The first table below looks at the demand for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 99 87 117
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Contract jobs citing JSON 38 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.24% 1.43% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 4.98% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 12
Average daily rate
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£365 £228 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.43% -37.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £22.66 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £22.66 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% -29.18%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
907 683 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.64% 28.72% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 370 428
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 67
Average hourly rate £33.73 £32.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.66 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £39.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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England

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSON across the East of England region.

JSON Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the East of England region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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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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
Hertfordshire +6 16 £363 +31.81% 2
Suffolk - 14 £388 - 1
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £335 -7.58% 5
Essex -22 1 £400 +81.81% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 56 (70.89%) XML
2 42 (53.16%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 42 (53.16%) CSS
3 38 (48.10%) SQL
4 32 (40.51%) .NET
4 32 (40.51%) Web Services
4 32 (40.51%) Linux
5 28 (35.44%) jQuery
6 27 (34.18%) C#
7 25 (31.65%) UNIX
8 24 (30.38%) HTML5
9 23 (29.11%) MVC
10 21 (26.58%) TCP/IP
10 21 (26.58%) Java
10 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
11 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
11 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
11 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
12 18 (22.78%) Ajax
13 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
13 16 (20.25%) Windows
13 16 (20.25%) DevOps
14 15 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (18.99%) Puppet
14 15 (18.99%) PowerShell
14 15 (18.99%) Reverse Proxy
14 15 (18.99%) DNS
14 15 (18.99%) VPN
14 15 (18.99%) SOAP

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (17.72%) CMS
2 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.59%) Umbraco
3 6 (7.59%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
5 4 (5.06%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (5.06%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.80%) WordPress
6 3 (3.80%) Node.js
7 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.53%) Drupal
7 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.53%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.58%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.99%) Reverse Proxy
2 15 (18.99%) DNS
2 15 (18.99%) VPN
2 15 (18.99%) Firewall
3 13 (16.46%) SAN
4 10 (12.66%) HTTP
5 7 (8.86%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) Intranet
6 1 (1.27%) SSH
6 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) MySQL
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.53%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) SQLite
7 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Subversion
3 12 (15.19%) JUnit
3 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
4 11 (13.92%) Maven
5 10 (12.66%) Ant
6 9 (11.39%) Eclipse
6 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.59%) Mockito
8 5 (6.33%) IntelliJ
8 5 (6.33%) Selenium
8 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (5.06%) Log4j
10 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Marketing
4 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Advertising
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 74 (93.67%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Web Developer
4 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Python Software Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Python Developer
9 5 (6.33%) UI Developer
9 5 (6.33%) UI Programmer
10 4 (5.06%) WPF Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Portal Developer
11 2 (2.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Programmer
11 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.89%) XML
2 42 (53.16%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) CSS
3 32 (40.51%) .NET
3 32 (40.51%) Web Services
4 28 (35.44%) jQuery
5 24 (30.38%) HTML5
6 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
7 18 (22.78%) Ajax
8 15 (18.99%) SOAP
9 14 (17.72%) .NET Framework
9 14 (17.72%) REST
9 14 (17.72%) CSS3
10 13 (16.46%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (12.66%) WPF
11 10 (12.66%) Spring
12 9 (11.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (11.39%) LINQ
13 7 (8.86%) WCF
13 7 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Replication
2 4 (5.06%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.53%) Social Media
3 2 (2.53%) RIA
4 1 (1.27%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 25 (31.65%) UNIX
3 16 (20.25%) Windows
4 6 (7.59%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.33%) Solaris
6 4 (5.06%) HPUX
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.27%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) MVC
2 16 (20.25%) DevOps
3 14 (17.72%) TDD
4 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.66%) MVVM
5 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
5 10 (12.66%) OO
6 9 (11.39%) SOA
6 9 (11.39%) Configuration Management
6 9 (11.39%) Web Development
7 8 (10.13%) Kanban
7 8 (10.13%) Scrum
7 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.59%) CRM
10 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.33%) BDD
10 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.33%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.06%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 38 (48.10%) SQL
3 27 (34.18%) C#
4 21 (26.58%) Java
5 15 (18.99%) PowerShell
5 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
6 9 (11.39%) Python
7 8 (10.13%) XAML
8 7 (8.86%) VB6
8 7 (8.86%) VB
9 4 (5.06%) XPath
9 4 (5.06%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) Perl
11 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) C++
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) VBScript
11 1 (1.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Sun Certification
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) ACCA
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (6.33%) KVM
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (18.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) DevExpress
3 5 (6.33%) Twitter
4 4 (5.06%) Sun
4 4 (5.06%) IBM
4 4 (5.06%) Interwoven
5 3 (3.80%) Facebook
6 2 (2.53%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) FatWire
6 2 (2.53%) Apple
7 1 (1.27%) Zend
7 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
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