Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 88 85
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing Ajax 34 56 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.14% 1.78% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 5.85% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 49
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £305 £289 £283
90th Percentile £475 £430 £478
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.83 £43.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -39.93% +10.97% +6.16%

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 836 958 827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.92% 30.48% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 568 511
East Midlands median daily rate £396 £369 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.39% +9.26% +3.85%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £550 £500 £475
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.67% -42.67% +29.31%
10th Percentile £19.00 £20.75 £13.75
90th Percentile £48.85 £41.90 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +4 18 £450 +7.14% 10
Nottinghamshire -3 8 £413 +17.86% 6
Leicestershire -11 6 £331 -8.62% 12
Derbyshire -2 1 £425 +13.33% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 - 6
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) CSS
3 21 (61.76%) JSON
3 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
4 19 (55.88%) jQuery
5 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 16 (47.06%) HTML5
5 16 (47.06%) CSS3
5 16 (47.06%) gulp
6 13 (38.24%) C#
7 12 (35.29%) Node.js
7 12 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (35.29%) TDD
7 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
7 12 (35.29%) Sass
8 11 (32.35%) Java
8 11 (32.35%) Perforce
9 10 (29.41%) RESTful
9 10 (29.41%) Grunt
9 10 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
9 10 (29.41%) SonarQube
9 10 (29.41%) npm
10 9 (26.47%) React
10 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
10 9 (26.47%) MVC
10 9 (26.47%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) XML

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 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) npm
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
4 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 16 (47.06%) gulp
3 10 (29.41%) Grunt
3 10 (29.41%) SonarQube
4 6 (17.65%) Bower
4 6 (17.65%) Yeoman
5 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.76%) CasperJS
6 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
6 4 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (11.76%) Selenium
6 4 (11.76%) webpack
7 3 (8.82%) IntelliJ
7 3 (8.82%) JIRA
8 2 (5.88%) Gradle
8 2 (5.88%) JProfiler
8 2 (5.88%) JUnit
8 2 (5.88%) Subversion
8 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) UI Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Informatica Architect
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) ETL Architect
8 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) CSS
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) JSON
3 19 (55.88%) jQuery
4 16 (47.06%) CSS3
4 16 (47.06%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) Node.js
5 12 (35.29%) Sass
6 10 (29.41%) RESTful
7 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
7 9 (26.47%) React
7 9 (26.47%) Web Services
7 9 (26.47%) XML
8 7 (20.59%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) DOM
9 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (14.71%) Redux
10 5 (14.71%) SOAP
10 5 (14.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
1 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
2 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
2 12 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (35.29%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
4 9 (26.47%) MVC
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.65%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (17.65%) OOP
6 6 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement
6 6 (17.65%) Web Design
6 6 (17.65%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) Workflow
7 5 (14.71%) Adaptive Web Design
7 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.76%) Microservices
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) ES6
6 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (5.88%) CDISC
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.88%) GxP
1 2 (5.88%) HL7
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Perforce
2 4 (11.76%) Capita
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Google
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore