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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 83 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 52 77 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.79% 3.18% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 11.05% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £508 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Average hourly rate - £38.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £36.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+10.27% +18.69%
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
884 697 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.40% 28.74% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 372 441
Average daily rate £400 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 51 44
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £12.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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
Hertfordshire -12 16 £405 -10.00% 6
Essex -3 13 £425 +55.96% 7
Cambridgeshire -24 9 £325 +4.00% 8
Norfolk -2 8 £406 +88.95% 1
Bedfordshire -9 5 £331 +9.50% 8
Suffolk - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 101 (85.59%) HTML
2 95 (80.51%) JavaScript
2 95 (80.51%) CSS
3 62 (52.54%) MVC
4 55 (46.61%) TDD
5 54 (45.76%) Web Services
6 52 (44.07%) JSP
6 52 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (43.22%) OO
8 49 (41.53%) Java
8 49 (41.53%) HTML5
9 47 (39.83%) XML
10 46 (38.98%) CSS3
10 46 (38.98%) Subversion
11 45 (38.14%) SQL
12 38 (32.20%) .NET
12 38 (32.20%) Linux
13 36 (30.51%) UNIX
13 36 (30.51%) jQuery
13 36 (30.51%) Relational Database
14 35 (29.66%) ASP.NET
15 34 (28.81%) Scrum
16 33 (27.97%) C#
17 31 (26.27%) J2EE
17 31 (26.27%) Ant
18 30 (25.42%) SOAP
18 30 (25.42%) Responsive Web Design
19 27 (22.88%) Eclipse
20 26 (22.03%) XHTML
20 26 (22.03%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (19.49%) Tomcat
2 21 (17.80%) Apache
3 18 (15.25%) WebSphere
4 14 (11.86%) CMS
5 6 (5.08%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (3.39%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.39%) JBoss
7 3 (2.54%) Node.js
7 3 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.69%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.85%) Drupal
9 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.85%) Liferay
9 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Internet
2 5 (4.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.51%) Relational Database
2 24 (20.34%) MySQL
3 12 (10.17%) RDBMS
3 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.78%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) DB2
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (38.98%) Subversion
2 31 (26.27%) Ant
3 27 (22.88%) Eclipse
4 21 (17.80%) Git (software)
5 15 (12.71%) Maven
6 14 (11.86%) JUnit
7 11 (9.32%) Visual Studio
8 10 (8.47%) Mockito
8 10 (8.47%) IntelliJ
9 7 (5.93%) Selenium
10 5 (4.24%) CruiseControl
10 5 (4.24%) SoapUI
10 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.54%) Log4j
12 2 (1.69%) MyEclipse
13 1 (0.85%) JIRA
13 1 (0.85%) Gradle
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
1 17 (14.41%) Marketing
2 7 (5.93%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Legal
3 5 (4.24%) Publishing
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.69%) Automotive
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (87.29%) Developer
2 30 (25.42%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.95%) .NET Developer
4 16 (13.56%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (13.56%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.32%) UI Programmer
6 11 (9.32%) UI Developer
7 10 (8.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (5.93%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (5.08%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Project Leader
9 6 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Software Project Leader
10 5 (4.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (1.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (85.59%) HTML
2 95 (80.51%) CSS
3 54 (45.76%) Web Services
4 52 (44.07%) JSP
5 49 (41.53%) HTML5
6 47 (39.83%) XML
7 46 (38.98%) CSS3
8 38 (32.20%) .NET
9 36 (30.51%) jQuery
10 35 (29.66%) ASP.NET
11 31 (26.27%) J2EE
12 30 (25.42%) SOAP
13 26 (22.03%) XHTML
13 26 (22.03%) JSON
14 25 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (21.19%) REST
15 22 (18.64%) Dojo
15 22 (18.64%) Spring
15 22 (18.64%) LESS
16 19 (16.10%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.02%) User Experience
3 11 (9.32%) Biology
4 8 (6.78%) Life Science
5 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.08%) Data Integration
6 6 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.24%) Web 2.0
8 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.39%) Open Source
9 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.85%) RIA
10 1 (0.85%) Informatics
10 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.85%) Social Media
10 1 (0.85%) W3C
10 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.20%) Linux
2 36 (30.51%) UNIX
3 13 (11.02%) Windows
3 13 (11.02%) Solaris
4 3 (2.54%) HPUX
5 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.54%) MVC
2 55 (46.61%) TDD
3 52 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (43.22%) OO
5 34 (28.81%) Scrum
6 30 (25.42%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (20.34%) BDD
8 20 (16.95%) Unit Testing
9 19 (16.10%) Web Development
10 16 (13.56%) Content Management
11 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
12 14 (11.86%) Bioinformatics
12 14 (11.86%) Waterfall
13 13 (11.02%) Validation
14 12 (10.17%) Dependency Management
15 11 (9.32%) RUP
16 10 (8.47%) Software Engineering
17 8 (6.78%) Performance Testing
17 8 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
17 8 (6.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 95 (80.51%) JavaScript
2 49 (41.53%) Java
3 45 (38.14%) SQL
4 33 (27.97%) C#
5 8 (6.78%) Perl
5 8 (6.78%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.78%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.39%) Python
6 4 (3.39%) PHP
7 3 (2.54%) XPath
7 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.85%) FQL
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) MCP
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.39%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (16.95%) Oracle
2 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.86%) IBM
4 6 (5.08%) hybris
4 6 (5.08%) Twitter
5 5 (4.24%) FatWire
6 4 (3.39%) Adobe
7 3 (2.54%) Sun
7 3 (2.54%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.54%) webMethods
8 2 (1.69%) Facebook
9 1 (0.85%) Google
9 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.85%) Venda
9 1 (0.85%) BEA
9 1 (0.85%) Apple
9 1 (0.85%) ATG
9 1 (0.85%) Vignette
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