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 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 90 85 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing Ajax 34 43 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 1.61% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 5.66% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 50
Average daily rate £360 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £215 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £400 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £41.25 £40.60 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -11.73%
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 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
602 760 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.72% 28.44% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 421 481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 32
Average hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
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 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 30 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ajax Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 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
Cambridgeshire +10 13 £355 +9.23% 8
Essex -8 11 £400 - 8
Norfolk 0 7 £550 +83.33% 1
Hertfordshire +2 3 £470 +10.58% 6
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 77 (97.47%) HTML
2 66 (83.54%) JavaScript
3 65 (82.28%) CSS
4 52 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (58.23%) Java
6 45 (56.96%) jQuery
7 41 (51.90%) HTML5
8 35 (44.30%) REST
9 28 (35.44%) CSS3
9 28 (35.44%) JSON
10 26 (32.91%) Linux
10 26 (32.91%) MVC
11 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
11 24 (30.38%) Git (software)
12 22 (27.85%) HTTP
12 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
12 22 (27.85%) SSL
12 22 (27.85%) .NET
12 22 (27.85%) ASP.NET
12 22 (27.85%) TDD
12 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
13 21 (26.58%) Web Services
13 21 (26.58%) XML
13 21 (26.58%) C#
14 19 (24.05%) XHTML
14 19 (24.05%) User Experience
15 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
15 18 (22.78%) Unix
15 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
15 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.86%) Node.js
3 6 (7.59%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) CMS
4 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.06%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.06%) JBoss
5 4 (5.06%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (8.86%) OmniGraffle
1 7 (8.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.27%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) HTTP
1 22 (27.85%) SSL
1 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.19%) Internet
3 11 (13.92%) 802.15
3 11 (13.92%) Bluetooth
3 11 (13.92%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (13.92%) X.509
3 11 (13.92%) ZigBee
4 6 (7.59%) LDAP
5 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
1 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) DB2
5 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) Impala
6 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.52%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.92%) Ant
3 11 (13.92%) Maven
4 9 (11.39%) IntelliJ
4 9 (11.39%) Mercurial
4 9 (11.39%) Selenium
4 9 (11.39%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) WebStorm
5 8 (10.13%) JUnit
6 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.33%) Grunt
6 5 (6.33%) gulp
6 5 (6.33%) Jasmine
6 5 (6.33%) NUnit
6 5 (6.33%) PhantomJS
6 5 (6.33%) SoapUI
7 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.80%) Gradle
9 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (73.42%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (17.72%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.06%) C++ Developer
10 4 (5.06%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.80%) Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (97.47%) HTML
2 65 (82.28%) CSS
3 45 (56.96%) jQuery
4 41 (51.90%) HTML5
5 35 (44.30%) REST
6 28 (35.44%) CSS3
6 28 (35.44%) JSON
7 22 (27.85%) .NET
7 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
7 22 (27.85%) ASP.NET
8 21 (26.58%) Web Services
8 21 (26.58%) XML
9 19 (24.05%) XHTML
10 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (18.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (17.72%) .NET Framework
12 14 (17.72%) Sass
13 13 (16.46%) SOAP
14 12 (15.19%) Entity Framework
14 12 (15.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) User Experience
2 15 (18.99%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.39%) Internet of Things
4 8 (10.13%) Graphic Design
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Smart Meter
6 4 (5.06%) Clustering
6 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.06%) Replication
7 2 (2.53%) Biology
7 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.27%) Informatics
8 1 (1.27%) Life Science
8 1 (1.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) Unix
3 12 (15.19%) Windows
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.59%) Mac OS X
5 6 (7.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) MVC
3 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
4 22 (27.85%) TDD
5 16 (20.25%) OO
5 16 (20.25%) Web Development
6 15 (18.99%) Front End Development
6 15 (18.99%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (17.72%) Scrum
7 14 (17.72%) SOA
8 12 (15.19%) UX Design
9 10 (12.66%) User Stories
10 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
11 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.86%) BDD
12 7 (8.86%) Kanban
13 6 (7.59%) Extreme Programming
13 6 (7.59%) High Availability
13 6 (7.59%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (83.54%) JavaScript
2 46 (58.23%) Java
3 21 (26.58%) C#
4 17 (21.52%) Python
4 17 (21.52%) SQL
5 16 (20.25%) C++
5 16 (20.25%) Perl
6 12 (15.19%) C
7 11 (13.92%) Bash Shell
7 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
8 9 (11.39%) Dart
8 9 (11.39%) ECMAScript
8 9 (11.39%) PHP
8 9 (11.39%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.06%) Ruby
9 4 (5.06%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.27%) Groovy
10 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.27%) MCP
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.59%) Puppet
1 6 (7.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) IBM
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.39%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) CA
4 3 (3.80%) Rally
5 2 (2.53%) FatWire
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) Omniture
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) Siebel
6 1 (1.27%) Coverity
6 1 (1.27%) Intershop
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.27%) Vertica
6 1 (1.27%) WSO2
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago