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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 50 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 11 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.54% 1.05% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 4.23% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Average daily rate
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£305 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £288 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £325 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -2.25%
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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
163 142 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.77% 24.87% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 56
Average daily rate £388 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.89% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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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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 +6 10 £305 -6.15% 10
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - - 5
Ajax
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Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 43 (93.48%) CSS
2 40 (86.96%) HTML
2 40 (86.96%) HTML5
3 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
4 38 (82.61%) CSS3
5 37 (80.43%) jQuery
6 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (58.70%) JSON
8 26 (56.52%) REST
9 23 (50.00%) Scala
10 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
10 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
10 22 (47.83%) JUnit
11 21 (45.65%) Subversion
12 20 (43.48%) MVC
13 17 (36.96%) XML
13 17 (36.96%) Jasmine
14 16 (34.78%) HTTP
14 16 (34.78%) SQL
15 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
16 14 (30.43%) Play Framework
17 13 (28.26%) .NET
18 10 (21.74%) PHP
18 10 (21.74%) C#
18 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
19 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
19 9 (19.57%) KnockoutJS
20 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
20 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
20 8 (17.39%) Web Design

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) ArcGIS
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) MS Access
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
1 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
1 22 (47.83%) JUnit
2 21 (45.65%) Subversion
3 17 (36.96%) Jasmine
4 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
5 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (6.52%) NUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) Trac
7 1 (2.17%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (2.17%) QUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Hudson
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Publishing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Scala Developer
3 7 (15.22%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (93.48%) CSS
2 40 (86.96%) HTML
2 40 (86.96%) HTML5
3 38 (82.61%) CSS3
4 37 (80.43%) jQuery
5 27 (58.70%) JSON
6 26 (56.52%) REST
7 17 (36.96%) XML
8 14 (30.43%) Play Framework
9 13 (28.26%) .NET
10 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.57%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (15.22%) XHTML
12 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
14 3 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (6.52%) RESTful
14 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
15 2 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) DTV
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) MVC
3 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (17.39%) Web Design
4 7 (15.22%) OO
5 6 (13.04%) TDD
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) OOP
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Web Development
9 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.17%) RDF
10 1 (2.17%) Project Management
10 1 (2.17%) Service Management
10 1 (2.17%) PLM
10 1 (2.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) JavaScript
2 23 (50.00%) Scala
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 10 (21.74%) PHP
4 10 (21.74%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Zend