The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 18 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 118 81 124
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +43
Contract jobs citing JSON 24 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 1.22% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 4.52% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 8
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£340 £316 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £6.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+483.33% -66.66%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 597 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.09% 27.06% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 408 342
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 35
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £15.28 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.20 £55.00 £50.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Bristol -17 13 £335 -4.28% 3
Devon - 4 - - 7
Wiltshire -21 3 £350 +13.36% 2
Dorset - 2 - - 3
Gloucestershire -17 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £340 - 2
Cornwall - - - -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 26 (60.47%) CSS
3 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
4 23 (53.49%) jQuery
5 22 (51.16%) .NET
6 19 (44.19%) XML
6 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
7 18 (41.86%) MVC
8 16 (37.21%) C#
9 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
9 15 (34.88%) Scrum
9 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (32.56%) Ajax
10 14 (32.56%) Oracle
10 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (27.91%) HTML5
11 12 (27.91%) Finance
12 11 (25.58%) MySQL
12 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 11 (25.58%) TDD
13 10 (23.26%) PHP
14 9 (20.93%) Marketing
14 9 (20.93%) Information Security
14 9 (20.93%) REST
15 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
15 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
15 8 (18.60%) SOAP
15 8 (18.60%) Web Services
15 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
15 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Drupal
2 3 (6.98%) Magnolia
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) Cordys
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (6.98%) LDAP
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) MySQL
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.98%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.98%) Couchbase
6 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
4 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.65%) NuGet
5 2 (4.65%) NUnit
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Marketing
3 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
4 7 (16.28%) Electronics
4 7 (16.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Architect
6 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Digital Architect
9 2 (4.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Android Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 26 (60.47%) CSS
3 23 (53.49%) jQuery
4 22 (51.16%) .NET
5 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (44.19%) XML
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (32.56%) Ajax
7 12 (27.91%) HTML5
8 9 (20.93%) REST
9 8 (18.60%) SOAP
9 8 (18.60%) Web Services
10 6 (13.95%) CSS3
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (13.95%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (13.95%) RESTful
11 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.98%) Sass
12 3 (6.98%) WebSockets
12 3 (6.98%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) DTV
2 6 (13.95%) User Experience
3 5 (11.63%) Open Source
3 5 (11.63%) GIS
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.98%) Taxonomies
5 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.98%) Mashup
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.33%) Social Media
7 1 (2.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) MVC
2 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 9 (20.93%) Information Security
5 8 (18.60%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (16.28%) Programme Management
7 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 6 (13.95%) OO
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) OOD
8 5 (11.63%) UML
9 4 (9.30%) SOA
10 3 (6.98%) ETL
10 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
10 3 (6.98%) Content Management
10 3 (6.98%) SEO
10 3 (6.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) C#
3 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) PHP
5 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) PHP5
6 3 (6.98%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) HNC
2 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) SAP
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.98%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Sun
4 3 (6.98%) Twitter
4 3 (6.98%) ForgeRock
5 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.65%) Facebook
6 1 (2.33%) JBoss