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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 127 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 75 94 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.63% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 5.48% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 89
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£450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £314 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £40.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +41.22%
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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
1718 1714 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.44% 29.78% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1303 1592
Average daily rate £440 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 128 (83.66%) JavaScript
2 109 (71.24%) HTML
3 103 (67.32%) jQuery
4 88 (57.52%) CSS
5 80 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (45.10%) MVC
7 61 (39.87%) TDD
8 60 (39.22%) .NET
9 59 (38.56%) SQL Server
10 50 (32.68%) ASP.NET
10 50 (32.68%) C#
11 48 (31.37%) HTML5
12 47 (30.72%) Java
13 36 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (22.88%) XML
15 34 (22.22%) SQL
15 34 (22.22%) JSON
16 33 (21.57%) Spring
16 33 (21.57%) Web Services
17 31 (20.26%) J2EE
17 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
18 30 (19.61%) CSS3
18 30 (19.61%) Hibernate
18 30 (19.61%) .NET Framework
19 29 (18.95%) BDD
20 28 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (18.30%) MySQL
20 28 (18.30%) PHP
21 26 (16.99%) OO
22 24 (15.69%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.84%) Node.js
3 11 (7.19%) CMS
4 6 (3.92%) Lync
5 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.27%) WordPress
5 5 (3.27%) Apache
6 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.96%) IIS
7 3 (1.96%) JBoss
7 3 (1.96%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.31%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.31%) nginx
8 2 (1.31%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.65%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) Kentico
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) InfoPath
3 4 (2.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.96%) MS Office
4 3 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.58%) Office 365
3 6 (3.92%) Yammer
4 5 (3.27%) SaaS
5 3 (1.96%) Force.com
6 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) HTTP
2 4 (2.61%) Internet
3 2 (1.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.31%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (38.56%) SQL Server
2 36 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (18.30%) MySQL
4 19 (12.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (8.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (5.23%) DB2
9 7 (4.58%) Big Data
10 5 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.96%) Cognos Query Studio
13 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 20 (13.07%) Jasmine
2 15 (9.80%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.23%) Subversion
5 8 (5.23%) Grunt
6 6 (3.92%) ReSharper
7 5 (3.27%) NUnit
7 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.27%) Selenium
8 4 (2.61%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.96%) Yeoman
9 3 (1.96%) Bower
9 3 (1.96%) Maven
9 3 (1.96%) JIRA
9 3 (1.96%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (1.96%) Moq
9 3 (1.96%) gulp
10 2 (1.31%) Broccoli
General
1 17 (11.11%) Banking
2 15 (9.80%) Finance
3 13 (8.50%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.58%) Front Office
5 5 (3.27%) Publishing
6 4 (2.61%) Marketing
7 2 (1.31%) Arabic Language
7 2 (1.31%) Hindi Language
7 2 (1.31%) Retail
7 2 (1.31%) Advertising
7 2 (1.31%) Legal
7 2 (1.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 117 (76.47%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) .NET Developer
3 15 (9.80%) PHP Developer
3 15 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.15%) Web Developer
5 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Architect
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Consultant
10 7 (4.58%) Scala Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.92%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (71.24%) HTML
2 103 (67.32%) jQuery
3 88 (57.52%) CSS
4 60 (39.22%) .NET
5 50 (32.68%) ASP.NET
6 48 (31.37%) HTML5
7 35 (22.88%) XML
8 34 (22.22%) JSON
9 33 (21.57%) Spring
9 33 (21.57%) Web Services
10 31 (20.26%) J2EE
10 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
11 30 (19.61%) CSS3
11 30 (19.61%) Hibernate
11 30 (19.61%) .NET Framework
12 28 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (15.69%) Entity Framework
14 22 (14.38%) Spring MVC
15 18 (11.76%) LINQ
16 15 (9.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.23%) Algorithms
2 7 (4.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.27%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.96%) User Experience
6 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.31%) W3C
7 1 (0.65%) DTV
7 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.65%) RIA
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.15%) Linux
2 8 (5.23%) UNIX
3 2 (1.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.65%) CentOS
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (45.10%) MVC
3 61 (39.87%) TDD
4 29 (18.95%) BDD
5 26 (16.99%) OO
6 20 (13.07%) E-Commerce
6 20 (13.07%) Web Development
7 14 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (9.15%) Scrum
8 12 (7.84%) OOP
9 11 (7.19%) CRM
9 11 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.88%) Open Source
11 8 (5.23%) MapReduce
11 8 (5.23%) OOD
11 8 (5.23%) Project Management
12 7 (4.58%) SOA
12 7 (4.58%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.92%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (83.66%) JavaScript
2 50 (32.68%) C#
3 47 (30.72%) Java
4 34 (22.22%) SQL
5 28 (18.30%) PHP
6 20 (13.07%) Scala
7 9 (5.88%) Ruby
8 7 (4.58%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.61%) Python
9 4 (2.61%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.96%) PHP5
10 3 (1.96%) VBA
11 2 (1.31%) Perl
11 2 (1.31%) R
12 1 (0.65%) Groovy
12 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.65%) XQuery
12 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Vendors
1 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.84%) Telerik
2 12 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.61%) Adobe
3 4 (2.61%) IBM
4 3 (1.96%) Cognos
4 3 (1.96%) Maxymiser
5 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.31%) hybris
5 2 (1.31%) Zend
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Omniture
6 1 (0.65%) Google
6 1 (0.65%) OpenText
6 1 (0.65%) RedDot
6 1 (0.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Siebel
6 1 (0.65%) Progress
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