The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 61 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 14 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.23% 0.51% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.22% 1.44% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 10
Median daily rate £400 £346 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.52% -13.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £299 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £393 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £326
% change year-on-year - +14.94%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 268 208 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 42.74% 35.37% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 156 179
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxford - 11 £400 -
Abingdon - 2 £350 -
Thame - 1 £425 -
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (90.24%) jQuery
3 36 (87.80%) CSS
3 36 (87.80%) HTML
4 34 (82.93%) MVC
5 32 (78.05%) ASP.NET
5 32 (78.05%) C#
5 32 (78.05%) .NET
6 27 (65.85%) SQL
7 21 (51.22%) VB.NET
8 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
9 16 (39.02%) HTML5
10 14 (34.15%) CSS3
11 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
12 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (29.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (29.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (26.83%) EPiServer
13 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
13 11 (26.83%) CMS
14 6 (14.63%) Scrum
14 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (14.63%) TDD
14 6 (14.63%) Web Services
15 5 (12.20%) Spring
15 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
15 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
16 4 (9.76%) Mockito

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (26.83%) CMS
1 11 (26.83%) EPiServer
2 4 (9.76%) JBoss
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.76%) JUnit
1 4 (9.76%) Maven
1 4 (9.76%) Mockito
1 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
1 1 (2.44%) Automotive
1 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 32 (78.05%) .NET Developer
3 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET Developer
3 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 31 (75.61%) C# .NET Developer
3 31 (75.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 31 (75.61%) C# Developer
4 21 (51.22%) SQL Developer
5 12 (29.27%) Ajax Developer
5 12 (29.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 12 (29.27%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (29.27%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (26.83%) EPiServer Developer
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) jQuery
2 36 (87.80%) CSS
2 36 (87.80%) HTML
3 32 (78.05%) .NET
3 32 (78.05%) ASP.NET
4 16 (39.02%) HTML5
5 14 (34.15%) CSS3
6 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
7 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (29.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
9 6 (14.63%) Web Services
10 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
10 5 (12.20%) Spring
11 4 (9.76%) Apache Camel
11 4 (9.76%) EJB
11 4 (9.76%) Java EE
11 4 (9.76%) JMS
11 4 (9.76%) RESTful
11 4 (9.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) MVC
2 12 (29.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Scrum
3 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 4 (9.76%) BPEL
4 4 (9.76%) BPMN
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) Pair Programming
4 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.88%) BDD
6 2 (4.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (4.88%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (78.05%) C#
3 27 (65.85%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft