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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 233 202 150
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -52
Contract jobs citing Ajax 586 651 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 1.14% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 4.16% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 455 517
Median daily rate £400 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £26.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.04% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.81 £9.00 £34.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%

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
15654 15651 14671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.93% 27.48% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10946 10535 9510
Median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 218 206
Median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £16.16 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 23 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Ajax Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -29 566 £400 - 234
London -15 294 £425 -5.55% 86
South East +10 119 £350 - 58
City of London +29 63 £410 -11.35% 19
West Sussex +26 54 £425 +18.46% 8
Yorkshire +16 47 £400 +23.07% 16
Worthing +12 31 £485 +26.38%
West Yorkshire +13 28 £375 +15.38% 13
Leeds +6 27 £400 +23.07% 6
Hampshire +16 25 £388 +13.97% 10
East of England -9 25 £400 +14.28% 10
North West -27 20 £336 -0.37% 15
East Midlands +8 17 £430 +32.30% 14
South West 0 17 £313 -7.40% 15
West Midlands -24 17 £344 +1.85% 16
Andover -2 15 £400 -
Manchester -22 15 £335 +3.07% 9
Gatwick - 14 - - 1
Berkshire -7 13 £356 -13.63% 13
Northamptonshire +4 12 £450 +12.50% 5
South Yorkshire +2 10 £400 -4.19% 1
Sheffield -7 10 £400 -4.19% 1
North East -40 10 £400 -5.32% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 10 £400 -5.32% 4
Tyne and Wear -44 10 £400 -5.32% 4
Bristol +1 9 £338 +6.71% 8
Hertfordshire +14 8 £281 - 2
East Sussex +5 8 £350 +40.00% 6
Northampton 0 8 £475 +18.75% 3
North Yorkshire -4 8 £450 +36.77% 1

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for Ajax.

1 971 (81.60%) HTML
2 951 (79.92%) CSS
3 847 (71.18%) JavaScript
4 666 (55.97%) Agile Software Development
5 613 (51.51%) jQuery
6 541 (45.46%) HTML5
7 447 (37.56%) Java
8 422 (35.46%) CSS3
9 371 (31.18%) JSON
10 343 (28.82%) MVC
11 342 (28.74%) C#
12 341 (28.66%) SQL
13 338 (28.40%) XML
14 325 (27.31%) REST
15 310 (26.05%) Web Development
16 303 (25.46%) Scrum
17 302 (25.38%) .NET
18 295 (24.79%) Git (software)
19 290 (24.37%) TDD
20 269 (22.61%) Web Services
21 255 (21.43%) Front End Development
22 239 (20.08%) ASP.NET
23 236 (19.83%) AngularJS
24 229 (19.24%) Spring
25 222 (18.66%) SQL Server
26 209 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
27 208 (17.48%) Subversion
28 206 (17.31%) OO
29 170 (14.29%) HTTP
29 170 (14.29%) User Experience

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
1 100 (8.40%) Confluence
2 87 (7.31%) CMS
3 68 (5.71%) IIS
4 54 (4.54%) WebSphere
5 51 (4.29%) WebLogic
6 47 (3.95%) SharePoint
7 40 (3.36%) Apache
7 40 (3.36%) JBoss
8 39 (3.28%) Tomcat
9 24 (2.02%) WordPress
10 21 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 21 (1.76%) Drupal
11 19 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (1.43%) Umbraco
12 17 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (1.09%) ATG Dynamo
15 12 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
16 10 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 67 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 55 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 38 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (0.92%) InDesign
7 8 (0.67%) GIMP
7 8 (0.67%) MS Office
8 6 (0.50%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.34%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.34%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.17%) MS Project
11 1 (0.084%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 17 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.76%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 6 (0.50%) Magento
7 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.17%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.17%) KANA IQ
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.17%) Unica
9 1 (0.084%) Endur
9 1 (0.084%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.084%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.084%) RMDS
9 1 (0.084%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.85%) GitHub
4 18 (1.51%) SaaS
5 12 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (0.84%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.34%) Office 365
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.25%) Force.com
9 2 (0.17%) AdWords
9 2 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.17%) IaaS
10 1 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.084%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.084%) PaaS
10 1 (0.084%) Route 53
10 1 (0.084%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 170 (14.29%) HTTP
2 49 (4.12%) Internet
3 27 (2.27%) LDAP
4 25 (2.10%) SSL
5 23 (1.93%) SNMP
6 22 (1.85%) DNS
7 13 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.92%) Intranet
9 9 (0.76%) AMQP
9 9 (0.76%) Network Security
10 5 (0.42%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.34%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.25%) DMZ
12 3 (0.25%) Extranet
12 3 (0.25%) Firewall
12 3 (0.25%) VPN
13 2 (0.17%) DVB
13 2 (0.17%) FTP
13 2 (0.17%) SSH
14 1 (0.084%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 156 (13.11%) MySQL
3 96 (8.07%) Relational Database
4 68 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 63 (5.29%) NoSQL
6 57 (4.79%) MongoDB
7 45 (3.78%) Oracle Database
8 43 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.93%) DB2
12 20 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
16 12 (1.01%) GIS
16 12 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 295 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 208 (17.48%) Subversion
3 166 (13.95%) JUnit
4 137 (11.51%) Jenkins
5 125 (10.50%) JIRA
6 103 (8.66%) Selenium
7 63 (5.29%) Eclipse
8 59 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (4.87%) Ant
9 58 (4.87%) Visual Studio
10 56 (4.71%) Maven
11 54 (4.54%) Grunt
12 50 (4.20%) Cucumber
13 38 (3.19%) gulp
14 37 (3.11%) Jasmine
15 33 (2.77%) SoapUI
16 26 (2.18%) Bower
17 21 (1.76%) NUnit
18 20 (1.68%) jMock
18 20 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 139 (11.68%) Finance
2 45 (3.78%) Marketing
3 40 (3.36%) Banking
4 37 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.77%) Advertising
6 28 (2.35%) Retail
7 23 (1.93%) Games
8 17 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.34%) Electronics
10 14 (1.18%) Local Government
11 12 (1.01%) Military
12 10 (0.84%) Back Office
12 10 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.67%) Law
13 8 (0.67%) Publishing
14 7 (0.59%) Front Office
15 5 (0.42%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.42%) Legal
16 4 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
17 2 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 996 (83.70%) Developer
2 222 (18.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 200 (16.81%) Java Developer
4 175 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 121 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 117 (9.83%) Web Developer
7 102 (8.57%) C# Developer
8 89 (7.48%) Architect
9 83 (6.97%) HTML Developer
10 76 (6.39%) UI Developer
11 75 (6.30%) Scala Developer
12 72 (6.05%) Senior Developer
13 68 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
14 62 (5.21%) HTML CSS Developer
15 58 (4.87%) Agile Developer
16 56 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
17 54 (4.54%) Lead Developer
18 43 (3.61%) PHP Developer
19 42 (3.53%) Java Scala Developer
20 41 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 971 (81.60%) HTML
2 951 (79.92%) CSS
3 613 (51.51%) jQuery
4 541 (45.46%) HTML5
5 422 (35.46%) CSS3
6 371 (31.18%) JSON
7 338 (28.40%) XML
8 325 (27.31%) REST
9 302 (25.38%) .NET
10 269 (22.61%) Web Services
11 239 (20.08%) ASP.NET
12 236 (19.83%) AngularJS
13 229 (19.24%) Spring
14 163 (13.70%) RESTful
15 147 (12.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 125 (10.50%) Play Framework
17 119 (10.00%) Django
18 116 (9.75%) Ruby on Rails
19 115 (9.66%) J2EE
20 109 (9.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 170 (14.29%) User Experience
2 47 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 28 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
4 28 (2.35%) W3C
5 27 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 21 (1.76%) Web 2.0
8 19 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (1.34%) Social Media
10 15 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 14 (1.18%) Blackberry
12 13 (1.09%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.09%) Graphic Design
13 12 (1.01%) Semantic Web
14 10 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.84%) Fintech
14 10 (0.84%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.84%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 143 (12.02%) Linux
2 84 (7.06%) Windows
3 67 (5.63%) Unix
4 28 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 25 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.60%) Android
8 12 (1.01%) Windows Phone
9 11 (0.92%) webOS
9 11 (0.92%) Windows Phone 7
9 11 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.42%) CentOS
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (55.97%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (28.82%) MVC
3 310 (26.05%) Web Development
4 303 (25.46%) Scrum
5 290 (24.37%) TDD
6 255 (21.43%) Front End Development
7 209 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
8 206 (17.31%) OO
9 165 (13.87%) Responsive Web Design
10 162 (13.61%) Open Source
11 132 (11.09%) Automated Testing
12 127 (10.67%) Web Design
13 126 (10.59%) E-Commerce
14 117 (9.83%) Unit Testing
15 112 (9.41%) Mentoring
16 107 (8.99%) Configuration Management
17 94 (7.90%) BDD
18 86 (7.23%) SOA
19 69 (5.80%) User Stories
20 67 (5.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 847 (71.18%) JavaScript
2 447 (37.56%) Java
3 342 (28.74%) C#
4 341 (28.66%) SQL
5 155 (13.03%) Ruby
6 148 (12.44%) Python
7 147 (12.35%) PHP
7 147 (12.35%) Scala
8 103 (8.66%) T-SQL
9 41 (3.45%) Perl
10 40 (3.36%) PL/SQL
11 34 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 29 (2.44%) TypeScript
13 27 (2.27%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.43%) C
14 17 (1.43%) Groovy
15 15 (1.26%) Apex Code
16 14 (1.18%) SOQL
16 14 (1.18%) VBA
17 13 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 79 (6.64%) Degree
3 68 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.26%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.09%) ISEB
7 12 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (0.92%) PMP
9 10 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.59%) MCPD
10 7 (0.59%) MCSD
11 4 (0.34%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.34%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.25%) ISACA
12 3 (0.25%) MCITP
12 3 (0.25%) MCP
12 3 (0.25%) MCTS
12 3 (0.25%) SANS
13 2 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.27%) QA
2 14 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.17%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.17%) WCAG
5 1 (0.084%) HL7
5 1 (0.084%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.084%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.084%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.25%) Docker
3 3 (0.25%) Varnish
3 3 (0.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.17%) Firmware
4 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.084%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.084%) LXC
5 1 (0.084%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.084%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.084%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.76%) Puppet
2 7 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.59%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.42%) Ansible
4 3 (0.25%) Nagios
4 3 (0.25%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.17%) cPanel
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.17%) SCOM
6 1 (0.084%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.084%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.084%) Piwik
6 1 (0.084%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 145 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 122 (10.25%) Oracle
3 107 (8.99%) Google
4 53 (4.45%) Adobe
5 42 (3.53%) ServiceNow
6 40 (3.36%) IBM
7 28 (2.35%) hybris
7 28 (2.35%) SAP
8 26 (2.18%) ATG
9 25 (2.10%) Atlassian
10 24 (2.02%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.76%) Sitecore
12 17 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (1.26%) Rally
14 14 (1.18%) Zend
15 13 (1.09%) Telerik
16 11 (0.92%) PayPal
16 11 (0.92%) VMware
17 10 (0.84%) Canoo
17 10 (0.84%) Sybase
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London
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West Sussex
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Northamptonshire
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