Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 54 63
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9 -23
Contract jobs citing jQuery 160 164 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.12% 3.39% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 13.92% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 113 119
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
10th Percentile £278 £216 £213
90th Percentile £538 £418 £437
England median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £29.08 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.13% +26.43% -3.16%
10th Percentile £33.90 £22.37 £11.50
90th Percentile £61.50 £36.43 £30.52
England median hourly rate £43.75 £29.83 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.66% -29.81% +44.83%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,572 1,178 1,595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.64% 24.34% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 781 981
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £563 £513
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 38 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.58 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.16% +32.96% -19.83%
10th Percentile £14.55 £18.38 £10.40
90th Percentile £62.13 £41.15 £39.82
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the West Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in the West Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jQuery in the West Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in the West Midlands

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for jQuery in the West Midlands

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
Birmingham -4 52 £375 +25.00% 40
Shropshire -18 34 £383 -11.27% 3
Staffordshire +4 27 £363 +3.57% 27
Coventry -18 23 £375 - 7
Solihull - 7 £413 - 8
Warwickshire -19 5 £550 +86.44% 12
West Bromwich - 2 £200 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £225 - 3
jQuery
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 146 (91.25%) JavaScript
2 115 (71.88%) CSS
3 110 (68.75%) HTML
4 86 (53.75%) C#
5 80 (50.00%) MVC
6 73 (45.63%) .NET
6 73 (45.63%) AngularJS
7 70 (43.75%) HTML5
8 67 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (31.25%) ASP.NET
10 49 (30.63%) Git (software)
11 47 (29.38%) Java
12 46 (28.75%) SQL
12 46 (28.75%) Web Services
13 45 (28.13%) TDD
14 43 (26.88%) User Experience
15 42 (26.25%) Test Automation
15 42 (26.25%) CSS3
16 40 (25.00%) Node.js
16 40 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (24.38%) Ajax
18 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
19 34 (21.25%) Scrum
19 34 (21.25%) SQL Server
19 34 (21.25%) REST
20 33 (20.63%) React
21 31 (19.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 30 (18.75%) Grunt
22 30 (18.75%) Sass
22 30 (18.75%) gulp

jQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 20 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 19 (11.88%) nginx
3 11 (6.88%) CMS
4 10 (6.25%) Apache
5 7 (4.38%) JBoss
5 7 (4.38%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.75%) Drupal
7 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.50%) WordPress
8 3 (1.88%) Confluence
9 2 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.25%) IIS
9 2 (1.25%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.25%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (8.13%) Photoshop
2 11 (6.88%) GIMP
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.63%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Magento
2 3 (1.88%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (15.63%) GitHub
3 23 (14.38%) Google Analytics
4 11 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (6.25%) SaaS
6 6 (3.75%) PaaS
7 5 (3.13%) IaaS
8 3 (1.88%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (1.88%) Azure Functions
8 3 (1.88%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.88%) Serverless
9 2 (1.25%) Office 365
10 1 (0.63%) Apigee
10 1 (0.63%) Force.com
10 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.63%) npm
10 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 20 (12.50%) SSL
3 19 (11.88%) HTTP
4 4 (2.50%) Intranet
5 2 (1.25%) Extranet
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 22 (13.75%) MySQL
4 20 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.63%) SQLite
6 4 (2.50%) Redis
7 3 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.88%) Power BI
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.63%) MS Access
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (30.63%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.75%) Grunt
2 30 (18.75%) gulp
3 29 (18.13%) Selenium
4 27 (16.88%) Jenkins
5 26 (16.25%) Cucumber
6 25 (15.63%) Eclipse
7 23 (14.38%) IntelliJ
7 23 (14.38%) Sublime Text
8 22 (13.75%) Ant
8 22 (13.75%) Karma Test Runner
9 20 (12.50%) Bitbucket
10 19 (11.88%) Gatling
10 19 (11.88%) Visual Studio
11 15 (9.38%) JIRA
12 14 (8.75%) JUnit
13 11 (6.88%) Xcode
14 10 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (5.63%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (5.00%) RSpec
General
1 9 (5.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.50%) Marketing
3 2 (1.25%) Automotive
3 2 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Back Office
4 1 (0.63%) Law
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (90.00%) Developer
2 37 (23.13%) .NET Developer
3 23 (14.38%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.13%) C# Developer
5 18 (11.25%) Angular Developer
6 17 (10.63%) Applications Developer
7 14 (8.75%) UI Developer
8 13 (8.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (6.88%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Web Developer
13 8 (5.00%) HTML Developer
13 8 (5.00%) PHP Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Software Engineer
14 7 (4.38%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Agile Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (71.88%) CSS
2 110 (68.75%) HTML
3 73 (45.63%) .NET
3 73 (45.63%) AngularJS
4 70 (43.75%) HTML5
5 50 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 46 (28.75%) Web Services
7 42 (26.25%) CSS3
8 40 (25.00%) Node.js
9 39 (24.38%) Ajax
10 34 (21.25%) REST
11 33 (20.63%) React
12 31 (19.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (18.75%) JSON
13 30 (18.75%) RESTful
13 30 (18.75%) Sass
14 27 (16.88%) KnockoutJS
14 27 (16.88%) SOAP
15 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (15.63%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.88%) User Experience
2 17 (10.63%) Mobile App
3 15 (9.38%) Public Cloud
4 12 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (6.25%) iPhone
6 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.25%) iPad
6 2 (1.25%) New Media
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.88%) Windows
2 26 (16.25%) Linux
3 23 (14.38%) Ubuntu
4 14 (8.75%) Android
4 14 (8.75%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.38%) Unix
6 4 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Debian
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.00%) MVC
2 67 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (28.13%) TDD
4 42 (26.25%) Test Automation
5 40 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (21.25%) Scrum
7 28 (17.50%) Microservices
8 26 (16.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 25 (15.63%) Analytics
9 25 (15.63%) DevOps
10 23 (14.38%) Web Development
11 21 (13.13%) Open Source
12 20 (12.50%) Front End Development
12 20 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 19 (11.88%) Configuration Management
13 19 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (11.25%) Web Design
15 16 (10.00%) OO
16 13 (8.13%) Wireframes
17 12 (7.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 146 (91.25%) JavaScript
2 86 (53.75%) C#
3 47 (29.38%) Java
4 46 (28.75%) SQL
5 24 (15.00%) Ruby
6 23 (14.38%) Python
7 19 (11.88%) Groovy
7 19 (11.88%) Haskell
7 19 (11.88%) Perl
8 18 (11.25%) PHP
9 12 (7.50%) TypeScript
10 11 (6.88%) Apple Swift
10 11 (6.88%) Objective-C
10 11 (6.88%) Scala
11 10 (6.25%) T-SQL
12 8 (5.00%) Java 8
13 5 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (17.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (13.75%) Grafana
1 22 (13.75%) Kibana
2 19 (11.88%) Puppet
3 11 (6.88%) HockeyApp
4 3 (1.88%) Graphite
4 3 (1.88%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.25%) cPanel
5 2 (1.25%) Plesk
6 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.38%) Google
3 19 (11.88%) Oracle
4 12 (7.50%) Twitter
5 11 (6.88%) Xamarin
6 10 (6.25%) Apple
7 9 (5.63%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.13%) Adobe
9 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.88%) SAP
10 3 (1.88%) webMethods
10 3 (1.88%) Zend
11 2 (1.25%) ATG
11 2 (1.25%) Demandware
11 2 (1.25%) hybris
12 1 (0.63%) NEC
12 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow