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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 84 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Contract jobs citing JSON 9 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 2.04% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.98% 7.79% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £390 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £350 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £472 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.32 £35.00 £25.58
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +36.82%
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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
302 308 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.97% 26.19% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 181 86
Average daily rate £360 £390 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) RESTful
2 18 (66.67%) Web Services
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) XML
5 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
6 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
7 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (29.63%) jQuery
8 8 (29.63%) JSP
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) MVC
9 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 7 (25.93%) SOAP
9 7 (25.93%) JBoss
9 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
9 7 (25.93%) Spring
9 7 (25.93%) Refactoring
9 7 (25.93%) HTML5
9 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
9 7 (25.93%) CSS3
9 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
10 6 (22.22%) DevOps
10 6 (22.22%) BDD
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (22.22%) HTTP
10 6 (22.22%) Linux

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) JBoss
3 4 (14.81%) WordPress
4 3 (11.11%) nginx
4 3 (11.11%) Node.js
4 3 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) Ant
4 3 (11.11%) Hudson
4 3 (11.11%) Gradle
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 3 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
6 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) RESTful
2 18 (66.67%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) XML
5 8 (29.63%) JSP
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) CSS3
6 7 (25.93%) SOAP
6 7 (25.93%) Spring
7 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 5 (18.52%) Ajax
9 3 (11.11%) J2SE
9 3 (11.11%) J2EE
10 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
10 2 (7.41%) WCF
10 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
11 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 7 (25.93%) Refactoring
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) BDD
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) ATDD
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA