The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
North West / Cheshire
Rank 44 60 69
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 9 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.69% 2.18% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.96% 8.05% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +58.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -5.40%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 151 261 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 28.33% 27.05% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 189 163
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Cheshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Cheshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Cheshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Knutsford +13 5 £475 - 1
Warrington +21 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £313 -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) EJB
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) Servlets
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Struts
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Gradle
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Gradle
2 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 6 (50.00%) EJB
3 6 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) JSP
3 6 (50.00%) Servlets
3 6 (50.00%) Struts
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (16.67%) JMS
7 2 (16.67%) Struts2
7 2 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) AOP
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) BPEL
6 1 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Go
6 1 (8.33%) Groovy
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Chordiant
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Kony
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Yahoo!
Knutsford, Cheshire
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