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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 70 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 9 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.04% 2.51% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 8.26% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
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£283 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.06% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £40.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +41.22%
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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
292 242 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.87% 30.33% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 161 64
Average daily rate £360 £400 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.38 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.93% +18.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -8 8 £215 -38.57%
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) XML
5 9 (56.25%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) .NET
6 8 (50.00%) jQuery
7 7 (43.75%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
8 6 (37.50%) JSP
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (31.25%) MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (25.00%) TDD
10 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (25.00%) SAML
10 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (25.00%) IBM
10 4 (25.00%) Struts
10 4 (25.00%) UML
10 4 (25.00%) RAD
10 4 (25.00%) Perl
10 4 (25.00%) JDBC
10 4 (25.00%) C#
10 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
4 2 (12.50%) ArcSDE
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) nginx
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Ingres
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) GIS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) JSP
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 4 (25.00%) JDBC
9 4 (25.00%) Struts
9 4 (25.00%) SAML
9 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (25.00%) Spring
9 4 (25.00%) RESTful
9 4 (25.00%) CSS3
9 4 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (25.00%) Spring Security
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (18.75%) SOAP
11 2 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) RAD
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) RUP
4 2 (12.50%) DSDM
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Mapinfo
2 2 (12.50%) ESRI
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat