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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ajax
Rank 18 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Ajax 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.22% 3.23% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 8.47% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £238 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.26% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.78 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-18.29% -1.79%
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 59 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.22% 38.06% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 12
Median daily rate £425 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £338 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Retail
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
5 3 (42.86%) RIA
5 3 (42.86%) Kendo UI
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Logistics
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) B2B

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Connections
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Kendo UI
5 3 (42.86%) SOAP
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (14.29%) CSS3
7 1 (14.29%) React
7 1 (14.29%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) RIA
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) B2B
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Intershop
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus