The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
South West / Devon
Rank 36 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.38% - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £376 - £185
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 111 76 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 42.53% 38.78% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 28
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Devon

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Devon

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 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
Plymouth - 1 £376 -
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) SOA

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Flask
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle