The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 162 159 168
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing JSON 93 81 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 0.90% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.14% 3.87% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 44
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£350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £323
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +21.35%
JSON
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2248 2091 2005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.09% 23.35% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1212 1068
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 121
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £20.50 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSON across the South East region.

JSON Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the South East region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -15 18 £450 +66.66% 6
Surrey +16 15 £325 - 11
Buckinghamshire +4 14 £325 - 3
Oxfordshire -13 13 £380 +16.92% 5
Kent +2 11 - - 7
West Sussex - 11 £325 -
Hampshire -6 8 £350 +8.52% 5
Middlesex +4 1 £300 -
East Sussex -17 1 £340 +29.52% 3
Sussex - 1 £375 -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing JSON also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSON.

1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (47.44%) REST
3 99 (46.05%) Java
4 96 (44.65%) JavaScript
4 96 (44.65%) XML
5 89 (41.40%) Web Services
6 88 (40.93%) HTML
7 69 (32.09%) CSS
8 63 (29.30%) TDD
9 55 (25.58%) Linux
9 55 (25.58%) OO
10 49 (22.79%) RESTful
11 47 (21.86%) HTML5
11 47 (21.86%) Ajax
12 44 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (20.47%) Android
13 42 (19.53%) jQuery
13 42 (19.53%) Spring
14 41 (19.07%) Git (software)
14 41 (19.07%) Android Development
15 40 (18.60%) Jenkins
15 40 (18.60%) Subversion
15 40 (18.60%) Scrum
16 37 (17.21%) Android SDK
16 37 (17.21%) Unit Testing
16 37 (17.21%) C#
17 34 (15.81%) Maven
17 34 (15.81%) JUnit
18 32 (14.88%) SOAP
18 32 (14.88%) User Experience

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing JSON also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSON. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (13.02%) Tomcat
2 25 (11.63%) Apache
3 23 (10.70%) WebLogic
4 18 (8.37%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.51%) JBoss
6 11 (5.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (4.65%) CMS
8 6 (2.79%) Drupal
9 5 (2.33%) IIS
10 4 (1.86%) Confluence
10 4 (1.86%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.86%) Commerce Server
11 3 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.93%) Node.js
13 1 (0.47%) Jetty
13 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.26%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.26%) MS Office
2 7 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.16%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.51%) Amazon S3
3 10 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (3.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (3.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.33%) SaaS
8 4 (1.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.40%) IaaS
10 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.47%) GitHub
11 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.42%) Internet
2 14 (6.51%) HTTP
3 10 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.19%) FTP
5 6 (2.79%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.33%) SSL
7 4 (1.86%) AMQP
7 4 (1.86%) BIG-IP
7 4 (1.86%) Firewall
8 3 (1.40%) X.400
8 3 (1.40%) X.500
8 3 (1.40%) SMTP
9 2 (0.93%) RTSP
10 1 (0.47%) VPN
10 1 (0.47%) 802.15
10 1 (0.47%) Network Security
10 1 (0.47%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.47%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
1 14 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.05%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.58%) MySQL
4 10 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.86%) Big Data
7 4 (1.86%) Hazelcast
7 4 (1.86%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.40%) DB2
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) SQLite
10 1 (0.47%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 41 (19.07%) Git (software)
2 40 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 40 (18.60%) Subversion
3 34 (15.81%) Maven
3 34 (15.81%) JUnit
4 26 (12.09%) Cucumber
5 24 (11.16%) Selenium
6 23 (10.70%) Ant
7 19 (8.84%) Mockito
8 17 (7.91%) Visual Studio
9 11 (5.12%) Eclipse
9 11 (5.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (4.65%) Gradle
11 9 (4.19%) Xcode
11 9 (4.19%) Artifactory
11 9 (4.19%) Jasmine
11 9 (4.19%) Robotium
11 9 (4.19%) Appium
12 7 (3.26%) QUnit
13 4 (1.86%) PhantomJS
General
1 14 (6.51%) Publishing
2 6 (2.79%) Finance
2 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.86%) Marketing
3 4 (1.86%) Games
4 3 (1.40%) Military
5 2 (0.93%) Back Office
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 160 (74.42%) Developer
2 39 (18.14%) Android Developer
3 35 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 25 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (7.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (6.51%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.58%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.12%) PHP Developer
9 9 (4.19%) Programmer
9 9 (4.19%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.72%) iOS Developer
10 8 (3.72%) PL/SQL Developer
10 8 (3.72%) Analyst
11 7 (3.26%) Author
11 7 (3.26%) Technical Author
11 7 (3.26%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.26%) Designer
12 6 (2.79%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (2.79%) Architect
13 5 (2.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (47.44%) REST
2 96 (44.65%) XML
3 89 (41.40%) Web Services
4 88 (40.93%) HTML
5 69 (32.09%) CSS
6 49 (22.79%) RESTful
7 47 (21.86%) HTML5
7 47 (21.86%) Ajax
8 42 (19.53%) jQuery
8 42 (19.53%) Spring
9 37 (17.21%) Android SDK
10 32 (14.88%) SOAP
11 27 (12.56%) .NET
11 27 (12.56%) Hibernate
12 25 (11.63%) CSS3
13 18 (8.37%) JPA
14 15 (6.98%) .NET Framework
15 14 (6.51%) ASP.NET
15 14 (6.51%) EJB
16 13 (6.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.88%) User Experience
2 28 (13.02%) Mobile App
3 17 (7.91%) Open Source
4 15 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.65%) Social Media
6 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.26%) iPhone
7 7 (3.26%) iPad
8 5 (2.33%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.86%) PKI
9 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.93%) Wiki
11 2 (0.93%) Blog
12 1 (0.47%) W3C
12 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.58%) Linux
2 44 (20.47%) Android
3 19 (8.84%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.72%) Windows
5 4 (1.86%) CentOS
5 4 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.86%) UNIX
5 4 (1.86%) AIX
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.30%) TDD
3 55 (25.58%) OO
4 44 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (19.07%) Android Development
6 40 (18.60%) Scrum
7 37 (17.21%) Unit Testing
8 30 (13.95%) BDD
9 29 (13.49%) Web Development
10 28 (13.02%) Software Engineering
11 26 (12.09%) MVC
12 25 (11.63%) Mobile Development
13 23 (10.70%) OOP
14 16 (7.44%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (6.98%) Automated Testing
15 15 (6.98%) Kanban
16 13 (6.05%) iOS Development
16 13 (6.05%) Responsive Web Design
17 12 (5.58%) User Stories
18 11 (5.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 99 (46.05%) Java
2 96 (44.65%) JavaScript
3 37 (17.21%) C#
4 28 (13.02%) SQL
5 18 (8.37%) PHP
6 16 (7.44%) Python
7 9 (4.19%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.72%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.33%) PHP5
10 4 (1.86%) C
10 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.40%) Perl
11 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.93%) Groovy
13 1 (0.47%) MUMPS
13 1 (0.47%) VB
13 1 (0.47%) VBA
13 1 (0.47%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) VB6
13 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (6.98%) Degree
2 11 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) Docker
2 4 (1.86%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.86%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (9.30%) Puppet
2 12 (5.58%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.86%) Ansible
4 3 (1.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (11.16%) Oracle
2 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.72%) Google
5 7 (3.26%) IBM
6 5 (2.33%) Apple
7 4 (1.86%) F5
7 4 (1.86%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.86%) Adobe
7 4 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.40%) Clearswift
8 3 (1.40%) ION Trading
8 3 (1.40%) Facebook
8 3 (1.40%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.93%) Sencha
9 2 (0.93%) Telerik
9 2 (0.93%) Cisco
10 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.47%) Informatica
10 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
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