Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 45 77
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32 +12
Contract jobs citing JSON 38 58 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.32% 3.67% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.68% 15.14% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +36.00%
10th Percentile £318 £380 £297
90th Percentile £550 £517 £494
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £325
% change year-on-year +2.44% +57.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £59.38 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +73.61% +14.21%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 438 383 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.77% 24.24% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 214 196
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.80% +11.33%
10th Percentile £260 £270 £263
90th Percentile £569 £588 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £40.75 £15.00 £34.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +171.67% -56.91% +66.29%
10th Percentile £16.50 £15.00 £28.83
90th Percentile £52.50 £15.00 £42.24
East of England median hourly rate £41.25 £42.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -3.51% +18.75% -4.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSON in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Watford -17 12 £550 +29.41% 4
Hemel Hempstead +4 10 £475 +5.56%
Rickmansworth -5 7 £400 - 1
Stevenage -1 6 £332 -
JSON
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JSON.

1 22 (57.89%) SQL
1 22 (57.89%) XML
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
3 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
4 14 (36.84%) JIRA
4 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
5 13 (34.21%) C#
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (34.21%) Spring
6 11 (28.95%) REST
6 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
7 10 (26.32%) Reference Data
7 10 (26.32%) Data Mapping
7 10 (26.32%) BDD
7 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) Talend
7 10 (26.32%) TDD
7 10 (26.32%) Subversion
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (26.32%) MVC
7 10 (26.32%) Migration
7 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (26.32%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) Java
7 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
7 10 (26.32%) Oracle

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (7.89%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SSL
1 6 (15.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (7.89%) Power BI
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) JIRA
2 10 (26.32%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.89%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.89%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.26%) Protractor
6 1 (2.63%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.63%) gulp
6 1 (2.63%) Hamcrest
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Data Migration Developer
3 10 (26.32%) ETL Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
5 8 (21.05%) JSP Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.89%) Web Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) XML
2 17 (44.74%) Web Services
3 13 (34.21%) Spring
4 11 (28.95%) REST
5 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 10 (26.32%) HTML5
6 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) JSP
6 9 (23.68%) SOAP
6 9 (23.68%) Spring MVC
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 6 (15.79%) LDAP
7 6 (15.79%) XSLT
8 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.16%) CSS3
8 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
8 5 (13.16%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) Angular 2
9 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Reference Data
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
3 10 (26.32%) BDD
3 10 (26.32%) Data Mapping
3 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 10 (26.32%) ETL
3 10 (26.32%) Migration
3 10 (26.32%) MVC
3 10 (26.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 10 (26.32%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) Decision-Making
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
8 3 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
3 13 (34.21%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) Java
4 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.63%) ES6
7 1 (2.63%) ES7
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
1 10 (26.32%) Talend
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Google