The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for JSON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 32 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JSON 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.82% - 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -33.63% +46.66%  

JSON is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 73 70 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 26.55% 22.95% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 57
Median daily rate £318 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.44% -7.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing JSON as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Bedfordshire

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSON in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Bedfordshire

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Luton - 4 £305 -
JSON
East of England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for JSON.

1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 7 (53.85%) Sass
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (30.77%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) LESS
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (30.77%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Animation
4 4 (30.77%) Dojo
4 4 (30.77%) Drupal
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Subversion
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) DOM
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JSP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) TIBCO Developer
6 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) Dojo
4 4 (30.77%) DOM
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) LESS
4 4 (30.77%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) SAX
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
5 3 (23.08%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Animation
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
3 4 (30.77%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) BEA
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) TIBCO