The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 91 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing JSON 27 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 1.34% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 6.59% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 14
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £425 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
JSON
UK

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
548 592 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.22% 20.32% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 346 441
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 18 £348 -0.71% 2
Edinburgh +10 8 £400 +14.28% 4
Stirling +1 1 £330 -30.52%
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JSON.

1 35 (63.64%) Java
2 31 (56.36%) XML
3 26 (47.27%) HTML
4 25 (45.45%) Web Services
4 25 (45.45%) REST
5 24 (43.64%) SOAP
6 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (32.73%) SQL
7 18 (32.73%) RESTful
8 17 (30.91%) CSS
9 16 (29.09%) Unix
9 16 (29.09%) Spring
10 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.45%) HTML5
11 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
12 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
12 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (23.64%) .NET
12 13 (23.64%) Maven
13 12 (21.82%) Windows
13 12 (21.82%) Linux
13 12 (21.82%) SOA
13 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
13 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
14 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 11 (20.00%) JMS
14 11 (20.00%) C#
14 11 (20.00%) JDBC
14 11 (20.00%) Finance

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.55%) JBoss
2 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SSH
1 4 (7.27%) SSL
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) Big Data
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.64%) Maven
3 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
4 10 (18.18%) JUnit
5 8 (14.55%) JIRA
6 6 (10.91%) Subversion
7 5 (9.09%) Ant
7 5 (9.09%) Gradle
8 4 (7.27%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (7.27%) git-flow
8 4 (7.27%) GitLab
8 4 (7.27%) Selenium
8 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.64%) Artifactory
10 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
10 2 (3.64%) Fiddler
11 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
11 1 (1.82%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Front Office
3 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) French Language
4 2 (3.64%) German Language
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Integration Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Sitecore Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) XML
2 26 (47.27%) HTML
3 25 (45.45%) REST
3 25 (45.45%) Web Services
4 24 (43.64%) SOAP
5 18 (32.73%) RESTful
6 17 (30.91%) CSS
7 16 (29.09%) Spring
8 14 (25.45%) HTML5
9 13 (23.64%) .NET
10 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 11 (20.00%) JDBC
10 11 (20.00%) JMS
11 8 (14.55%) Hibernate
12 7 (12.73%) J2EE
12 7 (12.73%) jQuery
12 7 (12.73%) Middleware
13 6 (10.91%) LESS
13 6 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (10.91%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.27%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.45%) Social Media
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Equities
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.82%) DataPower
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Unix
2 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) AIX
3 7 (12.73%) HPUX
3 7 (12.73%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
3 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (21.82%) SOA
4 8 (14.55%) Microservices
4 8 (14.55%) Scrum
5 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.73%) MVC
5 7 (12.73%) OO
5 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
5 7 (12.73%) Web Development
6 6 (10.91%) Analytics
6 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 4 (7.27%) Workflow
9 3 (5.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) C#
5 9 (16.36%) PHP
5 9 (16.36%) Python
6 8 (14.55%) Perl
7 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.82%) AppleScript
8 1 (1.82%) Clojure
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) Haskell
8 1 (1.82%) Lisp
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) OVPA
2 1 (1.82%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.82%) Kibana
2 1 (1.82%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) HP
2 5 (9.09%) IBM
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) ForgeRock
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) Reuters
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.64%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.82%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) Telerik