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 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 109 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 18 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 2.71% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 11.43% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 37 30
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +15.87%
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
530 621 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.04% 23.72% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 330 262
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 23
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 22 December 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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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
Slough -5 6 £250 -33.33% 1
Bracknell -7 5 £330 -5.84% 1
Reading -24 5 £425 +54.54% 5
Maidenhead 0 1 £250 -8.25%
Newbury - - - - 4
Windsor - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 1
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 40 (81.63%) HTML
3 31 (63.27%) CSS
4 28 (57.14%) SQL
5 26 (53.06%) .NET
6 24 (48.98%) Java
7 23 (46.94%) jQuery
8 22 (44.90%) MVC
9 19 (38.78%) JSON
10 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (36.73%) Web Development
11 17 (34.69%) C#
11 17 (34.69%) XML
12 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
13 14 (28.57%) OO
14 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
15 12 (24.49%) SOAP
16 11 (22.45%) C++
16 11 (22.45%) JSP
16 11 (22.45%) Windows
16 11 (22.45%) Linux
16 11 (22.45%) CRM
16 11 (22.45%) REST
17 10 (20.41%) PHP
17 10 (20.41%) Python
17 10 (20.41%) SaaS
17 10 (20.41%) HTML5
18 9 (18.37%) Perl
18 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
18 9 (18.37%) Salesforce.com

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (10.20%) CMS
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
2 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.08%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) Node.js
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) SaaS
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
1 6 (12.24%) NAS
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
4 1 (2.04%) ATM
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Subversion
2 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.20%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Fiddler
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Advertising
1 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Web Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SaaS Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.04%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (81.63%) HTML
2 31 (63.27%) CSS
3 26 (53.06%) .NET
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
5 19 (38.78%) JSON
6 17 (34.69%) XML
7 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
8 12 (24.49%) SOAP
9 11 (22.45%) JSP
9 11 (22.45%) REST
10 10 (20.41%) HTML5
11 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
12 7 (14.29%) Web Services
12 7 (14.29%) WCF
13 6 (12.24%) Middleware
14 5 (10.20%) XSLT
15 4 (8.16%) CodeIgniter
15 4 (8.16%) CSS3
16 3 (6.12%) Silverlight
16 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Web 2.0
2 8 (16.33%) User Experience
3 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) W3C
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Debian
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) MVC
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Web Development
3 14 (28.57%) OO
4 11 (22.45%) CRM
5 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.24%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) Project Management
8 3 (6.12%) DSDM
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL
9 2 (4.08%) Service Management
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
9 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.08%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.08%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.04%) Memory Management
10 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 28 (57.14%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) Java
4 17 (34.69%) C#
5 11 (22.45%) C++
6 10 (20.41%) Python
6 10 (20.41%) PHP
7 9 (18.37%) Perl
7 9 (18.37%) Ruby
8 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 4 (8.16%) PHP5
10 3 (6.12%) C
10 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
11 2 (4.08%) VBScript
11 2 (4.08%) VB
12 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
12 1 (2.04%) PHP4
12 1 (2.04%) Scala
12 1 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCTS
2 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Salt
1 1 (2.04%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Hitachi
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Open Text
4 3 (6.12%) Zend
4 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Pega
6 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
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