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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 29 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.16% 2.35% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 9.09% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £480 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +8.77%
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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
41 55 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 15.83% 25.82% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 9
Average daily rate £290 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £480 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 28 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) JSON
2 15 (93.75%) LESS
3 14 (87.50%) Backbone.js
4 13 (81.25%) Marionette.js
5 11 (68.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (68.75%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) HTML5
7 8 (50.00%) Grunt
7 8 (50.00%) Bower
8 7 (43.75%) Graceful Degradation
8 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
8 7 (43.75%) CSS3
8 7 (43.75%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (43.75%) Web Design
9 5 (31.25%) Adobe
9 5 (31.25%) OO
9 5 (31.25%) REST
9 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
10 4 (25.00%) Sass
10 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (18.75%) Finance
12 2 (12.50%) QA
12 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Grunt
1 8 (50.00%) Bower
2 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) UI Developer
2 11 (68.75%) UI Programmer
3 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) JSON
2 15 (93.75%) LESS
3 14 (87.50%) Backbone.js
4 13 (81.25%) Marionette.js
5 11 (68.75%) HTML
5 11 (68.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (56.25%) HTML5
7 7 (43.75%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) REST
9 4 (25.00%) Sass
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
11 1 (6.25%) JSP
11 1 (6.25%) Web Services
11 1 (6.25%) XHTML
11 1 (6.25%) Spring
11 1 (6.25%) Java EE
11 1 (6.25%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Web Design
1 7 (43.75%) Progressive Enhancement
1 7 (43.75%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (43.75%) Graceful Degradation
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle