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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ajax
Wales / South Wales
Rank 45 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.45% 5.61% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 19.08% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 23
Median daily rate £425 £325 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -32.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £246 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £395 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +44.71%

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
124 152 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.73% 29.40% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 128 100
Median daily rate £400 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £238 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 7 £425 +30.26% 1
Ajax
Wales

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) gulp
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile First
7 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (18.18%) Grunt

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 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) MyEclipse
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) LINQ
7 2 (18.18%) Smarty
7 2 (18.18%) Symfony
7 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) WPF
8 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (9.09%) JPA
8 1 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
8 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile First
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PHP 5
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) SAP