Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 May 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 76 76
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.76% 1.14% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 4.12% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £356 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% +11.76% -1.92%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £270
90th Percentile £539 £513 £468
East of England median daily rate £421 £310 £375
% change year-on-year +35.89% -17.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 - £55.00

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 361 340 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.91% 27.62% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 235 159
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £264 £230 £300
90th Percentile £550 £573 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +54.64% -35.33%
10th Percentile £12.28 £36.25 £8.63
90th Percentile £56.25 £43.35 £41.25
East of England median hourly rate £35.52 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year -5.28% +1.35% -2.63%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Hertfordshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Hertfordshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Hertfordshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Hertfordshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
Watford -1 7 £388 +10.71% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £325 -
Hertford - 1 £325 -
Ajax
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (45.45%) User Experience
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
5 5 (45.45%) API Development
5 5 (45.45%) RequireJS
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ to SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) W3C
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) IMAP
2 3 (27.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Log4j
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) LINQ
4 5 (45.45%) LINQ to SQL
4 5 (45.45%) RequireJS
5 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) XHTML
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
1 5 (45.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) API Development
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (18.18%) DNA
6 1 (9.09%) B2B
6 1 (9.09%) B2C
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) RAD
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ATG
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Martini
2 1 (9.09%) Demandware
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Path
2 1 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) IBM