The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Ajax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 27 29 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.74% 0.53% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 1.18% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -5.40%  

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 Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 85 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 41.48% 44.97% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 40
Median daily rate £325 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Ajax as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Brighton

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Brighton

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Brighton

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA