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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 41 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing JSON 12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.76% 1.70% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.16% 6.38% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate
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£384 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% -11.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £219 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £325 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £328
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
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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
131 94 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.18% 26.63% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 37
Average daily rate £375 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 33 (62.26%) RESTful
2 32 (60.38%) Java
2 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.94%) TDD
3 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 26 (49.06%) Jenkins
5 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (43.40%) Unit Testing
7 22 (41.51%) Web Services
7 22 (41.51%) OO
8 21 (39.62%) CSS
9 20 (37.74%) Subversion
9 20 (37.74%) Maven
9 20 (37.74%) Ajax
9 20 (37.74%) REST
10 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
11 18 (33.96%) XML
12 17 (32.08%) Linux
12 17 (32.08%) HTML
12 17 (32.08%) Mockito
13 16 (30.19%) Internet
13 16 (30.19%) Scrum
14 15 (28.30%) jQuery
15 13 (24.53%) Android
15 13 (24.53%) Spring
15 13 (24.53%) BDD
15 13 (24.53%) Android SDK
15 13 (24.53%) Android Development
16 12 (22.64%) Dependency Injection
16 12 (22.64%) Selenium

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (22.64%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) Node.js
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Jenkins
2 20 (37.74%) Subversion
2 20 (37.74%) Maven
3 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
4 17 (32.08%) Mockito
5 12 (22.64%) JUnit
5 12 (22.64%) Selenium
6 10 (18.87%) Cucumber
6 10 (18.87%) Ant
7 7 (13.21%) QUnit
8 6 (11.32%) Grunt
9 5 (9.43%) Appium
9 5 (9.43%) Artifactory
9 5 (9.43%) Robotium
9 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
10 4 (7.55%) PHPUnit
10 4 (7.55%) Gradle
11 3 (5.66%) RSpec
12 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (9.43%) Publishing
2 2 (3.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Android Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (11.32%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (7.55%) iOS Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (1.89%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) RESTful
2 22 (41.51%) Web Services
3 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 20 (37.74%) Ajax
4 20 (37.74%) REST
5 18 (33.96%) XML
6 17 (32.08%) HTML
7 15 (28.30%) jQuery
8 13 (24.53%) Spring
8 13 (24.53%) Android SDK
9 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
10 10 (18.87%) CSS3
10 10 (18.87%) HTML5
11 9 (16.98%) Leaflet
11 9 (16.98%) Google Maps API
12 8 (15.09%) RoboGuice
13 7 (13.21%) PostGIS
13 7 (13.21%) JPA
14 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
14 6 (11.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Android
3 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) TDD
3 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (43.40%) Unit Testing
5 22 (41.51%) OO
6 16 (30.19%) Scrum
7 13 (24.53%) BDD
7 13 (24.53%) Android Development
8 12 (22.64%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (20.75%) Web Development
10 10 (18.87%) OOP
11 9 (16.98%) Change Control
12 8 (15.09%) MVC
13 7 (13.21%) iOS Development
14 6 (11.32%) Automated Testing
14 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (9.43%) Kanban
16 3 (5.66%) User Stories
16 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
16 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Java
2 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.21%) PHP
3 7 (13.21%) PHP5
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VirtualBox
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Google
2 3 (5.66%) Apple
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