Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JSON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSON over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 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.

JSON
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 60 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing JSON 33 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.33% 2.61% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.79% 7.78% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 37
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% -7.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £364 £295 £328
90th Percentile £550 £500 £488
North West median daily rate £463 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +12.12% +3.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £29.00 -

JSON is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 280 437 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 28.28% 33.59% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 305 293
Cheshire median daily rate £406 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £289
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
North West median daily rate £422 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.09 £33.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.36% +8.87% +23.90%
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.40% -6.25% +8.11%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Cheshire

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Cheshire

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Cheshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -5 12 £419 -1.47%
Chester +19 7 £500 +12.36% 1
Warrington +5 5 £500 +17.65% 2
Crewe +2 5 £600 +71.43%
JSON
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JSON.

1 20 (60.61%) Finance
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) TDD
3 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 17 (51.52%) REST
4 17 (51.52%) HTML
4 17 (51.52%) CSS
5 16 (48.48%) SQL
5 16 (48.48%) React
6 14 (42.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (42.42%) Java
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
7 13 (39.39%) Web Services
8 12 (36.36%) XML
8 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (36.36%) Node.js
8 12 (36.36%) Microservices
9 11 (33.33%) Spring
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle
11 9 (27.27%) Servlets
11 9 (27.27%) SOA
11 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
11 9 (27.27%) Banking
11 9 (27.27%) CSS3
11 9 (27.27%) HTML5
11 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
11 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
12 8 (24.24%) Sass
12 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
12 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (24.24%) JBoss
1 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) IaaS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) PaaS
2 5 (15.15%) SaaS
3 4 (12.12%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (9.09%) Boomi
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.03%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 8 (24.24%) DB2
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Mockito
3 6 (18.18%) Bitbucket
3 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) Gradle
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.03%) Grunt
5 1 (3.03%) gulp
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Backend Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 17 (51.52%) CSS
2 17 (51.52%) HTML
2 17 (51.52%) REST
3 16 (48.48%) React
4 14 (42.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (39.39%) Web Services
6 12 (36.36%) Node.js
6 12 (36.36%) XML
7 11 (33.33%) Spring
8 9 (27.27%) CSS3
8 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 9 (27.27%) HTML5
8 9 (27.27%) Servlets
9 8 (24.24%) Ajax
9 8 (24.24%) JDBC
9 8 (24.24%) Sass
10 7 (21.21%) jQuery
11 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
11 6 (18.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) TDD
3 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (36.36%) Microservices
4 9 (27.27%) SOA
5 8 (24.24%) Investment Management
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
6 7 (21.21%) DevOps
7 6 (18.18%) BDD
7 6 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (18.18%) MVVM
7 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 6 (18.18%) SOLID
7 6 (18.18%) Sprint Planning
7 6 (18.18%) Workflow
8 5 (15.15%) Data Management
8 5 (15.15%) Information Security
8 5 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (12.12%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) Groovy
6 4 (12.12%) X++
7 2 (6.06%) Java 8
7 2 (6.06%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Dell
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk