Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 27 May 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 78 106
Rank change year-on-year -25 +28 -11
Contract jobs citing JSON 33 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.14% 1.54% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.67% 5.39% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £375 £302 £316
90th Percentile £568 £496 £426
Scotland median daily rate £430 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +18.62% +3.57% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 707 538 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.49% 28.62% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 369 367
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +10.73%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £546 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £49.62 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.46% +230.77% -62.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -35.33% +28.21% -23.53%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Edinburgh

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Edinburgh

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JSON.

1 24 (72.73%) RESTful
2 21 (63.64%) Java
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) Web Services
5 17 (51.52%) XML
6 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 15 (45.45%) Spring
8 14 (42.42%) Scrum
9 12 (36.36%) Finance
9 12 (36.36%) Linux
9 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 12 (36.36%) Node.js
10 11 (33.33%) Java 8
10 11 (33.33%) CSS
10 11 (33.33%) HTML
10 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 11 (33.33%) HTML5
11 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (30.30%) jQuery
11 10 (30.30%) Ajax
11 10 (30.30%) Degree
11 10 (30.30%) CSS3
12 9 (27.27%) GitHub
12 9 (27.27%) Mockito
12 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
12 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
12 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
12 9 (27.27%) Puppet
12 9 (27.27%) SOAP
12 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (15.15%) Apache
1 5 (15.15%) Confluence
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) 3ds Max
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.03%) Maya
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) npm
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) AMQP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) Mockito
3 8 (24.24%) GitLab
4 5 (15.15%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) JMeter
5 2 (6.06%) JUnit
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
6 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) JIRA Developer
6 4 (12.12%) WCF Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Digital Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Architect
8 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) RESTful
2 18 (54.55%) Web Services
3 17 (51.52%) XML
4 15 (45.45%) Spring
5 12 (36.36%) Node.js
6 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 11 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (30.30%) Ajax
7 10 (30.30%) CSS3
7 10 (30.30%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 9 (27.27%) SOAP
9 8 (24.24%) JMX
10 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
10 6 (18.18%) J2EE
10 6 (18.18%) REST
11 5 (15.15%) .NET
11 5 (15.15%) D3.js
11 5 (15.15%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Wiki
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 7 (21.21%) High Availability
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) Open Source
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) SOA
6 5 (15.15%) API Design
6 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) MVVM
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) OOP
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (15.15%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) Java 8
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) ES6
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Atlassian
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Sun
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) Talend