The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bracknell 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 35 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.63% 3.33% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 28.00% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £373 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.86%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.81% 11.90% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 4
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £425 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £17.33 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
Berkshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the Bracknell region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) iPad
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) XSD
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) WSDL
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) WFM
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) JSTL
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Open Text
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) webMethods