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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 51 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 5 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.13% 2.62% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 9.71% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Average daily rate
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£215 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +27.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
- +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
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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
126 103 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.44% 27.03% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 78 30
Average daily rate £270 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (50.00%) SAML
4 4 (50.00%) JDBC
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (50.00%) Struts
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Shibboleth
4 4 (50.00%) Spring Security
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) OO

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Designer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Struts
4 4 (50.00%) JDBC
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) SAML
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Spring Security
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Mojolicious
6 1 (12.50%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) RAD
1 4 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow