The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 103 94 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Ajax 25 54 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.74% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 6.54% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 36
Median daily rate £400 £350 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £583 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -20.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.90%
Ajax
England

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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
671 826 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.45% 26.59% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 535 549
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hertfordshire +17 8 £281 - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £400 +17.64% 4
Suffolk - 7 £475 -
Norfolk 0 2 £600 +166.66% 2
Essex -17 1 - - 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 53 (92.98%) HTML
2 50 (87.72%) JavaScript
3 47 (82.46%) CSS
4 39 (68.42%) Java
5 37 (64.91%) jQuery
6 29 (50.88%) XML
7 28 (49.12%) HTML5
8 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (35.09%) CSS3
10 18 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (31.58%) SQL
11 17 (29.82%) .NET
11 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
12 16 (28.07%) User Experience
13 15 (26.32%) REST
13 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 15 (26.32%) C#
13 15 (26.32%) TDD
14 14 (24.56%) Ant
14 14 (24.56%) Linux
14 14 (24.56%) IBM
14 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
14 14 (24.56%) Sass
15 13 (22.81%) OO
15 13 (22.81%) JSP
15 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
15 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
16 12 (21.05%) Mobile App
16 12 (21.05%) PhoneGap
16 12 (21.05%) Git (software)

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.02%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) DNN
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Connections
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.75%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (14.04%) OmniGraffle
1 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) HTTP
1 7 (12.28%) SSL
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.53%) LDAP
3 4 (7.02%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) 802.15
4 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) X.509
4 1 (1.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) DB2
5 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Ant
2 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 8 (14.04%) IntelliJ
4 8 (14.04%) Mercurial
4 8 (14.04%) Selenium
4 8 (14.04%) WebStorm
5 6 (10.53%) JUnit
6 5 (8.77%) Maven
6 5 (8.77%) MyEclipse
7 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.02%) Grunt
7 4 (7.02%) gulp
7 4 (7.02%) Jasmine
7 4 (7.02%) NUnit
7 4 (7.02%) PhantomJS
7 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.26%) Subversion
9 2 (3.51%) AccuRev
9 2 (3.51%) Gradle
General
1 6 (10.53%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (87.72%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (24.56%) .NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Access Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Lotus Notes Developer
10 1 (1.75%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (92.98%) HTML
2 47 (82.46%) CSS
3 37 (64.91%) jQuery
4 29 (50.88%) XML
5 28 (49.12%) HTML5
6 20 (35.09%) CSS3
7 18 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (29.82%) .NET
8 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
9 15 (26.32%) REST
10 14 (24.56%) Sass
11 13 (22.81%) JSP
12 12 (21.05%) PhoneGap
13 11 (19.30%) Web Services
14 10 (17.54%) LESS
15 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (15.79%) JSON
16 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
16 8 (14.04%) Java EE
16 8 (14.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) User Experience
2 12 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 11 (19.30%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) RIA
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.51%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) TDD
3 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
4 13 (22.81%) OO
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.05%) UX Design
6 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
7 10 (17.54%) MVC
8 9 (15.79%) SOA
8 9 (15.79%) Web Development
9 8 (14.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (14.04%) UML
9 8 (14.04%) Wireframes
10 6 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (10.53%) Functional Testing
10 6 (10.53%) RAD
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
11 5 (8.77%) BDD
11 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) JavaScript
2 39 (68.42%) Java
3 18 (31.58%) SQL
4 15 (26.32%) C#
5 8 (14.04%) Dart
5 8 (14.04%) ECMAScript
5 8 (14.04%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) Python
7 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) Groovy
9 1 (1.75%) LotusScript
9 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) IBM
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) CA
3 3 (5.26%) Rally
4 2 (3.51%) FatWire
4 2 (3.51%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.51%) Omniture
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.75%) Intershop
5 1 (1.75%) Lotus
5 1 (1.75%) Siebel
5 1 (1.75%) Vertica