The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 27 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 28
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.10% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.88% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £326
% change year-on-year +3.44% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +16.92% -18.29%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 34 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 26.72% 18.68% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 38
Median daily rate £335 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £370 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Staffordshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft