The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 35 24 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Ajax 37 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.92% 3.19% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.97% 14.29% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.94% -1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +63.09%
Ajax
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 42 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.88% 22.34% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 20 41
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £175 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 -13 33 £375 +15.38% 7
Gateshead - 2 £350 -
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Ajax
North East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 36 (85.71%) CSS
3 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (83.33%) HTML5
4 33 (78.57%) CSS3
5 31 (73.81%) REST
5 31 (73.81%) JSON
6 29 (69.05%) Java
7 26 (61.90%) Scala
8 24 (57.14%) Python
8 24 (57.14%) Ruby
9 23 (54.76%) C#
10 22 (52.38%) Automated Testing
11 18 (42.86%) RESTful
12 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
13 14 (33.33%) Scrum
14 13 (30.95%) Web Development
14 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
15 12 (28.57%) Line Management
15 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
16 11 (26.19%) Subversion
16 11 (26.19%) UNIX
16 11 (26.19%) Linux
17 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
17 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
18 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
18 9 (21.43%) HTTP
18 9 (21.43%) Web Design
19 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.19%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.38%) Electronics
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Scala Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 36 (85.71%) CSS
3 35 (83.33%) HTML5
4 33 (78.57%) CSS3
5 31 (73.81%) REST
5 31 (73.81%) JSON
6 18 (42.86%) RESTful
7 7 (16.67%) jQuery
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.90%) Spring
8 5 (11.90%) .NET
9 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (4.76%) Play Framework
11 2 (4.76%) Guice
11 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (4.76%) Django
11 2 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.38%) RIA
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) UNIX
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Automated Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Web Development
4 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
5 12 (28.57%) Line Management
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (21.43%) Web Design
8 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
10 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.76%) OWASP
11 2 (4.76%) UML
11 2 (4.76%) OO
11 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.38%) OO PHP
12 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 26 (61.90%) Scala
3 24 (57.14%) Python
3 24 (57.14%) Ruby
4 23 (54.76%) C#
5 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) SAP