The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 60 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 8 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.05% 4.62% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 12.82% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 11
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£310 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £23.44
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +47.18%
Ajax
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 273 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.14% 36.02% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 102 94
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 32
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 17 September 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 +14 7 £310 -11.42% 1
Cambridge -21 1 £400 -10.86% 10
Huntingdon - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) C#
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) CSS
6 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (25.00%) Middleware
9 4 (25.00%) webMethods
9 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 4 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) Java
11 2 (12.50%) DHTML
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 2 (12.50%) Struts
11 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 2 (12.50%) OOP
11 2 (12.50%) OO

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) Middleware
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) DHTML
8 2 (12.50%) Struts
8 2 (12.50%) Spring
8 2 (12.50%) JSF
8 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PHP5
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) webMethods
3 2 (12.50%) hybris
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