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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 1.03% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 4.55% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £319 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +44.71%

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
151 132 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.95% 22.68% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 77 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.06 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Elastic Path
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (60.00%) RAD
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) JDBC
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) HPUX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) 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 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Log4j
1 3 (60.00%) Mockito
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) JDBC
3 3 (60.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) JSTL
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) Struts
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) RAD
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ATG
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Martini
1 3 (60.00%) Elastic Path
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Interwoven
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle