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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 128 129 138
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing JSON 868 843 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.71% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 6.07% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 574 500
Average daily rate
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£403 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 10
Average hourly rate £55.75 £33.55 £25.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.16% +31.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.30 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.63 £59.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+79.83% +36.80%
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
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -27 455 £425 +3.03% 111
South East +20 156 £400 +21.21% 34
North West +5 71 £400 +3.22% 48
South West +19 47 £413 +29.41% 30
North East +7 40 £466 +55.16% 10
Yorkshire -8 39 £330 -2.22% 26
East of England -14 22 £350 -4.10% 12
West Midlands +8 21 £363 +25.00% 15
East Midlands -16 8 £360 +13.38% 11
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 909 (53.88%) Agile Software Development
2 773 (45.82%) HTML
3 749 (44.40%) JavaScript
4 733 (43.45%) Java
5 703 (41.67%) XML
6 665 (39.42%) CSS
7 555 (32.90%) REST
8 503 (29.82%) Web Services
9 495 (29.34%) TDD
10 462 (27.39%) HTML5
11 405 (24.01%) jQuery
12 383 (22.70%) Scrum
13 367 (21.75%) Git (software)
14 343 (20.33%) AngularJS
15 342 (20.27%) SQL
16 322 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
17 311 (18.44%) OO
18 307 (18.20%) .NET
18 307 (18.20%) MVC
19 299 (17.72%) Ajax
20 297 (17.61%) RESTful
21 292 (17.31%) C#
22 282 (16.72%) CSS3
23 263 (15.59%) Spring
24 262 (15.53%) SOAP
25 260 (15.41%) SQL Server
26 233 (13.81%) Android
27 227 (13.46%) Linux
28 225 (13.34%) Apple iOS
29 199 (11.80%) Jenkins

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 160 (9.48%) Node.js
2 117 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 103 (6.11%) Confluence
4 96 (5.69%) Apache
5 83 (4.92%) JBoss
6 72 (4.27%) WebLogic
7 70 (4.15%) CMS
8 54 (3.20%) WebSphere
9 28 (1.66%) Jetty
10 25 (1.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 24 (1.42%) IIS
12 23 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
13 22 (1.30%) Umbraco
14 20 (1.19%) Mule
15 17 (1.01%) Drupal
15 17 (1.01%) SharePoint
16 15 (0.89%) WildFly
17 13 (0.77%) Mule ESB
18 12 (0.71%) nginx
18 12 (0.71%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 46 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.53%) MS Office
5 6 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.18%) SPSS
8 1 (0.059%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.059%) MS Project
8 1 (0.059%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (1.36%) Magento
2 12 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.18%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.12%) Tridion
7 2 (0.12%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.059%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.059%) Summit
8 1 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.059%) Radian6
8 1 (0.059%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 113 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.43%) GitHub
3 28 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.60%) SaaS
5 18 (1.07%) Amazon S3
6 17 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 16 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.95%) Google Analytics
7 16 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
8 12 (0.71%) PaaS
9 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (0.41%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.36%) IaaS
14 5 (0.30%) Force.com
14 5 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.24%) Amazon Glacier
15 4 (0.24%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 128 (7.59%) HTTP
2 72 (4.27%) Internet
3 21 (1.24%) AMQP
3 21 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.07%) HTTPS
5 14 (0.83%) SSL
6 9 (0.53%) DNS
6 9 (0.53%) Firewall
7 7 (0.41%) Intranet
7 7 (0.41%) DMZ
7 7 (0.41%) WAN
7 7 (0.41%) FTP
7 7 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (0.30%) LDAP
8 5 (0.30%) VPN
8 5 (0.30%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.30%) SNMP
8 5 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.24%) RTSP
9 4 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 190 (11.26%) MongoDB
3 153 (9.07%) MySQL
4 147 (8.71%) NoSQL
5 125 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 87 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (3.50%) Big Data
8 52 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 44 (2.61%) Hadoop
9 44 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 43 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 39 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 32 (1.90%) Redis
13 31 (1.84%) DB2
14 28 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (1.07%) Data Mining
17 18 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (1.07%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 367 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 199 (11.80%) Jenkins
3 183 (10.85%) JIRA
4 162 (9.60%) Subversion
5 141 (8.36%) Maven
5 141 (8.36%) Selenium
6 139 (8.24%) JUnit
7 117 (6.94%) Cucumber
8 68 (4.03%) Eclipse
9 65 (3.85%) Grunt
10 58 (3.44%) Gradle
10 58 (3.44%) Xcode
10 58 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 52 (3.08%) Visual Studio
12 49 (2.90%) NUnit
13 48 (2.85%) Ant
14 46 (2.73%) Bower
15 34 (2.02%) gulp
15 34 (2.02%) Hudson
16 30 (1.78%) Mocha
General
1 185 (10.97%) Finance
2 88 (5.22%) Banking
3 62 (3.68%) Retail
4 35 (2.07%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.07%) Marketing
5 21 (1.24%) Games
6 19 (1.13%) Publishing
7 18 (1.07%) Front Office
7 18 (1.07%) Investment Banking
8 15 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.83%) Legal
10 11 (0.65%) Automotive
10 11 (0.65%) Electronics
10 11 (0.65%) Advertising
11 10 (0.59%) Law
12 9 (0.53%) Back Office
13 5 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.30%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.30%) iGaming
14 4 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1259 (74.63%) Developer
2 265 (15.71%) Java Developer
3 175 (10.37%) Architect
4 143 (8.48%) Senior Developer
5 124 (7.35%) iOS Developer
6 120 (7.11%) Android Developer
7 119 (7.05%) Front-End Developer
8 117 (6.94%) .NET Developer
9 104 (6.16%) Web Developer
10 82 (4.86%) Technical Architect
11 66 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
12 60 (3.56%) UI Developer
12 60 (3.56%) Mobile Developer
13 59 (3.50%) UI Programmer
14 55 (3.26%) Analyst
15 54 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
16 53 (3.14%) Software Engineer
17 50 (2.96%) PHP Developer
18 46 (2.73%) C# Developer
19 39 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 773 (45.82%) HTML
2 703 (41.67%) XML
3 665 (39.42%) CSS
4 555 (32.90%) REST
5 503 (29.82%) Web Services
6 462 (27.39%) HTML5
7 405 (24.01%) jQuery
8 343 (20.33%) AngularJS
9 307 (18.20%) .NET
10 299 (17.72%) Ajax
11 297 (17.61%) RESTful
12 282 (16.72%) CSS3
13 263 (15.59%) Spring
14 262 (15.53%) SOAP
15 161 (9.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 155 (9.19%) ASP.NET
17 148 (8.77%) Hibernate
18 139 (8.24%) .NET Framework
19 135 (8.00%) J2EE
20 96 (5.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 196 (11.62%) Mobile App
2 190 (11.26%) User Experience
3 65 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (3.79%) Social Media
5 61 (3.62%) iPhone
6 54 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.43%) iPad
8 24 (1.42%) Animation
9 22 (1.30%) W3C
10 20 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 19 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 15 (0.89%) N-Tier
15 13 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (0.77%) Blog
16 12 (0.71%) Video on Demand
16 12 (0.71%) Management Information System
17 11 (0.65%) DTV
17 11 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 233 (13.81%) Android
2 227 (13.46%) Linux
3 225 (13.34%) Apple iOS
4 100 (5.93%) Windows
5 82 (4.86%) UNIX
6 41 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (1.54%) CentOS
8 18 (1.07%) AIX
9 14 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.59%) Solaris
10 10 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.47%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.41%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.36%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.36%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.12%) webOS
17 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 909 (53.88%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (29.34%) TDD
3 383 (22.70%) Scrum
4 322 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
5 311 (18.44%) OO
6 307 (18.20%) MVC
7 186 (11.03%) BDD
8 183 (10.85%) Android Development
9 178 (10.55%) E-Commerce
10 173 (10.25%) iOS Development
11 167 (9.90%) Mobile Development
12 161 (9.54%) Software Engineering
13 157 (9.31%) Web Development
14 150 (8.89%) Open Source
15 149 (8.83%) Unit Testing
16 134 (7.94%) OOP
17 132 (7.82%) SOA
18 109 (6.46%) Responsive Web Design
19 105 (6.22%) Kanban
20 97 (5.75%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 749 (44.40%) JavaScript
2 733 (43.45%) Java
3 342 (20.27%) SQL
4 292 (17.31%) C#
5 150 (8.89%) PHP
6 142 (8.42%) Ruby
7 139 (8.24%) Python
8 137 (8.12%) Objective-C
9 116 (6.88%) Scala
10 46 (2.73%) Groovy
11 38 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 33 (1.96%) C
13 32 (1.90%) Shell Script
14 31 (1.84%) Perl
15 30 (1.78%) C++
16 29 (1.72%) PL/SQL
17 25 (1.48%) Apple Swift
18 18 (1.07%) XPath
19 16 (0.95%) VB
20 14 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 96 (5.69%) Security Cleared
2 86 (5.10%) Degree
3 51 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.36%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.30%) MCAD
7 5 (0.30%) MCSD
8 4 (0.24%) ISEB
8 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.18%) JNCIA
9 3 (0.18%) JNCIS
9 3 (0.18%) CCNP
9 3 (0.18%) CCNA
10 1 (0.059%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (0.12%) HL7
2 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.059%) WAI
3 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (2.90%) Docker
2 20 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.41%) Varnish
4 7 (0.41%) vCloud
4 7 (0.41%) Squid
5 3 (0.18%) NFS
5 3 (0.18%) HDFS
6 2 (0.12%) Firmware
6 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 98 (5.81%) Puppet
2 47 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.42%) Vagrant
4 15 (0.89%) Ansible
5 12 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.65%) Salt
7 8 (0.47%) Kibana
7 8 (0.47%) logstash
7 8 (0.47%) yum
7 8 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.47%) Nagios
8 7 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.41%) Rundeck
9 6 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.18%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.18%) Jitterbit
11 2 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.12%) OVSD
11 2 (0.12%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 195 (11.56%) Oracle
2 91 (5.39%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.15%) Google
4 50 (2.96%) Red Hat
5 46 (2.73%) Adobe
6 35 (2.07%) IBM
7 34 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 28 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 28 (1.66%) SAP
9 26 (1.54%) Facebook
10 22 (1.30%) TIBCO
10 22 (1.30%) Apple
11 21 (1.24%) Splunk
11 21 (1.24%) Telerik
12 16 (0.95%) Twitter
13 15 (0.89%) VMware
14 13 (0.77%) Talend
15 12 (0.71%) Informatica
15 12 (0.71%) webMethods
16 11 (0.65%) Sybase
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 3 month rolling contracts- Long term project
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £500 - £600 DOE.
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Rate: £350 per day £350 Per day Upwards
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Vertical IT
Rate: Competitive Rates!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Salt
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago