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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 46 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.69% 0.35% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 1.39% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Median daily rate £400 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.02 £38.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-34.15% -12.13%
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
105 72 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.30% 25.53% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 42 51
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +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 25 May 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 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) VBA
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3

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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Mockito
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Liquibase
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Excel Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Laravel
5 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) Go
6 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Zend