The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 52 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing JSON 26 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.34% 1.95% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.92% 7.24% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 5
Average daily rate
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£378 £503 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.87% +37.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.32 £35.00 £25.58
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +36.82%
JSON
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
262 221 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.62% 26.89% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 122 122
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 6
Average hourly rate £17.33 £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £30.00 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.55 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -19 7 £638 +25.00% 1
Chester - 4 £375 - 7
Daresbury - 4 £350 -
Knutsford - 2 £375 - 1
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 40 (65.57%) Java
1 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
3 35 (57.38%) Web Services
4 27 (44.26%) SDLC
5 25 (40.98%) HTML
6 24 (39.34%) Spring
7 23 (37.70%) TDD
8 22 (36.07%) XML
8 22 (36.07%) RESTful
9 20 (32.79%) J2EE
9 20 (32.79%) WSDL
10 19 (31.15%) Scrum
10 19 (31.15%) CSS
10 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (26.23%) HTML5
11 16 (26.23%) Finance
12 15 (24.59%) MVC
12 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
13 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
13 14 (22.95%) SQL
14 13 (21.31%) Servlets
14 13 (21.31%) SOAP
15 12 (19.67%) Waterfall
15 12 (19.67%) Banking
16 11 (18.03%) Linux
16 11 (18.03%) OO
16 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
16 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (16.39%) AngularJS

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (13.11%) Node.js
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (8.20%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.28%) JBoss
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.56%) Route 53
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (6.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) HTTP
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.20%) Informix
4 5 (8.20%) Big Data
5 4 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (6.56%) Redis
5 4 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.28%) MS Access
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
3 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.48%) JUnit
4 7 (11.48%) Maven
5 6 (9.84%) Selenium
5 6 (9.84%) Gradle
6 5 (8.20%) Ant
6 5 (8.20%) Subversion
6 5 (8.20%) Mockito
7 4 (6.56%) Mocha
7 4 (6.56%) Calabash
7 4 (6.56%) Appium
8 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.64%) JIRA
9 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.64%) Introscope
9 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.64%) Hudson
9 1 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Designer
4 7 (11.48%) Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (57.38%) Web Services
2 25 (40.98%) HTML
3 24 (39.34%) Spring
4 22 (36.07%) XML
4 22 (36.07%) RESTful
5 20 (32.79%) WSDL
5 20 (32.79%) J2EE
6 19 (31.15%) CSS
7 16 (26.23%) HTML5
8 13 (21.31%) Servlets
8 13 (21.31%) SOAP
9 10 (16.39%) JDBC
9 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
10 9 (14.75%) jQuery
11 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
11 8 (13.11%) JSP
11 8 (13.11%) .NET
11 8 (13.11%) EJB
12 6 (9.84%) REST
13 5 (8.20%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Wiki
4 2 (3.28%) Telematics
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.20%) Solaris
4 5 (8.20%) Android
5 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.56%) AIX
5 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) SDLC
3 23 (37.70%) TDD
4 19 (31.15%) Scrum
4 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (24.59%) MVC
6 12 (19.67%) Waterfall
7 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
7 11 (18.03%) OO
8 10 (16.39%) Pair Programming
9 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
10 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (13.11%) UML
11 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.48%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (9.84%) Web Development
12 6 (9.84%) TOGAF
12 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
12 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
13 5 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) Java
2 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.95%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) C
4 4 (6.56%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.92%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) VBScript
6 2 (3.28%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) yum
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) IBM
3 4 (6.56%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) Apigee
5 2 (3.28%) Perforce
5 2 (3.28%) hybris
6 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.64%) Compuware
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago