The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 61 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.09% 1.39% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 4.21% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 9
Average daily rate
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£331 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
251 285 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.31% 33.02% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 135 95
Average daily rate £340 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (71.43%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) Spring
5 10 (47.62%) Banking
5 10 (47.62%) Oracle
5 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) XML
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) JDBC
8 7 (33.33%) J2EE
8 7 (33.33%) JSON
9 6 (28.57%) TDD
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) OO
9 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) REST
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
10 5 (23.81%) XSLT
10 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (23.81%) CruiseControl
10 5 (23.81%) Apache Flex
11 4 (19.05%) Selenium
11 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
11 4 (19.05%) iBATIS
11 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
11 4 (19.05%) Spring Web Flow

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) CTI
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) CruiseControl
2 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
5 1 (4.76%) QUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (4.76%) NUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
5 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 3 (14.29%) UI Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Visual Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Spring
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) XML
4 8 (38.10%) JDBC
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) JSON
5 7 (33.33%) J2EE
6 6 (28.57%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) XSLT
7 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (23.81%) Apache Flex
8 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
8 4 (19.05%) iBATIS
8 4 (19.05%) JMS
8 4 (19.05%) SVG
8 4 (19.05%) DOM
8 4 (19.05%) Struts
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Microservices
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
5 3 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Telerik
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase