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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 136 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 64 153 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 2.25% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 7.56% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 108 92
Average daily rate
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£400 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +15.87%
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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
1678 2023 1853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.74% 29.76% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1533 1445
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 December 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.

1 112 (83.58%) JavaScript
2 92 (68.66%) HTML
3 86 (64.18%) jQuery
4 79 (58.96%) CSS
5 74 (55.22%) MVC
5 74 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (42.54%) TDD
7 48 (35.82%) HTML5
8 47 (35.07%) .NET
9 43 (32.09%) C#
10 39 (29.10%) ASP.NET
11 37 (27.61%) Java
12 36 (26.87%) BDD
13 35 (26.12%) XML
14 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
15 33 (24.63%) Scrum
16 32 (23.88%) JSON
17 31 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (23.13%) CSS3
18 30 (22.39%) SQL
19 29 (21.64%) Web Services
19 29 (21.64%) Spring
20 24 (17.91%) .NET Framework
20 24 (17.91%) Spring MVC
20 24 (17.91%) J2EE
20 24 (17.91%) E-Commerce
21 23 (17.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 22 (16.42%) Hibernate
23 21 (15.67%) AngularJS
24 18 (13.43%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (13.43%) CMS
2 14 (10.45%) Node.js
3 10 (7.46%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.72%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (5.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.48%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (3.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.99%) Apache
8 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.24%) JBoss
10 2 (1.49%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.49%) DNN
10 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.49%) IIS
10 2 (1.49%) Confluence
11 1 (0.75%) Kentico
11 1 (0.75%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.48%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.49%) Tridion
3 1 (0.75%) Magento
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.49%) Basecamp
2 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) LDAP
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
1 1 (0.75%) SNMP
1 1 (0.75%) Intranet
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.97%) MySQL
5 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.75%) DB2
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Visual Studio
1 17 (12.69%) Jasmine
2 16 (11.94%) Subversion
3 14 (10.45%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.96%) JIRA
5 9 (6.72%) NUnit
5 9 (6.72%) Selenium
6 8 (5.97%) SpecFlow
6 8 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.22%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.48%) MSTest
9 5 (3.73%) Moq
9 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.73%) JUnit
9 5 (3.73%) Maven
10 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.99%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.24%) Mockito
11 3 (2.24%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.24%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.48%) Retail
5 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
5 3 (2.24%) Publishing
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Front Office
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 110 (82.09%) Developer
2 24 (17.91%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Senior Developer
4 20 (14.93%) .NET Developer
5 19 (14.18%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (6.72%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.72%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.22%) Architect
8 5 (3.73%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (3.73%) PHP Developer
9 4 (2.99%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (2.99%) UI Developer
9 4 (2.99%) ServiceNow Developer
9 4 (2.99%) UI Programmer
9 4 (2.99%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.24%) Scala Developer
10 3 (2.24%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (68.66%) HTML
2 86 (64.18%) jQuery
3 79 (58.96%) CSS
4 48 (35.82%) HTML5
5 47 (35.07%) .NET
6 39 (29.10%) ASP.NET
7 35 (26.12%) XML
8 32 (23.88%) JSON
9 31 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (23.13%) CSS3
10 29 (21.64%) Web Services
10 29 (21.64%) Spring
11 24 (17.91%) .NET Framework
11 24 (17.91%) Spring MVC
11 24 (17.91%) J2EE
12 23 (17.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 22 (16.42%) Hibernate
14 21 (15.67%) AngularJS
15 15 (11.19%) REST
16 13 (9.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) User Experience
2 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.24%) Open Source
3 3 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.24%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.24%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.49%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.49%) W3C
4 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.22%) UNIX
2 6 (4.48%) Linux
3 4 (2.99%) Windows
4 3 (2.24%) Android
5 2 (1.49%) VMS
5 2 (1.49%) OpenVMS
5 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) webOS
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (55.22%) MVC
1 74 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (42.54%) TDD
3 36 (26.87%) BDD
4 33 (24.63%) Scrum
5 24 (17.91%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.43%) Web Development
6 18 (13.43%) OO
7 15 (11.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.97%) Extreme Programming
9 8 (5.97%) Project Management
10 7 (5.22%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (5.22%) SEO
10 7 (5.22%) SOA
11 5 (3.73%) OOP
11 5 (3.73%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.73%) Workflow
11 5 (3.73%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (83.58%) JavaScript
2 43 (32.09%) C#
3 37 (27.61%) Java
4 30 (22.39%) SQL
5 11 (8.21%) PHP
6 7 (5.22%) Scala
7 4 (2.99%) Ruby
7 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.24%) C
8 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.24%) PHP5
9 2 (1.49%) XPath
9 2 (1.49%) Python
9 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
2 1 (0.75%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.72%) Sitecore
3 7 (5.22%) Oracle
3 7 (5.22%) Google
4 5 (3.73%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.73%) Telerik
5 4 (2.99%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.24%) Zend
6 3 (2.24%) Endeca
7 2 (1.49%) Twitter
7 2 (1.49%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.49%) Ektron
7 2 (1.49%) hybris
8 1 (0.75%) Canoo
8 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.75%) Progress
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.75%) Adobe
8 1 (0.75%) Sun
8 1 (0.75%) BEA
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