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 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 81 75 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs citing Ajax 16 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.00% 1.65% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 6.87% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 33
Average daily rate £351 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.18% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
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
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
414 422 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.89% 24.07% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 254 242
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £35.00 £36.00
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 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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Leicestershire +4 6 £338 -3.57% 4
Northamptonshire -2 4 £450 +7.14% 3
Nottinghamshire -5 4 £340 -4.89% 5
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 54 (94.74%) HTML
2 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 46 (80.70%) CSS
4 43 (75.44%) Java
5 38 (66.67%) jQuery
6 34 (59.65%) JSON
7 31 (54.39%) J2EE
8 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (52.63%) HTML5
9 26 (45.61%) CSS3
10 25 (43.86%) JBoss
10 25 (43.86%) Eclipse
11 23 (40.35%) XML
12 22 (38.60%) Web Services
12 22 (38.60%) SQL
13 20 (35.09%) JSP
14 19 (33.33%) SOAP
15 18 (31.58%) Ant
16 17 (29.82%) JSF
16 17 (29.82%) REST
16 17 (29.82%) RichFaces
17 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
18 12 (21.05%) Front End Development
19 11 (19.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 11 (19.30%) AngularJS
19 11 (19.30%) SOA
20 10 (17.54%) OO
20 10 (17.54%) DB2
20 10 (17.54%) MVC
21 9 (15.79%) TDD

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (43.86%) JBoss
2 8 (14.04%) Node.js
3 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.77%) MQSeries
5 4 (7.02%) Apache
5 4 (7.02%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.75%) CICS
7 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Force.com
2 5 (8.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) HTTP
1 5 (8.77%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.02%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) DB2
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.02%) DataStage
4 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Easytrieve
6 1 (1.75%) Essbase
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) IMS/DB
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (43.86%) Eclipse
2 18 (31.58%) Ant
3 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.77%) Subversion
5 4 (7.02%) Lombardi
6 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.26%) PhpStorm
7 2 (3.51%) Maven
7 2 (3.51%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.75%) Bower
8 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.75%) Gradle
8 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.75%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.75%) JUnit
8 1 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.75%) Selenium
8 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.75%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (8.77%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (87.72%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.56%) UI Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (17.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (12.28%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Web UI Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (7.02%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 3 (5.26%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.51%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (94.74%) HTML
2 46 (80.70%) CSS
3 38 (66.67%) jQuery
4 34 (59.65%) JSON
5 31 (54.39%) J2EE
6 30 (52.63%) HTML5
7 26 (45.61%) CSS3
8 23 (40.35%) XML
9 22 (38.60%) Web Services
10 20 (35.09%) JSP
11 19 (33.33%) SOAP
12 17 (29.82%) JSF
12 17 (29.82%) REST
12 17 (29.82%) RichFaces
13 11 (19.30%) AngularJS
13 11 (19.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (12.28%) Spring
15 6 (10.53%) DHTML
15 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
15 6 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.51%) W3C
3 2 (3.51%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.75%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
3 12 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 11 (19.30%) SOA
5 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 10 (17.54%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Scrum
8 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.28%) Web Development
9 6 (10.53%) B2B
9 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.53%) ETL
10 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (8.77%) SDLC
10 5 (8.77%) UML
10 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 43 (75.44%) Java
3 22 (38.60%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) PHP
5 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
6 6 (10.53%) Apex Code
7 4 (7.02%) COBOL
7 4 (7.02%) XPath
7 4 (7.02%) XQuery
8 3 (5.26%) PHP 5
8 3 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) C#
9 2 (3.51%) IronPython
9 2 (3.51%) Ruby
10 1 (1.75%) C
10 1 (1.75%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) IBM
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Informatica
3 6 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.77%) TIBCO
5 4 (7.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) Calypso
6 1 (1.75%) Perforce
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
6 1 (1.75%) Unisys
Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday