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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 125 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Ajax 77 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 1.47% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 4.93% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 69 75
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.72 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £29.96
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +8.47%
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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
1639 1865 1806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.91% 29.81% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1417 1422
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 20
Average hourly rate £19.72 £41.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.91% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £37.30 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £190.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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.

1 121 (85.21%) JavaScript
2 94 (66.20%) HTML
3 91 (64.08%) jQuery
4 76 (53.52%) CSS
5 67 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (43.66%) MVC
7 54 (38.03%) SQL Server
8 53 (37.32%) .NET
9 49 (34.51%) TDD
10 47 (33.10%) ASP.NET
11 46 (32.39%) C#
12 45 (31.69%) HTML5
13 42 (29.58%) JSON
14 40 (28.17%) Java
15 37 (26.06%) SQL
16 35 (24.65%) XML
17 32 (22.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 30 (21.13%) .NET Framework
18 30 (21.13%) PHP
18 30 (21.13%) CSS3
18 30 (21.13%) AngularJS
19 29 (20.42%) OO
20 28 (19.72%) Web Services
20 28 (19.72%) Spring
21 26 (18.31%) J2EE
21 26 (18.31%) MySQL
22 25 (17.61%) Entity Framework
23 24 (16.90%) Hibernate
24 23 (16.20%) BDD
25 22 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (10.56%) SharePoint
1 15 (10.56%) Node.js
2 13 (9.15%) CMS
3 7 (4.93%) Apache
4 6 (4.23%) Lync
5 4 (2.82%) IIS
5 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.11%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.11%) WordPress
7 2 (1.41%) JBoss
7 2 (1.41%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.41%) nginx
7 2 (1.41%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.41%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.70%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) Kentico
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) InfoPath
2 4 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.70%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.23%) Office 365
2 6 (4.23%) Yammer
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.82%) SaaS
4 3 (2.11%) Force.com
5 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) HTTP
2 2 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (18.31%) MySQL
4 15 (10.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (10.56%) Relational Database
5 12 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.93%) DB2
8 6 (4.23%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.23%) Big Data
8 6 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.11%) Cognos Query Studio
11 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.86%) Jasmine
3 12 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.75%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.75%) Subversion
5 8 (5.63%) Grunt
6 7 (4.93%) ReSharper
6 7 (4.93%) Selenium
7 6 (4.23%) Moq
8 5 (3.52%) NUnit
8 5 (3.52%) JIRA
9 4 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (2.82%) Maven
9 4 (2.82%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.82%) MSTest
10 3 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (2.11%) Yeoman
10 3 (2.11%) Bower
10 3 (2.11%) Toad
General
1 14 (9.86%) Banking
2 9 (6.34%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.23%) Publishing
4 5 (3.52%) Finance
5 4 (2.82%) Front Office
5 4 (2.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Back Office
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.41%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.41%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (76.76%) Developer
2 21 (14.79%) .NET Developer
3 19 (13.38%) Web Developer
4 18 (12.68%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.86%) PHP Developer
6 12 (8.45%) Architect
6 12 (8.45%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (5.63%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) Front-End Web Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) CRM Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.52%) UI Programmer
10 5 (3.52%) UI Developer
11 4 (2.82%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (66.20%) HTML
2 91 (64.08%) jQuery
3 76 (53.52%) CSS
4 53 (37.32%) .NET
5 47 (33.10%) ASP.NET
6 45 (31.69%) HTML5
7 42 (29.58%) JSON
8 35 (24.65%) XML
9 30 (21.13%) .NET Framework
9 30 (21.13%) CSS3
9 30 (21.13%) AngularJS
10 28 (19.72%) Web Services
10 28 (19.72%) Spring
11 26 (18.31%) J2EE
12 25 (17.61%) Entity Framework
13 24 (16.90%) Hibernate
14 22 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (12.68%) LINQ
15 18 (12.68%) Spring MVC
16 16 (11.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) Open Source
2 7 (4.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.23%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.82%) User Experience
4 4 (2.82%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.11%) Social Media
5 3 (2.11%) W3C
6 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.70%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) RIA
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.45%) Linux
2 9 (6.34%) UNIX
3 2 (1.41%) Windows
3 2 (1.41%) VMS
3 2 (1.41%) OpenVMS
4 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (43.66%) MVC
3 49 (34.51%) TDD
4 29 (20.42%) OO
5 23 (16.20%) BDD
6 19 (13.38%) Scrum
7 17 (11.97%) Web Development
8 16 (11.27%) OOP
8 16 (11.27%) Project Management
9 15 (10.56%) E-Commerce
10 14 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (9.15%) CRM
12 11 (7.75%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.63%) SOA
14 7 (4.93%) MapReduce
14 7 (4.93%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (4.23%) OOD
15 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (4.23%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (85.21%) JavaScript
2 46 (32.39%) C#
3 40 (28.17%) Java
4 37 (26.06%) SQL
5 30 (21.13%) PHP
6 11 (7.75%) Scala
7 8 (5.63%) Ruby
8 4 (2.82%) Python
8 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.82%) PHP5
8 4 (2.82%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.11%) VBA
9 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.41%) C++
10 2 (1.41%) C
10 2 (1.41%) R
11 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.70%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.86%) Oracle
3 12 (8.45%) Telerik
4 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.82%) Adobe
4 4 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.11%) Maxymiser
5 3 (2.11%) Zend
5 3 (2.11%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.11%) IBM
5 3 (2.11%) Cognos
6 2 (1.41%) Google
6 2 (1.41%) Twitter
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) Ektron
7 1 (0.70%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.70%) Facebook
7 1 (0.70%) OpenText
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
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