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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
UK / Scotland
Rank 83 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing JSON 27 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 1.67% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 6.60% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 16
Median daily rate £356 £365 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.39% -4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.63% +46.66%

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
526 652 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.55% 25.31% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 357 367
Median daily rate £370 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.09 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.48% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 26 February 2017.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +16 17 £369 - 3
Glasgow -4 9 £350 +16.66% 3
Stirling +6 1 £330 -9.24%
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 33 (63.46%) Java
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (55.77%) REST
4 25 (48.08%) SOAP
4 25 (48.08%) Web Services
5 24 (46.15%) HTML
6 22 (42.31%) XML
7 21 (40.38%) Jenkins
8 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
8 19 (36.54%) HTML5
9 18 (34.62%) Scrum
10 16 (30.77%) OO
11 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (26.92%) Spring
12 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
12 14 (26.92%) SQL
13 13 (25.00%) Linux
14 12 (23.08%) Unix
14 12 (23.08%) Finance
14 12 (23.08%) Maven
14 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
14 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
15 11 (21.15%) Microservices
15 11 (21.15%) Banking
15 11 (21.15%) CSS
16 10 (19.23%) .NET
16 10 (19.23%) SOA
16 10 (19.23%) MVC
17 9 (17.31%) Python
17 9 (17.31%) JMS

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 5 (9.62%) JBoss
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.77%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.38%) DB2
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL
2 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) Big Data
5 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.92%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Jenkins
2 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
3 12 (23.08%) Maven
4 9 (17.31%) Ant
4 9 (17.31%) Gradle
5 8 (15.38%) JIRA
5 8 (15.38%) Selenium
6 7 (13.46%) SoapUI
6 7 (13.46%) Subversion
6 7 (13.46%) WebDriver
7 6 (11.54%) Bugzilla
7 6 (11.54%) Hudson
7 6 (11.54%) JUnit
8 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.77%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (5.77%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.85%) Android Studio
10 2 (3.85%) Concordion
10 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.85%) JBehave
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) REST
2 25 (48.08%) SOAP
2 25 (48.08%) Web Services
3 24 (46.15%) HTML
4 22 (42.31%) XML
5 19 (36.54%) HTML5
6 14 (26.92%) Spring
7 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 11 (21.15%) CSS
9 10 (19.23%) .NET
10 9 (17.31%) JMS
11 8 (15.38%) RESTful
12 7 (13.46%) J2EE
13 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
13 6 (11.54%) jQuery
14 5 (9.62%) Java EE
14 5 (9.62%) jBPM
14 5 (9.62%) Middleware
14 5 (9.62%) XSD
14 5 (9.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Social Media
4 3 (5.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Derivative
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Equities
5 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 2 (3.85%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.92%) Animation
6 1 (1.92%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Debian
4 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Scrum
3 16 (30.77%) OO
4 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.15%) Microservices
6 10 (19.23%) MVC
6 10 (19.23%) SOA
7 8 (15.38%) TDD
8 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
8 7 (13.46%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (13.46%) Web Development
9 5 (9.62%) Coaching
9 5 (9.62%) Requirements Management
9 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
2 14 (26.92%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) Python
4 8 (15.38%) C#
5 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.92%) AppleScript
8 1 (1.92%) Clojure
8 1 (1.92%) Haskell
8 1 (1.92%) Lisp
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
1 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) MiFID
2 2 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.85%) EMIR
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) CA Agile Central
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
1 6 (11.54%) Perforce
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Apple
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Reuters
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) Telerik