The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
England / East Midlands
Rank 74 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 18 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.26% 1.88% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 6.80% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 22
Median daily rate £313 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £299 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +39.89%

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
457 441 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.89% 27.61% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 255 164
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire +8 7 £300 -4.00% 4
Northamptonshire -12 5 £364 -14.41% 4
Nottinghamshire 0 4 £363 -0.68% 2
Derbyshire -1 2 £263 -4.54%
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 37 (69.81%) HTML
2 37 (69.81%) CSS
3 30 (56.60%) jQuery
4 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (52.83%) JSON
6 26 (49.06%) Web Development
7 22 (41.51%) Java
7 22 (41.51%) HTML5
7 22 (41.51%) AngularJS
8 21 (39.62%) CSS3
8 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
9 17 (32.08%) MVC
9 17 (32.08%) Front End Development
10 16 (30.19%) Node.js
10 16 (30.19%) C#
10 16 (30.19%) Web Services
11 14 (26.42%) .NET
11 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
11 14 (26.42%) Eclipse
11 14 (26.42%) Java EE
11 14 (26.42%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (24.53%) Web Application Development
12 13 (24.53%) gulp
12 13 (24.53%) J2EE
12 13 (24.53%) SQL
12 13 (24.53%) JSP
12 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
13 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET
13 12 (22.64%) JBoss

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (22.64%) JBoss
1 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
2 3 (5.66%) WordPress
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) DB2
8 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) Eclipse
3 13 (24.53%) gulp
4 11 (20.75%) Ant
5 9 (16.98%) Grunt
6 7 (13.21%) SonarQube
7 6 (11.32%) Bower
7 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.55%) Gradle
8 4 (7.55%) Yeoman
9 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.66%) JProfiler
9 3 (5.66%) JUnit
9 3 (5.66%) Maven
10 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
10 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
10 2 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (3.77%) Selenium
10 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.43%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (96.23%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Java Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (20.75%) HTML Developer
6 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
7 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
7 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (16.98%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (13.21%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (13.21%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) CSS
1 37 (69.81%) HTML
2 30 (56.60%) jQuery
3 28 (52.83%) JSON
4 22 (41.51%) AngularJS
4 22 (41.51%) HTML5
5 21 (39.62%) CSS3
6 16 (30.19%) Node.js
6 16 (30.19%) Web Services
7 14 (26.42%) .NET
7 14 (26.42%) Java EE
8 13 (24.53%) J2EE
8 13 (24.53%) JSP
9 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET
9 12 (22.64%) Sass
10 11 (20.75%) JSF
10 11 (20.75%) XML
11 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
11 10 (18.87%) SOAP
12 9 (16.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Animation
3 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.89%) PMI
3 1 (1.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Web Development
3 17 (32.08%) Front End Development
3 17 (32.08%) MVC
4 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
4 14 (26.42%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (24.53%) Web Application Development
6 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Scrum
7 8 (15.09%) TDD
7 8 (15.09%) Web Design
8 7 (13.21%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (11.32%) BDD
9 6 (11.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 6 (11.32%) OO
9 6 (11.32%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (9.43%) Microservices
11 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 22 (41.51%) Java
3 16 (30.19%) C#
4 13 (24.53%) SQL
5 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
6 7 (13.21%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) R
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
8 1 (1.89%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCP
2 1 (1.89%) MCSD
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Perforce
4 4 (7.55%) Adobe
4 4 (7.55%) Ensighten
5 1 (1.89%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.89%) Telerik