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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 51 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing JSON 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.48% 1.38% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 5.26% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £28.33
% change year-on-year
+21.09% +12.95%
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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
94 95 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.71% 26.17% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 69 40
Average daily rate £373 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 23 (58.97%) RESTful
3 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (56.41%) Java
4 20 (51.28%) Unit Testing
5 19 (48.72%) Subversion
5 19 (48.72%) Maven
5 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) TDD
6 18 (46.15%) Ajax
6 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 18 (46.15%) REST
7 17 (43.59%) Web Services
7 17 (43.59%) XML
8 16 (41.03%) OO
9 15 (38.46%) Linux
10 14 (35.90%) Scrum
10 14 (35.90%) Mockito
11 13 (33.33%) CSS
12 12 (30.77%) Android
12 12 (30.77%) BDD
12 12 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (30.77%) Android SDK
12 12 (30.77%) Android Development
13 11 (28.21%) Selenium
13 11 (28.21%) Apache
14 10 (25.64%) OOP
14 10 (25.64%) Ant
14 10 (25.64%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (28.21%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.95%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 19 (48.72%) Subversion
2 19 (48.72%) Maven
3 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
4 14 (35.90%) Mockito
5 11 (28.21%) Selenium
6 10 (25.64%) Ant
7 9 (23.08%) JUnit
7 9 (23.08%) Cucumber
8 5 (12.82%) Robotium
8 5 (12.82%) Appium
8 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (12.82%) Artifactory
9 4 (10.26%) PHPUnit
9 4 (10.26%) Gradle
10 2 (5.13%) RSpec
11 1 (2.56%) QUnit
11 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Android Developer
3 6 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) RESTful
2 18 (46.15%) REST
2 18 (46.15%) Ajax
3 17 (43.59%) Web Services
3 17 (43.59%) XML
4 13 (33.33%) CSS
5 12 (30.77%) Android SDK
6 10 (25.64%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) Spring
7 9 (23.08%) jQuery
7 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 9 (23.08%) HTML5
7 9 (23.08%) CSS3
8 8 (20.51%) RoboGuice
9 5 (12.82%) PostGIS
9 5 (12.82%) Android NDK
9 5 (12.82%) Spring MVC
9 5 (12.82%) JNI
10 4 (10.26%) KML
10 4 (10.26%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Android
3 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (51.28%) Unit Testing
4 18 (46.15%) TDD
5 16 (41.03%) OO
6 14 (35.90%) Scrum
7 12 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (30.77%) BDD
7 12 (30.77%) Android Development
8 10 (25.64%) Web Development
8 10 (25.64%) OOP
9 8 (20.51%) Change Control
10 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
11 5 (12.82%) MVC
11 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (10.26%) Kanban
12 4 (10.26%) iOS Development
13 3 (7.69%) User Stories
13 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) PHP
3 7 (17.95%) PHP5
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VirtualBox
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Google