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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 43 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.30% 4.51% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% 12.57% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 10
Median daily rate £400 £400 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.60 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.26% -11.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
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
128 191 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.43% 35.90% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 100 82
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +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
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 4 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
Chigwell - 2 £350 -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 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 Essex region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) TDD
2 18 (81.82%) HTML5
3 17 (77.27%) Unix
3 17 (77.27%) Linux
3 17 (77.27%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) CSS3
6 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 12 (54.55%) SOA
6 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
7 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 11 (50.00%) XML
7 11 (50.00%) Ant
7 11 (50.00%) REST
7 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
8 10 (45.45%) XHTML
8 10 (45.45%) User Stories
9 9 (40.91%) MVC
9 9 (40.91%) jQuery
10 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
11 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
11 7 (31.82%) Middleware
11 7 (31.82%) OO
12 6 (27.27%) Windows
12 6 (27.27%) Solaris

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 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
3 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
1 5 (22.73%) SSL
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Ant
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 6 (27.27%) Subversion
5 5 (22.73%) Maven
5 5 (22.73%) NUnit
5 5 (22.73%) Selenium
5 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
6 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
7 2 (9.09%) AccuRev
7 2 (9.09%) Gradle
7 2 (9.09%) JUnit
7 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.55%) JIRA
8 1 (4.55%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Legal
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C++ Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (81.82%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) CSS3
4 11 (50.00%) REST
4 11 (50.00%) Web Services
4 11 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (45.45%) XHTML
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 7 (31.82%) Middleware
8 6 (27.27%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) JSON
8 6 (27.27%) JSP
8 6 (27.27%) LESS
8 6 (27.27%) Sass
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
9 5 (22.73%) JAX-RS
9 5 (22.73%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
1 17 (77.27%) Unix
2 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Solaris
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) TDD
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) SOA
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) User Stories
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) OO
7 6 (27.27%) API Design
7 6 (27.27%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (27.27%) Kanban
7 6 (27.27%) RAD
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (22.73%) Web Design
9 4 (18.18%) B2C
9 4 (18.18%) CRM
9 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (18.18%) Information Management
9 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Ruby
5 4 (18.18%) Scala
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) CA
2 3 (13.64%) Rally
3 2 (9.09%) FatWire
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Omniture
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) WSO2