The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 69 78 116
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +38
Contract jobs citing JSON 98 101 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.78% 2.26% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.28% 9.38% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 71 17
Median daily rate £425 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.57 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -6.63%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
953 1077 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.01% 24.06% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 701 480
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the North West region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -6 51 £416 +6.38% 23
Cheshire -5 30 £425 +9.67% 9
Merseyside +12 7 £363 - 5
Lancashire +23 2 £450 -18.36% 5
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 126 (70.39%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (61.45%) Java
3 106 (59.22%) JavaScript
4 97 (54.19%) XML
5 71 (39.66%) HTML
6 65 (36.31%) CSS
7 62 (34.64%) SOAP
8 59 (32.96%) HTTP
9 56 (31.28%) Spring
9 56 (31.28%) REST
10 53 (29.61%) RESTful
11 50 (27.93%) Web Services
12 48 (26.82%) TDD
13 45 (25.14%) Oracle
14 44 (24.58%) Apache
14 44 (24.58%) Web Development
14 44 (24.58%) Microservices
15 43 (24.02%) AngularJS
15 43 (24.02%) BDD
15 43 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (23.46%) JDBC
17 41 (22.91%) MySQL
18 39 (21.79%) Linux
19 38 (21.23%) SOA
20 37 (20.67%) J2EE
21 36 (20.11%) JBoss
21 36 (20.11%) Tomcat
21 36 (20.11%) HTML5
22 35 (19.55%) Finance
23 33 (18.44%) Cucumber

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 44 (24.58%) Apache
2 36 (20.11%) JBoss
2 36 (20.11%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.15%) CMS
4 5 (2.79%) IIS
4 5 (2.79%) Jetty
4 5 (2.79%) nginx
5 4 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.12%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.56%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.56%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (32.96%) HTTP
2 14 (7.82%) HTTPS
2 14 (7.82%) LDAP
3 9 (5.03%) Internet
4 7 (3.91%) AMQP
5 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.91%) MySQL
2 32 (17.88%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.61%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (10.61%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
5 15 (8.38%) Hadoop
6 14 (7.82%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.91%) DB2
8 5 (2.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.23%) Big Data
10 3 (1.68%) Redis
11 2 (1.12%) GIS
11 2 (1.12%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.56%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (18.44%) Cucumber
2 30 (16.76%) Git (software)
3 28 (15.64%) Jenkins
4 18 (10.06%) Subversion
5 13 (7.26%) JUnit
5 13 (7.26%) Selenium
6 9 (5.03%) JIRA
7 8 (4.47%) Maven
8 6 (3.35%) Gradle
8 6 (3.35%) PhantomJS
9 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.23%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.23%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.23%) Xcode
11 3 (1.68%) Calabash
11 3 (1.68%) Hudson
11 3 (1.68%) Robotium
11 3 (1.68%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 35 (19.55%) Finance
2 24 (13.41%) Banking
3 4 (2.23%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.68%) Games
5 2 (1.12%) Law
5 2 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (78.77%) Developer
2 69 (38.55%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.53%) Senior Developer
4 23 (12.85%) Architect
5 19 (10.61%) Applications Developer
6 17 (9.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (8.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Technical Architect
9 11 (6.15%) Java Applications Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Android Developer
10 10 (5.59%) HTML Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Node.js Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Senior Applications Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.03%) Agile Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Digital Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Java Architect
12 8 (4.47%) Digital Architect
12 8 (4.47%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (54.19%) XML
2 71 (39.66%) HTML
3 65 (36.31%) CSS
4 62 (34.64%) SOAP
5 56 (31.28%) REST
5 56 (31.28%) Spring
6 53 (29.61%) RESTful
7 50 (27.93%) Web Services
8 43 (24.02%) AngularJS
9 42 (23.46%) JDBC
10 37 (20.67%) J2EE
11 36 (20.11%) HTML5
12 32 (17.88%) CSS3
12 32 (17.88%) Middleware
13 31 (17.32%) Apache Camel
14 28 (15.64%) ActiveMQ
14 28 (15.64%) jQuery
15 23 (12.85%) Ajax
16 22 (12.29%) Node.js
16 22 (12.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.59%) User Experience
2 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.79%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.68%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.68%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.12%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Animation
7 1 (0.56%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) RIA
7 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.56%) Telematics
7 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.79%) Linux
2 13 (7.26%) Android
3 12 (6.70%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.70%) Windows
4 8 (4.47%) Unix
5 4 (2.23%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.68%) AIX
6 3 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (70.39%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.82%) TDD
3 44 (24.58%) Microservices
3 44 (24.58%) Web Development
4 43 (24.02%) BDD
4 43 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (21.23%) SOA
6 31 (17.32%) Scrum
7 29 (16.20%) High Availability
8 28 (15.64%) Kanban
9 26 (14.53%) Open Source
10 25 (13.97%) Software Engineering
11 20 (11.17%) SDLC
12 19 (10.61%) E-Commerce
13 18 (10.06%) MVC
14 16 (8.94%) Front End Development
14 16 (8.94%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (8.38%) OO
15 15 (8.38%) OOP
15 15 (8.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 110 (61.45%) Java
2 106 (59.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (14.53%) SQL
4 20 (11.17%) Ruby
5 16 (8.94%) C
5 16 (8.94%) C++
6 14 (7.82%) VB
7 13 (7.26%) Lua
8 12 (6.70%) C#
8 12 (6.70%) PHP
9 11 (6.15%) Objective-C
10 10 (5.59%) Python
11 5 (2.79%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.79%) Groovy
12 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.12%) ES6
14 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.56%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (3.91%) Degree
3 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.23%) QA
3 3 (1.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (7.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (25.14%) Oracle
2 27 (15.08%) IBM
3 10 (5.59%) ATG
3 10 (5.59%) hybris
4 7 (3.91%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.79%) Perforce
6 4 (2.23%) Sybase
7 3 (1.68%) Facebook
8 2 (1.12%) ESRI
8 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 2 (1.12%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.12%) Zend
9 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.56%) Google
9 1 (0.56%) Lotus
9 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.56%) SAP
9 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
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