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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 81 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing JSON 78 73 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.13% 1.93% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 8.92% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 27
Median daily rate £426 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £56.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £55.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +77.41%
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
940 818 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.69% 21.66% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 522 425
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 9
Median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.62% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £16.16 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +5 44 £406 +16.07% 10
Cheshire +5 28 £475 +5.55% 5
Lancashire - 5 £370 - 1
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 117 (70.06%) XML
2 113 (67.66%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (62.28%) Java
4 88 (52.69%) JavaScript
5 81 (48.50%) SOAP
6 66 (39.52%) REST
7 64 (38.32%) HTTP
8 61 (36.53%) Web Services
9 57 (34.13%) HTML
10 54 (32.34%) CSS
11 49 (29.34%) JDBC
12 48 (28.74%) Apache
13 46 (27.54%) Oracle
13 46 (27.54%) RESTful
14 45 (26.95%) Linux
14 45 (26.95%) SOA
15 40 (23.95%) J2EE
15 40 (23.95%) MySQL
16 39 (23.35%) JBoss
16 39 (23.35%) High Availability
17 36 (21.56%) HTML5
17 36 (21.56%) Apache Camel
17 36 (21.56%) Microservices
17 36 (21.56%) Tomcat
17 36 (21.56%) Spring
18 34 (20.36%) Finance
18 34 (20.36%) Middleware
19 33 (19.76%) SQL
19 33 (19.76%) ActiveMQ
20 32 (19.16%) Banking

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 48 (28.74%) Apache
2 39 (23.35%) JBoss
3 36 (21.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.99%) IIS
5 4 (2.40%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.20%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.60%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.20%) Google Play
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (38.32%) HTTP
2 14 (8.38%) HTTPS
2 14 (8.38%) LDAP
3 5 (2.99%) Internet
4 3 (1.80%) Network Security
5 2 (1.20%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.95%) MySQL
2 31 (18.56%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (8.98%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.38%) Hadoop
5 13 (7.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.99%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.99%) Redis
7 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.20%) GIS
8 2 (1.20%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) DB2
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.98%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.78%) JUnit
3 11 (6.59%) JIRA
4 8 (4.79%) Gradle
4 8 (4.79%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.79%) Subversion
5 5 (2.99%) Maven
5 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.40%) Ant
6 4 (2.40%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.40%) Mockito
7 3 (1.80%) Calabash
7 3 (1.80%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.80%) Hudson
7 3 (1.80%) Robotium
7 3 (1.80%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.20%) Xcode
General
1 34 (20.36%) Finance
2 32 (19.16%) Banking
3 4 (2.40%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.20%) Law
4 2 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (76.05%) Developer
2 59 (35.33%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.37%) Applications Developer
3 24 (14.37%) Senior Developer
4 19 (11.38%) Architect
5 17 (10.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (7.78%) Technical Architect
7 12 (7.19%) Agile Developer
8 11 (6.59%) Android Developer
8 11 (6.59%) Java Applications Developer
8 11 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Digital Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Applications Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Java Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Digital Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.19%) Agile Java Developer
12 7 (4.19%) Digital Technical Architect
12 7 (4.19%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (70.06%) XML
2 81 (48.50%) SOAP
3 66 (39.52%) REST
4 61 (36.53%) Web Services
5 57 (34.13%) HTML
6 54 (32.34%) CSS
7 49 (29.34%) JDBC
8 46 (27.54%) RESTful
9 40 (23.95%) J2EE
10 36 (21.56%) Apache Camel
10 36 (21.56%) HTML5
10 36 (21.56%) Spring
11 34 (20.36%) Middleware
12 33 (19.76%) ActiveMQ
13 30 (17.96%) CSS3
14 27 (16.17%) AngularJS
15 21 (12.57%) .NET
15 21 (12.57%) jQuery
16 16 (9.58%) SAML
17 14 (8.38%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.99%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.39%) User Experience
3 7 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.80%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.80%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.80%) NHS
5 3 (1.80%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.20%) Wiki
7 1 (0.60%) Animation
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) RIA
7 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.95%) Linux
2 15 (8.98%) Android
3 10 (5.99%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.39%) Windows
5 3 (1.80%) Unix
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) AIX
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (67.66%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.95%) SOA
3 39 (23.35%) High Availability
4 36 (21.56%) Microservices
5 31 (18.56%) TDD
6 27 (16.17%) Open Source
7 26 (15.57%) Scrum
8 24 (14.37%) BDD
8 24 (14.37%) Software Engineering
9 23 (13.77%) Kanban
9 23 (13.77%) MVC
9 23 (13.77%) Web Development
10 21 (12.57%) OO
11 20 (11.98%) E-business
12 18 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (10.18%) SDLC
14 15 (8.98%) Front End Development
14 15 (8.98%) Integration Testing
14 15 (8.98%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (8.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 104 (62.28%) Java
2 88 (52.69%) JavaScript
3 33 (19.76%) SQL
4 27 (16.17%) C++
5 24 (14.37%) C
6 15 (8.98%) C#
7 14 (8.38%) VB
8 13 (7.78%) Lua
9 11 (6.59%) PHP
10 8 (4.79%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.79%) Python
11 7 (4.19%) Scala
12 5 (2.99%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.40%) Groovy
13 4 (2.40%) Ruby
13 4 (2.40%) XQuery
14 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.20%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.20%) ES6
15 2 (1.20%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.19%) Degree
3 8 (4.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (4.19%) BC Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.20%) PhD
6 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (8.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (27.54%) Oracle
2 32 (19.16%) IBM
3 5 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.80%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.80%) WorldPay
5 2 (1.20%) ESRI
5 2 (1.20%) Facebook
5 2 (1.20%) Google
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.20%) Software AG
5 2 (1.20%) Talend
5 2 (1.20%) Twitter
5 2 (1.20%) Zend
6 1 (0.60%) Lotus
6 1 (0.60%) SAP
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