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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 65 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing JSON 16 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 2.51% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.32% 9.14% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
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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
253 350 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.13% 27.43% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 205 86
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (75.00%) RESTful
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) XML
3 18 (50.00%) Web Services
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) Cucumber
7 12 (33.33%) BDD
7 12 (33.33%) PHP
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) CSS
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
9 10 (27.78%) Open Source
9 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (27.78%) SOAP
9 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
10 9 (25.00%) Ant
10 9 (25.00%) Linux
10 9 (25.00%) Mac OS X
10 9 (25.00%) Finance
10 9 (25.00%) Selenium
10 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.00%) Maven
10 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.22%) PHP5
11 8 (22.22%) WordPress
11 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.22%) WordPress
2 8 (22.22%) nginx
2 8 (22.22%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Cucumber
2 9 (25.00%) Ant
2 9 (25.00%) Selenium
2 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) Maven
2 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) Mercurial
3 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
3 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
3 5 (13.89%) Gradle
3 5 (13.89%) Hudson
4 4 (11.11%) FitNesse
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) SonarQube
6 2 (5.56%) Xcode
7 1 (2.78%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (2.78%) PhpStorm
7 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) RESTful
2 21 (58.33%) XML
3 18 (50.00%) Web Services
4 12 (33.33%) HTML
5 11 (30.56%) CSS
6 10 (27.78%) SOAP
7 8 (22.22%) JSP
8 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 5 (13.89%) .NET
9 4 (11.11%) XML Schema
9 4 (11.11%) HTML5
10 2 (5.56%) REST
10 2 (5.56%) CSS3
10 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.56%) J2EE
10 2 (5.56%) Classic ASP
10 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.56%) XSLT
10 2 (5.56%) J2SE
10 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Open Source
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Health Informatics
4 2 (5.56%) Informatics
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
1 9 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.67%) Android
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) BDD
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (16.67%) User Stories
7 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.89%) DevOps
8 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.11%) Android Development
9 4 (11.11%) SOA
9 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Web Development
10 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) PHP
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) PHP5
6 6 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (11.11%) XPath
8 2 (5.56%) VBScript
8 2 (5.56%) VB
8 2 (5.56%) VB6
9 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Apple
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