The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 34 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.58% 2.60% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 11.11% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £290 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +15.87%
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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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 31.79% 23.38% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 16
Average daily rate £450 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £202 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £298 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the Luton region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Ajax
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Subversion
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) JSP
2 11 (91.67%) DOM
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) Dojo
2 11 (91.67%) Django
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (91.67%) LESS
3 7 (58.33%) Dependency Management
4 4 (33.33%) Sass
4 4 (33.33%) XHR
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) hybris
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (8.33%) Kentico
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (8.33%) EPiServer

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (8.33%) Kentico
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) JSP
1 11 (91.67%) DOM
1 11 (91.67%) Dojo
1 11 (91.67%) Django
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS3
1 11 (91.67%) LESS
2 4 (33.33%) Sass
2 4 (33.33%) XHR
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Dependency Management
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) EPiServer