The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 50 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.55% 2.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 10.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £314 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £36.16 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.99% +14.77%
Ajax
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 85 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.88% 22.25% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 45 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 13
Average hourly rate £21.82 £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 10 £225 -10.00% 6
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 44 (93.62%) CSS
2 43 (91.49%) HTML
3 35 (74.47%) JSON
3 35 (74.47%) HTML5
3 35 (74.47%) CSS3
4 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (68.09%) REST
6 28 (59.57%) Java
6 28 (59.57%) C#
7 27 (57.45%) Scala
8 25 (53.19%) Python
8 25 (53.19%) Ruby
9 23 (48.94%) Automated Testing
9 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
10 19 (40.43%) RESTful
11 16 (34.04%) Scrum
12 14 (29.79%) Web Development
13 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
14 12 (25.53%) Line Management
14 12 (25.53%) jQuery
14 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
14 12 (25.53%) Subversion
14 12 (25.53%) Linux
15 11 (23.40%) UNIX
15 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
16 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (21.28%) Web Design
16 10 (21.28%) HTTP
16 10 (21.28%) Mac OS X

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (6.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Node.js
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
1 12 (25.53%) Subversion
2 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.51%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
1 1 (2.13%) Electronics
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Web Developer
3 7 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Scala Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (93.62%) CSS
2 43 (91.49%) HTML
3 35 (74.47%) JSON
3 35 (74.47%) HTML5
3 35 (74.47%) CSS3
4 32 (68.09%) REST
5 19 (40.43%) RESTful
6 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 9 (19.15%) .NET
7 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
8 6 (12.77%) XML
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services
10 4 (8.51%) Spring
10 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.38%) Play Framework
11 3 (6.38%) FusionCharts
11 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (6.38%) Guice
11 3 (6.38%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) RIA
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 10 (21.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Automated Testing
3 16 (34.04%) Scrum
4 14 (29.79%) Web Development
5 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
6 12 (25.53%) Line Management
7 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (21.28%) Web Design
8 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
9 8 (17.02%) MVC
10 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
11 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.38%) OWASP
13 2 (4.26%) UML
13 2 (4.26%) OO
14 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
14 1 (2.13%) OO PHP
14 1 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
14 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Java
1 28 (59.57%) C#
2 27 (57.45%) Scala
3 25 (53.19%) Python
3 25 (53.19%) Ruby
4 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) SAP