The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Yorkshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 70 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Ajax 21 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.24% 1.38% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 5.88% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 21
Average daily rate
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£305 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £64.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -10.93%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
481 357 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.33% 23.53% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 206 344
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +121.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Ajax
Yorkshire

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ajax
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ajax Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ajax
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ajax Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ajax
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Leeds -11 9 £296 +13.39% 13
Bradford +10 6 £320 -8.57%
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Ajax
Yorkshire

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 22 (57.89%) CSS
4 21 (55.26%) Java
5 18 (47.37%) XML
6 16 (42.11%) Oracle
7 15 (39.47%) J2EE
7 15 (39.47%) JSP
8 14 (36.84%) C#
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 12 (31.58%) Web Services
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (26.32%) jQuery
11 10 (26.32%) XHTML
11 10 (26.32%) SQL
12 9 (23.68%) JDBC
12 9 (23.68%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (21.05%) Spring
13 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
13 8 (21.05%) .NET
14 7 (18.42%) Servlets
14 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
14 7 (18.42%) MVC
14 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
14 7 (18.42%) REST
15 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (23.68%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (13.16%) Jetty
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.16%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Magento
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.16%) Star Schema
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.79%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.26%) UI Programmer
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) HTML
2 22 (57.89%) CSS
3 18 (47.37%) XML
4 15 (39.47%) JSP
4 15 (39.47%) J2EE
5 12 (31.58%) Web Services
6 10 (26.32%) jQuery
6 10 (26.32%) XHTML
7 9 (23.68%) JDBC
8 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 8 (21.05%) .NET
8 8 (21.05%) Spring
9 7 (18.42%) Servlets
9 7 (18.42%) REST
10 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
10 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
11 4 (10.53%) Struts
11 4 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (10.53%) Struts2
11 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) DTV
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) MVC
2 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.16%) Migration
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) Web Design
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Control
7 1 (2.63%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) XQuery
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) hybris
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) ATG
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
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