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 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 113 101 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Contract jobs citing JSON 38 32 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 1.05% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 5.19% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 25
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+41.93% +20.15%
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
611 616 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.56% 20.29% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 336 485
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 2 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 2 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
Edinburgh -8 18 £350 -12.50% 2
Inverclyde - 9 £420 -
Glasgow -1 7 £350 -12.50% 4
Fife - 2 £160 -
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UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 (72.00%) XML
2 51 (68.00%) SOAP
3 41 (54.67%) HTTP
4 39 (52.00%) Web Services
5 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (50.67%) RESTful
6 31 (41.33%) Java
6 31 (41.33%) SQL
7 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
7 29 (38.67%) REST
8 27 (36.00%) HTML
9 24 (32.00%) Unit Testing
10 23 (30.67%) CSS
11 22 (29.33%) Linux
11 22 (29.33%) WSDL
11 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (28.00%) HTML5
12 21 (28.00%) SOA
12 21 (28.00%) Web Development
13 20 (26.67%) IBM
13 20 (26.67%) XSD
13 20 (26.67%) Waterfall
14 19 (25.33%) jQuery
14 19 (25.33%) CSS3
14 19 (25.33%) AngularJS
15 17 (22.67%) Mac OS X
16 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
16 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
17 13 (17.33%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (17.33%) Relational Database

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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 10 (13.33%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 8 (10.67%) MQSeries
4 7 (9.33%) nginx
5 5 (6.67%) JBoss
5 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.00%) Node.js
7 2 (2.67%) Drupal
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) KANA IQ
Communications & Networking
1 41 (54.67%) HTTP
2 12 (16.00%) SSL
3 9 (12.00%) FTP
3 9 (12.00%) HTTPS
3 9 (12.00%) WinSCP
4 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.00%) MySQL
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.67%) GIS
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.33%) Big Data
9 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.33%) HBase
9 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.00%) ClearCase
2 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
3 11 (14.67%) JUnit
4 9 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.00%) XMLSpy
5 6 (8.00%) Subversion
6 5 (6.67%) Cobertura
6 5 (6.67%) JBehave
7 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.00%) jMock
7 3 (4.00%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) Mockito
8 2 (2.67%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.67%) Fiddler
8 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.33%) Grunt
9 1 (1.33%) Mocha
9 1 (1.33%) Selenium
9 1 (1.33%) Xcode
General
1 9 (12.00%) Banking
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Automotive
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (73.33%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Integration Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Angular Developer
7 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Junior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (72.00%) XML
2 51 (68.00%) SOAP
3 39 (52.00%) Web Services
4 38 (50.67%) RESTful
5 29 (38.67%) REST
6 27 (36.00%) HTML
7 23 (30.67%) CSS
8 22 (29.33%) WSDL
9 21 (28.00%) HTML5
10 20 (26.67%) XSD
11 19 (25.33%) AngularJS
11 19 (25.33%) CSS3
11 19 (25.33%) jQuery
12 13 (17.33%) IBM Integration Bus
13 11 (14.67%) Hibernate
13 11 (14.67%) JMS
13 11 (14.67%) XSLT
14 10 (13.33%) Spring
15 8 (10.67%) Java EE
15 8 (10.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.00%) DataPower
2 9 (12.00%) SWIFT
2 9 (12.00%) User Experience
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 17 (22.67%) Mac OS X
3 12 (16.00%) Windows
3 12 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.33%) Unix
5 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.67%) Android
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (28.00%) SOA
4 21 (28.00%) Web Development
5 20 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
7 13 (17.33%) Front End Development
7 13 (17.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (16.00%) Project Management
8 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (14.67%) MVC
9 11 (14.67%) Refactoring
9 11 (14.67%) SDLC
10 9 (12.00%) API Design
10 9 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (12.00%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (12.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 9 (12.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) Java
1 31 (41.33%) SQL
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.00%) PHP
4 7 (9.33%) C#
4 7 (9.33%) PHP 5
5 6 (8.00%) Python
6 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SEPA
2 8 (10.67%) HL7
3 7 (9.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.67%) BladeLogic
3 3 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) IBM
2 11 (14.67%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) HP
3 9 (12.00%) Remedy
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.33%) Zend
6 3 (4.00%) Sybase
7 2 (2.67%) Facebook
7 2 (2.67%) Twitter
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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