The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 192 126 90
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -36
Contract jobs citing Ajax 68 133 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 1.40% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 5.75% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 80 102
Average daily rate £338 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £175 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £34.18
% change year-on-year
+64.17% -1.97%
Ajax
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2183 2314 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.61% 24.41% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1330 1098
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 64
Average hourly rate £46.25 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £44.30 £42.50
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 the South East

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire -17 21 £344 -18.15% 14
West Sussex +16 13 £338 +12.97% 4
Surrey -14 9 £357 -20.59% 14
Berkshire +4 7 £290 -10.76% 22
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £325 +13.04% 3
Oxfordshire 0 4 £350 +40.00% 11
Middlesex -2 4 £525 +50.00%
East Sussex -13 3 £363 +81.25% 3
Sussex - 2 £225 -
Kent -9 1 £300 - 4
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 154 (81.05%) HTML
2 153 (80.53%) CSS
3 152 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 119 (62.63%) jQuery
5 76 (40.00%) .NET
6 75 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (35.79%) C#
8 67 (35.26%) HTML5
9 64 (33.68%) SQL
10 63 (33.16%) MVC
11 59 (31.05%) XML
12 54 (28.42%) ASP.NET
12 54 (28.42%) SQL Server
13 48 (25.26%) Microsoft
14 47 (24.74%) OO
14 47 (24.74%) CSS3
15 41 (21.58%) JSON
15 41 (21.58%) Linux
16 40 (21.05%) Java
17 39 (20.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 38 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (19.47%) Team Foundation Server
20 35 (18.42%) Web Services
21 34 (17.89%) Git (software)
22 30 (15.79%) AngularJS
23 29 (15.26%) E-Commerce
23 29 (15.26%) PHP
23 29 (15.26%) Oracle
23 29 (15.26%) .NET Framework
23 29 (15.26%) Front End Development

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 26 (13.68%) IIS
2 19 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 17 (8.95%) Apache
4 12 (6.32%) Node.js
5 10 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.26%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.74%) SharePoint
7 8 (4.21%) CMS
8 7 (3.68%) Drupal
8 7 (3.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.16%) Confluence
9 6 (3.16%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (2.63%) Commerce Server
10 5 (2.63%) JBoss
10 5 (2.63%) WordPress
11 3 (1.58%) Umbraco
12 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (11.58%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.79%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.05%) GIMP
5 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.11%) Fredhopper
3 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.53%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.53%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.05%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.32%) Internet
2 4 (2.11%) DNS
2 4 (2.11%) FTP
2 4 (2.11%) HTTP
3 3 (1.58%) LDAP
4 2 (1.05%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (1.05%) DVB
4 2 (1.05%) SNMP
5 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.53%) Intranet
5 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.53%) LAN
5 1 (0.53%) SSL
5 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (28.42%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.16%) MySQL
3 21 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 19 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (9.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 18 (9.47%) Relational Database
6 17 (8.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 16 (8.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.63%) DB2
12 5 (2.63%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (2.63%) OLAP
12 5 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (19.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (17.89%) Git (software)
3 25 (13.16%) Oracle APEX
4 19 (10.00%) Subversion
4 19 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 15 (7.89%) JUnit
5 15 (7.89%) TeamCity
6 13 (6.84%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.79%) Selenium
8 8 (4.21%) Maven
9 7 (3.68%) Grunt
9 7 (3.68%) Jasmine
9 7 (3.68%) JIRA
10 6 (3.16%) Ant
10 6 (3.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (3.16%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.16%) Gradle
10 6 (3.16%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.63%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (9.47%) Military
2 17 (8.95%) Marketing
3 13 (6.84%) Retail
4 9 (4.74%) Finance
5 7 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.11%) Legal
6 4 (2.11%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.58%) Electronics
8 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (87.37%) Developer
2 47 (24.74%) .NET Developer
3 32 (16.84%) Web Developer
4 29 (15.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 28 (14.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 23 (12.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (12.11%) C# Developer
7 22 (11.58%) Oracle Developer
8 21 (11.05%) HTML Developer
9 18 (9.47%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (8.95%) HTML CSS Developer
11 16 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (8.42%) Software Developer
12 15 (7.89%) SQL Developer
13 14 (7.37%) Applications Developer
14 13 (6.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (6.84%) PHP Developer
14 13 (6.84%) UI Developer
15 12 (6.32%) Senior Developer
16 11 (5.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (81.05%) HTML
2 153 (80.53%) CSS
3 119 (62.63%) jQuery
4 76 (40.00%) .NET
5 67 (35.26%) HTML5
6 59 (31.05%) XML
7 54 (28.42%) ASP.NET
8 47 (24.74%) CSS3
9 41 (21.58%) JSON
10 39 (20.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 35 (18.42%) Web Services
12 30 (15.79%) AngularJS
13 29 (15.26%) .NET Framework
14 22 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (11.58%) Entity Framework
14 22 (11.58%) XSLT
15 18 (9.47%) Middleware
15 18 (9.47%) Spring
16 17 (8.95%) Sass
17 16 (8.42%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.63%) User Experience
2 15 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.68%) W3C
4 5 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.58%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.58%) NHS
6 2 (1.05%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.05%) Social Media
6 2 (1.05%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.53%) iPad
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.53%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.58%) Linux
2 26 (13.68%) Windows
3 17 (8.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (8.42%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (6.84%) Windows Server
6 12 (6.32%) Unix
7 8 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.16%) AIX
9 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.53%) Android
11 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.53%) Debian
11 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.53%) Solaris
11 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.16%) MVC
3 47 (24.74%) OO
4 38 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (15.26%) E-Commerce
5 29 (15.26%) Front End Development
6 28 (14.74%) Unit Testing
7 27 (14.21%) Web Development
8 26 (13.68%) Scrum
9 23 (12.11%) ITIL
9 23 (12.11%) TDD
10 21 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (8.95%) SDLC
12 16 (8.42%) System Testing
13 15 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (6.32%) BDD
14 12 (6.32%) Configuration Management
14 12 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (5.79%) Integration Testing
15 11 (5.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 152 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 68 (35.79%) C#
3 64 (33.68%) SQL
4 40 (21.05%) Java
5 29 (15.26%) PHP
6 25 (13.16%) Shell Script
7 22 (11.58%) PL/SQL
7 22 (11.58%) T-SQL
8 13 (6.84%) Perl
8 13 (6.84%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.74%) Ruby
10 7 (3.68%) Python
10 7 (3.68%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.16%) C
11 6 (3.16%) C++
12 5 (2.63%) PHP 5
12 5 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.63%) Scala
12 5 (2.63%) VBScript
13 4 (2.11%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 28 (14.74%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.21%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.79%) Degree
4 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) ISEB
5 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
6 1 (0.53%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.53%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.53%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) QA
2 3 (1.58%) WCAG
3 2 (1.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.11%) Docker
3 4 (2.11%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.05%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (25.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.26%) Oracle
3 17 (8.95%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.89%) IBM
5 12 (6.32%) VMware
6 7 (3.68%) Google
7 6 (3.16%) SAP
7 6 (3.16%) Zend
8 5 (2.63%) EPiServer
9 4 (2.11%) Adobe
9 4 (2.11%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.11%) OpenText
10 3 (1.58%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.58%) Telerik
11 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.05%) Cisco
11 2 (1.05%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.05%) hybris
11 2 (1.05%) Omniture
11 2 (1.05%) Twitter
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