The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 30 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.

Ajax
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.69% 1.89% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.98% 6.86% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £525 £363 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.82% +12.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £250 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £375 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.85% -6.66%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 86 102 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.23% 27.57% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 76 45
Median daily rate £450 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Coventry

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 10 (90.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 10 (90.91%) Django
2 10 (90.91%) Scala
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (90.91%) Play Framework
3 9 (81.82%) User Experience
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) JavaScript

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Digital Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Digital Technical Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) C# Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 10 (90.91%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) Django
2 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 10 (90.91%) Play Framework
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
1 10 (90.91%) Scala
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft