Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 132 130
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 34 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.83% 0.63% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 2.81% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 27
Berkshire median daily rate £345 £369 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.44% +18.00% -5.30%
10th Percentile £293 £250 £280
90th Percentile £413 £500 £453
South East median daily rate £400 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +8.84% +13.08% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -18.60% +6.17% +39.66%

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 969 891 972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.69% 22.34% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 529 604
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% -8.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.25 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.50 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.64 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.07% +4.10% +23.08%

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 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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
Reading +12 14 £350 +7.69% 5
Maidenhead +1 6 £288 - 2
Newbury - 3 £385 - 2
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) CSS
3 28 (82.35%) XML
4 18 (52.94%) jQuery
5 17 (50.00%) Web Development
5 17 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 15 (44.12%) Web Services
7 14 (41.18%) Docker
8 13 (38.24%) PHP
8 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
9 12 (35.29%) RESTful
10 11 (32.35%) nginx
10 11 (32.35%) HTML5
10 11 (32.35%) JSON
10 11 (32.35%) Apache
11 10 (29.41%) Project Management
11 10 (29.41%) MVC
11 10 (29.41%) CSS3
12 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (26.47%) IIS
12 9 (26.47%) DevOps
13 8 (23.53%) OO
13 8 (23.53%) Workflow
13 8 (23.53%) WordPress
13 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
14 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
14 7 (20.59%) Vagrant
14 7 (20.59%) Node.js
14 7 (20.59%) Change Management

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 11 (32.35%) Apache
1 11 (32.35%) nginx
2 9 (26.47%) IIS
3 8 (23.53%) WordPress
4 6 (17.65%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) SAP EP
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Portal
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) KANA IQ
2 1 (2.94%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Route 53
2 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Vagrant
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Composer
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Web Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (23.53%) WordPress Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (20.59%) PHP Developer
6 6 (17.65%) DevOps Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Automation Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Developer
9 2 (5.88%) PHP WordPress Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Cloud Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Domain Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Mobile Web Developer
10 1 (2.94%) SAP Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior WordPress Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) CSS
1 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 28 (82.35%) XML
3 18 (52.94%) jQuery
4 15 (44.12%) Web Services
5 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
6 12 (35.29%) RESTful
7 11 (32.35%) HTML5
7 11 (32.35%) JSON
8 10 (29.41%) CSS3
9 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) LAMP
10 7 (20.59%) Node.js
11 5 (14.71%) REST
12 4 (11.76%) XHTML
13 2 (5.88%) .NET
13 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
14 1 (2.94%) EJB
14 1 (2.94%) J2EE
14 1 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
1 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
1 7 (20.59%) Windows 2000
1 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 17 (50.00%) Web Development
2 10 (29.41%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (23.53%) OO
4 8 (23.53%) Workflow
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Change Management
5 7 (20.59%) OO PHP
5 7 (20.59%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) OOP
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.88%) API Integration
10 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) PHP
3 7 (20.59%) Perl
3 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) VBScript
4 4 (11.76%) PHP 7
5 3 (8.82%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) ABAP
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) KANA
2 1 (2.94%) ATG
2 1 (2.94%) Demandware
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Intershop
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Omniture
2 1 (2.94%) Optimizely
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter