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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 32 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing JSON 15 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.99% 0.60% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.27% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.58 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+36.82% +2.32%
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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
146 60 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.83% 18.07% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 36 34
Average daily rate £365 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +79.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
4 11 (68.75%) Maven
4 11 (68.75%) Selenium
4 11 (68.75%) RESTful
5 10 (62.50%) Mockito
5 10 (62.50%) Cucumber
5 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 10 (62.50%) Ajax
5 10 (62.50%) Web Services
6 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) CSS
6 8 (50.00%) Spring MVC
7 7 (43.75%) JUnit
7 7 (43.75%) Vagrant
7 7 (43.75%) VirtualBox
7 7 (43.75%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (43.75%) Amazon S3
7 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (43.75%) JPA
8 6 (37.50%) Puppet
9 5 (31.25%) HTML
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle
10 4 (25.00%) XML
10 4 (25.00%) Apache
10 4 (25.00%) Dojo

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon S3
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Maven
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) Mockito
2 10 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) JUnit
4 4 (25.00%) QUnit
5 3 (18.75%) Grunt
5 3 (18.75%) RSpec
6 1 (6.25%) Ant
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
3 11 (68.75%) RESTful
4 10 (62.50%) Ajax
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) Spring MVC
6 7 (43.75%) JPA
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) Dojo
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) jQuery
9 3 (18.75%) PostGIS
9 3 (18.75%) JTS
10 1 (6.25%) SOAP
10 1 (6.25%) HTML5
10 1 (6.25%) REST
10 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
1 3 (18.75%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Kanban
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) PHP5
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VirtualBox
2 4 (25.00%) Docker
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Vagrant
2 6 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) EMC
2 3 (18.75%) VMware