The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 37 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Ajax 19 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.48% 7.40% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.57% 23.23% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 2
Average daily rate £350 £495 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.29% +52.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+56.71% +1.51%
Ajax
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 99 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.02% 31.83% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 74 33
Average daily rate £360 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.15%
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 Cardiff

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 45 (93.75%) HTML
2 45 (93.75%) CSS
3 36 (75.00%) jQuery
4 34 (70.83%) OO
5 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (64.58%) TDD
7 30 (62.50%) XML
8 28 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
9 25 (52.08%) MVC
10 24 (50.00%) Web Services
11 23 (47.92%) Scrum
12 19 (39.58%) SQL
13 17 (35.42%) .NET
13 17 (35.42%) C#
14 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
14 16 (33.33%) UML
14 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
14 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (31.25%) RESTful
15 15 (31.25%) Software Testing
15 15 (31.25%) XForms
15 15 (31.25%) Data Modelling
15 15 (31.25%) Regression Testing
15 15 (31.25%) XSLT
15 15 (31.25%) SOAP
15 15 (31.25%) IIS
15 15 (31.25%) Java
16 14 (29.17%) XPath

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (31.25%) IIS
2 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (8.33%) Apache
5 4 (8.33%) Node.js
6 2 (4.17%) JBoss
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
7 1 (2.08%) Mule
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.33%) Redis
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.08%) MS Access
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
2 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
3 11 (22.92%) Jasmine
3 11 (22.92%) QUnit
3 11 (22.92%) Sinon.JS
4 10 (20.83%) Hudson
4 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 10 (20.83%) Subversion
5 9 (18.75%) JIRA
6 8 (16.67%) Trac
7 7 (14.58%) Selenium
8 2 (4.17%) Bower
8 2 (4.17%) Grunt
8 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.08%) Concordion
9 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.08%) Liquibase
9 1 (2.08%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (8.33%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 6 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Perl Developer
7 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.17%) UI/UX Developer
7 2 (4.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) CSS
1 45 (93.75%) HTML
2 36 (75.00%) jQuery
3 30 (62.50%) XML
4 24 (50.00%) Web Services
5 17 (35.42%) .NET
6 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (31.25%) RESTful
7 15 (31.25%) SOAP
7 15 (31.25%) XForms
7 15 (31.25%) XSLT
8 11 (22.92%) CSS3
8 11 (22.92%) HTML5
8 11 (22.92%) RequireJS
9 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 8 (16.67%) XHTML
12 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) W3C
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 3 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) iSeries
5 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Android
1 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
1 7 (14.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) OO
2 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (64.58%) TDD
4 28 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (52.08%) MVC
5 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
6 23 (47.92%) Scrum
7 16 (33.33%) UML
8 15 (31.25%) Data Modelling
8 15 (31.25%) Regression Testing
8 15 (31.25%) Software Testing
9 10 (20.83%) BDD
9 10 (20.83%) OOP
10 8 (16.67%) Analytics
10 8 (16.67%) SOA
11 5 (10.42%) Server Building
12 4 (8.33%) Coaching
12 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) C#
4 15 (31.25%) Java
5 14 (29.17%) XPath
6 9 (18.75%) Perl
7 8 (16.67%) PHP
8 5 (10.42%) Go
8 5 (10.42%) Python
8 5 (10.42%) Ruby
8 5 (10.42%) Scala
9 1 (2.08%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) IBM
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