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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 48 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.60% 1.50% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 5.00% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Median daily rate £400 £245 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -18.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.90%
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
95 180 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.00% 29.95% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 145 120
Median daily rate £475 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Ajax as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 17 (80.95%) jQuery
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) XHTML
3 13 (61.90%) Selenium
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) Java
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) XML
7 8 (38.10%) Unix
7 8 (38.10%) Perl
8 7 (33.33%) Web Development
8 7 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 6 (28.57%) BDD
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 6 (28.57%) WCF
9 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) C#

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (19.05%) Ant
5 4 (19.05%) Maven
6 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (9.52%) Subversion
8 1 (4.76%) Concordion
8 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Perl Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Perl Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Unix Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) jQuery
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) XHTML
4 9 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 6 (28.57%) WCF
6 5 (23.81%) REST
7 4 (19.05%) Facelets
7 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) JPA
7 4 (19.05%) JSF
7 4 (19.05%) PrimeFaces
7 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 2 (9.52%) Kafka
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) TDD
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (14.29%) OOD
7 3 (14.29%) UML
7 3 (14.29%) Use Case
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.52%) SEO
8 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
9 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Go
7 2 (9.52%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (19.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) IBM