The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 182 178
Rank change year-on-year -51 -4  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 199 300 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.96% 1.38% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.66% 4.26% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 257 226
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.72
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7474 7044 7223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.99% 32.45% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20428 21388 18863
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 51 163
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.23 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £195.00 £66.25
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in London

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in London

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in London

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in London

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 48 £475 +12.75% 17
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £475 - 1
Moorgate - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £425 -
Feltham - 1 £351 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 309 (86.80%) HTML
2 306 (85.96%) CSS
3 294 (82.58%) JavaScript
4 215 (60.39%) jQuery
5 163 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
6 162 (45.51%) HTML5
7 156 (43.82%) AngularJS
8 127 (35.67%) XML
9 126 (35.39%) JSON
10 120 (33.71%) CSS3
11 112 (31.46%) MVC
12 106 (29.78%) .NET
13 100 (28.09%) C#
14 97 (27.25%) TDD
15 96 (26.97%) SQL Server
16 95 (26.69%) Web Services
17 94 (26.40%) Java
18 93 (26.12%) SQL
19 79 (22.19%) Front End Development
20 77 (21.63%) REST
21 72 (20.22%) Scrum
22 65 (18.26%) Git (software)
23 64 (17.98%) ASP.NET
23 64 (17.98%) User Experience
24 62 (17.42%) Web Development
25 61 (17.13%) CMS
26 59 (16.57%) Finance
27 57 (16.01%) OO
28 53 (14.89%) Spring
29 52 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 61 (17.13%) CMS
2 29 (8.15%) Tomcat
3 25 (7.02%) Apache
4 23 (6.46%) JBoss
5 18 (5.06%) IIS
6 13 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (2.81%) Apache Spark
10 9 (2.53%) Confluence
10 9 (2.53%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.97%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.97%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.40%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.40%) Drupal
12 5 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.40%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.40%) WordPress
13 4 (1.12%) EPiServer
13 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 11 (3.09%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.40%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.84%) GIMP
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) InVision
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Endur
2 2 (0.56%) Siebel CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) RMDS
3 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.34%) GitHub
4 8 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (2.25%) SaaS
5 7 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.84%) Office 365
7 3 (0.84%) PaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.56%) Yammer
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.28%) Firebase
9 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.28%) Heroku
9 1 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.24%) HTTP
2 12 (3.37%) DNS
2 12 (3.37%) Internet
3 11 (3.09%) SSL
4 7 (1.97%) LDAP
5 6 (1.69%) Firewall
5 6 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.40%) Intranet
6 5 (1.40%) SMTP
6 5 (1.40%) SSH
6 5 (1.40%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.12%) Network Security
7 4 (1.12%) tcpdump
7 4 (1.12%) VPN
8 1 (0.28%) Extranet
8 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.28%) LAN
8 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.28%) RTP
8 1 (0.28%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.67%) MySQL
3 33 (9.27%) Relational Database
4 29 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (7.02%) MongoDB
7 20 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (5.62%) Hadoop
8 19 (5.34%) NoSQL
9 12 (3.37%) Apache Hive
10 11 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.53%) Big Data
11 9 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.97%) Presto
13 7 (1.97%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (1.40%) DataStax
15 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 65 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 44 (12.36%) Jenkins
3 38 (10.67%) JIRA
4 37 (10.39%) Subversion
5 35 (9.83%) Maven
6 28 (7.87%) NUnit
7 26 (7.30%) Jasmine
7 26 (7.30%) JUnit
8 22 (6.18%) Visual Studio
9 20 (5.62%) gulp
10 19 (5.34%) Ant
11 17 (4.78%) Moq
12 16 (4.49%) Bitbucket
12 16 (4.49%) MSTest
12 16 (4.49%) Selenium
13 15 (4.21%) Grunt
14 14 (3.93%) Gradle
14 14 (3.93%) Hudson
14 14 (3.93%) NetBeans
15 13 (3.65%) IntelliJ
General
1 59 (16.57%) Finance
2 34 (9.55%) Banking
3 12 (3.37%) Advertising
3 12 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.81%) Marketing
5 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.69%) Retail
