The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 48 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.25% 2.61% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 11.22% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 98 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.35% 23.28% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 24
Average daily rate £306 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) JSON
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) Scala
6 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Ruby
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Google
7 3 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) Spring
7 3 (27.27%) Open Source
7 3 (27.27%) Guice
7 3 (27.27%) OWASP
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Django
7 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 3 (27.27%) Web Design

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) JSON
3 6 (54.55%) CSS3
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) Guice
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Django
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Play Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) OWASP
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft