The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Tyne and Wear 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 30 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing Ajax 14 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.46% 1.97% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.97% 11.76% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 34 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.89% 16.75% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 18 51
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £11.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.27% -68.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ajax
North East

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 11 £375 - 14
Sunderland -2 2 - - 1
Gateshead - 1 £350 -
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Ajax
North East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 26 (92.86%) HTML
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) HTML5
4 16 (57.14%) CSS3
5 14 (50.00%) JSON
6 13 (46.43%) C#
6 13 (46.43%) REST
7 11 (39.29%) Python
7 11 (39.29%) jQuery
7 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (39.29%) Ruby
8 8 (28.57%) MVC
8 8 (28.57%) Scala
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 6 (21.43%) .NET
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Spring
10 5 (17.86%) Scrum
11 4 (14.29%) RESTful
11 4 (14.29%) Web Development
11 4 (14.29%) XML
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
12 3 (10.71%) PHP
12 3 (10.71%) DHTML
12 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (10.71%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) Drupal
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) HTML
2 18 (64.29%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) HTML5
3 16 (57.14%) CSS3
4 14 (50.00%) JSON
5 13 (46.43%) REST
6 11 (39.29%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
8 4 (14.29%) RESTful
8 4 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) DHTML
9 3 (10.71%) Struts
9 3 (10.71%) Spring MVC
9 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 3 (10.71%) JSF
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Web Design
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.71%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) Python
3 11 (39.29%) Ruby
4 8 (28.57%) Scala
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) hybris
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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