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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 47 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing JSON 26 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.66% 2.26% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.40% 9.18% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 7
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£500 £480 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +47.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+79.83% +36.80%
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
228 196 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.34% 24.59% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 114 102
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 July 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 July 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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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 -12 6 £650 +31.97% 2
Chester - 4 £360 - 6
Knutsford - 3 £368 -
Wilmslow - 2 £355 -
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (67.16%) Java
2 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (62.69%) Web Services
4 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
5 34 (50.75%) XML
6 33 (49.25%) HTML
7 27 (40.30%) Spring
8 25 (37.31%) CSS
8 25 (37.31%) SDLC
9 24 (35.82%) TDD
10 23 (34.33%) J2EE
11 22 (32.84%) RESTful
12 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
12 20 (29.85%) HTML5
12 20 (29.85%) Finance
13 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (26.87%) WSDL
14 18 (26.87%) SOAP
15 17 (25.37%) SQL
16 16 (23.88%) Cucumber
17 15 (22.39%) MVC
18 14 (20.90%) jQuery
18 14 (20.90%) Banking
18 14 (20.90%) Scrum
18 14 (20.90%) REST
18 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
19 13 (19.40%) Degree
19 13 (19.40%) Servlets
19 13 (19.40%) OO

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (8.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (8.96%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.46%) Node.js
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.99%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.97%) Route 53
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon Glacier
2 4 (5.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (4.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (4.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) HTTP
3 3 (4.48%) VPN
3 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) Big Data
2 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.96%) Informix
3 6 (8.96%) MS Access
3 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.99%) Redis
7 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.88%) Cucumber
3 11 (16.42%) JUnit
4 10 (14.93%) Maven
5 7 (10.45%) Selenium
5 7 (10.45%) Subversion
5 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.96%) Mockito
6 6 (8.96%) Gradle
7 5 (7.46%) Ant
8 2 (2.99%) Mocha
8 2 (2.99%) Calabash
8 2 (2.99%) Appium
9 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.49%) Hudson
9 1 (1.49%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.49%) Introscope
9 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Designer
5 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) Web Services
2 34 (50.75%) XML
3 33 (49.25%) HTML
4 27 (40.30%) Spring
5 25 (37.31%) CSS
6 23 (34.33%) J2EE
7 22 (32.84%) RESTful
8 20 (29.85%) HTML5
9 18 (26.87%) SOAP
9 18 (26.87%) WSDL
10 14 (20.90%) REST
10 14 (20.90%) jQuery
11 13 (19.40%) Servlets
12 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
13 10 (14.93%) Java EE
13 10 (14.93%) JDBC
14 8 (11.94%) .NET
15 7 (10.45%) EJB
15 7 (10.45%) JSP
15 7 (10.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Telematics
3 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) Wiki
4 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.48%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) Replication
6 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) AIX
3 6 (8.96%) Mac OS
3 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Vista
4 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.97%) Solaris
5 3 (4.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) SDLC
3 24 (35.82%) TDD
4 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.39%) MVC
6 14 (20.90%) Scrum
7 13 (19.40%) OO
7 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
8 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.45%) UML
10 7 (10.45%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (10.45%) Web Development
10 7 (10.45%) Web Application Development
11 6 (8.96%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.96%) BDD
11 6 (8.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) Java
2 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.37%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) VB
5 6 (8.96%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) VBScript
5 6 (8.96%) C
6 5 (7.46%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.97%) C#
8 3 (4.48%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Docker
2 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) yum
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Perforce
3 2 (2.99%) hybris
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.49%) Apigee
4 1 (1.49%) Compuware
4 1 (1.49%) HP
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