Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 19 October 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 106 123
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 1.01% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 3.97% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £419 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.45% +1.52% +17.86%
10th Percentile £425 £367 £313
90th Percentile £566 £538 £494
Scotland median daily rate £450 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 828 706 597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.99% 25.49% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 430 364
Edinburgh median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £313 £267 £278
90th Percentile £550 £538 £510
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.17 £43.39 £46.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.95% -5.93% +14.23%
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +20.37% -30.32% -6.49%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Edinburgh

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Edinburgh

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Edinburgh

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (62.50%) JSON
5 10 (62.50%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) REST
7 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (43.75%) Scrum
8 7 (43.75%) HTML5
8 7 (43.75%) Kanban
9 6 (37.50%) RESTful
9 6 (37.50%) CSS3
9 6 (37.50%) Node.js
9 6 (37.50%) Banking
9 6 (37.50%) MySQL
10 5 (31.25%) SOAP
10 5 (31.25%) Apache
10 5 (31.25%) Spring
10 5 (31.25%) Finance
11 4 (25.00%) JIRA
11 4 (25.00%) Wiki
11 4 (25.00%) Java EE
11 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 4 (25.00%) OOP
11 4 (25.00%) OO

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (31.25%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Maya
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
2 3 (18.75%) PaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (6.25%) npm
4 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
4 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) UI Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) jQuery
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) JSON
4 9 (56.25%) REST
5 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) HTML5
7 6 (37.50%) CSS3
7 6 (37.50%) Node.js
7 6 (37.50%) RESTful
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
8 5 (31.25%) Spring
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (25.00%) Java EE
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 3 (18.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Wiki
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) CMDB
3 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Kanban
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Server Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk