The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 36 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 5 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 1.89% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 7.07% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £370 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.02 £38.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-34.15% -12.13%
Ajax
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 99 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.77% 26.76% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 95
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.60 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) REST
3 10 (52.63%) Python
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) Front End Development
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) User Experience
5 8 (42.11%) CSS3
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 7 (36.84%) PhoneGap
6 7 (36.84%) UX Design
6 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
6 7 (36.84%) JSON
7 6 (31.58%) Internet
7 6 (31.58%) 802.15
7 6 (31.58%) X.509
7 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (31.58%) C
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) C++
7 6 (31.58%) Bluetooth
7 6 (31.58%) HTTP
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) SSL
7 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (26.32%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (26.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (5.26%) BigMachines
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) 802.15
1 6 (31.58%) Bluetooth
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
1 6 (31.58%) SSL
1 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
1 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (31.58%) X.509
1 6 (31.58%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) IntelliJ
2 5 (26.32%) Mercurial
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) WebStorm
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) REST
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) CSS3
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 7 (36.84%) PhoneGap
5 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (31.58%) 802.1X
6 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (31.58%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) D3.js
7 1 (5.26%) Django
7 1 (5.26%) JSP
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ
7 1 (5.26%) Mason
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
7 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
3 6 (31.58%) Graphic Design
4 5 (26.32%) Internet of Things
5 4 (21.05%) Smart Meter
6 1 (5.26%) Biology
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.26%) Life Science
6 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Front End Development
2 7 (36.84%) UX Design
3 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Wireframes
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
5 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
5 6 (31.58%) C
5 6 (31.58%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) Dart
6 5 (26.32%) ECMAScript
6 5 (26.32%) TypeScript
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
8 1 (5.26%) C#
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Siebel
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Vertica