The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 30 29 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs citing JSON 7 13 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.66% 4.50% 16.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.86% 9.03% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 28
Median daily rate - £275 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.11%
JSON
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 144 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 22.43% 49.83% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 80 67
Median daily rate £325 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £290 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing JSON as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Kent

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +5 6 - - 2
JSON
South East

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for JSON.

1 25 (92.59%) XML
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) OpenGL
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
2 16 (59.26%) Memory Management
2 16 (59.26%) REST
2 16 (59.26%) Mobile App
2 16 (59.26%) Mobile Development
3 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 14 (51.85%) Eclipse
4 14 (51.85%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) Apple iOS
6 10 (37.04%) Cocoa Touch
6 10 (37.04%) iOS Development
6 10 (37.04%) Core Data
6 10 (37.04%) iPad
6 10 (37.04%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) OOP
6 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 10 (37.04%) iPhone
6 10 (37.04%) Cocoa
6 10 (37.04%) Xcode
6 10 (37.04%) Objective-C
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) UML
8 8 (29.63%) J2EE
8 8 (29.63%) JDBC
8 8 (29.63%) JSP

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Bluemix
1 7 (25.93%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 14 (51.85%) Eclipse
3 10 (37.04%) Xcode
4 8 (29.63%) Ant
4 8 (29.63%) Maven
4 8 (29.63%) Subversion
5 7 (25.93%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Bower
6 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) iOS Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (25.93%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) XML
2 16 (59.26%) OpenGL
2 16 (59.26%) REST
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) Cocoa
3 10 (37.04%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (37.04%) Core Data
4 8 (29.63%) J2EE
4 8 (29.63%) JDBC
4 8 (29.63%) JSP
4 8 (29.63%) Servlets
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 6 (22.22%) Android SDK
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) Kohana
8 1 (3.70%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
1 16 (59.26%) Mobile App
2 10 (37.04%) iPad
2 10 (37.04%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Apple iOS
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (59.26%) Memory Management
1 16 (59.26%) Mobile Development
2 10 (37.04%) iOS Development
2 10 (37.04%) OOP
3 8 (29.63%) AOP
3 8 (29.63%) OOD
3 8 (29.63%) RUP
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) Android Development
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) API Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Objective-C
3 8 (29.63%) AspectJ
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Zend