Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 2018 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
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 87 62
Rank change year-on-year +22 -25 +44
Contract jobs citing JSON 85 63 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.11% 1.99% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.34% 6.58% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 59
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £325 £295 £313
90th Percentile £521 £475 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £53.79 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +26.55% - +26.34%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 910 957 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.31% 30.28% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 617 523
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.70%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £506 £512
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +21.79% +145.90%
10th Percentile £33.63 £22.53 £17.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.29 £45.25
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.35%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Leicestershire +40 37 £425 +142.86% 15
Northamptonshire -6 25 £400 - 10
Nottinghamshire -30 14 £400 - 10
Lincolnshire - 6 - - 2
Derbyshire - 5 £475 - 2
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JSON.

1 59 (69.41%) Java
2 53 (62.35%) XML
3 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (45.88%) Test Automation
5 34 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 34 (40.00%) Java EE
6 31 (36.47%) DevOps
7 28 (32.94%) TDD
7 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
8 27 (31.76%) HTML
9 26 (30.59%) HTML5
10 25 (29.41%) Tomcat
11 24 (28.24%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
12 22 (25.88%) Web Services
13 21 (24.71%) SOAP
13 21 (24.71%) CSS
14 20 (23.53%) jQuery
14 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
15 19 (22.35%) REST
15 19 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (22.35%) SonarQube
15 19 (22.35%) Ajax
16 18 (21.18%) React
16 18 (21.18%) CSS3
16 18 (21.18%) Amazon S3
17 17 (20.00%) API Development
17 17 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 17 (20.00%) SQL
18 16 (18.82%) J2EE

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 25 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.41%) Mule
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.71%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.35%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.18%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.18%) Amazon S3
3 15 (17.65%) npm
4 6 (7.06%) Boomi
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.35%) IaaS
6 2 (2.35%) iPaaS
6 2 (2.35%) PaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) SaaS
7 1 (1.18%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.71%) SQLite
3 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.35%) Spotfire
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 34 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.35%) SonarQube
3 15 (17.65%) Grunt
3 15 (17.65%) gulp
4 13 (15.29%) Subversion
5 8 (9.41%) webpack
6 6 (7.06%) Maven
7 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.88%) JUnit
8 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.71%) JIRA
8 4 (4.71%) Selenium
9 3 (3.53%) Babel
9 3 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.35%) Gradle
10 2 (2.35%) JProfiler
10 2 (2.35%) NUnit
10 2 (2.35%) QF-Test
10 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (78.82%) Developer
2 29 (34.12%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Integration Developer
5 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Architect
7 3 (3.53%) Cordova Developer
7 3 (3.53%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Data Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Junior
8 2 (2.35%) MuleSoft Developer
8 2 (2.35%) PowerShell Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) XML
2 34 (40.00%) Java EE
3 27 (31.76%) HTML
4 26 (30.59%) HTML5
5 24 (28.24%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (25.88%) Web Services
7 21 (24.71%) CSS
7 21 (24.71%) SOAP
8 20 (23.53%) jQuery
9 19 (22.35%) Ajax
9 19 (22.35%) REST
10 18 (21.18%) CSS3
10 18 (21.18%) React
11 17 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 16 (18.82%) J2EE
13 15 (17.65%) Node.js
14 14 (16.47%) Hibernate
14 14 (16.47%) Spring
15 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
15 5 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) User Experience
2 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Windows
3 8 (9.41%) Mac OS
4 6 (7.06%) Unix
5 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Android
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) Test Automation
3 31 (36.47%) DevOps
4 28 (32.94%) TDD
5 17 (20.00%) API Development
6 15 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 13 (15.29%) OO
7 13 (15.29%) Performance Optimisation
8 11 (12.94%) Scrum
9 10 (11.76%) OOP
10 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.59%) SDLC
11 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (9.41%) UML
12 7 (8.24%) BDD
12 7 (8.24%) MVC
12 7 (8.24%) SOA
13 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (69.41%) Java
2 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (8.24%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.88%) XPath
5 5 (5.88%) XQuery
6 4 (4.71%) C#
6 4 (4.71%) Scala
7 3 (3.53%) ES6
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) Groovy
8 2 (2.35%) Jython
8 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.35%) Python
9 1 (1.18%) ABAP
9 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.18%) Go
9 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) WCAG
3 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) CloudHub
2 1 (1.18%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Perforce
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) Dell
4 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 4 (4.71%) Sencha
5 4 (4.71%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.35%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.35%) hybris
6 2 (2.35%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.35%) Tableau
6 2 (2.35%) Talend
6 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.18%) Apple
7 1 (1.18%) Informatica
7 1 (1.18%) SYSPRO
7 1 (1.18%) VMware