The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 61 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing JSON 10 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 1.16% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.69% 5.05% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £341 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £600 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.32 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +60.91%
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
271 198 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.78% 22.92% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 99 139
Average daily rate £413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -30.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) OOP
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) UNIX
7 6 (35.29%) AIX
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) DB2
7 6 (35.29%) ETL
7 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) Ab Initio
7 6 (35.29%) Validation
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
7 6 (35.29%) JIRA
7 6 (35.29%) Kanban
7 6 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Testing
7 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (35.29%) REST
8 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
8 5 (29.41%) User Experience
8 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Migration
8 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (29.41%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
1 3 (17.65%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) DB2
1 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Xcode
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Python Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) CSS3
3 4 (23.53%) Sass
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) Django
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) UIKit
4 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
1 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) OOP
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Kanban
3 6 (35.29%) Validation
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.88%) API Testing
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PHP5
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft