The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank - 17 18
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.70% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 13.33% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.90%
Ajax
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 23.91% 20.27% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Median daily rate £401 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland