The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
England / South East
Rank 184 192 118
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -74
Contract jobs citing Ajax 52 57 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.69% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 2.63% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 89
Median daily rate £381 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £280 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £410 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.17% +39.65%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1887 2165 2277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.84% 26.39% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 1422 1325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 66 45
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £27.35 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £57.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +10 22 £427 +30.15% 8
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £275 -15.38% 4
Berkshire +15 7 £375 +29.31% 20
West Sussex -4 6 £450 +35.84% 3
Oxfordshire +4 5 £350 - 6
Surrey +13 2 £513 +57.69% 2
East Sussex +3 1 £213 - 2
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 137 (86.16%) HTML
2 133 (83.65%) CSS
3 128 (80.50%) JavaScript
4 93 (58.49%) jQuery
5 81 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (50.94%) SQL
6 66 (41.51%) C#
7 60 (37.74%) XML
8 59 (37.11%) MVC
9 57 (35.85%) .NET
10 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET
10 51 (32.08%) SQL Server
11 48 (30.19%) HTML5
12 46 (28.93%) Oracle
13 43 (27.04%) Java
14 38 (23.90%) Web Services
14 38 (23.90%) Oracle Database
15 37 (23.27%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (22.64%) Linux
16 36 (22.64%) JSON
17 35 (22.01%) Web Development
17 35 (22.01%) Shell Script
18 34 (21.38%) Git (software)
19 33 (20.75%) CSS3
19 33 (20.75%) Microsoft
19 33 (20.75%) IIS
19 33 (20.75%) Scrum
19 33 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
20 31 (19.50%) REST
21 29 (18.24%) Continuous Integration

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (20.75%) IIS
2 16 (10.06%) Apache
3 15 (9.43%) Confluence
4 14 (8.81%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.55%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.29%) Commerce Server
6 10 (6.29%) IBM HTTP Server
6 10 (6.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (5.66%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.77%) JBoss
8 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.14%) CMS
10 3 (1.89%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (1.26%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.26%) Sitefinity
11 2 (1.26%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.89%) GIMP
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Fredhopper
2 7 (4.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.03%) Boomi
3 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Force.com
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.06%) HTTP
2 7 (4.40%) DNS
2 7 (4.40%) Kerberos
3 5 (3.14%) Extranet
3 5 (3.14%) Intranet
4 4 (2.52%) LDAP
5 3 (1.89%) Internet
5 3 (1.89%) SNMP
6 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 38 (23.90%) Oracle Database
3 33 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (14.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (13.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 18 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (10.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (8.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (7.55%) Relational Database
10 10 (6.29%) DB2
11 7 (4.40%) MS Access
11 7 (4.40%) MySQL
11 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (3.14%) MongoDB
13 5 (3.14%) NoSQL
14 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (23.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (21.38%) Git (software)
3 28 (17.61%) Oracle APEX
4 22 (13.84%) JUnit
5 21 (13.21%) Subversion
6 20 (12.58%) TeamCity
7 19 (11.95%) Jenkins
8 17 (10.69%) Selenium
9 15 (9.43%) JIRA
10 14 (8.81%) Visual Studio
11 10 (6.29%) Cucumber
12 8 (5.03%) Ant
13 7 (4.40%) JMeter
13 7 (4.40%) jMock
13 7 (4.40%) MSI
13 7 (4.40%) NUnit
13 7 (4.40%) SoapUI
13 7 (4.40%) SpecFlow
13 7 (4.40%) WiX
14 6 (3.77%) Maven
General
1 14 (8.81%) Finance
2 13 (8.18%) Marketing
3 7 (4.40%) Military
4 4 (2.52%) Electronics
4 4 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 129 (81.13%) Developer
2 41 (25.79%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.24%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (11.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 14 (8.81%) Analyst
6 13 (8.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.55%) HTML Developer
8 10 (6.29%) HTML CSS Developer
8 10 (6.29%) SQL Developer
8 10 (6.29%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Developer
10 8 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Scala Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Access Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (86.16%) HTML
2 133 (83.65%) CSS
3 93 (58.49%) jQuery
4 60 (37.74%) XML
5 57 (35.85%) .NET
6 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET
7 48 (30.19%) HTML5
8 38 (23.90%) Web Services
9 36 (22.64%) JSON
10 33 (20.75%) CSS3
11 31 (19.50%) REST
12 28 (17.61%) Spring
12 28 (17.61%) WCF
13 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 22 (13.84%) AngularJS
14 22 (13.84%) LINQ
15 18 (11.32%) Hibernate
15 18 (11.32%) LINQ to SQL
16 15 (9.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) N-Tier
2 16 (10.06%) User Experience
3 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.26%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.64%) Linux
2 26 (16.35%) Windows
3 17 (10.69%) Unix
4 12 (7.55%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.29%) AIX
6 4 (2.52%) Android
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (37.11%) MVC
3 35 (22.01%) Web Development
4 33 (20.75%) Scrum
5 29 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (17.61%) OWASP
7 27 (16.98%) Configuration Management
7 27 (16.98%) TDD
8 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (13.21%) Front End Development
9 19 (11.95%) E-Commerce
9 19 (11.95%) ITIL
9 19 (11.95%) OOP
10 18 (11.32%) Service Design
10 18 (11.32%) User Stories
11 17 (10.69%) Secure Coding
12 14 (8.81%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (7.55%) Analytics
13 12 (7.55%) Open Source
14 11 (6.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (80.50%) JavaScript
2 81 (50.94%) SQL
3 66 (41.51%) C#
4 43 (27.04%) Java
5 35 (22.01%) Shell Script
6 29 (18.24%) PL/SQL
7 24 (15.09%) VB.NET
8 17 (10.69%) Python
9 14 (8.81%) Perl
9 14 (8.81%) Ruby
10 13 (8.18%) Scala
11 11 (6.92%) T-SQL
11 11 (6.92%) TypeScript
12 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
12 9 (5.66%) VB
13 8 (5.03%) PHP
14 7 (4.40%) VBA
15 6 (3.77%) Groovy
16 4 (2.52%) C++
17 3 (1.89%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 25 (15.72%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.92%) Degree
4 8 (5.03%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.77%) ISEB
6 4 (2.52%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Kibana
1 1 (0.63%) logstash
1 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 46 (28.93%) Oracle
2 33 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.43%) IBM
4 12 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.66%) Google
6 8 (5.03%) AppDynamics
6 8 (5.03%) DevExpress
6 8 (5.03%) Splunk
7 7 (4.40%) BMC
7 7 (4.40%) Dell
7 7 (4.40%) Remedy
8 6 (3.77%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.77%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (3.77%) VMware
9 5 (3.14%) SAP
9 5 (3.14%) Telerik
10 3 (1.89%) Adobe
10 3 (1.89%) Apple
11 2 (1.26%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
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