The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 25 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.56% 5.73% 6.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 16.98% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.30 £43.25 £29.21
% change year-on-year
-6.82% +48.06%
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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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.33% 33.76% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 14
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) NancyFx
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) VB

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) NancyFx
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft