The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Somerset 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 50 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.94% 0.50% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 1.35% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.86%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.76% 36.63% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 40
Average daily rate £338 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
South West

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -8 1 - - 5
Clevedon - - - -
Taunton - - - - 1
Yeovil - - - - 1
Ajax
South West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) C#
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 10 (76.92%) XML
5 9 (69.23%) HTML5
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 6 (46.15%) CSS3
7 5 (38.46%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (38.46%) Big Data
7 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
7 5 (38.46%) Scala
7 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
7 5 (38.46%) QA
7 5 (38.46%) Escenic
7 5 (38.46%) BDD
7 5 (38.46%) CMS
7 5 (38.46%) LAMP
7 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Spring
7 5 (38.46%) JSF
7 5 (38.46%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (38.46%) Struts
7 5 (38.46%) EJB

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
1 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
1 5 (38.46%) CMS
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
1 5 (38.46%) Escenic
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 5 (38.46%) Big Data
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) jQuery
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) CSS3
5 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 5 (38.46%) EJB
6 5 (38.46%) Java RMI
6 5 (38.46%) LAMP
6 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) JSF
6 5 (38.46%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (38.46%) Struts
6 5 (38.46%) J2EE
7 4 (30.77%) XHTML
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 3 (23.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) UML
1 5 (38.46%) OOP
1 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (38.46%) RUP
1 5 (38.46%) OOD
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
1 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
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