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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 145 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 371 543 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.51% 2.14% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 6.92% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 384 426
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £16.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +84.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £36.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-16.43% +41.85%
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
7469 7851 7505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.32% 30.99% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5488 5718 5331
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -45 82 £425 - 44
Hammersmith - 4 £375 -
Docklands, London +12 2 £425 -9.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £328 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hounslow - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 611 (79.77%) HTML
2 600 (78.33%) JavaScript
3 577 (75.33%) CSS
4 502 (65.54%) jQuery
5 425 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
6 333 (43.47%) HTML5
7 312 (40.73%) MVC
8 254 (33.16%) .NET
9 247 (32.25%) TDD
10 236 (30.81%) OO
11 225 (29.37%) Java
11 225 (29.37%) C#
12 219 (28.59%) CSS3
13 216 (28.20%) ASP.NET
14 199 (25.98%) Web Services
15 195 (25.46%) XML
16 194 (25.33%) JSON
17 157 (20.50%) SQL Server
18 146 (19.06%) Scrum
19 141 (18.41%) SQL
20 126 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
21 125 (16.32%) Spring
22 120 (15.67%) E-Commerce
23 119 (15.54%) BDD
24 116 (15.14%) Microsoft
25 111 (14.49%) PHP
26 109 (14.23%) MySQL
26 109 (14.23%) Finance
27 108 (14.10%) REST
28 107 (13.97%) Subversion

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (10.05%) CMS
2 51 (6.66%) Apache
3 49 (6.40%) IIS
4 47 (6.14%) SharePoint
5 44 (5.74%) Tomcat
6 31 (4.05%) Node.js
7 22 (2.87%) JBoss
8 20 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 20 (2.61%) WebSphere
8 20 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 18 (2.35%) Umbraco
10 18 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (2.09%) Adobe CQ
12 15 (1.96%) Confluence
12 15 (1.96%) Drupal
13 13 (1.70%) WordPress
14 9 (1.17%) DNN
15 7 (0.91%) Moodle
15 7 (0.91%) nginx
Applications
1 49 (6.40%) Photoshop
2 46 (6.01%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.17%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.52%) MS Office
6 3 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) GIMP
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (1.70%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.78%) Magento
3 3 (0.39%) Tridion
4 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.13%) Summit
5 1 (0.13%) HFM
5 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.04%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.39%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.13%) Force.com
4 1 (0.13%) Heroku
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.09%) Internet
2 14 (1.83%) HTTP
3 12 (1.57%) SNMP
4 7 (0.91%) Intranet
4 7 (0.91%) SPDY
5 6 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.78%) DNS
6 3 (0.39%) SSL
6 3 (0.39%) VoIP
7 2 (0.26%) LDAP
7 2 (0.26%) SAN
7 2 (0.26%) DHCP
7 2 (0.26%) Firewall
7 2 (0.26%) Wireless
7 2 (0.26%) NAS
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) WAN
8 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 109 (14.23%) MySQL
3 55 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (4.96%) Relational Database
5 28 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 27 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (2.22%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (1.70%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 4 (0.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 107 (13.97%) Subversion
2 92 (12.01%) Git (software)
3 78 (10.18%) Visual Studio
4 48 (6.27%) JUnit
5 42 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 41 (5.35%) JIRA
7 39 (5.09%) NUnit
7 39 (5.09%) Cucumber
8 38 (4.96%) Jasmine
9 36 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (3.66%) Maven
10 28 (3.66%) Selenium
11 27 (3.52%) Jenkins
12 23 (3.00%) Rhino Mocks
13 22 (2.87%) Ant
14 20 (2.61%) SpecFlow
15 17 (2.22%) Hudson
15 17 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
16 16 (2.09%) IntelliJ
16 16 (2.09%) MSTest
General
1 109 (14.23%) Finance
2 63 (8.22%) Banking
3 38 (4.96%) Retail
4 31 (4.05%) Marketing
5 25 (3.26%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.44%) Publishing
6 11 (1.44%) Front Office
7 10 (1.31%) Advertising
8 8 (1.04%) Games
8 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.04%) Legal
9 5 (0.65%) Billing
10 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.39%) Law
11 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 651 (84.99%) Developer
2 138 (18.02%) .NET Developer
3 119 (15.54%) Front-End Developer
4 97 (12.66%) Senior Developer
5 80 (10.44%) Java Developer
6 76 (9.92%) Web Developer
7 52 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 45 (5.87%) PHP Developer
9 43 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 40 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 39 (5.09%) Architect
12 33 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (3.79%) Agile .NET Developer
13 29 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 23 (3.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 23 (3.00%) Software Engineer
15 21 (2.74%) Technical Architect
16 17 (2.22%) SharePoint Developer
17 16 (2.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 15 (1.96%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (79.77%) HTML
2 577 (75.33%) CSS
3 502 (65.54%) jQuery
4 333 (43.47%) HTML5
5 254 (33.16%) .NET
6 219 (28.59%) CSS3
7 216 (28.20%) ASP.NET
8 199 (25.98%) Web Services
9 195 (25.46%) XML
10 194 (25.33%) JSON
11 126 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 125 (16.32%) Spring
13 108 (14.10%) REST
14 105 (13.71%) AngularJS
15 102 (13.32%) JSP
16 93 (12.14%) Backbone.js
17 89 (11.62%) .NET Framework
18 88 (11.49%) WCF
19 85 (11.10%) KnockoutJS
20 82 (10.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.18%) User Experience
2 37 (4.83%) Inversion of Control
3 35 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 33 (4.31%) W3C
5 31 (4.05%) Open Source
6 27 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.44%) Social Media
9 10 (1.31%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.31%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.04%) Web 2.0
11 7 (0.91%) Clustering
11 7 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.78%) iPad
12 6 (0.78%) E-Learning
12 6 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.78%) Smartcard
12 6 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.44%) Linux
2 53 (6.92%) UNIX
3 51 (6.66%) Windows
4 18 (2.35%) Android
5 17 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.91%) Solaris
7 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.52%) webOS
10 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (40.73%) MVC
3 247 (32.25%) TDD
4 236 (30.81%) OO
5 146 (19.06%) Scrum
6 120 (15.67%) E-Commerce
7 119 (15.54%) BDD
8 99 (12.92%) Web Development
9 69 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
10 61 (7.96%) Responsive Web Design
11 55 (7.18%) Unit Testing
12 53 (6.92%) SOA
13 50 (6.53%) OOP
14 44 (5.74%) Software Engineering
14 44 (5.74%) Kanban
15 35 (4.57%) User Stories
15 35 (4.57%) SEO
15 35 (4.57%) Project Management
16 31 (4.05%) Configuration Management
16 31 (4.05%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 600 (78.33%) JavaScript
2 225 (29.37%) C#
2 225 (29.37%) Java
3 141 (18.41%) SQL
4 111 (14.49%) PHP
5 42 (5.48%) Ruby
6 32 (4.18%) Scala
7 27 (3.52%) Python
8 23 (3.00%) PL/SQL
9 22 (2.87%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 15 (1.96%) Perl
10 15 (1.96%) C++
11 11 (1.44%) C
12 10 (1.31%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.31%) VB
12 10 (1.31%) PHP5
13 9 (1.17%) VBScript
14 8 (1.04%) XPath
15 7 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (6.92%) Degree
2 9 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.39%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.26%) MCSD
6 2 (0.26%) MCSE
6 2 (0.26%) CCNA
6 2 (0.26%) ISEB
6 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.22%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.13%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.65%) Varnish
3 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (0.78%) Puppet
2 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.39%) Ansible
3 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.26%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 116 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.22%) Oracle
3 27 (3.52%) Google
4 21 (2.74%) Sitecore
5 18 (2.35%) hybris
5 18 (2.35%) Adobe
6 17 (2.22%) Zend
7 15 (1.96%) ServiceNow
8 14 (1.83%) EPiServer
9 10 (1.31%) Twitter
10 9 (1.17%) Telerik
10 9 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.04%) IBM
12 6 (0.78%) Facebook
13 5 (0.65%) Sun
14 4 (0.52%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.52%) Endeca
15 3 (0.39%) ATG
15 3 (0.39%) FatWire
15 3 (0.39%) RedDot
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Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
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Rate: £380 - £480 per day
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London
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