Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 119 81
Rank change year-on-year +26 -38 +21
Contract jobs citing Ajax 48 31 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.76% 0.98% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.27% 3.24% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 45
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £313 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.60% -25.60% +20.00%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £306
90th Percentile £553 £420 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £39.13 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.63% +7.19% +8.79%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 910 957 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.31% 30.28% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 617 523
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.70%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £506 £512
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +21.79% +145.90%
10th Percentile £33.63 £22.53 £17.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.29 £45.25
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.35%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 6 months to 22 September 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
Northamptonshire +2 28 £380 -9.52% 7
Leicestershire +6 10 £325 +8.33% 12
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £500 +43.88% 2
Derbyshire - 3 £530 - 2
Ajax
England

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

1 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (72.92%) CSS
3 29 (60.42%) HTML
4 28 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 27 (56.25%) HTML5
6 26 (54.17%) jQuery
7 25 (52.08%) Git (software)
7 25 (52.08%) Test Automation
8 23 (47.92%) Node.js
9 22 (45.83%) React
10 21 (43.75%) CSS3
11 19 (39.58%) npm
11 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (39.58%) JSON
12 18 (37.50%) Grunt
12 18 (37.50%) gulp
13 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
13 15 (31.25%) Scrum
14 14 (29.17%) TDD
15 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
16 12 (25.00%) Java
16 12 (25.00%) REST
17 11 (22.92%) SonarQube
17 11 (22.92%) .NET
17 11 (22.92%) JUnit
17 11 (22.92%) Perforce
18 10 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
19 9 (18.75%) ES6
19 9 (18.75%) webpack
19 9 (18.75%) Jenkins

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 6 (12.50%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (10.42%) Umbraco
3 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.25%) EPiServer
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) Drupal
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (39.58%) npm
2 6 (12.50%) BrowserStack
3 5 (10.42%) Trello
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.17%) Office 365
6 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
6 1 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) PaaS
6 1 (2.08%) SaaS
6 1 (2.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (37.50%) Grunt
2 18 (37.50%) gulp
3 11 (22.92%) JUnit
3 11 (22.92%) SonarQube
4 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 9 (18.75%) Maven
4 9 (18.75%) Subversion
4 9 (18.75%) webpack
5 8 (16.67%) JIRA
5 8 (16.67%) Selenium
6 6 (12.50%) Babel
6 6 (12.50%) Jasmine
6 6 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (12.50%) Mocha
7 5 (10.42%) Bitbucket
7 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
7 5 (10.42%) Gradle
7 5 (10.42%) LoadUI
7 5 (10.42%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (16.67%) Banking
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) UI Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) CMS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (2.08%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (72.92%) CSS
2 29 (60.42%) HTML
3 28 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 27 (56.25%) HTML5
5 26 (54.17%) jQuery
6 23 (47.92%) Node.js
7 22 (45.83%) React
8 21 (43.75%) CSS3
9 19 (39.58%) JSON
10 12 (25.00%) REST
11 11 (22.92%) .NET
12 9 (18.75%) XML
13 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
13 7 (14.58%) Spring
13 7 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (12.50%) Chai
14 6 (12.50%) Enzyme
14 6 (12.50%) Jest
14 6 (12.50%) Nightwatchjs
14 6 (12.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Unix
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Test Automation
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
3 15 (31.25%) Scrum
4 14 (29.17%) TDD
5 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
6 10 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
7 9 (18.75%) OO
8 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (14.58%) DevOps
10 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.42%) Kanban
11 5 (10.42%) MVC
11 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
11 5 (10.42%) Web Development
12 4 (8.33%) BDD
12 4 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
12 4 (8.33%) OOP
12 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 3 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.00%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) C#
3 9 (18.75%) ES6
4 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.17%) Java 8
9 1 (2.08%) Go
9 1 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.42%) Terraform
3 3 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Perforce
2 6 (12.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.08%) VMware