The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 30 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.

JSON
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 69 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5  
Contract jobs citing JSON 46 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.03% 1.52% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.39% 6.04% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 17
Median daily rate £381 £356 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.01% -15.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £425
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 £37.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.72% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 490 414 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.26% 25.11% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 242 199
Median daily rate £363 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.93% -4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in the East Midlands

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in the East Midlands

JSON
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSON in the East Midlands

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Northamptonshire +14 23 £400 -5.88% 6
Nottinghamshire +23 19 £375 +12.78% 4
Leicestershire 0 9 £515 +71.66% 3
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Derbyshire -11 1 £375 -
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JSON.

1 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
4 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
5 26 (37.68%) Ajax
6 23 (33.33%) TDD
6 23 (33.33%) SQL
7 22 (31.88%) SOAP
7 22 (31.88%) Eclipse
8 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
8 21 (30.43%) XML
8 21 (30.43%) J2EE
9 20 (28.99%) .NET
9 20 (28.99%) Web Services
10 19 (27.54%) Linux
10 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (26.09%) Web Development
12 17 (24.64%) Python
13 16 (23.19%) Scrum
13 16 (23.19%) jQuery
13 16 (23.19%) REST
14 15 (21.74%) MongoDB
14 15 (21.74%) JSP
14 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 15 (21.74%) HTML
15 14 (20.29%) JIRA
16 13 (18.84%) Java EE
16 13 (18.84%) Spring
16 13 (18.84%) JSF
16 13 (18.84%) Ant

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 13 (18.84%) JBoss
1 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) IaaS
1 12 (17.39%) PaaS
2 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) HTTP
2 8 (11.59%) DNS
2 8 (11.59%) SSL
2 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.80%) Data Lake
5 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.80%) HDInsight
5 4 (5.80%) InfluxDB
5 4 (5.80%) OpenTSDB
5 4 (5.80%) Power BI
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
2 22 (31.88%) Eclipse
3 14 (20.29%) JIRA
4 13 (18.84%) Ant
5 11 (15.94%) IntelliJ
6 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
7 9 (13.04%) Gradle
7 9 (13.04%) JUnit
8 8 (11.59%) JMeter
8 8 (11.59%) SoapUI
9 6 (8.70%) JProfiler
9 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
10 4 (5.80%) gulp
10 4 (5.80%) Maven
10 4 (5.80%) Selenium
10 4 (5.80%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (4.35%) Bower
11 3 (4.35%) JBehave
11 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
11 3 (4.35%) Yeoman
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Developer
2 27 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Data Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) QA Tester
5 4 (5.80%) Tester
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.35%) QA Leader
6 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Android Developer
7 2 (2.90%) AWS Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (2.90%) iOS Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.68%) Ajax
2 22 (31.88%) SOAP
3 21 (30.43%) J2EE
3 21 (30.43%) XML
4 20 (28.99%) .NET
4 20 (28.99%) Web Services
5 16 (23.19%) jQuery
5 16 (23.19%) REST
6 15 (21.74%) HTML
6 15 (21.74%) JSP
7 13 (18.84%) Java EE
7 13 (18.84%) JSF
7 13 (18.84%) Spring
8 11 (15.94%) HTML5
9 10 (14.49%) Node.js
10 9 (13.04%) CSS
10 9 (13.04%) RESTful
10 9 (13.04%) XSLT
11 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.90%) iPhone
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) CoreOS
2 8 (11.59%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Android
4 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) TDD
3 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (26.09%) Web Development
6 16 (23.19%) Scrum
7 13 (18.84%) Web Application Development
8 12 (17.39%) SOA
9 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.04%) User Stories
9 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 8 (11.59%) Analytics
10 8 (11.59%) API Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (11.59%) Kanban
10 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (10.14%) Time Management
12 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.70%) OO
12 6 (8.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
3 23 (33.33%) SQL
4 17 (24.64%) Python
5 13 (18.84%) C#
6 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.80%) R
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.90%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.45%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.45%) ES6
8 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) Perforce
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.80%) Tableau
4 4 (5.80%) Talend
5 3 (4.35%) WSO2
6 2 (2.90%) Informatica
6 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe
7 1 (1.45%) Telerik
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