The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 33 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 20 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.15% 2.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.35% 9.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.88%
Ajax
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 73 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.61% 26.84% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 23 38
Average daily rate £385 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £6.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the Bedfordshire region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -10 17 £363 +22.88%
Bedford - - - -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Ajax also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ajax.

1 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (78.13%) JSP
3 24 (75.00%) OO
4 23 (71.88%) HTML
4 23 (71.88%) CSS
5 22 (68.75%) TDD
5 22 (68.75%) Subversion
5 22 (68.75%) CSS3
6 21 (65.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (65.63%) Dojo
6 21 (65.63%) Django
6 21 (65.63%) DOM
6 21 (65.63%) MVC
7 20 (62.50%) LESS
8 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
9 12 (37.50%) hybris
9 12 (37.50%) Dependency Management
10 11 (34.38%) HTML5
11 10 (31.25%) XHR
12 8 (25.00%) UNIX
12 8 (25.00%) Java
12 8 (25.00%) Sass
13 7 (21.88%) jQuery
14 5 (15.63%) Migration
14 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (15.63%) Web Development
15 4 (12.50%) AWK
15 4 (12.50%) Spring
15 4 (12.50%) JSF
15 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Ajax also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ajax. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) DB2
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) MyEclipse
2 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (12.50%) UI Programmer
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) JSP
2 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 23 (71.88%) CSS
3 22 (68.75%) CSS3
4 21 (65.63%) DOM
4 21 (65.63%) Dojo
4 21 (65.63%) Django
5 20 (62.50%) LESS
6 11 (34.38%) HTML5
7 10 (31.25%) XHR
8 8 (25.00%) Sass
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
10 4 (12.50%) Middleware
10 4 (12.50%) Spring
10 4 (12.50%) JSF
10 4 (12.50%) Struts
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) ICEfaces
10 4 (12.50%) Java EE
11 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) OO
2 22 (68.75%) TDD
3 21 (65.63%) MVC
3 21 (65.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
5 12 (37.50%) Dependency Management
6 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) RAD
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) AWK
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) hybris
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) Endeca
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Rackspace