The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 28 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.18% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 3.38% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 19
Median daily rate £375 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +16.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £355 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 171 207 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.89% 34.79% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 505 626
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Cambridgeshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Cambridgeshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Cambridgeshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridge +2 4 £375 -1.31% 5
Ajax
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 4 (57.14%) WebStorm
4 4 (57.14%) Grunt
4 4 (57.14%) PhantomJS
4 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 4 (57.14%) Dart
4 4 (57.14%) gulp
4 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
4 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (57.14%) ECMAScript
4 4 (57.14%) IntelliJ
4 4 (57.14%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (57.14%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Route 53
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Grunt
2 4 (57.14%) gulp
2 4 (57.14%) IntelliJ
2 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
2 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
2 4 (57.14%) PhantomJS
2 4 (57.14%) WebStorm
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE
6 1 (14.29%) JSP
6 1 (14.29%) LAMP
6 1 (14.29%) Symfony
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Graphic Design
1 4 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) UX Design
2 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Dart
3 4 (57.14%) ECMAScript
3 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend