The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
England / Yorkshire
Rank 101 119 90
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29  
Contract jobs citing Ajax 25 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.17% 0.81% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 2.67% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 31
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -5.40%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 718 861 796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.72% 30.33% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 609 493
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ajax in Yorkshire

Ajax
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ajax in Yorkshire

Ajax
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ajax in Yorkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +22 23 £488 +39.28% 10
North Yorkshire +3 1 £215 -42.66% 3
South Yorkshire -3 1 £350 +40.00% 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 39 (88.64%) HTML
1 39 (88.64%) CSS
2 35 (79.55%) JSON
2 35 (79.55%) HTML5
3 34 (77.27%) CSS3
4 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (65.91%) REST
6 26 (59.09%) Django
7 25 (56.82%) Ruby
7 25 (56.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 25 (56.82%) Scrum
7 25 (56.82%) MVC
8 21 (47.73%) Scala
8 21 (47.73%) Front End Development
9 20 (45.45%) Play Framework
9 20 (45.45%) Open Source
10 19 (43.18%) C#
11 18 (40.91%) Guice
11 18 (40.91%) Google
11 18 (40.91%) Spring
11 18 (40.91%) Spring MVC
12 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
12 17 (38.64%) RESTful
13 16 (36.36%) JIRA
13 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
13 16 (36.36%) Configuration Management
14 15 (34.09%) TDD
14 15 (34.09%) Python
15 14 (31.82%) Web Design
15 14 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 11 (25.00%) Confluence
2 5 (11.36%) CMS
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.45%) MySQL
4 7 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) JIRA
2 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.27%) JUnit
3 11 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) FxCop
4 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
1 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.45%) Architect
4 8 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Scala Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Angular Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
10 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (4.55%) HTML Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Project Director
10 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) CSS
1 39 (88.64%) HTML
2 35 (79.55%) HTML5
2 35 (79.55%) JSON
3 34 (77.27%) CSS3
4 29 (65.91%) REST
5 26 (59.09%) Django
6 25 (56.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (45.45%) Play Framework
8 18 (40.91%) Guice
8 18 (40.91%) Spring
8 18 (40.91%) Spring MVC
9 17 (38.64%) RESTful
10 10 (22.73%) jQuery
11 8 (18.18%) .NET
11 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
12 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) MVC
2 25 (56.82%) Scrum
3 21 (47.73%) Front End Development
4 20 (45.45%) Open Source
5 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
6 16 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 15 (34.09%) TDD
8 14 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (31.82%) Web Design
9 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (27.27%) Web Development
11 9 (20.45%) OWASP
12 8 (18.18%) Kanban
13 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (13.64%) Product Management
14 6 (13.64%) Prototyping
14 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
14 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
14 6 (13.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Ruby
2 21 (47.73%) Scala
3 19 (43.18%) C#
4 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 15 (34.09%) Python
6 11 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (13.64%) SQL
8 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.55%) PHP
10 1 (2.27%) C++
10 1 (2.27%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Google
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Ensighten
2 3 (6.82%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago