Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 -20
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.47% 3.58% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 15.64% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -9.50%
10th Percentile £243 £387 £289
90th Percentile £475 £475 £480
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -25.60% +5.00% +24.03%
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 209 211 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.74% 22.86% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 147 88
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -3 6 £450 +12.50% 2
Ajax
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) Perforce
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 6 (60.00%) CSS3
4 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (60.00%) Grunt
4 6 (60.00%) SonarQube
4 6 (60.00%) gulp
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (60.00%) npm
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (40.00%) BDD
6 4 (40.00%) Sass
6 4 (40.00%) Redux
6 4 (40.00%) ES6
6 4 (40.00%) React
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Grunt
2 6 (60.00%) gulp
2 6 (60.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) JProfiler
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) React
3 4 (40.00%) Redux
3 4 (40.00%) Sass
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) RAD
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) ES6
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Perforce
2 3 (30.00%) Capita
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle