The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 69 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.34% 1.04% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.06% 4.38% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate
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£294 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-1.24% +3.17%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
264 251 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.09% 23.79% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 151 84
Average daily rate £338 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
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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
Milton Keynes +2 8 £294 -26.43% 2
High Wycombe - 4 £325 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £288 - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 20 (71.43%) HTML
4 18 (64.29%) jQuery
5 16 (57.14%) .NET
6 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) C#
7 10 (35.71%) CSS3
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (21.43%) TDD
10 6 (21.43%) Adobe
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) User Experience
10 6 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
11 5 (17.86%) Social Media
11 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) PHP
11 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
12 4 (14.29%) Time Management
12 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) Kentico
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) IPv4
1 2 (7.14%) IPv6
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) MS Access
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQLite
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Designer
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) CSS
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) CSS3
6 8 (28.57%) HTML5
6 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (14.29%) Sass
10 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.29%) WCF
10 4 (14.29%) WPF
10 4 (14.29%) DOM
11 3 (10.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) Social Media
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) RIA
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) New Media
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Time Management
5 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.57%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Content Management
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) SEO
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 3 (10.71%) C
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.71%) PHP5
7 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Siebel
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Business Objects