Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Ajax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ajax over the 6 months to 24 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 124 115
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 -49
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 1.07% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 3.48% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 25
Manchester median daily rate £374 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.94% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £305 £148 £294
90th Percentile £515 £425 £409
North West median daily rate £381 £368 £363
% change year-on-year +3.74% +1.38% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1080 1093 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.78% 30.88% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 782 562
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 30
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -53.62% +21.32%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.98
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.05
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Manchester

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Manchester

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Manchester

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Manchester

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - - 2
Ajax
North West

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

1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) HTML5
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) CSS3
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (43.75%) C#
6 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
7 6 (37.50%) GitHub
7 6 (37.50%) Docker
7 6 (37.50%) Rancher
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (31.25%) Regular Expression
8 5 (31.25%) LINQ
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Search
9 4 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (18.75%) JSON

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Gradle
2 2 (12.50%) JProfiler
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) CasperJS
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) gulp
3 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.25%) Mocha
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) LINQ
6 5 (31.25%) Regular Expression
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) J2EE
7 3 (18.75%) JSON
7 3 (18.75%) Node.js
7 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 3 (18.75%) XHTML
8 2 (12.50%) JPA
8 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Search
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) RAD
6 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) B2B
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Rancher
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Perforce
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore