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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 63 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing JSON 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.70% 0.61% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 2.96% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £290 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £340 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
241 135 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.75% 20.45% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 96 111
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £11.46 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+772.41% -58.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) RESTful
4 16 (61.54%) Open Source
5 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (57.69%) Apache ServiceMix
5 15 (57.69%) DevOps
5 15 (57.69%) MuleSoft
5 15 (57.69%) API Development
5 15 (57.69%) JBoss
5 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
6 13 (50.00%) OO
6 13 (50.00%) Release Management
7 12 (46.15%) Mule
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
9 6 (23.08%) WSO2
10 5 (19.23%) XML
10 5 (19.23%) Apache
11 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 3 (11.54%) jQuery
12 3 (11.54%) Node.js
12 3 (11.54%) Mule ESB
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
12 3 (11.54%) Web Services
12 3 (11.54%) C#
12 3 (11.54%) .NET
12 3 (11.54%) Scrum

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 15 (57.69%) Apache ServiceMix
1 15 (57.69%) JBoss
2 12 (46.15%) Mule
3 5 (19.23%) Apache
4 3 (11.54%) Mule ESB
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) GIMP
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) Google Play
2 1 (3.85%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) PhantomJS
3 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Bower
4 1 (3.85%) git-flow
4 1 (3.85%) gulp
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) MuleSoft Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) MuleSoft Architect
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) RAD Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) RESTful
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) REST
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) Node.js
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) DOM
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Open Source
3 15 (57.69%) API Development
3 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
3 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (57.69%) DevOps
4 13 (50.00%) OO
4 13 (50.00%) Release Management
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) MuleSoft
2 6 (23.08%) WSO2
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Kony
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin