The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank - 9 14
Contract jobs citing jQuery 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 2.33% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -59.21% +32.45%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 9 5 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 18.37% 11.63% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £331 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.62%  
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 Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

jQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jQuery in Worcestershire

jQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Worcestershire

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Ensighten
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
4 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) DOM
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Umbraco

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) DOM
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Ensighten