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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 29 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.54% 1.27% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 2.35% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £368 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.94% -1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +63.09%
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
58 170 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 24.58% 53.97% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 80 48
Average daily rate £323 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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
Leicester +8 2 £288 -11.53% 3
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) XML
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) .NET
6 6 (50.00%) HTML5
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) CSS3
7 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
9 3 (25.00%) MySQL
9 3 (25.00%) SOAP
9 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (25.00%) WCF
9 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (25.00%) REST
9 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) WordPress
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Kentico
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) MS Access
4 2 (16.67%) DTS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) CSS3
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) B2C
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) Telerik