The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 106 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Contract jobs citing JSON 32 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 1.85% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 6.13% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 16
Average daily rate
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£394 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £463
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
614 800 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.09% 30.19% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 466 358
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £23.50 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% -24.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £21.64 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £85.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Scotland region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Glasgow -1 15 £394 +21.15%
Edinburgh -19 15 £400 - 1
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (57.35%) RESTful
2 35 (51.47%) Java
2 35 (51.47%) XML
3 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (42.65%) TDD
5 28 (41.18%) HTML
5 28 (41.18%) Web Services
6 24 (35.29%) BDD
7 23 (33.82%) CSS
8 21 (30.88%) SQL
8 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
9 20 (29.41%) Finance
10 19 (27.94%) Jenkins
11 18 (26.47%) Scrum
11 18 (26.47%) C#
12 17 (25.00%) Maven
12 17 (25.00%) Selenium
13 16 (23.53%) .NET
13 16 (23.53%) Cucumber
14 15 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (22.06%) Ant
14 15 (22.06%) SOA
15 14 (20.59%) SOAP
16 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
17 12 (17.65%) Spring
17 12 (17.65%) MVC
17 12 (17.65%) Open Source
17 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (16.18%) Android

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.76%) JBoss
2 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) WordPress
2 8 (11.76%) nginx
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) CMS
3 3 (4.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.88%) MySQL
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.94%) SQLite
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.00%) Selenium
2 17 (25.00%) Maven
3 16 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 15 (22.06%) Ant
5 10 (14.71%) FitNesse
5 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
6 9 (13.24%) Eclipse
7 7 (10.29%) Subversion
7 7 (10.29%) Mercurial
7 7 (10.29%) Hudson
8 5 (7.35%) Gradle
8 5 (7.35%) WebDriver
8 5 (7.35%) JIRA
9 3 (4.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (4.41%) MSTest
9 3 (4.41%) Moq
9 3 (4.41%) Xcode
9 3 (4.41%) NUnit
10 2 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (64.71%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Android Developer
6 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) UI Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (57.35%) RESTful
2 35 (51.47%) XML
3 28 (41.18%) Web Services
3 28 (41.18%) HTML
4 23 (33.82%) CSS
5 16 (23.53%) .NET
6 14 (20.59%) SOAP
7 12 (17.65%) Spring
8 11 (16.18%) REST
9 10 (14.71%) XML Schema
9 10 (14.71%) HTML5
9 10 (14.71%) jQuery
10 9 (13.24%) Ajax
10 9 (13.24%) CSS3
11 8 (11.76%) JSP
12 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
12 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
13 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
13 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Open Source
1 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.35%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Health Informatics
4 2 (2.94%) iPhone
4 2 (2.94%) Informatics
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.47%) Animation
5 1 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.47%) iPad
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Android
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) Mac OS X
3 9 (13.24%) Apple iOS
4 8 (11.76%) Windows
5 5 (7.35%) UNIX
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.65%) TDD
3 24 (35.29%) BDD
4 18 (26.47%) Scrum
5 15 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.06%) SOA
6 12 (17.65%) MVC
7 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.76%) OO
10 8 (11.76%) Android Development
10 8 (11.76%) DevOps
11 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.29%) User Stories
11 7 (10.29%) Multithreading
12 6 (8.82%) Refactoring
13 5 (7.35%) Web Development
13 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
14 4 (5.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) Java
2 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.88%) SQL
4 18 (26.47%) C#
5 11 (16.18%) PHP
6 9 (13.24%) XPath
7 8 (11.76%) PHP5
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) VBScript
8 2 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.94%) VB6
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Google
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) Apple
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