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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 52 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Ajax 6 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.98% 2.04% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 7.69% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
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 £32.10 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-1.24% +3.17%
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
134 130 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.97% 26.53% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 83 29
Average daily rate £300 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
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 £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 February 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
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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 +4 6 £350 +55.55% 10
Northumberland - - - -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (91.89%) CSS
2 33 (89.19%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) HTML5
3 25 (67.57%) CSS3
4 24 (64.86%) JSON
5 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
6 20 (54.05%) C#
6 20 (54.05%) REST
7 18 (48.65%) Java
8 17 (45.95%) Scala
9 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
10 14 (37.84%) Ruby
10 14 (37.84%) Python
10 14 (37.84%) RESTful
11 13 (35.14%) jQuery
11 13 (35.14%) Web Development
11 13 (35.14%) Scrum
12 12 (32.43%) Subversion
12 12 (32.43%) Linux
12 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
13 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
13 11 (29.73%) UNIX
14 10 (27.03%) HTTP
14 10 (27.03%) Mac OS X
14 10 (27.03%) Web Design
14 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
14 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (24.32%) Line Management
15 9 (24.32%) MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (8.11%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Subversion
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) JUnit
3 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Senior Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) CSS
2 33 (89.19%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) HTML5
3 25 (67.57%) CSS3
4 24 (64.86%) JSON
5 20 (54.05%) REST
6 14 (37.84%) RESTful
7 13 (35.14%) jQuery
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
9 8 (21.62%) XML
10 6 (16.22%) Spring
11 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
12 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (8.11%) Django
13 3 (8.11%) Guice
13 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (8.11%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) UNIX
3 10 (27.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Web Development
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Web Design
4 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
5 9 (24.32%) Line Management
5 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 8 (21.62%) Web Application Development
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) OWASP
8 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) SOA
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) UML
9 1 (2.70%) OO
9 1 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) C#
3 18 (48.65%) Java
4 17 (45.95%) Scala
5 14 (37.84%) Python
5 14 (37.84%) Ruby
6 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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