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 24 June 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.61% - 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% - 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £328
% change year-on-year - +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +16.92% -18.29%  

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 68 62 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 44.44% 41.06% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 37
Median daily rate £315 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.57% +22.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.51% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

Ajax
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

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) React
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (50.00%) MSTest
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) CMS
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) NUnit
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) WordPress

Ajax
Co-occurring 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MSTest
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) React
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Sass
7 1 (12.50%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle