The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
UK
Rank 233 203 162
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -41
Contract jobs citing Ajax 460 614 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 1.23% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 4.24% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 421 509
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +34.32%
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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13729 14466 13888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.68% 29.00% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9442 9931 9409
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 258 184
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £18.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ajax
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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
England -39 444 £425 +6.25% 230
London -20 235 £450 - 72
City of London +15 54 £425 -22.72% 21
South East +14 54 £410 +26.15% 57
South West +4 35 £405 -2.40% 10
Hampshire +24 28 £425 +29.47% 11
North West -8 27 £338 -3.57% 21
Yorkshire +18 24 £430 +22.85% 14
West Midlands -13 20 £288 -8.00% 24
West Yorkshire +18 18 £478 +38.90% 6
Leeds +10 18 £478 +38.90% 3
East of England -29 18 £295 -18.05% 14
Manchester +1 17 £338 -2.17% 16
Swindon +3 16 £406 -4.41%
Wiltshire 0 16 £406 -4.41% 2
North East -15 14 £404 +15.35% 1
Tyne and Wear -15 14 £404 -5.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 11 £438 +2.94% 1
Ipswich -4 10 £300 -5.51%
Suffolk -4 10 £300 -5.51%
Andover +1 9 £425 +6.25%
East Midlands -20 9 £398 -0.62% 17
Wales -20 8 £415 +27.69% 1
Berkshire 0 7 £438 +50.86% 20
Cardiff -1 7 £425 +30.26% 1
Bristol -2 7 £380 -5.00% 2
South Wales -8 7 £425 +30.76% 1
Wimbledon - 7 £325 -
Scotland +20 6 £288 -12.87%
Midlands +4 6 £600 +50.00%

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 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 with a requirement for Ajax.

1 894 (87.82%) HTML
2 858 (84.28%) CSS
3 789 (77.50%) JavaScript
4 526 (51.67%) jQuery
5 513 (50.39%) Agile Software Development
6 433 (42.53%) HTML5
7 386 (37.92%) JSON
8 361 (35.46%) CSS3
9 339 (33.30%) XML
10 320 (31.43%) SQL
11 306 (30.06%) MVC
12 291 (28.59%) C#
13 289 (28.39%) AngularJS
14 284 (27.90%) Java
15 283 (27.80%) Web Services
16 262 (25.74%) REST
17 254 (24.95%) .NET
18 249 (24.46%) Web Development
19 236 (23.18%) Front End Development
20 217 (21.32%) Scrum
21 212 (20.83%) TDD
22 203 (19.94%) ASP.NET
23 201 (19.74%) Git (software)
24 200 (19.65%) SQL Server
25 173 (16.99%) Spring
26 165 (16.21%) RESTful
27 152 (14.93%) OO
28 148 (14.54%) Ruby
28 148 (14.54%) Responsive Web Design
29 142 (13.95%) Oracle

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 122 (11.98%) CMS
2 75 (7.37%) IIS
3 71 (6.97%) Apache
4 56 (5.50%) Confluence
5 54 (5.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 53 (5.21%) JBoss
7 51 (5.01%) WebSphere
8 50 (4.91%) SharePoint
9 38 (3.73%) WebLogic
10 34 (3.34%) Apache Solr
11 30 (2.95%) Sitecore CMS
12 23 (2.26%) Umbraco
13 20 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (1.96%) Tomcat
14 18 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (1.47%) Drupal
15 15 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
15 15 (1.47%) WordPress
16 13 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 47 (4.62%) Photoshop
2 35 (3.44%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (1.08%) GIMP
6 7 (0.69%) Fireworks
6 7 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.59%) MS Office
8 4 (0.39%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.29%) InDesign
9 3 (0.29%) MS Project
10 1 (0.098%) InVision
10 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.88%) Fredhopper
3 7 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.29%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.20%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) RMDS
8 1 (0.098%) Endur
8 1 (0.098%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.098%) Shopify
8 1 (0.098%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 73 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.87%) Heroku
