The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 29 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.40% 1.63% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 6.41% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £280 £288 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% -29.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £34.18
% change year-on-year
+64.17% -1.97%
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 78 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 28.92% 25.49% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 40 22
Average daily rate £280 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £405 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £175.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+414.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) Sass
2 11 (91.67%) LESS
2 11 (91.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (91.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Zend
3 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (58.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (58.33%) HTML Developer
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (58.33%) JSP Developer
3 7 (58.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) LESS
2 11 (91.67%) Sass
2 11 (91.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (91.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Zend