The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 37 59 47
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 38 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.00% 0.61% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.59% 2.03% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 0
Median daily rate £396 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.83% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £355
% change year-on-year +4.16% +1.33%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 229 197 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.17% 30.21% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 135 66
Median daily rate £385 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 50 (100.00%) HTML
1 50 (100.00%) CSS
2 46 (92.00%) JSON
3 43 (86.00%) HTML5
3 43 (86.00%) CSS3
4 39 (78.00%) REST
5 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (68.00%) Ruby
6 34 (68.00%) Spring
6 34 (68.00%) Django
7 31 (62.00%) Automated Testing
7 31 (62.00%) Web Design
7 31 (62.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 30 (60.00%) Open Source
8 30 (60.00%) Jenkins
8 30 (60.00%) JIRA
9 29 (58.00%) Scala
10 27 (54.00%) Python
10 27 (54.00%) Front End Development
11 25 (50.00%) Confluence
11 25 (50.00%) Configuration Management
11 25 (50.00%) Guice
11 25 (50.00%) Google
11 25 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 24 (48.00%) Subversion
12 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
12 24 (48.00%) RESTful
12 24 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (48.00%) HTTP
12 24 (48.00%) Linux

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (18.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 30 (60.00%) JIRA
2 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (48.00%) Subversion
3 21 (42.00%) JUnit
4 12 (24.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 28 (56.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (24.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (24.00%) HTML Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Architect
4 9 (18.00%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Scala Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Lead Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) CSS Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) CSS
1 50 (100.00%) HTML
2 46 (92.00%) JSON
3 43 (86.00%) CSS3
3 43 (86.00%) HTML5
4 39 (78.00%) REST
5 34 (68.00%) Django
5 34 (68.00%) Spring
6 25 (50.00%) Guice
6 25 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 24 (48.00%) RESTful
8 22 (44.00%) Play Framework
9 17 (34.00%) Spring MVC
10 9 (18.00%) SOAP
10 9 (18.00%) Web Services
11 7 (14.00%) XML
12 5 (10.00%) Akka
13 4 (8.00%) spray
14 3 (6.00%) .NET
15 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) Automated Testing
2 31 (62.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 31 (62.00%) Web Design
3 30 (60.00%) Open Source
4 27 (54.00%) Front End Development
5 25 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 24 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (42.00%) OWASP
8 19 (38.00%) MVC
8 19 (38.00%) Web Development
9 18 (36.00%) Scrum
10 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
11 10 (20.00%) Line Management
12 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (12.00%) TDD
14 5 (10.00%) Kanban
14 5 (10.00%) Prototyping
14 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 3 (6.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) Ruby
2 29 (58.00%) Scala
3 27 (54.00%) Python
4 18 (36.00%) Java
5 17 (34.00%) C#
6 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Docker
1 9 (18.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (18.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Google
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore