The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 30 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 Northern Ireland 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 18 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.99% 1.71% 3.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 7.69% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £365 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £28.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -10.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.72% 22.22% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 20
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
County Antrim +3 1 - -
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik