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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 111 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing Ajax 26 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 1.39% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 7.21% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 24
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£375 £270 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -27.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £143 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
637 541 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.68% 19.27% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 318 217
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 60
Average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Reading -7 12 £344 +44.73% 7
Slough -2 5 £325 -3.70% 1
Bracknell +11 4 £476 +13.21% 3
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 4
Newbury - - - - 3
Windsor - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 1
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 38 (88.37%) HTML
3 30 (69.77%) CSS
4 25 (58.14%) jQuery
5 19 (44.19%) XML
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
6 17 (39.53%) C#
7 16 (37.21%) Java
7 16 (37.21%) .NET
8 14 (32.56%) MVC
8 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
9 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
9 13 (30.23%) HTML5
10 12 (27.91%) CSS3
10 12 (27.91%) JSON
11 10 (23.26%) REST
12 9 (20.93%) Web Development
12 9 (20.93%) Ruby
12 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
12 9 (20.93%) PHP
13 8 (18.60%) C++
13 8 (18.60%) Linux
13 8 (18.60%) OO
13 8 (18.60%) XHTML
14 7 (16.28%) Subversion
14 7 (16.28%) Python
14 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
15 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (11.63%) Apache
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.98%) Commerce Server
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.98%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.65%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
1 4 (9.30%) NAS
2 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) ATM
3 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 3 (6.98%) Xcode
4 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.65%) Fiddler
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Grunt
5 1 (2.33%) Bower
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (88.37%) HTML
2 30 (69.77%) CSS
3 25 (58.14%) jQuery
4 19 (44.19%) XML
5 16 (37.21%) .NET
6 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
6 13 (30.23%) HTML5
7 12 (27.91%) JSON
7 12 (27.91%) CSS3
8 10 (23.26%) REST
9 8 (18.60%) XHTML
10 6 (13.95%) WCF
10 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.63%) LINQ
11 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.63%) SOAP
12 4 (9.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) W3C
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.65%) iPhone
4 2 (4.65%) Open Source
4 2 (4.65%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) AIX
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Android
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) MVC
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Web Development
3 8 (18.60%) OO
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.65%) System Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 17 (39.53%) C#
4 16 (37.21%) Java
5 9 (20.93%) PHP
5 9 (20.93%) Ruby
6 8 (18.60%) C++
7 7 (16.28%) Python
7 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
8 6 (13.95%) Perl
8 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
9 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
11 2 (4.65%) VBScript
11 2 (4.65%) VB
12 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCTS
2 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) IBM
2 5 (11.63%) Sencha
3 4 (9.30%) Hitachi
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Zend
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £290 - 300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago