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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 124 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 1.00% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 3.98% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 18
Average daily rate £320 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +16.92%
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
687 779 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.45% 25.17% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 495 512
Average daily rate £350 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 15
Average hourly rate £39.38 £37.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £32.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 2016.

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
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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -3 6 £275 -26.66% 3
Devon +3 2 - - 3
Dorset -6 1 - - 5
Wiltshire -10 1 £338 -10.00% 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 39 (95.12%) HTML
2 39 (95.12%) CSS
3 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) jQuery
5 20 (48.78%) HTML5
6 15 (36.59%) AngularJS
6 15 (36.59%) Scrum
6 15 (36.59%) SQL
6 15 (36.59%) XML
7 13 (31.71%) Finance
7 13 (31.71%) JSON
8 12 (29.27%) Front End Development
9 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (24.39%) CSS3
10 10 (24.39%) UML
10 10 (24.39%) Web Services
10 10 (24.39%) Java
10 10 (24.39%) .NET
10 10 (24.39%) JSP
11 9 (21.95%) Struts
11 9 (21.95%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
11 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
11 9 (21.95%) IBM
11 9 (21.95%) Java EE
11 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
11 9 (21.95%) JSF
11 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
11 9 (21.95%) High Availability

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
1 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
1 9 (21.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.44%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Magento
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
1 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.44%) Informix
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) gulp
3 2 (4.88%) Grunt
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Siebel Developer
5 6 (14.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) HTML Developer
6 5 (12.20%) UI Developer
7 4 (9.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Ajax Developer
10 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) MongoDB Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (2.44%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Procurement Director
10 1 (2.44%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) CSS
1 39 (95.12%) HTML
2 22 (53.66%) jQuery
3 20 (48.78%) HTML5
4 15 (36.59%) AngularJS
4 15 (36.59%) XML
5 13 (31.71%) JSON
6 10 (24.39%) .NET
6 10 (24.39%) CSS3
6 10 (24.39%) JSP
6 10 (24.39%) Web Services
7 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
7 9 (21.95%) Java EE
7 9 (21.95%) JSF
7 9 (21.95%) RichFaces
7 9 (21.95%) Struts
8 8 (19.51%) Apache Camel
8 8 (19.51%) JPA
8 8 (19.51%) RequireJS
8 8 (19.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) User Experience
3 3 (7.32%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Scrum
3 12 (29.27%) Front End Development
4 10 (24.39%) UML
5 9 (21.95%) High Availability
6 8 (19.51%) Change Control
6 8 (19.51%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 8 (19.51%) EAI
6 8 (19.51%) Web Development
7 7 (17.07%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (14.63%) CRM
9 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics
10 3 (7.32%) Infographics
10 3 (7.32%) MVC
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Optimisation
10 3 (7.32%) SEO
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Web Design
11 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) C#
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) VBA
7 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MBA
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) IBM
2 8 (19.51%) Siebel
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Adobe
5 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) BEA
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Sybase
7 1 (2.44%) Telerik
7 1 (2.44%) VeriFone
7 1 (2.44%) WorldPay
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