Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 April 2019 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 70 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20 -38
Contract jobs citing jQuery 30 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.92% 2.27% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 8.23% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 37
Wales median daily rate £450 £420 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +23.53% -9.33%
10th Percentile £200 £365 £185
90th Percentile £525 £550 £438
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £22.84 - -
UK median hourly rate £60.00 £38.40 £16.00
% change year-on-year +56.27% +139.97% -57.89%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 480 413 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.75% 27.63% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 305 318
Wales median daily rate £450 £410 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +0.61% +13.19%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £218
90th Percentile £600 £575 £539
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +2.63% +9.83% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Wales median hourly rate £23.67 £55.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +233.33% -63.54%
10th Percentile £15.00 £32.50 £16.19
90th Percentile £39.59 £77.50 £18.68
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.23% +4.52%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in Wales

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Wales

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in Wales over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in Wales

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Wales

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Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 April 2019. 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
South Wales -3 28 £450 +8.43% 5
West Wales -8 1 £250 -54.55%
Mid Wales - 1 £200 -
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) CSS
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
3 21 (70.00%) HTML
4 20 (66.67%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) UML
6 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 14 (46.67%) Ajax
7 12 (40.00%) Windows
7 12 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (40.00%) OO
7 12 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 10 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) Web Development
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (20.00%) HTML5
11 5 (16.67%) CSS3
11 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (16.67%) SQL
12 4 (13.33%) OOP
13 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (10.00%) MSTest
13 3 (10.00%) Grunt
13 3 (10.00%) Sass

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Grunt
1 3 (10.00%) gulp
1 3 (10.00%) MSTest
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) webpack
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) MbUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.33%) Military
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
2 22 (73.33%) CSS
3 21 (70.00%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) Ajax
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (16.67%) CSS3
6 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.00%) LESS
7 3 (10.00%) LINQ
7 3 (10.00%) Sass
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) DOM
8 2 (6.67%) React
8 2 (6.67%) REST
8 2 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) UML
2 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (40.00%) OO
3 12 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Web Development
7 4 (13.33%) OOP
8 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Coaching
9 2 (6.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (6.67%) Transpiler
9 2 (6.67%) Web Design
10 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.33%) TDD
10 1 (3.33%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) ES6
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe