The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 39 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing Ajax 25 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.53% 4.62% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.88% 17.02% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 3
Average daily rate £364 £495 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.51% +52.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £68.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £34.18
% change year-on-year
+64.17% -1.97%
Ajax
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 141 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.43% 27.12% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 105 44
Average daily rate £370 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £283 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -88.15%
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 South Wales

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 8 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
Cardiff -15 19 £350 -29.29% 3
Newport +1 7 £465 -
Ajax
Wales

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 66 (75.86%) jQuery
2 60 (68.97%) TDD
3 57 (65.52%) JavaScript
4 56 (64.37%) CSS
5 55 (63.22%) HTML
5 55 (63.22%) MVC
5 55 (63.22%) Scrum
6 46 (52.87%) .NET
6 46 (52.87%) C#
7 43 (49.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 42 (48.28%) Git (software)
9 39 (44.83%) BDD
9 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (43.68%) .NET Framework
11 37 (42.53%) Entity Framework
12 36 (41.38%) SQL
12 36 (41.38%) SOA
13 35 (40.23%) XML
13 35 (40.23%) OO
13 35 (40.23%) Selenium
14 33 (37.93%) Unit Testing
14 33 (37.93%) SQL Server
15 31 (35.63%) Visual Studio
15 31 (35.63%) Elasticsearch
16 30 (34.48%) REST
16 30 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (33.33%) WCF
17 29 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 31 (35.63%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (18.39%) IIS
3 10 (11.49%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.60%) Apache
5 4 (4.60%) JBoss
5 4 (4.60%) Node.js
6 2 (2.30%) Liferay
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.15%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.15%) Mule
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.60%) Redis
8 3 (3.45%) MySQL
8 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.15%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (1.15%) MS Access
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (49.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (48.28%) Git (software)
3 35 (40.23%) Selenium
4 31 (35.63%) Visual Studio
5 28 (32.18%) SpecFlow
6 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
7 12 (13.79%) Jasmine
7 12 (13.79%) QUnit
7 12 (13.79%) Sinon.JS
8 11 (12.64%) Hudson
8 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
8 11 (12.64%) Subversion
9 10 (11.49%) JIRA
10 9 (10.34%) Maven
10 9 (10.34%) Trac
11 8 (9.20%) Ant
12 7 (8.05%) Eclipse
13 2 (2.30%) Bower
13 2 (2.30%) Grunt
13 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (12.64%) Back Office
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (100.00%) Developer
2 44 (50.57%) .NET Developer
3 16 (18.39%) SQL Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.45%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.45%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.30%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Perl Developer
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (2.30%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (75.86%) jQuery
2 56 (64.37%) CSS
3 55 (63.22%) HTML
4 46 (52.87%) .NET
5 38 (43.68%) .NET Framework
6 37 (42.53%) Entity Framework
7 35 (40.23%) XML
8 30 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (34.48%) REST
9 29 (33.33%) WCF
10 24 (27.59%) Web Services
11 19 (21.84%) XSLT
12 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
13 16 (18.39%) XHTML
14 15 (17.24%) Hibernate
14 15 (17.24%) RESTful
14 15 (17.24%) SOAP
14 15 (17.24%) Spring
14 15 (17.24%) XForms
15 13 (14.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) W3C
2 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) iSeries
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Android
1 7 (8.05%) Apple iOS
1 7 (8.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (68.97%) TDD
2 55 (63.22%) MVC
2 55 (63.22%) Scrum
3 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (44.83%) BDD
4 36 (41.38%) SOA
5 35 (40.23%) OO
6 33 (37.93%) Unit Testing
7 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (28.74%) Software Engineering
9 23 (26.44%) UML
10 15 (17.24%) Data Modelling
10 15 (17.24%) Regression Testing
10 15 (17.24%) Software Testing
11 12 (13.79%) OOP
12 11 (12.64%) Coaching
13 8 (9.20%) Analytics
14 7 (8.05%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (8.05%) OOD
14 7 (8.05%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 57 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 46 (52.87%) C#
3 36 (41.38%) SQL
4 23 (26.44%) Java
5 14 (16.09%) XPath
6 10 (11.49%) PHP
7 9 (10.34%) Perl
8 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.90%) Python
8 6 (6.90%) Ruby
9 5 (5.75%) Go
9 5 (5.75%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 20 (22.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.79%) IBM
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) Zend
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