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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 60 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 1.92% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 9.46% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
Median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.10 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.71% -1.66%
Ajax
West Midlands

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
195 148 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.17% 20.33% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 98 117
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+471.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Node.js
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) Struts
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) ERP
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (25.00%) CRM
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) DbUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) jMock
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Mockito
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Bower
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) MyEclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Struts
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) JMS
6 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (16.67%) PowerMock
6 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) PHP 5
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) CODA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com