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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 26 32 40
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.27% 1.91% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.58% 8.24% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £341 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 91 85 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.27% 23.22% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 42
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.63% -  
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Northampton +6 10 £338 +1.50% 1
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) J2EE
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) JSON
4 16 (69.57%) Eclipse
4 16 (69.57%) JSP
5 13 (56.52%) JBoss
5 13 (56.52%) WebSphere
5 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
6 12 (52.17%) Java EE
6 12 (52.17%) JSF
7 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
7 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) Ant
7 11 (47.83%) Web Development
8 10 (43.48%) jQuery
9 9 (39.13%) Spring
9 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (39.13%) Oracle
10 7 (30.43%) SQL
10 7 (30.43%) XML
10 7 (30.43%) SOAP
10 7 (30.43%) Banking
10 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
11 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
11 6 (26.09%) OO
11 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
11 6 (26.09%) JPA

Ajax
Top Related 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 13 (56.52%) JBoss
1 13 (56.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
1 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) DB2
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Eclipse
2 11 (47.83%) Ant
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 6 (26.09%) Gradle
4 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
4 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) JProfiler
5 5 (21.74%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) J2EE
2 17 (73.91%) JSON
3 16 (69.57%) JSP
4 12 (52.17%) Java EE
4 12 (52.17%) JSF
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
6 9 (39.13%) Spring
7 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
7 7 (30.43%) SOAP
7 7 (30.43%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) JPA
9 5 (21.74%) EJB
9 5 (21.74%) Servlets
9 5 (21.74%) Struts
9 5 (21.74%) XSLT
10 4 (17.39%) CSS
10 4 (17.39%) HTML
10 4 (17.39%) Web Services
11 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 3 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
3 11 (47.83%) E-Commerce
3 11 (47.83%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) RAD
5 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (8.70%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 1 (4.35%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 1 (4.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) R
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Perforce
3 1 (4.35%) Chordiant
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Kony
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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