Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 127 176
Rank change year-on-year -50 +49 -23
Contract jobs citing Ajax 23 81 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 1.53% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 5.44% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 49 19
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +25.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £255
90th Percentile £568 £458 £445
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £22.75
England median hourly rate £27.25 £41.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year -34.73% +28.46% -9.09%

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 1,323 1,488 1,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.17% 28.17% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 955 1,027
South West median daily rate £423 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £267
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 74
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £41.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +8.60% +11.99%
10th Percentile £34.35 £31.25 £25.38
90th Percentile £50.25 £53.75 £57.00
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.75% +8.55% +8.57%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -10 12 £475 +52.00% 14
Wiltshire -18 5 £563 +36.36% 3
Gloucestershire +10 4 £318 -15.33% 1
Devon -8 2 £325 -13.33% 3
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) jQuery
5 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) XML
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) Banking
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (21.74%) BDD
8 5 (21.74%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) MySQL
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) Apache
8 5 (21.74%) JSON
8 5 (21.74%) MVC
9 4 (17.39%) Maven
9 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) HTTP

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 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) CouchDB
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) Neo4j
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Riak
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (4.35%) GIS
5 1 (4.35%) JasperReports
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Maven
3 3 (13.04%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (13.04%) Mocha
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) git-flow
4 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
4 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
4 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.70%) WebPagetest
5 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Front Office
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (13.04%) React Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 6 (26.09%) REST
4 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) JSON
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 4 (17.39%) Sass
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
7 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 3 (13.04%) Jest
7 3 (13.04%) LESS
7 3 (13.04%) React
7 3 (13.04%) Redux
7 3 (13.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) Linked Data
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Microservices
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) Zend