Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 18 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.66% 1.05% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 4.00% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 - £350
10th Percentile £313 - £305
90th Percentile £338 - £385
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £413 £340
% change year-on-year -9.09% +21.32% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate £44.00 £44.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +17.76% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £44.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year -1.68% +18.54% -

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 108 75 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 33.96% 26.22% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 30
Portsmouth median daily rate £365 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +14.50% -25.14%
10th Percentile £278 £281 £282
90th Percentile £488 £489 £390
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 3
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £41.45 £30.13 £17.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £57.50 £35.15
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +16.44% -14.12%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 24 July 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (83.33%) XML
4 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
5 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
5 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (72.22%) Web Services
7 11 (61.11%) jQuery
8 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
8 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (55.56%) SQL
8 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (50.00%) Windows
9 9 (50.00%) SDLC
10 8 (44.44%) API Development
10 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
10 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
10 8 (44.44%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (44.44%) WCF
10 8 (44.44%) LINQ
10 8 (44.44%) RequireJS
11 7 (38.89%) Web Development

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 3 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) IMAP
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Angular Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
3 15 (83.33%) XML
4 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (72.22%) Web Services
6 11 (61.11%) jQuery
7 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
7 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
8 8 (44.44%) LINQ
8 8 (44.44%) LINQ to SQL
8 8 (44.44%) RequireJS
8 8 (44.44%) WCF
9 6 (33.33%) JSON
9 6 (33.33%) Kendo UI
10 5 (27.78%) REST
11 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (44.44%) API Development
5 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (38.89%) Web Development
6 5 (27.78%) OOP
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
9 1 (5.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.56%) SOLID
9 1 (5.56%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Telerik