The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 43 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 53 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.26% 1.38% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.48% 4.41% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 13
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£325 £299 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% -3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £264 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £353 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £36.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-16.43% +41.85%
Ajax
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
366 499 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.54% 31.36% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 261 166
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 41
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Northamptonshire - 19 £448 - 1
Leicestershire +17 7 £325 -7.14% 4
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £350 +12.90% 6
Lincolnshire - 6 - - 3
Derbyshire -2 2 £310 +16.98% 5
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 65 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 53 (70.67%) CSS
3 46 (61.33%) HTML
4 41 (54.67%) C#
5 39 (52.00%) jQuery
6 36 (48.00%) JSON
6 36 (48.00%) .NET
7 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
7 32 (42.67%) XML
8 31 (41.33%) MVC
8 31 (41.33%) CSS3
9 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (29.33%) REST
11 21 (28.00%) OO
12 20 (26.67%) Sass
13 19 (25.33%) Mobile App
14 18 (24.00%) Finance
14 18 (24.00%) SQL
15 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
15 17 (22.67%) LESS
15 17 (22.67%) Backbone.js
15 17 (22.67%) HTML5
16 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
17 15 (20.00%) Photoshop
17 15 (20.00%) Adobe
17 15 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
18 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
19 13 (17.33%) CMS
20 12 (16.00%) WCF
20 12 (16.00%) User Experience

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (17.33%) CMS
2 7 (9.33%) WordPress
2 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.00%) Apache
4 4 (5.33%) Node.js
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.67%) Kentico
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Tridion
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) SSL
1 4 (5.33%) SSH
2 2 (2.67%) FTP
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.67%) DTS
6 2 (2.67%) MS Access
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.00%) Subversion
3 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.00%) Grunt
5 3 (4.00%) Yeoman
5 3 (4.00%) Bower
6 2 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.33%) JIRA
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) JUnit
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (94.67%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.67%) C# Developer
3 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 11 (14.67%) UI Developer
5 11 (14.67%) UI Programmer
6 7 (9.33%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (70.67%) CSS
2 46 (61.33%) HTML
3 39 (52.00%) jQuery
4 36 (48.00%) JSON
4 36 (48.00%) .NET
5 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
5 32 (42.67%) XML
6 31 (41.33%) CSS3
7 22 (29.33%) REST
8 20 (26.67%) Sass
9 17 (22.67%) LESS
9 17 (22.67%) Backbone.js
9 17 (22.67%) HTML5
10 12 (16.00%) WCF
11 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (12.00%) RESTful
12 9 (12.00%) AngularJS
13 8 (10.67%) Web Services
13 8 (10.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Mobile App
2 12 (16.00%) User Experience
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) CentOS
2 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) MVC
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) OO
4 15 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
6 11 (14.67%) TDD
7 9 (12.00%) Web Development
8 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.67%) Project Management
10 4 (5.33%) Web Design
10 4 (5.33%) SEO
10 4 (5.33%) OOP
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.00%) Progressive Enhancement
11 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (4.00%) Workflow
12 2 (2.67%) Migration
12 2 (2.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 41 (54.67%) C#
3 18 (24.00%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) Java
4 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.67%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.67%) XAML
6 1 (1.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Adobe
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (4.00%) IBM
4 3 (4.00%) Zend
5 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.33%) hybris
6 1 (1.33%) Telerik
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
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