The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 33 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.38% 1.48% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 8.11% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
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
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.94% 18.23% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 35
Average daily rate £400 £250 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -48.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £225 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £333 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Average hourly rate £42.25 £32.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.03% -30.43%
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 Dorset

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Dorset region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -6 1 - - 4
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL