Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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 of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 156 108
Rank change year-on-year +2 -48 -6
Contract jobs citing Ajax 56 32 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.09% 0.66% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.69% 2.45% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 58
East of England median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £310 £357 £260
90th Percentile £475 £513 £547
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £39.85 - £29.07
90th Percentile £44.50 - £47.50
England median hourly rate £39.13 £37.50 £35.84
% change year-on-year +4.33% +4.65% -13.13%

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 1518 1308 1647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.47% 26.83% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 775 1028
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.92% +1.67%
10th Percentile £295 £256 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 70
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -3.94% +7.84%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £11.25
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £48.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +8 19 £388 +19.23% 5
Essex -4 17 £320 -28.89% 2
Cambridgeshire -14 7 £425 +6.25% 3
Bedfordshire - 6 £234 -
Suffolk +6 4 £463 -2.63% 2
Norfolk +1 3 £500 +24.61%
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 53 (94.64%) HTML
2 49 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 49 (87.50%) CSS
3 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (53.57%) jQuery
5 29 (51.79%) XML
6 25 (44.64%) Web Services
7 23 (41.07%) HTML5
8 22 (39.29%) REST
8 22 (39.29%) Oracle
9 21 (37.50%) SQL
9 21 (37.50%) Finance
10 20 (35.71%) Java
11 19 (33.93%) .NET
11 19 (33.93%) C#
11 19 (33.93%) TDD
11 19 (33.93%) WebSphere
12 16 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 16 (28.57%) SOAP
13 15 (26.79%) Struts
13 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
13 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
14 14 (25.00%) Maven
14 14 (25.00%) J2EE
14 14 (25.00%) OO
15 13 (23.21%) JPA
15 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
15 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
16 12 (21.43%) JAX-RS

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 19 (33.93%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 9 (16.07%) CMS
4 8 (14.29%) Apache
5 7 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (8.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (5.36%) IIS
8 2 (3.57%) JBoss
8 2 (3.57%) SAS
8 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.79%) Commerce Server
9 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) GitHub
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.57%) npm
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.79%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) Route 53
4 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (7.14%) SSL
3 3 (5.36%) LDAP
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) IMAP
5 1 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Maven
2 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 12 (21.43%) Ant
4 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
4 11 (19.64%) SoapUI
5 10 (17.86%) JUnit
6 9 (16.07%) JIRA
7 8 (14.29%) Gradle
7 8 (14.29%) Subversion
8 6 (10.71%) JMeter
9 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
9 5 (8.93%) Grunt
9 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
10 3 (5.36%) LoadUI
11 2 (3.57%) gulp
11 2 (3.57%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
11 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
11 2 (3.57%) PhantomJS
11 2 (3.57%) WebStorm
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Automotive
2 7 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.86%) UI Developer
5 9 (16.07%) .NET Team Leader
5 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Lead .NET Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Lead Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Team Leader
6 8 (14.29%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 8 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Junior
9 3 (5.36%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (94.64%) HTML
2 49 (87.50%) CSS
3 30 (53.57%) jQuery
4 29 (51.79%) XML
5 25 (44.64%) Web Services
6 23 (41.07%) HTML5
7 22 (39.29%) REST
8 19 (33.93%) .NET
9 16 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 16 (28.57%) SOAP
10 15 (26.79%) Struts
11 14 (25.00%) J2EE
12 13 (23.21%) JPA
13 12 (21.43%) CSS3
13 12 (21.43%) JAX-RS
13 12 (21.43%) JAX-WS
14 11 (19.64%) Java EE
14 11 (19.64%) JSP
15 9 (16.07%) JSON
15 9 (16.07%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.14%) Social Media
1 4 (7.14%) Web 2.0
2 3 (5.36%) CMDB
3 2 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) W3C
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Animation
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) DataPower
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Unix
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) Android
4 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) HPUX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) TDD
3 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
4 14 (25.00%) OO
5 12 (21.43%) MVC
6 11 (19.64%) UML
7 9 (16.07%) Code Coverage
7 9 (16.07%) Load Testing
7 9 (16.07%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (16.07%) Web Development
8 6 (10.71%) Analytics
8 6 (10.71%) Coaching
9 5 (8.93%) B2C
9 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
9 5 (8.93%) OOP
9 5 (8.93%) Progressive Enhancement
9 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 20 (35.71%) Java
4 19 (33.93%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) Groovy
6 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) Dart
7 2 (3.57%) ECMAScript
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) CA
2 9 (16.07%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (16.07%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Adobe
5 3 (5.36%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Omniture
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) ATG
7 1 (1.79%) Blue Martini
7 1 (1.79%) Demandware
7 1 (1.79%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.79%) hybris
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Xamarin