The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 11 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 Bristol 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 57 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.50% 0.62% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.50% 2.91% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 11
Average daily rate
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£335 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £250 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.35% +14.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 103 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.21% 21.37% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 58 124
Average daily rate £373 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) jQuery
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 16 (61.54%) MySQL
5 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Spring
6 12 (46.15%) Java
7 11 (42.31%) Linux
8 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 10 (38.46%) MVC
9 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
9 9 (34.62%) PHP
9 9 (34.62%) Spring MVC
9 9 (34.62%) hybris
10 8 (30.77%) Drupal
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (30.77%) Scrum
11 7 (26.92%) SEO
11 7 (26.92%) Project Management
11 7 (26.92%) XML
11 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
11 7 (26.92%) TDD
11 7 (26.92%) HTML5
12 6 (23.08%) Digital Media
12 6 (23.08%) Kanban
12 6 (23.08%) Data Validation
12 6 (23.08%) Open Source
12 6 (23.08%) Confluence
12 6 (23.08%) Subversion

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (30.77%) Drupal
2 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (23.08%) Confluence
4 3 (11.54%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JUnit
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Lead Developer
4 6 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (23.08%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) jQuery
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) Spring
5 10 (38.46%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) Spring MVC
7 7 (26.92%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) XML
8 6 (23.08%) XSD
8 6 (23.08%) JSP
9 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 4 (15.38%) CSS3
11 3 (11.54%) Struts
11 3 (11.54%) JSF
11 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 3 (11.54%) DHTML
12 2 (7.69%) J2EE
12 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
12 2 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Open Source
1 6 (23.08%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) W3C
2 2 (7.69%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) SEO
5 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 6 (23.08%) Validation
6 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) UML
6 6 (23.08%) B2C
6 6 (23.08%) Kanban
6 6 (23.08%) Data Validation
6 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
6 2 (7.69%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) WCAG
1 2 (7.69%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) hybris
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft