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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 13 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing JSON 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.65% 0.89% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.44% 2.22% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
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£375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
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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
45 45 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.47% 40.18% 47.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 95
Average daily rate £375 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
County Antrim +11 11 £375 -
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
4 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
5 7 (63.64%) XHTML
5 7 (63.64%) Ajax
5 7 (63.64%) Web Design
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (63.64%) CSS3
5 7 (63.64%) Graceful Degradation
6 6 (54.55%) Puppet
6 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
8 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 4 (36.36%) Subversion
8 4 (36.36%) W3C
8 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (36.36%) Sass
8 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
8 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (36.36%) RESTful
8 4 (36.36%) SPARQL
8 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (36.36%) Triplestore
9 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) Triplestore
2 1 (9.09%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Mocha
2 1 (9.09%) QUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) Bower
2 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
5 7 (63.64%) Ajax
5 7 (63.64%) XHTML
5 7 (63.64%) CSS3
6 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 4 (36.36%) RESTful
7 4 (36.36%) Sass
8 3 (27.27%) WSDL
8 3 (27.27%) SOAP
9 1 (9.09%) jQuery
9 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
9 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
9 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
9 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) W3C
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Animation
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) Web Design
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (63.64%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SPARQL
3 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef