The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 138 115 101
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 20 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.89% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 4.00% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 24
Median daily rate £338 £328 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £314 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £448 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.78 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-18.29% -1.79%
Ajax
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
966 826 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.79% 22.22% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 542 406
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Manchester -9 13 £338 +3.84% 14
Merseyside - 3 £363 -
Cheshire -11 2 - - 3
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 79 (92.94%) JavaScript
2 71 (83.53%) HTML
3 69 (81.18%) CSS
4 52 (61.18%) jQuery
5 47 (55.29%) XML
6 34 (40.00%) Java
7 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (32.94%) Git (software)
8 27 (31.76%) Web Services
9 25 (29.41%) E-Commerce
9 25 (29.41%) SQL
9 25 (29.41%) JSP
9 25 (29.41%) HTML5
10 20 (23.53%) User Experience
11 19 (22.35%) CSS3
11 19 (22.35%) Front End Development
11 19 (22.35%) Subversion
11 19 (22.35%) SEO
12 18 (21.18%) Web Development
13 17 (20.00%) .NET
14 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
14 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
15 15 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 15 (17.65%) Sass
15 15 (17.65%) LESS
15 15 (17.65%) C#
15 15 (17.65%) Web Design
15 15 (17.65%) MVC
16 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
16 14 (16.47%) JIRA

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (15.29%) ATG Dynamo
1 13 (15.29%) JBoss
2 7 (8.24%) GeoServer
3 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.88%) Confluence
5 3 (3.53%) CMS
5 3 (3.53%) IBM Domino
5 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.35%) IIS
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (8.24%) GIS
3 7 (8.24%) MySQL
3 7 (8.24%) QGIS
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.06%) Spatial Data
5 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.18%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 28 (32.94%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.35%) Subversion
3 14 (16.47%) JIRA
4 13 (15.29%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.59%) Maven
6 8 (9.41%) Ant
6 8 (9.41%) JUnit
7 2 (2.35%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.35%) Mockito
7 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.18%) PhpStorm
8 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Local Government
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (97.65%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (24.71%) UI Developer
4 19 (22.35%) Java Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Web Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (11.76%) Web UI Developer
8 9 (10.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Applications Developer
9 7 (8.24%) GIS Developer
10 6 (7.06%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (7.06%) HTML Developer
11 5 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
11 5 (5.88%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (4.71%) Technical Leader
12 4 (4.71%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (83.53%) HTML
2 69 (81.18%) CSS
3 52 (61.18%) jQuery
4 47 (55.29%) XML
5 27 (31.76%) Web Services
6 25 (29.41%) HTML5
6 25 (29.41%) JSP
7 19 (22.35%) CSS3
8 17 (20.00%) .NET
9 15 (17.65%) LESS
9 15 (17.65%) Sass
10 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
11 13 (15.29%) XSLT
12 12 (14.12%) Spring
12 12 (14.12%) XHTML
13 11 (12.94%) JSON
14 9 (10.59%) SOAP
15 8 (9.41%) RESTful
16 7 (8.24%) J2EE
17 6 (7.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) User Experience
2 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.88%) Web 2.0
4 4 (4.71%) iPad
4 4 (4.71%) NHS
5 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.18%) Animation
7 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 19 (22.35%) Front End Development
3 19 (22.35%) SEO
4 18 (21.18%) Web Development
5 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
6 15 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 15 (17.65%) MVC
6 15 (17.65%) Web Design
7 12 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.12%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (14.12%) System Testing
8 11 (12.94%) Scrum
9 10 (11.76%) Wireframes
10 9 (10.59%) OO
11 7 (8.24%) Change Management
11 7 (8.24%) Open Source
12 6 (7.06%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (7.06%) TDD
13 5 (5.88%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 79 (92.94%) JavaScript
2 34 (40.00%) Java
3 25 (29.41%) SQL
4 15 (17.65%) C#
5 13 (15.29%) XPath
6 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.24%) Python
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
9 2 (2.35%) LotusScript
9 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.18%) Delphi
10 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) ATG
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) hybris
4 5 (5.88%) Endeca
5 3 (3.53%) Adobe
5 3 (3.53%) Lotus
6 2 (2.35%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.18%) SAP
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