The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 46 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.02% - 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% - 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 12
Average daily rate
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£350 - £383
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
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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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 183 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.27% 38.20% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 128 48
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 - £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
3 10 (47.62%) UX Design
3 10 (47.62%) REST
3 10 (47.62%) CSS3
3 10 (47.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (47.62%) User Experience
4 7 (33.33%) Dart
4 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 7 (33.33%) WebStorm
4 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (33.33%) ECMAScript
4 7 (33.33%) IntelliJ
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) PhoneGap
5 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (19.05%) Grunt
6 4 (19.05%) PhantomJS
6 4 (19.05%) gulp
6 4 (19.05%) Demandware
6 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
6 4 (19.05%) Sass
6 4 (19.05%) MongoDB

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) Node.js
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Drupal
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 7 (33.33%) WebStorm
2 4 (19.05%) Grunt
2 4 (19.05%) PhantomJS
2 4 (19.05%) gulp
2 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Front-End Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) UI Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) UI Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (47.62%) HTML5
2 10 (47.62%) REST
2 10 (47.62%) CSS3
2 10 (47.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 4 (19.05%) Sass
4 4 (19.05%) JPA
4 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
4 4 (19.05%) J2EE
4 4 (19.05%) Spring
4 4 (19.05%) JSP
4 4 (19.05%) Servlets
4 4 (19.05%) Struts
4 4 (19.05%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) XHTML
5 3 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
2 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) UX Design
2 7 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) ECMAScript
3 7 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 7 (33.33%) Dart
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Intershop
1 4 (19.05%) hybris
1 4 (19.05%) Demandware
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
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