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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank - 36 44
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 3.73% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 15.20% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 2
Median daily rate - £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.34 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.10 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.71% -1.66%
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
83 125 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.08% 24.51% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 71 100
Median daily rate £350 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £583 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £42.00 £39.50
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
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 26 September 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
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) Lambda Expressions

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
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Lambda Expressions
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Groovy
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Rally