Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 17 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 40 25
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 +5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 33 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.24% 0.33% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.18% 1.37% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 2
Northern Ireland median daily rate £420 - £350
10th Percentile £397 - £318
90th Percentile £438 - £383
UK median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.33% +0.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £39.13 £37.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year +4.33% +11.77% -8.77%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 271 73 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.02% 24.33% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 35 19
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +38.78%
10th Percentile £334 £250 £308
90th Percentile £479 £442 £470
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Northern Ireland

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ajax in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Northern Ireland

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 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
County Antrim -15 31 £420 -
Ajax
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 32 (96.97%) Java
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
1 32 (96.97%) XML
2 30 (90.91%) Oracle
2 30 (90.91%) DB2
2 30 (90.91%) JSP
2 30 (90.91%) Struts
2 30 (90.91%) Web Services
2 30 (90.91%) Hibernate
2 30 (90.91%) Spring
2 30 (90.91%) WebLogic
2 30 (90.91%) MVC
2 30 (90.91%) WebSphere
2 30 (90.91%) RESTful
2 30 (90.91%) Backbone.js
2 30 (90.91%) AngularJS
2 30 (90.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 29 (87.88%) Spring Integration
4 22 (66.67%) Finance
5 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (60.61%) TDD
5 20 (60.61%) Banking
5 20 (60.61%) Waterfall
6 19 (57.58%) Cucumber
6 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
6 19 (57.58%) Jasmine
6 19 (57.58%) Grunt
6 19 (57.58%) Bower
6 19 (57.58%) JUnit

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 30 (90.91%) WebLogic
1 30 (90.91%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) DB2
2 17 (51.52%) DB2 UDB
2 17 (51.52%) RDBMS
2 17 (51.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Bower
1 19 (57.58%) Cucumber
1 19 (57.58%) Eclipse
1 19 (57.58%) Grunt
1 19 (57.58%) Jasmine
1 19 (57.58%) JUnit
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (60.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (96.97%) Java Developer
3 17 (51.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (45.45%) Senior Developer
4 15 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (30.30%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 6 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (18.18%) HTML Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Angular Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Integration Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 2 (6.06%) Java Mobile Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Web UI Developer
10 1 (3.03%) GUI Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
1 32 (96.97%) XML
2 30 (90.91%) AngularJS
2 30 (90.91%) Backbone.js
2 30 (90.91%) Hibernate
2 30 (90.91%) JSP
2 30 (90.91%) RESTful
2 30 (90.91%) Spring
2 30 (90.91%) Struts
2 30 (90.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 30 (90.91%) Web Services
3 29 (87.88%) Spring Integration
4 18 (54.55%) Gherkin
5 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 6 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (18.18%) JMS
6 6 (18.18%) Spring Batch
7 2 (6.06%) DHTML
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.18%) SWIFT
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) TDD
2 20 (60.61%) Waterfall
3 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Time Management
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (6.06%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Java
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Oracle