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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JSON
Rank 93 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing JSON 41 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 0.67% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 3.00% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £46.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.94% +23.33%
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
714 566 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.13% 22.14% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 341 334
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £31.85 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% -4.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 19 £475 -2.56%
Coventry - 9 £494 -
Birmingham -5 4 £290 -3.33% 4
Worcestershire - 3 £225 - 2
Staffordshire -1 2 - - 2
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 78 (68.42%) Java
2 68 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (56.14%) REST
4 57 (50.00%) XML
5 53 (46.49%) CSS
6 49 (42.98%) HTML
7 44 (38.60%) DevOps
8 43 (37.72%) RESTful
9 42 (36.84%) Spring
10 40 (35.09%) Open Source
10 40 (35.09%) HTML5
11 37 (32.46%) SQL
12 36 (31.58%) SOAP
12 36 (31.58%) Configuration Management
13 34 (29.82%) JavaScript
13 34 (29.82%) Scala
14 30 (26.32%) Play Framework
14 30 (26.32%) Linux
15 29 (25.44%) MongoDB
16 28 (24.56%) Hibernate
17 27 (23.68%) Web Services
17 27 (23.68%) Puppet
18 26 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (22.81%) Docker
19 25 (21.93%) Scrum
20 23 (20.18%) JBoss
20 23 (20.18%) NoSQL
21 22 (19.30%) Adobe
21 22 (19.30%) MVC
21 22 (19.30%) Ajax

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 23 (20.18%) JBoss
2 17 (14.91%) Apache ServiceMix
3 16 (14.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (11.40%) Mule
5 12 (10.53%) WebLogic
6 11 (9.65%) Apache
6 11 (9.65%) OpenStack
7 6 (5.26%) Confluence
8 4 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (2.63%) Documentum
9 3 (2.63%) Mule ESB
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (2.63%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.65%) IaaS
2 11 (9.65%) PaaS
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.51%) Google App Engine
5 4 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.75%) GitHub
7 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.88%) Google Play
7 1 (0.88%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.04%) HTTP
2 11 (9.65%) DNS
3 2 (1.75%) Network Security
3 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.88%) SNMP
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.44%) MongoDB
2 23 (20.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (6.14%) MySQL
4 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.63%) HBase
7 2 (1.75%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.75%) Riak
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (14.91%) Selenium
2 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.28%) IntelliJ
3 14 (12.28%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.28%) JUnit
4 9 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.89%) JIRA
5 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.39%) Subversion
6 5 (4.39%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.63%) JMeter
7 3 (2.63%) RSpec
7 3 (2.63%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.75%) Hudson
8 2 (1.75%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.75%) Toad
9 1 (0.88%) Bower
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.88%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (3.51%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Automotive
2 3 (2.63%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.88%) Publishing
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (61.40%) Developer
2 29 (25.44%) Java Developer
3 23 (20.18%) Architect
4 15 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (12.28%) Scala Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Administrator
6 12 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Scala Software Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) MuleSoft Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Java Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Java Scala Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Java Software Developer
12 6 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
12 6 (5.26%) MuleSoft Architect
12 6 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
12 6 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (56.14%) REST
2 57 (50.00%) XML
3 53 (46.49%) CSS
4 49 (42.98%) HTML
5 43 (37.72%) RESTful
6 42 (36.84%) Spring
7 40 (35.09%) HTML5
8 36 (31.58%) SOAP
9 30 (26.32%) Play Framework
10 28 (24.56%) Hibernate
11 27 (23.68%) Web Services
12 22 (19.30%) Ajax
13 20 (17.54%) Java EE
14 18 (15.79%) JSP
14 18 (15.79%) Servlets
15 16 (14.04%) Apache Felix
15 16 (14.04%) Apache Sling
15 16 (14.04%) CSS3
16 13 (11.40%) J2EE
17 12 (10.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Private Cloud
2 7 (6.14%) User Experience
3 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.32%) Linux
2 12 (10.53%) Unix
3 11 (9.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Windows
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.60%) DevOps
3 40 (35.09%) Open Source
4 36 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 26 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (21.93%) Scrum
7 22 (19.30%) MVC
8 18 (15.79%) OO
9 17 (14.91%) API Development
9 17 (14.91%) Microservices
10 15 (13.16%) Release Management
11 13 (11.40%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (11.40%) TDD
12 11 (9.65%) Software Engineering
13 10 (8.77%) Automated Testing
14 9 (7.89%) Test Scripting
15 8 (7.02%) Web Design
16 7 (6.14%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (6.14%) Web Development
17 5 (4.39%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 78 (68.42%) Java
2 37 (32.46%) SQL
3 34 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 34 (29.82%) Scala
4 10 (8.77%) C#
4 10 (8.77%) Ruby
5 6 (5.26%) PHP
6 5 (4.39%) Python
7 3 (2.63%) ABAP
8 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) Groovy
8 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) Docker
2 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (23.68%) Puppet
2 12 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.75%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Grafana
Vendors
1 22 (19.30%) Adobe
2 17 (14.91%) MuleSoft
3 12 (10.53%) IBM
3 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.53%) webMethods
4 11 (9.65%) Red Hat
4 11 (9.65%) VMware
5 9 (7.89%) Google
6 8 (7.02%) WSO2
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle
8 3 (2.63%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.63%) Pega
8 3 (2.63%) SAP
9 2 (1.75%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.88%) Apple
10 1 (0.88%) Kony
10 1 (0.88%) Splunk
10 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
West Midlands
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago