The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
England / West Midlands
Rank 79 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Contract jobs citing JSON 40 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.70% 0.74% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.64% 3.05% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 13
Median daily rate £425 £290 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £264 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-37.72% +46.66%

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
602 591 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.54% 24.35% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 356 299
Median daily rate £375 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -19.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.05 £22.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JSON as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JSON
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JSON Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSON across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

JSON Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JSON
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JSON Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +29 13 £470 - 3
Birmingham -1 9 £354 +28.63% 6
Coventry - 8 £494 - 2
Staffordshire +5 2 - - 3
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JSON.

1 55 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.82%) Java
2 50 (56.82%) CSS
2 50 (56.82%) REST
3 47 (53.41%) XML
4 41 (46.59%) HTML
5 32 (36.36%) Scala
5 32 (36.36%) HTML5
6 30 (34.09%) Linux
7 28 (31.82%) NoSQL
8 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
8 27 (30.68%) Scrum
9 26 (29.55%) Play Framework
10 25 (28.41%) Open Source
10 25 (28.41%) Spring
11 24 (27.27%) MongoDB
12 23 (26.14%) Docker
12 23 (26.14%) Ajax
13 22 (25.00%) CSS3
14 21 (23.86%) Puppet
14 21 (23.86%) Configuration Management
15 20 (22.73%) SQL
15 20 (22.73%) SOAP
16 19 (21.59%) Web Services
16 19 (21.59%) RESTful
17 17 (19.32%) TDD
18 16 (18.18%) Git (software)
18 16 (18.18%) Jenkins
19 15 (17.05%) DevOps
19 15 (17.05%) Microservices

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.36%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (7.95%) Confluence
3 3 (3.41%) Documentum
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (3.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) IaaS
1 10 (11.36%) PaaS
2 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.68%) GitHub
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.14%) Google Play
6 1 (1.14%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) HTTP
2 10 (11.36%) DNS
3 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.82%) NoSQL
2 24 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (7.95%) MySQL
5 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.41%) HBase
7 2 (2.27%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.27%) Riak
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 16 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.77%) IntelliJ
3 11 (12.50%) JUnit
4 9 (10.23%) JIRA
4 9 (10.23%) Selenium
5 8 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.82%) Subversion
6 6 (6.82%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.55%) gulp
7 4 (4.55%) RSpec
8 3 (3.41%) JHipster
8 3 (3.41%) JMeter
8 3 (3.41%) Protractor
8 3 (3.41%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.27%) Hudson
9 2 (2.27%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 4 (4.55%) Finance
1 4 (4.55%) Games
2 3 (3.41%) Automotive
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (28.41%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Architect
4 12 (13.64%) Scala Developer
5 11 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Programmer
7 7 (7.95%) Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Java Programmer
7 7 (7.95%) Java Scala Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Linux Developer
7 7 (7.95%) MongoDB Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Angular Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (56.82%) CSS
1 50 (56.82%) REST
2 47 (53.41%) XML
3 41 (46.59%) HTML
4 32 (36.36%) HTML5
5 26 (29.55%) Play Framework
6 25 (28.41%) Spring
7 23 (26.14%) Ajax
8 22 (25.00%) CSS3
9 20 (22.73%) SOAP
10 19 (21.59%) RESTful
10 19 (21.59%) Web Services
11 14 (15.91%) Node.js
12 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
13 11 (12.50%) jQuery
14 10 (11.36%) Hibernate
15 9 (10.23%) Django
15 9 (10.23%) Java EE
15 9 (10.23%) JSP
15 9 (10.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Private Cloud
2 6 (6.82%) User Experience
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Unix
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) Scrum
3 25 (28.41%) Open Source
4 21 (23.86%) Configuration Management
5 17 (19.32%) TDD
6 15 (17.05%) DevOps
6 15 (17.05%) Microservices
7 14 (15.91%) MVC
8 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
11 9 (10.23%) Test Scripting
12 8 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (9.09%) Web Design
13 7 (7.95%) Front End Development
13 7 (7.95%) OO
13 7 (7.95%) Web Development
14 6 (6.82%) Integration Testing
15 5 (5.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) Java
2 32 (36.36%) Scala
3 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
4 20 (22.73%) SQL
5 12 (13.64%) Ruby
6 11 (12.50%) C#
7 7 (7.95%) Python
8 6 (6.82%) PHP
9 3 (3.41%) ABAP
10 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.14%) Groovy
11 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (26.14%) Docker
2 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (23.86%) Puppet
2 11 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.27%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.14%) Ansible
4 1 (1.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
2 10 (11.36%) VMware
3 9 (10.23%) Adobe
4 6 (6.82%) IBM
5 5 (5.68%) Google
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle
6 3 (3.41%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.41%) Pega
6 3 (3.41%) SAP
6 3 (3.41%) webMethods
6 3 (3.41%) WSO2
7 2 (2.27%) Cognos
7 2 (2.27%) Ensighten
7 2 (2.27%) IDERA
7 2 (2.27%) RedGate
7 2 (2.27%) Tableau
8 1 (1.14%) Kony
8 1 (1.14%) Splunk
8 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
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