The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank - 51 48
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.44% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.53% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £400 £611
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +11.83%
Ajax
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 131 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.46% 28.92% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 87 36
Median daily rate £350 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £748
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £24.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +65.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire