The first table below looks at the demand for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Staffordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSON
Rank 22 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing JSON 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.55% 1.98% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +74.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.43% 36.63% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 27
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.41 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.28% -74.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSON
West Midlands

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSON across the Staffordshire region.

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £325 -
JSON
West Midlands

JSON
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects