The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 6.45% - 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £320
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 West Lothian with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 17 5 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 54.84% 15.63% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 12
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +29.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £420 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
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%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in West Lothian

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Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 2 £450 -
jQuery
Scotland

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 West Lothian region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript