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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
North West / Cheshire
Rank 31 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Contract jobs citing JSON 19 48 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.84% 5.24% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.38% 18.97% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 16
Median daily rate £434 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £324 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-35.45% +46.66%

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
142 253 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.69% 27.62% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 180 140
Median daily rate £388 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £19.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -10.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +4 5 £430 +6.17% 2
Macclesfield - 4 £600 -
Crewe - 2 £313 -
Warrington -2 1 £450 -6.54%
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) Scrum
4 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (43.18%) HTML
4 19 (43.18%) XML
5 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (38.64%) RESTful
7 14 (31.82%) Web Services
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) Linux
8 13 (29.55%) TDD
8 13 (29.55%) jQuery
9 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
9 12 (27.27%) Spring
10 11 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (25.00%) HTML5
10 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (25.00%) J2EE
10 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
11 10 (22.73%) CSS
11 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
11 10 (22.73%) Selenium
11 10 (22.73%) Kanban
11 10 (22.73%) Web Development
12 9 (20.45%) Content Management
12 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture

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 9 (20.45%) CMS
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
3 5 (11.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
4 4 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
4 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.64%) Big Data
5 6 (13.64%) DB2
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (4.55%) MySQL
8 1 (2.27%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
1 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
1 10 (22.73%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) JMeter
2 3 (6.82%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.82%) LoadUI
2 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) CocoaPods
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) Gradle
4 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.27%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Principal Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Domain Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.27%) DBA
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.27%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) HTML
1 19 (43.18%) XML
2 17 (38.64%) RESTful
3 14 (31.82%) Web Services
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 12 (27.27%) Spring
6 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (25.00%) HTML5
6 11 (25.00%) J2EE
7 10 (22.73%) CSS
8 9 (20.45%) CSS3
8 9 (20.45%) Dropwizard
9 6 (13.64%) boto
9 6 (13.64%) Middleware
9 6 (13.64%) YAML
10 5 (11.36%) Node.js
11 4 (9.09%) .NET
11 4 (9.09%) Ajax
11 4 (9.09%) REST
12 3 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) AIX
3 6 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Scrum
3 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (29.55%) TDD
5 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
6 11 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (22.73%) Kanban
7 10 (22.73%) Web Development
8 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
8 9 (20.45%) Content Management
8 9 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (20.45%) DevOps
8 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
8 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (20.45%) Microservices
8 9 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (20.45%) SDLC
8 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
9 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
9 7 (15.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Perl
4 8 (18.18%) Python
5 6 (13.64%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.27%) Go
7 1 (2.27%) Groovy
7 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Kubernetes
3 4 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (9.09%) Salt
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) ATG
1 9 (20.45%) hybris
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Perforce
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter