The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
South East / Berkshire
Rank 79 103 112
Rank change year-on-year +24 +9  
Contract jobs citing JSON 22 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.19% 0.94% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 5.32% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 14
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £344 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.33% +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 Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 329 432 614
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.76% 17.63% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 264 368
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £55.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.99% +70.92%  
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 Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSON in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bracknell +9 11 £450 -5.26%
Reading +9 6 £356 +1.78% 5
Newbury +2 1 £325 -
JSON
South East

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JSON.

1 28 (62.22%) Java
1 28 (62.22%) XML
1 28 (62.22%) REST
2 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (53.33%) Python
4 22 (48.89%) TDD
4 22 (48.89%) CMS
5 20 (44.44%) Ruby
5 20 (44.44%) HTTP
5 20 (44.44%) BDD
6 19 (42.22%) WebDriver
6 19 (42.22%) Splunk
6 19 (42.22%) Bitbucket
6 19 (42.22%) JMeter
6 19 (42.22%) Selenium
6 19 (42.22%) Groovy
7 18 (40.00%) eggPlant
8 17 (37.78%) Gradle
8 17 (37.78%) Apache Ivy
8 17 (37.78%) Maven
8 17 (37.78%) Content Management
8 17 (37.78%) Project Management
8 17 (37.78%) OO
8 17 (37.78%) Ant
8 17 (37.78%) OOP
9 16 (35.56%) Linux
9 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
9 16 (35.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (35.56%) Sitecore
10 15 (33.33%) Visualisation

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 22 (48.89%) CMS
2 16 (35.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (11.11%) Apache
5 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.67%) Commerce Server
6 3 (6.67%) Drupal
6 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (6.67%) WordPress
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPEL
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Fredhopper
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) DB2
3 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Bitbucket
1 19 (42.22%) JMeter
1 19 (42.22%) Selenium
1 19 (42.22%) WebDriver
2 18 (40.00%) eggPlant
3 17 (37.78%) Ant
3 17 (37.78%) Apache Ivy
3 17 (37.78%) Gradle
3 17 (37.78%) Maven
4 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
5 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
6 5 (11.11%) Gatling
6 5 (11.11%) NeoLoad
6 5 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.67%) JIRA
8 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.22%) TestNG
9 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Developer in Test
3 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) BPM Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) REST
1 28 (62.22%) XML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) Spring
4 6 (13.33%) CSS3
4 6 (13.33%) HTML5
4 6 (13.33%) jQuery
4 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (11.11%) J2EE
5 5 (11.11%) Middleware
5 5 (11.11%) React
5 5 (11.11%) SOAP
6 4 (8.89%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (6.67%) Kafka
7 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (6.67%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) AIX
3 3 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
3 20 (44.44%) BDD
4 17 (37.78%) Content Management
4 17 (37.78%) OO
4 17 (37.78%) OOP
4 17 (37.78%) Project Management
5 15 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 14 (31.11%) Automated Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Scrum
7 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
8 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
8 11 (24.44%) Security Testing
9 8 (17.78%) DevOps
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (8.89%) Microservices
12 4 (8.89%) Performance Engineering
12 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) Python
3 20 (44.44%) Ruby
4 19 (42.22%) Groovy
5 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) C++
7 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
9 4 (8.89%) PHP
10 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
11 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.22%) C
12 1 (2.22%) C#
12 1 (2.22%) F#
12 1 (2.22%) Go
12 1 (2.22%) Haskell
12 1 (2.22%) ML
12 1 (2.22%) OCaml
12 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) IFRS
2 1 (2.22%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) HP Fortify
2 4 (8.89%) Ansible
3 3 (6.67%) Kibana
3 3 (6.67%) logstash
3 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Splunk
2 16 (35.56%) Sitecore
3 7 (15.56%) IBM
4 5 (11.11%) HP
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago