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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 37 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing JSON 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.41% 1.37% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 5.26% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate £425 £418 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +28.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +8.69%
JSON
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
107 95 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 37.68% 25.96% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 64 34
Average daily rate £400 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
4 9 (64.29%) REST
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) JBoss
7 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
8 5 (35.71%) JUnit
8 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
8 5 (35.71%) Scrum
8 5 (35.71%) Publishing
8 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
8 5 (35.71%) Spring
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (35.71%) Mockito
8 5 (35.71%) BDD
8 5 (35.71%) Open Source
8 5 (35.71%) Kanban
8 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (35.71%) Content Enrichment
9 4 (28.57%) API Development
9 4 (28.57%) CSS3
9 4 (28.57%) Amazon SQS

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
1 5 (35.71%) Mockito
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) AWS Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Developer
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (28.57%) HTML Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Magento Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Magento Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 9 (64.29%) REST
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Sass
8 3 (21.43%) RESTful
9 2 (14.29%) React
10 1 (7.14%) Ajax
10 1 (7.14%) Django
10 1 (7.14%) Java EE
10 1 (7.14%) JDBC
10 1 (7.14%) jQuery
10 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
10 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Content Enrichment
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Kanban
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) API Development
4 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Product Management
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Progress