Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 52 36
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 28 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.39% 1.45% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.00% 5.35% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 26
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £410 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% -4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £340 £315 £384
90th Percentile £470 £437 £494
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £313 £420
% change year-on-year +21.60% -25.60% +20.00%
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 311 187 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 37.61% 27.06% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 122 129
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £314 £281 £310
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £187.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +476.92% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +21.79% +145.90%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +7 25 £378 +11.85% 4
Ajax
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (82.14%) JavaScript
1 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) HTML5
3 20 (71.43%) Node.js
3 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 20 (71.43%) CSS
4 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
4 17 (60.71%) React
5 16 (57.14%) gulp
5 16 (57.14%) npm
5 16 (57.14%) CSS3
5 16 (57.14%) Grunt
6 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (50.00%) JSON
8 13 (46.43%) jQuery
8 13 (46.43%) Front End Development
9 12 (42.86%) TDD
10 11 (39.29%) JUnit
10 11 (39.29%) Java
11 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
12 9 (32.14%) Subversion
12 9 (32.14%) Maven
12 9 (32.14%) Perforce
12 9 (32.14%) ES6
12 9 (32.14%) SonarQube
12 9 (32.14%) webpack
12 9 (32.14%) REST
12 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
13 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef

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 6 (21.43%) JBoss
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) npm
2 6 (21.43%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 16 (57.14%) Grunt
2 16 (57.14%) gulp
3 11 (39.29%) JUnit
4 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
4 9 (32.14%) Maven
4 9 (32.14%) SonarQube
4 9 (32.14%) Subversion
4 9 (32.14%) webpack
5 8 (28.57%) Selenium
6 6 (21.43%) Babel
6 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
6 6 (21.43%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (21.43%) Mocha
7 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
7 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
7 5 (17.86%) Gradle
7 5 (17.86%) LoadUI
7 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
8 3 (10.71%) CA Release Automation
General
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) UI Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) SOA Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Tester
5 1 (3.57%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
1 21 (75.00%) HTML5
2 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
2 20 (71.43%) Node.js
3 17 (60.71%) React
4 16 (57.14%) CSS3
5 14 (50.00%) JSON
6 13 (46.43%) jQuery
7 9 (32.14%) REST
8 7 (25.00%) Spring
9 6 (21.43%) Chai
9 6 (21.43%) Ionic Framework
9 6 (21.43%) Java EE
9 6 (21.43%) LESS
9 6 (21.43%) Nightwatchjs
9 6 (21.43%) React Native
9 6 (21.43%) Redux
9 6 (21.43%) Sass
9 6 (21.43%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Solaris
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Front End Development
4 12 (42.86%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 8 (28.57%) OO
6 8 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (17.86%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) Kanban
8 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
9 4 (14.29%) BDD
9 4 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (14.29%) Web Development
10 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.71%) Open Source
10 3 (10.71%) SOLID
11 2 (7.14%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) ES6
4 2 (7.14%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (17.86%) Terraform
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Perforce
2 6 (21.43%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) CA Agile Central