The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 212 141 104
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -37
Contract jobs citing Ajax 572 797 977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.58% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 5.59% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 497 663
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
- +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 7
Average hourly rate £34.28 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.37% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £30.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.69 £36.78 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
Ajax
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15141 14259 14334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.49% 28.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10442 9185 9380
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 249
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the England region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in England

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the England region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ajax
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ajax Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London -49 268 £450 +12.50% 93
South East -44 120 £338 -3.57% 61
East of England -13 47 £355 +11.81% 29
North West -32 40 £385 +3.35% 50
West Midlands -28 23 £330 +3.12% 29
South West -20 22 £358 - 17
Yorkshire -39 21 £394 +30.16% 16
East Midlands -21 16 £375 +15.38% 17
North East -35 8 £445 +18.66% 8
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1010 (82.25%) JavaScript
2 1004 (81.76%) HTML
3 915 (74.51%) CSS
4 730 (59.45%) jQuery
5 568 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
6 537 (43.73%) HTML5
7 460 (37.46%) Java
8 393 (32.00%) XML
9 379 (30.86%) MVC
10 378 (30.78%) CSS3
11 350 (28.50%) .NET
12 333 (27.12%) SQL
13 312 (25.41%) SQL Server
14 302 (24.59%) JSON
15 292 (23.78%) C#
16 291 (23.70%) Web Services
17 272 (22.15%) OO
17 272 (22.15%) TDD
18 257 (20.93%) ASP.NET
19 248 (20.20%) AngularJS
20 226 (18.40%) Scrum
21 206 (16.78%) MySQL
22 194 (15.80%) Linux
23 180 (14.66%) JSP
24 173 (14.09%) J2EE
25 172 (14.01%) Spring
26 170 (13.84%) Web Development
26 170 (13.84%) PHP
27 168 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 166 (13.52%) Microsoft

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 104 (8.47%) CMS
2 102 (8.31%) Node.js
3 93 (7.57%) WebSphere
4 72 (5.86%) Apache
5 68 (5.54%) Tomcat
6 61 (4.97%) WebLogic
7 57 (4.64%) JBoss
8 46 (3.75%) SharePoint
9 39 (3.18%) IIS
10 32 (2.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 28 (2.28%) Drupal
11 28 (2.28%) WordPress
12 25 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
12 25 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
13 24 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 23 (1.87%) Umbraco
15 18 (1.47%) GlassFish
16 17 (1.38%) Confluence
17 16 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
18 15 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 82 (6.68%) Photoshop
2 55 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (0.57%) MS Office
5 7 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.41%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.081%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (1.71%) Tridion
2 17 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.33%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.16%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.16%) RMDS
7 2 (0.16%) Magento
7 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.081%) Summit
8 1 (0.081%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.081%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.081%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (2.28%) Google Analytics
3 27 (2.20%) SaaS
4 25 (2.04%) GitHub
5 22 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
7 10 (0.81%) OpenShift
8 8 (0.65%) Office 365
9 5 (0.41%) Google Checkout
10 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.24%) CallidusCloud
11 3 (0.24%) Yammer
12 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.16%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.16%) IaaS
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.16%) PaaS
13 1 (0.081%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 83 (6.76%) HTTP
2 51 (4.15%) Internet
3 27 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.20%) SSL
4 16 (1.30%) LDAP
5 13 (1.06%) DNS
6 11 (0.90%) VPN
7 9 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (0.65%) SNMP
8 8 (0.65%) Intranet
9 7 (0.57%) LAN
9 7 (0.57%) Firewall
10 6 (0.49%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.41%) WAN
12 4 (0.33%) SMTP
12 4 (0.33%) SSH
12 4 (0.33%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.24%) VLAN
13 3 (0.24%) DVB
13 3 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 206 (16.78%) MySQL
3 95 (7.74%) Relational Database
4 92 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 63 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 53 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
7 50 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (3.66%) NoSQL
9 44 (3.58%) Oracle Database
10 43 (3.50%) DB2
11 32 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (1.95%) RDBMS
14 20 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (1.38%) Big Data
16 15 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
16 15 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
16 15 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 154 (12.54%) Git (software)
2 98 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 83 (6.76%) Subversion
4 75 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 69 (5.62%) Maven
6 66 (5.37%) Eclipse
7 65 (5.29%) Grunt
8 55 (4.48%) Ant
9 50 (4.07%) Jasmine
10 49 (3.99%) JUnit
11 42 (3.42%) Selenium
12 40 (3.26%) JIRA
13 37 (3.01%) NUnit
14 35 (2.85%) Jenkins
15 34 (2.77%) Cucumber
16 31 (2.52%) Bower
17 28 (2.28%) gulp
18 22 (1.79%) TeamCity
18 22 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
19 19 (1.55%) ReSharper
General
1 148 (12.05%) Finance
2 60 (4.89%) Retail
3 59 (4.80%) Banking
4 57 (4.64%) Marketing
5 25 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 22 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.38%) Publishing
8 16 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.98%) Advertising
9 12 (0.98%) Automotive
10 9 (0.73%) Electronics
10 9 (0.73%) Military
11 8 (0.65%) Games
11 8 (0.65%) Front Office
12 7 (0.57%) Legal
13 5 (0.41%) iGaming
14 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.16%) Local Government
14 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.081%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1042 (84.85%) Developer
2 177 (14.41%) Java Developer
3 175 (14.25%) .NET Developer
4 173 (14.09%) Front-End Developer
5 146 (11.89%) Web Developer
6 98 (7.98%) Senior Developer
7 83 (6.76%) UI Developer
8 81 (6.60%) UI Programmer
8 81 (6.60%) Architect
9 75 (6.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 68 (5.54%) C# Developer
10 68 (5.54%) PHP Developer
11 50 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
12 42 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (3.26%) Technical Architect
14 37 (3.01%) Front-End Web Developer
15 29 (2.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (2.36%) Software Developer
16 28 (2.28%) Lead Developer
17 26 (2.12%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1004 (81.76%) HTML
2 915 (74.51%) CSS
3 730 (59.45%) jQuery
4 537 (43.73%) HTML5
5 393 (32.00%) XML
6 378 (30.78%) CSS3
7 350 (28.50%) .NET
8 302 (24.59%) JSON
9 291 (23.70%) Web Services
10 257 (20.93%) ASP.NET
11 248 (20.20%) AngularJS
12 180 (14.66%) JSP
13 173 (14.09%) J2EE
14 172 (14.01%) Spring
15 168 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 162 (13.19%) XHTML
17 149 (12.13%) REST
18 136 (11.07%) .NET Framework
19 123 (10.02%) XSLT
20 119 (9.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 127 (10.34%) User Experience
2 90 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 42 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (3.42%) W3C
4 31 (2.52%) Computer Science
5 26 (2.12%) N-Tier
5 26 (2.12%) Data Structures
5 26 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 21 (1.71%) Web 2.0
8 19 (1.55%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.38%) Graphic Design
10 15 (1.22%) RIA
10 15 (1.22%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.14%) GIS
12 12 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 11 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.65%) Taxonomies
14 8 (0.65%) Social Media
14 8 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 194 (15.80%) Linux
2 124 (10.10%) Windows
3 100 (8.14%) UNIX
4 41 (3.34%) Android
5 30 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (2.44%) Solaris
5 30 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.90%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.90%) AIX
9 9 (0.73%) CentOS
10 8 (0.65%) HPUX
11 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (30.86%) MVC
3 272 (22.15%) OO
3 272 (22.15%) TDD
4 226 (18.40%) Scrum
5 170 (13.84%) Web Development
6 152 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
7 142 (11.56%) E-Commerce
8 133 (10.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 122 (9.93%) Unit Testing
10 100 (8.14%) SOA
11 90 (7.33%) OOP
12 89 (7.25%) BDD
13 82 (6.68%) Web Design
14 76 (6.19%) Kanban
15 69 (5.62%) UML
16 66 (5.37%) Content Management
17 61 (4.97%) Software Engineering
17 61 (4.97%) SDLC
18 58 (4.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1010 (82.25%) JavaScript
2 460 (37.46%) Java
3 333 (27.12%) SQL
4 292 (23.78%) C#
5 170 (13.84%) PHP
6 76 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 57 (4.64%) Scala
8 55 (4.48%) Ruby
9 51 (4.15%) VB.NET
10 42 (3.42%) Perl
10 42 (3.42%) Shell Script
11 37 (3.01%) XPath
11 37 (3.01%) PL/SQL
11 37 (3.01%) Python
12 34 (2.77%) VB
13 32 (2.61%) C++
14 20 (1.63%) C
15 17 (1.38%) TypeScript
16 16 (1.30%) PHP5
17 14 (1.14%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 86 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 82 (6.68%) SC Cleared
3 60 (4.89%) Degree
4 7 (0.57%) OCPJP
5 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.33%) OCMJD
6 4 (0.33%) OCPJWCD
7 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.16%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) PMP
8 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.081%) MCP
9 1 (0.081%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.081%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.37%) QA
2 3 (0.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.16%) TickIT
4 1 (0.081%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 15 (1.22%) Varnish
2 11 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.81%) Squid
4 9 (0.73%) vCloud
5 6 (0.49%) Docker
6 5 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.16%) vSphere
9 1 (0.081%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (2.20%) Puppet
2 17 (1.38%) Ansible
3 15 (1.22%) Salt
4 12 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.81%) logstash
5 10 (0.81%) ZABBIX
6 9 (0.73%) Kibana
6 9 (0.73%) Rundeck
6 9 (0.73%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
7 8 (0.65%) HP UCMDB
7 8 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.16%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.16%) OVSD
9 2 (0.16%) HP NNM
9 2 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.081%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 166 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 135 (10.99%) Oracle
3 75 (6.11%) IBM
4 56 (4.56%) Adobe
5 34 (2.77%) Google
6 30 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 25 (2.04%) Sitecore
8 20 (1.63%) Zend
8 20 (1.63%) VMware
8 20 (1.63%) Telerik
9 18 (1.47%) hybris
9 18 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.06%) Twitter
10 13 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (0.98%) Splunk
12 11 (0.90%) Apple
13 9 (0.73%) ATG
13 9 (0.73%) SAP
13 9 (0.73%) Pega
14 8 (0.65%) Elastic Path
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Imperial College London
Rate: From £34,270 to £42,830 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago