The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 145 146 173
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Contract jobs citing JSON 789 720 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.56% 1.43% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 5.25% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 499 366
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Average hourly rate £19.72 £32.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.33% -22.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £21.79 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £40.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
JSON
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in England

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSON across the England region.

JSON Daily Rate Trend in England

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in England

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the England region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in England

JSON
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JSON Hourly Rate Histogram in England

JSON
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 429 £400 -2.73% 140
South East -9 100 £330 +1.53% 55
North West +18 88 £350 -12.50% 44
South West +17 40 £398 +17.77% 25
East Midlands +28 34 £420 +8.38% 12
Yorkshire -9 33 £300 -7.69% 29
West Midlands +5 32 £325 - 18
East of England +4 26 £310 -11.42% 17
North East -6 4 £275 -
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 729 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (48.86%) JavaScript
3 698 (46.85%) HTML
4 662 (44.43%) XML
5 658 (44.16%) Java
6 628 (42.15%) CSS
7 518 (34.77%) Web Services
8 506 (33.96%) REST
9 428 (28.72%) TDD
10 396 (26.58%) jQuery
11 363 (24.36%) HTML5
12 326 (21.88%) OO
13 321 (21.54%) Scrum
14 312 (20.94%) Ajax
15 297 (19.93%) .NET
15 297 (19.93%) Git (software)
16 286 (19.19%) SQL
17 283 (18.99%) MVC
18 280 (18.79%) C#
19 279 (18.72%) RESTful
20 263 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
21 260 (17.45%) CSS3
22 243 (16.31%) AngularJS
23 231 (15.50%) Linux
24 221 (14.83%) Spring
25 220 (14.77%) SQL Server
26 210 (14.09%) SOAP
27 196 (13.15%) Oracle
28 188 (12.62%) Apple iOS
29 186 (12.48%) Subversion

