The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 69 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Contract jobs citing JSON 2 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.36% 3.08% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 11.27% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 2
Average daily rate £375 £495 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -1.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.16%
JSON
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
175 142 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.25% 27.31% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 105 45
Average daily rate £370 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £283 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

JSON
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -24 2 £375 -24.24% 1
JSON
Wales

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Grunt
4 2 (33.33%) Bower
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Bower
2 2 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Liquibase
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (33.33%) UX Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) J2SE
5 1 (16.67%) JavaFX
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP