Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 185 133
Rank change year-on-year +20 -52 +10
Contract jobs citing Ajax 20 24 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.48% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 1.63% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 51
East of England median daily rate £388 £438 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +36.72% -20.00%
10th Percentile £363 £351 £265
90th Percentile £649 £751 £450
England median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
East of England median hourly rate - £34.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.38% -3.03%
England median hourly rate £55.00 £39.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +41.03% +1.30% +5.48%

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 1,205 1,474 1,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.30% 29.46% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 940 890
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £270
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 37
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28.70 £16.00 £26.26
90th Percentile £57.20 £59.06 £63.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.36% +3.83% +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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 +4 8 £375 -50.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 8 £588 +38.24% 3
Essex +13 4 - - 4
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) .NET
4 13 (65.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) C#
5 12 (60.00%) jQuery
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
7 10 (50.00%) XML
7 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (40.00%) JSON
9 8 (40.00%) Web Services
9 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (35.00%) MySQL
10 7 (35.00%) Java
10 7 (35.00%) PHP
10 7 (35.00%) MVC
10 7 (35.00%) Scrum
10 7 (35.00%) Azure
10 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (30.00%) React
11 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (30.00%) CSS3
11 6 (30.00%) SQL
11 6 (30.00%) Perl
11 6 (30.00%) Windows
11 6 (30.00%) Python
12 5 (25.00%) Linux

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 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Azure
2 3 (15.00%) AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Force.com
2 3 (15.00%) Power Platform
2 3 (15.00%) Veeva
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (5.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.00%) Power BI
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) AppScan
2 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (15.00%) Burp Suite
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Tester
6 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 13 (65.00%) CSS
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (50.00%) XML
7 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (40.00%) JSON
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
9 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (30.00%) CSS3
10 6 (30.00%) React
11 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
11 4 (20.00%) LINQ
11 4 (20.00%) Middleware
11 4 (20.00%) RESTful
11 4 (20.00%) WCF
11 4 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Microservices
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) API Development
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
5 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) OWASP
5 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Server Management
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SANS
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Rancher
1 3 (15.00%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (15.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Acunetix
2 3 (15.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) Teradata