The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 20 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JSON 21 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.45% - 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.58% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
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 £35.00 £6.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+483.33% -66.66%
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
93 74 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 32.98% 25.34% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 44 39
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £170.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -93.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 October 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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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
Tunbridge Wells - 10 £350 - 1
West Malling - - - - 1
Dartford - - - -
Gravesend - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Margate - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
JSON
South East

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 55 (90.16%) REST
2 50 (81.97%) SQL
2 50 (81.97%) XML
3 35 (57.38%) Internet
3 35 (57.38%) Google
3 35 (57.38%) Facebook
3 35 (57.38%) Twitter
3 35 (57.38%) Mobile App
3 35 (57.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 35 (57.38%) OAuth
4 33 (54.10%) SOA
5 32 (52.46%) TDD
5 32 (52.46%) Use Case
5 32 (52.46%) Rapid Prototyping
6 20 (32.79%) Games
6 20 (32.79%) Java
6 20 (32.79%) Game Development
6 20 (32.79%) Spring
7 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.51%) C#
8 18 (29.51%) .NET
9 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
9 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
10 15 (24.59%) T-SQL
10 15 (24.59%) VB.NET
10 15 (24.59%) MVC
10 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (24.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (21.31%) Unity DI Container

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (3.28%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (57.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (32.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (98.36%) Developer
2 29 (47.54%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (36.07%) Lead Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Web Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Tester
9 1 (1.64%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.64%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (90.16%) REST
2 50 (81.97%) XML
3 35 (57.38%) OAuth
4 20 (32.79%) Spring
5 18 (29.51%) .NET
6 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
7 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (24.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (21.31%) Unity DI Container
9 11 (18.03%) CSS
9 11 (18.03%) HTML
9 11 (18.03%) WCF
10 9 (14.75%) HTML5
11 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
12 6 (9.84%) J2ME
12 6 (9.84%) Java ME
13 2 (3.28%) SOAP
13 2 (3.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (57.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Mobile Application Development
2 33 (54.10%) SOA
3 32 (52.46%) TDD
3 32 (52.46%) Use Case
3 32 (52.46%) Rapid Prototyping
4 20 (32.79%) Game Development
5 15 (24.59%) MVC
6 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
7 11 (18.03%) OOP
7 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Automation Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 50 (81.97%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 18 (29.51%) C#
5 15 (24.59%) T-SQL
5 15 (24.59%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.48%) PHP
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) Google
1 35 (57.38%) Facebook
1 35 (57.38%) Twitter
2 5 (8.20%) DevExpress
2 5 (8.20%) Telerik