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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 57 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 8 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 2.04% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 7.02% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
Average daily rate
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£283 £283 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £237 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £373 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £35.35 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-12.03% +12.22%
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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
227 171 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.95% 29.03% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 91 160
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £395 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
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 30 January 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 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) OO
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
4 14 (73.68%) XML
5 12 (63.16%) XSLT
6 11 (57.89%) HTML
6 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
6 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
7 10 (52.63%) jQuery
7 10 (52.63%) Spring Web Flow
7 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
7 10 (52.63%) Java
7 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
7 10 (52.63%) Oracle
7 10 (52.63%) J2EE
7 10 (52.63%) JSP
7 10 (52.63%) JMS
7 10 (52.63%) Struts
7 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (52.63%) Spring
8 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
8 8 (42.11%) Banking
8 8 (42.11%) .NET
8 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
8 8 (42.11%) JDBC
8 8 (42.11%) UNIX
8 8 (42.11%) Perl
8 8 (42.11%) iBATIS

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) CMS
3 4 (21.05%) Umbraco
4 3 (15.79%) Apache
5 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
5 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (10.53%) JBoss
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.26%) Drupal
6 1 (5.26%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) MSTest
2 3 (15.79%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) XML
3 12 (63.16%) XSLT
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 10 (52.63%) Spring Web Flow
5 10 (52.63%) J2EE
5 10 (52.63%) JSP
5 10 (52.63%) JMS
5 10 (52.63%) Struts
5 10 (52.63%) Spring
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) JDBC
6 8 (42.11%) iBATIS
6 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
6 8 (42.11%) GWT
7 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Web 2.0
1 4 (21.05%) Social Network
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) OO
2 14 (73.68%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
7 4 (21.05%) OOD
8 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) BPEL
8 2 (10.53%) AOP
8 2 (10.53%) SOA
8 2 (10.53%) UML
8 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (5.26%) Web Development
9 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
5 7 (36.84%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) XPath
6 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Kony
2 2 (10.53%) Yahoo!
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
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