The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Farnborough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 12 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.45% 3.45% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 8.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.86%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.31% 41.38% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Average daily rate £388 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £344 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £12.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -68.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
Hampshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Ajax
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle