The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.23% 0.72% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 2.27% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £375 £350 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +62.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £333
% change year-on-year - +12.78%  
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 Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 82 88 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 25.31% 31.54% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 68 88
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.28 - -
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Cardiff

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 21 (95.45%) jQuery
3 17 (77.27%) Web Development
3 17 (77.27%) HTML5
4 16 (72.73%) CSS3
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Sass
7 8 (36.36%) Front End Development
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 7 (31.82%) User Experience
9 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (27.27%) Zend
9 6 (27.27%) Zend Framework
9 6 (27.27%) Web Design
9 6 (27.27%) MySQL
9 6 (27.27%) PHP
9 6 (27.27%) OOP
9 6 (27.27%) Apache
9 6 (27.27%) LAMP
10 5 (22.73%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
10 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
10 5 (22.73%) Node.js
10 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) Drupal
3 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Grunt
3 1 (4.55%) gulp
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) PHP Zend Developer
4 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (13.64%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (13.64%) HTML Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Sitecore Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) jQuery
2 17 (77.27%) HTML5
3 16 (72.73%) CSS3
4 9 (40.91%) Sass
5 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 6 (27.27%) LAMP
5 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (27.27%) Zend Framework
6 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
6 5 (22.73%) Durandal
6 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (22.73%) Node.js
6 5 (22.73%) React
6 5 (22.73%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 3 (13.64%) XHTML
9 2 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
3 4 (18.18%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Web Development
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 6 (27.27%) OOP
4 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (27.27%) Web Design
5 5 (22.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (22.73%) Wireframes
6 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
6 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) SOLID
8 2 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Zend
2 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
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