The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 27 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.93% 3.91% 7.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 17.50% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Average daily rate £225 £218 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -33.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.86%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 40 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 43.10% 22.35% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 14 42
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
Yorkshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -13 6 £250 - 5
Harrogate - - - - 1
Skipton - - - -
Ajax
Yorkshire

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (41.67%) Android Development
4 5 (41.67%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Android Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft