Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 10 December 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 21 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.15% 3.01% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 18.18% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Worcestershire median daily rate £250 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £275
90th Percentile £275 £290 £325
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year - -3.70% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.83 £38.35 £33.55
% change year-on-year -32.65% +14.31% +0.15%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 13.79% 16.54% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 13
Worcestershire median daily rate £338 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +20.83% +50.94%
10th Percentile £214 £213 £215
90th Percentile £438 £438 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £12.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +38.64% -26.67% +0.84%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in Worcestershire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Worcestershire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Worcester +2 1 £250 +11.11%
Ajax
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Typography

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Typography
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google