The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 52 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.78% 1.16% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 4.32% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 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 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
187 139 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.67% 26.83% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 98 38
Median daily rate £365 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 South Yorkshire

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

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield -5 4 £363 -19.44% 3
Ajax
Yorkshire

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) OOP
4 6 (54.55%) CMS
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) XHTML
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Content Management
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 6 (54.55%) Zend
4 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
4 6 (54.55%) WordPress
4 6 (54.55%) PHP 5
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Confluence
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe
7 3 (27.27%) Web Design
7 3 (27.27%) DOM
7 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (54.55%) CMS
1 6 (54.55%) Confluence
1 6 (54.55%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Web Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Angular Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) XHTML
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) DOM
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) Django
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Content Management
1 6 (54.55%) OOP
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) PHP 5
5 2 (18.18%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Zend
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) Ensighten