The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 60 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing JSON 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.86% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 3.70% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.07% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+41.93% +20.15%
JSON
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 189 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.55% 23.30% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 141 107
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -53.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing JSON 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 JSON.

1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) Ajax
4 6 (46.15%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) Node.js
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
8 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
8 2 (15.38%) OAuth2

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing JSON 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 JSON. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (15.38%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) HBase
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Parquet
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Hudson
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Applications Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) Ajax
3 6 (46.15%) REST
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) Meteor
7 2 (15.38%) OAuth
7 2 (15.38%) OAuth2
7 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Apigee
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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