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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 39 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing JSON 40 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.01% 3.34% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.61% 13.85% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 3
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£365 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.15% -5.14%
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
294 195 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.46% 24.10% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 92 86
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.16 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.16% +170.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £30.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £46.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Chester +8 12 £400 +23.07% 6
Knutsford +7 5 £375 -16.66%
Wilmslow - 4 £304 - 2
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 36 (66.67%) Java
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 28 (51.85%) HTML
3 28 (51.85%) XML
4 27 (50.00%) Web Services
5 26 (48.15%) TDD
6 20 (37.04%) Spring
6 20 (37.04%) CSS
7 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
7 19 (35.19%) Cucumber
8 17 (31.48%) RESTful
8 17 (31.48%) SQL
8 17 (31.48%) J2EE
9 16 (29.63%) Finance
10 14 (25.93%) JUnit
10 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (24.07%) Java EE
11 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
11 13 (24.07%) WSDL
12 12 (22.22%) SOAP
12 12 (22.22%) OO
12 12 (22.22%) Maven
12 12 (22.22%) Degree
12 12 (22.22%) jQuery
12 12 (22.22%) REST
13 11 (20.37%) HTML5
14 10 (18.52%) Banking
14 10 (18.52%) Internet
15 9 (16.67%) Linux

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
1 7 (12.96%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (9.26%) Node.js
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) PaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) Route 53
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Internet
2 7 (12.96%) HTTP
3 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
1 8 (14.81%) Big Data
2 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
2 7 (12.96%) Informix
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.11%) MS Access
4 5 (9.26%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Redis
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
1 19 (35.19%) Cucumber
2 14 (25.93%) JUnit
3 12 (22.22%) Maven
4 7 (12.96%) Selenium
4 7 (12.96%) Mockito
5 6 (11.11%) Subversion
6 5 (9.26%) Ant
6 5 (9.26%) Gradle
7 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.70%) Appium
8 2 (3.70%) Mocha
8 2 (3.70%) Calabash
8 2 (3.70%) Introscope
8 2 (3.70%) JIRA
9 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 22 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) HTML
1 28 (51.85%) XML
2 27 (50.00%) Web Services
3 20 (37.04%) Spring
3 20 (37.04%) CSS
4 17 (31.48%) RESTful
4 17 (31.48%) J2EE
5 13 (24.07%) Java EE
5 13 (24.07%) WSDL
6 12 (22.22%) SOAP
6 12 (22.22%) jQuery
6 12 (22.22%) REST
7 11 (20.37%) HTML5
8 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.96%) JAX-RPC
9 7 (12.96%) JDBC
9 7 (12.96%) Servlets
9 7 (12.96%) XSL
9 7 (12.96%) JAX-RS
9 7 (12.96%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) Telematics
3 7 (12.96%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.41%) Online Banking
5 3 (5.56%) PKI
5 3 (5.56%) Wiki
5 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) AIX
2 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Vista
2 6 (11.11%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) TDD
3 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
5 12 (22.22%) OO
6 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 8 (14.81%) MVC
7 8 (14.81%) Web Development
8 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.96%) BDD
9 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.11%) OOP
9 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.11%) Scrum
9 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) VB
5 7 (12.96%) Groovy
6 6 (11.11%) VBScript
6 6 (11.11%) C
6 6 (11.11%) C#
6 6 (11.11%) C++
6 6 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Perforce
3 2 (3.70%) Compuware
3 2 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Apigee
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