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 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 9 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.46% 2.37% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.23% 10.98% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Median daily rate £410 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £333
% change year-on-year - +12.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +16.92% -18.29%  

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 88 82 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.04% 21.64% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 59
Median daily rate £450 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +24.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +476.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 June 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 June 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 0 3 £338 -32.50%
Ajax
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 24 (96.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) J2EE
3 19 (76.00%) JSON
4 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (64.00%) Eclipse
6 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (60.00%) JSP
7 14 (56.00%) jQuery
8 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (48.00%) Spring
9 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
9 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
9 11 (44.00%) JBoss
9 11 (44.00%) Oracle
10 10 (40.00%) SQL
10 10 (40.00%) SOAP
10 10 (40.00%) XML
10 10 (40.00%) JSF
10 10 (40.00%) Banking
10 10 (40.00%) Java EE
11 9 (36.00%) JIRA
11 9 (36.00%) Web Development
11 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
11 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (36.00%) Ant
11 9 (36.00%) IntelliJ
11 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
11 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
12 8 (32.00%) TDD
12 8 (32.00%) Finance

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 11 (44.00%) JBoss
1 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Eclipse
2 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (36.00%) Ant
3 9 (36.00%) IntelliJ
3 9 (36.00%) JIRA
4 8 (32.00%) Gradle
5 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (28.00%) JProfiler
5 7 (28.00%) JUnit
6 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (88.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) J2EE
2 19 (76.00%) JSON
3 15 (60.00%) JSP
4 14 (56.00%) jQuery
5 12 (48.00%) Spring
6 10 (40.00%) Java EE
6 10 (40.00%) JSF
6 10 (40.00%) SOAP
6 10 (40.00%) XML
7 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (32.00%) JPA
9 7 (28.00%) XSLT
10 6 (24.00%) CSS
10 6 (24.00%) EJB
10 6 (24.00%) HTML
10 6 (24.00%) Servlets
10 6 (24.00%) Struts
11 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
3 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (36.00%) Web Development
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (28.00%) RAD
5 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
8 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) R
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Perforce
3 1 (4.00%) Chordiant
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Kony
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sybase