The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dorset region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 24 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.32% 2.07% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 9.62% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£175 £350 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £310 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £410 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £314
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -11.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.55% 21.58% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 34
Average daily rate £288 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £263 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Ajax
South West

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 28 July 2014. 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
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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 +11 3 £175 -50.00% 3
Poole - - - - 1
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) DHTML
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Ektron