The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 35 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Ajax 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.34% 0.65% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.02% 3.23% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£365 £303 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.78 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
114 62 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.33% 20.06% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 35 32
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Ajax
Hampshire

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 July 2014, 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 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) CSS3
4 7 (38.89%) Sass
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Apache
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Struts
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) Maven
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) Node.js
8 3 (16.67%) vCloud
8 3 (16.67%) JPA
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) WordPress
4 1 (5.56%) Quickr
4 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) RSpec
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Grunt
2 3 (16.67%) Mockito
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (22.22%) UI Developer
2 4 (22.22%) UI Programmer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) CSS3
4 7 (38.89%) Sass
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Struts
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 3 (16.67%) JPA
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
7 3 (16.67%) PostGIS
7 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Servlets
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Linked Data
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) MVC
1 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Kanban
2 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) LotusScript
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) vCloud
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) BT
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus
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