The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 28 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.28% 1.16% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.84% 5.13% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£455 £185 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+145.67% -32.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +48.97%
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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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 30.29% 22.67% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 14 7
Average daily rate £450 £263 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £300 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) OO
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) JSON
3 15 (83.33%) Photoshop
3 15 (83.33%) Adobe
3 15 (83.33%) REST
3 15 (83.33%) CSS3
3 15 (83.33%) Backbone.js
3 15 (83.33%) Sass
3 15 (83.33%) LESS
3 15 (83.33%) Mobile App
3 15 (83.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) Banking
7 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
7 7 (38.89%) CMS
7 7 (38.89%) User Experience
8 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (27.78%) Java
9 5 (27.78%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) C#
10 2 (11.11%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) TDD
11 1 (5.56%) Web Development
11 1 (5.56%) Degree
11 1 (5.56%) NHibernate

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (38.89%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 9 (50.00%) UI Programmer
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) JSON
3 15 (83.33%) Sass
3 15 (83.33%) LESS
3 15 (83.33%) REST
3 15 (83.33%) CSS3
3 15 (83.33%) Backbone.js
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
7 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (38.89%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) OO
2 15 (83.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Adobe