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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 70 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.41% 3.03% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.87% 13.78% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 3
Average daily rate
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£301 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £36.16 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.99% +14.77%
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
233 225 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.58% 22.02% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 129 79
Average daily rate £350 £384 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.79% +27.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -21 8 £294 -13.45% 1
High Wycombe +3 4 £325 - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 21 (70.00%) CSS
3 20 (66.67%) jQuery
4 18 (60.00%) .NET
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) XML
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) CSS3
7 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Web Services
10 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
10 7 (23.33%) User Experience
11 6 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (20.00%) Adobe
11 6 (20.00%) PHP
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.00%) TDD
12 5 (16.67%) Scrum

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (6.67%) IPv4
1 2 (6.67%) IPv6
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) HTML
1 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 20 (66.67%) jQuery
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) XML
5 10 (33.33%) CSS3
5 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (30.00%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.67%) LINQ
9 5 (16.67%) WCF
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (13.33%) Sass
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
1 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Social Media
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) RIA
6 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) User Stories
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
9 1 (3.33%) Content Management
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
9 1 (3.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.33%) PHP5
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) PHP4
7 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) Siebel
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter