The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 31 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing JSON 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.72% 2.46% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 6.17% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £193 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £6.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+483.33% -66.66%
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Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 81 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.96% 39.90% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 49 34
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) concrete5
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NFC
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) OAuth
2 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (25.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (25.00%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) DRM
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter