Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 18 36
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 -24
Contract jobs citing jQuery 13 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.85% 6.77% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.66% 21.43% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 5
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -11.54% -
10th Percentile £255 £204 £275
90th Percentile £350 £373 £351
West Midlands median daily rate £310 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -11.43% +16.67% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.42 £18.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +41.19% -37.26% +6.87%

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 83 126 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.97% 31.58% 42.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 83 88
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +1.47% +4.62%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £438 £438 £432
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +5.89% +7.93% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £23.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +29.79% -18.09% -3.56%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 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
Stoke-on-Trent -6 5 £300 +9.09% 14
Lichfield - 3 £320 -
Stafford +1 1 £325 -13.33% 2
jQuery
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) C#
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
7 6 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (46.15%) HTML5
8 5 (38.46%) TypeScript
8 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
9 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 4 (30.77%) AccuRev
9 4 (30.77%) JIRA
9 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
9 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (30.77%) SOLID
9 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (23.08%) API Development
10 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
10 3 (23.08%) Elixir
10 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
10 3 (23.08%) Go

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) AccuRev
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) Classic ASP
7 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (15.38%) Sass
8 2 (15.38%) WCF
9 1 (7.69%) Ajax
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (7.69%) CSS3
9 1 (7.69%) JSON
9 1 (7.69%) REST
9 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (30.77%) SOLID
6 3 (23.08%) API Development
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (7.69%) OOP
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) TypeScript
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Elixir
5 3 (23.08%) Erlang
5 3 (23.08%) Go
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle