Period
to 24 April 2018

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 6 months to 24 April 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 14 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.21% 2.08% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 10.53% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Worcestershire median daily rate £175 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.68% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -9.42% +15.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £45.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £32.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year -33.63% +255.56% -68.63%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 22 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 16.18% 19.79% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 14
Worcestershire median daily rate £356 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +1.45% +20.00%
10th Percentile £215 £245 £133
90th Percentile £445 £392 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.31% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £45.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% +16.28% -31.62%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing jQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery in Worcestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for jQuery in Worcestershire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Worcester -3 1 £225 -23.73% 2
Bromsgrove - 1 £125 - 1
Redditch - 1 - - 4
jQuery
West Midlands

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

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress

jQuery
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP