The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 South Wales 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 55 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 8 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.33% - 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% - 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Average daily rate
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£300 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 - £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
156 51 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.00% 11.92% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 38 60
Average daily rate £385 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ajax
Wales

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Cardiff - 5 £275 - 1
Ajax
Wales

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
2 13 (65.00%) HTML5
3 10 (50.00%) JSF
4 8 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
5 7 (35.00%) Web Accessibility
5 7 (35.00%) Spring
5 7 (35.00%) WCAG
5 7 (35.00%) WAI
6 6 (30.00%) Velocity
7 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
7 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (25.00%) Play Framework
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) Scala
7 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (25.00%) REST
7 5 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) JSON
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) JUnit
7 5 (25.00%) HTTP
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) Hibernate

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Designer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) UI Designer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Programmer
4 5 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
2 13 (65.00%) HTML5
3 10 (50.00%) JSF
4 8 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
5 7 (35.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) Velocity
7 5 (25.00%) Play Framework
7 5 (25.00%) REST
7 5 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) JSON
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (20.00%) JPA
9 3 (15.00%) JSP
9 3 (15.00%) Servlets
10 2 (10.00%) J2EE
10 2 (10.00%) Web Services
10 2 (10.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (10.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (10.00%) OOD
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Scala
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) WCAG
1 7 (35.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle