The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 27 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.55% 1.01% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 5.13% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £34.18
% change year-on-year
+64.17% -1.97%
Ajax
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.13% 19.60% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 12
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Ajax
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) ATG
2 5 (83.33%) ATG Dynamo
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (83.33%) ATG Dynamo
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Ant
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) ATG