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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 142 154 161
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing JSON 780 662 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.39% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 5.05% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 463 376
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £19.72 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £24.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £113.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +21.35%
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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
13274 13116 11474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.29% 27.59% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8952 8768 7414
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 168 336
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +5 436 £400 -5.88% 112
South East +3 102 £363 +11.53% 59
North West +33 78 £373 -3.87% 34
Yorkshire +12 44 £320 -1.53% 17
South West +16 33 £413 +26.92% 22
East Midlands -2 24 £450 +66.66% 15
North East +4 21 £445 - 4
East of England -19 17 £344 +5.76% 11
West Midlands +6 16 £306 +11.36% 17
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JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 780 (51.42%) Agile Software Development
2 720 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 700 (46.14%) HTML
4 665 (43.84%) Java
5 630 (41.53%) XML
6 613 (40.41%) CSS
7 510 (33.62%) REST
8 497 (32.76%) Web Services
9 440 (29.00%) TDD
10 384 (25.31%) HTML5
11 369 (24.32%) jQuery
12 338 (22.28%) Scrum
13 326 (21.49%) Git (software)
14 324 (21.36%) OO
15 295 (19.45%) .NET
16 281 (18.52%) C#
16 281 (18.52%) MVC
17 274 (18.06%) AngularJS
18 273 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
18 273 (18.00%) Ajax
18 273 (18.00%) SQL
19 266 (17.53%) RESTful
20 250 (16.48%) CSS3
21 238 (15.69%) SQL Server
22 227 (14.96%) Spring
23 220 (14.50%) Linux
23 220 (14.50%) Android
24 209 (13.78%) SOAP
25 201 (13.25%) Apple iOS
26 185 (12.20%) Oracle

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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
1 123 (8.11%) Node.js
2 100 (6.59%) Tomcat
3 78 (5.14%) Apache
4 74 (4.88%) WebLogic
5 68 (4.48%) WebSphere
6 67 (4.42%) Confluence
7 50 (3.30%) CMS
7 50 (3.30%) JBoss
8 27 (1.78%) IIS
9 26 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (1.45%) Jetty
11 19 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (1.19%) SharePoint
12 18 (1.19%) MQSeries
13 13 (0.86%) Drupal
13 13 (0.86%) Mule
14 12 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
14 12 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 12 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 57 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 24 (1.58%) MS Office
4 23 (1.52%) Photoshop
5 20 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.13%) MS Project
10 1 (0.066%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.46%) Magento
4 6 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.33%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.20%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.20%) Summit
8 2 (0.13%) Tridion
9 1 (0.066%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.066%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 92 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.64%) GitHub
3 30 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.91%) Amazon S3
5 23 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (1.32%) SaaS
7 18 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
8 14 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (0.86%) PaaS
10 10 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 10 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.53%) IaaS
12 5 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon Glacier
13 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.26%) Force.com
13 4 (0.26%) Office 365
13 4 (0.26%) Route 53
14 3 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 127 (8.37%) HTTP
2 90 (5.93%) Internet
3 29 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.71%) HTTPS
5 22 (1.45%) Firewall
6 19 (1.25%) AMQP
7 18 (1.19%) SSL
8 14 (0.92%) FTP
9 13 (0.86%) DMZ
10 11 (0.73%) DNS
11 9 (0.59%) VPN
12 7 (0.46%) WAN
13 5 (0.33%) OpenVPN
13 5 (0.33%) ZigBee
13 5 (0.33%) 802.15
13 5 (0.33%) SMTP
13 5 (0.33%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.33%) LDAP
13 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.33%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 149 (9.82%) MongoDB
3 119 (7.84%) MySQL
4 106 (6.99%) NoSQL
5 102 (6.72%) Relational Database
6 70 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (3.43%) Big Data
8 45 (2.97%) RDBMS
8 45 (2.97%) Oracle Database
9 39 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (2.31%) Hadoop
11 31 (2.04%) DB2
12 26 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (1.71%) Redis
13 25 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.19%) SQLite
16 17 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (0.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 326 (21.49%) Git (software)
2 182 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 178 (11.73%) Subversion
4 155 (10.22%) Cucumber
5 143 (9.43%) Selenium
6 141 (9.29%) JUnit
7 136 (8.97%) JIRA
8 130 (8.57%) Maven
9 72 (4.75%) Ant
10 70 (4.61%) Eclipse
11 61 (4.02%) Visual Studio
12 59 (3.89%) Grunt
13 53 (3.49%) Gradle
14 52 (3.43%) NUnit
15 51 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 50 (3.30%) Xcode
17 40 (2.64%) Bower
18 38 (2.50%) Mockito
19 34 (2.24%) Rhino Mocks
19 34 (2.24%) Jasmine
General
1 152 (10.02%) Finance
2 73 (4.81%) Banking
3 47 (3.10%) Retail
4 41 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 30 (1.98%) Marketing
6 27 (1.78%) Publishing
7 16 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.05%) Games
8 13 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 11 (0.73%) Electronics
9 11 (0.73%) Back Office
10 8 (0.53%) Advertising
10 8 (0.53%) Law
10 8 (0.53%) Legal
11 6 (0.40%) Front Office
12 5 (0.33%) Automotive
12 5 (0.33%) iGaming
13 4 (0.26%) Local Government
13 4 (0.26%) French Language
14 3 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 1099 (72.45%) Developer
2 210 (13.84%) Java Developer
3 138 (9.10%) Architect
4 130 (8.57%) Android Developer
5 122 (8.04%) iOS Developer
6 114 (7.51%) .NET Developer
7 108 (7.12%) Senior Developer
8 91 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
9 79 (5.21%) Web Developer
10 72 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 65 (4.28%) Technical Architect
12 63 (4.15%) Software Engineer
13 49 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
14 48 (3.16%) UI Developer
14 48 (3.16%) UI Programmer
15 46 (3.03%) Analyst
16 38 (2.50%) PHP Developer
17 34 (2.24%) C# Developer
17 34 (2.24%) Senior Java Developer
18 33 (2.18%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 700 (46.14%) HTML
2 630 (41.53%) XML
3 613 (40.41%) CSS
4 510 (33.62%) REST
5 497 (32.76%) Web Services
6 384 (25.31%) HTML5
7 369 (24.32%) jQuery
8 295 (19.45%) .NET
9 274 (18.06%) AngularJS
10 273 (18.00%) Ajax
11 266 (17.53%) RESTful
12 250 (16.48%) CSS3
13 227 (14.96%) Spring
14 209 (13.78%) SOAP
15 146 (9.62%) ASP.NET
16 145 (9.56%) .NET Framework
17 124 (8.17%) Hibernate
18 119 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 109 (7.19%) Android SDK
20 95 (6.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 174 (11.47%) User Experience
2 150 (9.89%) Mobile App
3 71 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 58 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (3.23%) Social Media
6 46 (3.03%) iPhone
7 29 (1.91%) iPad
8 23 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 23 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 22 (1.45%) Animation
10 17 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 16 (1.05%) N-Tier
12 15 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.99%) Wiki
13 14 (0.92%) W3C
13 14 (0.92%) Video on Demand
13 14 (0.92%) Digital Media
14 12 (0.79%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.79%) Streaming Video
15 11 (0.73%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 220 (14.50%) Linux
1 220 (14.50%) Android
2 201 (13.25%) Apple iOS
3 110 (7.25%) Windows
4 56 (3.69%) UNIX
5 32 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (1.32%) CentOS
7 14 (0.92%) AIX
8 9 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.46%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.46%) Windows Vista
10 7 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.40%) Solaris
12 5 (0.33%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.33%) ThreadX
12 5 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (51.42%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (29.00%) TDD
3 338 (22.28%) Scrum
4 324 (21.36%) OO
5 281 (18.52%) MVC
6 273 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
7 182 (12.00%) Android Development
8 178 (11.73%) Software Engineering
9 175 (11.54%) BDD
10 163 (10.74%) iOS Development
11 153 (10.09%) E-Commerce
12 143 (9.43%) Unit Testing
12 143 (9.43%) Mobile Development
13 142 (9.36%) OOP
14 123 (8.11%) SOA
15 120 (7.91%) Open Source
16 119 (7.84%) Web Development
17 107 (7.05%) Kanban
18 80 (5.27%) Responsive Web Design
18 80 (5.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 720 (47.46%) JavaScript
2 665 (43.84%) Java
3 281 (18.52%) C#
4 273 (18.00%) SQL
5 160 (10.55%) Ruby
6 142 (9.36%) Python
7 123 (8.11%) PHP
8 117 (7.71%) Objective-C
9 86 (5.67%) Scala
10 47 (3.10%) Groovy
11 40 (2.64%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.64%) C
12 31 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 31 (2.04%) C++
13 29 (1.91%) T-SQL
14 20 (1.32%) Apple Swift
14 20 (1.32%) Perl
15 15 (0.99%) Bash Shell
16 14 (0.92%) VB
17 12 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 97 (6.39%) Degree
2 68 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.33%) MCAD
6 5 (0.33%) MCSD
7 4 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.20%) CCNP
8 3 (0.20%) CCNA
8 3 (0.20%) ISEB
8 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.20%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.20%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.066%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.066%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (8.37%) QA
2 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.13%) COBIT
4 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.066%) HL7
4 1 (0.066%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 44 (2.90%) Docker
2 10 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.33%) vCloud
4 5 (0.33%) Firmware
5 4 (0.26%) HDFS
5 4 (0.26%) Squid
5 4 (0.26%) Varnish
5 4 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.066%) XenApp
7 1 (0.066%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 72 (4.75%) Puppet
2 39 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (2.04%) Vagrant
4 21 (1.38%) Ansible
5 14 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (0.86%) yum
7 8 (0.53%) Salt
8 6 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.33%) Nagios
9 5 (0.33%) Kibana
9 5 (0.33%) logstash
9 5 (0.33%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.26%) Rundeck
10 4 (0.26%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (0.20%) Jitterbit
12 2 (0.13%) OpenIDM
12 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
12 2 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 185 (12.20%) Oracle
2 116 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.42%) Google
4 45 (2.97%) Red Hat
5 38 (2.50%) IBM
5 38 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 35 (2.31%) Adobe
7 31 (2.04%) SAP
8 27 (1.78%) Facebook
9 25 (1.65%) Atlassian
10 24 (1.58%) Apple
11 20 (1.32%) Telerik
11 20 (1.32%) Talend
12 14 (0.92%) Splunk
13 13 (0.86%) Twitter
14 12 (0.79%) Cisco
15 9 (0.59%) Xamarin
15 9 (0.59%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.59%) HP
15 9 (0.59%) VMware
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