The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 23 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 34 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.00% 1.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.63% 5.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +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 Suffolk with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 41 73 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 34.17% 27.86% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 45 63
Median daily rate £400 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £12.50
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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Suffolk

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Suffolk

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 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
Ipswich - 5 £400 - 1
Bury St Edmunds +6 1 - -
Ajax
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
3 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (80.00%) React
3 8 (80.00%) Angular 2
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
5 4 (40.00%) Mocha
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) Grunt
5 4 (40.00%) Bower
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) Sass
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Bower
1 4 (40.00%) Grunt
1 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (40.00%) Mocha
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Angular Developer
2 8 (80.00%) UI Developer
3 4 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JSP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
3 8 (80.00%) Angular 2
3 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (80.00%) React
3 8 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Sass
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (10.00%) Scrum
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) SOLID
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
1 1 (10.00%) Time Management
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft