The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 68 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.13% 1.21% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 5.31% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Average daily rate £225 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +0.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
Ajax
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
166 207 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.96% 22.82% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 122 95
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) WCAG
5 2 (28.57%) JSTL
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Dojo
5 2 (28.57%) W3C
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) DOM

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (57.14%) UI Developer
4 4 (57.14%) Web UI Developer
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Dojo
5 2 (28.57%) DOM
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) J2SE
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) JSTL
5 2 (28.57%) React
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) LESS
6 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) IBM