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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 101 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing Ajax 25 35 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 1.45% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 6.63% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 32
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £294 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
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
558 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.57% 21.81% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 259 309
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.73% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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
Bracknell +3 9 £410 +49.09%
Slough +5 7 £313 -7.40%
Reading -14 4 £450 +16.12% 10
Maidenhead -1 1 - -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (92.00%) HTML
2 41 (82.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (80.00%) CSS
4 31 (62.00%) XML
5 24 (48.00%) HTML5
6 22 (44.00%) CSS3
6 22 (44.00%) JSON
6 22 (44.00%) Java
7 21 (42.00%) jQuery
8 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
9 17 (34.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (32.00%) WebSphere
11 15 (30.00%) IBM
12 13 (26.00%) Apache
12 13 (26.00%) XHTML
12 13 (26.00%) SQL
13 12 (24.00%) MySQL
13 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (22.00%) JSP
14 11 (22.00%) Subversion
14 11 (22.00%) Sass
14 11 (22.00%) LESS
15 10 (20.00%) Retail
15 10 (20.00%) PHP
15 10 (20.00%) Linux
16 9 (18.00%) ITIL
16 9 (18.00%) C#
16 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (16.00%) MVC
17 8 (16.00%) .NET

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (32.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (26.00%) Apache
3 7 (14.00%) Commerce Server
3 7 (14.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (14.00%) Node.js
3 7 (14.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.00%) JBoss
7 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Fredhopper
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
1 4 (8.00%) DNS
1 4 (8.00%) SSL
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) WLAN
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) MySQL
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) DB2
2 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
2 5 (10.00%) Xcode
3 4 (8.00%) Grunt
3 4 (8.00%) Bower
4 3 (6.00%) webpack
4 3 (6.00%) gulp
4 3 (6.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (6.00%) JSHint
4 3 (6.00%) QUnit
4 3 (6.00%) Maven
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (12.00%) UI Programmer
3 6 (12.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Programmer
5 2 (4.00%) Network Programmer
5 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Junior
5 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) CSS
3 31 (62.00%) XML
4 24 (48.00%) HTML5
5 22 (44.00%) CSS3
5 22 (44.00%) JSON
6 21 (42.00%) jQuery
7 17 (34.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (26.00%) XHTML
9 11 (22.00%) JSP
9 11 (22.00%) Sass
9 11 (22.00%) LESS
10 8 (16.00%) .NET
10 8 (16.00%) REST
11 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.00%) Lucene
12 5 (10.00%) Worklight
13 4 (8.00%) Web Services
13 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 4 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) W3C
2 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) AIX
3 4 (8.00%) UNIX
4 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) MVC
4 7 (14.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) Web Design
5 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.00%) TDD
6 4 (8.00%) Change Management
6 4 (8.00%) Mobile First
6 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) SEO
7 3 (6.00%) CRM
8 2 (4.00%) B2C
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (44.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) PHP
5 9 (18.00%) C#
6 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.00%) VB
7 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 5 (10.00%) Perl
8 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.00%) VBScript
8 4 (8.00%) Ruby
8 4 (8.00%) Python
9 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.00%) C++
10 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) OVSD
1 2 (4.00%) HP NNM
1 2 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) IBM
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Adobe
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Sencha
4 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
5 3 (6.00%) Google
6 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) BMC
6 2 (4.00%) CA
7 1 (2.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.00%) Zend