The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 96 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Ajax 24 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 1.84% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 8.24% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 25
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -10.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 546 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.67% 22.38% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 269 243
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £34.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £36.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Ajax
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 +8 10 £388 -3.12% 6
Maidenhead -2 3 £280 -
Slough 0 2 £323 -11.03% 3
Bracknell +1 1 £275 -35.29%
Newbury -6 1 - - 2
Windsor - 1 - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 55 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 46 (70.77%) CSS
2 46 (70.77%) jQuery
3 45 (69.23%) HTML
4 35 (53.85%) MVC
5 34 (52.31%) XML
6 21 (32.31%) Web Development
6 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET
6 21 (32.31%) .NET
6 21 (32.31%) JSON
7 20 (30.77%) HTML5
7 20 (30.77%) C#
7 20 (30.77%) OO
8 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.69%) Scrum
9 17 (26.15%) MySQL
10 16 (24.62%) Java
10 16 (24.62%) PHP
10 16 (24.62%) Subversion
11 15 (23.08%) SQL
11 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce
12 13 (20.00%) Windows
13 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
13 12 (18.46%) Web Services
13 12 (18.46%) Spring
13 12 (18.46%) CMS
13 12 (18.46%) JIRA
13 12 (18.46%) CSS3
14 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
15 10 (15.38%) WCF

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (18.46%) CMS
2 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.77%) Confluence
3 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.15%) Drupal
4 4 (6.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
5 3 (4.62%) Apache
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.54%) Node.js
7 1 (1.54%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.54%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) MySQL
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.08%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Subversion
2 12 (18.46%) JIRA
3 7 (10.77%) JUnit
3 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.23%) Selenium
5 5 (7.69%) Firebug
5 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.15%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (4.62%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.08%) Behat
8 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.08%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.54%) Ant
9 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 5 (7.69%) Publishing
2 4 (6.15%) Advertising
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Web Developer
3 9 (13.85%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Mobile Web Developer
6 5 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.15%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.62%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.62%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (70.77%) CSS
1 46 (70.77%) jQuery
2 45 (69.23%) HTML
3 34 (52.31%) XML
4 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET
4 21 (32.31%) .NET
4 21 (32.31%) JSON
5 20 (30.77%) HTML5
6 12 (18.46%) CSS3
6 12 (18.46%) Spring
6 12 (18.46%) Web Services
7 10 (15.38%) WCF
8 9 (13.85%) XSLT
8 9 (13.85%) REST
8 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (12.31%) JSP
10 7 (10.77%) SOAP
10 7 (10.77%) DOM
10 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
10 7 (10.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) W3C
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 4 (6.15%) Wiki
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) iPhone
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) UNIX
3 8 (12.31%) Linux
4 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
5 6 (9.23%) Android
6 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) MVC
2 21 (32.31%) Web Development
3 20 (30.77%) OO
4 18 (27.69%) Scrum
4 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.85%) TDD
8 7 (10.77%) Content Management
8 7 (10.77%) SEO
8 7 (10.77%) B2C
8 7 (10.77%) Project Management
9 6 (9.23%) Validation
9 6 (9.23%) OOP
9 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.23%) iOS Development
10 5 (7.69%) Analytics
10 5 (7.69%) Android Development
10 5 (7.69%) Time Management
10 5 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (30.77%) C#
3 16 (24.62%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) PHP
4 15 (23.08%) SQL
5 9 (13.85%) PHP5
6 4 (6.15%) C++
7 3 (4.62%) C
8 2 (3.08%) Perl
8 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.08%) VBScript
8 2 (3.08%) VB
8 2 (3.08%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) Korn
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 5 (7.69%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Sencha
2 6 (9.23%) hybris
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Zend
4 4 (6.15%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.15%) Open Text
5 3 (4.62%) Omniture
6 2 (3.08%) Adobe
7 1 (1.54%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.54%) webMethods
7 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago