Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 78 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +21
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.26% 1.09% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 4.44% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £750 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -3.23% -8.82%
10th Percentile £433 £311 £256
90th Percentile £775 £513 £492
East of England median daily rate £425 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £34.25 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -14.38% -3.03% +3.13%

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 411 315 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.35% 24.44% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 208 165
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £254 £288
90th Percentile £564 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +42.86% -49.84%
10th Percentile £13.30 £15.00 £8.48
90th Percentile £56.25 £15.00 £31.55
East of England median hourly rate £35.50 £38.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.68% +11.07% -6.54%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +3 3 £750 +114.29% 1
Hemel Hempstead -13 1 £370 -12.94%
Ajax
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSTL
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Java SE
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Mesos
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (50.00%) DOM
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban

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 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Log4j
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) JSTL
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) DOM
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Java SE
3 2 (50.00%) JAXB
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) SAX
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) B2B
1 2 (50.00%) B2C
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (50.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ATG
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Martini
1 1 (25.00%) Demandware
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Path
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft