Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Ajax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ajax over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 47 48
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 22 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.84% 2.24% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 6.64% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 23
Northamptonshire median daily rate £357 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.67% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £311 £263 £388
90th Percentile £432 £475 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £394 £420
% change year-on-year -7.41% -6.25% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 265 211 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.19% 33.71% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 133 120
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £313
90th Percentile £579 £550 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +5.81% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year -14.00% +21.95% +53.75%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Northamptonshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Northamptonshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Northamptonshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 19 £350 -22.22%
Ajax
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 20 (90.91%) AngularJS
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (77.27%) HTML5
3 17 (77.27%) Node.js
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
5 14 (63.64%) npm
6 13 (59.09%) REST
6 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
7 12 (54.55%) Selenium
7 12 (54.55%) Java
7 12 (54.55%) JUnit
7 12 (54.55%) Scrum
7 12 (54.55%) Subversion
7 12 (54.55%) Maven
7 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
7 12 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (45.45%) React
9 9 (40.91%) jQuery
9 9 (40.91%) CSS3
9 9 (40.91%) gulp
9 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
9 9 (40.91%) Grunt
9 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (36.36%) webpack
10 8 (36.36%) ES6
10 8 (36.36%) Spring
11 7 (31.82%) J2EE
11 7 (31.82%) Tomcat

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) npm
2 6 (27.27%) BrowserStack
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 12 (54.55%) JUnit
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
1 12 (54.55%) Selenium
1 12 (54.55%) Subversion
2 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (40.91%) Grunt
2 9 (40.91%) gulp
3 8 (36.36%) webpack
4 7 (31.82%) CA Release Automation
4 7 (31.82%) Gradle
4 7 (31.82%) HP UFT
4 7 (31.82%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Babel
5 6 (27.27%) Jasmine
5 6 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (27.27%) Mocha
6 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket
6 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
6 5 (22.73%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (36.36%) UI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) AngularJS
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) HTML5
2 17 (77.27%) Node.js
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) REST
5 10 (45.45%) React
6 9 (40.91%) CSS3
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 8 (36.36%) Spring
8 7 (31.82%) J2EE
8 7 (31.82%) Spring Boot
8 7 (31.82%) Spring Security
8 7 (31.82%) Swagger
8 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (31.82%) Web Services
9 6 (27.27%) Enzyme
9 6 (27.27%) Jest
9 6 (27.27%) Nightwatchjs
9 6 (27.27%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Solaris
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
3 12 (54.55%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (31.82%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (31.82%) Front End Development
5 7 (31.82%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Kanban
6 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
6 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
9 1 (4.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
9 1 (4.55%) Functional Programming
9 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) ES6
4 4 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 4 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (9.09%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (31.82%) Puppet
3 5 (22.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (27.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce