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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 95 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing JSON 21 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.65% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 2.70% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £290 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £257 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+79.83% +36.80%
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
542 593 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.55% 24.21% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 341 311
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £34.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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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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
Shropshire - 9 £450 -
Birmingham +6 6 £335 - 10
Wolverhampton - 2 £250 -
Solihull +1 1 £300 - 2
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (58.49%) Java
2 31 (58.49%) XML
3 22 (41.51%) Scrum
4 15 (28.30%) MVC
5 14 (26.42%) C#
5 14 (26.42%) HTML
6 13 (24.53%) Spring
6 13 (24.53%) Docker
7 12 (22.64%) REST
7 12 (22.64%) Open Source
7 12 (22.64%) HTML5
7 12 (22.64%) JIRA
7 12 (22.64%) SQL
7 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
7 12 (22.64%) Web Services
8 11 (20.75%) .NET
9 10 (18.87%) J2EE
9 10 (18.87%) SOAP
9 10 (18.87%) RESTful
9 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
9 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
10 9 (16.98%) Play Framework
10 9 (16.98%) Microservices
10 9 (16.98%) HBase
10 9 (16.98%) Hadoop
10 9 (16.98%) Software Architecture
10 9 (16.98%) Python
10 9 (16.98%) Data Mining
10 9 (16.98%) jQuery

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
1 8 (15.09%) Confluence
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.32%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) Data Mining
2 9 (16.98%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.98%) HBase
3 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) Big Data
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) JIRA
2 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) Selenium
3 6 (11.32%) JUnit
3 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
4 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.55%) Subversion
6 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.66%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.77%) NUnit
7 2 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (3.77%) Moq
8 1 (1.89%) XMLUnit
8 1 (1.89%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Architect
5 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Android Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) XML
2 14 (26.42%) HTML
3 13 (24.53%) Spring
4 12 (22.64%) Web Services
4 12 (22.64%) HTML5
4 12 (22.64%) REST
5 11 (20.75%) .NET
6 10 (18.87%) J2EE
6 10 (18.87%) SOAP
6 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
6 10 (18.87%) RESTful
7 9 (16.98%) jQuery
7 9 (16.98%) Play Framework
8 8 (15.09%) CSS
8 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
8 8 (15.09%) J2SE
9 7 (13.21%) Ajax
9 7 (13.21%) Spring MVC
10 6 (11.32%) WCF
10 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) UNIX
2 5 (9.43%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Scrum
3 15 (28.30%) MVC
4 12 (22.64%) Open Source
5 9 (16.98%) Software Architecture
5 9 (16.98%) Microservices
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (11.32%) DevOps
6 6 (11.32%) Test Strategy
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.43%) Android Development
8 4 (7.55%) OO
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.66%) SOA
9 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.66%) Time Management
9 3 (5.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) C#
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.43%) Scala
7 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.66%) C
7 3 (5.66%) VC++
7 3 (5.66%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) webMethods
2 6 (11.32%) IBM
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Informatica
5 2 (3.77%) Cognos
5 2 (3.77%) Tableau
6 1 (1.89%) Google
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