The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 36 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.35% - 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.32% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
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£396 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £36.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-16.43% +41.85%
Ajax
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 60 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.21% 24.69% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 33 33
Average daily rate £375 £288 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -19.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Cirencester - 5 £475 - 2
Gloucester - 1 £230 - 5
Cheltenham - 1 £400 - 1
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) XML
4 8 (66.67%) JDBC
4 8 (66.67%) JSP
4 8 (66.67%) Struts
4 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 8 (66.67%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) SAML
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (66.67%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 8 (66.67%) Spring Security
4 8 (66.67%) Shibboleth
4 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) SAML
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) JDBC
3 8 (66.67%) JSP
3 8 (66.67%) Struts
3 8 (66.67%) Spring Security
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Batch
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) RAD
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Kofax
2 1 (8.33%) KANA
2 1 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Talend
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle