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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
England / West Midlands
Rank 53 46 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 64 97 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.80% 3.64% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.62% 14.46% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 56
Median daily rate £345 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.00 £32.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -17.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £12.60 £29.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £41.40 £35.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £38.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year -49.34% +24.20%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 551 671 593
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.15% 25.19% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 410 366
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £32.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.45% -38.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 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
Birmingham -5 21 £375 +36.36% 10
Staffordshire +12 11 £250 -13.04% 8
Coventry -9 11 £339 +12.91% 6
Shropshire +21 6 £275 -21.42% 5
Warwickshire -12 5 £343 +7.03% 13
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 129 (79.63%) JavaScript
2 101 (62.35%) HTML
3 94 (58.02%) CSS
4 88 (54.32%) C#
4 88 (54.32%) .NET
5 79 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (42.59%) MVC
7 64 (39.51%) AngularJS
8 63 (38.89%) SQL
9 56 (34.57%) ASP.NET
10 54 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 45 (27.78%) Visual Studio
12 40 (24.69%) HTML5
13 37 (22.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (21.60%) Git (software)
15 34 (20.99%) Scrum
16 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (19.75%) Web Development
17 30 (18.52%) SOAP
17 30 (18.52%) Microsoft
18 29 (17.90%) OO
18 29 (17.90%) Java
18 29 (17.90%) .NET Framework
18 29 (17.90%) WCF
19 28 (17.28%) Web Services
19 28 (17.28%) XML
20 27 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
21 26 (16.05%) Entity Framework
21 26 (16.05%) REST
22 25 (15.43%) Continuous Integration

jQuery
Top Related 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 11 (6.79%) NServiceBus
1 11 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.70%) nginx
4 4 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.47%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.47%) WordPress
5 3 (1.85%) CMS
5 3 (1.85%) JBoss
6 2 (1.23%) Confluence
7 1 (0.62%) Apache
7 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.62%) DNN
7 1 (0.62%) Drupal
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.62%) Magento
1 1 (0.62%) OpenCart
1 1 (0.62%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (0.62%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) GitHub
2 9 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 6 (3.70%) Office 365
4 5 (3.09%) Slack
5 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.23%) AdWords
6 2 (1.23%) Heroku
7 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) Broadband
2 7 (4.32%) HTTP
3 6 (3.70%) SSL
3 6 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.47%) Skype
5 2 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.56%) MySQL
6 7 (4.32%) Hazelcast
7 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.09%) DB2
9 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.23%) GIS
10 2 (1.23%) Power BI
10 2 (1.23%) Redis
11 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 35 (21.60%) Git (software)
3 27 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (12.96%) Subversion
5 13 (8.02%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.02%) NUnit
6 12 (7.41%) gulp
7 11 (6.79%) Ant
7 11 (6.79%) Selenium
8 10 (6.17%) CruiseControl
9 9 (5.56%) Grunt
9 9 (5.56%) Moq
10 8 (4.94%) Cucumber
10 8 (4.94%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (3.70%) Gatling
11 6 (3.70%) IntelliJ
11 6 (3.70%) Sublime Text
12 5 (3.09%) Protractor
12 5 (3.09%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.79%) Marketing
3 9 (5.56%) Finance
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.47%) Retail
5 3 (1.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 133 (82.10%) Developer
2 44 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 20 (12.35%) C# Developer
3 20 (12.35%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (8.02%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Salesforce Developer
8 10 (6.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (5.56%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Angular Developer
10 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Programmer
11 7 (4.32%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (62.35%) HTML
2 94 (58.02%) CSS
3 88 (54.32%) .NET
4 64 (39.51%) AngularJS
5 56 (34.57%) ASP.NET
6 40 (24.69%) HTML5
7 37 (22.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 32 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (18.52%) SOAP
10 29 (17.90%) .NET Framework
10 29 (17.90%) WCF
11 28 (17.28%) Web Services
11 28 (17.28%) XML
12 26 (16.05%) Entity Framework
12 26 (16.05%) REST
13 19 (11.73%) Hibernate
14 18 (11.11%) StructureMap
15 17 (10.49%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (10.49%) Node.js
16 16 (9.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.32%) NHS
3 6 (3.70%) User Experience
4 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.85%) iPad
5 3 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.62%) Fintech
6 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.79%) Linux
2 7 (4.32%) Windows
3 6 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (42.59%) MVC
3 34 (20.99%) Scrum
4 32 (19.75%) Web Development
5 29 (17.90%) OO
6 25 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (13.58%) Software Engineering
7 22 (13.58%) SOLID
8 19 (11.73%) Unit Testing
9 16 (9.88%) Front End Development
10 15 (9.26%) TDD
11 14 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (8.02%) OOD
13 11 (6.79%) Visualisation
14 10 (6.17%) Analytics
15 9 (5.56%) BDD
15 9 (5.56%) Open Source
16 8 (4.94%) Data Protection
16 8 (4.94%) Service Management
16 8 (4.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 129 (79.63%) JavaScript
2 88 (54.32%) C#
3 63 (38.89%) SQL
4 29 (17.90%) Java
5 22 (13.58%) T-SQL
6 19 (11.73%) PowerShell
7 14 (8.64%) PHP
8 12 (7.41%) Python
9 11 (6.79%) TypeScript
10 8 (4.94%) Perl
11 6 (3.70%) Groovy
11 6 (3.70%) Haskell
11 6 (3.70%) Ruby
11 6 (3.70%) Scala
12 5 (3.09%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.85%) VB
14 2 (1.23%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.47%) Degree
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) Grafana
1 6 (3.70%) Kibana
2 2 (1.23%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.62%) Plesk
Vendors
1 30 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (5.56%) Google
4 5 (3.09%) IBM
5 2 (1.23%) Adobe
5 2 (1.23%) Ensighten
5 2 (1.23%) Pega
6 1 (0.62%) OpenText
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
6 1 (0.62%) webMethods
6 1 (0.62%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago