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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 36 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Ajax 28 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.09% 1.01% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.05% 4.46% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 3
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£488 £295 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.25% +55.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £36.73 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +16.60%
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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
186 112 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.15% 22.72% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 58 62
Average daily rate £450 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +11 26 £485 +65.10% 15
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - - 2
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Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 48 (94.12%) HTML
1 48 (94.12%) CSS
2 45 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 45 (88.24%) HTML5
3 43 (84.31%) CSS3
4 40 (78.43%) jQuery
5 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (56.86%) REST
7 28 (54.90%) JSON
8 27 (52.94%) Scala
9 26 (50.98%) Git (software)
10 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
11 24 (47.06%) Subversion
12 23 (45.10%) JUnit
13 21 (41.18%) MVC
13 21 (41.18%) Jasmine
14 19 (37.25%) HTTP
14 19 (37.25%) SQL
15 17 (33.33%) XML
16 16 (31.37%) PHP
16 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
17 15 (29.41%) Play Framework
18 12 (23.53%) .NET
19 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
20 10 (19.61%) C#
20 10 (19.61%) OO
21 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
21 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
22 8 (15.69%) BDD
22 8 (15.69%) Responsive Web Design

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) ArcGIS
4 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) MS Access
4 2 (3.92%) Ingres
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (50.98%) Git (software)
2 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
3 24 (47.06%) Subversion
4 23 (45.10%) JUnit
5 21 (41.18%) Jasmine
6 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
7 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (7.84%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (7.84%) QUnit
9 3 (5.88%) Hudson
9 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.88%) JIRA
9 3 (5.88%) Trac
10 2 (3.92%) NUnit
10 2 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.96%) Grunt
11 1 (1.96%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
1 3 (5.88%) Publishing
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (96.08%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Scala Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Web Developer
4 7 (13.73%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.96%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (94.12%) HTML
1 48 (94.12%) CSS
2 45 (88.24%) HTML5
3 43 (84.31%) CSS3
4 40 (78.43%) jQuery
5 29 (56.86%) REST
6 28 (54.90%) JSON
7 17 (33.33%) XML
8 15 (29.41%) Play Framework
9 12 (23.53%) .NET
10 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
12 7 (13.73%) XHTML
13 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (11.76%) RESTful
14 5 (9.80%) Sass
14 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
15 3 (5.88%) Web Services
16 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Informatics
2 2 (3.92%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) W3C
2 2 (3.92%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) MVC
3 10 (19.61%) OO
4 8 (15.69%) BDD
4 8 (15.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (15.69%) TDD
4 8 (15.69%) Web Design
5 7 (13.73%) OOP
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 5 (9.80%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (5.88%) Migration
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Coaching
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.92%) CRM
8 2 (3.92%) SOA
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 27 (52.94%) Scala
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) PHP
5 10 (19.61%) C#
6 5 (9.80%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) Ruby
7 4 (7.84%) Java
8 2 (3.92%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Zend