Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 232 210
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22 -74
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1067 1123 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.22% 1.11% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% 3.83% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 752 866
England median daily rate £408 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £571 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 24
England median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +2.06% -2.02%
10th Percentile £30.95 £16.52 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.88 £41.97
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £31.85
% change year-on-year +18.52% +5.98% -2.02%

Ajax is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 28276 29306 28642
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.26% 28.87% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19610 20690 19209
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £310 £294 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 366 395
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £16.00 £12.25 £15.24
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.19
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.46% - +5.71%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in England

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in England

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in England

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in England

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ajax in England

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
London -56 381 £450 +5.88% 56
South East +33 271 £375 +1.69% 40
North of England +70 171 £404 +7.60% 36
Midlands +55 94 £338 -6.90% 11
South West +54 77 £382 +19.30% 12
East of England -5 67 £323 -19.38% 16
Yorkshire +17 65 £388 +3.33% 11
North West +35 58 £388 +6.90% 24
East Midlands +11 51 £313 -16.94% 3
North East +81 48 £438 +25.00% 1
West Midlands +45 41 £425 +28.30% 8
South Coast - 1 - -
Ajax
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 909 (85.19%) HTML
2 873 (81.82%) CSS
3 840 (78.73%) JavaScript
4 586 (54.92%) jQuery
5 533 (49.95%) Agile Software Development
6 531 (49.77%) HTML5
7 460 (43.11%) CSS3
8 405 (37.96%) JSON
9 379 (35.52%) MVC
10 357 (33.46%) AngularJS
11 356 (33.36%) C#
12 328 (30.74%) Git (software)
13 320 (29.99%) .NET
14 318 (29.80%) XML
15 309 (28.96%) Java
16 286 (26.80%) REST
17 273 (25.59%) SQL
18 269 (25.21%) Web Development
19 258 (24.18%) Web Services
20 257 (24.09%) Front End Development
21 250 (23.43%) SQL Server
22 227 (21.27%) ASP.NET
23 221 (20.71%) Scrum
24 216 (20.24%) Spring
25 211 (19.78%) TDD
26 195 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
26 195 (18.28%) User Experience
27 189 (17.71%) Test Automation
28 172 (16.12%) Jenkins
28 172 (16.12%) Subversion

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 148 (13.87%) CMS
2 85 (7.97%) Confluence
3 75 (7.03%) Apache
4 56 (5.25%) IIS
5 52 (4.87%) WebSphere
6 46 (4.31%) SharePoint
7 40 (3.75%) Tomcat
8 37 (3.47%) EPiServer
9 36 (3.37%) JBoss
10 24 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 23 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 21 (1.97%) WebLogic
13 18 (1.69%) Drupal
14 17 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 14 (1.31%) Apache Solr
16 13 (1.22%) SAS
16 13 (1.22%) Umbraco
16 13 (1.22%) WordPress
17 12 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
18 11 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (4.22%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.47%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.19%) GIMP
7 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.094%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Magento
2 4 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) OpenText Process Suite
3 3 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.19%) Endur
4 2 (0.19%) RMDS
4 2 (0.19%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.094%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.094%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (3.84%) GitHub
4 19 (1.78%) PaaS
5 18 (1.69%) SaaS
6 16 (1.50%) IaaS
7 13 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (0.84%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.75%) Office 365
11 6 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.47%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.47%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.47%) Yammer
13 4 (0.37%) Force.com
14 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 146 (13.68%) HTTP
2 33 (3.09%) Internet
3 20 (1.87%) DNS
4 19 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.12%) Firewall
5 12 (1.12%) SSL
6 11 (1.03%) Intranet
7 10 (0.94%) LDAP
7 10 (0.94%) SMTP
8 6 (0.56%) SMS
8 6 (0.56%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.47%) IMAP
9 5 (0.47%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.47%) SSH
9 5 (0.47%) VPN
10 4 (0.37%) Network Security
10 4 (0.37%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.19%) Extranet
11 2 (0.19%) LAN
12 1 (0.094%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (23.43%) SQL Server
2 144 (13.50%) Relational Database
3 99 (9.28%) MongoDB
4 96 (9.00%) MySQL
5 76 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 65 (6.09%) NoSQL
7 58 (5.44%) Oracle Database
8 49 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 38 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (2.44%) RDBMS
13 23 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.97%) Big Data
14 21 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 21 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
16 16 (1.50%) Hadoop
17 13 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (1.12%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 328 (30.74%) Git (software)
2 172 (16.12%) Jenkins
2 172 (16.12%) Subversion
3 155 (14.53%) JIRA
4 119 (11.15%) JUnit
5 75 (7.03%) Visual Studio
6 71 (6.65%) Maven
7 69 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (4.50%) gulp
8 48 (4.50%) Jasmine
9 47 (4.40%) Selenium
10 46 (4.31%) Ant
11 45 (4.22%) Gradle
11 45 (4.22%) Grunt
12 44 (4.12%) IntelliJ
13 39 (3.66%) NUnit
14 38 (3.56%) Eclipse
15 33 (3.09%) MSTest
16 29 (2.72%) Moq
17 28 (2.62%) Bitbucket
General
1 166 (15.56%) Finance
2 80 (7.50%) Banking
3 27 (2.53%) Marketing
4 25 (2.34%) Retail
5 17 (1.59%) Advertising
6 13 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.12%) Automotive
8 10 (0.94%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.94%) Publishing
9 7 (0.66%) Legal
10 5 (0.47%) Local Government
11 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.37%) Front Office
11 4 (0.37%) Games
11 4 (0.37%) Law
11 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.28%) Electronics
13 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 920 (86.22%) Developer
2 237 (22.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 170 (15.93%) .NET Developer
4 138 (12.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 137 (12.84%) Java Developer
6 105 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 100 (9.37%) HTML Developer
8 98 (9.18%) Web Developer
9 91 (8.53%) Angular Developer
9 91 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 87 (8.15%) HTML CSS Developer
11 78 (7.31%) Scala Developer
12 76 (7.12%) Architect
13 75 (7.03%) UI Developer
14 65 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
15 61 (5.72%) Senior Developer
16 60 (5.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 57 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 53 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
19 46 (4.31%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 909 (85.19%) HTML
2 873 (81.82%) CSS
3 586 (54.92%) jQuery
4 531 (49.77%) HTML5
5 460 (43.11%) CSS3
6 405 (37.96%) JSON
7 357 (33.46%) AngularJS
8 320 (29.99%) .NET
9 318 (29.80%) XML
10 286 (26.80%) REST
11 258 (24.18%) Web Services
12 227 (21.27%) ASP.NET
13 216 (20.24%) Spring
14 168 (15.75%) RESTful
15 156 (14.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 146 (13.68%) Django
17 142 (13.31%) Sass
18 133 (12.46%) SOAP
19 128 (12.00%) React
20 125 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 195 (18.28%) User Experience
2 78 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.69%) W3C
4 29 (2.72%) Web 2.0
5 26 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.31%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.22%) Animation
10 11 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.94%) CMDB
12 9 (0.84%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.75%) Fintech
14 7 (0.66%) iPad
14 7 (0.66%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.66%) Online Banking
15 6 (0.56%) Social Media
16 5 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 5 (0.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 149 (13.96%) Linux
2 104 (9.75%) Windows
3 60 (5.62%) Unix
4 15 (1.41%) Android
4 15 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (0.47%) Solaris
8 3 (0.28%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.094%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.094%) webOS
9 1 (0.094%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.094%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.094%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.094%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (49.95%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (35.52%) MVC
3 269 (25.21%) Web Development
4 257 (24.09%) Front End Development
5 221 (20.71%) Scrum
6 211 (19.78%) TDD
7 195 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
8 189 (17.71%) Test Automation
9 124 (11.62%) Responsive Web Design
10 121 (11.34%) OO
11 120 (11.25%) Open Source
12 110 (10.31%) Web Design
13 92 (8.62%) OWASP
14 86 (8.06%) Configuration Management
15 83 (7.78%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 81 (7.59%) Unit Testing
17 79 (7.40%) OOP
18 72 (6.75%) SDLC
19 64 (6.00%) E-Commerce
20 61 (5.72%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 840 (78.73%) JavaScript
2 356 (33.36%) C#
3 309 (28.96%) Java
4 273 (25.59%) SQL
5 149 (13.96%) Ruby
6 145 (13.59%) Scala
7 138 (12.93%) Python
8 86 (8.06%) T-SQL
9 72 (6.75%) PHP
10 49 (4.59%) VB.NET
11 41 (3.84%) TypeScript
12 25 (2.34%) Perl
13 23 (2.16%) ES6
14 18 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.41%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.41%) VB
16 12 (1.12%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.12%) Groovy
17 11 (1.03%) ECMAScript
17 11 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (5.81%) Degree
2 28 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.66%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.47%) CISA
6 5 (0.47%) CISM
6 5 (0.47%) CISSP
6 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.19%) MCP
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.094%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.094%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.25%) QA
2 5 (0.47%) COBIT
2 5 (0.47%) FedRAMP
2 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.37%) WAI
4 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.19%) SLA
6 1 (0.094%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (2.62%) Docker
2 10 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.56%) LXC
4 5 (0.47%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.47%) UAG
5 4 (0.37%) HDFS
6 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.094%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.094%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (2.53%) Puppet
2 21 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.69%) Ansible
4 11 (1.03%) Graphite
4 11 (1.03%) Nagios
4 11 (1.03%) ZABBIX
5 9 (0.84%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.66%) Grafana
6 7 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (0.47%) Kibana
7 5 (0.47%) logstash
8 4 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.37%) Icinga
8 4 (0.37%) Mesos
8 4 (0.37%) Salt
9 3 (0.28%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
10 2 (0.19%) vRealize
11 1 (0.094%) Piwik
11 1 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.15%) Oracle
3 109 (10.22%) Google
4 49 (4.59%) ServiceNow
5 41 (3.84%) Sitecore
6 19 (1.78%) IBM
7 17 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.50%) CA Agile Central
9 15 (1.41%) Adobe
10 14 (1.31%) Perforce
11 13 (1.22%) ATG
12 12 (1.12%) Apple
13 11 (1.03%) Dynatrace
13 11 (1.03%) Telerik
14 9 (0.84%) HP
15 8 (0.75%) Sencha
16 7 (0.66%) Demandware
16 7 (0.66%) Intershop
16 7 (0.66%) SOASTA, Inc
17 6 (0.56%) Omniture
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