The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 26 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 20 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.63% 0.97% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 4.55% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.37% +17.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +29.23% -13.90%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 42 22 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 26.25% 21.36% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 18
Median daily rate £319 £313 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +0.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £44.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.24% +17.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Portsmouth

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Wireframes
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Telerik
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Kendo UI
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Kendo UI
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) JavaFX
6 1 (14.29%) JPA
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) JSF
6 1 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) Wireframes
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) SysML
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Telerik