The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 Sheffield 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 24 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.62% 0.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 38 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.78% 20.11% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 40
Average daily rate £325 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £201 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ajax
South Yorkshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Ajax
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Java EE
1 8 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Release Management
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Banking

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Java EE
1 8 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Integration
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle