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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 149 139 177
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +38
Contract jobs citing JSON 688 664 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.48% 1.51% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 5.53% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 438 301
Average daily rate
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£390 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £28.50 £19.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -7 358 £408 -4.11% 119
South East -13 127 £355 +9.23% 57
North West -12 50 £355 +1.42% 43
South West +1 40 £400 +14.28% 35
Yorkshire +10 37 £325 - 20
East of England +3 29 £450 +12.50% 22
East Midlands +20 20 £420 +8.38% 8
West Midlands +12 18 £360 +44.00% 11
North East -22 6 £300 -25.00% 3
Midlands - 1 £500 -
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 770 (53.25%) HTML
2 747 (51.66%) JavaScript
3 703 (48.62%) CSS
3 703 (48.62%) XML
4 690 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
5 667 (46.13%) Java
6 511 (35.34%) REST
7 477 (32.99%) Web Services
8 417 (28.84%) TDD
9 411 (28.42%) HTML5
10 403 (27.87%) jQuery
11 391 (27.04%) Ajax
12 347 (24.00%) Scrum
13 333 (23.03%) Git (software)
14 317 (21.92%) CSS3
15 312 (21.58%) OO
16 306 (21.16%) MVC
17 287 (19.85%) RESTful
18 281 (19.43%) SQL
19 274 (18.95%) .NET
19 274 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
20 258 (17.84%) Spring
21 257 (17.77%) C#
22 256 (17.70%) Linux
23 228 (15.77%) SOAP
24 212 (14.66%) Subversion
25 204 (14.11%) Jenkins
26 188 (13.00%) Apple iOS
26 188 (13.00%) Oracle
27 178 (12.31%) SQL Server

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 148 (10.24%) Apache
2 109 (7.54%) Tomcat
3 80 (5.53%) Node.js
4 71 (4.91%) CMS
5 58 (4.01%) JBoss
6 53 (3.67%) Confluence
7 38 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 38 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 36 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 28 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (1.59%) IIS
11 16 (1.11%) Alfresco
12 15 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
13 14 (0.97%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.90%) WordPress
15 11 (0.76%) MQSeries
15 11 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.76%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (0.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 55 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.28%) Photoshop
3 30 (2.07%) MS Office
4 29 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.55%) Doxygen
8 6 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.55%) Magento
4 7 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.48%) Tridion
5 6 (0.41%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.14%) Summit
8 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.069%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.01%) Amazon S3
3 28 (1.94%) GitHub
4 27 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (1.59%) SaaS
6 18 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.55%) Office 365
8 7 (0.48%) IaaS
8 7 (0.48%) PaaS
9 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.21%) Heroku
10 3 (0.21%) Force.com
10 3 (0.21%) Yammer
11 2 (0.14%) ElastiCache
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.069%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 154 (10.65%) HTTP
2 77 (5.33%) Internet
3 43 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 29 (2.01%) HTTPS
5 26 (1.80%) Firewall
6 19 (1.31%) VPN
7 18 (1.24%) SSL
8 14 (0.97%) FTP
9 13 (0.90%) AMQP
10 11 (0.76%) SAN
11 10 (0.69%) DNS
12 9 (0.62%) RTSP
13 6 (0.41%) NAS
13 6 (0.41%) Network Security
13 6 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.41%) SPDY
13 6 (0.41%) DMZ
13 6 (0.41%) LDAP
13 6 (0.41%) SMTP
13 6 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 168 (11.62%) MySQL
3 142 (9.82%) Relational Database
4 131 (9.06%) NoSQL
5 105 (7.26%) MongoDB
6 76 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 50 (3.46%) Oracle Database
9 30 (2.07%) Big Data
9 30 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (1.80%) Redis
11 25 (1.73%) DB2
12 22 (1.52%) SQLite
12 22 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (1.18%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (0.76%) Couchbase
16 10 (0.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 333 (23.03%) Git (software)
2 212 (14.66%) Subversion
3 204 (14.11%) Jenkins
4 175 (12.10%) Maven
5 146 (10.10%) JIRA
6 139 (9.61%) Selenium
7 134 (9.27%) Cucumber
7 134 (9.27%) JUnit
8 103 (7.12%) Eclipse
9 81 (5.60%) Ant
10 69 (4.77%) Visual Studio
11 66 (4.56%) Xcode
12 65 (4.50%) Mockito
13 49 (3.39%) Grunt
14 47 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 40 (2.77%) Hudson
16 34 (2.35%) Gradle
17 31 (2.14%) IntelliJ
18 26 (1.80%) Jasmine
19 24 (1.66%) QUnit
General
1 148 (10.24%) Finance
2 81 (5.60%) Banking
3 51 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 41 (2.84%) Marketing
5 34 (2.35%) Publishing
6 30 (2.07%) Retail
7 21 (1.45%) Games
8 15 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.83%) Investment Banking
10 11 (0.76%) Electronics
11 8 (0.55%) French Language
11 8 (0.55%) German Language
11 8 (0.55%) Advertising
12 7 (0.48%) Law
12 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.41%) Back Office
14 5 (0.35%) Front Office
15 4 (0.28%) Military
15 4 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1103 (76.28%) Developer
2 220 (15.21%) Java Developer
3 141 (9.75%) Front-End Developer
4 120 (8.30%) Senior Developer
5 119 (8.23%) iOS Developer
6 89 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 86 (5.95%) Android Developer
7 86 (5.95%) Web Developer
8 85 (5.88%) Architect
9 62 (4.29%) PHP Developer
9 62 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 52 (3.60%) Software Engineer
11 37 (2.56%) UI Programmer
11 37 (2.56%) UI Developer
11 37 (2.56%) Consultant
12 34 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
13 33 (2.28%) C# Developer
13 33 (2.28%) Mobile Developer
14 29 (2.01%) Software Developer
15 27 (1.87%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 770 (53.25%) HTML
2 703 (48.62%) CSS
2 703 (48.62%) XML
3 511 (35.34%) REST
4 477 (32.99%) Web Services
5 411 (28.42%) HTML5
6 403 (27.87%) jQuery
7 391 (27.04%) Ajax
8 317 (21.92%) CSS3
9 287 (19.85%) RESTful
10 274 (18.95%) .NET
11 258 (17.84%) Spring
12 228 (15.77%) SOAP
13 168 (11.62%) AngularJS
14 150 (10.37%) Hibernate
15 140 (9.68%) ASP.NET
16 105 (7.26%) .NET Framework
17 91 (6.29%) JSP
18 82 (5.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 80 (5.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 166 (11.48%) User Experience
2 106 (7.33%) Open Source
3 98 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 94 (6.50%) Computer Science
5 56 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (3.11%) iPhone
7 37 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 33 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (2.01%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.73%) Visualisation
11 20 (1.38%) Social Media
12 15 (1.04%) W3C
12 15 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.04%) Digital Media
12 15 (1.04%) Video on Demand
12 15 (1.04%) Graphic Design
13 14 (0.97%) Wiki
13 14 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
13 14 (0.97%) iPad
13 14 (0.97%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 256 (17.70%) Linux
2 188 (13.00%) Apple iOS
3 170 (11.76%) Android
4 100 (6.92%) Windows
5 94 (6.50%) UNIX
6 24 (1.66%) Mac OS X
7 19 (1.31%) CentOS
8 18 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 17 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.83%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.41%) webOS
12 6 (0.41%) VMS
13 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.28%) ThreadX
15 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.21%) AIX
15 3 (0.21%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (47.72%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (28.84%) TDD
3 347 (24.00%) Scrum
4 312 (21.58%) OO
5 306 (21.16%) MVC
6 274 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
7 167 (11.55%) BDD
8 163 (11.27%) Web Development
9 151 (10.44%) iOS Development
10 141 (9.75%) Software Engineering
11 137 (9.47%) Unit Testing
12 122 (8.44%) Android Development
13 115 (7.95%) OOP
14 107 (7.40%) SOA
15 106 (7.33%) Responsive Web Design
16 89 (6.15%) Kanban
17 79 (5.46%) E-Commerce
18 74 (5.12%) User Stories
19 71 (4.91%) Configuration Management
20 67 (4.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 747 (51.66%) JavaScript
2 667 (46.13%) Java
3 281 (19.43%) SQL
4 257 (17.77%) C#
5 178 (12.31%) Ruby
6 175 (12.10%) Python
7 144 (9.96%) PHP
8 100 (6.92%) Objective-C
9 92 (6.36%) Scala
10 47 (3.25%) C++
11 41 (2.84%) C
11 41 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 24 (1.66%) PHP5
13 22 (1.52%) Groovy
13 22 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 19 (1.31%) VB.NET
15 19 (1.31%) Perl
16 18 (1.24%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (6.64%) Degree
2 65 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.90%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.41%) ISEB
5 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.21%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.069%) PhD
8 1 (0.069%) HNC
8 1 (0.069%) HND
8 1 (0.069%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.069%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.95%) QA
2 10 (0.69%) COBIT
3 5 (0.35%) WCAG
4 4 (0.28%) HL7
5 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.069%) RosettaNet
6 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 30 (2.07%) Docker
2 12 (0.83%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.35%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (0.35%) KVM
3 5 (0.35%) HDFS
4 3 (0.21%) Firmware
4 3 (0.21%) vCloud
4 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) XenApp
5 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.069%) Varnish
6 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 83 (5.74%) Puppet
2 44 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (2.01%) Vagrant
4 15 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (1.04%) Ansible
5 8 (0.55%) yum
6 5 (0.35%) OpenIDM
7 3 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.14%) Salt
8 2 (0.14%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.14%) Control-M
8 2 (0.14%) Nagios
9 1 (0.069%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.069%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.069%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.069%) Mesos
9 1 (0.069%) logstash
9 1 (0.069%) Kibana
Vendors
1 188 (13.00%) Oracle
2 112 (7.75%) Microsoft
3 78 (5.39%) Google
4 46 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (2.84%) Adobe
6 32 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 31 (2.14%) SAP
8 29 (2.01%) Atlassian
9 21 (1.45%) Twitter
10 17 (1.18%) Zend
11 16 (1.11%) Apple
12 15 (1.04%) Sencha
13 14 (0.97%) Facebook
13 14 (0.97%) Sybase
14 12 (0.83%) Xamarin
15 10 (0.69%) New Relic
15 10 (0.69%) Talend
15 10 (0.69%) HP
15 10 (0.69%) IBM
16 9 (0.62%) Appcelerator
West London
Go Partnership.
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago