The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
England / South West
Rank 96 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Contract jobs citing Ajax 32 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 1.68% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 5.78% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 16
Median daily rate £410 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £310 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £339
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +44.71%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
649 865 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.30% 29.03% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 647 513
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Wiltshire 0 16 £406 -4.41% 2
Bristol -3 6 £380 -5.00% 1
Dorset +5 4 £381 -
Somerset +10 3 £475 +46.15% 5
Devon +11 2 £500 +74.67% 2
Gloucestershire -7 1 £410 -1.20% 2
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 54 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 51 (89.47%) HTML
3 50 (87.72%) CSS
4 38 (66.67%) jQuery
5 34 (59.65%) .NET
6 33 (57.89%) C#
7 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET
8 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (40.35%) Front End Development
10 21 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (36.84%) SQL
11 20 (35.09%) Finance
11 20 (35.09%) User Experience
12 19 (33.33%) Web Development
12 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 19 (33.33%) Windows
13 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
14 17 (29.82%) XML
14 17 (29.82%) Sass
15 16 (28.07%) Content Management
16 15 (26.32%) CMS
16 15 (26.32%) MVC
16 15 (26.32%) XSLT
16 15 (26.32%) Flash
16 15 (26.32%) IIS
16 15 (26.32%) HTML5
16 15 (26.32%) Sitecore
17 14 (24.56%) Sitecore CMS
17 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
17 14 (24.56%) CSS3

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (26.32%) CMS
1 15 (26.32%) IIS
2 14 (24.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.77%) JBoss
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.75%) Apache
8 1 (1.75%) Drupal
8 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.75%) SilverStripe
8 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) Magento
3 1 (1.75%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.75%) Boomi
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) Intranet
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) Informix
5 1 (1.75%) MS Access
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.77%) JUnit
5 4 (7.02%) Subversion
6 2 (3.51%) Ant
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Buildr
6 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.51%) jMock
6 2 (3.51%) Maven
6 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.75%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.75%) NuGet
7 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Marketing
2 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.53%) Electronics
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.02%) Advertising
5 2 (3.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (87.72%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) .NET Developer
3 19 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (21.05%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.04%) HTML Developer
6 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Angular Developer
7 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Agile Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (89.47%) HTML
2 50 (87.72%) CSS
3 38 (66.67%) jQuery
4 34 (59.65%) .NET
5 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET
6 17 (29.82%) Sass
6 17 (29.82%) XML
7 15 (26.32%) Flash
7 15 (26.32%) HTML5
7 15 (26.32%) XSLT
8 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
8 14 (24.56%) CSS3
9 12 (21.05%) Backbone.js
9 12 (21.05%) JSON
10 9 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (14.04%) JSP
11 8 (14.04%) LINQ
11 8 (14.04%) Spring
11 8 (14.04%) Web Services
12 7 (12.28%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) User Experience
2 14 (24.56%) W3C
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) RIA
3 3 (5.26%) Social Media
4 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) webOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) Front End Development
3 19 (33.33%) Web Development
4 16 (28.07%) Content Management
5 15 (26.32%) MVC
6 14 (24.56%) Scrum
7 7 (12.28%) TDD
8 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.77%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (8.77%) SOA
9 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (7.02%) SDLC
11 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.26%) Infographics
11 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.26%) OOD
11 3 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 33 (57.89%) C#
3 21 (36.84%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) ActionScript
4 11 (19.30%) Java
5 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.28%) PHP
7 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.26%) Python
10 2 (3.51%) Perl
10 2 (3.51%) Scala
11 1 (1.75%) C
11 1 (1.75%) Ruby
11 1 (1.75%) VB
11 1 (1.75%) VB6
11 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Sitecore
2 12 (21.05%) Apple
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.53%) SAP
5 4 (7.02%) Adobe
5 4 (7.02%) ATG
6 3 (5.26%) BEA
7 2 (3.51%) webMethods
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) OpenText
8 1 (1.75%) Sybase
8 1 (1.75%) Telerik
8 1 (1.75%) VeriFone
8 1 (1.75%) WorldPay
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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