The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
England / Midlands
Rank 15 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.36% 1.60% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 25.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 8 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.29% 6.40% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 13
Median daily rate £600 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Django
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Architect
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Architect
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Django
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft