The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 59 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing JSON 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.98% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 4.02% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.89 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +40.90%
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
172 199 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.11% 24.33% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 107
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JSON.

1 12 (70.59%) HTML
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) REST
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) CSS3
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
7 5 (29.41%) PHP
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
8 4 (23.53%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) Web Development
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) Node.js
9 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (17.65%) OAuth2
9 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) SOAP
9 3 (17.65%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 3 (17.65%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) CRM

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Hudson
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Web Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) REST
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) CSS3
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) RESTful
9 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 3 (17.65%) OAuth
9 3 (17.65%) OAuth2
9 3 (17.65%) SOAP
9 3 (17.65%) XML
10 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
10 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 2 (11.76%) J2EE
10 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
5 2 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Apigee
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle