The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Norfolk region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 29 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.93% - 4.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% - 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£275 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -11.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 40 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 31.38% 24.69% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 57
Average daily rate £275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 £37.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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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
Norwich - 4 £265 - 1
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) XHTML
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (41.67%) OOP
7 5 (41.67%) WCF
7 5 (41.67%) LINQ
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
7 5 (41.67%) REST
7 5 (41.67%) CSS3
7 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
7 5 (41.67%) HTML5
7 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
8 4 (33.33%) BDD
8 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 9 (75.00%) XHTML
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) LINQ
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) XSLT
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) Struts
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) OOP
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft