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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 166 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs citing JSON 100 95 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 1.05% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.27% 4.48% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 52
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£340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £22.06 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
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
2343 2120 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.80% 23.43% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1203 1009
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 119
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Hampshire -3 29 £350 +7.69% 11
Berkshire -14 24 £400 +68.42% 12
Surrey +24 20 £325 - 11
Oxfordshire -16 13 £405 +24.61% 7
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £500 +55.03% 5
Middlesex +3 2 £273 -
West Sussex -19 2 £333 +2.30% 1
Kent -7 1 - - 8
East Sussex -20 1 £340 +4.61% 3
Isle of Wight - - - -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 133 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 125 (51.02%) HTML
2 125 (51.02%) Java
3 120 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (45.31%) CSS
5 99 (40.41%) XML
6 90 (36.73%) REST
7 86 (35.10%) Web Services
8 82 (33.47%) TDD
9 79 (32.24%) RESTful
10 76 (31.02%) HTML5
11 75 (30.61%) OO
12 70 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 68 (27.76%) jQuery
14 66 (26.94%) Linux
15 64 (26.12%) Ajax
16 62 (25.31%) Spring
17 60 (24.49%) Scrum
17 60 (24.49%) Jenkins
18 56 (22.86%) Git (software)
19 54 (22.04%) CSS3
20 49 (20.00%) SOAP
21 48 (19.59%) Hibernate
22 47 (19.18%) Subversion
22 47 (19.18%) Maven
22 47 (19.18%) Unit Testing
23 46 (18.78%) Apache
23 46 (18.78%) Tomcat
24 45 (18.37%) SQL
25 44 (17.96%) Internet

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 46 (18.78%) Apache
1 46 (18.78%) Tomcat
2 19 (7.76%) WebLogic
3 18 (7.35%) CMS
4 12 (4.90%) WebSphere
5 11 (4.49%) Alfresco
6 9 (3.67%) JBoss
7 8 (3.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.27%) Node.js
8 5 (2.04%) Confluence
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.22%) IIS
10 3 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.22%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.82%) Drupal
11 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.41%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.41%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 11 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.31%) Amazon S3
3 12 (4.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.27%) SaaS
6 7 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (2.45%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (1.22%) Force.com
10 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.41%) PaaS
10 1 (0.41%) Heroku
10 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.96%) Internet
2 9 (3.67%) HTTP
3 8 (3.27%) FTP
3 8 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.45%) SSL
5 5 (2.04%) SAN
5 5 (2.04%) Firewall
5 5 (2.04%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.04%) HTTPS
5 5 (2.04%) NAS
6 4 (1.63%) AMQP
6 4 (1.63%) X.400
6 4 (1.63%) X.500
6 4 (1.63%) SMTP
7 2 (0.82%) RTSP
7 2 (0.82%) Network Security
8 1 (0.41%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.41%) 802.15
8 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.43%) MySQL
2 22 (8.98%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.76%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.94%) Oracle Database
5 16 (6.53%) RDBMS
6 15 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 13 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (4.90%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.04%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.63%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.63%) Big Data
11 3 (1.22%) SQLite
12 2 (0.82%) DB2
12 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.41%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (24.49%) Jenkins
2 56 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 47 (19.18%) Subversion
3 47 (19.18%) Maven
4 33 (13.47%) JUnit
5 27 (11.02%) Mockito
6 25 (10.20%) Cucumber
7 23 (9.39%) Ant
7 23 (9.39%) Selenium
8 22 (8.98%) Eclipse
9 13 (5.31%) QUnit
10 12 (4.90%) Grunt
10 12 (4.90%) JIRA
11 11 (4.49%) Visual Studio
12 9 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (3.67%) Robotium
12 9 (3.67%) Artifactory
12 9 (3.67%) Appium
13 8 (3.27%) Jasmine
13 8 (3.27%) Gradle
General
1 23 (9.39%) Publishing
2 9 (3.67%) Finance
3 8 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (1.63%) Military
6 3 (1.22%) Banking
6 3 (1.22%) Games
7 2 (0.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 187 (76.33%) Developer
2 55 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 26 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
4 23 (9.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (9.39%) Android Developer
5 17 (6.94%) PHP Developer
6 14 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 13 (5.31%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.08%) Programmer
9 9 (3.67%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.67%) Python Developer
10 8 (3.27%) Architect
10 8 (3.27%) PL/SQL Developer
10 8 (3.27%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.86%) Author
11 7 (2.86%) Technical Author
11 7 (2.86%) Consultant
11 7 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.86%) iOS Developer
12 6 (2.45%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (51.02%) HTML
2 111 (45.31%) CSS
3 99 (40.41%) XML
4 90 (36.73%) REST
5 86 (35.10%) Web Services
6 79 (32.24%) RESTful
7 76 (31.02%) HTML5
8 68 (27.76%) jQuery
9 64 (26.12%) Ajax
10 62 (25.31%) Spring
11 54 (22.04%) CSS3
12 49 (20.00%) SOAP
13 48 (19.59%) Hibernate
14 25 (10.20%) .NET
15 24 (9.80%) Android SDK
16 23 (9.39%) EJB
17 22 (8.98%) Java EE
18 20 (8.16%) JPA
19 17 (6.94%) AngularJS
20 16 (6.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.65%) User Experience
2 17 (6.94%) Open Source
3 16 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.45%) Social Media
7 5 (2.04%) PKI
7 5 (2.04%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.63%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.63%) New Media
8 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.22%) Wiki
9 3 (1.22%) BBC
10 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.82%) Blog
10 2 (0.82%) iPhone
10 2 (0.82%) iPad
10 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (26.94%) Linux
2 28 (11.43%) Android
3 20 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.86%) Windows
5 5 (2.04%) UNIX
6 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.22%) AIX
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (33.47%) TDD
3 75 (30.61%) OO
4 70 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (24.49%) Scrum
6 47 (19.18%) Unit Testing
7 39 (15.92%) Web Development
8 37 (15.10%) MVC
9 36 (14.69%) BDD
10 31 (12.65%) Software Engineering
10 31 (12.65%) OOP
11 25 (10.20%) Android Development
12 23 (9.39%) User Stories
13 21 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
13 21 (8.57%) Kanban
14 20 (8.16%) Automated Testing
15 18 (7.35%) Change Control
16 16 (6.53%) Dependency Injection
17 14 (5.71%) Workflow
18 12 (4.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 133 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 125 (51.02%) Java
3 45 (18.37%) SQL
4 27 (11.02%) C#
5 23 (9.39%) PHP
6 20 (8.16%) Python
7 11 (4.49%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.67%) Objective-C
9 8 (3.27%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.27%) PHP5
10 7 (2.86%) Perl
11 5 (2.04%) C++
11 5 (2.04%) Ruby
11 5 (2.04%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.63%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.63%) C
13 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.82%) Groovy
15 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.49%) Degree
3 9 (3.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (3.67%) Docker
2 7 (2.86%) VirtualBox
3 5 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (7.76%) Puppet
2 11 (4.49%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.22%) Ansible
3 3 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 40 (16.33%) Oracle
2 20 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.94%) Google
4 13 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.86%) Apple
5 7 (2.86%) Adobe
6 6 (2.45%) IBM
7 5 (2.04%) Hitachi
7 5 (2.04%) F5
8 4 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.22%) Clearswift
9 3 (1.22%) Facebook
9 3 (1.22%) Sencha
10 2 (0.82%) Telerik
10 2 (0.82%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco
11 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.41%) SAP
11 1 (0.41%) Informatica
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