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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank - 36 46
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 3.69% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 14.20% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Median daily rate - £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.22% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £31.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+16.53% +2.41%
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
100 162 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.58% 25.96% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 99 76
Median daily rate £313 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £583 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 16
Median hourly rate £31.90 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.05% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.83 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) Ant
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 6 (54.55%) RAD
3 6 (54.55%) XHTML
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) SOA
3 6 (54.55%) Extreme Programming
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
3 6 (54.55%) LESS
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET

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 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Ant
2 4 (36.36%) NUnit
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) AccuRev
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) LoadUI
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 6 (54.55%) LESS
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
3 6 (54.55%) XHTML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Lambda Expressions
5 4 (36.36%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
1 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) Extreme Programming
3 6 (54.55%) RAD
3 6 (54.55%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Pair Programming
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) SEO
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) CA
2 3 (27.27%) Rally
3 2 (18.18%) FatWire
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Omniture
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle