The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 84 85 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing Ajax 21 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 1.10% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 4.61% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 22
Median daily rate £343 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £310 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £394 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -1.66%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
530 434 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.01% 23.95% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 278 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Salford -9 1 - -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 30 (90.91%) HTML
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
2 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) JSON
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) XML
5 12 (36.36%) Web Development
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) jQuery
6 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
7 9 (27.27%) Sass
7 9 (27.27%) Node.js
7 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
7 9 (27.27%) TDD
7 9 (27.27%) Ruby
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) BDD
10 6 (18.18%) MVC
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 5 (15.15%) PHP
11 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (12.12%) Amazon DynamoDB

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (9.09%) IBM Domino
1 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Mockito
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) PhpStorm
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (21.21%) HTML Developer
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Domino Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
1 30 (90.91%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) JSON
3 12 (36.36%) XML
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) Node.js
5 9 (27.27%) Sass
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (12.12%) WCF
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.09%) SOAP
9 3 (9.09%) Struts
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (6.06%) EJB
10 2 (6.06%) J2EE
10 2 (6.06%) MyBatis
10 2 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) Web Development
2 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) BDD
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Content Management
8 2 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 2 (6.06%) Web Design
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.03%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
9 1 (3.03%) Graceful Degradation
9 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Ruby
4 7 (21.21%) C#
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) LotusScript
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.03%) XPath
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Lotus
2 3 (9.09%) WorldPay
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com