The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 56 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing JSON 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.83% 1.27% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 5.07% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
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£450 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
JSON
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 138 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.37% 24.95% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 82 54
Average daily rate £388 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £286 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £140.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.78% +723.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in Wales

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the Wales region.

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -6 2 £445 -11.00% 8
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 61 (70.11%) REST
2 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (54.02%) XML
4 43 (49.43%) Scrum
5 39 (44.83%) SOAP
6 37 (42.53%) MongoDB
6 37 (42.53%) Open Source
7 36 (41.38%) Jenkins
8 30 (34.48%) Scala
8 30 (34.48%) HTML
8 30 (34.48%) Java
9 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 29 (33.33%) HTML5
9 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (32.18%) CSS
11 27 (31.03%) Ajax
11 27 (31.03%) jQuery
11 27 (31.03%) CSS3
12 26 (29.89%) Spring
13 24 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (27.59%) HTTP
14 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
15 22 (25.29%) TDD
16 21 (24.14%) Subversion
16 21 (24.14%) Windows
17 20 (22.99%) JUnit
17 20 (22.99%) SQL
17 20 (22.99%) MVC
18 19 (21.84%) SOA
19 17 (19.54%) AMQP

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 8 (9.20%) IIS
1 8 (9.20%) JBoss
2 6 (6.90%) Apache
3 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.30%) Confluence
5 1 (1.15%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) GitHub
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
2 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.59%) HTTP
2 17 (19.54%) AMQP
3 11 (12.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) MongoDB
2 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.09%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
5 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
3 21 (24.14%) Subversion
4 20 (22.99%) JUnit
5 16 (18.39%) Cucumber
5 16 (18.39%) GitLab
5 16 (18.39%) Selenium
6 15 (17.24%) Jasmine
6 15 (17.24%) Maven
7 14 (16.09%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.30%) JIRA
9 1 (1.15%) Xcode
9 1 (1.15%) Concordion
General
1 1 (1.15%) Finance
1 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (57.47%) Developer
2 14 (16.09%) Scala Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Designer
4 11 (12.64%) Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.75%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Integration Test Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Build Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.45%) XML Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Perl Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Tester
10 2 (2.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.11%) REST
2 47 (54.02%) XML
3 39 (44.83%) SOAP
4 30 (34.48%) HTML
5 29 (33.33%) HTML5
6 28 (32.18%) CSS
7 27 (31.03%) Ajax
7 27 (31.03%) jQuery
7 27 (31.03%) CSS3
8 26 (29.89%) Spring
9 24 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (17.24%) Play Framework
11 14 (16.09%) XSLT
11 14 (16.09%) XML Schema
12 13 (14.94%) Spring MVC
12 13 (14.94%) Apache Camel
13 9 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (10.34%) Web Services
14 7 (8.05%) XHTML
15 4 (4.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (42.53%) Open Source
2 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) IVR
5 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (9.20%) UNIX
3 5 (5.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (49.43%) Scrum
3 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (25.29%) TDD
5 20 (22.99%) MVC
6 19 (21.84%) SOA
7 17 (19.54%) Test Scripting
8 14 (16.09%) Waterfall
9 11 (12.64%) Load Balancing
10 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.49%) User Stories
11 9 (10.34%) DevOps
12 8 (9.20%) Test Strategy
13 6 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (6.90%) Web Design
13 6 (6.90%) OO
13 6 (6.90%) Service Management
14 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
14 5 (5.75%) OOP
15 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) Java
1 30 (34.48%) Scala
2 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.99%) SQL
4 14 (16.09%) XPath
5 6 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Hyperic
2 6 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) HP
2 8 (9.20%) BMC
2 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
2 8 (9.20%) VMware
3 3 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle