Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 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 14 December 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
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +56
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 0.90% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Blackpool median daily rate £470 - -
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £308 £280
% change year-on-year +54.47% +9.82% -45.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate £38.61 - -

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 Blackpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 95 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 42.60% 41.82% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 43 31
Blackpool median daily rate £482 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.35% +13.33% -22.36%
10th Percentile £329 £363 £325
90th Percentile £625 £614 £455
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.61 £42.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -16.21% +8.28% -1.88%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Blackpool

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript