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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
UK / Scotland
Rank 87 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing JSON 19 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 1.63% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 6.62% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 20
Median daily rate £400 £350 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £225 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +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
477 650 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.79% 24.58% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 374 370
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £36.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £22.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 +12 12 £425 +13.33% 4
Glasgow -5 6 £388 +14.81% 3
Stirling +3 1 £330 -26.66%
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (57.78%) REST
2 25 (55.56%) Java
3 24 (53.33%) HTML
4 23 (51.11%) SOAP
5 22 (48.89%) XML
6 19 (42.22%) Web Services
7 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 15 (33.33%) HTML5
8 14 (31.11%) CSS
9 12 (26.67%) SQL
9 12 (26.67%) OO
9 12 (26.67%) Spring
10 11 (24.44%) .NET
11 10 (22.22%) C#
11 10 (22.22%) Unix
11 10 (22.22%) JMS
11 10 (22.22%) Maven
11 10 (22.22%) Finance
11 10 (22.22%) Scrum
11 10 (22.22%) JIRA
11 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (22.22%) Microservices
12 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.00%) RESTful
12 9 (20.00%) Banking
12 9 (20.00%) SOA
13 8 (17.78%) JUnit

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 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 3 (6.67%) Confluence
3 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.11%) DB2
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) IBM BigInsights
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.22%) JIRA
2 10 (22.22%) Maven
3 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (17.78%) Gradle
4 8 (17.78%) JUnit
5 7 (15.56%) Ant
6 4 (8.89%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (6.67%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.67%) Hudson
7 3 (6.67%) Selenium
7 3 (6.67%) Subversion
8 2 (4.44%) Android Studio
8 2 (4.44%) Artifactory
8 2 (4.44%) Concordion
8 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.44%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.44%) JBehave
9 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.22%) YouTrack
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Front Office
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.44%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.44%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Sitecore Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Designer
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) REST
2 24 (53.33%) HTML
3 23 (51.11%) SOAP
4 22 (48.89%) XML
5 19 (42.22%) Web Services
6 15 (33.33%) HTML5
7 14 (31.11%) CSS
8 12 (26.67%) Spring
9 11 (24.44%) .NET
10 10 (22.22%) JMS
11 9 (20.00%) RESTful
12 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
13 7 (15.56%) J2EE
13 7 (15.56%) Middleware
14 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
14 6 (13.33%) JDBC
14 6 (13.33%) jQuery
15 5 (11.11%) CSS3
16 4 (8.89%) Apache CXF
16 4 (8.89%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Social Media
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Derivative
4 2 (4.44%) Equities
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Animation
5 1 (2.22%) DataPower
5 1 (2.22%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Unix
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) AIX
4 1 (2.22%) HPUX
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) OO
3 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.22%) Microservices
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) SOA
5 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.33%) MVC
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.67%) Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.67%) OOP
9 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) AppleScript
8 1 (2.22%) Clojure
8 1 (2.22%) Groovy
8 1 (2.22%) Haskell
8 1 (2.22%) Lisp
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
1 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.67%) Perforce
3 2 (4.44%) Apple
3 2 (4.44%) Reuters
3 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) Telerik