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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 85 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 67 79 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.11% 3.25% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.93% 10.85% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 46
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £311 £320
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
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
967 728 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.39% 29.98% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 390 459
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 64
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.46% +14.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.66 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.74 £50.00 £45.00
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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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
Bedfordshire -1 21 £363 +45.00%
Hertfordshire -9 20 £350 +7.69% 7
Essex -10 14 £375 +27.11% 3
Norfolk -3 7 £288 -
Cambridgeshire -28 5 £310 -22.50% 15
Suffolk - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 119 (82.07%) HTML
2 116 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 98 (67.59%) CSS
4 71 (48.97%) MVC
5 65 (44.83%) OO
6 60 (41.38%) Java
7 56 (38.62%) XML
8 53 (36.55%) Web Services
8 53 (36.55%) jQuery
9 52 (35.86%) JSP
10 51 (35.17%) SQL
11 44 (30.34%) .NET
12 43 (29.66%) TDD
13 41 (28.28%) Subversion
13 41 (28.28%) C#
13 41 (28.28%) CSS3
14 40 (27.59%) HTML5
14 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
15 39 (26.90%) UNIX
16 37 (25.52%) XHTML
17 36 (24.83%) J2EE
18 35 (24.14%) Relational Database
19 34 (23.45%) SQL Server
19 34 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
20 33 (22.76%) Linux
21 31 (21.38%) E-Commerce
22 30 (20.69%) Dojo
23 29 (20.00%) Spring
23 29 (20.00%) Ant
23 29 (20.00%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (14.48%) WebSphere
2 19 (13.10%) Apache
3 15 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.90%) CMS
4 10 (6.90%) MQSeries
5 8 (5.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.83%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.14%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.76%) Node.js
9 3 (2.07%) WordPress
10 2 (1.38%) Drupal
10 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.38%) OpenROAD
10 2 (1.38%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.69%) IIS
11 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) Internet
2 8 (5.52%) HTTP
3 2 (1.38%) FTP
4 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 34 (23.45%) SQL Server
3 29 (20.00%) MySQL
4 18 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (9.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (9.66%) RDBMS
6 9 (6.21%) DB2
7 7 (4.83%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.76%) Ingres
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.07%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.69%) Big Data
12 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 41 (28.28%) Subversion
2 29 (20.00%) Ant
3 20 (13.79%) Eclipse
4 18 (12.41%) JUnit
5 16 (11.03%) Maven
6 15 (10.34%) Visual Studio
7 9 (6.21%) Log4j
8 8 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (5.52%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.45%) Mockito
9 5 (3.45%) IntelliJ
9 5 (3.45%) Selenium
10 4 (2.76%) MyEclipse
10 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 2 (1.38%) JIRA
11 2 (1.38%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.38%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.69%) Gradle
12 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (11.72%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Retail
3 9 (6.21%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.83%) Marketing
5 6 (4.14%) Legal
6 4 (2.76%) Publishing
7 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.07%) Games
8 2 (1.38%) Online Betting
8 2 (1.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 128 (88.28%) Developer
2 28 (19.31%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.41%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.03%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (9.66%) Web Developer
6 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.90%) UI Developer
8 10 (6.90%) UI Programmer
9 9 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (4.14%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.45%) Architect
14 4 (2.76%) Software Project Leader
14 4 (2.76%) LAMP Developer
14 4 (2.76%) Java Software Engineer
14 4 (2.76%) PHP Developer
14 4 (2.76%) .NET Web Developer
14 4 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (82.07%) HTML
2 98 (67.59%) CSS
3 56 (38.62%) XML
4 53 (36.55%) Web Services
4 53 (36.55%) jQuery
5 52 (35.86%) JSP
6 44 (30.34%) .NET
7 41 (28.28%) CSS3
8 40 (27.59%) HTML5
8 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
9 37 (25.52%) XHTML
10 36 (24.83%) J2EE
11 30 (20.69%) Dojo
12 29 (20.00%) Spring
13 24 (16.55%) SOAP
13 24 (16.55%) DOM
14 23 (15.86%) REST
15 22 (15.17%) LESS
16 21 (14.48%) Django
17 20 (13.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Web 2.0
2 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.52%) Biology
4 7 (4.83%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.45%) Life Science
7 4 (2.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.76%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.38%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.38%) Open Source
9 1 (0.69%) Social Media
9 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.69%) RIA
9 1 (0.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.90%) UNIX
2 33 (22.76%) Linux
3 16 (11.03%) Windows
3 16 (11.03%) Solaris
4 9 (6.21%) HPUX
5 5 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.07%) Android
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.69%) CentOS
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.97%) MVC
2 65 (44.83%) OO
3 43 (29.66%) TDD
4 34 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (21.38%) E-Commerce
6 25 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (15.86%) Scrum
8 21 (14.48%) Web Development
9 18 (12.41%) Content Management
10 16 (11.03%) RAD
11 15 (10.34%) Unit Testing
12 14 (9.66%) SOA
13 13 (8.97%) Validation
14 12 (8.28%) BDD
14 12 (8.28%) Dependency Management
15 11 (7.59%) OOP
16 10 (6.90%) Migration
16 10 (6.90%) Software Engineering
16 10 (6.90%) UML
16 10 (6.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 116 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 60 (41.38%) Java
3 51 (35.17%) SQL
4 41 (28.28%) C#
5 14 (9.66%) PHP
6 10 (6.90%) Perl
6 10 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.21%) PHP5
7 9 (6.21%) XPath
8 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.14%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.76%) AWK
10 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.38%) VB6
11 2 (1.38%) Python
11 2 (1.38%) C
11 2 (1.38%) VBA
11 2 (1.38%) VB
12 1 (0.69%) FQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.34%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Nagios
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (17.24%) Oracle
1 25 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.41%) IBM
3 15 (10.34%) hybris
4 9 (6.21%) Interwoven
4 9 (6.21%) FatWire
5 5 (3.45%) Sun
5 5 (3.45%) JBoss
6 4 (2.76%) Blue Martini
6 4 (2.76%) Endeca
6 4 (2.76%) ATG
6 4 (2.76%) webMethods
6 4 (2.76%) Elastic Path
6 4 (2.76%) Twitter
7 3 (2.07%) Yahoo!
8 2 (1.38%) ICL
8 2 (1.38%) Apple
8 2 (1.38%) Facebook
9 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.69%) Adobe
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