The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 51 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.00% 2.14% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 7.41% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 8
Median daily rate £355 £500 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% +21.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £361 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £586 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.12%
Ajax
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 162 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.06% 28.88% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 111 117
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £45.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Basildon +3 1 - -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) RAD
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) LESS
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) RAD
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Password Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata