The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 82 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 65 79 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.11% 3.27% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.89% 10.60% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 50
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £508 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.91%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
944 745 853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.59% 30.84% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 383 420
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 43 47
Average hourly rate £32.36 £39.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.01% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.79 £46.00 £42.50
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 of England

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Hertfordshire -10 25 £400 +10.34% 9
Essex -6 21 £425 +21.42% 4
Norfolk -5 8 £483 +133.93% 1
Cambridgeshire -23 7 £310 -27.90% 13
Bedfordshire -18 3 £313 +5.93% 7
Suffolk - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 108 (83.08%) HTML
2 106 (81.54%) JavaScript
3 99 (76.15%) CSS
4 61 (46.92%) OO
4 61 (46.92%) MVC
5 60 (46.15%) JSP
6 58 (44.62%) TDD
7 57 (43.85%) Java
8 56 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (42.31%) XML
10 54 (41.54%) Web Services
11 51 (39.23%) HTML5
12 49 (37.69%) SQL
12 49 (37.69%) CSS3
13 48 (36.92%) Subversion
14 44 (33.85%) Relational Database
15 43 (33.08%) jQuery
15 43 (33.08%) UNIX
16 41 (31.54%) Linux
17 38 (29.23%) Ant
17 38 (29.23%) Scrum
18 36 (27.69%) .NET
18 36 (27.69%) J2EE
19 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET
20 33 (25.38%) C#
21 31 (23.85%) Eclipse
21 31 (23.85%) Responsive Web Design
22 29 (22.31%) SOAP
22 29 (22.31%) JSON
23 28 (21.54%) Dojo

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (18.46%) Tomcat
2 22 (16.92%) Apache
2 22 (16.92%) WebSphere
3 13 (10.00%) CMS
4 7 (5.38%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.38%) JBoss
4 7 (5.38%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.62%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.31%) Node.js
7 2 (1.54%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) WordPress
8 1 (0.77%) Liferay
8 1 (0.77%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) Internet
2 6 (4.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (33.85%) Relational Database
2 26 (20.00%) MySQL
3 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.15%) DB2
7 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.77%) DTS
11 1 (0.77%) Ingres
11 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 48 (36.92%) Subversion
2 38 (29.23%) Ant
3 31 (23.85%) Eclipse
4 20 (15.38%) Maven
5 19 (14.62%) JUnit
6 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
7 10 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 10 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 10 (7.69%) Mockito
8 7 (5.38%) Selenium
9 5 (3.85%) MyEclipse
9 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.85%) Log4j
10 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.31%) CruiseControl
12 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.54%) JIRA
13 1 (0.77%) Gradle
13 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Marketing
3 11 (8.46%) Retail
4 6 (4.62%) Legal
4 6 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.85%) Publishing
6 2 (1.54%) Automotive
6 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (89.23%) Developer
2 36 (27.69%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 19 (14.62%) .NET Developer
5 15 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 10 (7.69%) UI Programmer
9 7 (5.38%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Project Leader
10 6 (4.62%) Software Project Leader
10 6 (4.62%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Architect
13 3 (2.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (83.08%) HTML
2 99 (76.15%) CSS
3 60 (46.15%) JSP
4 55 (42.31%) XML
5 54 (41.54%) Web Services
6 51 (39.23%) HTML5
7 49 (37.69%) CSS3
8 43 (33.08%) jQuery
9 36 (27.69%) .NET
9 36 (27.69%) J2EE
10 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET
11 29 (22.31%) SOAP
11 29 (22.31%) JSON
12 28 (21.54%) Dojo
12 28 (21.54%) XHTML
13 27 (20.77%) Spring
14 26 (20.00%) REST
15 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (16.92%) LESS
15 22 (16.92%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) User Experience
2 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.46%) Biology
4 9 (6.92%) Web 2.0
5 8 (6.15%) Life Science
6 6 (4.62%) Data Integration
6 6 (4.62%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.08%) Open Source
8 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.77%) RIA
9 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.77%) W3C
9 1 (0.77%) Social Media
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.08%) UNIX
2 41 (31.54%) Linux
3 16 (12.31%) Solaris
4 14 (10.77%) Windows
5 5 (3.85%) HPUX
6 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.77%) Android
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.92%) OO
1 61 (46.92%) MVC
2 58 (44.62%) TDD
3 56 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (29.23%) Scrum
5 31 (23.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (17.69%) Unit Testing
7 22 (16.92%) BDD
7 22 (16.92%) Web Development
8 20 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 19 (14.62%) Content Management
10 14 (10.77%) Validation
10 14 (10.77%) Waterfall
11 13 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
11 13 (10.00%) RUP
12 12 (9.23%) RAD
12 12 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 12 (9.23%) Dependency Management
13 10 (7.69%) SOA
14 8 (6.15%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (81.54%) JavaScript
2 57 (43.85%) Java
3 49 (37.69%) SQL
4 33 (25.38%) C#
5 9 (6.92%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.15%) Perl
7 6 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.85%) XPath
9 4 (3.08%) PHP
9 4 (3.08%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.54%) Python
11 1 (0.77%) VB6
11 1 (0.77%) FQL
11 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.77%) VBA
11 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.31%) MCP
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Oracle
2 18 (13.85%) IBM
3 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.15%) hybris
5 7 (5.38%) FatWire
6 5 (3.85%) Interwoven
6 5 (3.85%) Twitter
7 4 (3.08%) Adobe
7 4 (3.08%) Sun
8 2 (1.54%) webMethods
8 2 (1.54%) ATG
8 2 (1.54%) Facebook
9 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.77%) Venda
9 1 (0.77%) Blue Martini
9 1 (0.77%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.77%) Google
9 1 (0.77%) Elastic Path
9 1 (0.77%) BEA
9 1 (0.77%) Apple
Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £25.00 - £35.00 per hour + market rates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Rate: £35,000 - £38,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago