The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 49
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.21% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.82% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 70 122 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.34% 25.31% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 322 324
Median daily rate £350 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £40.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £40.00 £47.50
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Gloucestershire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle