The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 38 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Ajax 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.36% 0.68% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.58% 2.68% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate £250 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% -14.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +35.86%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.98% 25.57% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 73 74
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ajax
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ajax across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ajax Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead - 1 £500 -
Horsham - 1 £325 -
Worthing - - - -
Billingshurst - - - -
Crawley - - - - 2
Ajax
South East

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) NUnit
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) UML
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) XHTML
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) DHTML
6 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (25.00%) LINQ
7 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (25.00%) Subversion
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) DHTML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft