The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Oxfordshire 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 34 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 17 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.17% 2.20% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.06% 10.64% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 12
Average daily rate £325 £325 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £325 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
141 94 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.31% 20.66% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 130
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 9 £325 - 7
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £125 - 1
Abingdon - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Witney - - - - 2
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (80.56%) HTML
1 29 (80.56%) CSS
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 24 (66.67%) JSON
4 23 (63.89%) jQuery
5 20 (55.56%) Java
6 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
7 18 (50.00%) J2EE
7 18 (50.00%) XML
8 17 (47.22%) Scrum
9 16 (44.44%) Web Development
10 15 (41.67%) C#
10 15 (41.67%) .NET
11 14 (38.89%) TDD
12 13 (36.11%) Adobe CQ
13 12 (33.33%) HTML5
14 11 (30.56%) Finance
15 10 (27.78%) MVC
15 10 (27.78%) MySQL
16 9 (25.00%) JSP
16 9 (25.00%) Adobe
17 8 (22.22%) NUnit
17 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
17 8 (22.22%) UML
17 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (22.22%) MSTest
17 8 (22.22%) OSGi
17 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
17 8 (22.22%) NHibernate

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (36.11%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (13.89%) Escenic
2 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) MQSeries
2 5 (13.89%) CMS
2 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.78%) SugarCRM
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.89%) Big Data
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) NUnit
1 8 (22.22%) MSTest
2 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.78%) Xcode
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) ColdFusion Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Architect
8 2 (5.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) HTML
1 29 (80.56%) CSS
2 24 (66.67%) JSON
3 23 (63.89%) jQuery
4 18 (50.00%) J2EE
4 18 (50.00%) XML
5 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 12 (33.33%) HTML5
7 9 (25.00%) JSP
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 8 (22.22%) NHibernate
8 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 8 (22.22%) OSGi
8 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (16.67%) CSS3
9 6 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (16.67%) LAMP
10 5 (13.89%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Scrum
2 16 (44.44%) Web Development
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) MVC
5 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 8 (22.22%) UML
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.89%) BDD
7 5 (13.89%) Software Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) OOD
7 5 (13.89%) OOP
7 5 (13.89%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (13.89%) RUP
7 5 (13.89%) Use Case
8 4 (11.11%) CRM
9 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.78%) Memory Management
10 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 20 (55.56%) Java
3 15 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) Scala
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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