The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 23 30 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.25% 0.90% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 4.17% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Median daily rate £338 £333 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% -18.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £367 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -5.40%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 66 48 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 25.48% 21.62% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 24
Median daily rate £338 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Northampton

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Northampton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Northampton

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) J2EE
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (72.73%) Spring
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
5 7 (63.64%) Banking
6 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
6 6 (54.55%) SQL
6 6 (54.55%) SOAP
6 6 (54.55%) XML
7 5 (45.45%) OO
7 5 (45.45%) Struts
7 5 (45.45%) JSP
7 5 (45.45%) Servlets
7 5 (45.45%) EJB
7 5 (45.45%) TDD
7 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
7 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
7 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
7 5 (45.45%) JPA
7 5 (45.45%) JSON
7 5 (45.45%) JIRA
7 5 (45.45%) Gradle
7 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
8 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (36.36%) Jenkins

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (18.18%) DB2
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Gradle
2 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) JProfiler
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE
1 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 6 (54.55%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) EJB
4 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) JSP
4 5 (45.45%) Servlets
4 5 (45.45%) Struts
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (18.18%) LESS
7 2 (18.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) RAD
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (18.18%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) R
5 1 (9.09%) Groovy
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Perforce
3 1 (9.09%) Chordiant
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Kony
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase