The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 65 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.48% 2.80% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 9.09% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 9
Average daily rate
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£310 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 220 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.75% 30.81% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 107 104
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 28
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £22.20 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £38.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Peterborough +9 4 £310 -11.42% 1
St Neots - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 12
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) HTML
2 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 18 (60.00%) Web Services
4 17 (56.67%) OO
5 16 (53.33%) Apache
5 16 (53.33%) MySQL
5 16 (53.33%) PHP
5 16 (53.33%) PHP5
6 14 (46.67%) jQuery
6 14 (46.67%) MVC
7 11 (36.67%) LAMP
7 11 (36.67%) Nagios
7 11 (36.67%) Ubuntu
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 11 (36.67%) .NET
7 11 (36.67%) XHTML
7 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) Android
7 11 (36.67%) WordPress
7 11 (36.67%) Android Development
7 11 (36.67%) iOS Development
7 11 (36.67%) Apple iOS
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 8 (26.67%) Java
9 8 (26.67%) C#
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 5 (16.67%) OOP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (53.33%) Apache
2 11 (36.67%) WordPress
3 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Online Betting
1 2 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) LAMP Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) Web Services
3 14 (46.67%) jQuery
4 11 (36.67%) LAMP
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) XHTML
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (13.33%) J2EE
7 4 (13.33%) Middleware
8 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Spring
8 3 (10.00%) JSF
8 3 (10.00%) DHTML
8 3 (10.00%) Struts
9 2 (6.67%) WCF
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Ubuntu
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
1 11 (36.67%) Android
1 11 (36.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) OO
2 14 (46.67%) MVC
3 11 (36.67%) Android Development
3 11 (36.67%) iOS Development
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) PHP
2 16 (53.33%) PHP5
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) webMethods
4 3 (10.00%) hybris
5 1 (3.33%) Perforce
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