The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 45 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing JSON 7 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.07% 3.99% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
JSON
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 85 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.50% 22.61% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 44 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 15
Average hourly rate £21.82 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in the North East

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Tyne and Wear -16 6 £300 -25.00% 1
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (87.30%) HTML
2 52 (82.54%) Java
3 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (74.60%) HTML5
5 45 (71.43%) Python
6 44 (69.84%) Ruby
7 41 (65.08%) Scala
8 39 (61.90%) CSS
9 38 (60.32%) REST
10 35 (55.56%) Ajax
11 33 (52.38%) RESTful
12 32 (50.79%) CSS3
13 29 (46.03%) Scrum
14 27 (42.86%) Spring
14 27 (42.86%) C#
14 27 (42.86%) Linux
15 25 (39.68%) Mentoring
16 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
16 22 (34.92%) Selenium
16 22 (34.92%) Automated Testing
17 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
18 20 (31.75%) Web Development
19 18 (28.57%) JIRA
19 18 (28.57%) Subversion
19 18 (28.57%) Django
19 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
19 18 (28.57%) Open Source
19 18 (28.57%) Confluence
20 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
21 16 (25.40%) HTTP

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 18 (28.57%) Confluence
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
2 15 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 14 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.52%) MySQL
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Selenium
2 18 (28.57%) JIRA
2 18 (28.57%) Subversion
2 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.52%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Electronics
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (69.84%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Architect
2 15 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Lead Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Digital Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Digital Architect
9 1 (1.59%) iOS Developer
9 1 (1.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (87.30%) HTML
2 47 (74.60%) HTML5
3 39 (61.90%) CSS
4 38 (60.32%) REST
5 35 (55.56%) Ajax
6 33 (52.38%) RESTful
7 32 (50.79%) CSS3
8 27 (42.86%) Spring
9 18 (28.57%) Django
10 15 (23.81%) jQuery
11 11 (17.46%) XML
12 6 (9.52%) Web Services
12 6 (9.52%) SOAP
12 6 (9.52%) YAML
12 6 (9.52%) Symfony
12 6 (9.52%) MooTools
13 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
14 4 (6.35%) Play Framework
15 3 (4.76%) Guice
15 3 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Open Source
2 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) iPhone
3 1 (1.59%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) UNIX
3 10 (15.87%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) Scrum
3 25 (39.68%) Mentoring
4 22 (34.92%) Automated Testing
5 20 (31.75%) Web Development
6 12 (19.05%) Line Management
7 10 (15.87%) Web Design
7 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (15.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.52%) OOP
9 6 (9.52%) OO
9 6 (9.52%) TDD
9 6 (9.52%) BDD
9 6 (9.52%) Performance Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.35%) MVC
12 3 (4.76%) OWASP
13 1 (1.59%) iOS Development
13 1 (1.59%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) Java
2 45 (71.43%) Python
3 44 (69.84%) Ruby
4 41 (65.08%) Scala
5 27 (42.86%) C#
6 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.11%) SQL
8 6 (9.52%) C++
8 6 (9.52%) PHP
8 6 (9.52%) PHP5
9 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Puppet
1 14 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) SAP