The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 25 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
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 8.33% 1.41% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 11.11% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £338 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.78% +13.84%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 18 9 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 37.50% 12.68% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 10
Median daily rate £335 £200 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -39.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £400
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%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) TypeScript
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (33.33%) AutoMapper
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) LINQ
6 3 (33.33%) System Testing
6 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) StructureMap
6 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
6 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (33.33%) Sass

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) AutoMapper
5 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) StructureMap
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) React
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft