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 3 months to 26 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 6 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.04% 0.56% 8.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.35% 3.23% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Median daily rate £341 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £370 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +2.85% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -30.23% +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 31 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 26.05% 17.42% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 39
Median daily rate £335 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £381 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly 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 3 months to 26 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
Stoke-on-Trent +2 4 £338 -8.78% 3
jQuery
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) HTML5
5 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 10 (58.82%) TypeScript
6 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 9 (52.94%) TDD
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
8 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
8 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (35.29%) Sass
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (35.29%) SpecFlow
8 6 (35.29%) BDD
9 5 (29.41%) React
9 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (29.41%) Scrum
10 4 (23.53%) OO
10 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
10 4 (23.53%) LINQ
10 4 (23.53%) System Testing
10 4 (23.53%) Kanban

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) SpecFlow
3 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 3 (17.65%) NUnit
6 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Sass
7 5 (29.41%) React
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (23.53%) AutoMapper
8 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
8 4 (23.53%) LINQ
8 4 (23.53%) StructureMap
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (17.65%) XML
10 2 (11.76%) DOM
10 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 2 (11.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (17.65%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) BDD
4 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Kanban
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Workflow
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) SOA
8 2 (11.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) TypeScript
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Zend