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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
South West / Bristol
Rank 57 63 64
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.24% 0.90% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 4.12% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Median daily rate £360 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.85% -6.66%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 230 194 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.50% 21.80% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 136 137
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Bristol

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
3 16 (84.21%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) C#
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) HTML5
7 9 (47.37%) jQuery
7 9 (47.37%) .NET
8 8 (42.11%) MVC
8 8 (42.11%) CSS3
8 8 (42.11%) User Experience
9 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
9 7 (36.84%) Scrum
10 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
10 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
10 6 (31.58%) TDD
11 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
11 5 (26.32%) Backbone.js
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 5 (26.32%) SQL
11 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
12 4 (21.05%) Finance
12 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
12 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
12 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (21.05%) Oracle
12 4 (21.05%) SAP
12 4 (21.05%) XHTML
12 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing

Ajax
Top Related 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 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Grunt
2 2 (10.53%) gulp
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) MSI
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) WiX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Angular Developer
3 5 (26.32%) UI Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) CSS3
6 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (26.32%) Backbone.js
9 4 (21.05%) Ember.js
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) XHTML
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (15.79%) React
10 3 (15.79%) REST
10 3 (15.79%) RESTful
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
8 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) SOA
8 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
9 1 (5.26%) Change Data Capture
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Full Text Search
9 1 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (5.26%) Personalization
9 1 (5.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) ECMAScript
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) ATG
3 1 (5.26%) BEA
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik