The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 106 130
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 47 59 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.44% 1.74% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 5.00% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 56 66
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £328
% change year-on-year - +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.72
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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1235 1179 1724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.81% 34.85% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1006 1014 1396
Median daily rate £500 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
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 the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in the City of London

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in the City of London

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 59 (80.82%) CSS
3 58 (79.45%) jQuery
4 54 (73.97%) JavaScript
5 43 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (39.73%) C#
6 29 (39.73%) AngularJS
7 28 (38.36%) .NET
7 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
8 25 (34.25%) TDD
8 25 (34.25%) MVC
9 24 (32.88%) Java
10 20 (27.40%) HTML5
11 19 (26.03%) Windows
12 18 (24.66%) Test Automation
13 17 (23.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (21.92%) JSON
14 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (21.92%) Scrum
14 16 (21.92%) Finance
14 16 (21.92%) XML
15 15 (20.55%) CSS3
15 15 (20.55%) SDLC
16 14 (19.18%) Moq
16 14 (19.18%) SQL
16 14 (19.18%) NUnit
17 13 (17.81%) MSTest
17 13 (17.81%) BDD
17 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
18 12 (16.44%) Front End Development

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
2 4 (5.48%) JBoss
2 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 3 (4.11%) Drupal
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.37%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
4 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 3 (4.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) LDAP
3 1 (1.37%) RTP
3 1 (1.37%) RTSP
3 1 (1.37%) SNMP
3 1 (1.37%) SSL
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (12.33%) MySQL
6 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
6 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
7 7 (9.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.22%) Hadoop
9 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Moq
1 14 (19.18%) NUnit
2 13 (17.81%) MSTest
3 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.70%) Jasmine
4 7 (9.59%) Maven
4 7 (9.59%) Selenium
4 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.85%) JIRA
6 5 (6.85%) JUnit
7 4 (5.48%) Ant
7 4 (5.48%) gulp
8 3 (4.11%) Gradle
8 3 (4.11%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.11%) NetBeans
8 3 (4.11%) Subversion
9 2 (2.74%) Grunt
9 2 (2.74%) ReSharper
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Advertising
3 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Law
4 2 (2.74%) Automotive
4 2 (2.74%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) .NET Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Senior Developer
3 13 (17.81%) C# Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (16.44%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Angular Developer
6 10 (13.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.59%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Scala Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Senior Scala Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (6.85%) UI Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Senior SQL Developer
12 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 59 (80.82%) CSS
3 58 (79.45%) jQuery
4 29 (39.73%) AngularJS
5 28 (38.36%) .NET
6 20 (27.40%) HTML5
7 16 (21.92%) JSON
7 16 (21.92%) XML
8 15 (20.55%) CSS3
9 12 (16.44%) REST
9 12 (16.44%) Spring
10 11 (15.07%) WCF
10 11 (15.07%) Web Services
11 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
11 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.33%) React
13 8 (10.96%) Node.js
13 8 (10.96%) RESTful
14 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (8.22%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (9.59%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Fintech
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.37%) MPEG
5 1 (1.37%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.74%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.90%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) MVC
2 25 (34.25%) TDD
3 18 (24.66%) Test Automation
4 16 (21.92%) Scrum
5 15 (20.55%) SDLC
6 13 (17.81%) BDD
6 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
7 12 (16.44%) Front End Development
8 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.70%) Kanban
8 10 (13.70%) Web Development
9 8 (10.96%) OO
10 7 (9.59%) Pair Programming
10 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.22%) OOP
12 5 (6.85%) Open Source
13 4 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (4.11%) Data Protection
14 3 (4.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 54 (73.97%) JavaScript
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 24 (32.88%) Java
4 14 (19.18%) SQL
5 7 (9.59%) Scala
5 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.48%) PHP
6 4 (5.48%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) Go
7 1 (1.37%) Groovy
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Grafana
1 1 (1.37%) Graphite
1 1 (1.37%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) Thomson Reuters DACS
1 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.74%) Perforce
3 2 (2.74%) Telerik
3 2 (2.74%) Workday
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe
4 1 (1.37%) Brightcove
4 1 (1.37%) Canoo
4 1 (1.37%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.37%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) HP
4 1 (1.37%) iManage
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.37%) Sun
4 1 (1.37%) Sybase
4 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago