The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 74 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing JSON 13 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.92% 1.45% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 7.28% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 9
Average daily rate £375 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £341 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +8.69%
JSON
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 261 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.26% 19.89% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 146 142
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 £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 22 (70.97%) Web Services
3 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) RESTful
4 20 (64.52%) XML
5 18 (58.06%) CSS
5 18 (58.06%) HTML
6 17 (54.84%) SOAP
7 16 (51.61%) Linux
7 16 (51.61%) HTML5
7 16 (51.61%) CSS3
8 15 (48.39%) Waterfall
8 15 (48.39%) Web Development
8 15 (48.39%) HTTP
8 15 (48.39%) AngularJS
9 14 (45.16%) Unit Testing
10 13 (41.94%) jQuery
10 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (41.94%) Mac OS X
11 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
12 11 (35.48%) Project Management
12 11 (35.48%) PHP
12 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
13 10 (32.26%) Refactoring
13 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (32.26%) SDLC
14 9 (29.03%) API Design
14 9 (29.03%) User Experience
14 9 (29.03%) Apache
14 9 (29.03%) Open Source

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 7 (22.58%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Drupal
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.45%) GIS
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) HBase
5 1 (3.23%) Informix
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.23%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) PHP Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.45%) GIS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) Web Services
2 21 (67.74%) RESTful
3 20 (64.52%) XML
4 18 (58.06%) CSS
4 18 (58.06%) HTML
5 17 (54.84%) SOAP
6 16 (51.61%) CSS3
6 16 (51.61%) HTML5
7 15 (48.39%) AngularJS
8 13 (41.94%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) RequireJS
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.90%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (12.90%) Symfony
11 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
11 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
11 3 (9.68%) LAMP
11 3 (9.68%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) User Experience
2 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) VLE
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.45%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Waterfall
2 15 (48.39%) Web Development
3 14 (45.16%) Unit Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) Project Management
6 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
7 10 (32.26%) Refactoring
7 10 (32.26%) SDLC
7 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (29.03%) API Design
8 9 (29.03%) Open Source
9 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (25.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (25.81%) System Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) PHP
3 6 (19.35%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) PHP 5
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Zend
2 2 (6.45%) Facebook
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
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