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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 127 111 115
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 72 93 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.32% 1.56% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.51% 5.23% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 75 78
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £257 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £540 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.25 £31.46
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +37.47%
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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
1598 1779 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.33% 29.82% 28.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1294 1380 1438
Average daily rate £425 £438 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 25
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015, 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.

1 122 (84.72%) JavaScript
2 97 (67.36%) HTML
3 94 (65.28%) jQuery
4 79 (54.86%) CSS
5 70 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (45.14%) MVC
7 57 (39.58%) SQL Server
8 54 (37.50%) .NET
9 50 (34.72%) TDD
10 48 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 47 (32.64%) C#
12 45 (31.25%) HTML5
13 40 (27.78%) Java
14 38 (26.39%) JSON
15 37 (25.69%) SQL
16 36 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 35 (24.31%) XML
18 33 (22.92%) .NET Framework
18 33 (22.92%) AngularJS
19 30 (20.83%) PHP
19 30 (20.83%) OO
20 29 (20.14%) Web Services
21 28 (19.44%) Spring
21 28 (19.44%) Entity Framework
21 28 (19.44%) CSS3
22 27 (18.75%) MySQL
23 26 (18.06%) J2EE
24 25 (17.36%) Hibernate
24 25 (17.36%) BDD
25 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (10.42%) Node.js
1 15 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.03%) CMS
3 6 (4.17%) Apache
3 6 (4.17%) Lync
4 5 (3.47%) WordPress
5 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (1.39%) JBoss
7 2 (1.39%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.39%) nginx
7 2 (1.39%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.39%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.69%) Confluence
8 1 (0.69%) Kentico
8 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.78%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.08%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.39%) MS Office
4 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.17%) Yammer
2 6 (4.17%) Office 365
3 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.08%) Force.com
3 3 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Intranet
3 1 (0.69%) Firewall
3 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 36 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (18.75%) MySQL
4 18 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (9.72%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.86%) DB2
9 6 (4.17%) Big Data
10 5 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.78%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.08%) Cognos Query Studio
12 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 12 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.64%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.94%) Subversion
6 8 (5.56%) ReSharper
7 7 (4.86%) Grunt
7 7 (4.86%) Selenium
8 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.47%) Moq
8 5 (3.47%) NUnit
9 4 (2.78%) Maven
9 4 (2.78%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.08%) MSTest
10 3 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (2.08%) Yeoman
10 3 (2.08%) Bower
10 3 (2.08%) JIRA
10 3 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.39%) Ant
General
1 15 (10.42%) Banking
2 12 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Finance
3 6 (4.17%) Publishing
4 5 (3.47%) Front Office
5 4 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.39%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.39%) Legal
6 2 (1.39%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.39%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 112 (77.78%) Developer
2 23 (15.97%) .NET Developer
3 17 (11.81%) Web Developer
4 15 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.72%) PHP Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Architect
8 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.47%) UI Programmer
10 5 (3.47%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.47%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (67.36%) HTML
2 94 (65.28%) jQuery
3 79 (54.86%) CSS
4 54 (37.50%) .NET
5 48 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 45 (31.25%) HTML5
7 38 (26.39%) JSON
8 35 (24.31%) XML
9 33 (22.92%) .NET Framework
9 33 (22.92%) AngularJS
10 29 (20.14%) Web Services
11 28 (19.44%) Spring
11 28 (19.44%) Entity Framework
11 28 (19.44%) CSS3
12 26 (18.06%) J2EE
13 25 (17.36%) Hibernate
14 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (12.50%) Spring MVC
15 18 (12.50%) LINQ
15 18 (12.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.86%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.08%) User Experience
5 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.39%) W3C
5 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.39%) Social Media
6 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.69%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) RIA
6 1 (0.69%) DTV
6 1 (0.69%) NHS
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Linux
2 8 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.69%) CentOS
3 1 (0.69%) VMS
3 1 (0.69%) OpenVMS
3 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (45.14%) MVC
3 50 (34.72%) TDD
4 30 (20.83%) OO
5 25 (17.36%) BDD
6 18 (12.50%) Web Development
7 17 (11.81%) OOP
7 17 (11.81%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (10.42%) Scrum
9 13 (9.03%) Project Management
10 12 (8.33%) CRM
10 12 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.56%) Open Source
13 7 (4.86%) MapReduce
13 7 (4.86%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (4.86%) OOD
14 6 (4.17%) SOA
14 6 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 122 (84.72%) JavaScript
2 47 (32.64%) C#
3 40 (27.78%) Java
4 37 (25.69%) SQL
5 30 (20.83%) PHP
6 14 (9.72%) Scala
7 8 (5.56%) Ruby
8 4 (2.78%) Python
8 4 (2.78%) PHP5
8 4 (2.78%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.08%) VBA
9 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.39%) R
11 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.69%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.69%) C
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Vendors
1 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) Telerik
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle
4 4 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.08%) Maxymiser
5 3 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.08%) Zend
5 3 (2.08%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.08%) IBM
5 3 (2.08%) Adobe
5 3 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (0.69%) Facebook
6 1 (0.69%) Twitter
6 1 (0.69%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.69%) hybris
6 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) RedDot
6 1 (0.69%) OpenText
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