The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 126 136 230
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +94
Contract jobs citing JSON 830 746 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.61% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 5.62% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 503 293
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.44% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 12
Average hourly rate £33.55 £25.58 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.15% -36.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £22.66 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+36.80% -29.18%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13544 13263 13925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.54% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8869 8608 8647
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 279 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JSON
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +19 559 £415 +3.75% 142
South East +38 111 £325 - 40
North West -14 35 £388 +20.15% 19
East of England -24 33 £363 +59.34% 8
Yorkshire +13 26 £338 +38.46% 27
East Midlands +19 23 £268 +12.63% 11
South West -28 19 £313 +8.69% 26
West Midlands -15 15 £283 -9.60% 10
North East -17 5 £250 - 6
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 916 (58.72%) XML
2 835 (53.53%) JavaScript
3 778 (49.87%) HTML
4 697 (44.68%) CSS
5 564 (36.15%) Java
6 550 (35.26%) Web Services
7 481 (30.83%) jQuery
8 455 (29.17%) SQL
9 438 (28.08%) REST
10 427 (27.37%) HTML5
11 403 (25.83%) TDD
12 399 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
13 390 (25.00%) Ajax
14 333 (21.35%) Scrum
15 325 (20.83%) MVC
16 321 (20.58%) .NET
17 310 (19.87%) C#
18 300 (19.23%) Git (software)
19 298 (19.10%) CSS3
20 279 (17.88%) RESTful
21 266 (17.05%) PHP
22 249 (15.96%) Linux
23 237 (15.19%) SQL Server
23 237 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
24 230 (14.74%) OO
25 228 (14.62%) Spring
26 221 (14.17%) MySQL
27 207 (13.27%) ASP.NET
28 205 (13.14%) BDD
29 199 (12.76%) SOAP

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 98 (6.28%) Node.js
2 86 (5.51%) Apache
3 84 (5.38%) CMS
4 51 (3.27%) Tomcat
5 50 (3.21%) IIS
6 40 (2.56%) WordPress
7 27 (1.73%) Umbraco
8 26 (1.67%) Confluence
9 23 (1.47%) Drupal
10 22 (1.41%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 15 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 15 (0.96%) WebSphere
13 13 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.77%) Jetty
15 11 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
16 10 (0.64%) Apache Pig
17 8 (0.51%) Mule
17 8 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 44 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 43 (2.76%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.77%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.58%) MS Office
6 8 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.32%) Doxygen
9 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.064%) Blender
12 1 (0.064%) SPSS
12 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 30 (1.92%) Magento
2 17 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.13%) Tridion
6 1 (0.064%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.064%) Summit
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.064%) Cordys
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.71%) SaaS
3 11 (0.71%) PaaS
3 11 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.58%) Amazon S3
4 9 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (0.32%) GitHub
7 4 (0.26%) Joyent
8 3 (0.19%) Route 53
8 3 (0.19%) Office 365
8 3 (0.19%) IaaS
8 3 (0.19%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.13%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.064%) Force.com
10 1 (0.064%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.064%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 185 (11.86%) HTTP
2 89 (5.71%) Internet
3 54 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 38 (2.44%) HTTPS
5 36 (2.31%) SSL
5 36 (2.31%) Firewall
6 31 (1.99%) DNS
7 30 (1.92%) VPN
8 19 (1.22%) SSH
9 18 (1.15%) SAN
10 17 (1.09%) FTP
10 17 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
11 14 (0.90%) LDAP
12 12 (0.77%) Intranet
13 11 (0.71%) RTSP
14 9 (0.58%) AMQP
15 8 (0.51%) SNMP
16 6 (0.38%) Kerberos
16 6 (0.38%) DMZ
16 6 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 221 (14.17%) MySQL
3 148 (9.49%) NoSQL
4 124 (7.95%) MongoDB
5 79 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 71 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 58 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 56 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (2.37%) SQLite
10 34 (2.18%) RDBMS
11 31 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (1.60%) Redis
13 24 (1.54%) Big Data
14 20 (1.28%) Oracle Database
15 17 (1.09%) RavenDB
16 16 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 12 (0.77%) Hadoop
19 12 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 300 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 195 (12.50%) Subversion
3 127 (8.14%) Maven
4 120 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 117 (7.50%) Jenkins
6 92 (5.90%) Visual Studio
7 83 (5.32%) Selenium
8 79 (5.06%) JIRA
9 73 (4.68%) Xcode
10 69 (4.42%) JUnit
11 61 (3.91%) Mockito
12 50 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (3.21%) Eclipse
13 49 (3.14%) TeamCity
13 49 (3.14%) WebDriver
14 43 (2.76%) Hudson
15 40 (2.56%) NUnit
16 38 (2.44%) Mercurial
17 31 (1.99%) Ant
18 25 (1.60%) Capybara
General
1 150 (9.62%) Finance
2 52 (3.33%) Banking
3 47 (3.01%) Marketing
4 41 (2.63%) Games
5 38 (2.44%) Retail
6 34 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.92%) Publishing
8 22 (1.41%) Advertising
9 14 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.71%) Electronics
11 9 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.51%) German Language
13 7 (0.45%) French Language
13 7 (0.45%) Automotive
13 7 (0.45%) Front Office
13 7 (0.45%) Back Office
14 6 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.26%) Legal
16 4 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1225 (78.53%) Developer
2 186 (11.92%) Java Developer
3 157 (10.06%) Web Developer
4 144 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 132 (8.46%) .NET Developer
6 131 (8.40%) Front-End Developer
7 114 (7.31%) iOS Developer
8 109 (6.99%) Android Developer
9 100 (6.41%) Architect
10 73 (4.68%) PHP Developer
11 70 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 59 (3.78%) C# Developer
13 56 (3.59%) Mobile Developer
14 55 (3.53%) Lead Developer
15 48 (3.08%) Tester
16 46 (2.95%) UI Developer
17 44 (2.82%) Software Engineer
18 40 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
19 39 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
20 38 (2.44%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 916 (58.72%) XML
2 778 (49.87%) HTML
3 697 (44.68%) CSS
4 550 (35.26%) Web Services
5 481 (30.83%) jQuery
6 438 (28.08%) REST
7 427 (27.37%) HTML5
8 390 (25.00%) Ajax
9 321 (20.58%) .NET
10 298 (19.10%) CSS3
11 279 (17.88%) RESTful
12 228 (14.62%) Spring
13 207 (13.27%) ASP.NET
14 199 (12.76%) SOAP
15 130 (8.33%) .NET Framework
16 123 (7.88%) AngularJS
17 90 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 87 (5.58%) Hibernate
19 83 (5.32%) Backbone.js
20 79 (5.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 153 (9.81%) Mobile App
2 149 (9.55%) Open Source
3 67 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 42 (2.69%) iPhone
5 31 (1.99%) iPad
5 31 (1.99%) Digital Media
6 27 (1.73%) Social Media
7 21 (1.35%) Data Integration
8 17 (1.09%) Social Network
8 17 (1.09%) Replication
9 16 (1.03%) W3C
9 16 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (0.96%) Video on Demand
11 14 (0.90%) Wiki
11 14 (0.90%) DTV
11 14 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 13 (0.83%) GIS
13 12 (0.77%) Blackberry
13 12 (0.77%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 249 (15.96%) Linux
2 191 (12.24%) Android
3 176 (11.28%) Apple iOS
4 103 (6.60%) UNIX
5 101 (6.47%) Windows
6 31 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.28%) CentOS
9 16 (1.03%) Solaris
10 14 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.51%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.32%) Windows CE
13 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
14 4 (0.26%) HPUX
15 3 (0.19%) AIX
15 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.19%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (25.83%) TDD
2 399 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (21.35%) Scrum
4 325 (20.83%) MVC
5 237 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
6 230 (14.74%) OO
7 205 (13.14%) BDD
8 158 (10.13%) Web Development
8 158 (10.13%) E-Commerce
9 150 (9.62%) iOS Development
10 148 (9.49%) Android Development
10 148 (9.49%) SOA
11 144 (9.23%) Unit Testing
12 102 (6.54%) OOP
13 93 (5.96%) Kanban
14 92 (5.90%) Test Automation
15 82 (5.26%) Software Engineering
16 80 (5.13%) Pair Programming
17 77 (4.94%) User Stories
18 72 (4.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 835 (53.53%) JavaScript
2 564 (36.15%) Java
3 455 (29.17%) SQL
4 310 (19.87%) C#
5 266 (17.05%) PHP
6 162 (10.38%) Ruby
7 121 (7.76%) Python
8 113 (7.24%) Objective-C
9 69 (4.42%) Shell Script
10 66 (4.23%) C++
11 65 (4.17%) Scala
12 51 (3.27%) T-SQL
13 49 (3.14%) Perl
14 38 (2.44%) Groovy
15 37 (2.37%) C
16 33 (2.12%) PL/SQL
17 32 (2.05%) VB.NET
17 32 (2.05%) Bash Shell
18 30 (1.92%) PowerShell
19 29 (1.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 95 (6.09%) Degree
2 24 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 14 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.77%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.26%) ISEB
7 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.064%) ACCA
9 1 (0.064%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.064%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.064%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (5.96%) QA
2 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.26%) WCAG
4 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.64%) Docker
3 6 (0.38%) KVM
3 6 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.32%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.32%) vCloud
5 3 (0.19%) NFS
6 2 (0.13%) HDFS
6 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 59 (3.78%) Puppet
2 27 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.77%) Vagrant
5 9 (0.58%) Ansible
6 5 (0.32%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.26%) Nagios
8 3 (0.19%) Cacti
8 3 (0.19%) Munin
9 2 (0.13%) YUM
9 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.13%) Salt
9 2 (0.13%) Opsview
9 2 (0.13%) SCOM
9 2 (0.13%) Oozie
9 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.064%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.064%) Netcool
10 1 (0.064%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 1 (0.064%) WMI
Vendors
1 139 (8.91%) Oracle
2 95 (6.09%) Google
3 93 (5.96%) Microsoft
4 72 (4.62%) Twitter
5 59 (3.78%) Facebook
6 57 (3.65%) Adobe
7 36 (2.31%) JBoss
8 35 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (1.86%) Red Hat
10 26 (1.67%) Zend
11 24 (1.54%) Apple
12 21 (1.35%) SAP
12 21 (1.35%) Akamai
13 17 (1.09%) Sencha
14 14 (0.90%) Atlassian
14 14 (0.90%) TIBCO
15 13 (0.83%) VMware
16 12 (0.77%) DevExpress
16 12 (0.77%) Rackspace
17 10 (0.64%) Splunk
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Rate: 150-250
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 18 hours ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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