Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 68 107
Rank change year-on-year -18 +39 -3
Contract jobs citing JSON 52 72 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.80% 2.47% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.33% 9.90% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 10
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £321 £313 £354
90th Percentile £544 £550 £521
Scotland median daily rate £406 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +1.56% +14.29% -
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 821 727 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.49% 24.93% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 438 347
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £313 £267 £265
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £49.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% -12.56% +51.80%
10th Percentile £16.74 £28.68 £43.88
90th Percentile £42.00 £43.39 £52.05
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%

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 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) Java
3 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 22 (42.31%) Web Services
5 20 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 20 (38.46%) RESTful
5 20 (38.46%) REST
6 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
7 17 (32.69%) Spring
7 17 (32.69%) SOAP
8 14 (26.92%) Finance
9 13 (25.00%) OO
9 13 (25.00%) Microservices
10 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 12 (23.08%) SQL
11 11 (21.15%) XML
11 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
12 10 (19.23%) Front End Development
12 10 (19.23%) Banking
13 9 (17.31%) Scrum
13 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
13 9 (17.31%) Linux
13 9 (17.31%) C#
13 9 (17.31%) Node.js
13 9 (17.31%) Java 8
14 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (15.38%) Redux
14 8 (15.38%) DevOps

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 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (13.46%) npm
4 5 (9.62%) GitHub
5 4 (7.69%) NuGet
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
1 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
1 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.69%) Redis
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) Flink
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) Impala
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.46%) JIRA
3 7 (13.46%) JUnit
3 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
3 7 (13.46%) webpack
4 6 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 6 (11.54%) Subversion
5 5 (9.62%) GitLab
5 5 (9.62%) Mockito
6 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.69%) Maven
6 4 (7.69%) NUnit
7 3 (5.77%) Selenium
7 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.92%) Ant
9 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.92%) gulp
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) International Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Architect
3 7 (13.46%) React Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Architect
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) Web Services
2 20 (38.46%) REST
2 20 (38.46%) RESTful
3 17 (32.69%) SOAP
3 17 (32.69%) Spring
4 11 (21.15%) XML
5 9 (17.31%) Node.js
6 8 (15.38%) CSS
6 8 (15.38%) React
6 8 (15.38%) Redux
7 7 (13.46%) .NET
7 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
7 7 (13.46%) DOM
7 7 (13.46%) HTML
8 6 (11.54%) Immutable.js
8 6 (11.54%) Java EE
9 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
10 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.69%) J2EE
10 4 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.69%) Fintech
3 3 (5.77%) DataPower
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) CMDB
4 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.00%) Microservices
3 13 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (19.23%) Front End Development
5 9 (17.31%) Scrum
5 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 8 (15.38%) DevOps
6 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
8 6 (11.54%) Benchmarking
8 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.54%) OOP
8 6 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Wireframes
10 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) C#
4 9 (17.31%) Java 8
5 2 (3.85%) ES6
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) CA
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau