The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 35 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing JSON 1 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 1.88% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 7.69% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 12
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.11%
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
46 91 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.57% 24.46% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 67 108
Median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing JSON as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for JSON.

1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Blog
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Lucene
4 1 (16.67%) Spring

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Appium
3 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) gulp
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) Robotium
3 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Lucene
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) RoboGuice
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript