The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +52.75%

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.72% 25.47% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 27
Median daily rate £388 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Chester