The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 33 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.42% 1.90% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 5.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £363 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -
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
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 67 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.58% 31.90% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 38 32
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
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 Brighton

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Brighton region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Java Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Rally