The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 23 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 Reading 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 56 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 1.54% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.53% 5.84% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -10.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
199 257 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.36% 26.41% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 70
Average daily rate £335 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ajax
Berkshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (74.19%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) jQuery
3 22 (70.97%) CSS
4 20 (64.52%) XML
5 16 (51.61%) Web Development
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 13 (41.94%) .NET
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) C#
7 12 (38.71%) MVC
8 11 (35.48%) JSON
9 9 (29.03%) Subversion
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) Windows
10 8 (25.81%) OO
10 8 (25.81%) CMS
10 8 (25.81%) WCF
11 7 (22.58%) Dojo
11 7 (22.58%) Content Management
11 7 (22.58%) XSLT
11 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
11 7 (22.58%) Sencha
11 7 (22.58%) CSS3
11 7 (22.58%) Sencha Touch
12 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
12 6 (19.35%) XHTML
12 6 (19.35%) Java
12 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (25.81%) CMS
2 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Subversion
2 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.13%) Firebug
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
4 1 (3.23%) Xcode
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Publishing
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Web Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Mobile Web Developer
4 5 (16.13%) UI Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) UI Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) HTML
1 23 (74.19%) jQuery
2 22 (70.97%) CSS
3 20 (64.52%) XML
4 13 (41.94%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 13 (41.94%) HTML5
5 11 (35.48%) JSON
6 9 (29.03%) Web Services
7 8 (25.81%) WCF
8 7 (22.58%) Dojo
8 7 (22.58%) XSLT
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) Sencha Touch
9 6 (19.35%) XHTML
10 5 (16.13%) DOM
10 5 (16.13%) Spring
10 5 (16.13%) SOAP
10 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
10 5 (16.13%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) W3C
1 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
1 5 (16.13%) Smartphone
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.68%) Wiki
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.13%) Android
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Web Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) Content Management
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Validation
6 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Time Management
6 5 (16.13%) Android Development
6 5 (16.13%) iOS Development
7 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) UML
7 4 (12.90%) SEO
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (9.68%) DSDM
8 3 (9.68%) Web Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) WCAG
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Sencha
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Open Text
3 3 (9.68%) Omniture
3 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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