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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 42 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 20 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.44% 1.96% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 7.76% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £230 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -35.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £194 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +63.09%
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
172 116 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.60% 25.22% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 78 59
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £145.00 £18.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+664.36% +5.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +10 20 £320 +42.22% 2
Newport - - - - 2
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Ajax
Wales

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
3 25 (78.13%) jQuery
4 24 (75.00%) HTML5
5 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (53.13%) MVC
6 17 (53.13%) CSS3
7 16 (50.00%) SQL
8 14 (43.75%) PHP
9 11 (34.38%) Web Design
10 10 (31.25%) XML
10 10 (31.25%) OO
11 9 (28.13%) User Experience
12 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.00%) Scrum
12 8 (25.00%) BDD
12 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (21.88%) REST
13 7 (21.88%) JSON
13 7 (21.88%) TDD
13 7 (21.88%) Spring
13 7 (21.88%) JSF
13 7 (21.88%) Java
13 7 (21.88%) OOP
13 7 (21.88%) Coaching
14 6 (18.75%) Apache
14 6 (18.75%) C#
14 6 (18.75%) .NET
15 5 (15.63%) Microsoft

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) ArcGIS
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.50%) MS Access
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.63%) Jasmine
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) QUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Trac
3 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.38%) Hudson
4 2 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.25%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) NUnit
4 2 (6.25%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
1 2 (6.25%) Electronics
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) PHP Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Web Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) UI Designer
4 5 (15.63%) Designer
5 4 (12.50%) UI Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Designer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (78.13%) jQuery
3 24 (75.00%) HTML5
4 17 (53.13%) CSS3
5 10 (31.25%) XML
6 7 (21.88%) REST
6 7 (21.88%) JSON
6 7 (21.88%) Spring
6 7 (21.88%) JSF
7 6 (18.75%) .NET
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.63%) Sass
8 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (15.63%) PrimeFaces
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (12.50%) JPA
9 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 4 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) W3C
2 2 (6.25%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Web Design
4 10 (31.25%) OO
5 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) BDD
5 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) OOP
6 7 (21.88%) Coaching
7 5 (15.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.25%) Use Case
10 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
10 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (6.25%) UML
10 2 (6.25%) OOD
10 2 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) Python
6 5 (15.63%) Ruby
6 5 (15.63%) Scala
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) WCAG
1 4 (12.50%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Zend
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