Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 81 81
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 +21
Contract jobs citing JSON 90 69 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.06% 2.19% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.33% 6.95% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 50
East Midlands median daily rate £403 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +9.97% -5.52%
10th Percentile £291 £316 £263
90th Percentile £488 £480 £539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.62% -17.78% +20.00%

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 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 871 993 813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.66% 31.57% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 612 494
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £284 £275 £250
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 11
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26.88 £36.90 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.63 £67.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Northamptonshire -11 33 £400 - 5
Leicestershire +29 30 £413 -19.90% 9
Nottinghamshire -28 12 £275 -29.03% 14
Derbyshire +23 9 £475 +26.67% 2
Lincolnshire +9 5 - - 1
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 63 (70.00%) Java
2 54 (60.00%) XML
3 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 39 (43.33%) Git (software)
6 33 (36.67%) TDD
7 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
8 29 (32.22%) HTML
9 27 (30.00%) SOAP
9 27 (30.00%) REST
9 27 (30.00%) DevOps
10 26 (28.89%) jQuery
10 26 (28.89%) CSS
10 26 (28.89%) Ajax
10 26 (28.89%) Java EE
11 25 (27.78%) HTML5
12 22 (24.44%) SonarQube
12 22 (24.44%) SQL
13 20 (22.22%) React
13 20 (22.22%) CSS3
14 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
14 19 (21.11%) Web Services
14 19 (21.11%) Linux
14 19 (21.11%) npm
15 18 (20.00%) Spring
15 18 (20.00%) Finance
15 18 (20.00%) Perforce
15 18 (20.00%) Node.js
15 18 (20.00%) gulp
16 17 (18.89%) Grunt

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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 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.56%) Mule
4 3 (3.33%) Confluence
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) CICS
5 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.22%) WildFly
6 1 (1.11%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.11%) Kentico
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) HipChat
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) npm
2 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (12.22%) Amazon S3
3 11 (12.22%) Boomi
4 4 (4.44%) iPaaS
4 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.33%) PaaS
6 2 (2.22%) IaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.11%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) SaaS
7 1 (1.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.33%) Spotfire
4 2 (2.22%) Big Data
4 2 (2.22%) DB2
4 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 39 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.44%) SonarQube
3 18 (20.00%) gulp
4 17 (18.89%) Grunt
5 13 (14.44%) Subversion
6 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.78%) JUnit
8 6 (6.67%) webpack
9 5 (5.56%) Gradle
9 5 (5.56%) JProfiler
10 4 (4.44%) JIRA
10 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.33%) Babel
11 3 (3.33%) Maven
11 3 (3.33%) Xcode
12 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.22%) jspm
12 2 (2.22%) NUnit
12 2 (2.22%) Selenium
12 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (72.22%) Developer
2 28 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 17 (18.89%) UI Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Integration Developer
5 5 (5.56%) Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Data Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.33%) iOS Developer
7 3 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.33%) React Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.22%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.00%) XML
2 29 (32.22%) HTML
3 27 (30.00%) REST
3 27 (30.00%) SOAP
4 26 (28.89%) Ajax
4 26 (28.89%) CSS
4 26 (28.89%) Java EE
4 26 (28.89%) jQuery
5 25 (27.78%) HTML5
6 20 (22.22%) CSS3
6 20 (22.22%) React
7 19 (21.11%) Web Services
8 18 (20.00%) Node.js
8 18 (20.00%) Spring
9 16 (17.78%) J2EE
9 16 (17.78%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 14 (15.56%) AngularJS
12 8 (8.89%) XSD
12 8 (8.89%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) User Experience
2 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Linux
2 12 (13.33%) Windows
3 11 (12.22%) Unix
4 10 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.89%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.22%) zOS
8 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 33 (36.67%) TDD
4 27 (30.00%) DevOps
5 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
6 17 (18.89%) Front End Development
7 15 (16.67%) OO
8 14 (15.56%) SOA
9 13 (14.44%) Performance Optimisation
10 11 (12.22%) UML
11 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 10 (11.11%) SDLC
12 9 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (10.00%) OOP
12 9 (10.00%) Scrum
13 8 (8.89%) API Development
13 8 (8.89%) BDD
13 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.89%) EAI
13 8 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 63 (70.00%) Java
2 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 22 (24.44%) SQL
4 13 (14.44%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.89%) XPath
5 8 (8.89%) XQuery
6 6 (6.67%) Scala
7 5 (5.56%) C#
8 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.44%) Python
9 3 (3.33%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.33%) ES6
9 3 (3.33%) Java 8
9 3 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.33%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.22%) C++
10 2 (2.22%) ES7
10 2 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Perforce
2 11 (12.22%) Dell
2 11 (12.22%) Oracle
2 11 (12.22%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) Alteryx
4 3 (3.33%) Apple
4 3 (3.33%) Tableau
4 3 (3.33%) Talend
4 3 (3.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.22%) Capita
5 2 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.11%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
6 1 (1.11%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.11%) Informatica
6 1 (1.11%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) SYSPRO
6 1 (1.11%) VMware