The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 28 25 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.50% 1.36% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.48% 3.51% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £225 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £340 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £360 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -5.40%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 73 57 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 45.63% 38.78% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 21
Median daily rate £340 £315 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Leicester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Leicester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Leicester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) WordPress
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Magento
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) XSD
5 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Front End Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) HTML Developer
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) React
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (33.33%) XSD
5 3 (33.33%) XSLT
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) LESS
7 1 (11.11%) Node.js
7 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Animation
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCSD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore