The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 182 137 97
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -40
Contract jobs citing Ajax 293 387 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.65% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.99% 5.31% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 269 398
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +7.01%
Ajax
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in London

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London -28 70 £450 +3.21% 16
Croydon - 9 - -
Canary Wharf -7 4 £500 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Uxbridge - 3 £450 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Hammersmith -6 1 £275 +57.14%
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 492 (80.66%) JavaScript
2 486 (79.67%) HTML
3 442 (72.46%) CSS
4 358 (58.69%) jQuery
5 308 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (47.05%) HTML5
7 216 (35.41%) Java
8 201 (32.95%) MVC
9 187 (30.66%) CSS3
10 184 (30.16%) JSON
11 169 (27.70%) SQL Server
12 167 (27.38%) .NET
12 167 (27.38%) TDD
13 166 (27.21%) XML
14 165 (27.05%) OO
15 160 (26.23%) Web Services
16 150 (24.59%) AngularJS
17 148 (24.26%) SQL
18 136 (22.30%) C#
19 125 (20.49%) ASP.NET
20 114 (18.69%) MySQL
21 111 (18.20%) Scrum
22 99 (16.23%) Web Development
23 90 (14.75%) Spring
24 86 (14.10%) Microsoft
25 85 (13.93%) J2EE
26 83 (13.61%) Finance
27 82 (13.44%) PHP
28 79 (12.95%) JSP
28 79 (12.95%) .NET Framework

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 48 (7.87%) Node.js
2 46 (7.54%) Apache
3 42 (6.89%) CMS
4 32 (5.25%) Tomcat
5 27 (4.43%) SharePoint
6 22 (3.61%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.61%) JBoss
7 20 (3.28%) IIS
7 20 (3.28%) WordPress
8 18 (2.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (2.13%) nginx
9 13 (2.13%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.97%) Umbraco
11 10 (1.64%) Confluence
12 9 (1.48%) GlassFish
12 9 (1.48%) Jetty
12 9 (1.48%) Mule
12 9 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (1.31%) Tornado
Applications
1 40 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.59%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.82%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.33%) Magento
3 2 (0.33%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.33%) RMDS
4 1 (0.16%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.16%) Tridion
4 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.28%) GitHub
3 11 (1.80%) Adobe Analytics
3 11 (1.80%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.31%) Office 365
4 8 (1.31%) SaaS
4 8 (1.31%) OpenShift
5 6 (0.98%) Yammer
5 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.39%) HTTP
2 25 (4.10%) Internet
3 16 (2.62%) SSL
4 14 (2.30%) LDAP
5 11 (1.80%) VPN
6 10 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.48%) Intranet
8 7 (1.15%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (0.98%) SNMP
10 5 (0.82%) Firewall
11 4 (0.66%) DNS
11 4 (0.66%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.66%) LAN
12 3 (0.49%) SMTP
12 3 (0.49%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.33%) SSH
13 2 (0.33%) WAN
13 2 (0.33%) Extranet
14 1 (0.16%) Wireless
14 1 (0.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (27.70%) SQL Server
2 114 (18.69%) MySQL
3 65 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (6.39%) MongoDB
5 38 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (5.90%) Relational Database
7 33 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (4.92%) NoSQL
9 29 (4.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (2.95%) Big Data
12 16 (2.62%) DB2
13 9 (1.48%) Redis
14 7 (1.15%) Riak
14 7 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
14 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.15%) Infinispan
15 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 79 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 41 (6.72%) Subversion
4 40 (6.56%) Grunt
5 38 (6.23%) Maven
5 38 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (5.08%) Jasmine
7 29 (4.75%) NUnit
8 28 (4.59%) Eclipse
9 26 (4.26%) Cucumber
10 23 (3.77%) ReSharper
10 23 (3.77%) Selenium
11 20 (3.28%) JIRA
12 18 (2.95%) Jenkins
13 16 (2.62%) Bower
13 16 (2.62%) Mocha
14 13 (2.13%) JUnit
15 10 (1.64%) Ant
16 9 (1.48%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 83 (13.61%) Finance
2 43 (7.05%) Banking
3 27 (4.43%) Retail
4 23 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.11%) Marketing
6 12 (1.97%) Publishing
7 10 (1.64%) Advertising
8 8 (1.31%) Front Office
9 7 (1.15%) Games
10 6 (0.98%) Legal
11 5 (0.82%) Automotive
11 5 (0.82%) iGaming
12 4 (0.66%) Local Government
13 2 (0.33%) Back Office
13 2 (0.33%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 487 (79.84%) Developer
2 80 (13.11%) .NET Developer
3 76 (12.46%) Web Developer
4 71 (11.64%) Front-End Developer
5 69 (11.31%) Java Developer
6 63 (10.33%) Architect
7 62 (10.16%) Senior Developer
8 48 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 41 (6.72%) PHP Developer
10 35 (5.74%) Technical Architect
11 29 (4.75%) UI Developer
11 29 (4.75%) UI Programmer
12 27 (4.43%) ASP.NET Developer
13 24 (3.93%) Front-End Web Developer
14 22 (3.61%) Consultant
14 22 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (3.44%) C# Developer
16 19 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
17 18 (2.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 15 (2.46%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 486 (79.67%) HTML
2 442 (72.46%) CSS
3 358 (58.69%) jQuery
4 287 (47.05%) HTML5
5 187 (30.66%) CSS3
6 184 (30.16%) JSON
7 167 (27.38%) .NET
8 166 (27.21%) XML
9 160 (26.23%) Web Services
10 150 (24.59%) AngularJS
11 125 (20.49%) ASP.NET
12 90 (14.75%) Spring
13 85 (13.93%) J2EE
14 79 (12.95%) JSP
14 79 (12.95%) .NET Framework
14 79 (12.95%) REST
15 77 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 74 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
17 70 (11.48%) Backbone.js
18 63 (10.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.00%) User Experience
2 50 (8.20%) Mobile App
3 28 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.43%) W3C
5 19 (3.11%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (2.62%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.30%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.48%) CMDB
9 8 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.15%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.98%) GIS
11 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.98%) Taxonomies
12 5 (0.82%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.82%) RIA
13 4 (0.66%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.30%) Linux
2 53 (8.69%) Windows
3 37 (6.07%) UNIX
4 29 (4.75%) Android
5 16 (2.62%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.31%) CentOS
8 6 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) webOS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.16%) HPUX
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (32.95%) MVC
3 167 (27.38%) TDD
4 165 (27.05%) OO
5 111 (18.20%) Scrum
6 99 (16.23%) Web Development
7 73 (11.97%) OOP
8 72 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (10.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 64 (10.49%) BDD
11 59 (9.67%) E-Commerce
12 50 (8.20%) SOA
13 47 (7.70%) Unit Testing
14 45 (7.38%) Kanban
15 42 (6.89%) Web Design
16 36 (5.90%) Open Source
17 32 (5.25%) SDLC
18 29 (4.75%) Mobile Application Development
19 27 (4.43%) DevOps
20 26 (4.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 492 (80.66%) JavaScript
2 216 (35.41%) Java
3 148 (24.26%) SQL
4 136 (22.30%) C#
5 82 (13.44%) PHP
6 43 (7.05%) Scala
7 34 (5.57%) T-SQL
8 30 (4.92%) Ruby
9 22 (3.61%) Python
10 16 (2.62%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.13%) PHP5
12 10 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.64%) Perl
13 8 (1.31%) C++
14 6 (0.98%) C
14 6 (0.98%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.82%) XPath
16 4 (0.66%) CFML
16 4 (0.66%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (7.05%) Security Cleared
2 42 (6.89%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.90%) Degree
4 4 (0.66%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.49%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.33%) PMP
6 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) CISSP
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.38%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.13%) Varnish
2 12 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.31%) Squid
4 7 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.15%) vCloud
5 6 (0.98%) Docker
6 3 (0.49%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (2.95%) Puppet
2 15 (2.46%) Ansible
3 13 (2.13%) Salt
4 9 (1.48%) HP UCMDB
5 8 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.15%) HAProxy
6 7 (1.15%) logstash
6 7 (1.15%) ZABBIX
6 7 (1.15%) Kibana
6 7 (1.15%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.54%) Oracle
3 31 (5.08%) Adobe
4 23 (3.77%) Telerik
5 20 (3.28%) ServiceNow
6 19 (3.11%) IBM
7 14 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.97%) Zend
8 12 (1.97%) Twitter
9 9 (1.48%) Splunk
9 9 (1.48%) Google
10 8 (1.31%) VMware
11 7 (1.15%) Pega
12 6 (0.98%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.98%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.82%) KANA
13 5 (0.82%) HP
14 4 (0.66%) Apple
14 4 (0.66%) BMC
14 4 (0.66%) CA
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £425 - £525 Per Day please send cv
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 425-525 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified flexible, highly competitive
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Executive Resource Group
Rate: £280 - 300 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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Rate: £325.00 - £350 per day
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
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City of London
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