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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank - 15 20
Contract jobs citing JSON 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 8.16% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 19.05% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £342
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.89 £38.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +72.22%
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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
20 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.22% 42.86% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 6
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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