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 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 76 49
Rank change year-on-year +45 -27  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 39 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.33% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.97% 3.72% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 2
Median daily rate £404 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.12% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +3.80% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +29.23% -13.90%  

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 217 242 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.79% 26.56% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 163 109
Median daily rate £385 £328 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.55% +9.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £27.25 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.97% +73.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +10.66% +3.44%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +42 37 £404 +37.36% 2
Sunderland +6 2 - -
Ajax
North East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 55 (100.00%) HTML
1 55 (100.00%) CSS
2 47 (85.45%) JSON
3 45 (81.82%) HTML5
3 45 (81.82%) CSS3
4 40 (72.73%) REST
5 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (67.27%) Spring
7 35 (63.64%) Ruby
7 35 (63.64%) Django
8 32 (58.18%) Automated Testing
8 32 (58.18%) Web Design
8 32 (58.18%) Responsive Web Design
9 30 (54.55%) Scala
9 30 (54.55%) Jenkins
9 30 (54.55%) JIRA
10 29 (52.73%) Open Source
11 28 (50.91%) Python
12 27 (49.09%) Google
12 27 (49.09%) Ruby on Rails
12 27 (49.09%) Guice
13 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
13 26 (47.27%) Front End Development
13 26 (47.27%) Configuration Management
14 25 (45.45%) HTTP
14 25 (45.45%) Subversion
14 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (45.45%) Confluence
15 24 (43.64%) RESTful
15 24 (43.64%) Play Framework

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 25 (45.45%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
3 8 (14.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 30 (54.55%) JIRA
2 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
3 25 (45.45%) Subversion
4 24 (43.64%) JUnit
5 11 (20.00%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 29 (52.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (21.82%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (21.82%) HTML Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Architect
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (12.73%) Scala Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) CSS Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Java Web Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) CSS
1 55 (100.00%) HTML
2 47 (85.45%) JSON
3 45 (81.82%) CSS3
3 45 (81.82%) HTML5
4 40 (72.73%) REST
5 37 (67.27%) Spring
6 35 (63.64%) Django
7 27 (49.09%) Guice
7 27 (49.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 24 (43.64%) Play Framework
8 24 (43.64%) RESTful
9 19 (34.55%) Spring MVC
10 10 (18.18%) SOAP
10 10 (18.18%) XML
11 8 (14.55%) Web Services
12 6 (10.91%) .NET
12 6 (10.91%) jQuery
13 5 (9.09%) Akka
14 4 (7.27%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Automated Testing
2 32 (58.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 32 (58.18%) Web Design
3 29 (52.73%) Open Source
4 26 (47.27%) Configuration Management
4 26 (47.27%) Front End Development
5 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (43.64%) MVC
7 19 (34.55%) OWASP
7 19 (34.55%) Scrum
7 19 (34.55%) Web Development
8 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.73%) Line Management
8 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.73%) TDD
9 5 (9.09%) Service Design
9 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (3.64%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) Ruby
2 30 (54.55%) Scala
3 28 (50.91%) Python
4 21 (38.18%) C#
5 20 (36.36%) Java
5 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Docker
1 8 (14.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Google
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
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