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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 141 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 70 88 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 1.50% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 5.11% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 62 94
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£463 £431 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +12.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £332 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.41% +8.77%
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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
1794 1723 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.37% 29.45% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1289 1654
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.02 £16.00 £30.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +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 30 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 30 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.

1 129 (83.77%) JavaScript
2 110 (71.43%) HTML
3 105 (68.18%) jQuery
4 87 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (56.49%) CSS
5 65 (42.21%) MVC
6 64 (41.56%) TDD
7 62 (40.26%) SQL Server
8 59 (38.31%) .NET
9 53 (34.42%) HTML5
10 50 (32.47%) ASP.NET
11 49 (31.82%) C#
12 48 (31.17%) Java
13 40 (25.97%) XML
14 39 (25.32%) JSON
15 36 (23.38%) Spring
16 34 (22.08%) J2EE
16 34 (22.08%) Web Services
16 34 (22.08%) Hibernate
17 33 (21.43%) SQL
17 33 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (21.43%) AngularJS
18 32 (20.78%) CSS3
19 30 (19.48%) .NET Framework
20 29 (18.83%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (16.88%) BDD
22 25 (16.23%) Entity Framework
22 25 (16.23%) Web Development
22 25 (16.23%) MySQL
22 25 (16.23%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 13 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.79%) Node.js
3 11 (7.14%) CMS
4 7 (4.55%) WordPress
5 6 (3.90%) Apache
5 6 (3.90%) Lync
6 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.95%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.95%) JBoss
8 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.30%) nginx
9 2 (1.30%) Confluence
9 2 (1.30%) Sitefinity
9 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.30%) Drupal
9 2 (1.30%) IIS
9 2 (1.30%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 12 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.95%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.55%) Office 365
3 6 (3.90%) Yammer
4 5 (3.25%) SaaS
5 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) HTTP
2 5 (3.25%) Internet
3 2 (1.30%) Firewall
3 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 33 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (16.23%) MySQL
4 17 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (9.74%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.44%) DB2
8 11 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (6.49%) MongoDB
9 10 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (5.84%) NoSQL
11 7 (4.55%) Big Data
12 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (11.69%) Jasmine
2 13 (8.44%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.79%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.84%) Subversion
5 8 (5.19%) ReSharper
6 6 (3.90%) Grunt
6 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.25%) NUnit
8 4 (2.60%) Maven
8 4 (2.60%) JIRA
8 4 (2.60%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (1.95%) Moq
10 2 (1.30%) Mockito
10 2 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.30%) Ant
10 2 (1.30%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 17 (11.04%) Finance
1 17 (11.04%) Banking
2 12 (7.79%) Investment Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Front Office
4 4 (2.60%) Publishing
5 3 (1.95%) Advertising
5 3 (1.95%) Marketing
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 121 (78.57%) Developer
2 25 (16.23%) .NET Developer
3 16 (10.39%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Architect
7 11 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (6.49%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.19%) Scala Developer
9 8 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Consultant
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (3.90%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (71.43%) HTML
2 105 (68.18%) jQuery
3 87 (56.49%) CSS
4 59 (38.31%) .NET
5 53 (34.42%) HTML5
6 50 (32.47%) ASP.NET
7 40 (25.97%) XML
8 39 (25.32%) JSON
9 36 (23.38%) Spring
10 34 (22.08%) Hibernate
10 34 (22.08%) J2EE
10 34 (22.08%) Web Services
11 33 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 32 (20.78%) CSS3
13 30 (19.48%) .NET Framework
14 29 (18.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (16.23%) Entity Framework
16 20 (12.99%) Spring MVC
17 18 (11.69%) XSL
17 18 (11.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.19%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.90%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.60%) User Experience
5 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) W3C
6 1 (0.65%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.69%) Linux
2 14 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (1.30%) 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 87 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (42.21%) MVC
3 64 (41.56%) TDD
4 26 (16.88%) BDD
5 25 (16.23%) Web Development
5 25 (16.23%) OO
6 18 (11.69%) E-Commerce
6 18 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.74%) Scrum
8 14 (9.09%) OOP
8 14 (9.09%) Open Source
9 13 (8.44%) Mobile Application Development
10 11 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (5.84%) CRM
11 9 (5.84%) Project Management
12 8 (5.19%) MapReduce
12 8 (5.19%) DevOps
12 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.55%) Kanban
14 6 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (83.77%) JavaScript
2 49 (31.82%) C#
3 48 (31.17%) Java
4 33 (21.43%) SQL
5 25 (16.23%) PHP
6 21 (13.64%) Scala
7 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.55%) Ruby
9 2 (1.30%) PHP5
9 2 (1.30%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.30%) Python
9 2 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (0.65%) XQuery
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Vendors
1 22 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.74%) Oracle
3 13 (8.44%) Telerik
4 3 (1.95%) Adobe
5 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.30%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.30%) Twitter
5 2 (1.30%) Zend
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.65%) hybris
6 1 (0.65%) Maxymiser
6 1 (0.65%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.65%) Facebook
6 1 (0.65%) Omniture
6 1 (0.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Siebel
6 1 (0.65%) Progress
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £425 - £525 Per Day please send cv
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago