Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 November 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 26 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 13 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.04% 4.71% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.31% 17.54% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 7
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +6.12%
10th Percentile £294 £236 £255
90th Percentile £365 £397 £364
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.08 £23.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.43% -3.16% +7.95%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 61 114 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 23.64% 26.82% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 74 86
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £345 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -2.47% +10.55%
10th Percentile £275 £266 £263
90th Percentile £426 £466 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Staffordshire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Staffordshire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent 0 7 £313 +4.17% 7
Lichfield - 2 - - 1
jQuery
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (69.23%) TypeScript
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) HTML5
5 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) BDD
6 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
6 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (46.15%) Sass
6 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 4 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (30.77%) AccuRev
8 4 (30.77%) JIRA
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 3 (23.08%) Erlang
9 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (23.08%) Go
9 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
9 3 (23.08%) Elixir

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
2 4 (30.77%) AccuRev
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 5 (38.46%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
7 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
8 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
7 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) WinForms
7 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (23.08%) API Development
7 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
7 3 (23.08%) SOLID
8 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.69%) Kanban
9 1 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) TypeScript
2 3 (23.08%) Elixir
2 3 (23.08%) Erlang
2 3 (23.08%) Go
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle