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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
England / North West
Rank 80 59 83
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs citing JSON 57 103 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.17% 2.63% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.99% 10.03% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 77 35
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
816 1027 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.01% 26.21% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 639 512
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 41 23
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% +64.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Manchester -16 26 £400 +6.66% 10
Cheshire +3 19 £430 +6.83% 9
Lancashire +5 6 £550 +4.76% 2
Merseyside - 1 £325 - 1
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 93 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (54.19%) Java
3 80 (51.61%) XML
4 70 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 60 (38.71%) HTML
6 59 (38.06%) Web Services
7 57 (36.77%) TDD
8 54 (34.84%) RESTful
9 49 (31.61%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (31.61%) Scrum
10 46 (29.68%) Spring
10 46 (29.68%) SQL
11 43 (27.74%) CSS
11 43 (27.74%) NoSQL
12 42 (27.10%) Git (software)
13 40 (25.81%) BDD
13 40 (25.81%) Linux
14 37 (23.87%) REST
15 36 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
16 35 (22.58%) Web Development
16 35 (22.58%) Oracle
16 35 (22.58%) Jenkins
17 34 (21.94%) Cucumber
17 34 (21.94%) MongoDB
18 31 (20.00%) Relational Database
19 30 (19.35%) Windows
20 29 (18.71%) HTML5
21 28 (18.06%) AngularJS
22 25 (16.13%) Ajax
22 25 (16.13%) jQuery

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 17 (10.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (8.39%) CMS
3 7 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.23%) JBoss
4 5 (3.23%) Jetty
4 5 (3.23%) nginx
5 3 (1.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.29%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 36 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.87%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.58%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.58%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (2.58%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.58%) AWS CloudTrail
4 4 (2.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.94%) PaaS
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.84%) HTTP
2 6 (3.87%) Internet
3 5 (3.23%) AMQP
4 4 (2.58%) VPN
5 3 (1.94%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.65%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.74%) NoSQL
2 34 (21.94%) MongoDB
3 31 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
5 20 (12.90%) DB2
6 18 (11.61%) Big Data
7 14 (9.03%) MySQL
8 7 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.29%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (27.10%) Git (software)
2 35 (22.58%) Jenkins
3 34 (21.94%) Cucumber
4 20 (12.90%) JUnit
5 17 (10.97%) Selenium
6 14 (9.03%) Subversion
7 13 (8.39%) JIRA
8 9 (5.81%) Maven
9 6 (3.87%) PhantomJS
10 5 (3.23%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.58%) Gradle
11 4 (2.58%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.58%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.58%) Xcode
12 3 (1.94%) Grunt
12 3 (1.94%) gulp
12 3 (1.94%) JMeter
12 3 (1.94%) LoadUI
12 3 (1.94%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (13.55%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) Banking
3 5 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (67.10%) Developer
2 44 (28.39%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.90%) Architect
4 11 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (7.10%) Technical Leader
5 10 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.81%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.16%) Android Developer
7 8 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.52%) HTML Developer
8 7 (4.52%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.52%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (4.52%) PHP Developer
8 7 (4.52%) Scala Software Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (3.87%) Python Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Technical Developer
10 5 (3.23%) Lead Software Developer
10 5 (3.23%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (51.61%) XML
2 60 (38.71%) HTML
3 59 (38.06%) Web Services
4 54 (34.84%) RESTful
5 46 (29.68%) Spring
6 43 (27.74%) CSS
7 37 (23.87%) REST
8 29 (18.71%) HTML5
9 28 (18.06%) AngularJS
10 25 (16.13%) Ajax
10 25 (16.13%) J2EE
10 25 (16.13%) jQuery
11 23 (14.84%) SOAP
12 22 (14.19%) CSS3
13 21 (13.55%) Node.js
13 21 (13.55%) Sass
14 19 (12.26%) Middleware
15 16 (10.32%) XML Messaging
16 14 (9.03%) XSLT
17 12 (7.74%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
3 7 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.87%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.58%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.65%) New Media
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.65%) Telematics
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.81%) Linux
2 30 (19.35%) Windows
3 22 (14.19%) Unix
4 15 (9.68%) AIX
5 13 (8.39%) Apple iOS
6 12 (7.74%) Android
7 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.77%) TDD
3 49 (31.61%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (31.61%) Scrum
4 40 (25.81%) BDD
5 35 (22.58%) Web Development
6 22 (14.19%) Software Engineering
7 21 (13.55%) Microservices
7 21 (13.55%) SOA
8 20 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 20 (12.90%) OO
9 18 (11.61%) SDLC
10 17 (10.97%) High Availability
10 17 (10.97%) Kanban
10 17 (10.97%) Pair Programming
11 16 (10.32%) Automated Testing
12 15 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (9.03%) Configuration Management
13 14 (9.03%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 84 (54.19%) Java
2 70 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 46 (29.68%) SQL
4 22 (14.19%) Ruby
5 18 (11.61%) Python
6 13 (8.39%) C#
7 12 (7.74%) Scala
8 11 (7.10%) Objective-C
9 9 (5.81%) Perl
10 8 (5.16%) Apple Swift
10 8 (5.16%) PHP
11 3 (1.94%) Go
11 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.29%) C++
12 2 (1.29%) ES6
12 2 (1.29%) Groovy
13 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.87%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.94%) Degree
3 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.87%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.52%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.87%) Puppet
4 4 (2.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (22.58%) Oracle
2 12 (7.74%) ATG
2 12 (7.74%) hybris
3 10 (6.45%) Perforce
4 5 (3.23%) Sybase
5 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.58%) Twitter
6 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.29%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Facebook
8 1 (0.65%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
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