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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 74 91 100
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Contract jobs citing JSON 81 82 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.33% 1.90% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 7.80% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 57 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £350 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £610 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £55.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.32 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% -1.94%
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
956 1051 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.49% 24.30% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 678 469
Median daily rate £375 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +16 47 £400 +3.89% 19
Cheshire +9 28 £469 +23.35% 6
Merseyside +6 3 £350 -36.36% 4
Lancashire +16 2 £450 -18.36%
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 110 (69.62%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (60.76%) Java
3 94 (59.49%) XML
4 88 (55.70%) JavaScript
5 63 (39.87%) SOAP
6 60 (37.97%) HTTP
7 57 (36.08%) HTML
8 56 (35.44%) REST
9 54 (34.18%) CSS
10 52 (32.91%) Web Services
11 46 (29.11%) RESTful
12 45 (28.48%) Spring
13 44 (27.85%) Apache
14 43 (27.22%) JDBC
15 41 (25.95%) Oracle
15 41 (25.95%) Microservices
16 40 (25.32%) MySQL
17 39 (24.68%) Linux
18 38 (24.05%) SOA
19 36 (22.78%) JBoss
20 34 (21.52%) Tomcat
20 34 (21.52%) J2EE
20 34 (21.52%) TDD
20 34 (21.52%) AngularJS
21 33 (20.89%) Web Development
22 32 (20.25%) BDD
23 31 (19.62%) Apache Camel
23 31 (19.62%) Finance
24 29 (18.35%) PostgreSQL
24 29 (18.35%) Middleware

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 (27.85%) Apache
2 36 (22.78%) JBoss
3 34 (21.52%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.06%) IIS
5 5 (3.16%) CMS
5 5 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.90%) Jetty
6 3 (1.90%) nginx
7 2 (1.27%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.63%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.63%) Google Play
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (37.97%) HTTP
2 14 (8.86%) HTTPS
2 14 (8.86%) LDAP
3 9 (5.70%) Internet
4 5 (3.16%) AMQP
5 3 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.32%) MySQL
2 29 (18.35%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (10.13%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.49%) Hadoop
5 13 (8.23%) NoSQL
6 12 (7.59%) SQL Server
7 11 (6.96%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.53%) Redis
9 2 (1.27%) GIS
9 2 (1.27%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) DB2
10 1 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.63%) OpenStack Swift
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (12.66%) Cucumber
2 18 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.76%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.13%) Subversion
5 11 (6.96%) JUnit
6 10 (6.33%) JIRA
7 8 (5.06%) Selenium
8 5 (3.16%) Gradle
8 5 (3.16%) Maven
8 5 (3.16%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.16%) Xcode
9 4 (2.53%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.90%) Calabash
10 3 (1.90%) Hudson
10 3 (1.90%) Robotium
10 3 (1.90%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.27%) Babel
11 2 (1.27%) PhantomJS
11 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 31 (19.62%) Finance
2 24 (15.19%) Banking
3 4 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.27%) Law
4 2 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (75.32%) Developer
2 61 (38.61%) Java Developer
3 22 (13.92%) Senior Developer
4 21 (13.29%) Applications Developer
5 20 (12.66%) Architect
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (8.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (8.23%) Technical Architect
8 11 (6.96%) Java Applications Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Agile Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Senior Applications Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Android Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Digital Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Java Architect
11 8 (5.06%) Digital Architect
11 8 (5.06%) HTML Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Node.js Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Technical Leader
12 7 (4.43%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (59.49%) XML
2 63 (39.87%) SOAP
3 57 (36.08%) HTML
4 56 (35.44%) REST
5 54 (34.18%) CSS
6 52 (32.91%) Web Services
7 46 (29.11%) RESTful
8 45 (28.48%) Spring
9 43 (27.22%) JDBC
10 34 (21.52%) AngularJS
10 34 (21.52%) J2EE
11 31 (19.62%) Apache Camel
12 29 (18.35%) HTML5
12 29 (18.35%) Middleware
13 28 (17.72%) ActiveMQ
14 27 (17.09%) CSS3
15 23 (14.56%) jQuery
16 19 (12.03%) SAML
17 18 (11.39%) Node.js
18 17 (10.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.06%) Mobile App
1 8 (5.06%) User Experience
2 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.90%) Cryptography
4 3 (1.90%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.90%) Streaming Media
4 3 (1.90%) Wiki
5 2 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Animation
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) RIA
6 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.68%) Linux
2 12 (7.59%) Android
3 11 (6.96%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.96%) Windows
4 6 (3.80%) Unix
4 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (69.62%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.95%) Microservices
3 38 (24.05%) SOA
4 34 (21.52%) TDD
5 33 (20.89%) Web Development
6 32 (20.25%) BDD
7 29 (18.35%) High Availability
8 28 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (16.46%) Open Source
9 26 (16.46%) Scrum
10 25 (15.82%) Software Engineering
11 23 (14.56%) Kanban
12 20 (12.66%) MVC
13 16 (10.13%) SDLC
14 15 (9.49%) Automated Testing
14 15 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (8.86%) E-business
15 14 (8.86%) Integration Testing
15 14 (8.86%) Waterfall
16 13 (8.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 96 (60.76%) Java
2 88 (55.70%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.82%) SQL
4 17 (10.76%) C
4 17 (10.76%) C++
5 14 (8.86%) Ruby
5 14 (8.86%) VB
6 13 (8.23%) Lua
7 12 (7.59%) C#
8 11 (6.96%) Objective-C
8 11 (6.96%) PHP
9 7 (4.43%) Python
10 5 (3.16%) Apple Swift
10 5 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.16%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.53%) Groovy
12 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.27%) ES6
13 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.63%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.33%) Degree
3 7 (4.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (25.95%) Oracle
2 27 (17.09%) IBM
3 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.16%) ATG
4 5 (3.16%) hybris
5 3 (1.90%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.27%) ESRI
6 2 (1.27%) Facebook
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.27%) Twitter
6 2 (1.27%) Zend
7 1 (0.63%) Google
7 1 (0.63%) Lotus
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Software AG
7 1 (0.63%) Talend
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