The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 67 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing JSON 29 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.79% 1.22% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.82% 4.20% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 19
Average daily rate
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£363 £273 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.02% -15.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £206 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+79.83% +36.80%
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
371 357 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.94% 29.00% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 226 210
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Salford +6 2 £393 +42.72%
Wigan - 1 - - 1
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) HTML
3 42 (56.00%) TDD
4 39 (52.00%) Java
4 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 37 (49.33%) CSS
5 37 (49.33%) Web Services
5 37 (49.33%) HTML5
6 32 (42.67%) REST
7 30 (40.00%) Subversion
8 27 (36.00%) CSS3
9 25 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 25 (33.33%) Scrum
10 22 (29.33%) Apple iOS
11 21 (28.00%) Android
12 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
13 18 (24.00%) iOS Development
13 18 (24.00%) Mobile Development
14 17 (22.67%) Android Development
14 17 (22.67%) OOP
15 14 (18.67%) jQuery
16 13 (17.33%) Ajax
16 13 (17.33%) C#
16 13 (17.33%) MVC
17 12 (16.00%) Objective-C
17 12 (16.00%) .NET
17 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
17 12 (16.00%) QA
18 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (14.67%) XML

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (10.67%) Node.js
2 4 (5.33%) Confluence
2 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.33%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) Drupal
4 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
1 2 (2.67%) PaaS
1 2 (2.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) HTTP
2 8 (10.67%) Internet
3 4 (5.33%) AMQP
4 2 (2.67%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) Big Data
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) SQLite
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (40.00%) Subversion
2 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
5 7 (9.33%) Gradle
5 7 (9.33%) JUnit
5 7 (9.33%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.00%) JIRA
7 5 (6.67%) Selenium
7 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.33%) Ant
8 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
9 3 (4.00%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (4.00%) Xcode
9 3 (4.00%) Maven
10 1 (1.33%) Lombardi
10 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (84.00%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.67%) iOS Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Android Developer
7 5 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 5 (6.67%) Tester
8 4 (5.33%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.00%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (57.33%) HTML
2 37 (49.33%) CSS
2 37 (49.33%) Web Services
2 37 (49.33%) HTML5
3 32 (42.67%) REST
4 27 (36.00%) CSS3
5 25 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 14 (18.67%) jQuery
7 13 (17.33%) Ajax
8 12 (16.00%) .NET
9 11 (14.67%) XML
9 11 (14.67%) RESTful
9 11 (14.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (13.33%) WCF
10 10 (13.33%) SOAP
11 8 (10.67%) XHTML
12 6 (8.00%) J2EE
12 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.67%) React
13 5 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) iPhone
4 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Apple iOS
2 21 (28.00%) Android
3 8 (10.67%) Windows
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.00%) TDD
3 25 (33.33%) Scrum
4 18 (24.00%) iOS Development
4 18 (24.00%) Mobile Development
5 17 (22.67%) Android Development
5 17 (22.67%) OOP
6 13 (17.33%) MVC
7 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.67%) BDD
9 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.33%) Open Source
9 10 (13.33%) OO
10 9 (12.00%) SOA
11 8 (10.67%) Pair Programming
12 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (6.67%) SDLC
13 5 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (5.33%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
1 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (17.33%) C#
3 12 (16.00%) Objective-C
4 10 (13.33%) SQL
5 9 (12.00%) Groovy
6 7 (9.33%) Python
7 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 5 (6.67%) Scala
8 4 (5.33%) Ruby
9 2 (2.67%) PHP5
9 2 (2.67%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
1 4 (5.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle
1 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
2 3 (4.00%) Zend
3 2 (2.67%) Kony
4 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.33%) HP
Stockport, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £285 - £310 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago