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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 112 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 53 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 1.88% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 6.81% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 28
Median daily rate £403 £360 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £248 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £583 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.34 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.10 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.71% -1.66%
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
586 778 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.10% 27.53% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 455 584
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +46.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £43.98
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -7 6 £500 +60.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £388 +7.63% 4
Norfolk -4 4 £401 -13.47%
Suffolk - 2 £475 - 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (88.10%) HTML
2 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (69.05%) Java
4 28 (66.67%) CSS
4 28 (66.67%) jQuery
5 23 (54.76%) XML
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) HTML5
7 14 (33.33%) REST
7 14 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (30.95%) .NET
8 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
9 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 12 (28.57%) Ant
9 12 (28.57%) JSON
9 12 (28.57%) User Experience
10 11 (26.19%) CSS3
10 11 (26.19%) C#
10 11 (26.19%) JSP
10 11 (26.19%) Struts
10 11 (26.19%) UML
10 11 (26.19%) IBM
10 11 (26.19%) WebSphere
11 10 (23.81%) JMS
11 10 (23.81%) JDBC
11 10 (23.81%) EJB
11 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
12 9 (21.43%) Web Services
12 9 (21.43%) OO

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 11 (26.19%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.38%) DNN
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Connections
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (11.90%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) HTTP
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
1 7 (16.67%) SSL
1 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) 802.15
3 1 (2.38%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) X.509
3 1 (2.38%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) DB2
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Ant
2 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.29%) JUnit
5 5 (11.90%) IntelliJ
5 5 (11.90%) Mercurial
5 5 (11.90%) MyEclipse
5 5 (11.90%) Subversion
5 5 (11.90%) WebStorm
6 4 (9.52%) Maven
6 4 (9.52%) Selenium
6 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.14%) Log4j
7 3 (7.14%) Mockito
7 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Grunt
8 2 (4.76%) gulp
8 2 (4.76%) PhantomJS
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Access Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (88.10%) HTML
2 28 (66.67%) CSS
2 28 (66.67%) jQuery
3 23 (54.76%) XML
4 14 (33.33%) HTML5
4 14 (33.33%) REST
4 14 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
6 12 (28.57%) JSON
7 11 (26.19%) CSS3
7 11 (26.19%) JSP
7 11 (26.19%) Struts
8 10 (23.81%) EJB
8 10 (23.81%) JDBC
8 10 (23.81%) JMS
9 9 (21.43%) Web Services
10 8 (19.05%) Java EE
10 8 (19.05%) PhoneGap
10 8 (19.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) User Experience
2 8 (19.05%) Graphic Design
2 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) RIA
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) HPUX
3 3 (7.14%) Solaris
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) UML
3 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
4 9 (21.43%) OO
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (19.05%) UX Design
5 8 (19.05%) Web Development
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.90%) MVC
8 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Wireframes
9 4 (9.52%) B2B
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 29 (69.05%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) Dart
5 5 (11.90%) ECMAScript
5 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) TypeScript
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) Groovy
9 1 (2.38%) LotusScript
9 1 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) IBM
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) ATG
4 3 (7.14%) Blue Martini
4 3 (7.14%) Elastic Path
4 3 (7.14%) Interwoven
4 3 (7.14%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) CA
6 1 (2.38%) Lotus
6 1 (2.38%) Rally