The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 38 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing JSON 29 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.91% 2.50% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.81% 10.47% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 12
Median daily rate £475 £380 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.32 £34.28
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +0.13%
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
210 258 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.34% 23.91% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 193 124
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.33 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.53% -49.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 15 £475 +26.66% 2
Warrington +19 10 £500 -21.56% 4
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JSON.

1 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (75.41%) Java
3 42 (68.85%) XML
4 30 (49.18%) SOAP
5 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
5 28 (45.90%) J2EE
5 28 (45.90%) RESTful
6 25 (40.98%) JDBC
7 23 (37.70%) Web Services
8 22 (36.07%) HTML
9 21 (34.43%) HTTP
10 20 (32.79%) CSS
11 18 (29.51%) Spring
11 18 (29.51%) Kanban
11 18 (29.51%) HTML5
12 17 (27.87%) CSS3
12 17 (27.87%) Microservices
12 17 (27.87%) Finance
12 17 (27.87%) Apache
13 16 (26.23%) SOA
13 16 (26.23%) Linux
13 16 (26.23%) Banking
13 16 (26.23%) BDD
13 16 (26.23%) REST
14 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (24.59%) JBoss
14 15 (24.59%) MySQL
14 15 (24.59%) Oracle
15 14 (22.95%) Waterfall
16 13 (21.31%) High Availability

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 17 (27.87%) Apache
2 15 (24.59%) JBoss
3 13 (21.31%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.20%) LDAP
3 2 (3.28%) AMQP
3 2 (3.28%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) OpenStack Swift
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Cucumber
2 5 (8.20%) Selenium
3 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
5 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.64%) QUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Java Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Architect
4 16 (26.23%) Senior Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Technical Architect
6 11 (18.03%) Applications Developer
7 10 (16.39%) Java Applications Developer
7 10 (16.39%) Senior Applications Developer
7 10 (16.39%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Java Architect
9 7 (11.48%) Digital Architect
9 7 (11.48%) Digital Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Agile Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Digital Technical Architect
11 5 (8.20%) Java Technical Architect
12 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
14 2 (3.28%) Database Engineer
14 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (68.85%) XML
2 30 (49.18%) SOAP
3 28 (45.90%) J2EE
3 28 (45.90%) RESTful
4 25 (40.98%) JDBC
5 23 (37.70%) Web Services
6 22 (36.07%) HTML
7 20 (32.79%) CSS
8 18 (29.51%) HTML5
8 18 (29.51%) Spring
9 17 (27.87%) CSS3
10 16 (26.23%) REST
11 13 (21.31%) JAXB
11 13 (21.31%) JAX-WS
11 13 (21.31%) WSDL
12 12 (19.67%) Apache Camel
12 12 (19.67%) Middleware
13 11 (18.03%) ActiveMQ
14 8 (13.11%) Dropwizard
14 8 (13.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Wiki
3 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Animation
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) RIA
4 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) AIX
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Kanban
3 17 (27.87%) Microservices
4 16 (26.23%) BDD
4 16 (26.23%) SOA
5 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (22.95%) Waterfall
7 13 (21.31%) AOP
7 13 (21.31%) High Availability
7 13 (21.31%) Integration Testing
7 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
7 13 (21.31%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (21.31%) TDD
8 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.03%) E-business
9 10 (16.39%) Web Development
10 9 (14.75%) Open Source
10 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 9 (14.75%) SDLC
11 8 (13.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) Java
2 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) C
4 11 (18.03%) C++
5 6 (9.84%) SQL
6 5 (8.20%) Lua
6 5 (8.20%) VB
7 4 (6.56%) PHP
7 4 (6.56%) Python
8 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.28%) Ruby
10 1 (1.64%) C#
10 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) IBM
3 4 (6.56%) ATG
3 4 (6.56%) hybris
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.64%) Software AG
4 1 (1.64%) Talend
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