The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 27 April 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
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 16.13% 5.66% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 15.79% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £313 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69%  
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 Stockport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 26 19 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 83.87% 35.85% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 10
Median daily rate £313 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.28% +9.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Stockport

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Stockport region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (14.29%) SMACSS
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe