Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 37 48
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 25 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.14% 3.41% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.12% 14.12% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 14
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £336 £306 £333
90th Percentile £472 £475 £530
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £313 £376
% change year-on-year +24.80% -16.94% +3.79%
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 274 177 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.47% 24.11% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 110 133
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.39% +19.23%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £281
90th Percentile £538 £539 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £113.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.44% +250.00% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £53.23 £15.05
90th Percentile £47.50 £178.48 £36.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +28.21% +53.36%

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 23 July 2018.

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 23 July 2018. 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 -2 22 £400 +18.52% 3
Ajax
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (80.00%) JSON
2 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (68.00%) HTML5
3 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
4 16 (64.00%) Perforce
4 16 (64.00%) Node.js
5 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (56.00%) npm
6 14 (56.00%) TDD
7 13 (52.00%) gulp
7 13 (52.00%) Front End Development
7 13 (52.00%) CSS3
7 13 (52.00%) Grunt
7 13 (52.00%) React
8 12 (48.00%) SonarQube
8 12 (48.00%) Java
9 11 (44.00%) JUnit
9 11 (44.00%) Performance Optimisation
10 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 10 (40.00%) Spring
11 9 (36.00%) J2EE
11 9 (36.00%) OO
12 8 (32.00%) XML
12 8 (32.00%) Finance
12 8 (32.00%) Banking
12 8 (32.00%) Gradle

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 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) Grunt
2 13 (52.00%) gulp
3 12 (48.00%) SonarQube
4 11 (44.00%) JUnit
5 8 (32.00%) Gradle
6 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (28.00%) Maven
7 6 (24.00%) Subversion
8 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 5 (20.00%) IntelliJ
8 5 (20.00%) JProfiler
8 5 (20.00%) Selenium
9 4 (16.00%) JIRA
10 3 (12.00%) CA Release Automation
10 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
10 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
11 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
11 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
11 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) UI Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) React Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) jQuery
1 20 (80.00%) JSON
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) HTML5
3 16 (64.00%) Node.js
4 13 (52.00%) CSS3
4 13 (52.00%) React
5 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (40.00%) Spring
6 9 (36.00%) J2EE
7 8 (32.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.00%) JPA
9 5 (20.00%) SOAP
9 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.00%) XSLT
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
11 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (12.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
4 13 (52.00%) Front End Development
5 11 (44.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 9 (36.00%) OO
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) RAD
9 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (12.00%) Open Source
11 3 (12.00%) SOLID
11 3 (12.00%) Web Development
12 2 (8.00%) BDD
12 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (8.00%) DevOps
12 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) ES6
3 2 (8.00%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Terraform
4 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Perforce
2 3 (12.00%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Capita