The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Brighton 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 - 24 29
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.55% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.85% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 52 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 38.74% 40.31% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 41
Average daily rate £300 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
East Sussex

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 13 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (75.00%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript