Period
to 24 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 91 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -6
Contract jobs citing Ajax 54 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.89% 1.83% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 5.70% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 43 31
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -10.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £285
90th Percentile £510 £448 £488
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.25 £41.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year -34.73% +28.46% -9.09%

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 858 965 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.98% 32.18% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 591 472
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £246
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32.75 £28.13 £20.00
90th Percentile £47.88 £67.50 £48.63
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.75% +8.55% +8.57%

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 June 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 June 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 -10 25 £400 - 9
Leicestershire +8 15 £325 +8.33% 16
Nottinghamshire -6 10 £413 +10.00% 9
Derbyshire +15 2 £525 +100.00% 5
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 45 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 40 (74.07%) CSS
2 40 (74.07%) jQuery
3 35 (64.81%) HTML
4 30 (55.56%) JSON
4 30 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 27 (50.00%) HTML5
6 25 (46.30%) Test Automation
7 24 (44.44%) Unit Testing
8 23 (42.59%) Front End Development
9 22 (40.74%) CSS3
10 21 (38.89%) AngularJS
11 19 (35.19%) Node.js
11 19 (35.19%) gulp
12 18 (33.33%) Perforce
13 17 (31.48%) Java
13 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (31.48%) npm
14 16 (29.63%) C#
15 15 (27.78%) TDD
16 14 (25.93%) XML
16 14 (25.93%) React
17 13 (24.07%) SonarQube
17 13 (24.07%) Grunt
17 13 (24.07%) Performance Optimisation
17 13 (24.07%) Scrum
18 12 (22.22%) Web Services
18 12 (22.22%) RESTful
19 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
19 11 (20.37%) JUnit

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 5 (9.26%) CMS
1 5 (9.26%) Umbraco
2 4 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Kentico
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) npm
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) Trello
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
4 1 (1.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SMS
2 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 19 (35.19%) gulp
3 13 (24.07%) Grunt
3 13 (24.07%) SonarQube
4 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
4 11 (20.37%) JUnit
5 9 (16.67%) JIRA
5 9 (16.67%) Selenium
6 8 (14.81%) Gradle
7 7 (12.96%) Maven
7 7 (12.96%) Subversion
8 6 (11.11%) Bower
8 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 6 (11.11%) Yeoman
9 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
9 5 (9.26%) IntelliJ
9 5 (9.26%) JProfiler
9 5 (9.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (9.26%) TeamCity
10 4 (7.41%) CasperJS
General
1 8 (14.81%) Banking
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) UI Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (14.81%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) CMS Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.70%) PowerShell Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (74.07%) CSS
1 40 (74.07%) jQuery
2 35 (64.81%) HTML
3 30 (55.56%) JSON
4 27 (50.00%) HTML5
5 22 (40.74%) CSS3
6 21 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 19 (35.19%) Node.js
8 14 (25.93%) React
8 14 (25.93%) XML
9 12 (22.22%) RESTful
9 12 (22.22%) Web Services
10 11 (20.37%) .NET
11 10 (18.52%) Spring
12 9 (16.67%) J2EE
13 8 (14.81%) REST
14 7 (12.96%) SOAP
14 7 (12.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (12.96%) XSLT
15 6 (11.11%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
1 3 (5.56%) Unix
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Test Automation
2 24 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 23 (42.59%) Front End Development
4 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.78%) TDD
6 13 (24.07%) Performance Optimisation
6 13 (24.07%) Scrum
7 11 (20.37%) MVC
7 11 (20.37%) Web Development
8 10 (18.52%) OO
9 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (12.96%) OOP
11 6 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (11.11%) DevOps
11 6 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
11 6 (11.11%) Web Design
11 6 (11.11%) Workflow
12 5 (9.26%) Adaptive Web Design
12 5 (9.26%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 16 (29.63%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) PHP
5 7 (12.96%) SQL
6 5 (9.26%) Python
6 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) Java 8
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Go
8 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PMO
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Perforce
2 5 (9.26%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.70%) Capita
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) VMware