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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 131 94 136
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +42
Contract jobs citing JSON 141 161 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 1.89% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.05% 7.66% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 90 36
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£375 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +5.88%
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
2331 2101 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.52% 24.67% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1170 1140
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 62 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.57 £16.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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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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
Hampshire -4 55 £355 +42.00% 19
Berkshire -16 36 £330 +20.00% 10
Surrey -12 14 £420 +12.00% 5
Oxfordshire -24 14 £475 +35.71% 8
Buckinghamshire -27 8 £288 -11.53% 1
East Sussex -10 7 £400 +88.23% 2
West Sussex -6 4 £345 +31.42% 3
Middlesex -3 2 £450 -31.81% 1
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 163 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 136 (50.56%) HTML
3 132 (49.07%) CSS
4 128 (47.58%) XML
5 120 (44.61%) Java
6 108 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (32.71%) REST
8 84 (31.23%) SQL
9 80 (29.74%) TDD
10 77 (28.62%) Ajax
11 73 (27.14%) jQuery
12 70 (26.02%) RESTful
13 69 (25.65%) HTML5
14 67 (24.91%) Spring
15 66 (24.54%) Web Services
16 60 (22.30%) MVC
17 56 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (20.07%) SOAP
19 52 (19.33%) CSS3
20 51 (18.96%) Jenkins
20 51 (18.96%) OO
21 50 (18.59%) Maven
22 47 (17.47%) Hibernate
22 47 (17.47%) Scrum
23 46 (17.10%) Unit Testing
24 45 (16.73%) Linux
24 45 (16.73%) Git (software)
25 43 (15.99%) Apache
26 42 (15.61%) Internet
27 40 (14.87%) .NET

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 43 (15.99%) Apache
2 32 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.06%) CMS
4 13 (4.83%) Node.js
5 11 (4.09%) Alfresco
6 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.12%) Lync
8 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.12%) JBoss
8 3 (1.12%) IIS
9 2 (0.74%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.37%) Confluence
10 1 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.37%) WordPress
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
10 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Adobe Captivate
1 6 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (2.23%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Magento
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.69%) SaaS
2 12 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (4.46%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.12%) PaaS
3 3 (1.12%) Force.com
4 1 (0.37%) Heroku
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.37%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.61%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) NAS
2 7 (2.60%) SAN
2 7 (2.60%) Network Security
3 6 (2.23%) HTTP
4 5 (1.86%) SSL
4 5 (1.86%) NGN
5 4 (1.49%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.12%) Firewall
6 3 (1.12%) FTP
6 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.12%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.74%) RTSP
7 2 (0.74%) ATM
7 2 (0.74%) SMTP
7 2 (0.74%) X.400
7 2 (0.74%) X.500
8 1 (0.37%) RFID
8 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.01%) Relational Database
2 26 (9.67%) MySQL
3 25 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.69%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.95%) RDBMS
6 15 (5.58%) MongoDB
7 14 (5.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.72%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.86%) SQLite
10 4 (1.49%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.74%) Big Data
12 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (18.96%) Jenkins
2 50 (18.59%) Maven
3 45 (16.73%) Git (software)
4 36 (13.38%) Subversion
5 30 (11.15%) Mockito
5 30 (11.15%) JUnit
6 24 (8.92%) Selenium
7 19 (7.06%) Eclipse
8 18 (6.69%) Ant
8 18 (6.69%) Cucumber
8 18 (6.69%) QUnit
9 15 (5.58%) Grunt
10 14 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (2.97%) JIRA
11 8 (2.97%) RSpec
12 7 (2.60%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.86%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.49%) JMeter
14 4 (1.49%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (5.20%) Finance
2 12 (4.46%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.46%) Publishing
2 12 (4.46%) Games
3 8 (2.97%) Marketing
4 3 (1.12%) Banking
5 2 (0.74%) Military
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 212 (78.81%) Developer
2 46 (17.10%) Java Developer
3 33 (12.27%) Front-End Developer
4 27 (10.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (9.67%) Web Developer
6 22 (8.18%) Mobile Developer
6 22 (8.18%) Consultant
7 16 (5.95%) iOS Developer
8 14 (5.20%) Android Developer
9 13 (4.83%) PHP Developer
9 13 (4.83%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.72%) Architect
11 8 (2.97%) Lead Developer
11 8 (2.97%) Programmer
12 7 (2.60%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.23%) E-Learning Developer
13 6 (2.23%) PHP Programmer
13 6 (2.23%) Python Developer
13 6 (2.23%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (50.56%) HTML
2 132 (49.07%) CSS
3 128 (47.58%) XML
4 88 (32.71%) REST
5 77 (28.62%) Ajax
6 73 (27.14%) jQuery
7 70 (26.02%) RESTful
8 69 (25.65%) HTML5
9 67 (24.91%) Spring
10 66 (24.54%) Web Services
11 54 (20.07%) SOAP
12 52 (19.33%) CSS3
13 47 (17.47%) Hibernate
14 40 (14.87%) .NET
15 27 (10.04%) JSP
16 24 (8.92%) ASP.NET
17 23 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (7.06%) AngularJS
19 18 (6.69%) Java EE
19 18 (6.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.52%) User Experience
2 20 (7.43%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.69%) Open Source
5 11 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.35%) Web 2.0
7 8 (2.97%) iPhone
8 7 (2.60%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.23%) Graphic Design
9 6 (2.23%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.49%) New Media
10 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.12%) Social Media
11 3 (1.12%) iPad
11 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.12%) BBC
11 3 (1.12%) PKI
12 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.73%) Linux
2 25 (9.29%) Apple iOS
3 19 (7.06%) Android
4 12 (4.46%) UNIX
5 4 (1.49%) Windows
6 3 (1.12%) AIX
6 3 (1.12%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.74%) TDD
3 60 (22.30%) MVC
4 56 (20.82%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (18.96%) OO
6 47 (17.47%) Scrum
7 46 (17.10%) Unit Testing
8 30 (11.15%) BDD
9 28 (10.41%) Web Development
10 23 (8.55%) OOP
11 21 (7.81%) SOA
12 20 (7.43%) iOS Development
13 18 (6.69%) E-Commerce
14 17 (6.32%) Android Development
15 16 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (5.58%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (5.58%) CRM
17 14 (5.20%) Use Case
17 14 (5.20%) Rapid Prototyping
17 14 (5.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 163 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 120 (44.61%) Java
3 84 (31.23%) SQL
4 27 (10.04%) C#
5 25 (9.29%) PHP
6 20 (7.43%) Python
7 17 (6.32%) Objective-C
8 15 (5.58%) T-SQL
9 12 (4.46%) C++
10 11 (4.09%) VB.NET
11 10 (3.72%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.72%) Perl
11 10 (3.72%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.60%) Ruby
12 7 (2.60%) PHP5
13 5 (1.86%) C
13 5 (1.86%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.49%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.12%) Groovy
15 3 (1.12%) Golang
Qualifications
1 18 (6.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.09%) Degree
3 5 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.83%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (4.46%) VirtualBox
2 11 (4.09%) Docker
3 3 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.37%) vCloud
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (5.20%) Puppet
2 12 (4.46%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (13.75%) Google
2 33 (12.27%) Oracle
3 17 (6.32%) Twitter
4 15 (5.58%) Facebook
5 14 (5.20%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.20%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (4.46%) Adobe
7 7 (2.60%) Hitachi
8 4 (1.49%) Telerik
8 4 (1.49%) Apple
8 4 (1.49%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.12%) F5
10 2 (0.74%) SAP
11 1 (0.37%) Sencha
11 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.37%) New Relic
11 1 (0.37%) Clearswift
11 1 (0.37%) Mercator
11 1 (0.37%) Sage
11 1 (0.37%) IBM
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