The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
UK / Scotland
Rank 98 121 90
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Contract jobs citing Ajax 8 7 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.27% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.07% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 19
Median daily rate £288 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.87% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £314 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £506 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.07% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +52.75%

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
480 652 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.14% 25.20% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 374 372
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.11% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £21.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +25 4 £288 -47.72% 1
Glasgow +4 2 - - 2
West Lothian - 2 - -
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 14 (70.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) CSS3
6 7 (35.00%) REST
6 7 (35.00%) User Experience
6 7 (35.00%) Python
6 7 (35.00%) PHP
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) JSP
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) WCAG
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (25.00%) Confluence
8 5 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (20.00%) Dojo
9 4 (20.00%) Selenium
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (20.00%) JBehave
9 4 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (20.00%) Cucumber

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (25.00%) Confluence
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) Gradle
2 4 (20.00%) JBehave
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.00%) Grunt
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 14 (70.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) CSS3
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) REST
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) JSP
8 5 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (20.00%) Dojo
9 4 (20.00%) Node.js
10 3 (15.00%) J2EE
10 3 (15.00%) JSON
10 3 (15.00%) LAMP
10 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media
3 2 (10.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.00%) Animation
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Android Development
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) SEO
6 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.00%) Online Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) RDF
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 7 (35.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) SPARQL
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) WCAG
2 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) OpenText