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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 43 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing JSON 27 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.49% 2.84% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.69% 11.87% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 14
Median daily rate £475 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £341 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £55.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +77.41%
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
231 219 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.88% 23.88% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 153 107
Median daily rate £395 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -59.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +5 17 £475 +29.69%
Warrington +1 7 £500 -23.07% 2
Knutsford -4 1 - -
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (78.26%) XML
3 46 (66.67%) Java
4 40 (57.97%) SOAP
5 33 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 31 (44.93%) RESTful
7 30 (43.48%) J2EE
8 27 (39.13%) HTML
8 27 (39.13%) Web Services
8 27 (39.13%) JDBC
9 24 (34.78%) CSS
10 22 (31.88%) HTTP
11 21 (30.43%) HTML5
12 20 (28.99%) Banking
13 19 (27.54%) Finance
13 19 (27.54%) SOA
13 19 (27.54%) Apache
14 18 (26.09%) Linux
14 18 (26.09%) REST
15 17 (24.64%) Oracle
16 16 (23.19%) MySQL
16 16 (23.19%) Spring
17 15 (21.74%) C
17 15 (21.74%) JBoss
17 15 (21.74%) BDD
17 15 (21.74%) CSS3
17 15 (21.74%) Kanban
18 14 (20.29%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (20.29%) Waterfall
18 14 (20.29%) 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 19 (27.54%) Apache
2 15 (21.74%) JBoss
3 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) HTTP
2 5 (7.25%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.25%) LDAP
3 2 (2.90%) AMQP
3 2 (2.90%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) MySQL
2 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.90%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.45%) DB2
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) OpenStack Swift
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) JUnit
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) Mockito
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.90%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.90%) Xcode
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.45%) QUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (28.99%) Banking
2 19 (27.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Architect
5 13 (18.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Applications Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Technical Architect
7 10 (14.49%) Java Applications Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Senior Applications Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Agile Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Digital Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Java Architect
8 8 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (10.14%) Digital Architect
10 6 (8.70%) Digital Technical Architect
11 5 (7.25%) HTML Developer
12 4 (5.80%) Android Developer
12 4 (5.80%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (5.80%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (78.26%) XML
2 40 (57.97%) SOAP
3 31 (44.93%) RESTful
4 30 (43.48%) J2EE
5 27 (39.13%) HTML
5 27 (39.13%) JDBC
5 27 (39.13%) Web Services
6 24 (34.78%) CSS
7 21 (30.43%) HTML5
8 18 (26.09%) REST
9 16 (23.19%) Spring
10 15 (21.74%) CSS3
11 14 (20.29%) Apache Camel
11 14 (20.29%) Middleware
12 13 (18.84%) ActiveMQ
12 13 (18.84%) JAXB
12 13 (18.84%) JAX-WS
12 13 (18.84%) WSDL
13 8 (11.59%) jQuery
14 6 (8.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.90%) Wiki
4 1 (1.45%) Animation
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.45%) RIA
4 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) SOA
3 15 (21.74%) BDD
3 15 (21.74%) Kanban
4 14 (20.29%) High Availability
4 14 (20.29%) Microservices
4 14 (20.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (20.29%) Waterfall
5 13 (18.84%) AOP
5 13 (18.84%) E-business
5 13 (18.84%) Integration Testing
5 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
5 13 (18.84%) System Integration Testing
5 13 (18.84%) TDD
6 10 (14.49%) MVC
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.04%) Open Source
8 8 (11.59%) OO
8 8 (11.59%) Web Development
9 7 (10.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) Java
2 33 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.74%) C
4 14 (20.29%) C++
5 8 (11.59%) SQL
6 5 (7.25%) Lua
6 5 (7.25%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) VB
7 4 (5.80%) Python
8 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.90%) C#
9 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.90%) Ruby
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) BC Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (7.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) IBM
3 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.90%) Google
4 2 (2.90%) Software AG
4 2 (2.90%) Talend
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat