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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 13 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing JSON 40 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.59% 2.95% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.03% 10.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £225 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -46.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £188 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
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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
148 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 42.90% 28.78% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 52 21
Average daily rate £363 £300 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +23.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (66.10%) Java
2 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (62.71%) RESTful
4 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
5 33 (55.93%) TDD
6 31 (52.54%) Jenkins
7 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (44.07%) Web Services
9 25 (42.37%) Maven
9 25 (42.37%) Ajax
10 24 (40.68%) CSS
11 22 (37.29%) Unit Testing
11 22 (37.29%) Mockito
12 21 (35.59%) OO
13 20 (33.90%) Spring
14 19 (32.20%) XML
14 19 (32.20%) HTML
14 19 (32.20%) Subversion
14 19 (32.20%) Hibernate
14 19 (32.20%) REST
15 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
16 17 (28.81%) Selenium
16 17 (28.81%) JUnit
17 16 (27.12%) Linux
18 15 (25.42%) Scrum
18 15 (25.42%) Internet
18 15 (25.42%) jQuery
18 15 (25.42%) Cucumber
18 15 (25.42%) BDD
19 13 (22.03%) Android SDK

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (18.64%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) Node.js
3 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon S3
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Jenkins
2 25 (42.37%) Maven
3 22 (37.29%) Mockito
4 19 (32.20%) Subversion
5 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
6 17 (28.81%) Selenium
6 17 (28.81%) JUnit
7 15 (25.42%) Cucumber
8 10 (16.95%) Ant
9 9 (15.25%) QUnit
10 6 (10.17%) Grunt
11 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
11 5 (8.47%) Appium
11 5 (8.47%) Robotium
11 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
11 5 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (6.78%) Gradle
13 3 (5.08%) PHPUnit
13 3 (5.08%) RSpec
14 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (8.47%) Publishing
2 2 (3.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Android Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.78%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) RESTful
2 26 (44.07%) Web Services
3 25 (42.37%) Ajax
4 24 (40.68%) CSS
5 20 (33.90%) Spring
6 19 (32.20%) XML
6 19 (32.20%) HTML
6 19 (32.20%) Hibernate
6 19 (32.20%) REST
7 15 (25.42%) jQuery
8 13 (22.03%) Android SDK
9 10 (16.95%) JPA
9 10 (16.95%) HTML5
9 10 (16.95%) CSS3
10 9 (15.25%) Leaflet
10 9 (15.25%) Spring MVC
10 9 (15.25%) Google Maps API
11 8 (13.56%) RoboGuice
12 7 (11.86%) PostGIS
13 6 (10.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) User Experience
2 3 (5.08%) Open Source
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Android
3 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) TDD
3 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (37.29%) Unit Testing
5 21 (35.59%) OO
6 15 (25.42%) Scrum
6 15 (25.42%) BDD
7 13 (22.03%) Android Development
8 12 (20.34%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (18.64%) MVC
10 10 (16.95%) Web Development
11 9 (15.25%) OOP
12 8 (13.56%) Change Control
13 7 (11.86%) iOS Development
14 6 (10.17%) Automated Testing
14 6 (10.17%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (8.47%) Kanban
16 3 (5.08%) User Stories
16 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
16 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) Java
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) PHP5
3 6 (10.17%) PHP
4 5 (8.47%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) VirtualBox
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Google
2 3 (5.08%) Apple
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle