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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 138 154 148
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing JSON 817 706 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.73% 1.52% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.04% 5.63% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 456 437
Average daily rate £425 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Average hourly rate £49.00 £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.66% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £28.69 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +8.69%
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
13537 12544 12153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.63% 26.94% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9469 8463 7738
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 177 251
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.65 £46.33 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 382 £450 +12.50% 128
South East +6 115 £405 +14.08% 46
North West +31 112 £405 +15.71% 41
East of England +11 49 £368 -13.52% 17
Yorkshire 0 49 £450 +38.46% 25
North East +6 30 £350 +16.66% 1
East Midlands -6 28 £425 +1.19% 9
South West -4 26 £375 -14.28% 25
West Midlands -12 25 £308 -14.58% 18
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 915 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 848 (51.93%) JavaScript
3 816 (49.97%) Java
4 789 (48.32%) HTML
5 767 (46.97%) XML
6 660 (40.42%) CSS
7 650 (39.80%) REST
8 518 (31.72%) Web Services
9 489 (29.94%) TDD
10 480 (29.39%) HTML5
11 436 (26.70%) jQuery
12 401 (24.56%) SQL
13 372 (22.78%) Scrum
14 368 (22.54%) SOAP
15 362 (22.17%) Git (software)
16 337 (20.64%) Linux
17 325 (19.90%) OO
18 324 (19.84%) Ajax
19 323 (19.78%) MVC
20 316 (19.35%) RESTful
20 316 (19.35%) AngularJS
21 307 (18.80%) CSS3
22 288 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
23 286 (17.51%) Spring
24 255 (15.62%) C#
25 245 (15.00%) NoSQL
26 240 (14.70%) .NET
27 238 (14.57%) BDD
28 221 (13.53%) Node.js
29 209 (12.80%) HTTP

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 221 (13.53%) Node.js
2 113 (6.92%) Tomcat
3 103 (6.31%) Apache
4 100 (6.12%) JBoss
5 46 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (2.51%) Confluence
7 38 (2.33%) CMS
8 36 (2.20%) Apache Solr
9 29 (1.78%) WebSphere
10 27 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.22%) IIS
12 15 (0.92%) Jetty
12 15 (0.92%) Mule
12 15 (0.92%) SharePoint
13 14 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
14 13 (0.80%) nginx
15 11 (0.67%) Drupal
15 11 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
15 11 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.04%) MS Excel
4 7 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) MS Office
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) GIMP
7 2 (0.12%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.061%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.67%) Magento
2 8 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
3 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.24%) Fredhopper
6 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.12%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.12%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.061%) BigMachines
9 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.061%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 130 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.90%) GitHub
4 17 (1.04%) Amazon S3
5 15 (0.92%) SaaS
6 14 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 13 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (0.67%) PaaS
9 10 (0.61%) Force.com
9 10 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.55%) IaaS
11 8 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
12 7 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.43%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.43%) Route 53
13 5 (0.31%) Amazon Glacier
13 5 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.24%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 209 (12.80%) HTTP
2 83 (5.08%) Internet
3 55 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.57%) SSL
5 29 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (1.41%) 802.15
6 23 (1.41%) Bluetooth
6 23 (1.41%) X.509
6 23 (1.41%) ZigBee
7 13 (0.80%) HTTPS
8 10 (0.61%) LDAP
9 9 (0.55%) Firewall
10 7 (0.43%) VoIP
11 6 (0.37%) DVB
11 6 (0.37%) FTP
12 5 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
13 4 (0.24%) DMZ
13 4 (0.24%) DNS
13 4 (0.24%) Intranet
13 4 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 206 (12.61%) MySQL
3 201 (12.31%) MongoDB
4 151 (9.25%) SQL Server
5 148 (9.06%) Relational Database
6 78 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (4.23%) Big Data
8 55 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 54 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 50 (3.06%) Oracle Database
11 35 (2.14%) Redis
12 32 (1.96%) Hadoop
13 31 (1.90%) Jackrabbit
14 27 (1.65%) SQLite
15 18 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (1.04%) Hazelcast
16 17 (1.04%) HBase
17 16 (0.98%) Data Mining
17 16 (0.98%) DB2
18 15 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 362 (22.17%) Git (software)
2 174 (10.66%) Subversion
3 164 (10.04%) Jenkins
4 141 (8.63%) Maven
5 137 (8.39%) JIRA
6 128 (7.84%) JUnit
7 110 (6.74%) Cucumber
8 106 (6.49%) Mockito
9 71 (4.35%) Eclipse
10 66 (4.04%) Grunt
11 62 (3.80%) Selenium
12 57 (3.49%) Gradle
13 45 (2.76%) Visual Studio
14 44 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
15 41 (2.51%) TeamCity
16 40 (2.45%) Ant
17 38 (2.33%) Xcode
18 29 (1.78%) IntelliJ
18 29 (1.78%) SoapUI
19 26 (1.59%) Jasmine
General
1 161 (9.86%) Finance
2 83 (5.08%) Banking
3 62 (3.80%) Retail
4 46 (2.82%) Marketing
5 35 (2.14%) Games
6 34 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.90%) Publishing
8 19 (1.16%) Investment Banking
9 16 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.73%) Legal
11 10 (0.61%) Back Office
11 10 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.49%) Advertising
12 8 (0.49%) Electronics
12 8 (0.49%) Front Office
13 5 (0.31%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.31%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.24%) Law
15 3 (0.18%) Automotive
15 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1277 (78.20%) Developer
2 348 (21.31%) Java Developer
3 190 (11.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 186 (11.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 139 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 130 (7.96%) Architect
7 118 (7.23%) .NET Developer
8 107 (6.55%) HTML Developer
9 96 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 88 (5.39%) Android Developer
11 84 (5.14%) Agile Developer
12 73 (4.47%) iOS Developer
13 72 (4.41%) Node.js Developer
14 71 (4.35%) Web Developer
15 70 (4.29%) PHP Developer
16 68 (4.16%) HTML CSS Developer
17 66 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
18 62 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
19 59 (3.61%) Angular Developer
20 54 (3.31%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 789 (48.32%) HTML
2 767 (46.97%) XML
3 660 (40.42%) CSS
4 650 (39.80%) REST
5 518 (31.72%) Web Services
6 480 (29.39%) HTML5
7 436 (26.70%) jQuery
8 368 (22.54%) SOAP
9 324 (19.84%) Ajax
10 316 (19.35%) AngularJS
10 316 (19.35%) RESTful
11 307 (18.80%) CSS3
12 286 (17.51%) Spring
13 240 (14.70%) .NET
14 139 (8.51%) J2EE
15 138 (8.45%) Sass
16 136 (8.33%) Hibernate
17 131 (8.02%) ASP.NET
18 93 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 86 (5.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 192 (11.76%) User Experience
2 96 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 79 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.02%) Data Structures
5 33 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (1.47%) Cryptography
6 24 (1.47%) Social Media
7 23 (1.41%) iPad
7 23 (1.41%) iPhone
8 20 (1.22%) Animation
9 19 (1.16%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.10%) Internet of Things
11 16 (0.98%) Equities
12 13 (0.80%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.61%) Clustering
14 9 (0.55%) DTV
14 9 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.49%) MPEG
15 8 (0.49%) STB
Operating Systems
1 337 (20.64%) Linux
2 173 (10.59%) Unix
3 154 (9.43%) Windows
4 152 (9.31%) Android
5 123 (7.53%) Apple iOS
6 36 (2.20%) AIX
7 31 (1.90%) Mac OS X
8 20 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (1.10%) Solaris
10 16 (0.98%) HPUX
10 16 (0.98%) Mac OS
11 14 (0.86%) Windows Vista
11 14 (0.86%) Windows XP
12 13 (0.80%) Windows Server
13 10 (0.61%) CentOS
14 9 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (29.94%) TDD
3 372 (22.78%) Scrum
4 325 (19.90%) OO
5 323 (19.78%) MVC
6 288 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
7 238 (14.57%) BDD
8 196 (12.00%) Open Source
9 190 (11.64%) Front End Development
10 184 (11.27%) Unit Testing
11 148 (9.06%) OOP
12 141 (8.63%) E-Commerce
13 138 (8.45%) Web Development
14 131 (8.02%) Software Engineering
15 129 (7.90%) SOA
16 116 (7.10%) Android Development
17 111 (6.80%) Kanban
18 109 (6.67%) Pair Programming
19 103 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
19 103 (6.31%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 848 (51.93%) JavaScript
2 816 (49.97%) Java
3 401 (24.56%) SQL
4 255 (15.62%) C#
5 183 (11.21%) PHP
6 181 (11.08%) Python
7 147 (9.00%) Ruby
8 121 (7.41%) Scala
9 106 (6.49%) C++
10 104 (6.37%) Perl
11 81 (4.96%) Objective-C
12 68 (4.16%) C
12 68 (4.16%) Shell Script
13 49 (3.00%) Bash Shell
14 45 (2.76%) T-SQL
15 44 (2.69%) Groovy
16 43 (2.63%) PL/SQL
17 26 (1.59%) Apple Swift
18 25 (1.53%) XAML
18 25 (1.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 112 (6.86%) Degree
2 99 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 68 (4.16%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.67%) BC Cleared
5 10 (0.61%) AWS Certification
5 10 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.49%) CCNP
6 8 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.49%) ISEB
7 4 (0.24%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.24%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.12%) PMP
10 1 (0.061%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.84%) QA
2 20 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.61%) Dublin Core
4 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.18%) HL7
5 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.12%) SEPA
6 2 (0.12%) SLA
6 2 (0.12%) WCAG
7 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.061%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (1.90%) Docker
2 11 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.31%) LXC
4 5 (0.31%) Varnish
4 5 (0.31%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.18%) vSphere
7 2 (0.12%) KVM
8 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.061%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (2.02%) Puppet
2 29 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.55%) yum
4 8 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.31%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.24%) Ansible
7 3 (0.18%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.18%) Kibana
7 3 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.18%) Nagios
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.18%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.12%) Control-M
8 2 (0.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 2 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.12%) SCOM
9 1 (0.061%) Ambari
9 1 (0.061%) cPanel
9 1 (0.061%) Oozie
9 1 (0.061%) Packer
Vendors
1 166 (10.17%) Oracle
2 77 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.29%) Google
4 50 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (2.39%) Adobe
6 33 (2.02%) IBM
7 27 (1.65%) EPiServer
8 24 (1.47%) ServiceNow
9 22 (1.35%) SAP
10 21 (1.29%) hybris
11 20 (1.22%) HP
12 19 (1.16%) Siebel
13 18 (1.10%) Apple
13 18 (1.10%) Splunk
14 17 (1.04%) Zend
15 16 (0.98%) WSO2
16 15 (0.92%) VMware
17 14 (0.86%) Sybase
17 14 (0.86%) Talend
18 11 (0.67%) Fidessa
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