Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 24 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 28
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.68% 2.41% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 8.86% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Watford median daily rate - £369 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.00% +8.70%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +19.23% - -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 154 79 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.92% 27.24% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 32 37
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £280 £213 £294
90th Percentile £594 £499 £450
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £35.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
% change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Watford

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) DNA
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Log4j
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) DNA
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) ATG
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Martini
2 1 (33.33%) Demandware
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Path
2 1 (33.33%) hybris