4 15 (1.47%) GitHub
5 13 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (0.88%) Boomi
7 8 (0.79%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.79%) PaaS
8 7 (0.69%) Akamai
9 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.59%) SaaS
10 4 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.39%) IaaS
10 4 (0.39%) Office 365
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.098%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.098%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 111 (10.90%) HTTP
2 43 (4.22%) Internet
3 22 (2.16%) SSL
4 20 (1.96%) LDAP
5 19 (1.87%) DNS
6 14 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.08%) Intranet
8 10 (0.98%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.69%) Network Security
9 7 (0.69%) RTP
9 7 (0.69%) RTSP
10 6 (0.59%) SNMP
11 5 (0.49%) Extranet
12 2 (0.20%) Firewall
12 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.20%) LAN
12 2 (0.20%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.20%) SMTP
13 1 (0.098%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.098%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 134 (13.16%) MySQL
3 99 (9.72%) Relational Database
4 92 (9.04%) NoSQL
5 75 (7.37%) MongoDB
6 69 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (6.58%) Oracle Database
8 59 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 35 (3.44%) RDBMS
11 34 (3.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 32 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (2.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 20 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
16 19 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (1.77%) DB2
17 18 (1.77%) Hadoop
18 15 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 201 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 104 (10.22%) Subversion
3 90 (8.84%) Jenkins
4 89 (8.74%) JIRA
5 85 (8.35%) JUnit
6 79 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 71 (6.97%) Visual Studio
8 55 (5.40%) Grunt
9 51 (5.01%) Selenium
10 49 (4.81%) Ant
11 46 (4.52%) Maven
12 45 (4.42%) Eclipse
13 42 (4.13%) gulp
14 38 (3.73%) Cucumber
15 35 (3.44%) Jasmine
15 35 (3.44%) Oracle APEX
16 29 (2.85%) Karma Test Runner
17 28 (2.75%) Bower
18 27 (2.65%) TeamCity
19 21 (2.06%) Gradle
General
1 107 (10.51%) Finance
2 46 (4.52%) Banking
3 43 (4.22%) Marketing
4 32 (3.14%) Advertising
5 28 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.87%) Retail
7 15 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.28%) Publishing
10 12 (1.18%) Electronics
11 11 (1.08%) Games
12 9 (0.88%) Military
13 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.49%) Automotive
14 5 (0.49%) Back Office
15 3 (0.29%) Front Office
16 2 (0.20%) Law
16 2 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
17 1 (0.098%) Billing
17 1 (0.098%) Legal
Job Titles
1 858 (84.28%) Developer
2 214 (21.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 153 (15.03%) Java Developer
4 143 (14.05%) .NET Developer
5 117 (11.49%) JavaScript Developer
6 89 (8.74%) HTML Developer
7 68 (6.68%) C# Developer
8 66 (6.48%) HTML CSS Developer
9 63 (6.19%) Architect
10 59 (5.80%) Web Developer
11 58 (5.70%) Angular Developer
11 58 (5.70%) Senior Developer
12 57 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
13 46 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
14 41 (4.03%) ServiceNow Developer
15 37 (3.63%) UI Developer
16 36 (3.54%) ASP.NET Developer
17 35 (3.44%) Agile Developer
18 31 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 30 (2.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 894 (87.82%) HTML
2 858 (84.28%) CSS
3 526 (51.67%) jQuery
4 433 (42.53%) HTML5
5 386 (37.92%) JSON
6 361 (35.46%) CSS3
7 339 (33.30%) XML
8 289 (28.39%) AngularJS
9 283 (27.80%) Web Services
10 262 (25.74%) REST
11 254 (24.95%) .NET
12 203 (19.94%) ASP.NET
13 173 (16.99%) Spring
14 165 (16.21%) RESTful
15 123 (12.08%) Sass
16 119 (11.69%) SOAP
17 108 (10.61%) Ruby on Rails
18 101 (9.92%) Backbone.js
18 101 (9.92%) XHTML
19 97 (9.53%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.75%) User Experience
2 52 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 28 (2.75%) W3C
5 25 (2.46%) N-Tier
6 23 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 20 (1.96%) CMDB
8 19 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.28%) Semantic Web
11 12 (1.18%) Blackberry
12 11 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.08%) Social Media
12 11 (1.08%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.98%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.79%) Equities
14 8 (0.79%) Interactive TV
15 7 (0.69%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 119 (11.69%) Linux
2 88 (8.64%) Windows
3 39 (3.83%) Unix
4 35 (3.44%) Apple iOS
5 32 (3.14%) Android
6 16 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (1.18%) webOS
8 12 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 12 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
9 10 (0.98%) AIX
10 7 (0.69%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.59%) Solaris
12 3 (0.29%) HPUX
12 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) CentOS
13 2 (0.20%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (50.39%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (30.06%) MVC
3 249 (24.46%) Web Development
4 236 (23.18%) Front End Development
5 217 (21.32%) Scrum
6 212 (20.83%) TDD
7 152 (14.93%) OO
8 148 (14.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 135 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
10 123 (12.08%) Configuration Management
11 94 (9.23%) Open Source
12 93 (9.14%) Web Design
13 81 (7.96%) E-Commerce
14 77 (7.56%) BDD
15 76 (7.47%) Unit Testing
16 69 (6.78%) Software Engineering
17 65 (6.39%) Automated Testing
17 65 (6.39%) Kanban
18 64 (6.29%) Prototyping
18 64 (6.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 789 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 320 (31.43%) SQL
3 291 (28.59%) C#
4 284 (27.90%) Java
5 148 (14.54%) Ruby
6 105 (10.31%) PHP
6 105 (10.31%) Scala
7 104 (10.22%) Python
8 80 (7.86%) T-SQL
9 57 (5.60%) VB.NET
10 54 (5.30%) PL/SQL
11 48 (4.72%) Shell Script
12 37 (3.63%) Perl
13 17 (1.67%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.57%) C++
15 15 (1.47%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.38%) C
17 13 (1.28%) ActionScript
17 13 (1.28%) Groovy
17 13 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 79 (7.76%) SC Cleared
3 63 (6.19%) Degree
4 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.79%) Sun Certification
5 7 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.59%) ISEB
7 5 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.49%) PhD
8 4 (0.39%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.29%) CCNP
9 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.29%) MCSE
9 3 (0.29%) PMP
9 3 (0.29%) RHCE
10 2 (0.20%) MCSD
11 1 (0.098%) MCAD
11 1 (0.098%) MCP
11 1 (0.098%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.46%) QA
2 6 (0.59%) SLA
2 6 (0.59%) WCAG
3 4 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 24 (2.36%) Docker
2 10 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.59%) LXC
4 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.098%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.098%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.08%) Ansible
3 9 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.59%) Puppet
5 4 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.39%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.20%) Kibana
6 2 (0.20%) logstash
6 2 (0.20%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.098%) Control-M
7 1 (0.098%) Grafana
7 1 (0.098%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.098%) Mesos
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.098%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.098%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 142 (13.95%) Oracle
2 131 (12.87%) Microsoft
3 84 (8.25%) Adobe
4 61 (5.99%) Google
5 45 (4.42%) ServiceNow
6 37 (3.63%) Sitecore
7 34 (3.34%) IBM
8 20 (1.96%) Perforce
9 17 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.47%) BEA
10 15 (1.47%) SAP
11 14 (1.38%) Apple
12 12 (1.18%) Ensighten
13 11 (1.08%) Splunk
14 9 (0.88%) ATG
15 8 (0.79%) AppDynamics
15 8 (0.79%) Dell
15 8 (0.79%) DevExpress
15 8 (0.79%) VMware
16 7 (0.69%) Brightcove
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