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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 80 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 57 63 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.93% 2.18% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.30% 7.37% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.60 £40.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.24% +47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +40.35%
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
781 855 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.42% 29.52% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 544 388
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 42
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 July 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 July 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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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 +7 25 £500 +53.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 24 £325 -25.28% 8
Hertfordshire -22 6 - - 10
Norfolk -8 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -10 1 £350 +26.12% 2
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 83 (93.26%) HTML
2 79 (88.76%) CSS
3 76 (85.39%) JavaScript
4 68 (76.40%) Java
5 50 (56.18%) HTML5
6 44 (49.44%) XML
7 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (46.07%) Linux
9 39 (43.82%) jQuery
10 38 (42.70%) UNIX
11 37 (41.57%) SQL
12 34 (38.20%) Relational Database
13 32 (35.96%) REST
14 31 (34.83%) J2EE
15 30 (33.71%) OO
16 29 (32.58%) CSS3
17 27 (30.34%) WebSphere
17 27 (30.34%) XHTML
17 27 (30.34%) Solaris
18 25 (28.09%) Windows
19 24 (26.97%) SOAP
19 24 (26.97%) Web Services
19 24 (26.97%) Eclipse
19 24 (26.97%) Content Management
20 23 (25.84%) TDD
20 23 (25.84%) Ant
21 21 (23.60%) Scrum
21 21 (23.60%) TopLink
21 21 (23.60%) EclipseLink
22 20 (22.47%) JAX-RS

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 27 (30.34%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.74%) JBoss
3 6 (6.74%) GlassFish
4 5 (5.62%) CMS
4 5 (5.62%) WordPress
4 5 (5.62%) Node.js
5 4 (4.49%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.37%) Drupal
7 2 (2.25%) Mule
8 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.74%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Tridion
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) HTTP
3 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.37%) SSL
4 1 (1.12%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.20%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.11%) MySQL
4 8 (8.99%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.74%) DB2
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.25%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (26.97%) Eclipse
2 23 (25.84%) Ant
3 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
4 14 (15.73%) SoapUI
5 10 (11.24%) Subversion
6 8 (8.99%) Mercurial
6 8 (8.99%) IntelliJ
6 8 (8.99%) WebStorm
7 6 (6.74%) gulp
8 5 (5.62%) Grunt
8 5 (5.62%) PhantomJS
8 5 (5.62%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Log4j
9 4 (4.49%) JUnit
9 4 (4.49%) Maven
10 3 (3.37%) Selenium
10 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.10%) Marketing
2 6 (6.74%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Retail
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (94.38%) Developer
2 52 (58.43%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Front-End Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.87%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.87%) UI Programmer
6 7 (7.87%) UI Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Architect
10 2 (2.25%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (93.26%) HTML
2 79 (88.76%) CSS
3 50 (56.18%) HTML5
4 44 (49.44%) XML
5 39 (43.82%) jQuery
6 32 (35.96%) REST
7 31 (34.83%) J2EE
8 29 (32.58%) CSS3
9 27 (30.34%) XHTML
10 24 (26.97%) Web Services
10 24 (26.97%) SOAP
11 21 (23.60%) TopLink
11 21 (23.60%) EclipseLink
12 20 (22.47%) JAX-RS
13 18 (20.22%) JAX-WS
13 18 (20.22%) JSP
14 17 (19.10%) Struts
14 17 (19.10%) Spring
14 17 (19.10%) JSON
15 16 (17.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) User Experience
2 11 (12.36%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) Graphic Design
4 5 (5.62%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) RIA
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.07%) Linux
2 38 (42.70%) UNIX
3 27 (30.34%) Solaris
4 25 (28.09%) Windows
5 8 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.74%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.49%) HPUX
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) OO
3 24 (26.97%) Content Management
4 23 (25.84%) TDD
5 21 (23.60%) Scrum
6 19 (21.35%) User Stories
7 17 (19.10%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (19.10%) MVC
8 16 (17.98%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (14.61%) Use Case
9 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
10 12 (13.48%) RUP
11 11 (12.36%) SOA
11 11 (12.36%) Validation
12 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.24%) B2C
12 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.24%) UX Design
13 8 (8.99%) Open Source
14 7 (7.87%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (85.39%) JavaScript
2 68 (76.40%) Java
3 37 (41.57%) SQL
4 9 (10.11%) Ruby
4 9 (10.11%) Scala
4 9 (10.11%) PHP
5 8 (8.99%) TypeScript
5 8 (8.99%) Dart
5 8 (8.99%) ECMAScript
6 6 (6.74%) C#
7 4 (4.49%) Perl
7 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.49%) XPath
8 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
1 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) IBM
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) Elastic Path
4 4 (4.49%) hybris
4 4 (4.49%) Demandware
4 4 (4.49%) Adobe
4 4 (4.49%) Interwoven
4 4 (4.49%) ATG
4 4 (4.49%) Blue Martini
4 4 (4.49%) Intershop
5 3 (3.37%) WSO2
6 2 (2.25%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.12%) ESRI
7 1 (1.12%) Omniture
7 1 (1.12%) FatWire
7 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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