The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 77 54 81
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Contract jobs citing JSON 26 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.42% 2.73% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 11.73% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 8
Median daily rate £413 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+41.93% +20.15%
JSON
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 392 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.55% 23.24% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 248 241
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -72.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Stockport -3 2 £450 - 2
Salford - 1 £463 -
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JSON.

1 70 (85.37%) XML
2 50 (60.98%) Web Services
3 48 (58.54%) Java
4 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (48.78%) REST
5 37 (45.12%) TDD
6 36 (43.90%) SQL
7 31 (37.80%) .NET
7 31 (37.80%) HTTP
7 31 (37.80%) Scrum
8 30 (36.59%) RESTful
9 28 (34.15%) NoSQL
9 28 (34.15%) Linux
9 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
9 28 (34.15%) HTML
10 27 (32.93%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (31.71%) Scala
11 26 (31.71%) SOAP
12 24 (29.27%) High Availability
13 23 (28.05%) C#
13 23 (28.05%) C++
14 22 (26.83%) CSS
14 22 (26.83%) BDD
15 21 (25.61%) OO
16 20 (24.39%) OOP
17 19 (23.17%) HTML5
18 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
18 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
18 18 (21.95%) Unit Testing
19 16 (19.51%) WCF

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (2.44%) Apache
2 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.44%) GeoServer
2 2 (2.44%) JBoss
2 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.10%) SaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) GIS
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.44%) Redis
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.76%) JUnit
3 6 (7.32%) Subversion
4 5 (6.10%) Grunt
4 5 (6.10%) MSTest
4 5 (6.10%) NUnit
4 5 (6.10%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.66%) Gradle
6 2 (2.44%) Ant
6 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) QUnit
7 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.41%) Banking
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (87.80%) Developer
2 21 (25.61%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.73%) Scala Developer
4 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Java Scala Developer
6 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Tester
7 5 (6.10%) Tester
8 4 (4.88%) Android Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.88%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Agile Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.66%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Product Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Real Time Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (85.37%) XML
2 50 (60.98%) Web Services
3 40 (48.78%) REST
4 31 (37.80%) .NET
5 30 (36.59%) RESTful
6 28 (34.15%) HTML
7 26 (31.71%) SOAP
8 22 (26.83%) CSS
9 19 (23.17%) HTML5
10 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
11 16 (19.51%) WCF
12 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
13 12 (14.63%) XSLT
14 11 (13.41%) jQuery
15 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
15 7 (8.54%) CSS3
16 6 (7.32%) Java EE
17 5 (6.10%) WSDL
18 4 (4.88%) JDBC
18 4 (4.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.10%) User Experience
2 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.22%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) AIX
3 6 (7.32%) Android
3 6 (7.32%) Mac OS
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Vista
3 6 (7.32%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.10%) Unix
5 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.22%) webOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.12%) TDD
3 31 (37.80%) Scrum
4 24 (29.27%) High Availability
5 22 (26.83%) BDD
6 21 (25.61%) OO
7 20 (24.39%) OOP
8 18 (21.95%) Unit Testing
9 15 (18.29%) MVC
9 15 (18.29%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
10 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (12.20%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Use Case
13 8 (9.76%) Front End Development
13 8 (9.76%) SDLC
13 8 (9.76%) Web Development
13 8 (9.76%) Workflow
14 6 (7.32%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) Java
2 36 (43.90%) SQL
3 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 26 (31.71%) Scala
5 23 (28.05%) C#
5 23 (28.05%) C++
6 9 (10.98%) C
7 7 (8.54%) Objective-C
8 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.10%) XPath
9 4 (4.88%) Python
10 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.44%) Go
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
12 1 (1.22%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.22%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (1.22%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) IBM
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) EPiServer
3 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) ESRI
4 2 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) WorldPay
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