The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 33 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.39% 5.16% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 19.12% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 1
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 73 68 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 28.19% 26.98% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 19
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Liverpool

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Liverpool

Ajax
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Portal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle