The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 89 131 89
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -42
Contract jobs citing Ajax 56 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.96% 0.70% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 2.14% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 24
Median daily rate £330 £338 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +22.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £305 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £743
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.10 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.71% -1.66%
Ajax
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1039 1026 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.34% 32.72% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 703 445
Median daily rate £390 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
West Yorkshire +34 44 £340 +0.74% 9
South Yorkshire +5 8 £350 -20.90% 4
North Yorkshire +3 2 £288 - 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 68 (74.73%) CSS
2 65 (71.43%) HTML
3 49 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 45 (49.45%) MVC
5 43 (47.25%) JSON
6 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (46.15%) C#
7 41 (45.05%) HTML5
7 41 (45.05%) CSS3
8 36 (39.56%) REST
9 35 (38.46%) Scrum
10 31 (34.07%) Front End Development
11 28 (30.77%) Web Development
12 27 (29.67%) Ruby
12 27 (29.67%) SQL
12 27 (29.67%) jQuery
13 26 (28.57%) Spring
13 26 (28.57%) Automated Testing
14 25 (27.47%) JIRA
15 24 (26.37%) Git (software)
16 22 (24.18%) Django
16 22 (24.18%) Spring MVC
16 22 (24.18%) Relational Database
16 22 (24.18%) Ruby on Rails
16 22 (24.18%) Python
16 22 (24.18%) HTTP
17 21 (23.08%) PHP
17 21 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
17 21 (23.08%) Open Source
18 20 (21.98%) Confluence

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in 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 20 (21.98%) Confluence
2 11 (12.09%) CMS
3 9 (9.89%) Drupal
4 6 (6.59%) WordPress
5 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.10%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle CX
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.10%) GitHub
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.18%) HTTP
2 5 (5.49%) Internet
3 3 (3.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) Relational Database
2 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
3 18 (19.78%) MySQL
4 8 (8.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (27.47%) JIRA
2 24 (26.37%) Git (software)
3 18 (19.78%) Jenkins
3 18 (19.78%) JUnit
3 18 (19.78%) Subversion
4 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.30%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.30%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.20%) Gitweb
6 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.10%) FxCop
7 1 (1.10%) Grunt
7 1 (1.10%) gulp
7 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.10%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.10%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (5.49%) Marketing
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (93.41%) Developer
2 23 (25.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.09%) PHP Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Agile Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.59%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (6.59%) HTML Developer
9 5 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Scala Developer
9 5 (5.49%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (74.73%) CSS
2 65 (71.43%) HTML
3 43 (47.25%) JSON
4 41 (45.05%) CSS3
4 41 (45.05%) HTML5
5 36 (39.56%) REST
6 27 (29.67%) jQuery
7 26 (28.57%) Spring
8 22 (24.18%) Django
8 22 (24.18%) Ruby on Rails
8 22 (24.18%) Spring MVC
9 20 (21.98%) Guice
10 19 (20.88%) .NET
11 18 (19.78%) Play Framework
11 18 (19.78%) XML
12 17 (18.68%) RESTful
13 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (10.99%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) User Experience
2 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.30%) PKI
3 3 (3.30%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.10%) Fintech
4 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Unix
2 3 (3.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) MVC
2 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (38.46%) Scrum
4 31 (34.07%) Front End Development
5 28 (30.77%) Web Development
6 26 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 21 (23.08%) Open Source
7 21 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (18.68%) TDD
10 16 (17.58%) Configuration Management
10 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (16.48%) OWASP
11 15 (16.48%) Web Design
12 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 12 (13.19%) OOP
14 11 (12.09%) Line Management
15 9 (9.89%) Content Management
15 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce
16 8 (8.79%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 42 (46.15%) C#
3 27 (29.67%) Ruby
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 22 (24.18%) Python
5 21 (23.08%) PHP
6 19 (20.88%) Java
6 19 (20.88%) Scala
7 10 (10.99%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.49%) PHP 5
9 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.30%) C++
9 3 (3.30%) VBA
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.10%) XPath
10 1 (1.10%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.30%) CCNP
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.30%) MCSE
3 3 (3.30%) RHCE
4 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) HL7
2 2 (2.20%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Google
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) Zend
3 5 (5.49%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.10%) HP
4 1 (1.10%) IBM
4 1 (1.10%) Telerik
4 1 (1.10%) VMware