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 102 (6.85%) Node.js
1 102 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 95 (6.38%) Apache
3 72 (4.83%) WebLogic
4 63 (4.23%) CMS
5 62 (4.16%) WebSphere
6 44 (2.95%) JBoss
6 44 (2.95%) Confluence
7 31 (2.08%) IIS
8 22 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 21 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 18 (1.21%) MQSeries
12 16 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 12 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (0.81%) Drupal
14 11 (0.74%) WordPress
14 11 (0.74%) Jetty
14 11 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 11 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 58 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 33 (2.21%) MS Office
4 26 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.20%) SPSS
8 2 (0.13%) MS Project
9 1 (0.067%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.60%) Magento
4 8 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.34%) Tridion
5 5 (0.34%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.27%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.20%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.20%) Summit
8 1 (0.067%) Radian6
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.067%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 93 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.68%) GitHub
3 28 (1.88%) Amazon S3
4 27 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.48%) SaaS
6 21 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
8 13 (0.87%) PaaS
9 12 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.40%) Office 365
12 5 (0.34%) IaaS
13 4 (0.27%) Force.com
14 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.20%) Heroku
15 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.13%) Veeva
16 1 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 120 (8.05%) HTTP
2 97 (6.51%) Internet
3 33 (2.21%) Firewall
4 28 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.61%) HTTPS
6 17 (1.14%) AMQP
7 15 (1.01%) DNS
8 14 (0.94%) VPN
8 14 (0.94%) SSL
9 13 (0.87%) DMZ
9 13 (0.87%) FTP
10 10 (0.67%) SAN
11 7 (0.47%) WAN
12 6 (0.40%) RTSP
12 6 (0.40%) LDAP
12 6 (0.40%) CTI
13 5 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.34%) SMTP
13 5 (0.34%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.13%) MongoDB
3 114 (7.65%) MySQL
4 110 (7.38%) NoSQL
5 92 (6.17%) Relational Database
6 84 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 47 (3.15%) RDBMS
9 39 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (2.48%) Big Data
11 29 (1.95%) DB2
12 28 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.81%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (1.07%) Redis
17 15 (1.01%) SQLite
18 14 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (0.74%) HBase
Development Applications
1 297 (19.93%) Git (software)
2 186 (12.48%) Subversion
3 173 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 156 (10.47%) Cucumber
5 139 (9.33%) JUnit
6 133 (8.93%) Maven
7 125 (8.39%) JIRA
8 116 (7.79%) Selenium
9 85 (5.70%) Eclipse
10 73 (4.90%) Visual Studio
11 72 (4.83%) Ant
12 55 (3.69%) Grunt
13 52 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
14 47 (3.15%) Gradle
15 46 (3.09%) Xcode
15 46 (3.09%) Mockito
16 37 (2.48%) Hudson
17 35 (2.35%) NUnit
18 34 (2.28%) QUnit
19 32 (2.15%) Jasmine
General
1 155 (10.40%) Finance
2 75 (5.03%) Banking
3 41 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.35%) Retail
5 31 (2.08%) Marketing
6 28 (1.88%) Publishing
7 20 (1.34%) Games
8 18 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 14 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.74%) Advertising
11 9 (0.60%) Back Office
12 8 (0.54%) Law
12 8 (0.54%) Electronics
13 6 (0.40%) Legal
13 6 (0.40%) Front Office
14 5 (0.34%) iGaming
14 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.27%) Local Government
15 4 (0.27%) French Language
15 4 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1109 (74.43%) Developer
2 213 (14.30%) Java Developer
3 116 (7.79%) Senior Developer
3 116 (7.79%) iOS Developer
4 110 (7.38%) Android Developer
5 108 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 106 (7.11%) Architect
7 103 (6.91%) Front-End Developer
8 84 (5.64%) Web Developer
9 78 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
10 57 (3.83%) Software Engineer
11 49 (3.29%) UI Programmer
11 49 (3.29%) UI Developer
12 45 (3.02%) PHP Developer
13 40 (2.68%) Technical Architect
14 39 (2.62%) Analyst
15 34 (2.28%) Mobile Developer
16 33 (2.21%) C# Developer
17 32 (2.15%) Senior Java Developer
17 32 (2.15%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 698 (46.85%) HTML
2 662 (44.43%) XML
3 628 (42.15%) CSS
4 518 (34.77%) Web Services
5 506 (33.96%) REST
6 396 (26.58%) jQuery
7 363 (24.36%) HTML5
8 312 (20.94%) Ajax
9 297 (19.93%) .NET
10 279 (18.72%) RESTful
11 260 (17.45%) CSS3
12 243 (16.31%) AngularJS
13 221 (14.83%) Spring
14 210 (14.09%) SOAP
15 157 (10.54%) ASP.NET
16 135 (9.06%) Hibernate
17 133 (8.93%) .NET Framework
18 99 (6.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 92 (6.17%) J2EE
20 87 (5.84%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 161 (10.81%) User Experience
2 109 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 91 (6.11%) Open Source
4 84 (5.64%) Computer Science
5 61 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (3.22%) Social Media
7 47 (3.15%) iPhone
8 30 (2.01%) iPad
9 26 (1.74%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.41%) Animation
11 19 (1.28%) Digital Media
11 19 (1.28%) Wiki
11 19 (1.28%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.01%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.01%) PKI
13 14 (0.94%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.94%) New Media
14 13 (0.87%) W3C
15 12 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 231 (15.50%) Linux
2 188 (12.62%) Apple iOS
3 180 (12.08%) Android
4 113 (7.58%) Windows
5 63 (4.23%) UNIX
6 28 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.48%) CentOS
8 12 (0.81%) AIX
9 11 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.74%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.40%) VMS
12 6 (0.40%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.40%) Solaris
12 6 (0.40%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.34%) ThreadX
14 4 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
2 428 (28.72%) TDD
3 326 (21.88%) OO
4 321 (21.54%) Scrum
5 283 (18.99%) MVC
6 263 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 179 (12.01%) BDD
8 166 (11.14%) Software Engineering
9 156 (10.47%) Unit Testing
10 153 (10.27%) OOP
11 149 (10.00%) iOS Development
12 141 (9.46%) Android Development
13 132 (8.86%) Web Development
14 123 (8.26%) E-Commerce
15 115 (7.72%) SOA
16 109 (7.32%) Mobile Development
17 101 (6.78%) Kanban
18 81 (5.44%) Responsive Web Design
19 75 (5.03%) User Stories
20 62 (4.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 728 (48.86%) JavaScript
2 658 (44.16%) Java
3 286 (19.19%) SQL
4 280 (18.79%) C#
5 160 (10.74%) Ruby
6 141 (9.46%) Python
7 120 (8.05%) PHP
8 98 (6.58%) Objective-C
9 74 (4.97%) Scala
10 43 (2.89%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.68%) Groovy
12 38 (2.55%) C
13 36 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 35 (2.35%) C++
15 32 (2.15%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.41%) Perl
17 19 (1.28%) Apple Swift
18 17 (1.14%) Bash Shell
18 17 (1.14%) PHP5
18 17 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 111 (7.45%) Degree
2 61 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.34%) MCAD
6 5 (0.34%) MCSD
7 4 (0.27%) ISEB
8 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.20%) CCNP
8 3 (0.20%) CCNA
8 3 (0.20%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.20%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.067%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.067%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (8.26%) QA
2 3 (0.20%) WCAG
2 3 (0.20%) HL7
2 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.13%) COBIT
4 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.067%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 34 (2.28%) Docker
2 7 (0.47%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.27%) Firmware
5 4 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.27%) HDFS
6 3 (0.20%) vCloud
6 3 (0.20%) NFS
7 2 (0.13%) XenApp
7 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.067%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 55 (3.69%) Puppet
2 29 (1.95%) Vagrant
3 28 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.21%) Ansible
5 13 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.74%) yum
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.40%) OpenIDM
8 4 (0.27%) Salt
9 3 (0.20%) Jitterbit
9 3 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.13%) Control-M
10 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.067%) Kibana
11 1 (0.067%) logstash
11 1 (0.067%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.067%) Nagios
11 1 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 196 (13.15%) Oracle
2 117 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 73 (4.90%) Google
4 46 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
5 44 (2.95%) Red Hat
6 35 (2.35%) SAP
7 34 (2.28%) Adobe
8 33 (2.21%) IBM
9 23 (1.54%) Facebook
9 23 (1.54%) Apple
10 22 (1.48%) Atlassian
11 20 (1.34%) Talend
12 18 (1.21%) Telerik
13 16 (1.07%) Cisco
14 15 (1.01%) Twitter
15 12 (0.81%) Sitecore
16 10 (0.67%) Splunk
17 9 (0.60%) Sencha
18 8 (0.54%) VMware
18 8 (0.54%) Software AG
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