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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 63 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 1.52% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 7.30% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £300 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £335 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £460 £390
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 - £40.25 £40.25
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
242 137 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.38% 20.79% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 96 107
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+614.28% -49.09%
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Struts
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) DbUnit
5 2 (22.22%) Mockito
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC

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 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
1 2 (22.22%) DbUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) jMock
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Mockito
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) MyEclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Struts
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) EJB
5 2 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
5 2 (22.22%) JMS
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) PowerMock
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft