The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 42 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.94% 3.13% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 17.07% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £438 £394 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £339 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £31.10 £34.18
% change year-on-year
+76.87% -9.01%
Ajax
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
122 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.64% 18.30% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 25 26
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Mockito
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Liquibase
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Mockito
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Liquibase
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) CakePHP
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Go
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware