The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 64 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 5 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 3.59% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 12.50% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 17
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £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 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +15.87%
Ajax
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
213 312 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.51% 28.73% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 181 135
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £251 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £413 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +185.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £38.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £38.50 £20.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Subversion
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) MySQL
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
9 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (21.43%) CMS
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) OO
9 3 (21.43%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) SOAP
9 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (21.43%) CMS
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
3 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) SOAP
9 2 (14.29%) XSLT
9 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (14.29%) REST
9 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (7.14%) FastCGI
10 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) PHP5
6 2 (14.29%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Zend
3 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Open Text
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