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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 51 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.65% 1.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +7.01%
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
184 156 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.31% 25.83% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 119 36
Average daily rate £310 £385 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.48% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £30.25 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.24% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 +1 7 £215 -21.81% 4
Monmouthshire - 3 £275 -
Newport +2 1 - -
Ajax
Wales

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) JSP
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 4 (25.00%) Spring Security
7 4 (25.00%) Shibboleth
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) SAML
7 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) JDBC
7 4 (25.00%) RAD
7 4 (25.00%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) Struts
8 3 (18.75%) OOP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
3 1 (6.25%) ArcSDE
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) GIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) JSP
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) JDBC
6 4 (25.00%) Struts
6 4 (25.00%) SAML
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) Spring Security
7 3 (18.75%) Doctrine
7 3 (18.75%) Symfony
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Laravel
7 3 (18.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) RAD
3 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) RUP
5 1 (6.25%) DSDM
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Mapinfo
3 1 (6.25%) ESRI