The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 35 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.17% 2.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £350 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 30.74% 25.90% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 30 19
Average daily rate £413 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the Croydon region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) W3C
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (57.14%) Local Government
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Durandal
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (85.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) GIMP
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (57.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Cordova
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) Durandal
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript