The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 June 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 70 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 15 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.45% 0.43% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 1.57% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
Median daily rate £391 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £329 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £333
% change year-on-year - +12.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +16.92% -18.29%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 325 254 326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.49% 27.05% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 133 184
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 5 £375 +15.38% 2
Aylesbury +2 4 £408 +23.48%
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 41 (91.11%) HTML
2 37 (82.22%) JavaScript
3 35 (77.78%) CSS
3 35 (77.78%) jQuery
4 28 (62.22%) CSS3
5 26 (57.78%) C#
5 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (53.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 24 (53.33%) HTML5
7 22 (48.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 21 (46.67%) Web Development
8 21 (46.67%) MVC
8 21 (46.67%) XHTML
9 19 (42.22%) CMS
10 18 (40.00%) EPiServer
11 16 (35.56%) XML
11 16 (35.56%) .NET
11 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
12 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
13 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
14 11 (24.44%) Java
15 10 (22.22%) Spring
16 9 (20.00%) JSON
16 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 9 (20.00%) SQL
17 8 (17.78%) Finance
17 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
18 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
18 7 (15.56%) Front End Development

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 19 (42.22%) CMS
2 18 (40.00%) EPiServer
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.44%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Intranet
2 5 (11.11%) Extranet
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) Ant
4 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.44%) git-flow
4 2 (4.44%) Hudson
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
4 2 (4.44%) Maven
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 17 (37.78%) EPiServer Developer
3 17 (37.78%) HTML Developer
4 16 (35.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (31.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 12 (26.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
9 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
9 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
10 4 (8.89%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
11 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
11 3 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (91.11%) HTML
2 35 (77.78%) CSS
2 35 (77.78%) jQuery
3 28 (62.22%) CSS3
4 24 (53.33%) HTML5
4 24 (53.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (46.67%) XHTML
6 16 (35.56%) .NET
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
6 16 (35.56%) XML
7 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (22.22%) Spring
9 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (20.00%) JSON
10 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 5 (11.11%) Java EE
10 5 (11.11%) JSP
10 5 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (11.11%) REST
10 5 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 21 (46.67%) MVC
3 21 (46.67%) Web Development
4 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
5 5 (11.11%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) Planning Poker
7 3 (6.67%) User Stories
8 2 (4.44%) Analytics
8 2 (4.44%) API Development
8 2 (4.44%) Change Management
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) OO
8 2 (4.44%) OOD
8 2 (4.44%) SEO
8 2 (4.44%) SOA
8 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.22%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) JavaScript
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 11 (24.44%) Java
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) ECMAScript
5 3 (6.67%) ES6
5 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.44%) Coremetrics
2 2 (4.44%) Google
2 2 (4.44%) hybris
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) PayPal
2 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.22%) Apple
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Pega