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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
South East / Kent
Rank 16 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing JSON 22 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.76% 2.83% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.78% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +46.66%

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
101 87 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.24% 41.04% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 75 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 9 £325 -
Folkestone - 5 £375 - 1
Maidstone +3 2 £350 -
West Malling - 2 - -
JSON
South East

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 21 (95.45%) Web Services
1 21 (95.45%) XML
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 12 (54.55%) LINQ
2 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 12 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (54.55%) Entity Framework
2 12 (54.55%) Concurrent Programming
2 12 (54.55%) Multithreaded Programming
3 11 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (45.45%) REST
4 10 (45.45%) Android Development
4 10 (45.45%) Android
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) OpenGL
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
5 9 (40.91%) Memory Management
5 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
5 9 (40.91%) Android SDK
5 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
6 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
7 7 (31.82%) Data Management
7 7 (31.82%) Algorithms

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) DB2
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
2 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Android Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Java Android Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Web Services
1 21 (95.45%) XML
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 12 (54.55%) Entity Framework
2 12 (54.55%) LINQ
3 11 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (45.45%) OpenGL
4 10 (45.45%) REST
5 9 (40.91%) Android SDK
6 1 (4.55%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
2 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Concurrent Programming
1 12 (54.55%) Multithreaded Programming
1 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Android Development
3 9 (40.91%) Memory Management
3 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
4 7 (31.82%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
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