Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 26 July 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 East > Kent
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 65 62
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.00% 1.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.08% 3.37% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Kent median daily rate £335 £325 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.08% -45.83% +108.70%
10th Percentile £317 £250 £550
90th Percentile £360 £383 £650
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +1.12% +17.88% -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 181 267 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 32.91% 35.04% 44.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 189 122
Kent median daily rate £348 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.96% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £260 £255 £275
90th Percentile £438 £635 £475
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Kent median hourly rate - £15.00 £38.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.35% +128.29%
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% +14.29% -

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Kent

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Kent

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Kent

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Kent region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 5 £335 +3.08%
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 10 (90.91%) Wireframes
3 8 (72.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 8 (72.73%) React
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
3 8 (72.73%) Subversion
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (72.73%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Sass
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Django
7 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Competitor Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) W3C
7 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
8 1 (9.09%) New Media

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (72.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (72.73%) Web Developer
3 6 (54.55%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (54.55%) HTML Developer
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UX Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) CSS3
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 8 (72.73%) React
4 7 (63.64%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) Django
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Wireframes
2 8 (72.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore