The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
UK / England
Rank 209 218 189
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Contract jobs citing Ajax 478 518 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.10% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.61% 3.83% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 357 386
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +25.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £26.01 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +35.53%

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13240 13533 12805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.48% 28.73% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9259 9426 8555
Median daily rate £425 £405 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 233 173
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.35 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in England

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
London -5 190 £425 -5.55% 73
South East +47 106 £350 +3.70% 66
South West +17 42 £413 +3.12% 14
North East +8 32 £385 +6.20% 2
Yorkshire +20 26 £440 +25.71% 15
West Midlands -5 20 £445 +48.33% 8
East of England -19 19 £300 -14.28% 19
North West -29 19 £325 -13.33% 24
East Midlands -5 18 £313 -26.47% 11
Midlands - 5 £600 -
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 910 (89.30%) HTML
2 867 (85.08%) CSS
3 794 (77.92%) JavaScript
4 518 (50.83%) jQuery
5 512 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
6 466 (45.73%) HTML5
7 390 (38.27%) CSS3
8 384 (37.68%) JSON
9 334 (32.78%) MVC
10 310 (30.42%) C#
11 306 (30.03%) XML
12 302 (29.64%) Web Services
13 300 (29.44%) AngularJS
14 295 (28.95%) SQL
15 286 (28.07%) Java
16 271 (26.59%) REST
17 250 (24.53%) .NET
17 250 (24.53%) Web Development
18 244 (23.95%) Git (software)
19 241 (23.65%) Front End Development
20 220 (21.59%) Scrum
21 206 (20.22%) TDD
22 199 (19.53%) ASP.NET
23 193 (18.94%) RESTful
24 190 (18.65%) Spring
25 186 (18.25%) SQL Server
26 159 (15.60%) Oracle
27 155 (15.21%) Responsive Web Design
28 153 (15.01%) Ruby
29 151 (14.82%) OO

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 139 (13.64%) CMS
2 75 (7.36%) Apache
3 67 (6.58%) Confluence
4 62 (6.08%) IIS
5 54 (5.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 49 (4.81%) WebSphere
7 46 (4.51%) JBoss
8 45 (4.42%) WebLogic
9 38 (3.73%) SharePoint
10 33 (3.24%) Apache Solr
11 32 (3.14%) Sitecore CMS
12 23 (2.26%) EPiServer
12 23 (2.26%) Tomcat
13 20 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 18 (1.77%) Umbraco
14 18 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
15 17 (1.67%) Drupal
15 17 (1.67%) WordPress
16 15 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
17 11 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (5.20%) Photoshop
2 28 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.79%) GIMP
4 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.49%) MS Office
7 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.29%) MS Project
8 2 (0.20%) InVision
9 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.59%) Magento
3 5 (0.49%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.39%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.098%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.098%) RMDS
7 1 (0.098%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.45%) GitHub
4 14 (1.37%) Heroku
5 12 (1.18%) PaaS
6 10 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (0.88%) Boomi
7 9 (0.88%) IaaS
8 6 (0.59%) Akamai
8 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.49%) SaaS
10 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.29%) Office 365
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.20%) Route 53
13 1 (0.098%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 121 (11.87%) HTTP
2 47 (4.61%) Internet
3 24 (2.36%) SSL
4 15 (1.47%) Intranet
5 14 (1.37%) DNS
6 13 (1.28%) LDAP
7 11 (1.08%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.69%) RTP
8 7 (0.69%) RTSP
8 7 (0.69%) SNMP
9 6 (0.59%) Extranet
9 6 (0.59%) Network Security
9 6 (0.59%) SMTP
10 4 (0.39%) SSH
11 3 (0.29%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.20%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.098%) Asterisk PBX
13 1 (0.098%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.098%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 131 (12.86%) MySQL
3 121 (11.87%) Relational Database
4 102 (10.01%) NoSQL
5 90 (8.83%) Oracle Database
6 80 (7.85%) MongoDB
7 65 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 57 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (3.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 36 (3.53%) RDBMS
12 35 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 29 (2.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 20 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
15 20 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
16 19 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (1.57%) DB2
19 15 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 244 (23.95%) Git (software)
2 127 (12.46%) Subversion
3 103 (10.11%) JIRA
4 101 (9.91%) Jenkins
5 100 (9.81%) JUnit
6 79 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 61 (5.99%) Visual Studio
8 54 (5.30%) Selenium
9 50 (4.91%) Grunt
10 48 (4.71%) Maven
11 41 (4.02%) Eclipse
12 39 (3.83%) Jasmine
13 37 (3.63%) gulp
14 36 (3.53%) Ant
14 36 (3.53%) Oracle APEX
15 31 (3.04%) Karma Test Runner
15 31 (3.04%) TeamCity
16 25 (2.45%) Cucumber
17 24 (2.36%) Bower
18 23 (2.26%) webpack
General
1 115 (11.29%) Finance
2 49 (4.81%) Banking
3 41 (4.02%) Marketing
4 30 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.45%) Advertising
6 17 (1.67%) Retail
7 15 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.18%) Electronics
9 12 (1.18%) Publishing
10 8 (0.79%) Games
10 8 (0.79%) Military
11 4 (0.39%) Automotive
12 3 (0.29%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.20%) Law
13 2 (0.20%) Legal
13 2 (0.20%) Local Government
13 2 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.098%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 876 (85.97%) Developer
2 234 (22.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 153 (15.01%) Java Developer
4 141 (13.84%) .NET Developer
5 124 (12.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 103 (10.11%) HTML Developer
7 87 (8.54%) HTML CSS Developer
8 77 (7.56%) C# Developer
9 67 (6.58%) Architect
9 67 (6.58%) Web Developer
10 64 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 60 (5.89%) Angular Developer
12 55 (5.40%) Senior Developer
13 51 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 49 (4.81%) Oracle Developer
14 49 (4.81%) ServiceNow Developer
15 44 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 44 (4.32%) UI Developer
16 36 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 36 (3.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 910 (89.30%) HTML
2 867 (85.08%) CSS
3 518 (50.83%) jQuery
4 466 (45.73%) HTML5
5 390 (38.27%) CSS3
6 384 (37.68%) JSON
7 306 (30.03%) XML
8 302 (29.64%) Web Services
9 300 (29.44%) AngularJS
10 271 (26.59%) REST
11 250 (24.53%) .NET
12 199 (19.53%) ASP.NET
13 193 (18.94%) RESTful
14 190 (18.65%) Spring
15 141 (13.84%) SOAP
16 126 (12.37%) Django
17 121 (11.87%) Ruby on Rails
17 121 (11.87%) Sass
18 102 (10.01%) Play Framework
19 100 (9.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 146 (14.33%) User Experience
2 51 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.04%) W3C
4 25 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 20 (1.96%) N-Tier
7 18 (1.77%) CMDB
8 15 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.18%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.18%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.08%) Graphic Design
12 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.88%) Interactive TV
13 8 (0.79%) Blog
13 8 (0.79%) Equities
13 8 (0.79%) RIA
13 8 (0.79%) Semantic Web
14 7 (0.69%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 134 (13.15%) Linux
2 82 (8.05%) Windows
3 43 (4.22%) Unix
4 31 (3.04%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.85%) Android
6 21 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (1.18%) webOS
8 12 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 12 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
9 7 (0.69%) Solaris
9 7 (0.69%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.49%) AIX
11 3 (0.29%) HPUX
11 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.20%) CentOS
12 2 (0.20%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (32.78%) MVC
3 250 (24.53%) Web Development
4 241 (23.65%) Front End Development
5 220 (21.59%) Scrum
6 206 (20.22%) TDD
7 155 (15.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 151 (14.82%) OO
9 136 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
10 117 (11.48%) Configuration Management
11 103 (10.11%) Open Source
11 103 (10.11%) Web Design
12 83 (8.15%) Automated Testing
13 76 (7.46%) Unit Testing
14 75 (7.36%) OWASP
15 70 (6.87%) BDD
16 64 (6.28%) Kanban
17 63 (6.18%) Prototyping
18 60 (5.89%) Software Engineering
19 59 (5.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 794 (77.92%) JavaScript
2 310 (30.42%) C#
3 295 (28.95%) SQL
4 286 (28.07%) Java
5 153 (15.01%) Ruby
6 127 (12.46%) Scala
7 117 (11.48%) Python
8 96 (9.42%) PHP
9 61 (5.99%) PL/SQL
9 61 (5.99%) T-SQL
10 44 (4.32%) Shell Script
10 44 (4.32%) VB.NET
11 33 (3.24%) Perl
12 19 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.57%) ActionScript
14 14 (1.37%) Groovy
15 12 (1.18%) PHP 5
16 11 (1.08%) VB
17 10 (0.98%) C
17 10 (0.98%) ES6
Qualifications
1 80 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 70 (6.87%) SC Cleared
3 54 (5.30%) Degree
4 10 (0.98%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.39%) PhD
8 3 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.29%) ISEB
9 2 (0.20%) MCP
9 2 (0.20%) MCSD
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.098%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.098%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.098%) MCAD
10 1 (0.098%) MCTS
10 1 (0.098%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.96%) QA
2 8 (0.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (2.45%) Docker
2 10 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.88%) LXC
4 8 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.098%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.098%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.098%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.18%) Puppet
3 9 (0.88%) Ansible
3 9 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.20%) Kibana
5 2 (0.20%) logstash
5 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.20%) vRealize
6 1 (0.098%) Control-M
6 1 (0.098%) Grafana
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.098%) Piwik
6 1 (0.098%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.098%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.098%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 159 (15.60%) Oracle
2 128 (12.56%) Microsoft
3 77 (7.56%) Adobe
4 72 (7.07%) Google
5 55 (5.40%) ServiceNow
6 38 (3.73%) Sitecore
7 25 (2.45%) IBM
8 21 (2.06%) Perforce
8 21 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 20 (1.96%) Apple
10 15 (1.47%) BEA
11 14 (1.37%) SAP
12 11 (1.08%) Telerik
13 10 (0.98%) ATG
14 9 (0.88%) Ensighten
14 9 (0.88%) Zend
15 8 (0.79%) Dell
15 8 (0.79%) VMware
16 7 (0.69%) Brightcove
17 6 (0.59%) Splunk
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