Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.22% 5.51% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 13.21% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Stockport median daily rate £340 £438 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.29% +75.00% -33.33%
Manchester median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Stockport median hourly rate - - £37.50
Manchester median hourly rate - - £13.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 47 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 52.22% 41.73% 55.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 26
Stockport median daily rate £400 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.90% +18.93% +8.53%
10th Percentile £290 £231 £263
90th Percentile £469 £478 £475
Manchester median daily rate £388 £388 £365
% change year-on-year - +6.16% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 11
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £29.53 £31.50
% change year-on-year -32.26% -6.27% +8.39%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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

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

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Telematics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Mocha
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) React

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Mocha
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Home
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA