The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 99 101 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Contract jobs citing Ajax 13 25 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 1.02% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 4.60% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 34
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £313 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £40.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +41.22%
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
503 543 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.50% 22.25% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 279 236
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
Bracknell +1 6 £413 +26.92%
Reading -1 4 £388 +10.71% 10
Maidenhead -4 1 - - 1
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 37 (86.05%) HTML
2 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
3 32 (74.42%) CSS
4 27 (62.79%) XML
5 22 (51.16%) jQuery
6 19 (44.19%) Java
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
8 16 (37.21%) SQL
9 15 (34.88%) HTML5
10 14 (32.56%) CSS3
10 14 (32.56%) C#
11 13 (30.23%) .NET
11 13 (30.23%) JSON
12 11 (25.58%) MySQL
12 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
12 11 (25.58%) PHP
12 11 (25.58%) XHTML
12 11 (25.58%) Subversion
13 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
14 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (20.93%) MVC
14 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
14 9 (20.93%) IBM
15 8 (18.60%) ITIL
16 7 (16.28%) Linux
16 7 (16.28%) Apache
16 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
16 7 (16.28%) Oracle
16 7 (16.28%) VB
16 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
2 7 (16.28%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) Commerce Server
4 4 (9.30%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (9.30%) Node.js
4 4 (9.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.98%) IIS
6 2 (4.65%) JBoss
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.33%) CMS
7 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.98%) Fredhopper
2 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LAN
1 3 (6.98%) WLAN
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) SNMP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.30%) DB2
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.65%) MS Access
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Subversion
2 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.30%) Xcode
4 2 (4.65%) Bower
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.65%) Grunt
4 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.33%) JSHint
5 1 (2.33%) QUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) webpack
5 1 (2.33%) gulp
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) HTML
2 32 (74.42%) CSS
3 27 (62.79%) XML
4 22 (51.16%) jQuery
5 15 (34.88%) HTML5
6 14 (32.56%) CSS3
7 13 (30.23%) JSON
7 13 (30.23%) .NET
8 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
8 11 (25.58%) XHTML
9 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (13.95%) REST
10 6 (13.95%) LINQ
11 5 (11.63%) WCF
11 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
12 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (9.30%) Worklight
12 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
12 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (9.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) W3C
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) iPhone
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) AIX
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Android
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
1 9 (20.93%) MVC
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Web Design
5 4 (9.30%) TDD
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 3 (6.98%) Open Source
6 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) SEO
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Mobile First
7 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) B2C
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) C#
5 11 (25.58%) PHP
6 7 (16.28%) VB
7 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
8 5 (11.63%) Perl
9 4 (9.30%) VBScript
9 4 (9.30%) Python
9 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
10 3 (6.98%) Ruby
10 3 (6.98%) C++
11 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) OVSD
1 2 (4.65%) HP NNM
1 2 (4.65%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) IBM
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) Sencha
4 4 (9.30%) Adobe
5 3 (6.98%) Google
5 3 (6.98%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) BMC
6 2 (4.65%) CA
6 2 (4.65%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) Zend
7 1 (2.33%) Sitecore