The first table below looks at the demand for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 41 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing JSON 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.38% 1.00% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 3.54% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£335 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.55% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £22.66 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% -9.36%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
171 113 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.22% 28.11% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 49 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 25
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.53% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
JSON
Cambridgeshire

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Cambridge region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) Twisted
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Docker
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Ant
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) OO

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) HTTP
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQLite
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Python Software Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Twisted
3 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Android Development
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) Erlang
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google