Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 144 140
Rank change year-on-year -32 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.72% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 2.98% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 15
Berkshire median daily rate £323 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.86% +7.69% +6.12%
10th Percentile £258 £281 £250
90th Percentile £490 £400 £500
South East median daily rate £444 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.94% +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - £43.00

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 1,062 974 830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.12% 24.22% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 562 497
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 20
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.42% -29.79% +6.21%
10th Percentile £18.73 £8.00 £14.73
90th Percentile £47.88 £47.50 £50.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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
Bracknell - 5 £265 - 4
Maidenhead -2 1 - - 1
Reading -14 1 £525 +50.00% 2
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper

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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Force.com
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (14.29%) Mocha
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Python Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Producer
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Chai
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) Struts2
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
1 2 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) Nokia
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com