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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 26 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Contract jobs citing JSON 49 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.30% 2.25% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.50% 8.50% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 2
Average daily rate £450 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £399 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.16%
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
239 200 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.87% 26.53% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 139 122
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.16% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 34 £482 +75.09% 3
Chester -2 5 £405 +7.85% 5
Knutsford -1 4 £389 -0.32%
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (67.90%) JavaScript
3 54 (66.67%) XML
4 46 (56.79%) HTML
5 45 (55.56%) Web Services
6 41 (50.62%) SOAP
7 39 (48.15%) Java
8 36 (44.44%) CSS
9 35 (43.21%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (40.74%) Git (software)
11 26 (32.10%) Responsive Web Design
11 26 (32.10%) jQuery
11 26 (32.10%) Web Design
12 25 (30.86%) RESTful
13 24 (29.63%) HTML5
14 21 (25.93%) TDD
14 21 (25.93%) MVC
15 19 (23.46%) HTTP
15 19 (23.46%) ITIL
15 19 (23.46%) ServiceNow
16 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
16 16 (19.75%) SQL
16 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
16 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
17 15 (18.52%) JIRA
17 15 (18.52%) WSDL
18 14 (17.28%) Finance
18 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
18 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
19 13 (16.05%) Mustache

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (4.94%) Node.js
2 1 (1.23%) JBoss
2 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon S3
2 5 (6.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (6.17%) Route 53
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.64%) Redis
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.17%) Big Data
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
4 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) JIRA
3 8 (9.88%) Subversion
4 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.70%) Hudson
6 3 (3.70%) Selenium
7 2 (2.47%) Appium
7 2 (2.47%) Calabash
7 2 (2.47%) JUnit
7 2 (2.47%) Mocha
7 2 (2.47%) Mockito
7 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.23%) Maven
8 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (71.60%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (12.35%) HTML Developer
4 10 (12.35%) ServiceNow Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (9.88%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Digital Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Implementation Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Service Implementation Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Service Implementation Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Android Developer
9 3 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (66.67%) XML
2 46 (56.79%) HTML
3 45 (55.56%) Web Services
4 41 (50.62%) SOAP
5 36 (44.44%) CSS
6 26 (32.10%) jQuery
7 25 (30.86%) RESTful
8 24 (29.63%) HTML5
9 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
10 15 (18.52%) WSDL
11 13 (16.05%) Ajax
11 13 (16.05%) D3.js
11 13 (16.05%) Handlebars
11 13 (16.05%) Mustache
11 13 (16.05%) Underscore.js
12 9 (11.11%) .NET
13 8 (9.88%) J2EE
13 8 (9.88%) Java EE
13 8 (9.88%) REST
14 6 (7.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.94%) Replication
3 4 (4.94%) Telematics
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) Android
4 8 (9.88%) AIX
4 8 (9.88%) Apple iOS
4 8 (9.88%) Mac OS
5 7 (8.64%) Windows Vista
5 7 (8.64%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (32.10%) Responsive Web Design
3 26 (32.10%) Web Design
4 21 (25.93%) MVC
4 21 (25.93%) TDD
5 19 (23.46%) ITIL
6 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.81%) OO
8 11 (13.58%) SDLC
9 10 (12.35%) Android Development
9 10 (12.35%) BDD
9 10 (12.35%) Front End Development
9 10 (12.35%) OOP
10 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
10 8 (9.88%) iOS Development
10 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.64%) Data Protection
11 7 (8.64%) Information Security
11 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) JavaScript
2 39 (48.15%) Java
3 16 (19.75%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) C++
5 9 (11.11%) C#
5 9 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 8 (9.88%) C
7 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.23%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.23%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.23%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.81%) Degree
3 11 (13.58%) BC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) ISEB
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
1 1 (1.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) ServiceNow
2 7 (8.64%) HP
3 2 (2.47%) Apigee
3 2 (2.47%) hybris
4 1 (1.23%) ATG
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Perforce
4 1 (1.23%) Rally
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.23%) Software AG
4 1 (1.23%) Talend
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