The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire 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 - - 3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire - - 25.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £225
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
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 16.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Average daily rate - £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
West Midlands

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Ajax
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (100.00%) SonicMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 (100.00%) OpenEdge
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebSpeed
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) SonicMQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP