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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 77 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 24 44 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.46% 2.96% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 10.78% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 29
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £254 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £43.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.13% +31.06%
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
408 408 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.80% 27.47% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 223 158
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -5 11 £500 +48.14% 3
Nottinghamshire -10 10 £325 - 6
Leicestershire -3 2 £273 +0.92% 4
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 52 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 50 (83.33%) CSS
3 40 (66.67%) HTML
4 33 (55.00%) JSON
5 29 (48.33%) Java
6 28 (46.67%) jQuery
7 21 (35.00%) MVC
8 19 (31.67%) Backbone.js
8 19 (31.67%) LESS
9 18 (30.00%) HTML5
10 16 (26.67%) REST
10 16 (26.67%) CSS3
10 16 (26.67%) Marionette.js
10 16 (26.67%) .NET
10 16 (26.67%) C#
11 15 (25.00%) Finance
12 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
13 13 (21.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (21.67%) Grunt
13 13 (21.67%) Bower
13 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (21.67%) Web Design
13 13 (21.67%) JSP
13 13 (21.67%) OO
14 12 (20.00%) SQL
14 12 (20.00%) Sass
15 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
15 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
16 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 10 (16.67%) Photoshop

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.33%) Node.js
2 5 (8.33%) Liferay
2 5 (8.33%) CMS
2 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.67%) Jetty
6 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.67%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) CallidusCloud
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Grunt
1 13 (21.67%) Bower
2 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.67%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) Maven
5 4 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.67%) Gradle
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.67%) Yeoman
6 3 (5.00%) MSTest
6 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.33%) Ant
7 2 (3.33%) JUnit
7 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.67%) Mockito
8 1 (1.67%) JIRA
8 1 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Military
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (91.67%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (23.33%) UI Developer
3 14 (23.33%) UI Programmer
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Cloud Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) CSS
2 40 (66.67%) HTML
3 33 (55.00%) JSON
4 28 (46.67%) jQuery
5 19 (31.67%) Backbone.js
5 19 (31.67%) LESS
6 18 (30.00%) HTML5
7 16 (26.67%) REST
7 16 (26.67%) CSS3
7 16 (26.67%) Marionette.js
7 16 (26.67%) .NET
8 13 (21.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (21.67%) JSP
9 12 (20.00%) Sass
10 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
11 8 (13.33%) Web Services
11 8 (13.33%) XHTML
11 8 (13.33%) JSTL
12 7 (11.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) User Experience
2 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.67%) Open Source
4 3 (5.00%) Psychology
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Social Media
6 1 (1.67%) Physics
6 1 (1.67%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) MVC
2 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) Web Design
2 13 (21.67%) OO
3 10 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 7 (11.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (11.67%) Workflow
5 6 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
5 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.33%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.67%) Scrum
7 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Kanban
8 3 (5.00%) User Stories
8 3 (5.00%) Migration
8 3 (5.00%) Web Development
8 3 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 29 (48.33%) Java
3 16 (26.67%) C#
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 6 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.67%) PHP5
7 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Adobe
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) hybris
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.67%) Callidus
6 1 (1.67%) Zend
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com