The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 27 April 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 2.30% 4.92% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 17.14% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year +40.00% -20.52%  

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 Norwich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 26 35 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 29.89% 28.69% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 4
Median daily rate £363 £390 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% -32.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £472 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Norwich

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax in Norwich.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) OO

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM