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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 37 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.66% 2.10% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 5.83% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
- +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
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
116 103 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.03% 36.01% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 54 53
Average daily rate £305 £295 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.38% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 10
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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 2 £350 +37.25% 2
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) SQL