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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 73 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing JSON 11 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.93% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 3.61% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £363 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +34.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £6.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+483.33% -68.45%
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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
358 305 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.38% 25.67% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 157 76
Average daily rate £355 £325 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 35 (66.04%) XML
2 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
3 31 (58.49%) HTML
3 31 (58.49%) CSS
4 30 (56.60%) Web Services
4 30 (56.60%) HTML5
5 26 (49.06%) RESTful
6 24 (45.28%) SOAP
7 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.74%) CSS3
8 19 (35.85%) .NET
9 17 (32.08%) Subversion
10 16 (30.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (30.19%) Java
10 16 (30.19%) HTTP
11 14 (26.42%) Mac OS X
11 14 (26.42%) Linux
11 14 (26.42%) User Experience
12 13 (24.53%) SharePoint
12 13 (24.53%) SQL
13 12 (22.64%) MVC
13 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
13 12 (22.64%) Web Development
13 12 (22.64%) jQuery
14 11 (20.75%) Open Source
14 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
15 10 (18.87%) IIS
15 10 (18.87%) Project Management
15 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
15 10 (18.87%) Lync

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 13 (24.53%) SharePoint
2 10 (18.87%) IIS
2 10 (18.87%) Lync
2 10 (18.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (11.32%) Apache
4 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.55%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Subversion
2 8 (15.09%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.77%) Hudson
4 2 (3.77%) QUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.89%) Trac
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Web Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Lead Developer
3 10 (18.87%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.55%) UI Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) XML
2 31 (58.49%) HTML
2 31 (58.49%) CSS
3 30 (56.60%) Web Services
3 30 (56.60%) HTML5
4 26 (49.06%) RESTful
5 24 (45.28%) SOAP
6 20 (37.74%) CSS3
7 19 (35.85%) .NET
8 12 (22.64%) jQuery
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
10 10 (18.87%) Ajax
10 10 (18.87%) Backbone.js
11 7 (13.21%) REST
11 7 (13.21%) DOM
12 6 (11.32%) JSP
12 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (7.55%) Flask
13 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
14 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) User Experience
2 11 (20.75%) Open Source
3 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.66%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.89%) Informatics
5 1 (1.89%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
1 14 (26.42%) Mac OS X
2 5 (9.43%) Android
2 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
3 12 (22.64%) Web Development
3 12 (22.64%) MVC
4 10 (18.87%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
5 9 (16.98%) Coaching
5 9 (16.98%) Dependency Management
5 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.21%) Refactoring
6 7 (13.21%) Web Accessibility
6 7 (13.21%) Web Design
7 6 (11.32%) Release Management
8 5 (9.43%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.43%) Android Development
9 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.19%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.32%) C#
6 4 (7.55%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) VB6
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Twitter
3 3 (5.66%) Google
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