The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 2.00% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 9.70% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +39.89%

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 134 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.64% 20.58% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 92 74
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Birmingham region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 1 (14.29%) jMock
6 1 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) jMock
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) PowerMock
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle