The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 Suffolk 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 41 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.74% 1.41% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 5.41% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£237 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.98% 26.06% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 29 31
Average daily rate £368 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Ipswich -11 2 £237 -27.07% 2
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) WF
4 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
4 5 (62.50%) LINQ
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (37.50%) ETL
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
6 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
7 2 (25.00%) TDD

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) WF
4 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
4 5 (62.50%) LINQ
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) DHTML
5 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft