Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 January 2019 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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 165 146
Rank change year-on-year -46 -19 -3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 14 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.65% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 2.44% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 48
South West median daily rate £350 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% -10.84%
10th Percentile £198 £281 £293
90th Percentile £505 £488 £475
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.75 £33.44 £43.00
% change year-on-year +24.85% -22.23% +6.17%

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,797 1,394 1,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.36% 26.48% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,205 893 1,037
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £602 £563 £538
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 29
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £27.90 £27.65 £18.64
90th Percentile £64.75 £52.63 £43.05
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the South West

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in the South West

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the South West over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in the South West

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in the South West

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -30 8 £350 -3.71% 7
Wiltshire -35 5 £525 +10.53% 4
Dorset +6 1 £225 - 10
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 9 (64.29%) CSS3
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (35.71%) Sass
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) React
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) Node.js
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Vue.js
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) MariaDB
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) MySQL
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Apigee
1 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MariaDB
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) UI Architect
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS3
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) React
5 5 (35.71%) Sass
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Vue.js
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
8 2 (14.29%) Redux
8 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
1 2 (14.29%) Robotics
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) API Integration
5 2 (14.29%) B2C
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) WSO2