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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 76 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing JSON 18 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 1.11% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.16% 6.18% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 16
Average daily rate £350 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.07% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+41.93% +20.15%
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
292 259 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.04% 17.91% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 167 207
Average daily rate £375 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 2016.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 25 (69.44%) Web Services
2 24 (66.67%) XML
3 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 23 (63.89%) SOAP
4 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (58.33%) RESTful
6 20 (55.56%) Web Development
6 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
6 20 (55.56%) HTTP
7 19 (52.78%) Unit Testing
8 18 (50.00%) Linux
9 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (44.44%) CSS
10 16 (44.44%) HTML
10 16 (44.44%) Mac OS X
11 14 (38.89%) CSS3
11 14 (38.89%) HTML5
12 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
12 13 (36.11%) Software Testing
12 13 (36.11%) Java
13 12 (33.33%) PHP
13 12 (33.33%) Project Management
13 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (30.56%) Refactoring
14 11 (30.56%) jQuery
14 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
14 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
14 11 (30.56%) SDLC
15 10 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) nginx
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
3 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Drupal
4 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (5.56%) GIS
7 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.78%) HBase
7 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Cobertura
2 5 (13.89%) JBehave
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (5.56%) GIS Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Drupal Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.78%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) Web Services
2 24 (66.67%) XML
3 23 (63.89%) SOAP
4 21 (58.33%) RESTful
5 16 (44.44%) CSS
5 16 (44.44%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) CSS3
6 14 (38.89%) HTML5
7 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
8 11 (30.56%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) Java EE
10 6 (16.67%) RequireJS
11 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
11 5 (13.89%) JDBC
11 5 (13.89%) JPA
11 5 (13.89%) Spring
12 4 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (11.11%) Symfony
13 3 (8.33%) LAMP
13 3 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 20 (55.56%) Web Development
3 19 (52.78%) Unit Testing
4 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (36.11%) Software Testing
6 12 (33.33%) Project Management
6 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (30.56%) Refactoring
7 11 (30.56%) SDLC
8 10 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (25.00%) API Design
9 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (25.00%) Front End Development
9 9 (25.00%) Open Source
9 9 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (25.00%) System Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (19.44%) PHP 5
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Zend
4 2 (5.56%) Facebook
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat