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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 67 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +8
Contract jobs citing JSON 242 149 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.91% 1.51% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.42% 5.88% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 99 56
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £23.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 - £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 - £32.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -6.63%
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
2322 2534 2225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.89% 25.62% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1688 1284
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 36
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 30 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

JSON Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Oxfordshire +50 97 £450 +33.33% 8
Berkshire +30 63 £400 +28.00% 9
Hampshire +8 32 £368 -7.54% 8
West Sussex -4 17 £400 - 3
Buckinghamshire +9 13 £313 -2.34% 6
Surrey +1 5 £419 +4.68% 5
East Sussex +4 4 £400 - 3
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Middlesex -2 2 £400 - 1
Kent 0 1 - - 4
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 South East region with a requirement for JSON.

1 263 (60.32%) Java
2 257 (58.94%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (44.27%) HTML
4 189 (43.35%) JavaScript
5 181 (41.51%) REST
6 171 (39.22%) XML
7 159 (36.47%) Spring
8 158 (36.24%) CSS
9 142 (32.57%) Scrum
10 141 (32.34%) Linux
11 138 (31.65%) Jenkins
12 135 (30.96%) HTML5
13 133 (30.50%) JUnit
14 129 (29.59%) SQL
15 124 (28.44%) Web Services
16 121 (27.75%) AngularJS
17 119 (27.29%) Continuous Integration
18 114 (26.15%) Tomcat
19 112 (25.69%) Python
19 112 (25.69%) RESTful
20 110 (25.23%) Git (software)
21 108 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
22 104 (23.85%) CSS3
23 99 (22.71%) Web Development
24 89 (20.41%) Ajax
25 84 (19.27%) Open Source
26 81 (18.58%) TDD
27 80 (18.35%) Scala
28 79 (18.12%) Subversion
29 77 (17.66%) Cucumber

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 114 (26.15%) Tomcat
2 53 (12.16%) WebLogic
3 50 (11.47%) JBoss
4 41 (9.40%) Elasticsearch
5 40 (9.17%) WebSphere
6 37 (8.49%) Apache
7 29 (6.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 27 (6.19%) Confluence
9 14 (3.21%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (2.52%) SharePoint
11 10 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.83%) Apache Spark
13 7 (1.61%) Commerce Server
13 7 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.15%) CMS
14 5 (1.15%) GemFire
14 5 (1.15%) nginx
14 5 (1.15%) WordPress
15 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.69%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.69%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.46%) GIMP
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (4.36%) Magento
2 5 (1.15%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 108 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (12.16%) GitHub
4 51 (11.70%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (5.50%) PaaS
6 22 (5.05%) Amazon S3
6 22 (5.05%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (1.61%) Bluemix
7 7 (1.61%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.92%) IaaS
8 4 (0.92%) SaaS
9 3 (0.69%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 60 (13.76%) HTTP
2 6 (1.38%) AMQP
3 5 (1.15%) Internet
3 5 (1.15%) Network Security
3 5 (1.15%) SSL
4 4 (0.92%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.69%) FTP
5 3 (0.69%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.46%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (16.97%) MongoDB
2 48 (11.01%) NoSQL
3 41 (9.40%) MySQL
4 37 (8.49%) Couchbase
5 26 (5.96%) SQL Server
6 21 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.52%) Big Data
8 10 (2.29%) VoltDB
9 9 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.83%) HBase
11 7 (1.61%) DB2
12 5 (1.15%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.15%) OLTP
13 4 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.92%) DocumentDB
13 4 (0.92%) Power BI
13 4 (0.92%) Redis
14 3 (0.69%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 138 (31.65%) Jenkins
2 133 (30.50%) JUnit
3 110 (25.23%) Git (software)
4 79 (18.12%) Subversion
5 77 (17.66%) Cucumber
6 62 (14.22%) Maven
7 42 (9.63%) JIRA
8 40 (9.17%) Mockito
9 37 (8.49%) Spock
10 36 (8.26%) Selenium
11 31 (7.11%) Eclipse
12 20 (4.59%) Sonatype Nexus
12 20 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (4.36%) Gradle
14 18 (4.13%) PHPUnit
15 17 (3.90%) Vagrant
16 15 (3.44%) TeamCity
17 14 (3.21%) JMeter
18 13 (2.98%) SoapUI
19 12 (2.75%) Grunt
General
1 44 (10.09%) Publishing
2 20 (4.59%) Finance
3 9 (2.06%) Retail
4 8 (1.83%) Marketing
5 6 (1.38%) Banking
6 3 (0.69%) Automotive
7 2 (0.46%) French Language
7 2 (0.46%) Games
7 2 (0.46%) German Language
7 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.46%) Legal
7 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 350 (80.28%) Developer
2 161 (36.93%) Java Developer
3 50 (11.47%) Agile Developer
4 48 (11.01%) AWS Developer
5 39 (8.94%) Scala Developer
6 37 (8.49%) PHP Developer
6 37 (8.49%) Web Developer
7 33 (7.57%) HTML Developer
8 32 (7.34%) HTML CSS Developer
8 32 (7.34%) JavaScript Developer
9 31 (7.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (6.42%) Agile Java Developer
11 25 (5.73%) Senior Developer
12 24 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
12 24 (5.50%) Java Scala Developer
13 22 (5.05%) Software Engineer
14 21 (4.82%) Node.js Developer
15 20 (4.59%) .NET Developer
16 19 (4.36%) C# Developer
17 18 (4.13%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (44.27%) HTML
2 181 (41.51%) REST
3 171 (39.22%) XML
4 159 (36.47%) Spring
5 158 (36.24%) CSS
6 135 (30.96%) HTML5
7 124 (28.44%) Web Services
8 121 (27.75%) AngularJS
9 112 (25.69%) RESTful
10 104 (23.85%) CSS3
11 89 (20.41%) Ajax
12 75 (17.20%) JMS
13 69 (15.83%) J2EE
14 62 (14.22%) jQuery
15 59 (13.53%) Django
16 53 (12.16%) SOAP
17 51 (11.70%) Play Framework
18 45 (10.32%) Ruby on Rails
19 43 (9.86%) .NET
20 41 (9.40%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.42%) User Experience
2 22 (5.05%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.05%) Private Cloud
3 18 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.52%) iPhone
6 10 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.29%) iPad
7 8 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.15%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.69%) Blog
10 3 (0.69%) DataPower
10 3 (0.69%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.46%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.46%) Replication
11 2 (0.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 141 (32.34%) Linux
2 66 (15.14%) Unix
3 35 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (4.82%) Android
5 14 (3.21%) Windows
6 13 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.52%) CentOS
8 8 (1.83%) AIX
9 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.23%) VMS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (58.94%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (32.57%) Scrum
3 119 (27.29%) Continuous Integration
4 99 (22.71%) Web Development
5 84 (19.27%) Open Source
6 81 (18.58%) TDD
7 67 (15.37%) Kanban
8 66 (15.14%) MVC
9 63 (14.45%) Automated Testing
10 50 (11.47%) Configuration Management
11 48 (11.01%) BDD
12 45 (10.32%) Web Design
13 44 (10.09%) Responsive Web Design
14 37 (8.49%) DevOps
14 37 (8.49%) Front End Development
15 35 (8.03%) Unit Testing
16 33 (7.57%) Microservices
16 33 (7.57%) Software Engineering
17 31 (7.11%) E-Commerce
17 31 (7.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 263 (60.32%) Java
2 189 (43.35%) JavaScript
3 129 (29.59%) SQL
4 112 (25.69%) Python
5 80 (18.35%) Scala
6 73 (16.74%) C#
7 70 (16.06%) Ruby
8 59 (13.53%) PHP
9 39 (8.94%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.52%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.83%) AspectJ
11 8 (1.83%) C
11 8 (1.83%) C++
11 8 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.38%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.15%) F#
13 5 (1.15%) Go
13 5 (1.15%) OCaml
13 5 (1.15%) Rust
Qualifications
1 31 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 23 (5.28%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.82%) Degree
4 11 (2.52%) CCNP
4 11 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.73%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.23%) SDET
3 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (7.57%) Docker
2 5 (1.15%) HDFS
3 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (6.65%) Ansible
2 10 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.29%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.61%) Puppet
4 3 (0.69%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) Grafana
5 1 (0.23%) Netcool
5 1 (0.23%) Packer
5 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (10.09%) IBM
2 41 (9.40%) Google
3 29 (6.65%) Oracle
4 16 (3.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.29%) HP
6 5 (1.15%) AppDynamics
6 5 (1.15%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.15%) Splunk
7 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.69%) SAP
8 3 (0.69%) webMethods
9 2 (0.46%) Adobe
9 2 (0.46%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.23%) Apigee
10 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.23%) Brocade
10 1 (0.23%) CA
10 1 (0.23%) Mercator
10 1 (0.23%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.23%) Xamarin
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