The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 30 March 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 19 52
Rank change year-on-year -23 +33  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 22 57 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.17% 9.19% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.89% 25.22% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.85% -6.66%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 185 226 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 35.04% 36.45% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 116 101
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in West Sussex

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in West Sussex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in West Sussex

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in West Sussex

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Worthing -3 11 £410 -8.88% 1
Gatwick - 2 £330 -
Ajax
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML5
2 27 (96.43%) CSS3
3 16 (57.14%) JSON
3 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) REST
4 15 (53.57%) Automated Testing
4 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
5 14 (50.00%) Django
5 14 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (50.00%) Scala
5 14 (50.00%) Ruby
5 14 (50.00%) Subversion
5 14 (50.00%) Web Design
5 14 (50.00%) HTTP
6 13 (46.43%) Java
6 13 (46.43%) Spring
6 13 (46.43%) Open Source
6 13 (46.43%) Confluence
6 13 (46.43%) JIRA
6 13 (46.43%) Google
6 13 (46.43%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (46.43%) Web Development
6 13 (46.43%) Guice
6 13 (46.43%) OWASP
6 13 (46.43%) Play Framework
6 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
7 12 (42.86%) jQuery

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (46.43%) Confluence
2 10 (35.71%) CMS
3 8 (28.57%) Umbraco
4 6 (21.43%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Subversion
3 13 (46.43%) JIRA
4 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Scala Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (17.86%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.57%) UI/UX Developer
7 1 (3.57%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) HTML5
2 27 (96.43%) CSS3
3 16 (57.14%) JSON
3 16 (57.14%) REST
4 14 (50.00%) Django
5 13 (46.43%) Guice
5 13 (46.43%) Play Framework
5 13 (46.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (46.43%) Spring
6 12 (42.86%) jQuery
7 9 (32.14%) Akka
7 9 (32.14%) RESTful
7 9 (32.14%) XHTML
7 9 (32.14%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 6 (21.43%) spray
10 2 (7.14%) .NET
11 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (53.57%) Automated Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (50.00%) Web Design
4 13 (46.43%) Open Source
4 13 (46.43%) OWASP
4 13 (46.43%) Web Development
5 10 (35.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 9 (32.14%) Content Management
6 9 (32.14%) MVC
7 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
8 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 4 (14.29%) Service Design
10 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
11 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.57%) Line Management
11 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Ruby
1 14 (50.00%) Scala
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik