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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 87 71 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 1.38% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 5.97% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 18
Median daily rate £350 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £290 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £430 £450
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 £38.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-34.15% -12.13%
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
440 352 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.12% 23.19% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 227 206
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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
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 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 35 (85.37%) HTML
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 33 (80.49%) CSS
3 25 (60.98%) XML
3 25 (60.98%) jQuery
4 18 (43.90%) Subversion
4 18 (43.90%) SEO
4 18 (43.90%) User Experience
5 17 (41.46%) HTML5
5 17 (41.46%) Java
6 16 (39.02%) CSS3
7 15 (36.59%) Sass
7 15 (36.59%) LESS
8 14 (34.15%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 14 (34.15%) XSLT
8 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
8 14 (34.15%) Web Development
9 13 (31.71%) XPath
9 13 (31.71%) Mercurial
10 11 (26.83%) XHTML
11 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
11 10 (24.39%) Web Services
11 10 (24.39%) Spring
11 10 (24.39%) Wireframes
12 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
12 8 (19.51%) JSP
12 8 (19.51%) J2EE
12 8 (19.51%) Web Design
13 7 (17.07%) Scrum

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 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Confluence
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.32%) IBM Domino
4 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.44%) CMS
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) DB2
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Subversion
2 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (31.71%) Mercurial
4 7 (17.07%) JIRA
5 6 (14.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) QUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) UI Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (12.20%) Hybris Developer
6 5 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Lead Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Web UI Developer
7 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) HTML Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Leader
8 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Domino Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 33 (80.49%) CSS
3 25 (60.98%) jQuery
3 25 (60.98%) XML
4 17 (41.46%) HTML5
5 16 (39.02%) CSS3
6 15 (36.59%) LESS
6 15 (36.59%) Sass
7 14 (34.15%) XSLT
8 11 (26.83%) XHTML
9 10 (24.39%) Spring
9 10 (24.39%) Web Services
10 8 (19.51%) J2EE
10 8 (19.51%) JSP
11 6 (14.63%) XSD
12 5 (12.20%) .NET
12 5 (12.20%) SOAP
12 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
13 4 (9.76%) JSON
14 3 (7.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Web 2.0
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) iPad
4 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.32%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) webOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) SEO
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 14 (34.15%) Web Development
3 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
3 10 (24.39%) Wireframes
4 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Web Design
5 7 (17.07%) MVC
5 7 (17.07%) OO
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
7 5 (12.20%) B2C
7 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.76%) Data Validation
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) XPath
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) LotusScript
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) hybris
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Lotus
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) WorldPay
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