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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 32 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.19% 6.30% 8.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.06% 18.94% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 23
Median daily rate £425 £328 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -32.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £310 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £388 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +52.75%

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
85 132 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.02% 33.25% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 115 78
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £294 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) Symfony
6 2 (22.22%) LINQ
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) gulp
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile First
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS

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 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Grunt
1 2 (22.22%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) LINQ
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) Smarty
6 2 (22.22%) Symfony
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
7 1 (11.11%) JPA
7 1 (11.11%) JSF
7 1 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile First
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) PHP 5
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) SAP