The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank - 13 21
Contract jobs citing JSON 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 8.79% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 21.62% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £342
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.89 £38.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +72.22%
JSON
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.78% 40.66% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 4
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing JSON as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Belfast