The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 78 79
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 23 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.50% 1.03% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 4.31% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 10
Median daily rate £313 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 474 371 423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 30.88% 23.90% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 237 268
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in the East Midlands

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in the East Midlands

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in the East Midlands

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Northamptonshire +5 10 £420 -6.66% 1
Leicestershire 0 10 £300 +26.31% 3
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £375 +10.29% 3
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 43 (79.63%) JavaScript
2 33 (61.11%) jQuery
3 32 (59.26%) HTML
4 30 (55.56%) Java
5 29 (53.70%) CSS
6 28 (51.85%) Git (software)
7 26 (48.15%) J2EE
7 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (48.15%) JSON
8 19 (35.19%) JSP
8 19 (35.19%) XML
8 19 (35.19%) MongoDB
9 18 (33.33%) HTML5
9 18 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 17 (31.48%) Eclipse
10 17 (31.48%) Web Development
11 16 (29.63%) Oracle
11 16 (29.63%) CSS3
12 15 (27.78%) SQL
12 15 (27.78%) Spring
12 15 (27.78%) MVC
13 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
14 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
15 12 (22.22%) Web Application Development
15 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (22.22%) WebSphere
15 12 (22.22%) JBoss
15 12 (22.22%) PHP
15 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
15 12 (22.22%) MySQL

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (22.22%) JBoss
1 12 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.67%) Drupal
3 8 (14.81%) Apache
4 4 (7.41%) CMS
5 3 (5.56%) WordPress
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) CoreMedia CMS
7 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) MongoDB
2 12 (22.22%) MySQL
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.70%) DB2
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 17 (31.48%) Eclipse
3 10 (18.52%) Ant
3 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.67%) IntelliJ
4 9 (16.67%) JIRA
5 8 (14.81%) Gradle
6 7 (12.96%) JProfiler
6 7 (12.96%) JUnit
6 7 (12.96%) PHPUnit
7 5 (9.26%) gulp
8 4 (7.41%) Bower
8 4 (7.41%) Yeoman
9 3 (5.56%) Maven
9 3 (5.56%) MSTest
9 3 (5.56%) NUnit
9 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.70%) Selenium
10 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (18.52%) Banking
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Drupal Developer
4 7 (12.96%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) jQuery
2 32 (59.26%) HTML
3 29 (53.70%) CSS
4 26 (48.15%) J2EE
4 26 (48.15%) JSON
5 19 (35.19%) JSP
5 19 (35.19%) XML
6 18 (33.33%) HTML5
7 16 (29.63%) CSS3
8 15 (27.78%) Spring
9 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
10 11 (20.37%) Java EE
10 11 (20.37%) JSF
10 11 (20.37%) RESTful
10 11 (20.37%) SOAP
11 9 (16.67%) .NET
11 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 9 (16.67%) Symfony
11 9 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.85%) Animation
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) DataPower
3 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Android
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 17 (31.48%) Web Development
4 15 (27.78%) MVC
5 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (22.22%) TDD
6 12 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 11 (20.37%) OO
8 9 (16.67%) OOP
8 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
9 7 (12.96%) RAD
10 6 (11.11%) Front End Development
11 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
11 5 (9.26%) Microservices
11 5 (9.26%) SDLC
11 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.26%) Workflow
12 4 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) JavaScript
2 30 (55.56%) Java
3 15 (27.78%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) PHP
5 11 (20.37%) C#
6 3 (5.56%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) R
7 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) MCP
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Perforce
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Chordiant
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Kony
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) Telerik
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago