The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 26 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Ajax 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.45% 6.57% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 17.31% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
Ajax
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 36.23% 37.96% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 17
Average daily rate £388 £363 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) ATG
2 1 (50.00%) Log4j
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) XMLBeans
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Martini
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Log4j
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) XMLBeans
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Interwoven
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Martini
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Path