The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 66 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing Ajax 7 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.91% 2.20% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 7.05% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 8
Average daily rate
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£285 £394 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.61% +33.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £325 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £495 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.48
% change year-on-year
+16.15% +0.06%
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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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
252 227 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.68% 31.27% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 151 64
Average daily rate £388 £425 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +31.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +16.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Ajax
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
South Wales -4 6 £195 -46.20% 1
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 32 (91.43%) CSS
2 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (82.86%) HTML
4 28 (80.00%) HTML5
4 28 (80.00%) CSS3
5 26 (74.29%) jQuery
6 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (62.86%) JUnit
7 22 (62.86%) Scala
7 22 (62.86%) JSON
7 22 (62.86%) REST
8 21 (60.00%) Jenkins
8 21 (60.00%) Git (software)
9 20 (57.14%) Subversion
10 18 (51.43%) HTTP
11 16 (45.71%) Jasmine
12 15 (42.86%) MongoDB
13 14 (40.00%) Play Framework
13 14 (40.00%) XML
14 12 (34.29%) .NET
15 9 (25.71%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (22.86%) XHTML
16 8 (22.86%) MVC
17 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 7 (20.00%) C#
17 7 (20.00%) SQL
18 6 (17.14%) Java
18 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
18 6 (17.14%) SharePoint

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (8.57%) ArcGIS
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (5.71%) ArcSDE
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) HTTP
2 3 (8.57%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Ingres
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) JUnit
2 21 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (57.14%) Subversion
4 16 (45.71%) Jasmine
5 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.86%) NUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.57%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Scala Developer
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) AWS Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) GIS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) CSS
2 29 (82.86%) HTML
3 28 (80.00%) HTML5
3 28 (80.00%) CSS3
4 26 (74.29%) jQuery
5 22 (62.86%) JSON
5 22 (62.86%) REST
6 14 (40.00%) Play Framework
6 14 (40.00%) XML
7 12 (34.29%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (22.86%) XHTML
10 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.14%) RESTful
12 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (8.57%) Java EE
13 3 (8.57%) Web Services
14 2 (5.71%) XSLT
14 2 (5.71%) JSP
14 2 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) MVC
3 3 (8.57%) Web Development
3 3 (8.57%) Scrum
3 3 (8.57%) TDD
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) RUP
4 2 (5.71%) DSDM
4 2 (5.71%) Data Management
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.86%) BDD
5 1 (2.86%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) PLM
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) RDF
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (62.86%) Scala
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) Mapinfo
1 2 (5.71%) ESRI
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft