Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 50 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 +12
Contract jobs citing Ajax 8 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.48% 3.00% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 8.89% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 19
Northamptonshire median daily rate £370 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £319 £334 £306
90th Percentile £408 £470 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £380 £313
% change year-on-year -17.11% +21.60% -16.94%
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 142 270 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 26.30% 33.79% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 183 112
Northamptonshire median daily rate £398 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% -4.19% +7.74%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £297
90th Percentile £538 £518 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £113.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -60.44% +250.00%
10th Percentile £46.25 £42.50 £53.23
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £178.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £41.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -17.50% +33.33%

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
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 21 July 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 -8 3 £405 +1.25% 1
Ajax
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (62.50%) npm
3 5 (62.50%) React
3 5 (62.50%) SonarQube
3 5 (62.50%) gulp
3 5 (62.50%) Grunt
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) Perforce
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) CA Release Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Confluence
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) API Development
4 3 (37.50%) CA Agile Central

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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Grunt
1 5 (62.50%) gulp
1 5 (62.50%) SonarQube
2 3 (37.50%) CA Release Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
2 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) NetBeans
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) UI Developer
3 4 (50.00%) React Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) React
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) Kafka
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
3 3 (37.50%) Spring Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
1 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) API Development
4 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
4 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Perforce
2 3 (37.50%) CA Agile Central