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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 79 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 38 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.51% 1.09% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.71% 4.36% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 17
Median daily rate £363 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +10.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £343 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £350
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.85% -6.66%  

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 493 413 347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.58% 25.06% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 239 196
Median daily rate £363 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.93% -4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +11 20 £400 -11.11% 5
Leicestershire +1 8 £288 -20.68% 3
Nottinghamshire +10 4 £363 -0.68% 3
Derbyshire -6 2 £263 -
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 33 (67.35%) Java
3 29 (59.18%) J2EE
4 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (55.10%) JSON
4 27 (55.10%) jQuery
5 23 (46.94%) HTML
5 23 (46.94%) JSP
6 20 (40.82%) CSS
6 20 (40.82%) Eclipse
6 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
7 19 (38.78%) Web Development
8 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
8 17 (34.69%) XML
9 16 (32.65%) JBoss
9 16 (32.65%) WebSphere
9 16 (32.65%) Web Application Development
10 15 (30.61%) Oracle
10 15 (30.61%) Java EE
10 15 (30.61%) JSF
11 14 (28.57%) Spring
11 14 (28.57%) Ant
12 13 (26.53%) SQL
12 13 (26.53%) MVC
13 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
13 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
14 11 (22.45%) SOAP
15 10 (20.41%) OO
15 10 (20.41%) HTML5
15 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing

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 16 (32.65%) JBoss
1 16 (32.65%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) Drupal
2 3 (6.12%) WordPress
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) MySQL
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Eclipse
1 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
2 14 (28.57%) Ant
3 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
4 8 (16.33%) IntelliJ
4 8 (16.33%) JIRA
5 7 (14.29%) Gradle
6 6 (12.24%) JProfiler
6 6 (12.24%) JUnit
7 4 (8.16%) gulp
8 3 (6.12%) Bower
8 3 (6.12%) Maven
8 3 (6.12%) Yeoman
9 2 (4.08%) CasperJS
9 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (4.08%) Selenium
9 2 (4.08%) Subversion
9 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.08%) webpack
General
1 9 (18.37%) Banking
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (10.20%) PHP Developer
4 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.12%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (6.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (6.12%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Symfony Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.12%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) J2EE
2 27 (55.10%) jQuery
2 27 (55.10%) JSON
3 23 (46.94%) HTML
3 23 (46.94%) JSP
4 20 (40.82%) CSS
5 17 (34.69%) XML
6 15 (30.61%) Java EE
6 15 (30.61%) JSF
7 14 (28.57%) Spring
8 11 (22.45%) SOAP
9 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
9 10 (20.41%) HTML5
10 9 (18.37%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) CSS3
11 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
11 8 (16.33%) XSLT
12 7 (14.29%) .NET
12 7 (14.29%) JPA
12 7 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Animation
2 1 (2.04%) DataPower
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.04%) PMI
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Web Development
3 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
4 16 (32.65%) Web Application Development
5 13 (26.53%) MVC
6 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (20.41%) OO
6 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.33%) TDD
8 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
8 6 (12.24%) RAD
9 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
9 5 (10.20%) SDLC
9 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.16%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.16%) Scrum
10 4 (8.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 33 (67.35%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) C#
5 6 (12.24%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) ActionScript
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) R
7 2 (4.08%) VBScript
8 1 (2.04%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) MCP
2 1 (2.04%) MCSD
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Perforce
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Chordiant
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Kony
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase
4 1 (2.04%) Telerik
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