The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 55 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing JSON 17 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.01% 1.27% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.20% 4.97% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 11
Median daily rate £363 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £387 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +46.66%

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
274 362 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.43% 25.56% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 196 159
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.17 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JSON as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JSON.

1 19 (79.17%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) REST
3 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) Java
5 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
6 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (45.83%) HTML5
8 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 10 (41.67%) SOAP
8 10 (41.67%) Scrum
9 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (37.50%) Linux
9 9 (37.50%) MySQL
9 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
10 8 (33.33%) WebDriver
10 8 (33.33%) SoapUI
10 8 (33.33%) Selenium
10 8 (33.33%) XML
10 8 (33.33%) Python
10 8 (33.33%) Subversion
10 8 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (29.17%) CA Agile Central
11 7 (29.17%) MVC
11 7 (29.17%) Bugzilla
11 7 (29.17%) CSS
11 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
12 6 (25.00%) Requirements Management
12 6 (25.00%) Linux Command Line

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) JBoss
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
1 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (33.33%) Selenium
3 8 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 8 (33.33%) Subversion
3 8 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 7 (29.17%) Bugzilla
5 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
5 5 (20.83%) Maven
6 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 3 (12.50%) JIRA
7 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) GitLab
7 1 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) REST
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) SOAP
6 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 8 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 5 (20.83%) Apache Camel
9 5 (20.83%) Drools
9 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.83%) Java EE
9 5 (20.83%) jBPM
9 5 (20.83%) JMS
9 5 (20.83%) JPA
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) XSD
9 5 (20.83%) XSLT
10 3 (12.50%) LESS
10 3 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Animation
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Debian
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 8 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 6 (25.00%) Requirements Management
7 5 (20.83%) Coaching
7 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
7 5 (20.83%) SOA
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 5 (20.83%) Web Development
8 4 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 2 (8.33%) Information Security
9 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
9 2 (8.33%) Microservices
9 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Apple