The first table below looks at the demand for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 57 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing JSON 11 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.25% 0.76% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 3.74% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £413 £350 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £335
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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
195 107 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.16% 20.30% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 70 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £15.97 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.51% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSON
Buckinghamshire

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 19 (67.86%) CSS
3 17 (60.71%) Ajax
4 16 (57.14%) Java
5 15 (53.57%) Dojo
6 14 (50.00%) DOM
6 14 (50.00%) Finance
7 12 (42.86%) J2EE
7 12 (42.86%) HTML5
8 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (28.57%) Refactoring
10 8 (28.57%) Software Architecture
10 8 (28.57%) Use Case
11 7 (25.00%) XML
12 6 (21.43%) Scrum
12 6 (21.43%) MVC
13 5 (17.86%) TDD
13 5 (17.86%) OO
13 5 (17.86%) BDD
14 4 (14.29%) REST
14 4 (14.29%) MySQL
14 4 (14.29%) UNIX
14 4 (14.29%) Linux
14 4 (14.29%) Web Services
14 4 (14.29%) .NET
14 4 (14.29%) Perl
14 4 (14.29%) PHP
14 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Scala Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 17 (60.71%) Ajax
3 15 (53.57%) Dojo
4 14 (50.00%) DOM
5 12 (42.86%) J2EE
5 12 (42.86%) HTML5
6 7 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.71%) NHibernate
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
8 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (7.14%) Akka
9 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) UNIX
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (28.57%) Refactoring
3 8 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 8 (28.57%) Use Case
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (10.71%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance
9 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Scala