The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 April 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.13% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 0.60% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £363 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -30.76%  
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 £43.00 £32.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +32.30% -13.90%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 172 168 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 22.75% 21.90% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 94 128
Median daily rate £375 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +9.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Planning Poker
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (50.00%) ES6
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) ECMAScript
5 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) SEO

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Google Checkout
2 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) JSP
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) JSTL
3 2 (33.33%) Lucene
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Planning Poker
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 3 (50.00%) ES6
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Coremetrics
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) hybris
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) PayPal
2 1 (16.67%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat