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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 147 123 105
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -18
Contract jobs citing Ajax 328 389 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.48% 1.72% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% 5.60% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 292 324
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £514 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £43.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.13% +31.06%
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
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -7 75 £425 +0.59% 33
Croydon - 9 £338 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Bromley - 3 - - 1
Wimbledon +2 2 £306 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £400 -
Canary Wharf -11 1 £355 -
Twickenham - 1 £295 -
Hounslow - 1 £295 -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 500 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 462 (79.79%) HTML
3 432 (74.61%) CSS
4 334 (57.69%) jQuery
5 266 (45.94%) Agile Software Development
6 262 (45.25%) HTML5
7 182 (31.43%) Java
8 167 (28.84%) JSON
9 162 (27.98%) MVC
10 161 (27.81%) XML
10 161 (27.81%) CSS3
11 149 (25.73%) SQL Server
12 147 (25.39%) .NET
13 137 (23.66%) AngularJS
14 134 (23.14%) SQL
15 130 (22.45%) Web Services
15 130 (22.45%) OO
16 129 (22.28%) C#
17 114 (19.69%) MySQL
18 113 (19.52%) ASP.NET
19 112 (19.34%) TDD
20 103 (17.79%) Scrum
21 85 (14.68%) JSP
21 85 (14.68%) Web Development
22 82 (14.16%) PHP
23 76 (13.13%) Spring
24 75 (12.95%) .NET Framework
25 72 (12.44%) Git (software)
26 70 (12.09%) J2EE
26 70 (12.09%) Linux

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (8.98%) Node.js
2 45 (7.77%) SharePoint
3 38 (6.56%) CMS
4 33 (5.70%) Apache
5 25 (4.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 24 (4.15%) IIS
7 23 (3.97%) Tomcat
8 19 (3.28%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (2.59%) WordPress
11 12 (2.07%) JBoss
11 12 (2.07%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.90%) nginx
13 9 (1.55%) Lightstreamer
13 9 (1.55%) Confluence
13 9 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (1.38%) GlassFish
15 7 (1.21%) Alfresco
16 6 (1.04%) Lync
16 6 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.28%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.55%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.55%) MS Office
4 6 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.69%) MS Project
6 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.52%) Magento
4 2 (0.35%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.17%) Tridion
5 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.45%) GitHub
3 8 (1.38%) OpenShift
4 7 (1.21%) SaaS
4 7 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.21%) Office 365
5 6 (1.04%) Yammer
6 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.86%) Force.com
7 4 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.04%) HTTP
2 21 (3.63%) Internet
3 18 (3.11%) LDAP
3 18 (3.11%) SSL
4 17 (2.94%) VPN
5 9 (1.55%) Intranet
6 6 (1.04%) SNMP
7 4 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.52%) Firewall
9 2 (0.35%) DNS
9 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.35%) Extranet
10 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.17%) IPsec
10 1 (0.17%) Wireless
10 1 (0.17%) DMZ
10 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (25.73%) SQL Server
2 114 (19.69%) MySQL
3 64 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 35 (6.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (5.53%) MongoDB
8 30 (5.18%) NoSQL
9 23 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 21 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (2.76%) Oracle Database
12 14 (2.42%) Big Data
13 10 (1.73%) DB2
14 9 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.86%) Redis
18 4 (0.69%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 72 (12.44%) Git (software)
2 61 (10.54%) Visual Studio
3 48 (8.29%) Subversion
4 41 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (6.91%) Grunt
6 33 (5.70%) Jasmine
7 32 (5.53%) Maven
8 29 (5.01%) Eclipse
9 26 (4.49%) Jenkins
10 21 (3.63%) Selenium
11 19 (3.28%) JIRA
11 19 (3.28%) ReSharper
12 17 (2.94%) Cucumber
13 16 (2.76%) Ant
14 14 (2.42%) Bower
15 12 (2.07%) Mocha
15 12 (2.07%) NUnit
16 11 (1.90%) JUnit
17 8 (1.38%) Moq
17 8 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (9.33%) Finance
2 50 (8.64%) Banking
3 24 (4.15%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.42%) Marketing
4 14 (2.42%) Retail
5 11 (1.90%) Publishing
6 7 (1.21%) Legal
6 7 (1.21%) Front Office
7 6 (1.04%) Games
8 5 (0.86%) iGaming
9 4 (0.69%) Advertising
9 4 (0.69%) Back Office
9 4 (0.69%) Local Government
10 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.35%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.35%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.35%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 477 (82.38%) Developer
2 85 (14.68%) Web Developer
3 72 (12.44%) .NET Developer
4 69 (11.92%) Front-End Developer
5 63 (10.88%) Java Developer
6 57 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 52 (8.98%) JavaScript Developer
8 46 (7.94%) Architect
9 40 (6.91%) PHP Developer
10 32 (5.53%) UI Programmer
10 32 (5.53%) UI Developer
11 27 (4.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (4.49%) Technical Architect
13 24 (4.15%) Consultant
14 23 (3.97%) C# Developer
15 22 (3.80%) ServiceNow Developer
16 20 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
16 20 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
16 20 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
17 18 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (79.79%) HTML
2 432 (74.61%) CSS
3 334 (57.69%) jQuery
4 262 (45.25%) HTML5
5 167 (28.84%) JSON
6 161 (27.81%) XML
6 161 (27.81%) CSS3
7 147 (25.39%) .NET
8 137 (23.66%) AngularJS
9 130 (22.45%) Web Services
10 113 (19.52%) ASP.NET
11 85 (14.68%) JSP
12 76 (13.13%) Spring
13 75 (12.95%) .NET Framework
14 70 (12.09%) J2EE
15 68 (11.74%) Backbone.js
16 67 (11.57%) REST
17 65 (11.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 59 (10.19%) XHTML
19 58 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.02%) User Experience
2 31 (5.35%) Open Source
3 21 (3.63%) W3C
4 18 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.42%) CMDB
7 12 (2.07%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.73%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.38%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.04%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.04%) GIS
11 6 (1.04%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.86%) RIA
12 5 (0.86%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.86%) iPad
12 5 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 70 (12.09%) Linux
2 51 (8.81%) Windows
3 35 (6.04%) UNIX
4 11 (1.90%) Android
4 11 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.21%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.04%) CentOS
7 5 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.35%) webOS
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) VMS
10 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (45.94%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (27.98%) MVC
3 130 (22.45%) OO
4 112 (19.34%) TDD
5 103 (17.79%) Scrum
6 85 (14.68%) Web Development
7 61 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (10.36%) E-Commerce
9 56 (9.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 54 (9.33%) OOP
11 50 (8.64%) BDD
12 40 (6.91%) SOA
13 34 (5.87%) Web Design
14 33 (5.70%) ITIL
15 32 (5.53%) Kanban
16 31 (5.35%) Unit Testing
17 26 (4.49%) ITSM
17 26 (4.49%) Project Management
18 24 (4.15%) Service Management
19 23 (3.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 500 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 182 (31.43%) Java
3 134 (23.14%) SQL
4 129 (22.28%) C#
5 82 (14.16%) PHP
6 35 (6.04%) Scala
7 33 (5.70%) Ruby
8 22 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 19 (3.28%) Python
10 15 (2.59%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.25%) PHP5
12 12 (2.07%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.04%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.04%) C++
14 5 (0.86%) C
15 4 (0.69%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (0.69%) Perl
15 4 (0.69%) VBA
15 4 (0.69%) CFML
15 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (7.77%) Degree
2 42 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 38 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.21%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.69%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) CISSP
7 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.18%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (1.73%) Varnish
2 8 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.86%) Firmware
3 5 (0.86%) vCloud
4 4 (0.69%) Squid
5 3 (0.52%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.42%) HP UCMDB
2 10 (1.73%) Puppet
3 7 (1.21%) Salt
3 7 (1.21%) Ansible
4 4 (0.69%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.69%) logstash
4 4 (0.69%) Kibana
4 4 (0.69%) Rundeck
4 4 (0.69%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (11.57%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.15%) Oracle
3 29 (5.01%) Telerik
4 28 (4.84%) ServiceNow
5 18 (3.11%) IBM
6 17 (2.94%) Adobe
7 15 (2.59%) Zend
8 12 (2.07%) Google
9 9 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.38%) Twitter
10 8 (1.38%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.21%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.21%) Sencha
12 6 (1.04%) SAP
12 6 (1.04%) ATG
12 6 (1.04%) VMware
13 5 (0.86%) Endeca
13 5 (0.86%) Apple
13 5 (0.86%) HP
13 5 (0.86%) Sun
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