The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 128 108 83
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -25
Contract jobs citing Ajax 22 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 1.01% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 3.81% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 13
Average daily rate
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£358 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £302 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £461 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
- +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
Ajax
England

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
868 839 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.95% 26.53% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 548 397
Average daily rate £369 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.28% +3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 15 15
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ajax across the South West region.

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the South West region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Ajax
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ajax Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Bristol 0 8 £345 +6.97% 2
Dorset +2 4 £294 - 3
Wiltshire -4 4 £500 +12.35% 2
Gloucestershire -9 3 £350 -12.50% 5
Somerset +3 1 - - 4
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 45 (95.74%) HTML
2 44 (93.62%) JavaScript
3 40 (85.11%) CSS
4 28 (59.57%) jQuery
5 19 (40.43%) HTML5
6 17 (36.17%) XML
7 16 (34.04%) .NET
8 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (31.91%) CSS3
9 13 (27.66%) Web Services
10 12 (25.53%) C#
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.40%) Windows
11 11 (23.40%) MVC
12 10 (21.28%) Linux
12 10 (21.28%) PHP
12 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
12 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
13 9 (19.15%) XHTML
14 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
14 8 (17.02%) SOAP
14 8 (17.02%) Web Development
14 8 (17.02%) User Experience
15 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
15 7 (14.89%) Finance
15 7 (14.89%) SQL
15 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
16 6 (12.77%) HTTP
16 6 (12.77%) Java

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (10.64%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.64%) Node.js
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.13%) Drupal
5 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) Liferay
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Telnet
3 1 (2.13%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Firebug
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JDeveloper
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.51%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.51%) UI Programmer
6 3 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.38%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Django Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (95.74%) HTML
2 40 (85.11%) CSS
3 28 (59.57%) jQuery
4 19 (40.43%) HTML5
5 17 (36.17%) XML
6 16 (34.04%) .NET
7 15 (31.91%) CSS3
8 13 (27.66%) Web Services
9 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
9 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
10 9 (19.15%) XHTML
11 8 (17.02%) SOAP
12 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
13 6 (12.77%) XSLT
13 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
14 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (10.64%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
14 5 (10.64%) Spring
15 4 (8.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) DTV
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.13%) webOS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) MVC
3 8 (17.02%) Web Development
4 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) Web Usability
6 4 (8.51%) TDD
7 3 (6.38%) Content Management
7 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.38%) Web Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Web Design
7 3 (6.38%) ETL
7 3 (6.38%) OOD
7 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) User Stories
8 2 (4.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) PHP
4 7 (14.89%) SQL
5 6 (12.77%) Java
6 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.51%) VBScript
7 2 (4.26%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) XQuery
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Clojure
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
1 2 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.13%) logstash
2 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
2 3 (6.38%) Apple
2 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) BMC
3 2 (4.26%) CA
3 2 (4.26%) Informatica
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) Ektron
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
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