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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 93 61 78
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.066% 1.52% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 8.76% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 4
Median daily rate £425 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
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
293 251 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.31% 17.33% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 210
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience

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 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Interaction Designer
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow