The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 98 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing JSON 26 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 1.17% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.44% 3.99% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £410 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
JSON
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
755 676 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.76% 29.19% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 371 440
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Hertfordshire +1 13 £488 +14.70% 7
Suffolk +3 7 £438 +52.17%
Cambridgeshire -17 3 £300 -20.00% 12
Bedfordshire -8 2 £550 +30.95% 1
Essex +5 1 - - 3
Norfolk - - - -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 47 (71.21%) XML
2 43 (65.15%) JavaScript
3 42 (63.64%) CSS
4 40 (60.61%) HTML
5 33 (50.00%) REST
6 31 (46.97%) Java
7 30 (45.45%) Web Services
8 28 (42.42%) Linux
9 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (36.36%) MVC
10 24 (36.36%) jQuery
10 24 (36.36%) Git (software)
11 23 (34.85%) Ajax
12 22 (33.33%) HTML5
12 22 (33.33%) CSS3
13 21 (31.82%) SOAP
14 20 (30.30%) SQL
14 20 (30.30%) Ant
15 19 (28.79%) Tomcat
15 19 (28.79%) Spring
15 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
16 18 (27.27%) Apache
16 18 (27.27%) JSP
16 18 (27.27%) UNIX
17 17 (25.76%) Scrum
18 16 (24.24%) Subversion
18 16 (24.24%) JUnit
18 16 (24.24%) Python
19 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
19 15 (22.73%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (28.79%) Tomcat
2 18 (27.27%) Apache
3 7 (10.61%) CMS
3 7 (10.61%) MQSeries
4 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.09%) JBoss
4 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.55%) Node.js
6 2 (3.03%) Liferay
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.52%) WordPress
7 1 (1.52%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) PaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.67%) HTTP
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
4 4 (6.06%) VPN
4 4 (6.06%) SAN
4 4 (6.06%) Internet
4 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.52%) Wireless
5 1 (1.52%) SSL
5 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) MySQL
2 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 20 (30.30%) Ant
3 16 (24.24%) Subversion
3 16 (24.24%) JUnit
4 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
5 12 (18.18%) Selenium
6 10 (15.15%) Maven
7 9 (13.64%) Mockito
7 9 (13.64%) IntelliJ
8 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
9 6 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (9.09%) JIRA
10 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.52%) Log4j
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.12%) Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Publishing
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Electronics
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (74.24%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Architect
5 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.58%) UI Programmer
7 5 (7.58%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Python Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Python Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) Embedded C Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (71.21%) XML
2 42 (63.64%) CSS
3 40 (60.61%) HTML
4 33 (50.00%) REST
5 30 (45.45%) Web Services
6 24 (36.36%) jQuery
7 23 (34.85%) Ajax
8 22 (33.33%) HTML5
8 22 (33.33%) CSS3
9 21 (31.82%) SOAP
10 19 (28.79%) Spring
11 18 (27.27%) JSP
12 11 (16.67%) .NET
13 10 (15.15%) JDBC
13 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
13 10 (15.15%) Hibernate
13 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
14 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (12.12%) Apache Camel
16 7 (10.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) User Experience
2 5 (7.58%) Biology
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.03%) DTV
5 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.03%) Open Source
5 2 (3.03%) Social Media
5 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.03%) Life Science
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Linux
2 18 (27.27%) UNIX
3 7 (10.61%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 4 (6.06%) ThreadX
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
6 2 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.52%) HPUX
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) MVC
3 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
4 17 (25.76%) Scrum
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
5 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 11 (16.67%) BDD
6 11 (16.67%) OO
7 9 (13.64%) SOA
8 8 (12.12%) DevOps
9 7 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (10.61%) Bioinformatics
9 7 (10.61%) OOP
10 6 (9.09%) UML
10 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
10 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.06%) Content Management
11 4 (6.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) JavaScript
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 16 (24.24%) Python
5 9 (13.64%) C#
6 7 (10.61%) Ruby
7 5 (7.58%) C
8 4 (6.06%) Embedded C
8 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.06%) Lua
9 3 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (3.03%) C++
10 2 (3.03%) XPath
11 1 (1.52%) Golang
11 1 (1.52%) XQuery
11 1 (1.52%) Delphi
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
3 2 (3.03%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Talend
3 3 (4.55%) Twitter
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) ESRI
4 2 (3.03%) KANA
4 2 (3.03%) hybris
4 2 (3.03%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.52%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.52%) Sun