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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
UK / England
Rank 230 208 166
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -42
Contract jobs citing Ajax 430 543 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.19% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 4.06% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 378 439
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +41.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +52.75%

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
12942 13387 12722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.15% 29.24% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8946 9349 8686
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 241 170
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -15 226 £450 - 66
South East +12 50 £388 +19.23% 46
South West +6 35 £410 -1.20% 12
North West -4 27 £338 -6.57% 25
Yorkshire +18 23 £430 +9.20% 13
West Midlands -18 18 £306 +2.08% 16
East of England -26 18 £295 -18.05% 22
North East -10 14 £438 +25.00% 3
East Midlands -24 11 £375 -6.25% 16
Midlands +6 6 £600 +50.00%
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 856 (88.07%) HTML
2 818 (84.16%) CSS
3 754 (77.57%) JavaScript
4 497 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
5 493 (50.72%) jQuery
6 417 (42.90%) HTML5
7 384 (39.51%) JSON
8 344 (35.39%) CSS3
9 319 (32.82%) XML
10 300 (30.86%) SQL
11 296 (30.45%) MVC
12 279 (28.70%) C#
13 277 (28.50%) Java
14 274 (28.19%) Web Services
15 273 (28.09%) AngularJS
16 255 (26.23%) REST
17 234 (24.07%) .NET
18 233 (23.97%) Web Development
19 228 (23.46%) Front End Development
20 215 (22.12%) Scrum
21 214 (22.02%) TDD
22 192 (19.75%) Git (software)
23 190 (19.55%) SQL Server
23 190 (19.55%) ASP.NET
24 174 (17.90%) Spring
25 167 (17.18%) RESTful
26 152 (15.64%) Ruby
27 149 (15.33%) OO
28 146 (15.02%) Responsive Web Design
29 144 (14.81%) Oracle

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
1 116 (11.93%) CMS
2 72 (7.41%) Apache
3 69 (7.10%) IIS
4 55 (5.66%) Confluence
5 54 (5.56%) JBoss
6 53 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 51 (5.25%) WebSphere
8 41 (4.22%) SharePoint
9 38 (3.91%) WebLogic
10 32 (3.29%) Apache Solr
11 27 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (2.26%) Tomcat
13 20 (2.06%) Umbraco
14 19 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 18 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (1.54%) Drupal
17 14 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
18 13 (1.34%) WordPress
19 10 (1.03%) Commerce Server
19 10 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (4.12%) Photoshop
2 34 (3.50%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.03%) GIMP
4 8 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.62%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.62%) MS Office
5 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.31%) MS Project
8 1 (0.10%) InVision
8 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.93%) Fredhopper
3 7 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.31%) Magento
6 3 (0.31%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.21%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.21%) RMDS
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 69 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.95%) Heroku
4 16 (1.65%) GitHub
5 13 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (0.93%) Boomi
7 8 (0.82%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.82%) PaaS
8 7 (0.72%) Akamai
9 6 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.62%) SaaS
10 4 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.41%) IaaS
10 4 (0.41%) Office 365
11 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.10%) Force.com
13 1 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 105 (10.80%) HTTP
2 47 (4.84%) Internet
3 21 (2.16%) SSL
4 19 (1.95%) DNS
4 19 (1.95%) LDAP
5 14 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.34%) Intranet
7 10 (1.03%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.72%) Network Security
8 7 (0.72%) RTP
8 7 (0.72%) RTSP
9 6 (0.62%) Extranet
9 6 (0.62%) SNMP
10 2 (0.21%) Firewall
10 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.21%) LAN
10 2 (0.21%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.21%) SMTP
11 1 (0.10%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 134 (13.79%) MySQL
3 98 (10.08%) Relational Database
4 93 (9.57%) NoSQL
5 74 (7.61%) MongoDB
6 71 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (7.10%) Oracle Database
8 61 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
9 58 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 33 (3.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 31 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (2.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 21 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
16 19 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (1.85%) DB2
18 16 (1.65%) Hadoop
18 16 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 192 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 101 (10.39%) Subversion
3 92 (9.47%) Jenkins
4 88 (9.05%) JUnit
5 87 (8.95%) JIRA
6 78 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 66 (6.79%) Visual Studio
8 50 (5.14%) Grunt
9 49 (5.04%) Ant
9 49 (5.04%) Selenium
10 47 (4.84%) Eclipse
11 45 (4.63%) Maven
12 38 (3.91%) gulp
13 35 (3.60%) Jasmine
13 35 (3.60%) Oracle APEX
14 34 (3.50%) Cucumber
15 29 (2.98%) Karma Test Runner
16 27 (2.78%) Bower
16 27 (2.78%) TeamCity
17 19 (1.95%) Gradle
General
1 97 (9.98%) Finance
2 48 (4.94%) Banking
3 40 (4.12%) Marketing
4 27 (2.78%) Advertising
5 25 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.65%) Retail
8 12 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.03%) Electronics
10 9 (0.93%) Games
10 9 (0.93%) Military
10 9 (0.93%) Publishing
11 5 (0.51%) Automotive
11 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.41%) Back Office
13 3 (0.31%) Front Office
14 2 (0.21%) Law
14 2 (0.21%) Prime Brokerage
15 1 (0.10%) Billing
15 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 815 (83.85%) Developer
2 207 (21.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 152 (15.64%) Java Developer
4 136 (13.99%) .NET Developer
5 111 (11.42%) JavaScript Developer
6 88 (9.05%) HTML Developer
7 67 (6.89%) C# Developer
7 67 (6.89%) HTML CSS Developer
8 65 (6.69%) Architect
9 56 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 55 (5.66%) Senior Developer
11 53 (5.45%) Angular Developer
12 46 (4.73%) Oracle Developer
12 46 (4.73%) Web Developer
13 42 (4.32%) ServiceNow Developer
14 34 (3.50%) Agile Developer
14 34 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
15 31 (3.19%) UI Developer
16 30 (3.09%) SQL Developer
17 29 (2.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 856 (88.07%) HTML
2 818 (84.16%) CSS
3 493 (50.72%) jQuery
4 417 (42.90%) HTML5
5 384 (39.51%) JSON
6 344 (35.39%) CSS3
7 319 (32.82%) XML
8 274 (28.19%) Web Services
9 273 (28.09%) AngularJS
10 255 (26.23%) REST
11 234 (24.07%) .NET
12 190 (19.55%) ASP.NET
13 174 (17.90%) Spring
14 167 (17.18%) RESTful
15 123 (12.65%) SOAP
16 117 (12.04%) Sass
17 108 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
18 99 (10.19%) Django
19 96 (9.88%) Backbone.js
19 96 (9.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 121 (12.45%) User Experience
2 47 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.57%) N-Tier
5 24 (2.47%) W3C
6 23 (2.37%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.16%) CMDB
8 19 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.44%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.13%) Semantic Web
11 11 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.03%) Graphic Design
13 9 (0.93%) Social Media
14 8 (0.82%) Equities
15 7 (0.72%) Interactive TV
15 7 (0.72%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.72%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 119 (12.24%) Linux
2 90 (9.26%) Windows
3 39 (4.01%) Unix
4 32 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.09%) Android
6 16 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (1.23%) webOS
8 12 (1.23%) Windows Phone
8 12 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
9 10 (1.03%) AIX
10 8 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.62%) Solaris
12 3 (0.31%) HPUX
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.21%) CentOS
13 2 (0.21%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (30.45%) MVC
3 233 (23.97%) Web Development
4 228 (23.46%) Front End Development
5 215 (22.12%) Scrum
6 214 (22.02%) TDD
7 149 (15.33%) OO
8 146 (15.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 129 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
10 126 (12.96%) Configuration Management
11 92 (9.47%) Open Source
12 89 (9.16%) Web Design
13 78 (8.02%) Unit Testing
14 76 (7.82%) BDD
14 76 (7.82%) E-Commerce
15 69 (7.10%) Kanban
16 66 (6.79%) Software Engineering
17 65 (6.69%) Prototyping
18 64 (6.58%) Automated Testing
19 62 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 754 (77.57%) JavaScript
2 300 (30.86%) SQL
3 279 (28.70%) C#
4 277 (28.50%) Java
5 152 (15.64%) Ruby
6 109 (11.21%) Scala
7 102 (10.49%) Python
8 99 (10.19%) PHP
9 72 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 54 (5.56%) PL/SQL
11 52 (5.35%) VB.NET
12 47 (4.84%) Shell Script
13 38 (3.91%) Perl
14 18 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 17 (1.75%) C++
16 15 (1.54%) C
17 14 (1.44%) ActionScript
18 13 (1.34%) Groovy
18 13 (1.34%) TypeScript
18 13 (1.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 84 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 75 (7.72%) SC Cleared
3 57 (5.86%) Degree
4 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.82%) Sun Certification
5 7 (0.72%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.62%) ISEB
7 5 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.51%) PhD
8 4 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.31%) CCNP
9 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.31%) MCSE
9 3 (0.31%) RHCE
10 2 (0.21%) MCSD
10 2 (0.21%) PMP
11 1 (0.10%) MCAD
11 1 (0.10%) MCP
11 1 (0.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.57%) QA
2 6 (0.62%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) HL7
4 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (2.78%) Docker
2 9 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.82%) LXC
4 6 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.10%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.10%) Varnish
5 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.03%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.93%) Puppet
4 8 (0.82%) Ansible
5 4 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.21%) Kibana
6 2 (0.21%) logstash
6 2 (0.21%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.10%) Control-M
7 1 (0.10%) Grafana
7 1 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.10%) Mesos
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 144 (14.81%) Oracle
2 122 (12.55%) Microsoft
3 80 (8.23%) Adobe
4 60 (6.17%) Google
5 47 (4.84%) ServiceNow
6 32 (3.29%) IBM
6 32 (3.29%) Sitecore
7 20 (2.06%) Perforce
8 16 (1.65%) Apple
8 16 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 14 (1.44%) BEA
10 12 (1.23%) Ensighten
10 12 (1.23%) SAP
11 11 (1.13%) Splunk
12 10 (1.03%) ATG
13 8 (0.82%) AppDynamics
13 8 (0.82%) Dell
13 8 (0.82%) DevExpress
13 8 (0.82%) Telerik
13 8 (0.82%) Zend
Norwich, Norfolk
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: £25,000 - £35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + neg doe
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £500 - £543 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £360.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions UK
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago