Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 28 July 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 130 82
Rank change year-on-year +80 -48 -22
Contract jobs citing Ajax 48 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.01% 0.85% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.91% 3.70% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 12
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £438 £350 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -26.70% +46.92%
10th Percentile £348 £270 £351
90th Percentile £528 £524 £515
North East median daily rate £438 £350 £445
% change year-on-year +25.00% -21.35% +36.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 345 513 351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.01% 22.97% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 329 223
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -0.71% +26.13%
10th Percentile £300 £262 £257
90th Percentile £525 £500 £498
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £13.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +109.93% -62.95%
10th Percentile £15.50 £24.98 £10.96
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £15.80
North East median hourly rate £33.07 £28.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year +18.09% +73.27% -52.47%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +82 46 £438 +25.00% 1
Sunderland +10 2 - -
Ajax
North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 48 (100.00%) HTML
1 48 (100.00%) CSS
2 43 (89.58%) JSON
2 43 (89.58%) HTML5
2 43 (89.58%) CSS3
3 37 (77.08%) REST
4 35 (72.92%) Ruby
4 35 (72.92%) Django
5 34 (70.83%) Spring
6 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (64.58%) Scala
8 29 (60.42%) Ruby on Rails
9 28 (58.33%) Test Automation
9 28 (58.33%) Open Source
10 26 (54.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 26 (54.17%) JIRA
10 26 (54.17%) Web Design
11 25 (52.08%) Google
11 25 (52.08%) Python
11 25 (52.08%) Guice
11 25 (52.08%) Play Framework
12 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
13 22 (45.83%) Confluence
14 21 (43.75%) RESTful
14 21 (43.75%) Configuration Management
14 21 (43.75%) Java
15 20 (41.67%) HTTP
15 20 (41.67%) Subversion
15 20 (41.67%) MVC
15 20 (41.67%) Git (software)

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 22 (45.83%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 11 (22.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
2 11 (22.92%) MySQL
2 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) JIRA
2 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
3 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 20 (41.67%) Subversion
4 19 (39.58%) JUnit
5 9 (18.75%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (22.92%) Architect
4 9 (18.75%) HTML CSS Developer
4 9 (18.75%) HTML Developer
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Scala Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Digital Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Database Architect
11 1 (2.08%) Java Architect
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) CSS
1 48 (100.00%) HTML
2 43 (89.58%) CSS3
2 43 (89.58%) HTML5
2 43 (89.58%) JSON
3 37 (77.08%) REST
4 35 (72.92%) Django
5 34 (70.83%) Spring
6 29 (60.42%) Ruby on Rails
7 25 (52.08%) Guice
7 25 (52.08%) Play Framework
8 21 (43.75%) RESTful
9 17 (35.42%) Spring MVC
10 8 (16.67%) SOAP
11 7 (14.58%) XML
12 6 (12.50%) Web Services
13 5 (10.42%) .NET
13 5 (10.42%) Akka
13 5 (10.42%) jQuery
14 4 (8.33%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) Open Source
2 28 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 26 (54.17%) Responsive Web Design
3 26 (54.17%) Web Design
4 21 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (41.67%) MVC
6 19 (39.58%) Web Development
7 18 (37.50%) OWASP
7 18 (37.50%) Scrum
8 17 (35.42%) Front End Development
9 8 (16.67%) Line Management
9 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (14.58%) TDD
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.42%) Coaching
12 5 (10.42%) Service Design
13 4 (8.33%) Kanban
13 4 (8.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) Ruby
2 31 (64.58%) Scala
3 25 (52.08%) Python
4 21 (43.75%) Java
5 19 (39.58%) C#
6 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Docker
1 6 (12.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Google
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft