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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 62 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 1.10% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.67% 4.46% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £319 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £322 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.02 £38.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-34.15% -12.13%
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
150 202 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.61% 24.72% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 147 108
Median daily rate £335 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 May 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 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) jQuery
4 12 (57.14%) HTML5
5 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 8 (38.10%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) PHP
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) OO
8 6 (28.57%) REST
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
9 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (23.81%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Legal
10 4 (19.05%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
10 4 (19.05%) Web Development
10 4 (19.05%) Spring
10 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) SOAP
10 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) React
10 4 (19.05%) Front End 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 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Web Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) jQuery
4 12 (57.14%) HTML5
5 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) REST
9 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
9 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (19.05%) React
9 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 4 (19.05%) Spring
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) OAuth
10 3 (14.29%) OAuth2
11 2 (9.52%) Dojo
11 2 (9.52%) Guice
11 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) B2B
7 1 (4.76%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
7 1 (4.76%) Clojure
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) hybris
2 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow