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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 192 147 95
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -52
Contract jobs citing Ajax 585 748 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.52% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.06% 5.39% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 485 654
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £30.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.20 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +7.01%
Ajax
UK

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
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 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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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 -45 293 £450 +8.43% 121
South East -30 102 £339 -3.21% 46
East of England -10 53 £350 +16.66% 24
North West -22 40 £350 -4.76% 42
Yorkshire -24 30 £325 +6.55% 25
South West -7 26 £338 +3.84% 23
West Midlands -29 16 £338 +5.46% 13
East Midlands -15 11 £338 +5.88% 22
North East -23 7 £423 +30.00% 8
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1024 (82.71%) JavaScript
2 994 (80.29%) HTML
3 924 (74.64%) CSS
4 715 (57.75%) jQuery
5 553 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
6 535 (43.21%) HTML5
7 443 (35.78%) Java
8 400 (32.31%) MVC
9 390 (31.50%) XML
10 381 (30.78%) .NET
11 371 (29.97%) CSS3
12 349 (28.19%) SQL
13 328 (26.49%) C#
14 321 (25.93%) SQL Server
15 299 (24.15%) Web Services
15 299 (24.15%) JSON
16 288 (23.26%) ASP.NET
17 281 (22.70%) OO
17 281 (22.70%) TDD
18 244 (19.71%) AngularJS
19 220 (17.77%) Scrum
20 208 (16.80%) MySQL
21 178 (14.38%) PHP
22 175 (14.14%) Spring
23 174 (14.05%) J2EE
24 172 (13.89%) Linux
25 169 (13.65%) XHTML
26 168 (13.57%) JSP
27 167 (13.49%) Microsoft
28 163 (13.17%) Web Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 103 (8.32%) CMS
2 94 (7.59%) Node.js
3 87 (7.03%) WebSphere
4 66 (5.33%) Apache
5 62 (5.01%) Tomcat
6 57 (4.60%) SharePoint
7 51 (4.12%) WebLogic
8 49 (3.96%) JBoss
9 40 (3.23%) IIS
10 29 (2.34%) WordPress
11 27 (2.18%) Sitecore CMS
12 26 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 24 (1.94%) Umbraco
13 24 (1.94%) Drupal
14 23 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
16 17 (1.37%) GlassFish
17 14 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
18 13 (1.05%) Confluence
18 13 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 80 (6.46%) Photoshop
2 59 (4.77%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.65%) MS Office
4 8 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.081%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.37%) Tridion
2 16 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.24%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.16%) Magento
6 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.16%) RMDS
7 1 (0.081%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.081%) Summit
7 1 (0.081%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.081%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.081%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.34%) SaaS
3 27 (2.18%) Google Analytics
4 26 (2.10%) GitHub
5 24 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
7 9 (0.73%) Office 365
8 8 (0.65%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.48%) Yammer
10 5 (0.40%) Google Checkout
11 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.24%) CallidusCloud
13 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.16%) IaaS
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.16%) PaaS
14 1 (0.081%) Force.com
14 1 (0.081%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.14%) HTTP
2 53 (4.28%) Internet
3 27 (2.18%) SSL
4 23 (1.86%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.21%) LDAP
6 14 (1.13%) Intranet
7 12 (0.97%) VPN
8 11 (0.89%) DNS
9 8 (0.65%) SNMP
9 8 (0.65%) Firewall
10 7 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
10 7 (0.57%) LAN
11 6 (0.48%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.40%) WAN
13 4 (0.32%) SMTP
13 4 (0.32%) SSH
14 3 (0.24%) VLAN
14 3 (0.24%) DVB
14 3 (0.24%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 208 (16.80%) MySQL
3 103 (8.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 98 (7.92%) Relational Database
5 58 (4.68%) MongoDB
6 57 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 44 (3.55%) NoSQL
9 39 (3.15%) DB2
10 34 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (2.50%) Oracle Database
13 29 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (1.53%) RDBMS
16 18 (1.45%) Big Data
17 13 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
18 10 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (0.81%) Hadoop
18 10 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 138 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 108 (8.72%) Visual Studio
3 92 (7.43%) Subversion
4 69 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 68 (5.49%) Maven
5 68 (5.49%) Eclipse
6 67 (5.41%) Grunt
7 60 (4.85%) Ant
8 52 (4.20%) Jasmine
9 47 (3.80%) JUnit
10 42 (3.39%) Selenium
11 36 (2.91%) NUnit
12 35 (2.83%) JIRA
13 33 (2.67%) Cucumber
13 33 (2.67%) Bower
14 32 (2.58%) Jenkins
15 27 (2.18%) gulp
16 24 (1.94%) ReSharper
17 17 (1.37%) Mocha
18 15 (1.21%) SoapUI
General
1 150 (12.12%) Finance
2 58 (4.68%) Marketing
3 54 (4.36%) Banking
4 52 (4.20%) Retail
5 23 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.37%) Publishing
9 12 (0.97%) Automotive
10 11 (0.89%) Advertising
11 9 (0.73%) Games
11 9 (0.73%) Electronics
12 8 (0.65%) Legal
12 8 (0.65%) Front Office
