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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 185 184 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -78
Contract jobs citing Ajax 264 276 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.30% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 4.36% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 207 261
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+56.71% +1.51%
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
6644 6332 6493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.37% 29.86% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4952 4713 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 31 £550 +33.33% 19
Croydon - 4 £306 -
Docklands, London +10 3 £475 -9.52%
Ilford - 2 £306 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £475 -
Edgware - 1 £415 -
Hammersmith - 1 £575 -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 409 (81.64%) JavaScript
2 387 (77.25%) HTML
3 367 (73.25%) CSS
4 282 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (50.70%) jQuery
6 223 (44.51%) HTML5
7 191 (38.12%) Java
8 175 (34.93%) Web Services
9 165 (32.93%) TDD
10 149 (29.74%) JSON
10 149 (29.74%) CSS3
11 147 (29.34%) XML
12 127 (25.35%) SQL
12 127 (25.35%) MVC
13 124 (24.75%) OO
14 119 (23.75%) AngularJS
15 115 (22.95%) Scrum
16 99 (19.76%) .NET
17 98 (19.56%) C#
17 98 (19.56%) Front End Development
18 97 (19.36%) REST
19 95 (18.96%) PHP
20 94 (18.76%) MySQL
21 80 (15.97%) ASP.NET
22 78 (15.57%) SQL Server
23 77 (15.37%) Node.js
24 74 (14.77%) BDD
24 74 (14.77%) E-Commerce
25 69 (13.77%) Kanban
26 68 (13.57%) Spring

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 77 (15.37%) Node.js
2 51 (10.18%) CMS
3 46 (9.18%) Apache
4 44 (8.78%) JBoss
5 33 (6.59%) Tomcat
6 29 (5.79%) WebSphere
7 26 (5.19%) IIS
8 18 (3.59%) SharePoint
9 15 (2.99%) WordPress
10 13 (2.59%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 12 (2.40%) Apache Solr
11 12 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (2.00%) Apache Spark
13 8 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (1.40%) Alfresco
15 6 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
17 4 (0.80%) Confluence
17 4 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.00%) MS Office
5 4 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.60%) MS Project
7 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
8 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.00%) Magento
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Endur
4 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.00%) GitHub
5 4 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.80%) Office 365
6 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.60%) SaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.40%) AdWords
7 2 (0.40%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.20%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.38%) HTTP
2 30 (5.99%) SSL
3 27 (5.39%) Internet
4 19 (3.79%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.79%) LDAP
6 13 (2.59%) 802.15
6 13 (2.59%) Bluetooth
6 13 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (2.59%) X.509
6 13 (2.59%) ZigBee
7 10 (2.00%) VPN
8 9 (1.80%) SNMP
9 6 (1.20%) DNS
10 4 (0.80%) SMTP
11 2 (0.40%) SSH
12 1 (0.20%) Extranet
12 1 (0.20%) FTP
12 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (18.76%) MySQL
2 78 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 44 (8.78%) MongoDB
4 40 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 37 (7.39%) Relational Database
6 34 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (5.19%) Jackrabbit
8 21 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (4.19%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.59%) Redis
10 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.20%) DB2
12 9 (1.80%) Big Data
12 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (1.20%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.00%) HBase
16 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 67 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.99%) TeamCity
3 34 (6.79%) Subversion
4 30 (5.99%) Maven
5 28 (5.59%) Jasmine
5 28 (5.59%) JIRA
6 26 (5.19%) Mockito
7 21 (4.19%) Grunt
8 17 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (3.19%) Eclipse
9 16 (3.19%) NUnit
10 13 (2.59%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (2.40%) Liquibase
11 12 (2.40%) Visual Studio
12 10 (2.00%) Selenium
13 9 (1.80%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.60%) JUnit
15 7 (1.40%) QUnit
15 7 (1.40%) Rational Application Developer
16 6 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (10.38%) Finance
2 34 (6.79%) Banking
3 20 (3.99%) Retail
4 18 (3.59%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.39%) Publishing
6 11 (2.20%) Games
6 11 (2.20%) Marketing
7 9 (1.80%) Advertising
7 9 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.60%) Back Office
9 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
10 3 (0.60%) Legal
10 3 (0.60%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.20%) Vietnamese Language
12 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 398 (79.44%) Developer
2 86 (17.17%) JavaScript Developer
3 85 (16.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 84 (16.77%) Java Developer
5 59 (11.78%) .NET Developer
6 58 (11.58%) Senior Developer
7 55 (10.98%) Architect
8 48 (9.58%) HTML Developer
9 39 (7.78%) C# Developer
10 33 (6.59%) HTML CSS Developer
11 31 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (5.39%) Web Developer
13 23 (4.59%) Agile Developer
13 23 (4.59%) Consultant
14 21 (4.19%) Angular Developer
15 19 (3.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (3.79%) Designer
15 19 (3.79%) Python Developer
15 19 (3.79%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (77.25%) HTML
2 367 (73.25%) CSS
3 254 (50.70%) jQuery
4 223 (44.51%) HTML5
5 175 (34.93%) Web Services
6 149 (29.74%) CSS3
6 149 (29.74%) JSON
7 147 (29.34%) XML
8 119 (23.75%) AngularJS
9 99 (19.76%) .NET
10 97 (19.36%) REST
11 80 (15.97%) ASP.NET
12 68 (13.57%) Spring
13 66 (13.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 62 (12.38%) RESTful
15 58 (11.58%) Sass
16 56 (11.18%) SOAP
17 53 (10.58%) Hibernate
18 52 (10.38%) .NET Framework
19 50 (9.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.38%) User Experience
2 23 (4.59%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.99%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (2.40%) CMDB
6 11 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.20%) W3C
7 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.00%) Internet of Things
7 10 (2.00%) Web 2.0
8 9 (1.80%) Animation
8 9 (1.80%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.80%) Social Media
9 7 (1.40%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.20%) CESG
10 6 (1.20%) iPad
11 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.00%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.00%) Graphic Design
11 5 (1.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.38%) Linux
2 34 (6.79%) Unix
3 25 (4.99%) Windows
4 16 (3.19%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.80%) Android
7 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.40%) Solaris
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (32.93%) TDD
3 127 (25.35%) MVC
4 124 (24.75%) OO
5 115 (22.95%) Scrum
6 98 (19.56%) Front End Development
7 74 (14.77%) BDD
7 74 (14.77%) E-Commerce
8 69 (13.77%) Kanban
9 63 (12.57%) Unit Testing
9 63 (12.57%) Web Development
10 56 (11.18%) OOP
11 52 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (9.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 45 (8.98%) Mentoring
14 37 (7.39%) SDLC
15 36 (7.19%) Web Design
16 33 (6.59%) High Availability
17 29 (5.79%) Software Engineering
18 27 (5.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 409 (81.64%) JavaScript
2 191 (38.12%) Java
3 127 (25.35%) SQL
4 98 (19.56%) C#
5 95 (18.96%) PHP
6 43 (8.58%) Perl
7 34 (6.79%) Scala
7 34 (6.79%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.19%) Python
9 21 (4.19%) C
10 18 (3.59%) C++
11 17 (3.39%) Ruby
12 16 (3.19%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.80%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.80%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.60%) XPath
16 5 (1.00%) Go
17 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.60%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 37 (7.39%) Degree
2 12 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.40%) SANS
5 6 (1.20%) ISACA
6 5 (1.00%) MCPD
6 5 (1.00%) MCSD
7 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.60%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.40%) PMP
9 1 (0.20%) CEH
9 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.99%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) COBIT
3 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.60%) Ansible
2 3 (0.60%) Puppet
3 2 (0.40%) Nagios
3 2 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) cPanel
4 1 (0.20%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.20%) Salt
4 1 (0.20%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 58 (11.58%) Oracle
2 55 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.99%) ServiceNow
4 15 (2.99%) Adobe
5 10 (2.00%) Google
5 10 (2.00%) Telerik
6 9 (1.80%) Twitter
7 8 (1.60%) ATG
7 8 (1.60%) hybris
7 8 (1.60%) Zend
8 7 (1.40%) IBM
9 5 (1.00%) BEA
9 5 (1.00%) Citrix
9 5 (1.00%) HP
10 4 (0.80%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.60%) CyberSource
11 3 (0.60%) Demandware
11 3 (0.60%) Facebook
11 3 (0.60%) New Relic
11 3 (0.60%) Nintex
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £520 - £560 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day Exp and role dep
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago