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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 98 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing Ajax 25 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 1.30% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.54% 6.20% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 28
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £155 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £43.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.13% +31.06%
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
551 532 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.72% 21.02% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 304 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 53
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 9 £375 +45.63% 12
Bracknell +6 7 £450 +20.87%
Slough +2 4 £295 +18.00%
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (87.18%) HTML
2 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
3 28 (71.79%) CSS
4 23 (58.97%) XML
5 21 (53.85%) jQuery
6 17 (43.59%) Java
7 16 (41.03%) SQL
7 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
8 14 (35.90%) C#
9 13 (33.33%) .NET
10 12 (30.77%) HTML5
11 11 (28.21%) CSS3
11 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
11 11 (28.21%) PHP
12 10 (25.64%) MySQL
12 10 (25.64%) Subversion
12 10 (25.64%) JSON
13 9 (23.08%) MVC
13 9 (23.08%) XHTML
14 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
14 8 (20.51%) Linux
14 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
14 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (17.95%) Apache
15 7 (17.95%) IBM
15 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
15 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
15 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (15.38%) LINQ
16 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.95%) Apache
3 4 (10.26%) Commerce Server
3 4 (10.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 3 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (5.13%) JBoss
6 1 (2.56%) CMS
6 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.69%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WLAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) SNMP
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) DB2
5 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
2 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Xcode
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) Grunt
5 1 (2.56%) Bower
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
3 23 (58.97%) XML
4 21 (53.85%) jQuery
5 13 (33.33%) .NET
6 12 (30.77%) HTML5
7 11 (28.21%) CSS3
7 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.64%) JSON
9 9 (23.08%) XHTML
10 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (15.38%) LINQ
12 5 (12.82%) WCF
12 5 (12.82%) REST
13 4 (10.26%) Worklight
13 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
14 3 (7.69%) XSLT
14 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
14 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) W3C
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) iPhone
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) AIX
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) MVC
2 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.69%) Web Design
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) TDD
5 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.13%) System Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.13%) B2C
6 2 (5.13%) OO
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 17 (43.59%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) C#
5 11 (28.21%) PHP
6 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.82%) VB
7 5 (12.82%) Python
8 4 (10.26%) Perl
8 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (7.69%) Ruby
9 3 (7.69%) C++
9 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (5.13%) VBScript
11 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
1 2 (5.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) IBM
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Sencha
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.13%) Apple
4 2 (5.13%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Zend
5 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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