7 5 (1.40%) Legal
8 4 (1.12%) Law
9 2 (0.56%) Automotive
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 287 (80.62%) Developer
2 59 (16.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 51 (14.33%) .NET Developer
4 38 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 38 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 36 (10.11%) ServiceNow Developer
6 34 (9.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 34 (9.55%) Java Developer
7 33 (9.27%) UI Developer
8 31 (8.71%) Angular Developer
9 29 (8.15%) C# Developer
10 28 (7.87%) Architect
11 25 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (6.46%) HTML Developer
13 22 (6.18%) HTML CSS Developer
14 21 (5.90%) Web Developer
15 17 (4.78%) Scala Developer
16 15 (4.21%) SQL Developer
17 14 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
18 12 (3.37%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (86.80%) HTML
2 306 (85.96%) CSS
3 215 (60.39%) jQuery
4 162 (45.51%) HTML5
5 156 (43.82%) AngularJS
6 127 (35.67%) XML
7 126 (35.39%) JSON
8 120 (33.71%) CSS3
9 106 (29.78%) .NET
10 95 (26.69%) Web Services
11 77 (21.63%) REST
12 64 (17.98%) ASP.NET
13 53 (14.89%) Spring
14 52 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 51 (14.33%) Node.js
16 48 (13.48%) .NET Framework
17 43 (12.08%) React
18 42 (11.80%) RESTful
19 40 (11.24%) Sass
20 38 (10.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.98%) User Experience
2 38 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.37%) W3C
6 10 (2.81%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.81%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.53%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.25%) Fintech
8 8 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.69%) Interactive TV
9 6 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.40%) Blog
10 5 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.12%) PlayStation
11 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.84%) CMDB
12 3 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.84%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.52%) Windows
2 27 (7.58%) Linux
3 14 (3.93%) Unix
4 7 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.69%) Android
6 4 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) webOS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (31.46%) MVC
3 97 (27.25%) TDD
4 79 (22.19%) Front End Development
5 72 (20.22%) Scrum
6 62 (17.42%) Web Development
7 57 (16.01%) OO
8 48 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (13.20%) Test Automation
10 39 (10.96%) SDLC
11 35 (9.83%) BDD
12 33 (9.27%) Unit Testing
13 32 (8.99%) OOP
14 28 (7.87%) ITSM
14 28 (7.87%) Kanban
14 28 (7.87%) Open Source
15 27 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
16 25 (7.02%) DevOps
17 23 (6.46%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (6.18%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 294 (82.58%) JavaScript
2 100 (28.09%) C#
3 94 (26.40%) Java
4 93 (26.12%) SQL
5 36 (10.11%) T-SQL
6 25 (7.02%) PHP
6 25 (7.02%) Ruby
6 25 (7.02%) Scala
7 20 (5.62%) Python
8 18 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 15 (4.21%) Perl
10 12 (3.37%) ES6
10 12 (3.37%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.09%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.97%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.69%) ECMAScript
13 6 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.40%) PHP 4
14 5 (1.40%) PHP 5
15 4 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (7.30%) Degree
2 10 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.40%) CISA
5 5 (1.40%) CISM
5 5 (1.40%) CISSP
5 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.12%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.93%) QA
2 7 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.40%) FedRAMP
4 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.84%) SLA
6 2 (0.56%) COBIT
7 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (3.09%) Docker
2 5 (1.40%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.12%) HDFS
4 2 (0.56%) UAG
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.93%) Puppet
3 11 (3.09%) Graphite
3 11 (3.09%) Kubernetes
3 11 (3.09%) Nagios
3 11 (3.09%) ZABBIX
4 7 (1.97%) Ansible
4 7 (1.97%) Grafana
4 7 (1.97%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (1.40%) Kibana
5 5 (1.40%) logstash
6 4 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.12%) Icinga
6 4 (1.12%) Mesos
6 4 (1.12%) Salt
7 1 (0.28%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 38 (10.67%) ServiceNow
2 37 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.58%) Oracle
4 12 (3.37%) CA Agile Central
5 11 (3.09%) Dynatrace
6 8 (2.25%) Google
7 7 (1.97%) HP
8 6 (1.69%) Adobe
8 6 (1.69%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.40%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.40%) IBM
10 4 (1.12%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.12%) Informatica
10 4 (1.12%) Splunk
10 4 (1.12%) Sybase
11 3 (0.84%) BEA
11 3 (0.84%) Progress
11 3 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.84%) SOASTA, Inc
11 3 (0.84%) Telerik
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Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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