The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith 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 Hammersmith 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 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 15.00% 3.45% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 14.29% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £400
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
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 50.00% 24.14% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 16
Average daily rate £375 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
London

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) XHTML
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) NUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) MSTest

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) MSTest
1 2 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) XHTML
4 3 (50.00%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe