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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 51 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing JSON 19 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.78% 0.40% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.33% 1.75% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 2
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£495 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% +14.28%
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%
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
184 114 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.90% 22.57% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 62 60
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £254 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1629.63%
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 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +2 17 £495 - 4
North Wales - - - -
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 64 (73.56%) REST
2 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (52.87%) XML
4 42 (48.28%) Scrum
5 40 (45.98%) MongoDB
6 39 (44.83%) SOAP
7 37 (42.53%) Open Source
7 37 (42.53%) Jenkins
8 33 (37.93%) Scala
8 33 (37.93%) HTML
9 32 (36.78%) HTML5
10 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (33.33%) Java
10 29 (33.33%) CSS
11 28 (32.18%) Spring
11 28 (32.18%) Ajax
11 28 (32.18%) CSS3
12 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
13 25 (28.74%) HTTP
13 25 (28.74%) jQuery
14 24 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
16 21 (24.14%) TDD
16 21 (24.14%) JUnit
17 20 (22.99%) MVC
17 20 (22.99%) Subversion
18 18 (20.69%) Windows
19 17 (19.54%) SQL
19 17 (19.54%) AMQP
20 16 (18.39%) Selenium

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) GitHub
2 1 (1.15%) PaaS
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.74%) HTTP
2 17 (19.54%) AMQP
3 11 (12.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.98%) MongoDB
2 14 (16.09%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (42.53%) Jenkins
2 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
3 21 (24.14%) JUnit
4 20 (22.99%) Subversion
5 16 (18.39%) Selenium
5 16 (18.39%) Cucumber
5 16 (18.39%) Jasmine
5 16 (18.39%) GitLab
6 15 (17.24%) Maven
7 14 (16.09%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.15%) Xcode
8 1 (1.15%) Concordion
General
1 1 (1.15%) Finance
1 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (58.62%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) 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%) Integration Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Integration Test Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
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%) Java Architect
10 2 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (73.56%) REST
2 46 (52.87%) XML
3 39 (44.83%) SOAP
4 33 (37.93%) HTML
5 32 (36.78%) HTML5
6 29 (33.33%) CSS
7 28 (32.18%) Spring
7 28 (32.18%) Ajax
7 28 (32.18%) CSS3
8 25 (28.74%) jQuery
9 24 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (18.39%) Play Framework
11 14 (16.09%) XML Schema
11 14 (16.09%) XSLT
12 13 (14.94%) Apache Camel
12 13 (14.94%) Spring MVC
13 9 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (10.34%) Web Services
14 7 (8.05%) RESTful
14 7 (8.05%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (42.53%) Open Source
2 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 2 (2.30%) User Experience
4 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) UNIX
2 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Scrum
3 29 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (24.14%) TDD
5 20 (22.99%) MVC
6 16 (18.39%) SOA
7 15 (17.24%) Test Scripting
8 14 (16.09%) Waterfall
9 11 (12.64%) Load Balancing
10 10 (11.49%) User Stories
11 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.05%) DevOps
12 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
13 6 (6.90%) OO
13 6 (6.90%) Service Management
13 6 (6.90%) Web Design
13 6 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (6.90%) Test Strategy
14 5 (5.75%) OOP
15 2 (2.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) Scala
2 29 (33.33%) Java
3 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.54%) SQL
5 14 (16.09%) XPath
6 6 (6.90%) PHP
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
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%) Oracle