Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 70 36
Rank change year-on-year +13 -34 +10
Contract jobs citing jQuery 38 33 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.10% 2.31% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.57% 7.99% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 78
Wales median daily rate £363 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +19.30% -5.00%
10th Percentile £227 £304 £261
90th Percentile £438 £525 £527
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £9.00
UK median hourly rate £29.83 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -29.81% +48.14% -18.03%

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 397 413 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 32.36% 28.88% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 301 430
Wales median daily rate £398 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.14% +20.69% +3.57%
10th Percentile £255 £294 £244
90th Percentile £550 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -27.12% +24.21%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £59.15
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 17 November 2017.

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

jQuery
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 17 November 2017. 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 +7 30 £338 -28.84% 4
North Wales -1 7 £385 +2.67% 2
West Wales - 1 £300 -
jQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 21 (55.26%) MVC
5 20 (52.63%) Unit Testing
6 19 (50.00%) .NET
6 19 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 18 (47.37%) HTML
8 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
8 17 (44.74%) RDBMS
9 16 (42.11%) CSS
10 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
10 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
11 14 (36.84%) LINQ
11 14 (36.84%) OOP
11 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
12 10 (26.32%) MSTest
12 10 (26.32%) NUnit
12 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
12 10 (26.32%) Coaching
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
14 8 (21.05%) C#
14 8 (21.05%) Java
14 8 (21.05%) Web Services
14 8 (21.05%) HTML5
14 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
15 7 (18.42%) XML
15 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio

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 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
1 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
1 3 (7.89%) npm
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (44.74%) RDBMS
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MSTest
1 10 (26.32%) NUnit
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
4 6 (15.79%) JUnit
5 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.16%) JIRA
5 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (10.53%) Subversion
7 3 (7.89%) Ant
7 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.89%) Gradle
7 3 (7.89%) Grunt
7 3 (7.89%) gulp
7 3 (7.89%) IntelliJ
7 3 (7.89%) JProfiler
7 3 (7.89%) Maven
7 3 (7.89%) Mockito
7 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
7 3 (7.89%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
4 16 (42.11%) CSS
5 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
5 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
6 14 (36.84%) LINQ
7 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 8 (21.05%) HTML5
7 8 (21.05%) Web Services
8 7 (18.42%) XML
9 6 (15.79%) Ajax
9 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
9 6 (15.79%) JPA
9 6 (15.79%) JSON
9 6 (15.79%) Spring
10 5 (13.16%) CSS3
10 5 (13.16%) SOAP
11 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) AIX
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) MVC
3 20 (52.63%) Unit Testing
4 14 (36.84%) OOP
5 10 (26.32%) Coaching
5 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.89%) Data Security
9 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.89%) OOD
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) RAD
9 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C#
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) XPath
7 2 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Perforce
4 1 (2.63%) HP