The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank - 19 17
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 2.94% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 13.33% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £31.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+16.53% +2.41%
Ajax
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.53% 22.06% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Median daily rate £413 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Ajax as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the Belfast region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Belfast