The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 93 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 21 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.85% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 4.07% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 14
Median daily rate £363 £379 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.29% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +11.83%
Ajax
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
467 541 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.21% 21.00% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 359 269
Median daily rate £394 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £280
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 16 14 5
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +92.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £17.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ajax as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wokingham - 6 £356 - 2
Bracknell -12 4 £500 +21.95% 1
Reading +11 3 £350 -17.64% 5
Maidenhead +2 3 £470 - 1
Slough +2 1 - -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
2 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) XML
4 17 (56.67%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) JSON
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
6 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 10 (33.33%) IBM
6 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) Scrum
8 8 (26.67%) HTML5
9 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
9 7 (23.33%) Selenium
9 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (23.33%) MVC
9 7 (23.33%) TDD
9 7 (23.33%) Subversion
9 7 (23.33%) Unix
9 7 (23.33%) Apache
10 6 (20.00%) SOA
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) VBScript
10 6 (20.00%) Spring
10 6 (20.00%) REST
11 5 (16.67%) CSS3
11 5 (16.67%) Node.js

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) Commerce Server
2 5 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.67%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
5 1 (3.33%) Community Server
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Fredhopper
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) JUnit
3 4 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) DbUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
5 1 (3.33%) jMock
5 1 (3.33%) Mockito
5 1 (3.33%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Test Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
5 5 (16.67%) SOA Architect
5 5 (16.67%) UI Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (10.00%) HTML Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 2 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) jQuery
2 17 (56.67%) XML
3 12 (40.00%) .NET
3 12 (40.00%) JSON
4 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 6 (20.00%) REST
5 6 (20.00%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.67%) CSS3
6 5 (16.67%) Node.js
6 5 (16.67%) SOAP
6 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
7 4 (13.33%) Flash
7 4 (13.33%) Handlebars
7 4 (13.33%) Worklight
8 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) Blog
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Unix
2 5 (16.67%) AIX
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Android
4 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
4 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) SOA
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile First
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) SEO
8 3 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) VBScript
5 5 (16.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) AppDynamics
2 4 (13.33%) Splunk
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) hybris
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore