Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 94 132
Rank change year-on-year -27 +38 -43
Contract jobs citing Ajax 17 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.73% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 2.87% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% +25.93%
10th Percentile £420 £338 £390
90th Percentile £533 £495 £460
Scotland median daily rate £450 £388 £320
% change year-on-year +16.13% +21.09% -6.91%
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 811 593 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.60% 25.33% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 374 337
Edinburgh median daily rate £401 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.39% +1.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Scotland median daily rate £401 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.80% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £43.39 £44.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.64% -3.31% +12.19%
10th Percentile £14.45 £40.32 £22.53
90th Percentile £32.72 £49.70 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 14 (82.35%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) JSON
4 11 (64.71%) HTML5
5 10 (58.82%) CSS3
6 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 8 (47.06%) Java
7 8 (47.06%) Web Services
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Banking
7 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
7 8 (47.06%) Node.js
8 7 (41.18%) RESTful
9 6 (35.29%) Kanban
9 6 (35.29%) MVC
9 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
9 6 (35.29%) Scrum
9 6 (35.29%) SOAP
9 6 (35.29%) REST
9 6 (35.29%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (35.29%) MVVM
9 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
10 5 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (29.41%) Underscore.js
10 5 (29.41%) D3.js
10 5 (29.41%) .NET

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 (29.41%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) 3ds Max
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) Maya
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) npm
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Developer
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) UI Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) jQuery
2 14 (82.35%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) HTML5
3 11 (64.71%) JSON
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
5 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) Node.js
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) RESTful
7 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
7 6 (35.29%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) SOAP
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 5 (29.41%) D3.js
8 5 (29.41%) Underscore.js
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 4 (23.53%) J2EE
9 4 (23.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Wiki
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
2 6 (35.29%) Kanban
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) MVVM
2 6 (35.29%) Progressive Enhancement
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 4 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) ES6
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk