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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
UK
Rank 223 214 189
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing Ajax 479 565 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.10% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 3.88% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 391 424
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +91.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £33.20 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £68.00 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +76.87%

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
14112 14564 13890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.12% 28.47% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9817 10041 9189
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 245 189
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £20.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -8 455 £413 +3.12% 219
London -28 189 £425 -5.55% 61
South East +43 86 £375 +12.35% 53
City of London +12 43 £425 -22.72% 14
South West +15 38 £413 -0.60% 21
Hampshire +31 30 £415 +38.33% 13
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 29 £385 +6.20% 2
Tyne and Wear +2 29 £385 +6.20% 2
North East 0 29 £385 +6.20% 2
Yorkshire +13 26 £450 +18.03% 19
West Yorkshire +26 24 £488 +34.48% 15
North West -23 24 £313 -16.10% 19
Leeds +13 23 £488 +34.48% 4
West Midlands -6 22 £445 +48.33% 9
East of England -18 18 £300 -16.66% 20
Oxfordshire +7 17 £350 - 6
East Midlands -9 17 £319 -13.85% 15
Buckinghamshire +15 16 £275 -15.38% 6
Wiltshire +6 15 £413 -2.94% 1
Swindon +11 14 £413 -2.94%
Manchester -4 13 £300 -17.24% 14
West Sussex -14 11 £410 +21.48% 4
Scotland +25 10 £288 -32.35% 4
Oxford +11 10 £350 +6.87% 4
Suffolk +3 9 £300 -16.66% 1
Ipswich -2 9 £300 -16.66% 1
Leicestershire +15 8 £300 -4.00% 3
Cardiff +14 8 £450 +25.87%
South Wales +7 8 £450 +20.80%
Wales -4 8 £450 +20.80%

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 914 (88.65%) HTML
2 872 (84.58%) CSS
3 804 (77.98%) JavaScript
4 526 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
5 525 (50.92%) jQuery
6 453 (43.94%) HTML5
7 388 (37.63%) JSON
8 375 (36.37%) CSS3
9 329 (31.91%) MVC
10 318 (30.84%) XML
11 317 (30.75%) C#
12 314 (30.46%) Web Services
13 313 (30.36%) SQL
14 297 (28.81%) Java
15 290 (28.13%) AngularJS
16 277 (26.87%) REST
17 258 (25.02%) .NET
18 253 (24.54%) Web Development
19 243 (23.57%) Front End Development
20 242 (23.47%) Git (software)
21 230 (22.31%) Scrum
22 208 (20.17%) TDD
23 205 (19.88%) ASP.NET
24 197 (19.11%) Spring
25 195 (18.91%) SQL Server
26 189 (18.33%) RESTful
27 165 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
28 155 (15.03%) OO
29 154 (14.94%) Oracle
30 153 (14.84%) Ruby

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
1 136 (13.19%) CMS
2 81 (7.86%) Apache
3 73 (7.08%) Confluence
4 64 (6.21%) IIS
5 52 (5.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 51 (4.95%) JBoss
7 50 (4.85%) WebSphere
8 46 (4.46%) SharePoint
9 44 (4.27%) WebLogic
10 33 (3.20%) Apache Solr
11 31 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
12 23 (2.23%) Tomcat
13 20 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (1.94%) Umbraco
14 18 (1.75%) WordPress
15 17 (1.65%) Drupal
15 17 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (1.45%) EPiServer
16 15 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
17 13 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 31 (3.01%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.78%) GIMP
4 8 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.58%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.48%) MS Office
8 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.29%) MS Project
9 2 (0.19%) InVision
10 1 (0.097%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.58%) Magento
3 5 (0.48%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.29%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.097%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.097%) RMDS
7 1 (0.097%) Shopify
7 1 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 70 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.52%) GitHub
4 14 (1.36%) Heroku
5 12 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (1.16%) PaaS
6 9 (0.87%) Boomi
6 9 (0.87%) IaaS
7 6 (0.58%) Akamai
7 6 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.58%) SaaS
8 4 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.29%) Office 365
9 3 (0.29%) Route 53
10 1 (0.097%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 119 (11.54%) HTTP
2 46 (4.46%) Internet
3 22 (2.13%) SSL
4 14 (1.36%) DNS
4 14 (1.36%) Intranet
5 13 (1.26%) LDAP
6 11 (1.07%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.68%) RTP
7 7 (0.68%) RTSP
7 7 (0.68%) SNMP
8 6 (0.58%) Extranet
8 6 (0.58%) Network Security
9 4 (0.39%) SMTP
10 3 (0.29%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.19%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.19%) SSH
11 2 (0.19%) VPN
12 1 (0.097%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.097%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.097%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 143 (13.87%) MySQL
3 122 (11.83%) Relational Database
4 99 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 83 (8.05%) Oracle Database
6 79 (7.66%) MongoDB
7 65 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (5.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 56 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (3.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 37 (3.59%) RDBMS
12 34 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 28 (2.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 20 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
15 20 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
16 19 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (1.65%) Hadoop
18 16 (1.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 242 (23.47%) Git (software)
2 123 (11.93%) Subversion
3 109 (10.57%) JIRA
4 108 (10.48%) Jenkins
5 101 (9.80%) JUnit
6 79 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 67 (6.50%) Visual Studio
8 56 (5.43%) Selenium
9 53 (5.14%) Grunt
10 51 (4.95%) Maven
11 40 (3.88%) Eclipse
12 39 (3.78%) Jasmine
13 37 (3.59%) gulp
14 36 (3.49%) Ant
15 35 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
16 31 (3.01%) Cucumber
16 31 (3.01%) Karma Test Runner
17 30 (2.91%) TeamCity
18 24 (2.33%) Bower
18 24 (2.33%) Gradle
General
1 114 (11.06%) Finance
2 51 (4.95%) Banking
3 42 (4.07%) Marketing
4 30 (2.91%) Advertising
5 29 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.04%) Retail
7 16 (1.55%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.55%) Publishing
8 14 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.16%) Electronics
10 8 (0.78%) Games
10 8 (0.78%) Military
11 4 (0.39%) Automotive
12 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.29%) Front Office
13 2 (0.19%) Back Office
13 2 (0.19%) Law
13 2 (0.19%) Local Government
13 2 (0.19%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.097%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 886 (85.94%) Developer
2 220 (21.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 159 (15.42%) Java Developer
4 142 (13.77%) .NET Developer
5 112 (10.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 89 (8.63%) HTML Developer
7 77 (7.47%) C# Developer
8 73 (7.08%) HTML CSS Developer
9 69 (6.69%) Web Developer
10 64 (6.21%) Architect
10 64 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
11 61 (5.92%) Senior Developer
12 57 (5.53%) Angular Developer
13 49 (4.75%) Oracle Developer
14 48 (4.66%) ServiceNow Developer
15 47 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
16 41 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 40 (3.88%) PHP Developer
18 36 (3.49%) SQL Developer
18 36 (3.49%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 914 (88.65%) HTML
2 872 (84.58%) CSS
3 525 (50.92%) jQuery
4 453 (43.94%) HTML5
5 388 (37.63%) JSON
6 375 (36.37%) CSS3
7 318 (30.84%) XML
8 314 (30.46%) Web Services
9 290 (28.13%) AngularJS
10 277 (26.87%) REST
11 258 (25.02%) .NET
12 205 (19.88%) ASP.NET
13 197 (19.11%) Spring
14 189 (18.33%) RESTful
15 139 (13.48%) SOAP
16 118 (11.45%) Ruby on Rails
17 117 (11.35%) Django
17 117 (11.35%) Sass
18 99 (9.60%) Play Framework
19 98 (9.51%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.09%) User Experience
2 52 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (2.81%) W3C
4 27 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 20 (1.94%) N-Tier
7 19 (1.84%) CMDB
8 15 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.26%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.16%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.07%) Graphic Design
11 11 (1.07%) Social Media
12 9 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.87%) Interactive TV
13 8 (0.78%) Blog
13 8 (0.78%) Equities
13 8 (0.78%) Semantic Web
14 7 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 134 (13.00%) Linux
2 76 (7.37%) Windows
3 36 (3.49%) Unix
4 33 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.01%) Android
6 20 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (1.16%) webOS
8 12 (1.16%) Windows Phone
8 12 (1.16%) Windows Phone 7
9 7 (0.68%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.58%) Solaris
11 5 (0.48%) AIX
12 3 (0.29%) HPUX
12 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.19%) CentOS
13 2 (0.19%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 526 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (31.91%) MVC
3 253 (24.54%) Web Development
4 243 (23.57%) Front End Development
5 230 (22.31%) Scrum
6 208 (20.17%) TDD
7 165 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 155 (15.03%) OO
9 143 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
10 118 (11.45%) Configuration Management
11 112 (10.86%) Web Design
12 107 (10.38%) Open Source
13 85 (8.24%) Automated Testing
14 79 (7.66%) Unit Testing
15 75 (7.27%) OWASP
16 69 (6.69%) BDD
17 67 (6.50%) Kanban
18 64 (6.21%) SDLC
19 62 (6.01%) OOP
19 62 (6.01%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 804 (77.98%) JavaScript
2 317 (30.75%) C#
3 313 (30.36%) SQL
4 297 (28.81%) Java
5 153 (14.84%) Ruby
6 124 (12.03%) Scala
7 119 (11.54%) Python
8 111 (10.77%) PHP
9 67 (6.50%) T-SQL
10 61 (5.92%) PL/SQL
11 53 (5.14%) VB.NET
12 44 (4.27%) Shell Script
13 35 (3.39%) Perl
14 19 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.45%) ActionScript
16 14 (1.36%) Groovy
17 13 (1.26%) PHP 5
17 13 (1.26%) VB
18 12 (1.16%) TypeScript
19 10 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 84 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 73 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 45 (4.36%) Degree
4 10 (0.97%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.39%) PhD
8 3 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.29%) ISEB
9 2 (0.19%) MCP
9 2 (0.19%) MCSD
9 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.097%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.097%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.097%) MCAD
10 1 (0.097%) MCTS
10 1 (0.097%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.097%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.94%) QA
2 8 (0.78%) SLA
3 6 (0.58%) WCAG
4 2 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (2.33%) Docker
2 9 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.87%) LXC
3 8 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.097%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.097%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.097%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.16%) Ansible
2 12 (1.16%) Puppet
3 9 (0.87%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.19%) Kibana
5 2 (0.19%) logstash
5 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.097%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.097%) Control-M
6 1 (0.097%) Grafana
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.097%) Piwik
6 1 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.097%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.097%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.097%) vRealize
6 1 (0.097%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 154 (14.94%) Oracle
2 136 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 78 (7.57%) Adobe
4 72 (6.98%) Google
5 53 (5.14%) ServiceNow
6 39 (3.78%) Sitecore
7 25 (2.42%) IBM
8 21 (2.04%) Perforce
9 20 (1.94%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.75%) Apple
11 16 (1.55%) Zend
12 15 (1.45%) BEA
12 15 (1.45%) SAP
13 12 (1.16%) Telerik
14 10 (0.97%) Ensighten
15 9 (0.87%) ATG
15 9 (0.87%) VMware
16 8 (0.78%) Dell
17 7 (0.68%) Brightcove
18 6 (0.58%) Splunk
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