The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
England / North East
Rank 45 66 56
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 36 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.06% 0.92% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.86% 3.15% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 2
Median daily rate £385 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.20% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 280 254 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 39.33% 29.26% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 172 86
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £540 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in the North East

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the North East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in the North East

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in the North East

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Tyne and Wear +17 36 £385 +23.20% 5
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 51 (100.00%) HTML
1 51 (100.00%) CSS
2 43 (84.31%) JSON
3 41 (80.39%) HTML5
3 41 (80.39%) CSS3
4 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (70.59%) REST
6 32 (62.75%) Spring
7 31 (60.78%) Ruby
7 31 (60.78%) Django
8 29 (56.86%) JIRA
9 28 (54.90%) Automated Testing
9 28 (54.90%) Web Design
9 28 (54.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 27 (52.94%) Open Source
10 27 (52.94%) Jenkins
11 26 (50.98%) Scala
12 25 (49.02%) RESTful
12 25 (49.02%) Front End Development
12 25 (49.02%) Configuration Management
13 24 (47.06%) Linux
13 24 (47.06%) Python
13 24 (47.06%) Confluence
14 23 (45.10%) MVC
15 22 (43.14%) Google
15 22 (43.14%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
15 22 (43.14%) Guice
16 21 (41.18%) Relational Database
16 21 (41.18%) Subversion

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 24 (47.06%) Confluence
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 4 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
2 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (17.65%) MySQL
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 9 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) JIRA
2 27 (52.94%) Jenkins
3 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
4 21 (41.18%) Subversion
5 19 (37.25%) JUnit
6 10 (19.61%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.80%) Advertising
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (19.61%) HTML CSS Developer
3 10 (19.61%) HTML Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Architect
4 9 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Scala Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Lead Architect
9 4 (7.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.92%) CSS Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 1 (1.96%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Java Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) CSS
1 51 (100.00%) HTML
2 43 (84.31%) JSON
3 41 (80.39%) CSS3
3 41 (80.39%) HTML5
4 36 (70.59%) REST
5 32 (62.75%) Spring
6 31 (60.78%) Django
7 25 (49.02%) RESTful
8 22 (43.14%) Guice
8 22 (43.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 19 (37.25%) Play Framework
10 17 (33.33%) Spring MVC
11 11 (21.57%) XML
12 10 (19.61%) SOAP
13 9 (17.65%) Web Services
14 6 (11.76%) .NET
14 6 (11.76%) jQuery
15 5 (9.80%) LINQ
15 5 (9.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Automated Testing
2 28 (54.90%) Responsive Web Design
2 28 (54.90%) Web Design
3 27 (52.94%) Open Source
4 25 (49.02%) Configuration Management
4 25 (49.02%) Front End Development
5 23 (45.10%) MVC
6 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (39.22%) OWASP
7 20 (39.22%) Scrum
8 18 (35.29%) Web Development
9 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 9 (17.65%) TDD
10 8 (15.69%) Line Management
11 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.80%) Kanban
12 5 (9.80%) Prototyping
12 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
13 3 (5.88%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Ruby
2 26 (50.98%) Scala
3 24 (47.06%) Python
4 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (37.25%) C#
6 16 (31.37%) Java
7 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
1 9 (17.65%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Google
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Sitecore
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