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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 164 119 90
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -29
Contract jobs citing Ajax 279 397 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.82% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 6.21% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 235 329
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £55.00 £26.50 £19.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.54% +36.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £36.96 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +17.33%
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
6254 6393 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.79% 29.24% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4693 4591 4461
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 53 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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
City of London -32 60 £400 - 39
Docklands, London +11 1 £525 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £300 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £398 - 3
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 550 (84.10%) JavaScript
2 535 (81.80%) HTML
3 500 (76.45%) CSS
4 391 (59.79%) jQuery
5 312 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
6 283 (43.27%) HTML5
7 224 (34.25%) MVC
8 197 (30.12%) Java
9 191 (29.20%) CSS3
10 189 (28.90%) XML
11 177 (27.06%) Web Services
12 175 (26.76%) .NET
13 166 (25.38%) C#
14 163 (24.92%) TDD
15 160 (24.46%) OO
16 158 (24.16%) JSON
17 138 (21.10%) ASP.NET
18 123 (18.81%) Scrum
19 121 (18.50%) SQL Server
20 120 (18.35%) SQL
21 114 (17.43%) AngularJS
22 106 (16.21%) Spring
23 100 (15.29%) MySQL
24 99 (15.14%) E-Commerce
25 97 (14.83%) Microsoft
26 95 (14.53%) BDD
27 90 (13.76%) JSP
28 87 (13.30%) PHP
29 85 (13.00%) Subversion
29 85 (13.00%) REST

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 72 (11.01%) CMS
2 54 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 53 (8.10%) Apache
4 45 (6.88%) Tomcat
5 40 (6.12%) Node.js
6 34 (5.20%) IIS
7 28 (4.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (2.91%) Adobe CQ
9 19 (2.91%) Confluence
10 16 (2.45%) JBoss
11 15 (2.29%) WebSphere
11 15 (2.29%) WordPress
12 14 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (1.68%) WebLogic
14 8 (1.22%) Lightstreamer
14 8 (1.22%) nginx
14 8 (1.22%) Drupal
15 6 (0.92%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 34 (5.20%) Photoshop
2 33 (5.05%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (1.68%) MS Office
5 10 (1.53%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.46%) MS Project
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (1.68%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.92%) Tridion
3 5 (0.76%) Magento
4 4 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.31%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.15%) Radian6
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) GitHub
2 9 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.22%) Basecamp
4 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.61%) Force.com
5 4 (0.61%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.46%) Office 365
6 3 (0.46%) SaaS
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.60%) HTTP
2 15 (2.29%) VPN
2 15 (2.29%) SSL
3 14 (2.14%) LDAP
3 14 (2.14%) Internet
4 13 (1.99%) SNMP
5 6 (0.92%) Intranet
5 6 (0.92%) SPDY
6 5 (0.76%) Firewall
7 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.46%) DNS
9 2 (0.31%) SAN
9 2 (0.31%) DHCP
9 2 (0.31%) Wireless
9 2 (0.31%) NAS
10 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 100 (15.29%) MySQL
3 44 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.13%) NoSQL
6 26 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (3.82%) MongoDB
8 24 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (2.91%) Oracle Database
10 18 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.83%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.76%) DB2
15 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.76%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 85 (13.00%) Subversion
2 82 (12.54%) Git (software)
3 63 (9.63%) Visual Studio
4 46 (7.03%) JIRA
5 42 (6.42%) JUnit
6 41 (6.27%) Jenkins
7 38 (5.81%) Eclipse
8 30 (4.59%) Selenium
9 29 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (4.43%) Jasmine
10 28 (4.28%) Maven
11 27 (4.13%) Cucumber
12 25 (3.82%) Ant
13 23 (3.52%) NUnit
14 22 (3.36%) Grunt
15 15 (2.29%) SpecFlow
15 15 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (1.99%) Hudson
16 13 (1.99%) MSTest
17 12 (1.83%) Moq
General
1 68 (10.40%) Finance
2 48 (7.34%) Banking
3 32 (4.89%) Marketing
4 29 (4.43%) Retail
5 18 (2.75%) Publishing
6 16 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.92%) Legal
7 6 (0.92%) Front Office
7 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.76%) Advertising
9 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.46%) Back Office
9 3 (0.46%) Law
9 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.31%) Billing
10 2 (0.31%) Local Government
10 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.31%) Hindi Language
10 2 (0.31%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 555 (84.86%) Developer
2 106 (16.21%) Front-End Developer
3 88 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 80 (12.23%) .NET Developer
5 77 (11.77%) Java Developer
6 75 (11.47%) Web Developer
7 46 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (5.20%) PHP Developer
9 30 (4.59%) Architect
9 30 (4.59%) ServiceNow Developer
10 29 (4.43%) C# Developer
11 27 (4.13%) SharePoint Developer
12 22 (3.36%) Senior .NET Developer
13 20 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (2.75%) Consultant
15 17 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (2.29%) Agile .NET Developer
16 15 (2.29%) Hybris Developer
17 14 (2.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 14 (2.14%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 535 (81.80%) HTML
2 500 (76.45%) CSS
3 391 (59.79%) jQuery
4 283 (43.27%) HTML5
5 191 (29.20%) CSS3
6 189 (28.90%) XML
7 177 (27.06%) Web Services
8 175 (26.76%) .NET
9 158 (24.16%) JSON
10 138 (21.10%) ASP.NET
11 114 (17.43%) AngularJS
12 106 (16.21%) Spring
13 90 (13.76%) JSP
14 85 (13.00%) REST
15 79 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 70 (10.70%) Backbone.js
16 70 (10.70%) J2EE
17 69 (10.55%) SOAP
18 68 (10.40%) Hibernate
19 65 (9.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.63%) User Experience
2 31 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.13%) Open Source
4 22 (3.36%) Inversion of Control
5 20 (3.06%) W3C
6 15 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.14%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.83%) CMDB
9 11 (1.68%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.53%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.53%) Social Media
11 9 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.22%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.07%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.07%) iPad
13 7 (1.07%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.92%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.92%) Clustering
15 5 (0.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.26%) Linux
2 41 (6.27%) Windows
3 36 (5.50%) UNIX
4 21 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.06%) Android
6 8 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.76%) webOS
7 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.76%) Solaris
7 5 (0.76%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.46%) CentOS
9 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.31%) VMS
10 2 (0.31%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (34.25%) MVC
3 163 (24.92%) TDD
4 160 (24.46%) OO
5 123 (18.81%) Scrum
6 99 (15.14%) E-Commerce
7 95 (14.53%) BDD
8 74 (11.31%) Web Development
9 62 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (9.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 52 (7.95%) OOP
12 46 (7.03%) Unit Testing
13 40 (6.12%) SOA
14 38 (5.81%) Project Management
15 35 (5.35%) Kanban
16 30 (4.59%) SEO
17 29 (4.43%) UML
17 29 (4.43%) Software Engineering
18 27 (4.13%) Workflow
19 25 (3.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 550 (84.10%) JavaScript
2 197 (30.12%) Java
3 166 (25.38%) C#
4 120 (18.35%) SQL
5 87 (13.30%) PHP
6 38 (5.81%) Ruby
7 27 (4.13%) Scala
8 18 (2.75%) Python
9 13 (1.99%) VB.NET
9 13 (1.99%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.83%) Perl
10 12 (1.83%) C
11 11 (1.68%) C++
12 9 (1.38%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.07%) VBA
14 7 (1.07%) PHP5
15 6 (0.92%) XPath
15 6 (0.92%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.92%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 59 (9.02%) Degree
2 13 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.92%) Sun Certification
4 5 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.31%) MCSE
6 2 (0.31%) CCNA
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) ISEB
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.73%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) WAI
2 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.76%) Varnish
2 5 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.46%) vCloud
4 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.31%) XenApp
4 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.31%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.31%) Firmware
4 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (1.83%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (0.76%) Puppet
3 4 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.31%) logstash
4 2 (0.31%) cPanel
5 1 (0.15%) Salt
5 1 (0.15%) Kibana
5 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 97 (14.83%) Microsoft
2 66 (10.09%) Oracle
3 33 (5.05%) ServiceNow
4 25 (3.82%) Google
5 21 (3.21%) hybris
6 20 (3.06%) Telerik
7 18 (2.75%) Sitecore
8 15 (2.29%) Adobe
9 11 (1.68%) IBM
10 10 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.53%) Zend
11 8 (1.22%) EPiServer
12 7 (1.07%) SAP
12 7 (1.07%) Sencha
13 6 (0.92%) Ektron
13 6 (0.92%) Twitter
13 6 (0.92%) Endeca
14 5 (0.76%) VMware
15 4 (0.61%) RedDot
15 4 (0.61%) ATG
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Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £120 to £120 per day Fixed rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AB Recruit
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
MapMechanics
Rate: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago