The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 54 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.58% 0.74% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 2.30% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
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
156 87 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.09% 32.34% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 60 85
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £417 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Ajax as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
3 19 (82.61%) jQuery
4 16 (69.57%) OO
5 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (65.22%) TDD
6 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
7 11 (47.83%) RESTful
7 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
8 10 (43.48%) XML
9 9 (39.13%) Perl
9 9 (39.13%) XHTML
9 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (34.78%) Selenium
10 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
10 8 (34.78%) Unix
10 8 (34.78%) SQL
11 7 (30.43%) Java
11 7 (30.43%) MVC
11 7 (30.43%) Scrum
11 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
11 7 (30.43%) Hudson
11 7 (30.43%) QUnit
11 7 (30.43%) Jasmine
11 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
11 7 (30.43%) Sinon.JS
11 7 (30.43%) RequireJS
12 6 (26.09%) CSS3
12 6 (26.09%) BDD

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.04%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Redis
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Selenium
3 7 (30.43%) Hudson
3 7 (30.43%) Jasmine
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) QUnit
3 7 (30.43%) Sinon.JS
4 6 (26.09%) Subversion
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) Trac
6 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.35%) Bower
8 1 (4.35%) Concordion
8 1 (4.35%) Grunt
8 1 (4.35%) NUnit
8 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Perl Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) CSS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) jQuery
3 11 (47.83%) RESTful
4 10 (43.48%) XML
5 9 (39.13%) XHTML
6 7 (30.43%) RequireJS
7 6 (26.09%) CSS3
7 6 (26.09%) HTML5
8 5 (21.74%) Kafka
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
9 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
9 4 (17.39%) Mojolicious
9 4 (17.39%) OAuth2
10 3 (13.04%) .NET
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
11 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
11 2 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) W3C
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 4 (17.39%) Android
2 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) OO
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) SOA
8 4 (17.39%) OOP
9 3 (13.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (8.70%) Coaching
10 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
10 2 (8.70%) Graceful Degradation
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) Perl
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) Go
5 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 5 (21.74%) Scala
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft