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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 107 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing JSON 18 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.84% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 3.93% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Average daily rate £283 £360 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.52% +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.16%
JSON
England

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
618 458 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.41% 21.25% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 285 307
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.35 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSON across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham 0 8 £275 -21.42% 14
Shropshire -20 5 - - 4
Warwickshire -2 1 £290 -11.45%
Walsall - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (46.81%) HTML
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 20 (42.55%) CSS
2 20 (42.55%) HTML5
2 20 (42.55%) REST
3 19 (40.43%) Java
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) jQuery
5 17 (36.17%) XML
6 15 (31.91%) SQL
6 15 (31.91%) CSS3
7 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
7 14 (29.79%) Finance
8 12 (25.53%) Open Source
9 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
9 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (19.15%) Backbone.js
11 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (17.02%) Ajax
11 8 (17.02%) TDD
11 8 (17.02%) SOAP
12 7 (14.89%) .NET
12 7 (14.89%) J2EE
12 7 (14.89%) PHP
12 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.89%) RESTful
13 6 (12.77%) Ember.js
13 6 (12.77%) DevOps
13 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
13 6 (12.77%) Spring

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (10.64%) Apache
1 5 (10.64%) Node.js
1 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Big Data
3 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.51%) HBase
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Redis
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
1 5 (10.64%) JUnit
1 5 (10.64%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.38%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Hudson
4 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Angular Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.51%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Big Data Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.38%) Hadoop Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Hadoop Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 20 (42.55%) CSS
2 20 (42.55%) HTML5
2 20 (42.55%) REST
3 18 (38.30%) jQuery
4 17 (36.17%) XML
5 15 (31.91%) CSS3
6 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
7 9 (19.15%) Backbone.js
8 8 (17.02%) Ajax
8 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (17.02%) SOAP
9 7 (14.89%) .NET
9 7 (14.89%) J2EE
9 7 (14.89%) RESTful
10 6 (12.77%) Ember.js
10 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
10 6 (12.77%) Spring
11 5 (10.64%) J2SE
11 5 (10.64%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) PlayStation
3 1 (2.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Android
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Open Source
3 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (17.02%) TDD
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) DevOps
7 5 (10.64%) Data Migration
7 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.64%) Migration
7 5 (10.64%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) Scrum
7 5 (10.64%) SOA
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) Android Development
8 3 (6.38%) Content Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Microservices
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) PHP
5 6 (12.77%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) Python
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby
7 3 (6.38%) Scala
7 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.26%) Haskell
9 1 (2.13%) C++
9 1 (2.13%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) XPath
9 1 (2.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.38%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.64%) webMethods
2 3 (6.38%) Informatica
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) Apigee
4 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.13%) Facebook
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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