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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 23 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.78% 1.58% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.00% 10.81% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.86%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 37 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.01% 14.62% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 67
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
1 14 (70.00%) JSON
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) XML
5 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 10 (50.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) NUnit
7 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
7 8 (40.00%) Web Development
7 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (40.00%) MSTest
7 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (35.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) J2EE
10 5 (25.00%) DOM
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) HTML5
10 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
10 5 (25.00%) Dojo

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (15.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (5.00%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) NUnit
1 8 (40.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ColdFusion Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
1 14 (70.00%) JSON
2 11 (55.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) Dojo
5 5 (25.00%) DOM
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Scrum
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Web Development
3 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (40.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Use Case
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter
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