13 5 (0.40%) iGaming
14 4 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.32%) Local Government
15 3 (0.24%) Military
16 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.081%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1054 (85.14%) Developer
2 195 (15.75%) .NET Developer
3 178 (14.38%) Java Developer
4 156 (12.60%) Web Developer
5 154 (12.44%) Front-End Developer
6 103 (8.32%) Senior Developer
7 84 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 81 (6.54%) PHP Developer
9 79 (6.38%) UI Developer
10 78 (6.30%) UI Programmer
11 77 (6.22%) C# Developer
12 75 (6.06%) Architect
13 56 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 47 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
15 41 (3.31%) Technical Architect
16 39 (3.15%) Front-End Web Developer
17 33 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 29 (2.34%) Software Developer
19 27 (2.18%) Senior Java Developer
20 26 (2.10%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 994 (80.29%) HTML
2 924 (74.64%) CSS
3 715 (57.75%) jQuery
4 535 (43.21%) HTML5
5 390 (31.50%) XML
6 381 (30.78%) .NET
7 371 (29.97%) CSS3
8 299 (24.15%) Web Services
8 299 (24.15%) JSON
9 288 (23.26%) ASP.NET
10 244 (19.71%) AngularJS
11 175 (14.14%) Spring
12 174 (14.05%) J2EE
13 169 (13.65%) XHTML
14 168 (13.57%) JSP
15 155 (12.52%) REST
16 154 (12.44%) .NET Framework
17 143 (11.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 138 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 120 (9.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 115 (9.29%) User Experience
2 83 (6.70%) Mobile App
3 43 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (3.31%) W3C
5 37 (2.99%) Data Structures
6 35 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.10%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.70%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.62%) Web 2.0
11 15 (1.21%) Graphic Design
12 14 (1.13%) RIA
12 14 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.13%) GIS
12 14 (1.13%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.73%) Social Media
13 9 (0.73%) CMDB
14 8 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 172 (13.89%) Linux
2 134 (10.82%) Windows
3 93 (7.51%) UNIX
4 40 (3.23%) Android
5 34 (2.75%) Solaris
6 30 (2.42%) Apple iOS
7 20 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.89%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.73%) CentOS
11 7 (0.57%) AIX
11 7 (0.57%) HPUX
12 6 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.32%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.16%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 400 (32.31%) MVC
3 281 (22.70%) TDD
3 281 (22.70%) OO
4 220 (17.77%) Scrum
5 163 (13.17%) Web Development
6 133 (10.74%) Responsive Web Design
7 131 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
8 130 (10.50%) E-Commerce
9 117 (9.45%) Unit Testing
10 105 (8.48%) SOA
11 101 (8.16%) OOP
12 94 (7.59%) BDD
13 83 (6.70%) Web Design
14 70 (5.65%) Kanban
15 69 (5.57%) Content Management
16 66 (5.33%) Software Engineering
16 66 (5.33%) UML
17 61 (4.93%) SDLC
18 60 (4.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1024 (82.71%) JavaScript
2 443 (35.78%) Java
3 349 (28.19%) SQL
4 328 (26.49%) C#
5 178 (14.38%) PHP
6 77 (6.22%) T-SQL
7 58 (4.68%) Scala
8 53 (4.28%) Ruby
9 45 (3.63%) VB.NET
10 36 (2.91%) C++
11 35 (2.83%) Python
11 35 (2.83%) XPath
12 30 (2.42%) VB
13 29 (2.34%) Perl
14 24 (1.94%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.78%) PHP5
16 20 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.45%) C
18 12 (0.97%) VBScript
18 12 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 77 (6.22%) Security Cleared
2 72 (5.82%) SC Cleared
3 69 (5.57%) Degree
4 7 (0.57%) OCPJP
5 6 (0.48%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.32%) OCMJD
6 4 (0.32%) 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%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.081%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) CISSP
9 1 (0.081%) MCP
9 1 (0.081%) MCSD
9 1 (0.081%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (0.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.16%) TickIT
3 2 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.05%) Varnish
3 9 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.65%) Squid
5 7 (0.57%) vCloud
6 6 (0.48%) Docker
7 3 (0.24%) Firmware
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 23 (1.86%) Puppet
2 15 (1.21%) Ansible
3 13 (1.05%) Salt
4 12 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.73%) HP UCMDB
6 8 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
6 8 (0.65%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.65%) logstash
7 7 (0.57%) Kibana
7 7 (0.57%) Rundeck
7 7 (0.57%) HAProxy
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%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.081%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 167 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 112 (9.05%) Oracle
3 76 (6.14%) IBM
4 56 (4.52%) Adobe
5 36 (2.91%) Google
6 27 (2.18%) Sitecore
7 24 (1.94%) Telerik
8 23 (1.86%) Zend
8 23 (1.86%) ServiceNow
9 19 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.21%) VMware
10 15 (1.21%) hybris
11 13 (1.05%) Apple
12 12 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.97%) Twitter
13 11 (0.89%) Splunk
13 11 (0.89%) ATG
14 10 (0.81%) SAP
14 10 (0.81%) Omniture
15 9 (0.73%) HP
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £425 - £525 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 425-525 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £280 - 300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago