The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 70 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.47% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 2.32% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Median daily rate £363 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £346 £391
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 £42.10 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.71% -1.66%
Ajax
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
266 345 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.34% 20.25% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 201 186
Median daily rate £350 £350 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) LAMP
6 2 (25.00%) Advertising
6 2 (25.00%) Publishing
6 2 (25.00%) WordPress
6 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Excel Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Interaction Designer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) LAMP
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (25.00%) WPF
6 2 (25.00%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (12.50%) D3.js
7 1 (12.50%) DHTML
7 1 (12.50%) Flash
7 1 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Interactive TV
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO