The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 47 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.86% 0.46% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 1.14% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£340 £310 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -15.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £310 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +40.81%
Ajax
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.43% 40.74% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 70 55
Average daily rate £330 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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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
Bath +2 2 £345 +11.29%
Frome - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 1
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) JSF
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Java RMI

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (40.00%) Escenic
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) JSF
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Java RMI
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) EJB
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Struts
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft