The first table below looks at the demand for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hertfordshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 46 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing JSON 16 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.37% 1.49% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.14% 4.62% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
175 195 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.93% 32.23% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 102 160
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £35.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +42.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JSON
East of England

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Hemel Hempstead +4 6 £363 +31.81% 1
Watford - 4 £250 -
St Albans - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Harpenden - - - -
JSON
East of England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) XML
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) Ajax
4 14 (51.85%) jQuery
4 14 (51.85%) MySQL
5 13 (48.15%) REST
6 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
6 12 (44.44%) MVC
7 11 (40.74%) Web Services
7 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
7 11 (40.74%) SOAP
7 11 (40.74%) .NET
8 9 (33.33%) Java
8 9 (33.33%) Ant
8 9 (33.33%) JUnit
8 9 (33.33%) C#
8 9 (33.33%) UNIX
8 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (33.33%) HTML5
8 9 (33.33%) Retail
8 9 (33.33%) Subversion
8 9 (33.33%) Spring
8 9 (33.33%) Maven
9 8 (29.63%) RDBMS

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) CMS
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
4 4 (14.81%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (14.81%) MQSeries
5 3 (11.11%) WordPress
6 2 (7.41%) Drupal
6 2 (7.41%) Joomla!
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) MySQL
2 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
2 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) DB2
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Ant
1 9 (33.33%) JUnit
1 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 9 (33.33%) Subversion
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) IntelliJ
2 5 (18.52%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Mockito
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Log4j
4 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) UI Programmer
4 5 (18.52%) UI Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Portal Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
1 25 (92.59%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) XML
3 15 (55.56%) Ajax
4 14 (51.85%) jQuery
5 13 (48.15%) REST
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
6 11 (40.74%) SOAP
6 11 (40.74%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) HTML5
7 9 (33.33%) Spring
8 7 (25.93%) CSS3
9 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (18.52%) JDBC
10 5 (18.52%) JSP
10 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
10 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (14.81%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Web 2.0
2 2 (7.41%) RIA
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) UNIX
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) HPUX
2 4 (14.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
2 7 (25.93%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
4 5 (18.52%) BDD
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) RDF
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Usability Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 4 (14.81%) Sun
2 4 (14.81%) Interwoven
3 3 (11.11%) Twitter
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (3.70%) Facebook
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