th Percentile £11.50 - £52.63
England median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +49.12% -25.00% +42.06%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,488 1,482 1,572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.20% 27.04% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 928 1,118
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £278 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £533
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 40
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35.25 £31.25 £20.39
90th Percentile £51.75 £53.75 £54.08
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +9.59% -1.35%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 August 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
Bristol -22 63 £375 +7.14% 43
Wiltshire +1 37 £375 -8.54% 20
Gloucestershire -1 23 £375 +3.81% 20
Devon +5 9 £275 -31.25% 16
Somerset -1 8 £375 +3.45% 16
Cornwall -3 7 £300 +20.00% 2
Dorset -5 7 £300 -20.00% 23
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 West region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 127 (79.38%) HTML
2 117 (73.13%) CSS
3 111 (69.38%) JavaScript
4 101 (63.13%) .NET
5 100 (62.50%) C#
6 96 (60.00%) MVC
7 84 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (43.75%) SQL Server
9 64 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 58 (36.25%) ASP.NET
11 43 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (24.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 39 (24.38%) SQL
12 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 38 (23.75%) HTML5
14 34 (21.25%) Scrum
15 32 (20.00%) PHP
16 31 (19.38%) REST
16 31 (19.38%) JSON
17 29 (18.13%) Unit Testing
17 29 (18.13%) Finance
18 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
19 25 (15.63%) MySQL
20 24 (15.00%) Web Development
21 23 (14.38%) .NET Framework
21 23 (14.38%) Git (software)
21 23 (14.38%) TDD
22 22 (13.75%) SOAP
22 22 (13.75%) Web Services
22 22 (13.75%) Node.js

jQuery
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 16 (10.00%) IIS
2 9 (5.63%) CMS
3 7 (4.38%) Confluence
3 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.75%) Kentico
4 6 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.75%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.50%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.88%) Apache
6 3 (1.88%) Drupal
6 3 (1.88%) WordPress
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.13%) InVision
2 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Magento
2 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.75%) npm
4 4 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.88%) NuGet
6 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.25%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.63%) GitHub
7 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.63%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.25%) HTTP
2 2 (1.25%) SMS
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.63%) MySQL
3 9 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.25%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.63%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
8 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (14.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.25%) Visual Studio
3 15 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.88%) JIRA
5 7 (4.38%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.75%) NUnit
6 6 (3.75%) Selenium
7 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.25%) Subversion
9 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.63%) GitLab
9 1 (0.63%) Grunt
9 1 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.63%) Maven
9 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.63%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.63%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.63%) Xdebug
General
1 29 (18.13%) Finance
2 17 (10.63%) Marketing
3 15 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.13%) Electronics
4 13 (8.13%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.75%) Games
6 4 (2.50%) Advertising
7 2 (1.25%) Back Office
7 2 (1.25%) Banking
7 2 (1.25%) Law
7 2 (1.25%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 153 (95.63%) Developer
2 65 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 37 (23.13%) C# Developer
4 30 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (11.25%) PHP Developer
8 14 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.50%) Web Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Angular Developer
11 7 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (3.75%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.75%) SharePoint Developer
13 5 (3.13%) Junior
13 5 (3.13%) Junior Developer
14 4 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (79.38%) HTML
2 117 (73.13%) CSS
3 101 (63.13%) .NET
4 64 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 58 (36.25%) ASP.NET
6 43 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 39 (24.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 38 (23.75%) HTML5
9 31 (19.38%) JSON
9 31 (19.38%) REST
10 23 (14.38%) .NET Framework
11 22 (13.75%) Node.js
11 22 (13.75%) SOAP
11 22 (13.75%) Web Services
12 20 (12.50%) CSS3
13 16 (10.00%) React
14 15 (9.38%) Entity Framework
15 14 (8.75%) RESTful
15 14 (8.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (6.25%) User Experience
2 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Fintech
5 1 (0.63%) Life Science
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.88%) Linux
1 11 (6.88%) Windows
2 3 (1.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (60.00%) MVC
2 84 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.25%) Scrum
4 29 (18.13%) Unit Testing
5 24 (15.00%) Web Development
6 23 (14.38%) TDD
7 19 (11.88%) Front End Development
8 15 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.75%) Software Engineering
10 13 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (8.13%) OO
10 13 (8.13%) Programme Management
11 11 (6.88%) Analytics
11 11 (6.88%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.63%) OOD
12 9 (5.63%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (5.00%) SDLC
14 7 (4.38%) DevOps
15 6 (3.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 111 (69.38%) JavaScript
2 100 (62.50%) C#
3 39 (24.38%) SQL
4 32 (20.00%) PHP
5 15 (9.38%) Java
6 9 (5.63%) TypeScript
7 8 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.50%) Python
9 2 (1.25%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) ES6
10 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.50%) Degree
2 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (8.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.25%) Oracle
3 13 (8.13%) SAP
4 11 (6.88%) Zend
5 7 (4.38%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.38%) Splunk
6 4 (2.50%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.88%) Infragistics
7 3 (1.88%) Telerik
8 2 (1.25%) Capita
8 2 (1.25%) Google
8 2 (1.25%) hybris
8 2 (1.25%) IBM
8 2 (1.25%) Pega
8 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.25%) Siebel
8 2 (1.25%) Twitter
8 2 (1.25%) webMethods
9 1 (0.63%) New Relic
9 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce