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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 217 178 119
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -59
Contract jobs citing Ajax 552 653 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.27% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 4.66% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 438 590
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% +12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £19.72 £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £40.60 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
Ajax
UK

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
14288 14017 13683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 27.22% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9215 9082
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 184 191
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
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 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 2 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Ajax Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 May 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
London -62 248 £431 +7.81% 104
South East +36 152 £400 +14.28% 54
North West +10 42 £400 +14.28% 22
East of England -10 33 £368 -5.16% 25
Yorkshire -23 24 £375 -2.59% 15
East Midlands -8 15 £340 -15.00% 14
West Midlands -39 14 £275 -15.38% 22
South West -23 10 £320 -14.66% 12
North East -35 9 £313 -10.71% 5
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 England region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 900 (80.65%) HTML
2 861 (77.15%) CSS
3 835 (74.82%) JavaScript
4 620 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 583 (52.24%) jQuery
6 494 (44.27%) HTML5
7 490 (43.91%) Java
8 365 (32.71%) JSON
9 339 (30.38%) CSS3
10 336 (30.11%) MVC
11 330 (29.57%) XML
12 318 (28.49%) Web Services
13 312 (27.96%) SQL
14 281 (25.18%) REST
15 279 (25.00%) C#
16 275 (24.64%) TDD
17 270 (24.19%) Scrum
18 266 (23.84%) .NET
19 260 (23.30%) Web Development
20 248 (22.22%) Git (software)
21 230 (20.61%) Spring
22 222 (19.89%) OO
23 215 (19.27%) AngularJS
24 203 (18.19%) SQL Server
25 199 (17.83%) ASP.NET
26 198 (17.74%) Front End Development
27 183 (16.40%) MySQL
28 181 (16.22%) Subversion
29 180 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
30 175 (15.68%) PHP

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 90 (8.06%) JBoss
2 89 (7.97%) Node.js
3 84 (7.53%) Tomcat
4 80 (7.17%) CMS
5 71 (6.36%) Confluence
6 66 (5.91%) Apache
7 65 (5.82%) IIS
8 63 (5.65%) WebSphere
9 39 (3.49%) WebLogic
10 36 (3.23%) SharePoint
11 26 (2.33%) WordPress
12 25 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
13 21 (1.88%) Apache Solr
14 18 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (1.52%) Umbraco
16 13 (1.16%) ATG Dynamo
17 12 (1.08%) Drupal
18 11 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
18 11 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 57 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.69%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (1.25%) MS Office
5 11 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.36%) GIMP
8 2 (0.18%) InDesign
8 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.090%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.090%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 18 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 8 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (0.54%) Magento
7 5 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.18%) Unica
9 1 (0.090%) BigMachines
9 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.090%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.090%) Endur
9 1 (0.090%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.090%) RMDS
9 1 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (1.43%) SaaS
4 10 (0.90%) GitHub
5 9 (0.81%) Force.com
5 9 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.45%) Office 365
7 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.18%) AdWords
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.090%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.090%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.090%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.090%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.090%) IaaS
9 1 (0.090%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 153 (13.71%) HTTP
2 56 (5.02%) Internet
3 55 (4.93%) SSL
4 43 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 23 (2.06%) 802.15
5 23 (2.06%) Bluetooth
5 23 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (2.06%) X.509
5 23 (2.06%) ZigBee
6 22 (1.97%) LDAP
7 16 (1.43%) DNS
7 16 (1.43%) SNMP
8 6 (0.54%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.54%) Network Security
8 6 (0.54%) VPN
9 5 (0.45%) Firewall
9 5 (0.45%) Intranet
9 5 (0.45%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.36%) FTP
10 4 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (18.19%) SQL Server
2 183 (16.40%) MySQL
3 120 (10.75%) Relational Database
4 58 (5.20%) MongoDB
5 57 (5.11%) NoSQL
6 55 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 33 (2.96%) DB2
10 28 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (2.24%) Jackrabbit
11 25 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 11 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 248 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 181 (16.22%) Subversion
3 126 (11.29%) JUnit
4 111 (9.95%) JIRA
5 102 (9.14%) Jenkins
6 79 (7.08%) Eclipse
7 70 (6.27%) Maven
8 64 (5.73%) Selenium
9 53 (4.75%) Ant
10 43 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 41 (3.67%) Cucumber
12 35 (3.14%) Jasmine
12 35 (3.14%) Visual Studio
13 34 (3.05%) TeamCity
14 33 (2.96%) Mockito
15 31 (2.78%) Mercurial
16 30 (2.69%) Grunt
17 26 (2.33%) SoapUI
18 20 (1.79%) NUnit
19 18 (1.61%) gulp
General
1 137 (12.28%) Finance
2 47 (4.21%) Marketing
3 34 (3.05%) Banking
4 33 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 20 (1.79%) Retail
6 18 (1.61%) Publishing
7 17 (1.52%) Electronics
8 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.08%) Local Government
10 11 (0.99%) Games
11 10 (0.90%) Advertising
11 10 (0.90%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.90%) Legal
12 9 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.81%) Military
13 8 (0.72%) Back Office
14 5 (0.45%) Front Office
15 3 (0.27%) Law
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 928 (83.15%) Developer
2 233 (20.88%) Java Developer
3 180 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 134 (12.01%) .NET Developer
5 122 (10.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 97 (8.69%) Senior Developer
7 93 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 90 (8.06%) Architect
9 86 (7.71%) HTML Developer
10 83 (7.44%) C# Developer
11 69 (6.18%) Scala Developer
12 65 (5.82%) HTML CSS Developer
13 63 (5.65%) Lead Developer
14 60 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
14 60 (5.38%) UI Developer
15 54 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
16 50 (4.48%) PHP Developer
17 46 (4.12%) Agile Developer
18 44 (3.94%) Software Developer
19 38 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 900 (80.65%) HTML
2 861 (77.15%) CSS
3 583 (52.24%) jQuery
4 494 (44.27%) HTML5
5 365 (32.71%) JSON
6 339 (30.38%) CSS3
7 330 (29.57%) XML
8 318 (28.49%) Web Services
9 281 (25.18%) REST
10 266 (23.84%) .NET
11 230 (20.61%) Spring
12 215 (19.27%) AngularJS
13 199 (17.83%) ASP.NET
14 169 (15.14%) RESTful
15 135 (12.10%) SOAP
16 134 (12.01%) J2EE
17 120 (10.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 110 (9.86%) JSP
19 105 (9.41%) .NET Framework
20 104 (9.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 131 (11.74%) User Experience
2 51 (4.57%) Mobile App
3 40 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
7 25 (2.24%) Web 2.0
8 24 (2.15%) W3C
9 20 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.61%) Internet of Things
11 16 (1.43%) Social Media
12 13 (1.16%) Digital Media
13 12 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (0.99%) Graphic Design
14 11 (0.99%) iPad
15 10 (0.90%) CMDB
15 10 (0.90%) Cryptography
15 10 (0.90%) Fintech
16 6 (0.54%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 142 (12.72%) Linux
2 77 (6.90%) Windows
3 72 (6.45%) Unix
4 29 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.99%) Android
10 9 (0.81%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.63%) Solaris
12 6 (0.54%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.36%) CentOS
14 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.27%) webOS
15 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
16 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (30.11%) MVC
3 275 (24.64%) TDD
4 270 (24.19%) Scrum
5 260 (23.30%) Web Development
6 222 (19.89%) OO
7 198 (17.74%) Front End Development
8 180 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 149 (13.35%) E-Commerce
10 137 (12.28%) Unit Testing
11 131 (11.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 122 (10.93%) Open Source
13 118 (10.57%) Web Design
14 110 (9.86%) Mentoring
15 104 (9.32%) BDD
16 99 (8.87%) Automated Testing
17 83 (7.44%) Kanban
18 79 (7.08%) OOP
19 74 (6.63%) SOA
20 73 (6.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 835 (74.82%) JavaScript
2 490 (43.91%) Java
3 312 (27.96%) SQL
4 279 (25.00%) C#
5 175 (15.68%) PHP
6 141 (12.63%) Python
7 118 (10.57%) Scala
8 115 (10.30%) Ruby
9 92 (8.24%) T-SQL
10 71 (6.36%) Perl
11 43 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 39 (3.49%) C
13 38 (3.41%) VB.NET
14 37 (3.32%) C++
15 28 (2.51%) XPath
16 26 (2.33%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.61%) TypeScript
18 16 (1.43%) Apex Code
19 13 (1.16%) Groovy
20 12 (1.08%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 85 (7.62%) Degree
2 67 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 11 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.90%) MCPD
6 10 (0.90%) MCSD
7 8 (0.72%) ISEB
8 7 (0.63%) SANS
9 6 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.54%) ISACA
10 5 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.36%) ECDL
11 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.27%) MCITP
12 3 (0.27%) MCTS
12 3 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.87%) QA
2 5 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (0.45%) WCAG
3 2 (0.18%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.090%) COBIT
4 1 (0.090%) HL7
4 1 (0.090%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.090%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.090%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (0.63%) Docker
2 5 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.36%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.27%) Varnish
5 1 (0.090%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.090%) LXC
5 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (1.08%) Puppet
2 7 (0.63%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.27%) cPanel
5 2 (0.18%) Ansible
5 2 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.090%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.090%) Nagios
6 1 (0.090%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.090%) Piwik
6 1 (0.090%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.090%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.090%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 129 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 125 (11.20%) Oracle
3 81 (7.26%) Google
4 44 (3.94%) IBM
5 41 (3.67%) ServiceNow
6 29 (2.60%) hybris
7 28 (2.51%) Adobe
8 25 (2.24%) SAP
9 24 (2.15%) ATG
10 18 (1.61%) Sitecore
10 18 (1.61%) Zend
11 17 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.25%) OpenText
13 13 (1.16%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.08%) EPiServer
14 12 (1.08%) Telerik
15 10 (0.90%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.90%) Rally
15 10 (0.90%) Siebel
16 9 (0.81%) Twitter
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