Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 74 50
Rank change year-on-year -17 -24 +37
Contract jobs citing Ajax 5 3 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.28% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 0.85% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 17
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.52% +0.83% +16.13%
10th Percentile £414 £308 £330
90th Percentile £471 £418 £388
East of England median daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 397 354 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.31% 33.02% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 157 283
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £270
90th Percentile £525 £525 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32.50 £15.75 £37.45
90th Percentile £95.50 £46.83 £60.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -1.23%

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 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 5 £438 +9.38% 4
Ajax
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (60.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) CMDB
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) React
5 1 (20.00%) webpack
5 1 (20.00%) gulp
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Grunt
5 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (20.00%) Durandal
5 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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 3 (60.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GIMP
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) gulp
1 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Mocha
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Durandal
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ServiceNow