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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 23 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.21% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.10% 2.33% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£455 - £269
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 - £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +58.69%
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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
78 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.89% 24.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 11
Average daily rate £450 £285 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 30 October 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 16 (94.12%) CSS
1 16 (94.12%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) Photoshop
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) JSON
2 15 (88.24%) REST
2 15 (88.24%) CSS3
2 15 (88.24%) Backbone.js
2 15 (88.24%) Sass
2 15 (88.24%) LESS
2 15 (88.24%) Mobile App
2 15 (88.24%) Mobile Application Development
2 15 (88.24%) Adobe
3 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
6 7 (41.18%) CMS
6 7 (41.18%) User Experience
7 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) QA
9 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
10 1 (5.88%) Legal
10 1 (5.88%) HTML
10 1 (5.88%) .NET
10 1 (5.88%) SQL Server

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (41.18%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) UI Programmer
2 9 (52.94%) UI Developer
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) JSON
2 15 (88.24%) REST
2 15 (88.24%) CSS3
2 15 (88.24%) Backbone.js
2 15 (88.24%) Sass
2 15 (88.24%) LESS
3 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Adobe