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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 122 124 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 31 65 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 1.26% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.14% 4.16% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 56
Average daily rate £550 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £263 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+56.71% +1.51%
Ajax
London

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
987 1561 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.37% 30.36% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 1258 1288
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
3 31 (57.41%) jQuery
4 30 (55.56%) TDD
4 30 (55.56%) Java
5 26 (48.15%) HTML
6 24 (44.44%) CSS
7 20 (37.04%) Mentoring
8 17 (31.48%) MVC
8 17 (31.48%) Scrum
9 16 (29.63%) .NET
9 16 (29.63%) BDD
10 15 (27.78%) J2EE
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 14 (25.93%) C#
12 13 (24.07%) SQL
12 13 (24.07%) XML
12 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
12 13 (24.07%) Spring
12 13 (24.07%) MongoDB
12 13 (24.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (24.07%) RESTful
13 12 (22.22%) Kanban
13 12 (22.22%) HTML5
13 12 (22.22%) Jasmine
13 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
14 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
14 11 (20.37%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (18.52%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.41%) CMS
2 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
1 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (24.07%) MongoDB
3 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
4 9 (16.67%) MySQL
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.41%) Big Data
7 4 (7.41%) HBase
8 3 (5.56%) DB2
8 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 7 (12.96%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) Grunt
5 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.85%) gulp
5 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Mocha
5 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.37%) Banking
2 10 (18.52%) Investment Banking
2 10 (18.52%) Publishing
3 8 (14.81%) Finance
4 6 (11.11%) Back Office
5 3 (5.56%) Games
6 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (1.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 47 (87.04%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Scala Developer
4 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Developer
5 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.96%) SQL Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Apache Spark Developer
7 6 (11.11%) ASP Developer
7 6 (11.11%) AWS Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 6 (11.11%) Cassandra Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Silverlight Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) jQuery
2 26 (48.15%) HTML
3 24 (44.44%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) .NET
5 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 15 (27.78%) J2EE
6 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
6 13 (24.07%) RESTful
6 13 (24.07%) Spring
6 13 (24.07%) XML
7 12 (22.22%) HTML5
8 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (20.37%) Play Framework
9 10 (18.52%) Akka
9 10 (18.52%) WCF
10 9 (16.67%) Web Services
11 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
12 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (12.96%) JSON
12 7 (12.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.70%) Market Risk
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) TDD
3 20 (37.04%) Mentoring
4 17 (31.48%) MVC
4 17 (31.48%) Scrum
5 16 (29.63%) BDD
6 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 12 (22.22%) Kanban
8 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
9 8 (14.81%) Front End Development
9 8 (14.81%) OO
10 7 (12.96%) Web Development
11 6 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 6 (11.11%) Logistics
11 6 (11.11%) MVVM
11 6 (11.11%) Risk Management
11 6 (11.11%) User Stories
11 6 (11.11%) Web Application Development
12 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
2 30 (55.56%) Java
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 11 (20.37%) Scala
6 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) Groovy
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.85%) SOQL
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Google
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.85%) ATG
3 1 (1.85%) BEA
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) hybris
3 1 (1.85%) Perforce
3 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.85%) Telerik
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