The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 52 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.91% 0.30% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 1.28% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £388 £303 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% -3.20%
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 - £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
Ajax
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
158 235 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.98% 23.71% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 164 99
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £17.77 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.22%
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +2 2 £400 +25.00%
Wilmslow - 1 £376 -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) XHTML
7 2 (22.22%) SEO
7 2 (22.22%) Adobe
7 2 (22.22%) DOM
7 2 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Content Management
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) JSON

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JProfiler
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WCF Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Website Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) DOM
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) JAAS
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Web 2.0
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SEO
6 1 (11.11%) Business Development
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Go
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat