The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Ajax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 14 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.11% 0.28% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.09% 0.88% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £369 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +16.92% -18.29%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 275 228 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 41.48% 32.39% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 156 93
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Ajax as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Glasgow

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Glasgow

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Glasgow

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
7 3 (18.75%) User Experience
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) SAS
7 3 (18.75%) Prolog
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) JSON
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Ext JS
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) OpenText
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Web Design
8 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (18.75%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Mule
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Private Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Designer
2 5 (31.25%) Visual Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) CSS3
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
5 4 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Ext JS
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (12.50%) DHTML
7 2 (12.50%) LESS
7 2 (12.50%) React
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (12.50%) W3C
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Process Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Prolog
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) OpenText
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase