The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 47 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 19 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.60% 4.81% 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.60% 15.57% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +15.87%
Ajax
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 122 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.19% 30.89% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 75 101
Average daily rate £438 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £23.50
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 Oxfordshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
Oxford -31 5 £420 +50.00% 4
Abingdon - 2 £375 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 3
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (52.00%) XML
3 24 (48.00%) HTML
4 23 (46.00%) Java
5 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 21 (42.00%) CSS
6 20 (40.00%) Oracle
6 20 (40.00%) Spring
6 20 (40.00%) jQuery
6 20 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Management
7 19 (38.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 19 (38.00%) Oracle BPM
7 19 (38.00%) JSF
7 19 (38.00%) J2EE
7 19 (38.00%) Oracle ADF
7 19 (38.00%) JMS
7 19 (38.00%) SOA
8 18 (36.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 17 (34.00%) XSLT
10 16 (32.00%) Linux
10 16 (32.00%) WebLogic
10 16 (32.00%) MySQL
10 16 (32.00%) Ant
10 16 (32.00%) XQuery
10 16 (32.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 16 (32.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 16 (32.00%) Maven
10 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (32.00%) XPath
10 16 (32.00%) Enterprise Software

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 19 (38.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (32.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.00%) CMS
4 7 (14.00%) ColdFusion
5 5 (10.00%) Liferay
6 4 (8.00%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (8.00%) Apache
6 4 (8.00%) Drupal
6 4 (8.00%) Umbraco
7 3 (6.00%) Alfresco
7 3 (6.00%) TeamSite
8 1 (2.00%) WordPress
8 1 (2.00%) Node.js
8 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (8.00%) Tridion
2 4 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) RFID
2 1 (2.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Ant
1 16 (32.00%) Maven
2 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (6.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Lead Developer
3 7 (14.00%) ColdFusion Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
4 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 3 (6.00%) SOA Developer
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) XML
2 24 (48.00%) HTML
3 21 (42.00%) CSS
4 20 (40.00%) Spring
4 20 (40.00%) jQuery
5 19 (38.00%) JSF
5 19 (38.00%) Oracle ADF
5 19 (38.00%) J2EE
5 19 (38.00%) JMS
6 18 (36.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (34.00%) XSLT
8 14 (28.00%) Middleware
9 12 (24.00%) HTML5
9 12 (24.00%) CSS3
10 7 (14.00%) Symfony
10 7 (14.00%) XHTML
11 6 (12.00%) SOAP
12 5 (10.00%) CakePHP
13 4 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (8.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Kinect
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) SOA
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) Scrum
4 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.00%) MVC
7 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.00%) Content Management
9 5 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (6.00%) OOP
10 3 (6.00%) Kanban
10 3 (6.00%) Web Development
10 3 (6.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) OO PHP
11 2 (4.00%) DevOps
11 2 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
12 1 (2.00%) CRM
12 1 (2.00%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) XQuery
4 16 (32.00%) XPath
4 16 (32.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 13 (26.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) Python
8 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe
3 3 (6.00%) Interwoven
3 3 (6.00%) Sencha
4 1 (2.00%) Facebook
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter
4 1 (2.00%) Zend