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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 188 139 106
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -33
Contract jobs citing Ajax 277 379 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.58% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.69% 5.16% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 256 385
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
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
7502 7351 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.66% 30.70% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5168 5743
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 52
Average hourly rate £27.66 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -13 58 £475 +11.76% 17
Croydon - 5 - -
Docklands, London - 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 4 £500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £450 -
Wimbledon 0 2 £325 +18.18%
Bromley - 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £350 - 1
Hammersmith -2 1 £275 +57.14%
New Malden - 1 £300 -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 489 (80.83%) HTML
1 489 (80.83%) JavaScript
2 444 (73.39%) CSS
3 361 (59.67%) jQuery
4 316 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
5 304 (50.25%) HTML5
6 232 (38.35%) Java
7 202 (33.39%) CSS3
8 194 (32.07%) MVC
9 183 (30.25%) JSON
10 179 (29.59%) TDD
11 167 (27.60%) AngularJS
12 163 (26.94%) OO
13 162 (26.78%) Web Services
14 161 (26.61%) XML
15 158 (26.12%) SQL Server
16 147 (24.30%) .NET
17 145 (23.97%) SQL
18 129 (21.32%) Scrum
19 123 (20.33%) C#
20 111 (18.35%) ASP.NET
21 108 (17.85%) MySQL
22 107 (17.69%) Web Development
23 92 (15.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 91 (15.04%) Spring
24 91 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
25 86 (14.21%) Backbone.js
26 84 (13.88%) Finance
27 83 (13.72%) J2EE
27 83 (13.72%) Git (software)

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 61 (10.08%) Node.js
2 50 (8.26%) Apache
3 42 (6.94%) CMS
4 36 (5.95%) Tomcat
5 26 (4.30%) JBoss
6 25 (4.13%) WebLogic
7 23 (3.80%) SharePoint
7 23 (3.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (3.31%) IIS
9 18 (2.98%) WordPress
10 16 (2.64%) WebSphere
10 16 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (2.48%) nginx
12 12 (1.98%) Confluence
13 11 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.82%) Mule
13 11 (1.82%) GlassFish
13 11 (1.82%) Jetty
13 11 (1.82%) Umbraco
14 10 (1.65%) iPlanet
Applications
1 35 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.97%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) MS Office
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.17%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) Magento
4 2 (0.33%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.33%) RMDS
4 2 (0.33%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Tridion
5 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.31%) GitHub
3 13 (2.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 13 (2.15%) Google Analytics
4 10 (1.65%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.16%) Office 365
6 6 (0.99%) SaaS
6 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.33%) Yammer
8 2 (0.33%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.60%) HTTP
2 22 (3.64%) Internet
3 15 (2.48%) SSL
4 12 (1.98%) LDAP
5 11 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.49%) VPN
6 9 (1.49%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (0.99%) SNMP
8 5 (0.83%) Firewall
8 5 (0.83%) DNS
8 5 (0.83%) Intranet
9 4 (0.66%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.66%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.66%) LAN
9 4 (0.66%) SMTP
10 3 (0.50%) SSH
11 2 (0.33%) WAN
12 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.17%) DMZ
12 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (26.12%) SQL Server
2 108 (17.85%) MySQL
3 50 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (7.60%) MongoDB
5 40 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 32 (5.29%) NoSQL
8 31 (5.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (2.98%) DB2
11 18 (2.98%) Big Data
12 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.82%) Redis
14 9 (1.49%) Riak
14 9 (1.49%) Infinispan
14 9 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
15 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (13.72%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 39 (6.45%) Subversion
4 38 (6.28%) Maven
5 36 (5.95%) Grunt
6 34 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (5.29%) NUnit
8 28 (4.63%) Cucumber
9 27 (4.46%) Eclipse
10 26 (4.30%) Jasmine
11 23 (3.80%) Jenkins
12 22 (3.64%) JIRA
12 22 (3.64%) Selenium
13 20 (3.31%) JUnit
14 18 (2.98%) ReSharper
15 15 (2.48%) Bower
15 15 (2.48%) Mocha
16 12 (1.98%) Ant
17 9 (1.49%) JMeter
17 9 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (13.88%) Finance
2 45 (7.44%) Banking
3 31 (5.12%) Retail
4 23 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.14%) Marketing
6 15 (2.48%) Publishing
7 11 (1.82%) Advertising
8 8 (1.32%) Front Office
9 6 (0.99%) Games
9 6 (0.99%) Legal
10 5 (0.83%) Automotive
10 5 (0.83%) iGaming
11 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 482 (79.67%) Developer
2 84 (13.88%) Front-End Developer
3 77 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 70 (11.57%) Architect
5 68 (11.24%) Web Developer
5 68 (11.24%) .NET Developer
6 64 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 54 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (5.62%) Technical Architect
9 32 (5.29%) PHP Developer
10 28 (4.63%) UI Developer
10 28 (4.63%) UI Programmer
11 25 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 21 (3.47%) Front-End Web Developer
14 20 (3.31%) C# Developer
15 19 (3.14%) Consultant
16 18 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
17 17 (2.81%) Android Developer
17 17 (2.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (80.83%) HTML
2 444 (73.39%) CSS
3 361 (59.67%) jQuery
4 304 (50.25%) HTML5
5 202 (33.39%) CSS3
6 183 (30.25%) JSON
7 167 (27.60%) AngularJS
8 162 (26.78%) Web Services
9 161 (26.61%) XML
10 147 (24.30%) .NET
11 111 (18.35%) ASP.NET
12 92 (15.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 91 (15.04%) Spring
14 86 (14.21%) Backbone.js
15 83 (13.72%) J2EE
16 81 (13.39%) JSP
17 78 (12.89%) REST
18 68 (11.24%) Hibernate
19 66 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
20 64 (10.58%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.57%) User Experience
2 62 (10.25%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.46%) W3C
4 26 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
6 15 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.16%) Taxonomies
10 7 (1.16%) CMDB
10 7 (1.16%) RIA
11 6 (0.99%) GIS
11 6 (0.99%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.83%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.83%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.83%) Animation
13 4 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.55%) Linux
2 52 (8.60%) Windows
3 42 (6.94%) UNIX
4 36 (5.95%) Android
5 21 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.49%) CentOS
8 6 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.33%) Solaris
13 1 (0.17%) AIX
13 1 (0.17%) HPUX
13 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (32.07%) MVC
3 179 (29.59%) TDD
4 163 (26.94%) OO
5 129 (21.32%) Scrum
6 107 (17.69%) Web Development
7 91 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (12.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 65 (10.74%) OOP
10 63 (10.41%) E-Commerce
11 61 (10.08%) BDD
12 58 (9.59%) Kanban
13 52 (8.60%) Unit Testing
14 50 (8.26%) SOA
15 46 (7.60%) Web Design
16 39 (6.45%) Open Source
17 36 (5.95%) Mobile Application Development
18 33 (5.45%) Automated Testing
19 32 (5.29%) Mentoring
20 30 (4.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 489 (80.83%) JavaScript
2 232 (38.35%) Java
3 145 (23.97%) SQL
4 123 (20.33%) C#
5 73 (12.07%) PHP
6 44 (7.27%) Scala
7 33 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 31 (5.12%) Ruby
9 24 (3.97%) Python
10 15 (2.48%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.98%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.65%) Perl
12 10 (1.65%) C++
13 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.32%) PHP5
14 7 (1.16%) C
15 6 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.83%) VB
16 5 (0.83%) XPath
16 5 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 43 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.46%) Degree
4 4 (0.66%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.50%) PMP
5 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.50%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.17%) CISSP
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.43%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.48%) Varnish
2 13 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.65%) Squid
4 9 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.49%) vCloud
5 7 (1.16%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (3.64%) Puppet
2 19 (3.14%) Ansible
3 16 (2.64%) Salt
4 10 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.49%) HAProxy
5 9 (1.49%) ZABBIX
5 9 (1.49%) Kibana
5 9 (1.49%) Rundeck
5 9 (1.49%) logstash
6 7 (1.16%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 77 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.09%) Oracle
3 36 (5.95%) Adobe
4 20 (3.31%) IBM
5 16 (2.64%) Telerik
5 16 (2.64%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.31%) ServiceNow
7 13 (2.15%) Twitter
8 11 (1.82%) Splunk
9 9 (1.49%) Pega
9 9 (1.49%) Zend
9 9 (1.49%) VMware
10 8 (1.32%) Google
11 7 (1.16%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.16%) SaltStack
12 5 (0.83%) KANA
13 4 (0.66%) Apple
13 4 (0.66%) BMC
13 4 (0.66%) Sun
13 4 (0.66%) HP
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day Competitive rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd./Umbrella Company Basis
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Imperial College London
Rate: From £34,270 to £42,830 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
The Creative Emporium
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 475 per day
Posted: 25 days ago