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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 121 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs citing JSON 27 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 1.16% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 5.61% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 42
Median daily rate £350 £381 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £316 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £455 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.89 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +40.90%
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
586 606 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.33% 20.62% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 303 493
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 12 £273 -29.67% 1
Edinburgh -13 12 £350 -6.66% 1
Fife - 2 £160 -
West Lothian +7 1 £420 +12.00%
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 54 (77.14%) XML
2 48 (68.57%) SOAP
3 39 (55.71%) HTTP
4 38 (54.29%) Web Services
5 37 (52.86%) RESTful
6 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (41.43%) Unit Testing
8 28 (40.00%) Java
8 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 26 (37.14%) SQL
9 26 (37.14%) REST
10 24 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (32.86%) WSDL
12 22 (31.43%) SOA
13 21 (30.00%) HTML
14 20 (28.57%) XSD
15 19 (27.14%) IBM
16 18 (25.71%) Mac OS X
16 18 (25.71%) Linux
16 18 (25.71%) Waterfall
17 17 (24.29%) Web Development
18 16 (22.86%) CSS
18 16 (22.86%) HTML5
19 13 (18.57%) CSS3
19 13 (18.57%) jQuery
19 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
19 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
19 13 (18.57%) OO
20 12 (17.14%) XSLT
20 12 (17.14%) Windows

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 (11.43%) Apache
1 8 (11.43%) MQSeries
1 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 7 (10.00%) nginx
3 6 (8.57%) JBoss
4 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 39 (55.71%) HTTP
2 12 (17.14%) SSL
3 8 (11.43%) FTP
3 8 (11.43%) HTTPS
3 8 (11.43%) WinSCP
4 3 (4.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) SoapUI
2 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.71%) JUnit
3 10 (14.29%) ClearCase
4 8 (11.43%) Subversion
4 8 (11.43%) XMLSpy
5 5 (7.14%) Cobertura
5 5 (7.14%) JBehave
6 3 (4.29%) CruiseControl
6 3 (4.29%) Fiddler
6 3 (4.29%) Maven
6 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.86%) jMock
7 2 (2.86%) Mockito
7 2 (2.86%) Selenium
7 2 (2.86%) Xcode
8 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (11.43%) Banking
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Front Office
3 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (72.86%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Integration Developer
4 8 (11.43%) PHP Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.14%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Security Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.29%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior iOS Developer
8 3 (4.29%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Angular Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.86%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (77.14%) XML
2 48 (68.57%) SOAP
3 38 (54.29%) Web Services
4 37 (52.86%) RESTful
5 26 (37.14%) REST
6 23 (32.86%) WSDL
7 21 (30.00%) HTML
8 20 (28.57%) XSD
9 16 (22.86%) CSS
9 16 (22.86%) HTML5
10 13 (18.57%) CSS3
10 13 (18.57%) jQuery
11 12 (17.14%) Hibernate
11 12 (17.14%) IBM Integration Bus
11 12 (17.14%) XSLT
12 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
12 11 (15.71%) JMS
12 11 (15.71%) Spring
13 9 (12.86%) Middleware
14 8 (11.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) DataPower
2 8 (11.43%) SWIFT
3 7 (10.00%) iPad
3 7 (10.00%) User Experience
4 6 (8.57%) Animation
4 6 (8.57%) iPhone
5 5 (7.14%) Apple TV
6 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Linux
1 18 (25.71%) Mac OS X
2 12 (17.14%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
3 9 (12.86%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (41.43%) Unit Testing
3 24 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (31.43%) SOA
5 18 (25.71%) Waterfall
6 17 (24.29%) Web Development
7 13 (18.57%) OO
8 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 12 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (15.71%) MVC
9 11 (15.71%) Project Management
9 11 (15.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (15.71%) Software Testing
10 10 (14.29%) Open Source
10 10 (14.29%) Refactoring
10 10 (14.29%) SDLC
11 9 (12.86%) Front End Development
12 8 (11.43%) API Design
12 8 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (11.43%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Java
1 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.14%) SQL
3 8 (11.43%) PHP
4 7 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 7 (10.00%) PHP 5
5 5 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.43%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) HL7
1 8 (11.43%) SEPA
2 7 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.14%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) IBM
2 8 (11.43%) HP
2 8 (11.43%) Remedy
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) Apple
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Sybase
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
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