The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 Leicester 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 29 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.35% 7.69% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 21.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £240 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 41.63% 35.04% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 18 9
Average daily rate £290 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
Leicestershire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Ajax
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) SEO
3 4 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#