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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 93 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 24 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 3.00% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 10.36% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 28
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.35 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
727 753 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.65% 28.95% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 416 379
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 25
Average hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.50 £28.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
(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
Essex +6 11 £400 +37.93% 1
Hertfordshire -26 5 £388 -3.06% 4
Suffolk +2 3 £375 -10.17% 2
Cambridgeshire -24 3 £250 -23.07% 11
Norfolk -1 2 £300 -
Bedfordshire - - - - 3
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 60 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 59 (79.73%) CSS
3 58 (78.38%) HTML
4 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (56.76%) Web Services
6 41 (55.41%) HTML5
7 38 (51.35%) SQL
8 37 (50.00%) Java
9 36 (48.65%) XML
10 34 (45.95%) TDD
11 33 (44.59%) Linux
12 31 (41.89%) OO
12 31 (41.89%) Scrum
12 31 (41.89%) MVC
13 30 (40.54%) UNIX
13 30 (40.54%) Relational Database
14 28 (37.84%) J2EE
14 28 (37.84%) Ant
15 25 (33.78%) Windows
15 25 (33.78%) XHTML
15 25 (33.78%) Eclipse
15 25 (33.78%) jQuery
16 23 (31.08%) WebSphere
16 23 (31.08%) .NET
16 23 (31.08%) SOAP
17 21 (28.38%) Subversion
17 21 (28.38%) Content Management
18 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
19 19 (25.68%) JSP
19 19 (25.68%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 23 (31.08%) WebSphere
2 11 (14.86%) Apache
2 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.86%) CMS
3 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.35%) Mule
5 1 (1.35%) Liferay
5 1 (1.35%) Kentico
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) FTP
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.54%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.22%) MySQL
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.70%) DB2
7 2 (2.70%) DTS
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Ant
2 25 (33.78%) Eclipse
3 21 (28.38%) Subversion
4 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
5 11 (14.86%) SoapUI
6 7 (9.46%) Maven
7 6 (8.11%) IntelliJ
7 6 (8.11%) JUnit
7 6 (8.11%) Mockito
8 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (4.05%) Selenium
9 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
9 3 (4.05%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (1.35%) JIRA
11 1 (1.35%) MyEclipse
General
1 19 (25.68%) Marketing
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Legal
3 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (87.84%) Developer
2 31 (41.89%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (14.86%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.70%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (79.73%) CSS
2 58 (78.38%) HTML
3 42 (56.76%) Web Services
4 41 (55.41%) HTML5
5 36 (48.65%) XML
6 28 (37.84%) J2EE
7 25 (33.78%) XHTML
7 25 (33.78%) jQuery
8 23 (31.08%) SOAP
8 23 (31.08%) .NET
9 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
10 19 (25.68%) JSP
10 19 (25.68%) CSS3
11 15 (20.27%) REST
12 14 (18.92%) JAX-WS
12 14 (18.92%) JAX-RS
12 14 (18.92%) TopLink
13 13 (17.57%) JSON
13 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (14.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) User Experience
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.05%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.35%) Informatics
4 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Linux
2 30 (40.54%) UNIX
3 25 (33.78%) Windows
4 19 (25.68%) Solaris
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) TDD
3 31 (41.89%) MVC
3 31 (41.89%) Scrum
3 31 (41.89%) OO
4 21 (28.38%) Content Management
5 16 (21.62%) Validation
6 15 (20.27%) Use Case
6 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
7 14 (18.92%) BDD
7 14 (18.92%) User Stories
8 13 (17.57%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (17.57%) RUP
9 10 (13.51%) B2C
10 9 (12.16%) Waterfall
11 8 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.11%) SOA
12 6 (8.11%) Web Development
13 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 38 (51.35%) SQL
3 37 (50.00%) Java
4 17 (22.97%) C#
5 5 (6.76%) PHP
5 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.70%) VBScript
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.70%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
8 1 (1.35%) C
8 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.70%) Sun Certification
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
1 2 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) IBM
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) Twitter
5 5 (6.76%) FatWire
6 3 (4.05%) webMethods
7 2 (2.70%) Adobe
7 2 (2.70%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.35%) Venda
8 1 (1.35%) Facebook
8 1 (1.35%) BEA
8 1 (1.35%) ESRI
8 1 (1.35%) ATG
8 1 (1.35%) Omniture
Bury St. Edmunds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago