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 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 93 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 1.25% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 7.29% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 8
Median daily rate £425 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.78 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-18.29% -1.79%
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
312 247 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.55% 17.19% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 136 237
Median daily rate £373 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £242 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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
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 25 June 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) DHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) D3.js
2 1 (33.33%) DHTML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Interactive TV
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Logi Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
1 1 (33.33%) Telerik
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO