Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Ajax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ajax over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ajax
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 157 146
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 -18
Contract jobs citing Ajax 14 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.56% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 2.83% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 33
Berkshire median daily rate £535 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.06% -3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £373 £325 £279
90th Percentile £629 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +1.12% +17.88% -

Ajax is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 754 955 1100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.67% 19.67% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 596 694
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £291 £300 £231
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 16
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -62.69% +69.62%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £20.50
90th Percentile £51.80 £28.80 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.13% +9.59% +8.15%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Berkshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Berkshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Berkshire over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Berkshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Berkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +3 6 £535 +13.83%
Reading +14 4 £325 -28.77% 7
Bracknell +15 2 - - 4
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) OO
3 8 (57.14%) OOD
4 7 (50.00%) Struts
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (42.86%) JSTL
5 6 (42.86%) Magento
5 6 (42.86%) Demandware
5 6 (42.86%) Microservices
5 6 (42.86%) PHP
5 6 (42.86%) EJB
5 6 (42.86%) Flash
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) ATG
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) JNDI
5 6 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (42.86%) Intershop
5 6 (42.86%) Web 2.0
6 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 5 (35.71%) B2B
6 5 (35.71%) B2C
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Domain Architect
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Struts
4 6 (42.86%) EJB
4 6 (42.86%) Flash
4 6 (42.86%) JNDI
4 6 (42.86%) JSTL
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 1 (7.14%) JSP
8 1 (7.14%) Spring
8 1 (7.14%) WinForms
8 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Web 2.0
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
1 8 (57.14%) OOD
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) B2B
4 5 (35.71%) B2C
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) PHP
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) Java 9
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) ATG
1 6 (42.86%) Demandware
1 6 (42.86%) Intershop
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle