The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 36 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing JSON 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.71% 0.47% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 1.96% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £325 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
JSON
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 102 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.86% 23.94% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 75 69
Average daily rate £349 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.93% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Mockito
2 8 (72.73%) Gradle
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Android
4 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Subversion
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Ant
4 6 (54.55%) Publishing
4 6 (54.55%) Artifactory
4 6 (54.55%) Robotium
4 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (54.55%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 6 (54.55%) Android SDK
4 6 (54.55%) Android Development
4 6 (54.55%) Appium
4 6 (54.55%) RoboGuice
4 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (45.45%) Travis CI
5 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) JUnit

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Gradle
2 8 (72.73%) Mockito
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Ant
4 6 (54.55%) Appium
4 6 (54.55%) Artifactory
4 6 (54.55%) Robotium
4 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (45.45%) Travis CI
6 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) JUnit
6 2 (18.18%) Xcode
7 1 (9.09%) Grunt
7 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 6 (54.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Android Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Android SDK
1 6 (54.55%) REST
1 6 (54.55%) RoboGuice
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) GeoJSON
3 2 (18.18%) JTS
3 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) Android NDK
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) JNI
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Android Development
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox