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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 90 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 14 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 1.48% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 6.50% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 19
Median daily rate £335 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £305 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.90%
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
500 369 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.20% 22.72% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 254 222
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) XML
3 13 (44.83%) jQuery
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) Spring
9 6 (20.69%) TDD
9 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 6 (20.69%) JIRA
9 6 (20.69%) C#
9 6 (20.69%) OO
9 6 (20.69%) JSP
9 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
10 5 (17.24%) User Experience
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) J2EE
10 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
11 4 (13.79%) WCF
11 4 (13.79%) IBM Notes
11 4 (13.79%) IBM Domino
11 4 (13.79%) MySQL

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 4 (13.79%) IBM Domino
1 4 (13.79%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mockito
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) PhpStorm
4 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Domino Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.34%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) CSS
1 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) jQuery
2 13 (44.83%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) .NET
3 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) JSON
4 6 (20.69%) JSP
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.24%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (13.79%) Servlets
6 4 (13.79%) WCF
7 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Struts
7 3 (10.34%) XSD
8 2 (6.90%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) OO
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.34%) SEO
5 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) B2C
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) LotusScript
7 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) XPath
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Lotus
3 3 (10.34%) hybris
3 3 (10.34%) WorldPay
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com