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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 116 106 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing Ajax 12 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 1.06% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 4.93% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 32
Average daily rate £463 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £248 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
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
489 608 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 21.53% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 376 313
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £35.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.93% +74.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -13 7 £475 +46.15% 5
Newbury - 1 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £450 - 1
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) Java
5 10 (52.63%) XML
5 10 (52.63%) MVC
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) Web Development
6 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 9 (47.37%) REST
7 8 (42.11%) .NET
7 8 (42.11%) PHP
7 8 (42.11%) C#
7 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
8 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) WCF
9 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (31.58%) IIS
10 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
10 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
10 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
10 5 (26.32%) Python
10 5 (26.32%) Web Services
10 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
10 5 (26.32%) HTTP
10 5 (26.32%) DNS
10 5 (26.32%) SSL
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Community Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
1 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Fiddler
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Development Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) REST
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (31.58%) WCF
7 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
7 5 (26.32%) FastCGI
7 5 (26.32%) LINQ
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 5 (26.32%) WPF
8 4 (21.05%) XSLT
9 3 (15.79%) JSP
9 3 (15.79%) Laravel
9 3 (15.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Web Development
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) SEO
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) B2C
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) PHP
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) MCTS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) hybris
2 2 (10.53%) Zend
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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