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 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 46 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing JSON 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.76% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.02% 3.31% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.32 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +60.91%
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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
162 181 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.98% 23.57% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 99 142
Average daily rate £340 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) CSS3
5 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) C#
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (23.81%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Android
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (19.05%) Android Development
7 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (9.52%) Moq
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Android Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 5 (23.81%) REST
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) Ajax
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (9.52%) Android SDK
7 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.52%) RESTful
7 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (19.05%) Android Development
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Content Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 3 (14.29%) Web Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Tableau
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos