The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 41 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.00% 0.88% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 3.26% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £406 £319 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.45% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £326
% change year-on-year - +14.94%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 120 92 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 36.04% 27.14% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 69 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £432 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Swindon

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) .NET
3 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 16 (76.19%) jQuery
4 15 (71.43%) HTML
4 15 (71.43%) CSS
5 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 13 (61.90%) Windows
6 13 (61.90%) Apple
6 13 (61.90%) W3C
6 13 (61.90%) IIS
6 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
6 13 (61.90%) CMS
6 13 (61.90%) Content Management
6 13 (61.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (61.90%) Sitecore
6 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (61.90%) Sass
7 12 (57.14%) User Experience
7 12 (57.14%) Web Development
8 11 (52.38%) XSLT
9 8 (38.10%) Internet
9 8 (38.10%) Flash
9 8 (38.10%) ActionScript
10 7 (33.33%) Ext JS
10 7 (33.33%) Sencha
11 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
12 5 (23.81%) Sencha Touch

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 13 (61.90%) CMS
1 13 (61.90%) IIS
1 13 (61.90%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Sitecore Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Sencha Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) jQuery
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 13 (61.90%) Sass
6 11 (52.38%) XSLT
7 8 (38.10%) Flash
8 7 (33.33%) Ext JS
9 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 5 (23.81%) JSON
10 5 (23.81%) Sencha Touch
11 4 (19.05%) RESTful
12 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
13 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
13 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
13 2 (9.52%) HTML5
13 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) W3C
2 12 (57.14%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Content Management
2 12 (57.14%) Web Development
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) MVVM
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) ActionScript
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Apple
1 13 (61.90%) Sitecore
2 7 (33.33%) Sencha