The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Northamptonshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 28 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 12 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.37% 1.53% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 6.78% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
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£480 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -10.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.60% 22.52% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 33
Average daily rate £325 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £595 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Northampton -1 6 £480 +6.66% 6
Towcester - - - -
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) JSON
4 11 (44.00%) MVC
4 11 (44.00%) Apache
4 11 (44.00%) PHP
4 11 (44.00%) MySQL
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
5 10 (40.00%) Subversion
5 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) RESTful
5 10 (40.00%) Rackspace
6 9 (36.00%) Symfony
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) C#
7 8 (32.00%) OO
7 8 (32.00%) CentOS
7 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Rackspace Cloud
8 7 (28.00%) REST
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (24.00%) SSH
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (24.00%) SSL
9 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (24.00%) CSS3
9 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (24.00%) CakePHP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (44.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SSL
1 6 (24.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
5 3 (12.00%) UI Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) JSON
3 10 (40.00%) jQuery
3 10 (40.00%) RESTful
4 9 (36.00%) Symfony
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) REST
7 6 (24.00%) CSS3
7 6 (24.00%) CakePHP
8 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (20.00%) Sass
8 5 (20.00%) LESS
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.00%) WCF
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) CentOS
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) PHP
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PHP5
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Perforce
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