The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 24 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
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 8.82% 6.52% 11.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 23.08% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £350 £255 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% +2.00%  
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 12 13 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 35.29% 28.26% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 7
Median daily rate £350 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +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 Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) DNN
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript