The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 46 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.22% 0.70% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 2.88% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £363 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.12%
Ajax
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 104 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.29% 24.36% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 76 35
Median daily rate £375 £431 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +36.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
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 Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 12 (75.00%) PHP
3 11 (68.75%) XML
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) OOP
5 8 (50.00%) XHTML
5 8 (50.00%) CMS
5 8 (50.00%) Content Management
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) PHP 5
6 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) WordPress
6 6 (37.50%) JIRA
6 6 (37.50%) Zend
6 6 (37.50%) Confluence
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) Billing
8 3 (18.75%) Subversion
8 3 (18.75%) Web Design
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe
8 3 (18.75%) DOM

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 6 (37.50%) WordPress
3 3 (18.75%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) Gitweb
5 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 3 (18.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) PHP Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Web Consultant
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Angular Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior
7 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 1 (6.25%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) XHTML
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) DOM
5 3 (18.75%) Node.js
5 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 3 (18.75%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Dojo
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Content Management
1 8 (50.00%) OOP
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
4 3 (18.75%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) PHP
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) PHP 5
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Ensighten
3 1 (6.25%) IBM