The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 84 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Ajax 42 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.42% 1.05% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.86% 3.51% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £342 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.25 £31.46
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +37.47%
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
612 770 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.68% 29.98% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 485 374
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +22 26 £325 -13.90%
Glasgow +1 14 £388 +3.33% 1
Stirling - 2 £375 - 2
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 54 (76.06%) JavaScript
2 53 (74.65%) CSS
3 43 (60.56%) HTML
4 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (46.48%) Java
6 32 (45.07%) Oracle
6 32 (45.07%) XML
6 32 (45.07%) MVC
7 31 (43.66%) jQuery
8 29 (40.85%) Spring
8 29 (40.85%) SQL
9 28 (39.44%) SQL Server
9 28 (39.44%) .NET
10 26 (36.62%) J2EE
10 26 (36.62%) JSP
10 26 (36.62%) HTML5
11 25 (35.21%) C#
12 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
13 23 (32.39%) CSS3
13 23 (32.39%) Struts
14 22 (30.99%) Selenium
15 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET
15 21 (29.58%) OO
15 21 (29.58%) Banking
16 20 (28.17%) Web Application Development
16 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
17 19 (26.76%) PL/SQL
18 17 (23.94%) UNIX
18 17 (23.94%) CruiseControl
18 17 (23.94%) Shell Script

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.86%) JBoss
3 6 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.63%) CMS
4 4 (5.63%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) WordPress
5 3 (4.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.82%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.82%) Node.js
7 1 (1.41%) nginx
7 1 (1.41%) Drupal
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.41%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) SMTP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) CTI
3 1 (1.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.63%) MySQL
4 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Selenium
2 17 (23.94%) CruiseControl
3 11 (15.49%) Subversion
4 7 (9.86%) NUnit
5 6 (8.45%) JUnit
5 6 (8.45%) Mockito
5 6 (8.45%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (2.82%) MSBuild
9 2 (2.82%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.82%) Ant
9 2 (2.82%) Toad
9 2 (2.82%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (2.82%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.82%) MSTest
General
1 21 (29.58%) Banking
2 16 (22.54%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (95.77%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.63%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.82%) GIS Developer
9 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.41%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (74.65%) CSS
2 43 (60.56%) HTML
3 32 (45.07%) XML
4 31 (43.66%) jQuery
5 29 (40.85%) Spring
6 28 (39.44%) .NET
7 26 (36.62%) J2EE
7 26 (36.62%) JSP
7 26 (36.62%) HTML5
8 23 (32.39%) CSS3
8 23 (32.39%) Struts
9 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET
10 16 (22.54%) XSLT
11 15 (21.13%) Spring MVC
11 15 (21.13%) Spring Web Flow
11 15 (21.13%) GWT
12 13 (18.31%) JMS
13 12 (16.90%) JDBC
14 11 (15.49%) Hibernate
14 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.04%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) Social Media
5 2 (2.82%) GIS
5 2 (2.82%) PKI
5 2 (2.82%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) UNIX
2 8 (11.27%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) MVC
3 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
4 21 (29.58%) OO
5 20 (28.17%) Web Application Development
6 16 (22.54%) TDD
7 10 (14.08%) SDLC
8 9 (12.68%) CRM
9 4 (5.63%) UML
9 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.63%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.63%) Web Development
10 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.23%) Content Management
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.23%) DevOps
10 3 (4.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) JavaScript
2 33 (46.48%) Java
3 29 (40.85%) SQL
4 25 (35.21%) C#
5 19 (26.76%) PL/SQL
6 17 (23.94%) Shell Script
7 16 (22.54%) Perl
8 6 (8.45%) XPath
8 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Oracle
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.86%) Adobe
3 7 (9.86%) Telerik
4 2 (2.82%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase
5 1 (1.41%) Alterian
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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