The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 42 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 2.13% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 8.05% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £333 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £378 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £43.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.13% +31.06%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.36% 26.44% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 39
Average daily rate £373 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) JSON
3 11 (68.75%) RESTful
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (50.00%) Selenium
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) JUnit
6 7 (43.75%) Spring
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) Mockito
6 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
7 6 (37.50%) CSS3
7 6 (37.50%) jQuery
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) HTML5
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) Web Development
8 5 (31.25%) Puppet
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (25.00%) BDD

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) JUnit
3 7 (43.75%) Maven
3 7 (43.75%) Mockito
3 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) RSpec
6 1 (6.25%) Ant
6 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) JSON
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) JPA
6 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) Leaflet
8 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
8 1 (6.25%) JTS
8 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) VMware