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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 45 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing JSON 38 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.86% 2.68% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.01% 12.65% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£373 £356 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.56% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £323
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +21.35%
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
292 166 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.64% 21.15% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 94 79
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £43.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £24.70 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £44.70 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 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 22 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
(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
Chester +9 15 £400 +7.38% 5
Knutsford - 3 £375 -
Wilmslow - 3 £288 -
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 43 (69.35%) Java
2 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 32 (51.61%) HTML
5 31 (50.00%) Web Services
5 31 (50.00%) TDD
6 30 (48.39%) XML
7 25 (40.32%) Spring
8 23 (37.10%) Git (software)
8 23 (37.10%) CSS
9 22 (35.48%) RESTful
9 22 (35.48%) Cucumber
10 20 (32.26%) J2EE
11 19 (30.65%) SQL
12 18 (29.03%) Finance
12 18 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (27.42%) JUnit
14 15 (24.19%) jQuery
14 15 (24.19%) Java EE
15 14 (22.58%) Maven
15 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
15 14 (22.58%) WSDL
15 14 (22.58%) HTML5
16 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
16 13 (20.97%) SOAP
16 13 (20.97%) OO
16 13 (20.97%) Degree
17 12 (19.35%) Banking
17 12 (19.35%) REST
18 11 (17.74%) Internet

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (12.90%) WebSphere
1 8 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (8.06%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) PaaS
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Internet
2 8 (12.90%) HTTP
3 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Big Data
1 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) Informix
3 6 (9.68%) MS Access
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.23%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) Git (software)
2 22 (35.48%) Cucumber
3 17 (27.42%) JUnit
4 14 (22.58%) Maven
5 9 (14.52%) Selenium
6 8 (12.90%) Mockito
7 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (11.29%) Subversion
8 6 (9.68%) Gradle
9 5 (8.06%) Ant
10 3 (4.84%) Introscope
10 3 (4.84%) JIRA
10 3 (4.84%) SonarQube
11 2 (3.23%) Appium
11 2 (3.23%) Calabash
11 2 (3.23%) Mocha
12 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.61%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 29 (46.77%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Django Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) HTML
2 31 (50.00%) Web Services
3 30 (48.39%) XML
4 25 (40.32%) Spring
5 23 (37.10%) CSS
6 22 (35.48%) RESTful
7 20 (32.26%) J2EE
8 15 (24.19%) jQuery
8 15 (24.19%) Java EE
9 14 (22.58%) WSDL
9 14 (22.58%) HTML5
10 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
10 13 (20.97%) SOAP
11 12 (19.35%) REST
12 8 (12.90%) JAX-RPC
12 8 (12.90%) JDBC
12 8 (12.90%) Servlets
12 8 (12.90%) XSL
12 8 (12.90%) JAX-RS
12 8 (12.90%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.52%) Telematics
2 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.06%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.84%) PKI
4 3 (4.84%) Wiki
4 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) AIX
2 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Vista
2 7 (11.29%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) TDD
3 18 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 13 (20.97%) OO
6 9 (14.52%) Web Application Development
6 9 (14.52%) MVC
6 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.52%) Scrum
7 8 (12.90%) Web Development
7 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.29%) BDD
8 7 (11.29%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.29%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
9 6 (9.68%) OOP
10 5 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) Java
2 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 19 (30.65%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) VB
5 7 (11.29%) Groovy
6 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 6 (9.68%) VBScript
6 6 (9.68%) C
6 6 (9.68%) C#
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) IBM
3 3 (4.84%) Compuware
3 3 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) Perforce
4 2 (3.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.61%) Apigee
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 17 days ago