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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 39 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing JSON 34 32 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.00% 4.08% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.35% 14.75% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 2
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£325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
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
237 217 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.85% 27.64% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 94 97
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.16% +170.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £30.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £140.00 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Wilmslow - 8 £320 - 3
Chester +7 6 £350 +7.69% 4
Knutsford +3 6 £383 -15.00% 3
Macclesfield - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (65.96%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 28 (59.57%) XML
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) HTML
4 24 (51.06%) Web Services
5 22 (46.81%) CSS
5 22 (46.81%) TDD
6 17 (36.17%) Finance
7 15 (31.91%) SQL
8 14 (29.79%) J2EE
8 14 (29.79%) Spring
8 14 (29.79%) RESTful
8 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
8 14 (29.79%) Cucumber
9 13 (27.66%) Java EE
9 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
9 13 (27.66%) JUnit
10 12 (25.53%) SOAP
10 12 (25.53%) WSDL
10 12 (25.53%) jQuery
10 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.53%) HTML5
11 11 (23.40%) REST
11 11 (23.40%) Degree
12 10 (21.28%) Banking
12 10 (21.28%) OO
13 9 (19.15%) Linux
13 9 (19.15%) Internet
13 9 (19.15%) CSS3

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (12.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (12.77%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Route 53
2 1 (2.13%) ElastiCache
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Internet
2 6 (12.77%) HTTP
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
3 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Big Data
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) Informix
3 6 (12.77%) MS Access
3 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
3 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQLite
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
1 14 (29.79%) Cucumber
2 13 (27.66%) JUnit
3 8 (17.02%) Maven
4 6 (12.77%) Subversion
4 6 (12.77%) Mockito
4 6 (12.77%) Selenium
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA
6 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.26%) Introscope
7 1 (2.13%) Xcode
7 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (2.13%) Gradle
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Django Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) XML
2 27 (57.45%) HTML
3 24 (51.06%) Web Services
4 22 (46.81%) CSS
5 14 (29.79%) J2EE
5 14 (29.79%) Spring
5 14 (29.79%) RESTful
6 13 (27.66%) Java EE
7 12 (25.53%) HTML5
7 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 12 (25.53%) WSDL
7 12 (25.53%) SOAP
8 11 (23.40%) REST
9 9 (19.15%) CSS3
9 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.02%) .NET
11 6 (12.77%) JDBC
11 6 (12.77%) Servlets
11 6 (12.77%) JAX-RPC
11 6 (12.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Algorithms
2 8 (17.02%) Telematics
3 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.51%) Online Banking
5 3 (6.38%) PKI
5 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.26%) Open Source
6 2 (4.26%) NHS
6 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.13%) Replication
7 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) AIX
3 6 (12.77%) Mac OS
3 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Vista
4 3 (6.38%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (21.28%) OO
6 8 (17.02%) Web Application Development
7 7 (14.89%) MVC
8 6 (12.77%) OOP
8 6 (12.77%) BDD
8 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Web Development
10 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
11 3 (6.38%) MVVM
11 3 (6.38%) Scrum
11 3 (6.38%) SOA
12 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 8 (17.02%) VB
5 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
5 7 (14.89%) Groovy
6 6 (12.77%) VBScript
6 6 (12.77%) C
6 6 (12.77%) C#
6 6 (12.77%) C++
7 3 (6.38%) Python
8 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Compuware
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Perforce
3 2 (4.26%) Kony
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Appcelerator
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago