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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 134 73 89
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +16
Contract jobs citing Ajax 70 181 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.20% 2.54% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 8.53% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 128 100
Average daily rate
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£439 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +48.97%
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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
1722 2121 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.63% 29.81% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1628 1470
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £275
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 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £58.55 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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.

1 127 (81.41%) JavaScript
2 107 (68.59%) HTML
3 102 (65.38%) jQuery
4 89 (57.05%) CSS
5 88 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (50.64%) MVC
7 66 (42.31%) TDD
8 54 (34.62%) Java
9 52 (33.33%) HTML5
10 51 (32.69%) .NET
11 44 (28.21%) BDD
12 42 (26.92%) C#
13 41 (26.28%) ASP.NET
14 39 (25.00%) Web Services
15 38 (24.36%) Spring
16 36 (23.08%) XML
17 34 (21.79%) SQL Server
17 34 (21.79%) Scrum
18 33 (21.15%) JSON
18 33 (21.15%) CSS3
19 31 (19.87%) Spring MVC
19 31 (19.87%) J2EE
19 31 (19.87%) ASP.NET MVC
20 30 (19.23%) E-Commerce
21 29 (18.59%) SQL
22 28 (17.95%) Hibernate
23 26 (16.67%) .NET Framework
24 24 (15.38%) OO
24 24 (15.38%) Jasmine
25 23 (14.74%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (10.26%) CMS
2 11 (7.05%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.05%) Node.js
3 10 (6.41%) JBoss
3 10 (6.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.49%) Adobe CQ
5 7 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (3.21%) Liferay
7 5 (3.21%) Apache
8 4 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.28%) Confluence
9 2 (1.28%) IIS
9 2 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.28%) DNN
9 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.64%) GIMP
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.28%) Tridion
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.28%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.64%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) VoIP
2 2 (1.28%) LDAP
3 1 (0.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.64%) SNMP
3 1 (0.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.33%) MySQL
3 12 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.21%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.92%) SQLite
10 2 (1.28%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.64%) MS Access
11 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 22 (14.10%) Subversion
3 20 (12.82%) Visual Studio
4 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 11 (7.05%) JIRA
6 10 (6.41%) NUnit
7 9 (5.77%) SpecFlow
8 8 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (4.49%) Selenium
9 7 (4.49%) Maven
9 7 (4.49%) JUnit
10 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.21%) MSTest
11 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (2.56%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.56%) Grunt
13 3 (1.92%) Hudson
13 3 (1.92%) NSubstitute
13 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (10.26%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Banking
3 7 (4.49%) Retail
3 7 (4.49%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.85%) Legal
5 5 (3.21%) Marketing
6 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Front Office
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 131 (83.97%) Developer
2 32 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 23 (14.74%) Senior Developer
5 20 (12.82%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (8.97%) Web Developer
7 11 (7.05%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Architect
10 5 (3.21%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.21%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (2.56%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (2.56%) UI Developer
11 4 (2.56%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.56%) UI Programmer
12 3 (1.92%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (68.59%) HTML
2 102 (65.38%) jQuery
3 89 (57.05%) CSS
4 52 (33.33%) HTML5
5 51 (32.69%) .NET
6 41 (26.28%) ASP.NET
7 39 (25.00%) Web Services
8 38 (24.36%) Spring
9 36 (23.08%) XML
10 33 (21.15%) JSON
10 33 (21.15%) CSS3
11 31 (19.87%) Spring MVC
11 31 (19.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (19.87%) J2EE
12 28 (17.95%) Hibernate
13 26 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 23 (14.74%) REST
15 21 (13.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (12.18%) AngularJS
17 14 (8.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) User Experience
2 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.56%) Social Media
4 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.92%) Open Source
5 3 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.92%) W3C
5 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.28%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.28%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) Life Science
7 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.77%) UNIX
2 7 (4.49%) Linux
3 6 (3.85%) Android
3 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.92%) Windows
5 1 (0.64%) webOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.64%) VMS
5 1 (0.64%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (50.64%) MVC
3 66 (42.31%) TDD
4 44 (28.21%) BDD
5 34 (21.79%) Scrum
6 30 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 24 (15.38%) OO
8 23 (14.74%) Web Development
9 17 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.62%) Extreme Programming
10 15 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.77%) SOA
13 8 (5.13%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.49%) SEO
14 7 (4.49%) Dependency Injection
15 6 (3.85%) Web Design
15 6 (3.85%) User Stories
16 5 (3.21%) Workflow
16 5 (3.21%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (81.41%) JavaScript
2 54 (34.62%) Java
3 42 (26.92%) C#
4 29 (18.59%) SQL
5 13 (8.33%) PHP
6 7 (4.49%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.49%) Scala
7 6 (3.85%) Ruby
8 5 (3.21%) C++
9 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.92%) Python
10 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.92%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.28%) XPath
11 2 (1.28%) PHP5
11 2 (1.28%) C
12 1 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) WCAG
2 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) OpenSSO
1 2 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.05%) Oracle
3 8 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 7 (4.49%) Google
5 4 (2.56%) Telerik
6 3 (1.92%) Endeca
6 3 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.28%) Zend
7 2 (1.28%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.28%) Ektron
7 2 (1.28%) hybris
7 2 (1.28%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.28%) Twitter
7 2 (1.28%) Sun
7 2 (1.28%) BEA
8 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.64%) ATG
8 1 (0.64%) RedDot
8 1 (0.64%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.64%) Progress
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
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Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
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