The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 36 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.63% 1.09% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.48% 5.56% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
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£448 £293 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.24% +1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £207 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £379 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +15.87%
Ajax
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 25.12% 19.64% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 30 18
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £425 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 8 £455 +145.67% 1
Daventry - - - -
Ajax
East Midlands

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 18 (66.67%) OO
3 18 (66.67%) JSON
4 17 (62.96%) REST
4 17 (62.96%) CSS3
4 17 (62.96%) Backbone.js
4 17 (62.96%) Sass
4 17 (62.96%) LESS
5 15 (55.56%) Photoshop
5 15 (55.56%) Adobe
5 15 (55.56%) Mobile App
5 15 (55.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (48.15%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 9 (33.33%) CMS
8 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 9 (33.33%) User Experience
9 8 (29.63%) Banking
10 6 (22.22%) C#
10 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 5 (18.52%) Java
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) QA
11 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
12 4 (14.81%) XML
13 3 (11.11%) PHP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 9 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) UI Developer
2 11 (40.74%) UI Programmer
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 18 (66.67%) JSON
3 17 (62.96%) REST
3 17 (62.96%) CSS3
3 17 (62.96%) Backbone.js
3 17 (62.96%) Sass
3 17 (62.96%) LESS
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) XSLT
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 9 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) OO
2 15 (55.56%) Mobile Application Development
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Adobe