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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 43 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% - 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.61% - 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.85% -6.66%  

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 83 102 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.23% 23.13% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 63 101
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £306 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Gloucestershire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £400 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £320 - 1
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

Ajax
Top Related 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP