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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 205 179 133
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -46
Contract jobs citing Ajax 588 652 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.32% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.16% 4.83% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 437 542
Median daily rate £419 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 2
Median hourly rate £25.02 £35.00 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.51% -19.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £19.14 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £44.12 £45.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.02 £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-37.45% -7.51%
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
14128 13495 13216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.22% 27.31% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10123 9021 8899
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 184 163
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 -32 287 £425 +6.25% 94
South East +37 159 £420 +20.00% 54
Yorkshire -7 30 £400 - 17
East of England -14 29 £400 +14.28% 25
North West -18 27 £350 +6.87% 26
East Midlands +7 19 £350 -3.44% 14
South West -21 11 £320 -14.66% 15
West Midlands -35 11 £288 -11.53% 25
North East -37 10 £350 -3.44% 7
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 899 (81.28%) HTML
2 886 (80.11%) CSS
3 809 (73.15%) JavaScript
4 617 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
5 567 (51.27%) jQuery
6 505 (45.66%) HTML5
7 457 (41.32%) Java
8 357 (32.28%) CSS3
8 357 (32.28%) JSON
9 327 (29.57%) MVC
10 323 (29.20%) XML
11 315 (28.48%) SQL
12 292 (26.40%) C#
13 287 (25.95%) REST
14 282 (25.50%) Scrum
15 281 (25.41%) Git (software)
16 277 (25.05%) Web Services
17 272 (24.59%) TDD
17 272 (24.59%) Web Development
18 265 (23.96%) .NET
19 225 (20.34%) Spring
20 221 (19.98%) AngularJS
21 217 (19.62%) OO
22 213 (19.26%) Front End Development
23 206 (18.63%) ASP.NET
24 204 (18.44%) SQL Server
25 195 (17.63%) Subversion
26 194 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
27 169 (15.28%) RESTful
28 164 (14.83%) MySQL

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 89 (8.05%) Confluence
2 88 (7.96%) Node.js
3 77 (6.96%) CMS
4 64 (5.79%) Tomcat
5 63 (5.70%) JBoss
6 58 (5.24%) Apache
6 58 (5.24%) IIS
7 56 (5.06%) WebSphere
8 45 (4.07%) WebLogic
9 41 (3.71%) SharePoint
10 26 (2.35%) WordPress
11 20 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 20 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (1.36%) Drupal
13 14 (1.27%) ATG Dynamo
14 13 (1.18%) Apache Solr
14 13 (1.18%) Umbraco
15 11 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 60 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.35%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (1.36%) MS Office
5 12 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.63%) GIMP
8 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.090%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.090%) InDesign
10 1 (0.090%) MS Project
10 1 (0.090%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 18 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 8 (0.72%) SDL Web 8
5 6 (0.54%) Magento
5 6 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.18%) Unica
8 1 (0.090%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.090%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.090%) Endur
8 1 (0.090%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.090%) RMDS
8 1 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.090%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.72%) SaaS
4 17 (1.54%) GitHub
5 15 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (0.90%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.81%) Force.com
8 6 (0.54%) Office 365
9 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.18%) AdWords
10 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.090%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.090%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.090%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.090%) PaaS
11 1 (0.090%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 157 (14.20%) HTTP
2 53 (4.79%) Internet
3 41 (3.71%) SSL
4 31 (2.80%) TCP/IP
5 24 (2.17%) LDAP
6 19 (1.72%) DNS
7 15 (1.36%) SNMP
8 12 (1.08%) 802.15
8 12 (1.08%) Bluetooth
8 12 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (1.08%) X.509
8 12 (1.08%) ZigBee
9 10 (0.90%) Intranet
10 7 (0.63%) Network Security
11 6 (0.54%) VPN
12 5 (0.45%) Extranet
12 5 (0.45%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.36%) AMQP
13 4 (0.36%) Firewall
14 3 (0.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 164 (14.83%) MySQL
3 104 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 50 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 48 (4.34%) NoSQL
7 41 (3.71%) Oracle Database
8 38 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (2.26%) DB2
10 21 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (1.27%) Jackrabbit
13 14 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.90%) Big Data
15 10 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 281 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 195 (17.63%) Subversion
3 147 (13.29%) JUnit
4 124 (11.21%) JIRA
5 123 (11.12%) Jenkins
6 69 (6.24%) Selenium
7 68 (6.15%) Eclipse
8 64 (5.79%) Maven
9 52 (4.70%) Ant
10 44 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (3.62%) Cucumber
11 40 (3.62%) Grunt
12 37 (3.35%) Visual Studio
13 34 (3.07%) Jasmine
14 31 (2.80%) Mercurial
15 28 (2.53%) SoapUI
16 25 (2.26%) gulp
17 23 (2.08%) NUnit
18 22 (1.99%) TeamCity
19 20 (1.81%) Mockito
General
1 134 (12.12%) Finance
2 47 (4.25%) Marketing
3 37 (3.35%) Banking
4 32 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.08%) Retail
6 19 (1.72%) Advertising
7 17 (1.54%) Games
7 17 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.45%) Electronics
9 14 (1.27%) Local Government
10 10 (0.90%) Publishing
11 9 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.72%) Legal
12 8 (0.72%) Military
13 6 (0.54%) Back Office
14 5 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.45%) Front Office
14 5 (0.45%) Law
15 4 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 922 (83.36%) Developer
