The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 52 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing JSON 8 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.64% 2.02% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 8.13% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£400 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £6.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+471.25% -66.66%
JSON
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
184 123 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.63% 24.90% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 59 41
Average daily rate £425 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 20
Average hourly rate £33.73 £27.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.63% -14.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £9.23 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.16 £37.00 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSON across the Essex region.

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Essex

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Essex region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Saffron Walden - 7 - -
Chelmsford - - - -
JSON
East of England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) jQuery
2 13 (72.22%) HTML5
3 11 (61.11%) XML
4 10 (55.56%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) CSS3
6 8 (44.44%) C#
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (38.89%) Ajax
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) REST
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 6 (33.33%) Spring
8 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 5 (27.78%) Publishing
9 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 5 (27.78%) Degree
9 5 (27.78%) Biology
9 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (27.78%) Apache
9 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 5 (27.78%) J2EE

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (27.78%) Apache
3 4 (22.22%) Umbraco
3 4 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.11%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 5 (27.78%) Publishing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) UI Developer
3 5 (27.78%) UI Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) jQuery
1 13 (72.22%) HTML5
2 11 (61.11%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) Ajax
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) J2EE
7 5 (27.78%) DHTML
7 5 (27.78%) JSP
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 5 (27.78%) Apache Wicket
8 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Biology
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Kanban
4 4 (22.22%) MVVM
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) VB
4 4 (22.22%) VB6
4 4 (22.22%) XAML
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) DevExpress
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) FatWire
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe