The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 21 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.63% 3.40% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 8.93% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £238 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.90%
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
30 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 19.74% 38.10% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 17
Median daily rate £343 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 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 26 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) Kendo UI
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) RIA
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) DNN
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Connections
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) LotusScript
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Intershop
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft