The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 47 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs citing Ajax 10 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.83% 0.49% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.29% 1.35% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 12
Median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -7.51%
Ajax
UK

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
189 296 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.68% 36.45% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 208 164
Median daily rate £388 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Ajax as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 10 £400 +10.34% 1
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 17 (68.00%) TDD
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) Selenium
4 14 (56.00%) XHTML
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Java
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) XML
6 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
7 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 9 (36.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) Unix
8 9 (36.00%) .NET
8 9 (36.00%) Perl
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) C#
8 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (32.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
9 8 (32.00%) BDD
9 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
9 8 (32.00%) SpecFlow
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Selenium
2 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (32.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.00%) Ant
4 4 (16.00%) Maven
5 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Concordion
7 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Perl Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Perl Web Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Unix Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) XHTML
4 11 (44.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (32.00%) Entity Framework
6 8 (32.00%) WCF
7 7 (28.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) Facelets
8 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (16.00%) J2EE
8 4 (16.00%) JPA
8 4 (16.00%) JSF
8 4 (16.00%) PrimeFaces
8 4 (16.00%) Spring
9 3 (12.00%) RESTful
10 2 (8.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) TDD
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) MVC
5 8 (32.00%) BDD
5 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (28.00%) SOA
6 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 6 (24.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) OOP
8 4 (16.00%) UML
9 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (12.00%) OOD
9 3 (12.00%) Use Case
10 2 (8.00%) Coaching
10 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (8.00%) SEO
10 2 (8.00%) Wireframes
11 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Go
6 2 (8.00%) Scala
6 2 (8.00%) XPath
7 1 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft