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 22 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 110 53
Rank change year-on-year +82 -57  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 17 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.82% 0.84% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.74% 4.40% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Median daily rate £475 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £285 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 108 250 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.59% 19.08% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 165 80
Median daily rate £463 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -6.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.25 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.30% +80.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 52 (100.00%) HTML
1 52 (100.00%) CSS
2 49 (94.23%) JSON
3 44 (84.62%) HTML5
3 44 (84.62%) CSS3
4 42 (80.77%) REST
5 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (71.15%) Ruby
6 37 (71.15%) Django
7 36 (69.23%) Spring
8 32 (61.54%) Scala
8 32 (61.54%) Test Automation
9 31 (59.62%) Open Source
10 30 (57.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 30 (57.69%) Web Design
10 30 (57.69%) JIRA
11 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
12 28 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
12 28 (53.85%) Python
13 27 (51.92%) Configuration Management
14 26 (50.00%) Guice
14 26 (50.00%) Google
15 25 (48.08%) Confluence
15 25 (48.08%) Play Framework
16 24 (46.15%) RESTful
17 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
17 23 (44.23%) Subversion
17 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (44.23%) HTTP
17 23 (44.23%) Linux

Ajax
Co-occurring 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 (48.08%) Confluence
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
2 12 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 12 (23.08%) MySQL
2 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 12 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) JIRA
2 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
3 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
3 23 (44.23%) Subversion
4 20 (38.46%) JUnit
5 12 (23.08%) Selenium
6 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (23.08%) Architect
4 10 (19.23%) HTML CSS Developer
4 10 (19.23%) HTML Developer
5 9 (17.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (13.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (13.46%) Scala Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Digital Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Database Technical Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) CSS
1 52 (100.00%) HTML
2 49 (94.23%) JSON
3 44 (84.62%) CSS3
3 44 (84.62%) HTML5
4 42 (80.77%) REST
5 37 (71.15%) Django
6 36 (69.23%) Spring
7 28 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 26 (50.00%) Guice
9 25 (48.08%) Play Framework
10 24 (46.15%) RESTful
11 18 (34.62%) Spring MVC
12 9 (17.31%) SOAP
12 9 (17.31%) Web Services
13 6 (11.54%) XML
14 5 (9.62%) .NET
14 5 (9.62%) Akka
15 4 (7.69%) spray
16 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 31 (59.62%) Open Source
4 30 (57.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 30 (57.69%) Web Design
5 27 (51.92%) Configuration Management
6 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (42.31%) Front End Development
8 20 (38.46%) OWASP
8 20 (38.46%) Scrum
9 19 (36.54%) MVC
10 18 (34.62%) Web Development
11 8 (15.38%) Line Management
11 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
12 7 (13.46%) TDD
13 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (11.54%) Kanban
13 6 (11.54%) Prototyping
14 5 (9.62%) Service Design
14 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Ruby
2 32 (61.54%) Scala
3 28 (53.85%) Python
4 21 (40.38%) Java
5 19 (36.54%) C#
6 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) SQL
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Docker
1 9 (17.31%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Puppet
2 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Google
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft