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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
England / West Midlands
Rank 75 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing JSON 48 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.99% 1.26% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.74% 4.92% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 11 21
Median daily rate £440 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £270 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +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
620 651 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.69% 25.56% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 404 325
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +25 15 £433 -15.19% 3
Birmingham -2 8 £370 +34.54% 4
Coventry +1 6 £525 +40.00% 1
Staffordshire -6 1 £250 -23.07% 2
Herefordshire - 1 £350 -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 67 (72.83%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (59.78%) CSS
3 51 (55.43%) Java
4 47 (51.09%) REST
5 46 (50.00%) Scala
6 44 (47.83%) HTML
6 44 (47.83%) XML
7 36 (39.13%) Open Source
7 36 (39.13%) HTML5
7 36 (39.13%) MongoDB
7 36 (39.13%) Play Framework
8 34 (36.96%) NoSQL
9 31 (33.70%) CSS3
9 31 (33.70%) Ajax
10 30 (32.61%) Linux
11 25 (27.17%) Microservices
12 24 (26.09%) Scrum
12 24 (26.09%) Docker
13 22 (23.91%) Puppet
13 22 (23.91%) Ruby
13 22 (23.91%) Web Services
14 21 (22.83%) TDD
15 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
16 18 (19.57%) RESTful
16 18 (19.57%) IntelliJ
17 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
17 17 (18.48%) Configuration Management
17 17 (18.48%) Django
17 17 (18.48%) Git (software)
18 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (8.70%) Confluence
2 4 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 3 (3.26%) Documentum
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (3.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.43%) GitHub
3 4 (4.35%) IaaS
3 4 (4.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.09%) Google Play
5 1 (1.09%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) HTTP
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) SSL
4 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 34 (36.96%) NoSQL
3 14 (15.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (14.13%) MySQL
5 12 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.26%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.26%) HBase
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.17%) Riak
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.09%) PouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) IntelliJ
2 17 (18.48%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 12 (13.04%) JUnit
5 10 (10.87%) JIRA
5 10 (10.87%) Selenium
6 9 (9.78%) Cucumber
7 8 (8.70%) Subversion
8 7 (7.61%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.35%) gulp
9 4 (4.35%) RSpec
9 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.26%) JHipster
10 3 (3.26%) JMeter
10 3 (3.26%) Protractor
11 2 (2.17%) Hudson
11 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (64.13%) Developer
2 30 (32.61%) Java Developer
3 19 (20.65%) Scala Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Architect
5 14 (15.22%) Java Scala Developer
5 14 (15.22%) Programmer
6 13 (14.13%) Java Programmer
6 13 (14.13%) Linux Developer
6 13 (14.13%) MongoDB Developer
7 12 (13.04%) Technical Architect
8 11 (11.96%) Open Source Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Digital Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Digital Technical Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Angular Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (59.78%) CSS
2 47 (51.09%) REST
3 44 (47.83%) HTML
3 44 (47.83%) XML
4 36 (39.13%) HTML5
4 36 (39.13%) Play Framework
5 31 (33.70%) Ajax
5 31 (33.70%) CSS3
6 22 (23.91%) Web Services
7 18 (19.57%) RESTful
8 17 (18.48%) Django
9 16 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (16.30%) Spring
11 12 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 12 (13.04%) SOAP
12 11 (11.96%) jQuery
12 11 (11.96%) Node.js
13 5 (5.43%) Guice
13 5 (5.43%) Middleware
13 5 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) User Experience
2 4 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Unix
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.83%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) Open Source
3 25 (27.17%) Microservices
4 24 (26.09%) Scrum
5 21 (22.83%) TDD
6 17 (18.48%) Configuration Management
7 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (16.30%) Automated Testing
9 9 (9.78%) MVC
9 9 (9.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.78%) Test Scripting
9 9 (9.78%) Web Design
10 7 (7.61%) DevOps
10 7 (7.61%) Front End Development
11 6 (6.52%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (6.52%) Integration Testing
11 6 (6.52%) Migration
11 6 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) Java
2 46 (50.00%) Scala
3 22 (23.91%) Ruby
4 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.39%) C#
6 11 (11.96%) Python
7 9 (9.78%) SQL
8 5 (5.43%) PHP
9 3 (3.26%) ABAP
10 2 (2.17%) Groovy
10 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) C++
11 1 (1.09%) ES6
11 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (26.09%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (23.91%) Puppet
2 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.17%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.09%) Ansible
4 1 (1.09%) Grafana
4 1 (1.09%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Google
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) Adobe
4 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) WSO2
5 3 (3.26%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.26%) Pega
5 3 (3.26%) SAP
5 3 (3.26%) webMethods
6 2 (2.17%) Cognos
6 2 (2.17%) Ensighten
6 2 (2.17%) IDERA
6 2 (2.17%) RedGate
6 2 (2.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.09%) Kony
7 1 (1.09%) Mapbox
7 1 (1.09%) Splunk
7 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
keytree
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 7 days ago