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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 93 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Contract jobs citing Ajax 15 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.58% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 5.71% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 13
Average daily rate £300 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £450
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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.39% 27.77% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 214 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 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
Leeds -24 14 £313 +4.16% 13
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Ajax
Yorkshire

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 28 (82.35%) HTML
3 24 (70.59%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
5 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) .NET
7 12 (35.29%) C#
7 12 (35.29%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) Web Services
7 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 12 (35.29%) Spring
8 11 (32.35%) HTML5
9 10 (29.41%) MVC
9 10 (29.41%) TDD
10 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
11 8 (23.53%) UNIX
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.59%) J2EE
12 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
13 6 (17.65%) Struts2
13 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (17.65%) Web Design
13 6 (17.65%) XHTML
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) Struts
13 6 (17.65%) XML
14 5 (14.71%) JSP
14 5 (14.71%) OO

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) UI Developer
4 6 (17.65%) UI Programmer
5 5 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) Web Services
5 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 12 (35.29%) Spring
6 11 (32.35%) HTML5
7 7 (20.59%) J2EE
8 6 (17.65%) Struts2
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.65%) XHTML
8 6 (17.65%) Struts
8 6 (17.65%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) JSP
9 5 (14.71%) CSS3
10 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
10 4 (11.76%) Java EE
10 4 (11.76%) JSON
10 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) DTV
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) W3C
2 1 (2.94%) iPhone
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 6 (17.65%) Web Design
4 5 (14.71%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) RUP
6 3 (8.82%) DSDM
6 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) OOP
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) C#
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
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