The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 89 134 140
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +6
Contract jobs citing JSON 1267 905 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.58% 1.72% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 5.96% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 651 536
Median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £31.51 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £35.96 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -6.63%
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
15262 15191 14306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.04% 28.79% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10627 10574 9416
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 277 167
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £17.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 September 2016.

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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 536 £469 +4.80% 130
South East +55 241 £413 +8.55% 35
Yorkshire +81 102 £400 +9.96% 14
North West +4 95 £425 +6.25% 36
South West +60 89 £373 -6.87% 20
West Midlands +9 72 £475 +46.15% 10
East Midlands +29 50 £420 +29.23% 15
East of England +22 43 £300 -14.28% 17
North East -30 39 £350 -30.00% 6
Midlands -3 2 £413 -17.50%
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for JSON.

1 1342 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1140 (49.05%) Java
3 1104 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 1067 (45.91%) HTML
5 982 (42.25%) XML
6 957 (41.18%) REST
7 920 (39.59%) CSS
8 715 (30.77%) HTML5
9 637 (27.41%) Web Services
10 636 (27.37%) Git (software)
11 616 (26.51%) Scrum
12 575 (24.74%) Spring
13 571 (24.57%) TDD
14 569 (24.48%) AngularJS
15 562 (24.18%) Linux
16 555 (23.88%) SQL
17 539 (23.19%) RESTful
18 528 (22.72%) Continuous Integration
19 501 (21.56%) CSS3
20 493 (21.21%) Jenkins
21 484 (20.83%) SOAP
22 479 (20.61%) jQuery
23 399 (17.17%) Ajax
24 367 (15.79%) MVC
25 362 (15.58%) Open Source
26 350 (15.06%) C#
27 348 (14.97%) Web Development
28 347 (14.93%) Python
29 333 (14.33%) HTTP
29 333 (14.33%) JUnit

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 240 (10.33%) Tomcat
2 180 (7.75%) JBoss
3 145 (6.24%) Apache
4 120 (5.16%) Confluence
5 109 (4.69%) WebLogic
6 94 (4.04%) WebSphere
7 75 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
8 71 (3.06%) CMS
9 55 (2.37%) SharePoint
10 48 (2.07%) IIS
11 47 (2.02%) Mule
12 42 (1.81%) nginx
13 38 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
14 36 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
15 30 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
16 29 (1.25%) Apache Spark
17 28 (1.20%) Apache Solr
17 28 (1.20%) Jetty
18 25 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 24 (1.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 45 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.69%) MS Office
4 12 (0.52%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.34%) PaintShop Pro
7 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.17%) GIMP
8 4 (0.17%) MS Project
9 3 (0.13%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.043%) InDesign
10 1 (0.043%) Mingle
10 1 (0.043%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.86%) Magento
3 19 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.22%) Fredhopper
6 5 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.086%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.043%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.043%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.043%) SAP hybris
9 1 (0.043%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 276 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 119 (5.12%) GitHub
4 81 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (2.50%) PaaS
6 35 (1.51%) IaaS
7 31 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
8 29 (1.25%) Amazon S3
9 25 (1.08%) SaaS
10 23 (0.99%) Google Play
11 21 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
13 18 (0.77%) CloudBees
13 18 (0.77%) OpenShift
14 16 (0.69%) Google App Engine
15 8 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.34%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.34%) iTunes
16 7 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
16 7 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 333 (14.33%) HTTP
2 68 (2.93%) Internet
3 45 (1.94%) SSL
4 33 (1.42%) AMQP
5 31 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 30 (1.29%) MQTT
7 29 (1.25%) LDAP
7 29 (1.25%) RTSP
8 28 (1.20%) HTTPS
9 25 (1.08%) Firewall
10 21 (0.90%) Network Security
11 17 (0.73%) Intranet
12 13 (0.56%) DVB
13 12 (0.52%) DNS
14 8 (0.34%) X.509
15 7 (0.30%) FTP
16 5 (0.22%) DMZ
16 5 (0.22%) VPN
17 4 (0.17%) Extranet
17 4 (0.17%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (13.73%) MongoDB
2 274 (11.79%) NoSQL
3 264 (11.36%) MySQL
4 263 (11.32%) SQL Server
5 186 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 135 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
7 85 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 77 (3.31%) Big Data
9 73 (3.14%) Hadoop
10 58 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 53 (2.28%) DB2
12 51 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 38 (1.64%) Couchbase
14 35 (1.51%) Apache Hive
15 28 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (1.20%) Neo4j
16 27 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (0.86%) Impala
17 20 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 636 (27.37%) Git (software)
2 493 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 333 (14.33%) JUnit
4 301 (12.95%) JIRA
5 295 (12.69%) Subversion
6 256 (11.02%) Maven
7 248 (10.67%) Cucumber
8 209 (8.99%) Selenium
9 119 (5.12%) Eclipse
10 114 (4.91%) Mockito
11 111 (4.78%) Visual Studio
12 87 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 80 (3.44%) TeamCity
14 78 (3.36%) Ant
15 70 (3.01%) gulp
16 68 (2.93%) Gradle
17 66 (2.84%) IntelliJ
18 63 (2.71%) Grunt
18 63 (2.71%) WebDriver
19 55 (2.37%) JMeter
General
1 214 (9.21%) Finance
2 135 (5.81%) Banking
3 75 (3.23%) Marketing
4 66 (2.84%) Publishing
5 53 (2.28%) Retail
6 39 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.16%) Electronics
9 25 (1.08%) Games
10 18 (0.77%) Law
11 14 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.56%) Legal
13 9 (0.39%) Local Government
14 6 (0.26%) Automotive
15 5 (0.22%) Front Office
16 4 (0.17%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.17%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.13%) Back Office
17 3 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1661 (71.47%) Developer
2 582 (25.04%) Java Developer
3 226 (9.72%) Architect
4 223 (9.60%) Senior Developer
5 203 (8.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 200 (8.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 136 (5.85%) .NET Developer
7 136 (5.85%) Agile Developer
8 114 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 110 (4.73%) HTML Developer
10 109 (4.69%) Web Developer
11 94 (4.04%) Android Developer
12 92 (3.96%) C# Developer
13 88 (3.79%) Software Engineer
14 78 (3.36%) HTML CSS Developer
15 77 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
15 77 (3.31%) Scala Developer
16 76 (3.27%) PHP Developer
16 76 (3.27%) Technical Architect
17 73 (3.14%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1067 (45.91%) HTML
2 982 (42.25%) XML
3 957 (41.18%) REST
4 920 (39.59%) CSS
5 715 (30.77%) HTML5
6 637 (27.41%) Web Services
7 575 (24.74%) Spring
8 569 (24.48%) AngularJS
9 539 (23.19%) RESTful
10 501 (21.56%) CSS3
11 484 (20.83%) SOAP
12 479 (20.61%) jQuery
13 399 (17.17%) Ajax
14 315 (13.55%) .NET
15 266 (11.45%) Node.js
16 258 (11.10%) J2EE
17 197 (8.48%) Play Framework
18 179 (7.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 165 (7.10%) ASP.NET
20 164 (7.06%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 182 (7.83%) User Experience
2 132 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 92 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 43 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (1.64%) Video on Demand
7 37 (1.59%) iPhone
8 35 (1.51%) Data Structures
8 35 (1.51%) Private Cloud
9 31 (1.33%) iPad
10 30 (1.29%) Semantic Web
11 28 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 28 (1.20%) Social Media
12 26 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 24 (1.03%) Digital Media
14 23 (0.99%) Management Information System
15 22 (0.95%) Blackberry
15 22 (0.95%) NHS
16 20 (0.86%) DataPower
16 20 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 562 (24.18%) Linux
2 289 (12.44%) Unix
3 204 (8.78%) Android
4 185 (7.96%) Apple iOS
5 172 (7.40%) Windows
6 84 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (1.12%) Windows Phone
8 25 (1.08%) AIX
9 18 (0.77%) Windows Server
10 17 (0.73%) CentOS
10 17 (0.73%) webOS
10 17 (0.73%) Windows Phone 7
11 14 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.30%) Solaris
13 7 (0.30%) VxWorks
14 6 (0.26%) HPUX
14 6 (0.26%) VMS
14 6 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.22%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1342 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 616 (26.51%) Scrum
3 571 (24.57%) TDD
4 528 (22.72%) Continuous Integration
5 367 (15.79%) MVC
6 362 (15.58%) Open Source
7 348 (14.97%) Web Development
8 311 (13.38%) BDD
9 304 (13.08%) OO
10 271 (11.66%) DevOps
11 235 (10.11%) Microservices
12 226 (9.72%) Front End Development
13 220 (9.47%) Kanban
14 215 (9.25%) SOA
15 208 (8.95%) Software Engineering
16 194 (8.35%) Automated Testing
17 176 (7.57%) Configuration Management
17 176 (7.57%) Unit Testing
18 166 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
19 163 (7.01%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1140 (49.05%) Java
2 1104 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 555 (23.88%) SQL
4 350 (15.06%) C#
5 347 (14.93%) Python
6 286 (12.31%) Scala
7 264 (11.36%) Ruby
8 192 (8.26%) PHP
9 116 (4.99%) C
10 111 (4.78%) Shell Script
11 85 (3.66%) C++
12 80 (3.44%) Objective-C
12 80 (3.44%) T-SQL
13 71 (3.06%) Perl
14 55 (2.37%) Bash Shell
15 51 (2.19%) PL/SQL
16 48 (2.07%) XPath
17 42 (1.81%) Groovy
18 40 (1.72%) Apple Swift
18 40 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 138 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 120 (5.16%) Degree
3 61 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 42 (1.81%) DV Cleared
5 25 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (0.47%) CCNP
6 11 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.17%) RHCE
9 2 (0.086%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.086%) CISSP
9 2 (0.086%) IBM Certification
9 2 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.086%) MCAD
9 2 (0.086%) MCSD
9 2 (0.086%) MCTS
9 2 (0.086%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.043%) ISEB
10 1 (0.043%) MCITP
10 1 (0.043%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.82%) QA
2 26 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.52%) SDET
5 9 (0.39%) WCAG
6 8 (0.34%) FATCA
7 1 (0.043%) HL7
7 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.043%) SEPA
System Software
1 150 (6.45%) Docker
2 33 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.56%) Apache Flume
5 12 (0.52%) HDFS
6 9 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.26%) LXC
9 5 (0.22%) KVM
9 5 (0.22%) Shibboleth
9 5 (0.22%) vCloud
9 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.043%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.043%) Firmware
11 1 (0.043%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.043%) Varnish
11 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 131 (5.64%) Puppet
2 62 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (2.58%) Ansible
4 23 (0.99%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.65%) Tivoli
7 13 (0.56%) Grafana
7 13 (0.56%) OpenAM
8 10 (0.43%) BladeLogic
8 10 (0.43%) yum
9 9 (0.39%) Rsyslog
10 8 (0.34%) Packer
11 7 (0.30%) Kibana
11 7 (0.30%) SCCM
12 6 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (0.22%) Casper Suite
13 5 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.17%) Control-M
14 4 (0.17%) Nagios
14 4 (0.17%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 312 (13.43%) Oracle
2 165 (7.10%) Google
3 150 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 139 (5.98%) IBM
5 61 (2.62%) MuleSoft
6 59 (2.54%) Adobe
6 59 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 53 (2.28%) SAP
8 44 (1.89%) VMware
9 38 (1.64%) Apple
10 34 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 31 (1.33%) Sybase
12 29 (1.25%) Facebook
13 28 (1.20%) Twitter
14 26 (1.12%) Splunk
15 25 (1.08%) webMethods
16 23 (0.99%) Perforce
17 22 (0.95%) hybris
18 21 (0.90%) ServiceNow
19 19 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
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