Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 2018 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 West > Devon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.86% 1.32% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 3.60% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Devon median daily rate £313 £375 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +172.73% -54.92%
10th Percentile £263 £334 £134
90th Percentile £375 £385 £141
South West median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -8.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Devon median hourly rate - - £22.75
South West median hourly rate - - £22.75

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 115 222 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 24.63% 36.57% 37.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 123 99
Devon median daily rate £350 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92% -9.09%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £186
90th Percentile £488 £516 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +130.77%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -4.76%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +13 1 £375 -
Ajax
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (25.00%) Linked Data

Ajax
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Talend