The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 47 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing Ajax 4 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.89% 0.94% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 6.25% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 15
Average daily rate
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£299 £313 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.40% -3.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £35.35 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-12.03% +12.22%
Ajax
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 48 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.44% 15.00% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 25 73
Average daily rate £350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ajax across the West Sussex region.

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gatwick - 2 £338 -
Horsham - 1 £260 - 4
Littlehampton - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Crawley - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
6 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (31.25%) Web Design
6 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 3 (18.75%) XHTML
8 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 2 (12.50%) GIS
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (12.50%) JSON
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (12.50%) User Experience
9 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) GIS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) XHTML
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (12.50%) PostGIS
7 2 (12.50%) SignalR
8 1 (6.25%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) Symfony
8 1 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Zend