Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 November 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 of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 159 159
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 -45
Contract jobs citing Ajax 32 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 1.07% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 3.64% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 23
East of England median daily rate £450 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £321 £310 £357
90th Percentile £561 £475 £513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
East of England median hourly rate £33.04 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.40% - -
England median hourly rate £41.75 £39.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.71% +4.33% +4.65%

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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,425 1,510 1,322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.39% 29.50% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 896 783
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £256
90th Percentile £591 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 44
East of England median hourly rate £41.25 £42.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +18.75% -4.00%
10th Percentile £14.70 £25.75 £19.35
90th Percentile £52.88 £70.63 £45.33
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the East of England

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in the East of England

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in the East of England

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in the East of England

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Essex -15 19 £500 +56.25% 4
Hertfordshire -17 7 £450 +16.13% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £475 +11.76% 6
Suffolk -5 3 £350 -24.32% 10
Bedfordshire +10 1 £300 +66.67% 5
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 31 (96.88%) HTML
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 24 (75.00%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) XML
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) Web Services
4 17 (53.13%) jQuery
4 17 (53.13%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (46.88%) Linux
5 15 (46.88%) Java
5 15 (46.88%) MVC
6 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
6 13 (40.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 12 (37.50%) REST
7 12 (37.50%) SQL
8 11 (34.38%) Windows
8 11 (34.38%) SOAP
8 11 (34.38%) XHTML
8 11 (34.38%) Spring
8 11 (34.38%) JSON
9 10 (31.25%) Maven
9 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Adobe
10 9 (28.13%) OO
10 9 (28.13%) Eclipse
10 9 (28.13%) JUnit
10 9 (28.13%) Subversion

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (28.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) CMS
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) npm
4 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Broadband
1 7 (21.88%) DHCP
1 7 (21.88%) DLNA
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
1 7 (21.88%) DSL
1 7 (21.88%) FTP
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
1 7 (21.88%) IPv4
1 7 (21.88%) IPv6
1 7 (21.88%) UPnP
1 7 (21.88%) VoIP
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
1 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (3.13%) GIS
5 1 (3.13%) JasperReports
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (31.25%) Maven
3 9 (28.13%) Eclipse
3 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (28.13%) JUnit
3 9 (28.13%) Subversion
4 8 (25.00%) Ant
5 7 (21.88%) AccuRev
5 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
5 7 (21.88%) Gradle
5 7 (21.88%) Selenium
6 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
6 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.25%) gulp
7 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 2 (6.25%) NUnit
7 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (3.13%) FishEye
8 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) XML
4 17 (53.13%) jQuery
4 17 (53.13%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 12 (37.50%) REST
7 11 (34.38%) JSON
7 11 (34.38%) SOAP
7 11 (34.38%) Spring
7 11 (34.38%) XHTML
8 8 (25.00%) EclipseLink
8 8 (25.00%) JAX-RS
8 8 (25.00%) JAX-WS
8 8 (25.00%) JSR 170
8 8 (25.00%) SAML
8 8 (25.00%) Spring Boot
8 8 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 8 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Media Streaming
2 7 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) Replication
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Animation
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.13%) Life Science
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
6 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Solaris
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (46.88%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) BDD
6 9 (28.13%) OO
7 8 (25.00%) Microservices
8 7 (21.88%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.88%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (21.88%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (21.88%) Innovative Thinking
8 7 (21.88%) User Stories
9 6 (18.75%) B2C
10 5 (15.63%) Information Management
10 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
10 5 (15.63%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) C
5 7 (21.88%) C++
5 7 (21.88%) Embedded C
6 6 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) ES6
7 2 (6.25%) ES7
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) Java 8
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.25%) Mesos
2 1 (3.13%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Adobe
2 8 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) Omniture
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle