The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank - 13 22
Contract jobs citing JSON 0 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 9.82% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 22.92% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £38.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+34.19% +21.09%
JSON
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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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.77% 42.86% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 7
Median daily rate £325 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland