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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 62 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing JSON 34 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.21% 0.72% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.27% 2.69% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £220 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £204 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £325 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +21.35%
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
331 334 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.49% 26.66% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 207 174
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 £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
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 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 7 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 7 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 +1 2 £393 +42.72%
Wigan - 1 - -
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 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 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) TDD
3 42 (56.00%) HTML
4 38 (50.67%) Web Services
5 36 (48.00%) CSS
5 36 (48.00%) Java
5 36 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 36 (48.00%) HTML5
6 34 (45.33%) Subversion
7 32 (42.67%) REST
8 26 (34.67%) CSS3
9 23 (30.67%) Scrum
10 22 (29.33%) AngularJS
11 21 (28.00%) Apple iOS
12 20 (26.67%) Android
13 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
14 18 (24.00%) iOS Development
15 17 (22.67%) Android Development
15 17 (22.67%) Mobile Development
16 16 (21.33%) OOP
17 14 (18.67%) QA
18 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
18 13 (17.33%) SOAP
18 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
19 12 (16.00%) Open Source
19 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
19 12 (16.00%) SQL
19 12 (16.00%) .NET
19 12 (16.00%) C#
19 12 (16.00%) MVC

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 5 (6.67%) Confluence
2 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.00%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) Drupal
4 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Internet
2 6 (8.00%) HTTP
3 5 (6.67%) AMQP
4 2 (2.67%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.67%) Big Data
4 5 (6.67%) 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 34 (45.33%) Subversion
2 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (10.67%) Gradle
5 8 (10.67%) JUnit
5 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
6 7 (9.33%) JIRA
7 6 (8.00%) Selenium
7 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.67%) Ant
8 5 (6.67%) 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 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (80.00%) 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 6 (8.00%) QA Tester
7 6 (8.00%) Tester
8 4 (5.33%) Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) HTML
2 38 (50.67%) Web Services
3 36 (48.00%) CSS
3 36 (48.00%) HTML5
4 32 (42.67%) REST
5 26 (34.67%) CSS3
6 22 (29.33%) AngularJS
7 13 (17.33%) SOAP
8 12 (16.00%) .NET
8 12 (16.00%) jQuery
9 11 (14.67%) Ajax
10 10 (13.33%) RESTful
10 10 (13.33%) WCF
10 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (12.00%) XML
12 8 (10.67%) XHTML
13 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
14 5 (6.67%) EJB
14 5 (6.67%) J2EE
14 5 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) iPhone
3 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.67%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Apple iOS
2 20 (26.67%) Android
3 8 (10.67%) Windows
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) TDD
3 23 (30.67%) Scrum
4 18 (24.00%) iOS Development
5 17 (22.67%) Android Development
5 17 (22.67%) Mobile Development
6 16 (21.33%) OOP
7 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
8 12 (16.00%) MVC
8 12 (16.00%) Open Source
9 11 (14.67%) BDD
9 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
9 11 (14.67%) OO
10 10 (13.33%) SOA
11 7 (9.33%) Pair Programming
11 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (8.00%) SDLC
12 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
13 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) Java
1 36 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.00%) SQL
2 12 (16.00%) Groovy
2 12 (16.00%) C#
3 11 (14.67%) Objective-C
4 7 (9.33%) Python
5 5 (6.67%) PHP
5 5 (6.67%) Ruby
6 4 (5.33%) Scala
7 2 (2.67%) PHP5
7 2 (2.67%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Puppet
1 5 (6.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle
1 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 5 (6.67%) 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%) HP
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