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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 87 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 33 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.35% 2.03% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.16% 8.75% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £418 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £317 £322
% change year-on-year
+7.29% -1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
536 594 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.90% 23.14% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 302 225
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
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 1 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Reading -1 11 £388 +3.33% 8
Newbury +8 7 £388 +40.90% 2
Maidenhead +2 6 £325 -
Slough +2 4 £338 +3.84% 2
Bracknell -2 1 £275 -31.25%
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 1
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 56 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 50 (75.76%) CSS
3 49 (74.24%) HTML
4 48 (72.73%) jQuery
5 37 (56.06%) MVC
6 36 (54.55%) XML
7 29 (43.94%) .NET
8 25 (37.88%) C#
9 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET
10 23 (34.85%) Java
10 23 (34.85%) Web Development
11 21 (31.82%) SQL
12 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (30.30%) JSON
13 19 (28.79%) HTML5
13 19 (28.79%) OO
14 17 (25.76%) Subversion
15 16 (24.24%) Windows
15 16 (24.24%) MySQL
16 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
17 14 (21.21%) Web Services
18 13 (19.70%) PHP
18 13 (19.70%) Spring
18 13 (19.70%) Scrum
18 13 (19.70%) JIRA
19 12 (18.18%) Unit Testing
19 12 (18.18%) JSP
19 12 (18.18%) XSLT
20 11 (16.67%) UNIX
20 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (16.67%) CMS
2 8 (12.12%) Confluence
3 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.03%) Drupal
7 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.52%) WordPress
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) MySQL
2 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.03%) DB2
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Subversion
2 13 (19.70%) JIRA
3 8 (12.12%) JUnit
4 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.58%) Selenium
4 5 (7.58%) Firebug
4 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.03%) Maven
7 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.52%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.52%) Xcode
8 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (7.58%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Advertising
2 4 (6.06%) Publishing
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (84.85%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Web Developer
3 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 6 (9.09%) Hybris Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Lead Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.58%) UI Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.06%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.06%) UI Programmer
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile Web Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (75.76%) CSS
2 49 (74.24%) HTML
3 48 (72.73%) jQuery
4 36 (54.55%) XML
5 29 (43.94%) .NET
6 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 20 (30.30%) JSON
8 19 (28.79%) HTML5
9 14 (21.21%) Web Services
10 13 (19.70%) Spring
11 12 (18.18%) XSLT
11 12 (18.18%) JSP
12 11 (16.67%) WCF
13 9 (13.64%) SOAP
14 8 (12.12%) DOM
14 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
14 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (12.12%) CSS3
15 6 (9.09%) REST
15 6 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) W3C
2 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.06%) Web 2.0
2 4 (6.06%) Smartphone
2 4 (6.06%) Wiki
2 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) iPhone
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) UNIX
3 7 (10.61%) Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 5 (7.58%) Android
6 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) MVC
2 23 (34.85%) Web Development
3 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (28.79%) OO
5 13 (19.70%) Scrum
6 12 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.64%) Project Management
9 7 (10.61%) SEO
9 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.61%) B2C
10 6 (9.09%) Validation
10 6 (9.09%) TDD
10 6 (9.09%) Content Management
11 5 (7.58%) Web Analytics
11 5 (7.58%) CRM
11 5 (7.58%) Analytics
11 5 (7.58%) iOS Development
12 4 (6.06%) Android Development
12 4 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 25 (37.88%) C#
3 23 (34.85%) Java
4 21 (31.82%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) PHP
6 6 (9.09%) C++
7 5 (7.58%) PHP5
8 4 (6.06%) C
9 3 (4.55%) VBScript
9 3 (4.55%) VB
9 3 (4.55%) Python
10 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.03%) Perl
10 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.52%) Korn
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.52%) PHP4
11 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.52%) MCTS
2 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) hybris
3 4 (6.06%) Sencha
3 4 (6.06%) Sitecore
3 4 (6.06%) Open Text
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.55%) Omniture
4 3 (4.55%) Zend
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) webMethods
6 1 (1.52%) JBoss
6 1 (1.52%) Pega
6 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
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