2 214 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 194 (17.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 138 (12.48%) .NET Developer
5 109 (9.86%) Web Developer
6 108 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 91 (8.23%) C# Developer
8 88 (7.96%) Architect
9 79 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 78 (7.05%) HTML Developer
10 78 (7.05%) Scala Developer
11 64 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
12 62 (5.61%) UI Developer
13 60 (5.42%) HTML CSS Developer
14 58 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
15 53 (4.79%) Lead Developer
16 47 (4.25%) Java Scala Developer
17 46 (4.16%) Agile Developer
18 45 (4.07%) PHP Developer
18 45 (4.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 899 (81.28%) HTML
2 886 (80.11%) CSS
3 567 (51.27%) jQuery
4 505 (45.66%) HTML5
5 357 (32.28%) CSS3
5 357 (32.28%) JSON
6 323 (29.20%) XML
7 287 (25.95%) REST
8 277 (25.05%) Web Services
9 265 (23.96%) .NET
10 225 (20.34%) Spring
11 221 (19.98%) AngularJS
12 206 (18.63%) ASP.NET
13 169 (15.28%) RESTful
14 132 (11.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 120 (10.85%) J2EE
16 117 (10.58%) SOAP
17 108 (9.76%) Sass
18 105 (9.49%) Play Framework
19 103 (9.31%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.48%) User Experience
2 41 (3.71%) Mobile App
3 36 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (2.89%) Inversion of Control
5 27 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.08%) Web 2.0
8 20 (1.81%) W3C
9 19 (1.72%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.63%) Social Media
11 14 (1.27%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.08%) Fintech
13 12 (1.08%) Internet of Things
14 11 (0.99%) CMDB
14 11 (0.99%) iPad
15 10 (0.90%) Graphic Design
16 7 (0.63%) Animation
16 7 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 148 (13.38%) Linux
2 80 (7.23%) Windows
3 69 (6.24%) Unix
4 30 (2.71%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.90%) Android
7 10 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.54%) CentOS
9 6 (0.54%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.54%) Solaris
10 5 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.45%) webOS
10 5 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.090%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (29.57%) MVC
3 282 (25.50%) Scrum
4 272 (24.59%) TDD
4 272 (24.59%) Web Development
5 217 (19.62%) OO
6 213 (19.26%) Front End Development
7 194 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
8 157 (14.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 147 (13.29%) Open Source
10 142 (12.84%) E-Commerce
11 128 (11.57%) Unit Testing
11 128 (11.57%) Web Design
12 120 (10.85%) Automated Testing
13 105 (9.49%) Mentoring
14 93 (8.41%) BDD
15 82 (7.41%) Configuration Management
16 73 (6.60%) SOA
17 71 (6.42%) OOP
18 66 (5.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 809 (73.15%) JavaScript
2 457 (41.32%) Java
3 315 (28.48%) SQL
4 292 (26.40%) C#
5 163 (14.74%) PHP
6 147 (13.29%) Python
7 131 (11.84%) Ruby
8 130 (11.75%) Scala
9 103 (9.31%) T-SQL
10 51 (4.61%) Perl
11 45 (4.07%) PL/SQL
12 34 (3.07%) VB.NET
13 29 (2.62%) C
14 22 (1.99%) C++
15 20 (1.81%) TypeScript
15 20 (1.81%) XPath
16 16 (1.45%) Apex Code
16 16 (1.45%) Groovy
17 15 (1.36%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 80 (7.23%) Degree
2 68 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.71%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.99%) BC Cleared
6 11 (0.99%) MCPD
6 11 (0.99%) MCSD
7 10 (0.90%) ISEB
8 8 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.63%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.54%) SANS
11 5 (0.45%) ISACA
11 5 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.45%) PMP
12 4 (0.36%) ECDL
12 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.36%) OCPJP
13 3 (0.27%) MCITP
13 3 (0.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.44%) QA
2 6 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.45%) WCAG
4 2 (0.18%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.090%) COBIT
5 1 (0.090%) HL7
5 1 (0.090%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.090%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.090%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.27%) Docker
3 3 (0.27%) Varnish
4 2 (0.18%) Firmware
5 1 (0.090%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.090%) LXC
5 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.090%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.08%) Puppet
2 10 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.72%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.27%) Nagios
5 3 (0.27%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.18%) Ansible
6 2 (0.18%) cPanel
6 2 (0.18%) SCOM
7 1 (0.090%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.090%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.090%) Piwik
7 1 (0.090%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.090%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 130 (11.75%) Microsoft
2 125 (11.30%) Oracle
3 95 (8.59%) Google
4 41 (3.71%) ServiceNow
5 33 (2.98%) IBM
6 32 (2.89%) Adobe
7 31 (2.80%) hybris
8 28 (2.53%) SAP
9 26 (2.35%) ATG
10 19 (1.72%) Zend
11 18 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 17 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (1.45%) Sitecore
14 14 (1.27%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.08%) Rally
15 12 (1.08%) Telerik
16 11 (0.99%) OpenText
16 11 (0.99%) Twitter
17 10 (0.90%) Sybase
18 9 (0.81%) VMware
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Posted: Yesterday
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London
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Salary: bonus + package OR £300/Day
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Vivid Resourcing
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Rate: From £480 to £485 per day
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Posted: Yesterday
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
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Greater Manchester
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Guildford, Surrey
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Northamptonshire
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South East
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XIST4 Recruitment
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Hampshire
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