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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 161 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -14
Contract jobs citing Ajax 314 402 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.40% 1.75% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 5.79% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 299 312
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £29.96
% change year-on-year
+16.15% +8.47%
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
6886 6943 6210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.62% 30.20% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4889 5064 4499
Average daily rate £420 £403 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 76
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £32.50 £17.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 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 6 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 +8 75 £425 +4.61% 26
Croydon - 7 £338 -
New Malden - 3 £275 -
Wimbledon +2 2 £306 -
Bromley - 2 - - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £400 -
Canary Wharf -3 1 £355 -
Twickenham - 1 £295 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £295 -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 506 (86.05%) JavaScript
2 467 (79.42%) HTML
3 434 (73.81%) CSS
4 335 (56.97%) jQuery
5 262 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
5 262 (44.56%) HTML5
6 184 (31.29%) Java
7 174 (29.59%) JSON
8 169 (28.74%) CSS3
9 167 (28.40%) XML
10 162 (27.55%) MVC
11 154 (26.19%) .NET
12 148 (25.17%) SQL Server
13 137 (23.30%) Web Services
14 136 (23.13%) C#
15 131 (22.28%) SQL
16 128 (21.77%) AngularJS
17 125 (21.26%) OO
18 117 (19.90%) MySQL
19 116 (19.73%) ASP.NET
20 113 (19.22%) TDD
21 101 (17.18%) Scrum
22 88 (14.97%) Web Development
23 85 (14.46%) PHP
23 85 (14.46%) JSP
24 73 (12.41%) .NET Framework
25 72 (12.24%) Spring
26 70 (11.90%) Microsoft
27 67 (11.39%) Linux
27 67 (11.39%) REST

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 50 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 48 (8.16%) CMS
3 46 (7.82%) Node.js
4 32 (5.44%) Apache
5 26 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 25 (4.25%) IIS
7 22 (3.74%) Tomcat
8 18 (3.06%) WebLogic
8 18 (3.06%) WordPress
9 17 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 11 (1.87%) nginx
11 11 (1.87%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.70%) Confluence
13 9 (1.53%) Lightstreamer
13 9 (1.53%) JBoss
14 7 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (1.19%) GlassFish
15 6 (1.02%) Umbraco
15 6 (1.02%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.06%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.53%) MS Office
3 9 (1.53%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.68%) MS Project
5 4 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.51%) osCommerce
2 3 (0.51%) Magento
2 3 (0.51%) Tridion
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.74%) GitHub
2 16 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.53%) Office 365
4 7 (1.19%) SaaS
5 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.02%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.02%) Yammer
6 5 (0.85%) Force.com
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.44%) HTTP
2 21 (3.57%) LDAP
3 20 (3.40%) Internet
4 19 (3.23%) VPN
4 19 (3.23%) SSL
5 9 (1.53%) Intranet
6 6 (1.02%) SNMP
7 3 (0.51%) Firewall
8 2 (0.34%) Extranet
8 2 (0.34%) DNS
8 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.34%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.17%) DMZ
9 1 (0.17%) SMTP
9 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
9 1 (0.17%) IPsec
9 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 117 (19.90%) MySQL
3 60 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (6.97%) Relational Database
5 34 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (5.27%) NoSQL
8 30 (5.10%) MongoDB
9 23 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (3.23%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.04%) Big Data
13 10 (1.70%) DB2
14 9 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.19%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
18 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
18 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 63 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 60 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 55 (9.35%) Subversion
4 42 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (5.61%) Grunt
6 29 (4.93%) Maven
7 27 (4.59%) Eclipse
7 27 (4.59%) Jasmine
8 26 (4.42%) Jenkins
9 19 (3.23%) JIRA
9 19 (3.23%) ReSharper
10 17 (2.89%) Selenium
11 15 (2.55%) Ant
12 13 (2.21%) Cucumber
13 12 (2.04%) NUnit
14 11 (1.87%) JUnit
15 10 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 9 (1.53%) Xcode
16 9 (1.53%) MSTest
16 9 (1.53%) Moq
General
1 57 (9.69%) Finance
2 43 (7.31%) Banking
3 20 (3.40%) Investment Banking
4 16 (2.72%) Marketing
5 15 (2.55%) Retail
6 13 (2.21%) Publishing
7 6 (1.02%) Games
7 6 (1.02%) Legal
7 6 (1.02%) Front Office
8 5 (0.85%) iGaming
9 4 (0.68%) Back Office
9 4 (0.68%) Local Government
10 3 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.51%) Advertising
10 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.34%) Hindi Language
11 2 (0.34%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.17%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 482 (81.97%) Developer
2 86 (14.63%) Web Developer
3 75 (12.76%) Front-End Developer
4 73 (12.41%) .NET Developer
5 62 (10.54%) Java Developer
6 57 (9.69%) Senior Developer
7 54 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 47 (7.99%) Architect
9 38 (6.46%) PHP Developer
10 29 (4.93%) UI Developer
10 29 (4.93%) UI Programmer
11 26 (4.42%) Consultant
12 25 (4.25%) Technical Architect
13 24 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (3.91%) C# Developer
14 23 (3.91%) SharePoint Developer
14 23 (3.91%) ServiceNow Developer
15 22 (3.74%) Senior Consultant
16 19 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
17 18 (3.06%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (79.42%) HTML
2 434 (73.81%) CSS
3 335 (56.97%) jQuery
4 262 (44.56%) HTML5
5 174 (29.59%) JSON
6 169 (28.74%) CSS3
7 167 (28.40%) XML
8 154 (26.19%) .NET
9 137 (23.30%) Web Services
10 128 (21.77%) AngularJS
11 116 (19.73%) ASP.NET
12 85 (14.46%) JSP
13 73 (12.41%) .NET Framework
14 72 (12.24%) Spring
15 67 (11.39%) REST
16 64 (10.88%) J2EE
17 63 (10.71%) Backbone.js
18 58 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 56 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
20 52 (8.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.20%) User Experience
2 32 (5.44%) Open Source
3 20 (3.40%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.40%) W3C
4 18 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.89%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.72%) CMDB
7 13 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.04%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.36%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.02%) GIS
12 6 (1.02%) iPad
12 6 (1.02%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.85%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.68%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 67 (11.39%) Linux
2 50 (8.50%) Windows
3 35 (5.95%) UNIX
4 13 (2.21%) Android
4 13 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.36%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.85%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.68%) CentOS
8 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.34%) webOS
9 2 (0.34%) 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 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) VMS
10 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (27.55%) MVC
3 125 (21.26%) OO
4 113 (19.22%) TDD
5 101 (17.18%) Scrum
6 88 (14.97%) Web Development
7 65 (11.05%) E-Commerce
8 55 (9.35%) OOP
8 55 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 52 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (7.99%) BDD
11 40 (6.80%) SOA
12 34 (5.78%) ITIL
12 34 (5.78%) Web Design
13 31 (5.27%) Kanban
14 30 (5.10%) Unit Testing
15 29 (4.93%) Project Management
16 27 (4.59%) ITSM
17 26 (4.42%) CRM
18 25 (4.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 506 (86.05%) JavaScript
2 184 (31.29%) Java
3 136 (23.13%) C#
4 131 (22.28%) SQL
5 85 (14.46%) PHP
6 39 (6.63%) Ruby
7 34 (5.78%) Scala
8 21 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.06%) Python
10 14 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 14 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.04%) PHP5
12 7 (1.19%) Apex Code
12 7 (1.19%) C++
13 6 (1.02%) VBA
14 5 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
14 5 (0.85%) JPQL
15 4 (0.68%) CFML
15 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (8.50%) Degree
2 40 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.02%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.51%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MCP
7 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.17%) CISSP
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.44%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.70%) Varnish
2 6 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.85%) Firmware
4 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.51%) vCloud
5 2 (0.34%) Docker
5 2 (0.34%) Squid
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (2.72%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (1.53%) Puppet
3 4 (0.68%) Ansible
3 4 (0.68%) Salt
4 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.34%) logstash
5 2 (0.34%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.34%) Kibana
5 2 (0.34%) cPanel
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 70 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.86%) Oracle
3 29 (4.93%) ServiceNow
4 28 (4.76%) Telerik
5 16 (2.72%) Google
5 16 (2.72%) IBM
6 15 (2.55%) Adobe
7 13 (2.21%) Zend
8 11 (1.87%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.53%) Twitter
10 7 (1.19%) Sencha
10 7 (1.19%) SAP
10 7 (1.19%) Apple
11 5 (0.85%) ATG
11 5 (0.85%) Endeca
11 5 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.68%) Cognos
12 4 (0.68%) Sun
12 4 (0.68%) HP
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Michael Bailey Associates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
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London
Noir Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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London
Success Digital
Rate: £350-400 Daily Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £700 to £900 per day
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 700 per day
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Progressive Recruitment
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