The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
Rank 67 82 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 22 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.13% 1.06% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.14% 2.96% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 9
Median daily rate £488 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.48% +9.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £316 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +6.03% +1.04%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 428 507 454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.51% 35.98% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 376 293
Median daily rate £375 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.12% +15.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
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 Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 30 (85.71%) HTML
1 30 (85.71%) CSS
1 30 (85.71%) JSON
1 30 (85.71%) HTML5
1 30 (85.71%) CSS3
2 28 (80.00%) REST
3 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (68.57%) Ruby
4 24 (68.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 24 (68.57%) Django
5 23 (65.71%) Scrum
5 23 (65.71%) MVC
6 20 (57.14%) Scala
7 19 (54.29%) Open Source
7 19 (54.29%) Play Framework
8 17 (48.57%) Spring MVC
8 17 (48.57%) Guice
8 17 (48.57%) Google
8 17 (48.57%) Spring
8 17 (48.57%) C#
9 16 (45.71%) Automated Testing
9 16 (45.71%) Front End Development
10 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
11 14 (40.00%) Python
11 14 (40.00%) JIRA
12 13 (37.14%) RESTful
12 13 (37.14%) TDD
13 12 (34.29%) JUnit
13 12 (34.29%) Linux
13 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (25.71%) Confluence
2 4 (11.43%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Apache Solr
3 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
2 10 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) JIRA
2 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 12 (34.29%) JUnit
3 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.71%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (22.86%) Architect
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Scala Developer
7 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.71%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Project Director
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) CSS
1 30 (85.71%) CSS3
1 30 (85.71%) HTML
1 30 (85.71%) HTML5
1 30 (85.71%) JSON
2 28 (80.00%) REST
3 24 (68.57%) Django
3 24 (68.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (54.29%) Play Framework
5 17 (48.57%) Guice
5 17 (48.57%) Spring
5 17 (48.57%) Spring MVC
6 13 (37.14%) RESTful
7 6 (17.14%) .NET
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (14.29%) jQuery
8 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) MVC
2 23 (65.71%) Scrum
3 19 (54.29%) Open Source
4 16 (45.71%) Automated Testing
4 16 (45.71%) Front End Development
5 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 13 (37.14%) TDD
7 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (28.57%) Web Design
9 8 (22.86%) OWASP
10 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (20.00%) Web Development
11 6 (17.14%) Product Management
11 6 (17.14%) Prototyping
11 6 (17.14%) Software Architecture
11 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
11 6 (17.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Ruby
2 20 (57.14%) Scala
3 17 (48.57%) C#
4 14 (40.00%) Python
5 10 (28.57%) Java
6 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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