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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 15 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.07% - 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.82% - 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate £360 - £249
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.46% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £33.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+56.71% +2.29%
Ajax
Cambridgeshire

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
117 108 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.71% 35.64% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 63 48
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 2016, 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 35 (97.22%) HTML
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 34 (94.44%) CSS
3 29 (80.56%) REST
4 25 (69.44%) Java
5 23 (63.89%) jQuery
6 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (58.33%) User Experience
7 21 (58.33%) Front End Development
8 20 (55.56%) HTML5
8 20 (55.56%) CSS3
9 19 (52.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (52.78%) UX Design
10 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
10 16 (44.44%) PhoneGap
11 14 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
11 14 (38.89%) Python
12 13 (36.11%) IntelliJ
12 13 (36.11%) Perl
12 13 (36.11%) ECMAScript
12 13 (36.11%) WebStorm
12 13 (36.11%) Mercurial
12 13 (36.11%) Dart
12 13 (36.11%) TypeScript
13 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (30.56%) JSON
15 10 (27.78%) Graphic Design
15 10 (27.78%) ZigBee
15 10 (27.78%) Selenium

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (27.78%) OmniGraffle
1 10 (27.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (2.78%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.78%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) 802.15
1 10 (27.78%) Bluetooth
1 10 (27.78%) HTTP
1 10 (27.78%) Internet
1 10 (27.78%) SSL
1 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (27.78%) X.509
1 10 (27.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 13 (36.11%) IntelliJ
2 13 (36.11%) Mercurial
2 13 (36.11%) WebStorm
3 10 (27.78%) Selenium
4 5 (13.89%) Grunt
4 5 (13.89%) gulp
4 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
4 5 (13.89%) PhantomJS
5 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Django Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) HTML
2 34 (94.44%) CSS
3 29 (80.56%) REST
4 23 (63.89%) jQuery
5 20 (55.56%) CSS3
5 20 (55.56%) HTML5
6 19 (52.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (44.44%) PhoneGap
8 11 (30.56%) JSON
9 10 (27.78%) 802.1X
9 10 (27.78%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.89%) Sass
11 4 (11.11%) XML
12 2 (5.56%) Web Services
13 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
13 1 (2.78%) D3.js
13 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.78%) Mason
13 1 (2.78%) Underscore.js
13 1 (2.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) User Experience
2 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 10 (27.78%) Graphic Design
4 8 (22.22%) Internet of Things
5 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (11.11%) Smart Meter
6 2 (5.56%) Biology
6 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) Informatics
7 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Front End Development
3 19 (52.78%) UX Design
4 14 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (27.78%) Functional Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) High Availability
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Line Management
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.33%) Web Development
10 2 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (5.56%) OO
11 1 (2.78%) CRM
11 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
11 1 (2.78%) OOD
11 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 25 (69.44%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Python
4 13 (36.11%) Dart
4 13 (36.11%) ECMAScript
4 13 (36.11%) Perl
4 13 (36.11%) TypeScript
5 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 10 (27.78%) C
5 10 (27.78%) C++
6 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.78%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Siebel
3 1 (2.78%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) Vertica
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