The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 North East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 56 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing JSON 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.07% 0.32% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 1.72% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £338 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 58 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.54% 18.71% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 30 62
Average daily rate £250 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £24.25 £32.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSON
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -23 7 £338 -3.57% 3
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) XML
2 13 (61.90%) SOA
3 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) UNIX
4 10 (47.62%) C
4 10 (47.62%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) J2EE
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
6 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) HTML5
7 6 (28.57%) CSS3
7 6 (28.57%) JUnit
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
8 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
10 3 (14.29%) SMTP
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (14.29%) Intranet
10 3 (14.29%) MySQL
10 3 (14.29%) PHP
10 3 (14.29%) SOAP
10 3 (14.29%) WebLogic

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 3 (14.29%) AquaLogic
1 3 (14.29%) Drupal
1 3 (14.29%) WordPress
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SMTP
1 3 (14.29%) Intranet
1 3 (14.29%) IMAP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (19.05%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
4 6 (28.57%) CSS3
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (14.29%) Middleware
6 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 3 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 3 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) JDBC
7 2 (9.52%) JSP
7 2 (9.52%) Struts
7 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) SOA
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Web Design
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) C
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft