The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 31 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 North East 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 42 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.94% 1.72% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 8.82% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate
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£373 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £314
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -8.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 68 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.94% 19.54% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 30 59
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ajax
England

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Tyne and Wear -12 11 £373 -0.66% 16
Durham - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 15 (60.00%) HTML5
4 13 (52.00%) CSS3
5 11 (44.00%) C#
5 11 (44.00%) JSON
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 10 (40.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Ruby
8 8 (32.00%) MVC
8 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (32.00%) Python
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (24.00%) .NET
9 6 (24.00%) Spring
9 6 (24.00%) Scala
10 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (16.00%) RESTful
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) XML
12 3 (12.00%) Struts
12 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
12 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
12 3 (12.00%) PHP
12 3 (12.00%) DHTML

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (12.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) HTML5
3 13 (52.00%) CSS3
4 11 (44.00%) JSON
4 11 (44.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (12.00%) WCF
8 3 (12.00%) JSF
8 3 (12.00%) DHTML
8 3 (12.00%) Struts
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) User Stories
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) Ruby
4 6 (24.00%) Scala
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) hybris
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter
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