The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing JSON 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.97% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 1.32% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +46.66%

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 76 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.39% 24.68% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 60 29
Median daily rate £360 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Liverpool -7 2 £331 +1.92%
JSON
North West

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JSON.

1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SOAP
3 7 (70.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Python
3 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (70.00%) XML Messaging
4 5 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (50.00%) Sybase
4 5 (50.00%) DB2
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Scala
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) Perforce
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 7 (70.00%) XML Messaging
3 5 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Sybase
2 3 (30.00%) Perforce