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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 111 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing Ajax 13 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.56% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 2.83% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 15
Median daily rate £368 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £370 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.10 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.71% -1.66%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
611 637 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.67% 19.99% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 339 425
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
Glasgow +15 9 £400 +17.64%
Edinburgh +10 4 £325 -3.70% 1
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 7 (35.00%) RAD
8 7 (35.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) Python
9 6 (30.00%) REST
10 5 (25.00%) CSS3
10 5 (25.00%) Database Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) IIS
10 5 (25.00%) JSP
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) User Experience
11 4 (20.00%) User Stories
11 4 (20.00%) Scrum
11 4 (20.00%) Maven
11 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (20.00%) JSON
11 4 (20.00%) JIRA
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) IBM BigInsights
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Gradle
2 3 (15.00%) JBehave
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Azure Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) REST
8 5 (25.00%) CSS3
8 5 (25.00%) JSP
9 4 (20.00%) HTML5
9 4 (20.00%) JSON
10 3 (15.00%) Dojo
10 3 (15.00%) Node.js
11 2 (10.00%) J2EE
11 2 (10.00%) LAMP
11 2 (10.00%) Servlets
11 2 (10.00%) Spring
11 2 (10.00%) XML
12 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) RAD
3 5 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Product Management
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) WCAG
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Perforce
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase
3 1 (5.00%) Telerik
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
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