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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 83 106 97
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing JSON 82 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.87% 1.18% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.67% 4.53% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 29
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£400 £406 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £540 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.32 £35.00 £25.58
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +36.82%
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
1069 816 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.32% 26.11% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 478 454
Average daily rate £390 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

JSON Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
Manchester +5 32 £386 +26.63% 23
Cheshire 0 26 £378 -23.73% 10
Cumbria - 14 £550 - 2
Merseyside - 3 £550 - 3
Lancashire -7 2 £551 -26.50% 5
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 95 (59.38%) Java
2 90 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (49.38%) Web Services
4 76 (47.50%) HTML
5 74 (46.25%) JavaScript
6 62 (38.75%) TDD
6 62 (38.75%) HTML5
7 51 (31.88%) REST
8 49 (30.63%) CSS
9 47 (29.38%) XML
10 43 (26.88%) Scrum
11 35 (21.88%) SOAP
11 35 (21.88%) Git (software)
12 34 (21.25%) AngularJS
13 32 (20.00%) RESTful
14 30 (18.75%) Subversion
14 30 (18.75%) CSS3
15 29 (18.13%) SDLC
15 29 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (16.88%) Android
16 27 (16.88%) Finance
16 27 (16.88%) MVC
16 27 (16.88%) Apple iOS
17 26 (16.25%) jQuery
18 24 (15.00%) Spring
18 24 (15.00%) J2EE
18 24 (15.00%) Oracle
18 24 (15.00%) OOP
19 23 (14.38%) SOA
20 22 (13.75%) Android Development

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (11.25%) Node.js
2 14 (8.75%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (2.50%) Confluence
5 3 (1.88%) CMS
5 3 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.25%) JBoss
6 2 (1.25%) Drupal
6 2 (1.25%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.25%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.63%) WordPress
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.50%) Route 53
2 4 (2.50%) Amazon Glacier
2 4 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (1.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (1.88%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.88%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.25%) IaaS
4 2 (1.25%) SaaS
4 2 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.63%) HTTP
2 10 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (1.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) Oracle Database
2 14 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.25%) MySQL
4 9 (5.63%) Big Data
5 6 (3.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.50%) Informix
7 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.50%) Redis
7 4 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.25%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.75%) Subversion
3 17 (10.63%) Cucumber
4 15 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.88%) Gradle
5 11 (6.88%) JUnit
6 10 (6.25%) Maven
7 9 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (5.00%) Selenium
9 7 (4.38%) Ant
10 6 (3.75%) Eclipse
11 5 (3.13%) JIRA
12 4 (2.50%) Mockito
12 4 (2.50%) Mocha
12 4 (2.50%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.50%) Eclipse RCP
12 4 (2.50%) Calabash
12 4 (2.50%) Appium
13 3 (1.88%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (16.88%) Finance
2 12 (7.50%) Banking
3 5 (3.13%) Retail
4 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (70.63%) Developer
2 30 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Architect
4 13 (8.13%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (8.13%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (6.88%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.00%) Designer
8 7 (4.38%) Android Developer
8 7 (4.38%) iOS Developer
8 7 (4.38%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.75%) Integration Architect
9 6 (3.75%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.13%) Consultant
10 5 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 4 (2.50%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (49.38%) Web Services
2 76 (47.50%) HTML
3 62 (38.75%) HTML5
4 51 (31.88%) REST
5 49 (30.63%) CSS
6 47 (29.38%) XML
7 35 (21.88%) SOAP
8 34 (21.25%) AngularJS
9 32 (20.00%) RESTful
10 30 (18.75%) CSS3
11 26 (16.25%) jQuery
12 24 (15.00%) J2EE
12 24 (15.00%) Spring
13 21 (13.13%) .NET
14 20 (12.50%) WSDL
15 16 (10.00%) SAML
16 14 (8.75%) Ajax
17 12 (7.50%) Servlets
17 12 (7.50%) OAuth
17 12 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.88%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.25%) User Experience
4 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.88%) Wiki
7 2 (1.25%) Telematics
7 2 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Animation
8 1 (0.63%) Informatics
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.88%) Android
1 27 (16.88%) Apple iOS
2 16 (10.00%) Linux
3 15 (9.38%) Windows
4 5 (3.13%) AIX
4 5 (3.13%) Solaris
4 5 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.50%) Windows Vista
5 4 (2.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.75%) TDD
3 43 (26.88%) Scrum
4 29 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (18.13%) SDLC
5 27 (16.88%) MVC
6 24 (15.00%) OOP
7 23 (14.38%) SOA
8 22 (13.75%) Android Development
8 22 (13.75%) iOS Development
9 20 (12.50%) OO
10 18 (11.25%) Software Engineering
10 18 (11.25%) Mobile Development
11 17 (10.63%) Pair Programming
12 15 (9.38%) BDD
13 14 (8.75%) E-Commerce
13 14 (8.75%) Configuration Management
14 13 (8.13%) Waterfall
15 10 (6.25%) Web Development
15 10 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (59.38%) Java
2 74 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 20 (12.50%) SQL
4 18 (11.25%) C#
5 14 (8.75%) XQuery
5 14 (8.75%) Objective-C
6 7 (4.38%) Scala
7 6 (3.75%) C
7 6 (3.75%) Python
7 6 (3.75%) PHP
8 5 (3.13%) C++
9 4 (2.50%) Groovy
10 3 (1.88%) Ruby
10 3 (1.88%) PHP5
11 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 15 (9.38%) Degree
1 15 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Puppet
2 2 (1.25%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (15.00%) Oracle
2 14 (8.75%) EPiServer
3 12 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (5.63%) SAP
5 5 (3.13%) IBM
5 5 (3.13%) HP
6 3 (1.88%) Adobe
6 3 (1.88%) Perforce
6 3 (1.88%) Apigee
7 2 (1.25%) Teradata
7 2 (1.25%) Google
7 2 (1.25%) Zend
7 2 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.25%) hybris
7 2 (1.25%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.25%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.63%) Apple
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