The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 130 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 70 156 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 2.17% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 7.34% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 120 105
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £14.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +40.81%
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1752 2124 2130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.76% 29.50% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1610 1631
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -6.01%
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 the City of London

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 145 (84.30%) JavaScript
2 121 (70.35%) HTML
3 111 (64.53%) jQuery
4 104 (60.47%) CSS
5 97 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (48.84%) MVC
7 72 (41.86%) TDD
8 65 (37.79%) .NET
9 61 (35.47%) Java
10 51 (29.65%) C#
11 50 (29.07%) ASP.NET
12 48 (27.91%) HTML5
13 47 (27.33%) BDD
14 44 (25.58%) XML
15 40 (23.26%) SQL Server
16 39 (22.67%) Web Services
16 39 (22.67%) JSON
17 38 (22.09%) Scrum
17 38 (22.09%) E-Commerce
18 37 (21.51%) Spring
19 36 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (19.77%) SQL
21 32 (18.60%) CSS3
22 30 (17.44%) .NET Framework
22 30 (17.44%) J2EE
22 30 (17.44%) REST
23 29 (16.86%) Hibernate
24 28 (16.28%) AngularJS
25 27 (15.70%) Subversion
25 27 (15.70%) Spring MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (8.72%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.14%) CMS
3 13 (7.56%) Node.js
4 11 (6.40%) WebLogic
5 10 (5.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (4.65%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.65%) Adobe CQ
7 7 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.91%) Umbraco
9 5 (2.91%) Liferay
10 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.33%) DNN
10 4 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.74%) Apache
12 2 (1.16%) IIS
12 2 (1.16%) OpenEdge
12 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (1.16%) Kentico
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.58%) GIMP
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
1 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Force.com
4 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) HTTP
1 3 (1.74%) VoIP
2 2 (1.16%) LDAP
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) SSH
3 1 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.58%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) FTP
3 1 (0.58%) SNMP
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.72%) MySQL
3 11 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.23%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.74%) SQLite
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.16%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Subversion
2 26 (15.12%) Jasmine
3 24 (13.95%) Visual Studio
4 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.23%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.07%) NUnit
6 7 (4.07%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.49%) Maven
7 6 (3.49%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.91%) Capybara
8 5 (2.91%) JIRA
8 5 (2.91%) IntelliJ
8 5 (2.91%) JUnit
9 4 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (2.33%) Sublime Text
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.74%) Moq
10 3 (1.74%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (15.12%) Finance
2 19 (11.05%) Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Investment Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Retail
4 6 (3.49%) Legal
5 5 (2.91%) Marketing
6 3 (1.74%) Front Office
6 3 (1.74%) Law
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 148 (86.05%) Developer
2 38 (22.09%) .NET Developer
3 31 (18.02%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.05%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.14%) Front-End Developer
6 13 (7.56%) C# Developer
6 13 (7.56%) Web Developer
7 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Architect
9 8 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (4.65%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.07%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.91%) iOS Developer
12 5 (2.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.33%) Analyst
13 4 (2.33%) ASP Developer
13 4 (2.33%) PHP Developer
13 4 (2.33%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (70.35%) HTML
2 111 (64.53%) jQuery
3 104 (60.47%) CSS
4 65 (37.79%) .NET
5 50 (29.07%) ASP.NET
6 48 (27.91%) HTML5
7 44 (25.58%) XML
8 39 (22.67%) Web Services
8 39 (22.67%) JSON
9 37 (21.51%) Spring
10 36 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (18.60%) CSS3
12 30 (17.44%) .NET Framework
12 30 (17.44%) J2EE
12 30 (17.44%) REST
13 29 (16.86%) Hibernate
14 28 (16.28%) AngularJS
15 27 (15.70%) Spring MVC
16 21 (12.21%) WCF
17 20 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) User Experience
2 8 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.33%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.33%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.74%) Social Media
5 3 (1.74%) Open Source
5 3 (1.74%) iPhone
5 3 (1.74%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.74%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.74%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.74%) W3C
6 2 (1.16%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.16%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.16%) RIA
6 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) UNIX
2 8 (4.65%) Linux
2 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 8 (4.65%) Android
3 5 (2.91%) Windows
4 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.58%) webOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (48.84%) MVC
3 72 (41.86%) TDD
4 47 (27.33%) BDD
5 38 (22.09%) Scrum
5 38 (22.09%) E-Commerce
6 27 (15.70%) OO
7 24 (13.95%) Web Development
8 19 (11.05%) Extreme Programming
9 18 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (9.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (6.40%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.23%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.65%) SOA
13 8 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (4.07%) iOS Development
15 6 (3.49%) Configuration Management
15 6 (3.49%) User Stories
16 5 (2.91%) Kanban
16 5 (2.91%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 145 (84.30%) JavaScript
2 61 (35.47%) Java
3 51 (29.65%) C#
4 34 (19.77%) SQL
5 14 (8.14%) PHP
6 11 (6.40%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.81%) Ruby
8 8 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.07%) Scala
10 6 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.49%) C++
10 6 (3.49%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.91%) Python
12 4 (2.33%) VBScript
12 4 (2.33%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (2.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) MCSD
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Oracle
2 10 (5.81%) Sitecore
3 9 (5.23%) JBoss
4 6 (3.49%) Adobe
4 6 (3.49%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.74%) Telerik
5 3 (1.74%) Zend
6 2 (1.16%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.16%) CODA
6 2 (1.16%) Sun
6 2 (1.16%) BEA
6 2 (1.16%) Progress
6 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.16%) hybris
7 1 (0.58%) Twitter
7 1 (0.58%) RedDot
7 1 (0.58%) ATG
7 1 (0.58%) Endeca
7 1 (0.58%) Google
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