Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 16 October 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 90 88
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.95% 1.11% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 3.99% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Bristol median daily rate £330 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.77% +0.78%
10th Percentile £251 £245 £293
90th Percentile £413 £396 £428
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £370
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.78% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bristol median hourly rate - - £9.00
South West median hourly rate - £22.75 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +152.78% -81.54%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 534 476 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.18% 27.80% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 368 403
Bristol median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £286 £263 £270
90th Percentile £494 £525 £500
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Bristol median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -46.15% +36.84%
10th Percentile £21.70 £32.50 £18.70
90th Percentile £70.00 £37.50 £98.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £38.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year +18.03% -10.29% -

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Bristol

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Bristol

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Bristol

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 10 (55.56%) XML
4 10 (55.56%) Web Development
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) XSL
6 8 (44.44%) Pair Programming
6 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 7 (38.89%) MVC
8 6 (33.33%) Finance
8 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (33.33%) Banking
9 5 (27.78%) Classic ASP
9 5 (27.78%) Java
9 5 (27.78%) User Experience
9 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
9 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
10 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
10 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
10 4 (22.22%) BDD
10 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
10 4 (22.22%) REST
10 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
10 4 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
1 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) git-flow
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) XSL
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) Classic ASP
9 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 4 (22.22%) REST
10 3 (16.67%) CSS3
10 3 (16.67%) HTML5
10 3 (16.67%) Sass
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
11 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 2 (11.11%) LESS
12 1 (5.56%) React
12 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 2 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Web Development
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
7 4 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) BDD
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 4 (22.22%) Web Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (11.11%) Infographics
9 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) Groovy
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe