The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 25 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 Oxford 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 27 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.41% 0.97% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 4.00% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -11.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 50 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.47% 24.15% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 42
Average daily rate £318 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Ajax
Oxfordshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the Oxford region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) JSON
3 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) NUnit
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 8 (66.67%) Web Development
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (66.67%) MSTest
4 8 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (16.67%) Fusebox

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) RFID
1 1 (8.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) NUnit
1 8 (66.67%) MSTest
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) JSON
3 9 (75.00%) CSS
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (16.67%) Fusebox
5 2 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
6 1 (8.33%) OAuth
6 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
1 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Kinect
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
1 9 (75.00%) Scrum
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Zend