Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 115 110
Rank change year-on-year +39 -5 -50
Contract jobs citing JSON 37 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.92% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.43% 4.39% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 19
Edinburgh median daily rate £369 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.72% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £303 £319 £301
90th Percentile £499 £438 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 575 592 541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.49% 21.06% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 327 326
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.53% -4.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £40.32 £19.85 £36.25
90th Percentile £49.70 £47.45 £43.75
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.37% -10.63% +14.29%

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 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JSON.

1 26 (70.27%) Git (software)
2 25 (67.57%) Web Services
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
3 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (62.16%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (59.46%) Java
6 20 (54.05%) MySQL
7 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
8 14 (37.84%) XML
9 13 (35.14%) Scrum
9 13 (35.14%) REST
10 12 (32.43%) HTML
11 11 (29.73%) Python
11 11 (29.73%) Selenium
11 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
11 11 (29.73%) WebDriver
11 11 (29.73%) SoapUI
12 10 (27.03%) RESTful
12 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (27.03%) Subversion
12 10 (27.03%) Exploratory Testing
13 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
13 9 (24.32%) CA Agile Central
13 9 (24.32%) SOAP
13 9 (24.32%) Bugzilla
13 9 (24.32%) MVC
13 9 (24.32%) Finance
14 8 (21.62%) .NET
14 8 (21.62%) CSS
14 8 (21.62%) C#

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 (13.51%) CMS
1 5 (13.51%) Drupal
1 5 (13.51%) nginx
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) GitHub
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (54.05%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (70.27%) Git (software)
2 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
3 11 (29.73%) Selenium
3 11 (29.73%) SoapUI
3 11 (29.73%) WebDriver
4 10 (27.03%) Subversion
5 9 (24.32%) Bugzilla
6 8 (21.62%) Cucumber
6 8 (21.62%) Mockito
7 7 (18.92%) GitLab
8 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
8 3 (8.11%) Maven
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Test Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
4 8 (21.62%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) Web Services
2 14 (37.84%) XML
3 13 (35.14%) REST
4 12 (32.43%) HTML
5 10 (27.03%) RESTful
6 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
6 9 (24.32%) SOAP
7 8 (21.62%) .NET
7 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 8 (21.62%) HTML5
7 8 (21.62%) Spring
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) CSS3
8 5 (13.51%) Symfony
8 5 (13.51%) Twig
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Core
9 4 (10.81%) Google Maps API
9 4 (10.81%) Open Graph
9 4 (10.81%) Sass
9 4 (10.81%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Debian
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
4 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (27.03%) Exploratory Testing
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Requirements Management
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
6 7 (18.92%) SOA
6 7 (18.92%) Use Case
7 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.22%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Microservices
8 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Web Design
9 3 (8.11%) Coaching
9 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (10.81%) Facebook
2 4 (10.81%) Google
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.81%) Twitter
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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