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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 36 48 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 27 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.87% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.05% 2.08% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 6
Median daily rate £350 £300 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +6.03% +1.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.85% -6.66%  

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 224 144 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.43% 28.97% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 114 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 - 19 £350 - 2
Abingdon - 6 £350 -
Thame - 1 £425 -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (84.38%) HTML
3 26 (81.25%) CSS
4 25 (78.13%) jQuery
5 22 (68.75%) C#
5 22 (68.75%) .NET
5 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 22 (68.75%) MVC
6 16 (50.00%) SQL
7 15 (46.88%) HTML5
7 15 (46.88%) CSS3
8 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (34.38%) EPiServer
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 11 (34.38%) CMS
9 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
10 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (21.88%) Web Services
12 5 (15.63%) Java
12 5 (15.63%) JUnit
12 5 (15.63%) Scrum
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.63%) TDD
12 5 (15.63%) RESTful
13 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 4 (12.50%) BPMN

Ajax
Top Related 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 (34.38%) CMS
1 11 (34.38%) EPiServer
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) Drupal
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GIMP
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Maven
2 4 (12.50%) Mockito
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 21 (65.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) C# Developer
4 11 (34.38%) EPiServer Developer
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Developer
5 10 (31.25%) Ajax Developer
5 10 (31.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 10 (31.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (31.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
8 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) HTML
2 26 (81.25%) CSS
3 25 (78.13%) jQuery
4 22 (68.75%) .NET
4 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 15 (46.88%) CSS3
5 15 (46.88%) HTML5
6 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
7 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.88%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) RESTful
10 4 (12.50%) Apache Camel
10 4 (12.50%) EJB
10 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 4 (12.50%) Java EE
10 4 (12.50%) JMS
10 4 (12.50%) SOAP
10 4 (12.50%) Spring
11 3 (9.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Scrum
2 5 (15.63%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) BPEL
3 4 (12.50%) BPMN
3 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps
3 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (3.13%) API Development
5 1 (3.13%) BDD
5 1 (3.13%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Personalization
5 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.63%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) Telerik
Oxfordshire
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