The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 34 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.89% 2.28% 6.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 6.14% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £254 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £362 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Ajax
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 114 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.70% 37.13% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 36
Average daily rate £300 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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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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
Leicester +4 4 £344 +43.22% 3
Loughborough - - - -
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) JSP
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) XHTML
6 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Liferay
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (23.53%) JSTL
7 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
7 4 (23.53%) Psychology
7 4 (23.53%) LINQ
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) Web Design

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
1 5 (29.41%) Liferay
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.76%) Kentico
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) MS Access
4 2 (11.76%) DTS
5 1 (5.88%) Informix
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) MSTest
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) JSP
4 6 (35.29%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) XHTML
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) SVG
6 4 (23.53%) JSTL
6 4 (23.53%) LINQ
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) XSLT
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (11.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (23.53%) Psychology
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
2 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
2 4 (23.53%) Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle