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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 113 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -11
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 1.84% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 8.03% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 26
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£325 £313 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £36.96 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +17.33%
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
550 598 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.95% 22.96% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 330 258
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 20
Average hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Slough -5 4 £288 -26.75% 2
Reading -16 3 £363 +31.81% 7
Bracknell +2 2 £330 -24.57%
Maidenhead +5 1 £250 -9.09% 1
Newbury - - - - 4
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 39 (88.64%) HTML
3 28 (63.64%) CSS
4 26 (59.09%) SQL
5 24 (54.55%) Java
6 21 (47.73%) .NET
7 19 (43.18%) jQuery
8 18 (40.91%) JSON
9 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (36.36%) MVC
10 14 (31.82%) OO
10 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
11 13 (29.55%) Web Development
12 12 (27.27%) C#
13 11 (25.00%) JSP
13 11 (25.00%) SOAP
13 11 (25.00%) XML
13 11 (25.00%) Linux
13 11 (25.00%) REST
14 10 (22.73%) SaaS
14 10 (22.73%) CRM
14 10 (22.73%) Python
14 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
14 10 (22.73%) C++
14 10 (22.73%) PHP
15 9 (20.45%) Perl
15 9 (20.45%) Windows
15 9 (20.45%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (20.45%) Ruby
15 9 (20.45%) Web 2.0

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) WordPress
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.27%) Drupal
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) SaaS
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
1 6 (13.64%) NAS
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.55%) HTTP
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) ATM
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) MySQL
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
1 6 (13.64%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.82%) SaaS Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior PHP Programmer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (2.27%) Web Programmer
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) HTML
2 28 (63.64%) CSS
3 21 (47.73%) .NET
4 19 (43.18%) jQuery
5 18 (40.91%) JSON
6 11 (25.00%) JSP
6 11 (25.00%) SOAP
6 11 (25.00%) XML
6 11 (25.00%) REST
7 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
9 8 (18.18%) HTML5
10 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 6 (13.64%) Middleware
11 5 (11.36%) WCF
11 5 (11.36%) CSS3
12 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
13 3 (6.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Web 2.0
2 7 (15.91%) User Experience
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) W3C
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Debian
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) MVC
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) OO
3 13 (29.55%) Web Development
4 10 (22.73%) CRM
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.27%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 26 (59.09%) SQL
3 24 (54.55%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) C#
5 10 (22.73%) C++
5 10 (22.73%) Python
5 10 (22.73%) PHP
6 9 (20.45%) Perl
6 9 (20.45%) Ruby
7 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
7 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.82%) PHP5
8 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.55%) C
10 1 (2.27%) VBScript
10 1 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.27%) PHP4
10 1 (2.27%) Scala
10 1 (2.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCTS
2 2 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Salt
1 1 (2.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Hitachi
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Zend
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Pega
6 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
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