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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 86 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 51 75 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.81% 2.57% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.87% 9.34% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £258 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £40.60 £43.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +57.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.25 £31.46
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +37.47%
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
742 803 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.27% 27.48% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 484 353
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 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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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 +9 24 £400 +37.93% 5
Cambridgeshire 0 18 £325 -18.75% 3
Hertfordshire -12 8 - - 14
Norfolk -4 1 - - 2
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 75 (92.59%) HTML
2 74 (91.36%) JavaScript
3 70 (86.42%) CSS
4 60 (74.07%) Java
5 48 (59.26%) XML
5 48 (59.26%) HTML5
6 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (53.09%) SQL
8 38 (46.91%) Relational Database
9 37 (45.68%) Linux
9 37 (45.68%) UNIX
10 34 (41.98%) J2EE
11 31 (38.27%) jQuery
12 30 (37.04%) WebSphere
12 30 (37.04%) OO
12 30 (37.04%) Solaris
13 29 (35.80%) Windows
13 29 (35.80%) Web Services
14 28 (34.57%) XHTML
14 28 (34.57%) Content Management
15 26 (32.10%) Ant
16 25 (30.86%) SOAP
16 25 (30.86%) Eclipse
17 24 (29.63%) TDD
17 24 (29.63%) CSS3
18 23 (28.40%) IBM
19 22 (27.16%) TopLink
19 22 (27.16%) Scrum
19 22 (27.16%) REST
19 22 (27.16%) EclipseLink

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.41%) JBoss
4 6 (7.41%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.94%) CMS
5 4 (4.94%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.47%) Mule
6 2 (2.47%) WordPress
6 2 (2.47%) Node.js
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.94%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Tridion
2 1 (1.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.70%) SSL
3 2 (2.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.91%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.88%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.41%) DB2
6 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.47%) DTS
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Ant
2 25 (30.86%) Eclipse
3 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 14 (17.28%) SoapUI
5 11 (13.58%) Subversion
6 5 (6.17%) Maven
6 5 (6.17%) IntelliJ
6 5 (6.17%) Mercurial
6 5 (6.17%) WebStorm
7 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Log4j
7 4 (4.94%) JUnit
8 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.70%) Selenium
8 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (2.47%) Grunt
9 2 (2.47%) PhantomJS
General
1 17 (20.99%) Marketing
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Legal
4 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (95.06%) Developer
2 47 (58.02%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.17%) UI Programmer
7 5 (6.17%) UI Developer
8 4 (4.94%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Java Applications Developer
10 2 (2.47%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (92.59%) HTML
2 70 (86.42%) CSS
3 48 (59.26%) XML
3 48 (59.26%) HTML5
4 34 (41.98%) J2EE
5 31 (38.27%) jQuery
6 29 (35.80%) Web Services
7 28 (34.57%) XHTML
8 25 (30.86%) SOAP
9 24 (29.63%) CSS3
10 22 (27.16%) REST
10 22 (27.16%) EclipseLink
10 22 (27.16%) TopLink
11 20 (24.69%) JSP
12 19 (23.46%) JAX-RS
12 19 (23.46%) JAX-WS
13 16 (19.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (19.75%) Struts
13 16 (19.75%) Spring
14 11 (13.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) User Experience
2 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.64%) Web 2.0
4 4 (4.94%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.47%) RIA
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) BYOD
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Linux
1 37 (45.68%) UNIX
2 30 (37.04%) Solaris
3 29 (35.80%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) HPUX
5 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.04%) OO
3 28 (34.57%) Content Management
4 24 (29.63%) TDD
5 22 (27.16%) Scrum
6 20 (24.69%) MVC
6 20 (24.69%) User Stories
7 16 (19.75%) Use Case
7 16 (19.75%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (18.52%) Validation
9 14 (17.28%) E-Commerce
9 14 (17.28%) B2C
10 13 (16.05%) SOA
10 13 (16.05%) RUP
11 10 (12.35%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (8.64%) UX Design
14 7 (8.64%) RAD
15 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (91.36%) JavaScript
2 60 (74.07%) Java
3 43 (53.09%) SQL
4 8 (9.88%) C#
4 8 (9.88%) PHP
5 5 (6.17%) ECMAScript
5 5 (6.17%) TypeScript
5 5 (6.17%) Dart
6 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.94%) XPath
6 4 (4.94%) Perl
7 3 (3.70%) Ruby
7 3 (3.70%) Scala
8 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) VBScript
8 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Puppet
1 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) IBM
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Elastic Path
3 4 (4.94%) Twitter
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Adobe
3 4 (4.94%) Interwoven
3 4 (4.94%) ATG
3 4 (4.94%) FatWire
3 4 (4.94%) Blue Martini
4 3 (3.70%) Intershop
4 3 (3.70%) hybris
4 3 (3.70%) Demandware
5 2 (2.47%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) WSO2
6 1 (1.23%) Omniture
6 1 (1.23%) BEA
6 1 (1.23%) ESRI
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