The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 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
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 131 166
Rank change year-on-year -25 +35  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 93 137 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.20% 1.54% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 5.76% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 75
South East median daily rate £371 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.18% +23.07%  
10th Percentile £313 £305 £225
90th Percentile £493 £503 £483
England median daily rate £408 £410 £363
% change year-on-year -0.60% +13.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.75 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.15% +3.73%  
10th Percentile £41.25 £14.33 £15.48
90th Percentile £43.75 £41.38 £37.43
England median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +16.92% -7.14%  

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2107 2379 2407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.29% 26.70% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5871 5543 5677
South East median daily rate £403 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +10.34%  
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 192 68
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
10th Percentile £19.38 £12.25 £15.58
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the South East

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in the South East

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in the South East

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in the South East

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire -1 28 £381 -10.29% 14
Surrey +17 18 £340 -17.62% 3
West Sussex -28 14 £510 +20.00% 8
Oxfordshire +2 12 £400 +15.52% 6
Buckinghamshire -7 12 £391 +20.38% 2
Berkshire +19 3 £325 -10.34% 10
East Sussex -5 3 £338 -3.57%
Middlesex +8 1 £130 -69.41%
Kent -3 1 £368 +13.07% 1
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 225 (88.58%) HTML
2 215 (84.65%) JavaScript
3 208 (81.89%) CSS
4 179 (70.47%) jQuery
5 129 (50.79%) MVC
6 127 (50.00%) CSS3
7 124 (48.82%) HTML5
8 118 (46.46%) C#
9 102 (40.16%) Web Development
10 99 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
11 98 (38.58%) Git (software)
12 97 (38.19%) .NET
13 88 (34.65%) ASP.NET
14 86 (33.86%) AngularJS
15 76 (29.92%) SQL Server
16 71 (27.95%) SQL
17 60 (23.62%) Front End Development
18 58 (22.83%) Subversion
19 56 (22.05%) XML
20 52 (20.47%) ASP.NET MVC
20 52 (20.47%) Java
21 51 (20.08%) Web Services
22 49 (19.29%) Django
23 47 (18.50%) React
24 46 (18.11%) User Experience
24 46 (18.11%) CMS
25 45 (17.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 44 (17.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
26 44 (17.32%) Spring
27 42 (16.54%) .NET Framework

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 46 (18.11%) CMS
2 30 (11.81%) EPiServer
3 24 (9.45%) Confluence
4 16 (6.30%) Apache
5 12 (4.72%) IIS
5 12 (4.72%) Umbraco
6 11 (4.33%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.94%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.97%) JBoss
9 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.97%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.79%) DNN
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) Drupal
11 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.39%) phpBB
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (10.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.94%) IaaS
2 10 (3.94%) PaaS
3 7 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.97%) GitHub
4 5 (1.97%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.79%) Google Checkout
6 1 (0.39%) Force.com
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.63%) HTTP
2 6 (2.36%) Internet
2 6 (2.36%) Intranet
3 5 (1.97%) DNS
3 5 (1.97%) Extranet
4 3 (1.18%) IMAP
4 3 (1.18%) SMTP
4 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (29.92%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (13.78%) Oracle Database
4 34 (13.39%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.76%) MySQL
8 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.57%) GIS
11 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.79%) Endeca
12 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.79%) Redis
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 98 (38.58%) Git (software)
2 58 (22.83%) Subversion
3 39 (15.35%) Jenkins
4 27 (10.63%) JIRA
5 25 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (9.84%) Visual Studio
6 19 (7.48%) JUnit
6 19 (7.48%) Selenium
7 11 (4.33%) SpecFlow
8 10 (3.94%) Moq
9 9 (3.54%) MSTest
9 9 (3.54%) webpack
10 8 (3.15%) Mockito
11 7 (2.76%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.76%) Maven
12 6 (2.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (1.57%) Hudson
13 4 (1.57%) NuGet
14 3 (1.18%) NUnit
15 2 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 29 (11.42%) Finance
2 9 (3.54%) Banking
3 7 (2.76%) Marketing
4 4 (1.57%) Advertising
4 4 (1.57%) Publishing
5 3 (1.18%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.39%) Local Government
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 248 (97.64%) Developer
2 89 (35.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 66 (25.98%) .NET Developer
4 62 (24.41%) Web Developer
5 58 (22.83%) C# Developer
6 54 (21.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 49 (19.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (19.29%) HTML Developer
8 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET Developer
8 45 (17.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 42 (16.54%) HTML CSS Developer
10 35 (13.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 32 (12.60%) SQL Developer
12 28 (11.02%) EPiServer Developer
13 24 (9.45%) Java Developer
14 23 (9.06%) Scala Developer
15 19 (7.48%) Angular Developer
16 16 (6.30%) Senior Developer
17 13 (5.12%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (88.58%) HTML
2 208 (81.89%) CSS
3 179 (70.47%) jQuery
4 127 (50.00%) CSS3
5 124 (48.82%) HTML5
6 97 (38.19%) .NET
7 88 (34.65%) ASP.NET
8 86 (33.86%) AngularJS
9 56 (22.05%) XML
10 52 (20.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 51 (20.08%) Web Services
12 49 (19.29%) Django
13 47 (18.50%) React
14 45 (17.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 44 (17.32%) Spring
16 42 (16.54%) .NET Framework
17 41 (16.14%) JSON
17 41 (16.14%) REST
18 40 (15.75%) XHTML
19 39 (15.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.11%) User Experience
2 6 (2.36%) W3C
3 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.18%) iPad
5 2 (0.79%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Animation
6 1 (0.39%) Life Science
6 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.39%) New Media
6 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.39%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.39%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.75%) Linux
2 32 (12.60%) Windows
3 29 (11.42%) Unix
4 3 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (50.79%) MVC
2 102 (40.16%) Web Development
3 99 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (23.62%) Front End Development
5 44 (17.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 38 (14.96%) OWASP
7 37 (14.57%) Wireframes
8 35 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (13.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 35 (13.78%) Scrum
9 33 (12.99%) Test Automation
10 29 (11.42%) TDD
11 26 (10.24%) Open Source
12 25 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (9.45%) Web Design
14 15 (5.91%) Content Management
15 14 (5.51%) Configuration Management
15 14 (5.51%) SDLC
16 12 (4.72%) Release Management
17 11 (4.33%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 215 (84.65%) JavaScript
2 118 (46.46%) C#
3 71 (27.95%) SQL
4 52 (20.47%) Java
5 39 (15.35%) Python
6 24 (9.45%) VB.NET
7 23 (9.06%) Ruby
7 23 (9.06%) Scala
8 18 (7.09%) T-SQL
9 16 (6.30%) TypeScript
10 12 (4.72%) ES6
11 11 (4.33%) PHP
12 9 (3.54%) VB
13 8 (3.15%) F#
14 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.36%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.97%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.18%) ECMAScript
17 2 (0.79%) Perl
18 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (7.87%) Degree
2 12 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Docker
1 1 (0.39%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Piwik
1 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (15.75%) Oracle
2 32 (12.60%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.84%) Google
4 6 (2.36%) Telerik
5 5 (1.97%) Zend
6 4 (1.57%) ESRI
7 3 (1.18%) IBM
7 3 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.79%) Coremetrics
8 2 (0.79%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.79%) hybris
8 2 (0.79%) PayPal
8 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.39%) Apple
9 1 (0.39%) Pega
9 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.39%) SAP
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
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