The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 57 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Ajax 5 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 1.06% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 5.06% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Median daily rate £470 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.02 £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-37.45% -7.51%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
123 158 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.04% 20.98% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 96
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford +1 2 £450 - 3
Cheshunt - 2 £490 -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (33.33%) Sass
6 4 (33.33%) LESS
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) DB2
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Linux

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (41.67%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) LESS
6 4 (33.33%) Sass
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (25.00%) React
7 3 (25.00%) XSLT
8 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) API Development
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source Development
4 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Intershop