The first table below looks at the demand for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Leeds 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 65 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing JSON 20 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.71% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.57% 2.95% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
Average daily rate £320 £213 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +74.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
438 237 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.53% 30.98% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSON
West Yorkshire

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) jQuery
4 13 (43.33%) MySQL
5 12 (40.00%) Java
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) PHP
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) Web Development
10 7 (23.33%) CSS3
11 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
11 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Android
11 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 6 (20.00%) Java EE
11 6 (20.00%) Subversion
11 6 (20.00%) Spring
12 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (16.67%) LAMP
12 5 (16.67%) Web Design
12 5 (16.67%) Adobe
12 5 (16.67%) IIS

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WordPress
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MySQL
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 3 (10.00%) iPhone Developer
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 3 (10.00%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) jQuery
4 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 9 (30.00%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) CSS3
6 6 (20.00%) Spring
6 6 (20.00%) Java EE
7 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) LAMP
7 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.33%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (13.33%) Sass
8 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.00%) Cocoa
9 3 (10.00%) .NET
9 3 (10.00%) J2EE
9 3 (10.00%) REST
9 3 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Handset
2 3 (10.00%) iPhone
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Android
2 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) OO
2 11 (36.67%) MVC
3 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (26.67%) Web Development
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Web Design
7 4 (13.33%) SEO
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) OOP
8 3 (10.00%) Android Development
8 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
8 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) PHP
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) hybris
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago