Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 June 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 78 85
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -21
Contract jobs citing JSON 92 53 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.01% 1.99% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.65% 6.04% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 23 50
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £293 £309 £313
90th Percentile £563 £436 £519
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £29.00 - £49.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,202 877 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.27% 33.01% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 556 645
Manchester median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £513 £516
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £379
% change year-on-year +3.23% +2.38% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 7
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.79 £14.75 £16.66
90th Percentile £42.00 £49.50 £40.60
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +12.91%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Manchester

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSON in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Stockport -1 1 £450 - 2
Salford -3 1 - - 2
Cheadle - 1 £338 - 2
JSON
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JSON.

1 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
1 51 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (42.39%) Web Services
3 33 (35.87%) Java
4 29 (31.52%) .NET
5 28 (30.43%) Python
6 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (28.26%) C#
7 26 (28.26%) Linux
7 26 (28.26%) Scrum
8 25 (27.17%) Ajax
9 24 (26.09%) CSS
10 22 (23.91%) XML
10 22 (23.91%) MySQL
10 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
10 22 (23.91%) Mobile App
11 19 (20.65%) DevOps
11 19 (20.65%) Apple iOS
11 19 (20.65%) jQuery
12 18 (19.57%) TDD
12 18 (19.57%) Android
12 18 (19.57%) HTML
12 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
12 18 (19.57%) MVC
12 18 (19.57%) AngularJS
13 17 (18.48%) Android Development
14 16 (17.39%) iOS Development
14 16 (17.39%) Test Automation
14 16 (17.39%) JIRA
15 15 (16.30%) Django

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (7.61%) Confluence
2 6 (6.52%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) JBoss
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.78%) PaaS
3 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.52%) OpenShift
5 5 (5.43%) SaaS
6 3 (3.26%) IaaS
7 2 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Firewall
2 7 (7.61%) VPN
3 6 (6.52%) Intranet
3 6 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (5.43%) FTP
5 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (1.09%) AMQP
7 1 (1.09%) BGP
7 1 (1.09%) IPFIX
7 1 (1.09%) Junos
7 1 (1.09%) MPLS
7 1 (1.09%) MQTT
7 1 (1.09%) MRTG
7 1 (1.09%) OSPF
7 1 (1.09%) RTSP
7 1 (1.09%) SNMP
7 1 (1.09%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.91%) MySQL
2 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 14 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) Redis
7 1 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) JIRA
2 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (8.70%) Bitbucket
3 8 (8.70%) SonarQube
3 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (6.52%) Gradle
4 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.43%) eggPlant
6 4 (4.35%) Maven
6 4 (4.35%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.26%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.17%) Ant
8 2 (2.17%) JProfiler
8 2 (2.17%) JUnit
8 2 (2.17%) Xcode
9 1 (1.09%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Games
3 5 (5.43%) Law
3 5 (5.43%) Legal
4 3 (3.26%) Electronics
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 2 (2.17%) Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
3 9 (9.78%) Python Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Azure Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Consultant
5 7 (7.61%) Architect
5 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Django Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.35%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Python/Django Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.39%) Web Services
2 29 (31.52%) .NET
3 25 (27.17%) Ajax
4 24 (26.09%) CSS
5 22 (23.91%) XML
6 19 (20.65%) jQuery
7 18 (19.57%) AngularJS
7 18 (19.57%) HTML
8 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET
8 15 (16.30%) Django
9 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (15.22%) RESTful
10 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
10 13 (14.13%) Node.js
11 12 (13.04%) REST
11 12 (13.04%) XSLT
12 10 (10.87%) HTML5
12 10 (10.87%) Middleware
13 8 (8.70%) LINQ
13 8 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.96%) User Experience
3 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.61%) CESG
5 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.43%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.26%) Cyberattack
7 3 (3.26%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.09%) Animation
9 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.09%) Robotics
9 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.26%) Linux
2 19 (20.65%) Apple iOS
3 18 (19.57%) Android
4 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.52%) Windows
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.26%) CentOS
7 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.17%) Unix
9 1 (1.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (28.26%) Scrum
4 19 (20.65%) DevOps
5 18 (19.57%) MVC
5 18 (19.57%) TDD
6 17 (18.48%) Android Development
7 16 (17.39%) iOS Development
7 16 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (13.04%) Change Management
10 10 (10.87%) Project Management
11 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
11 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.61%) Information Security
13 6 (6.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 6 (6.52%) Malware Analysis
13 6 (6.52%) Security Monitoring
13 6 (6.52%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
2 33 (35.87%) Java
3 28 (30.43%) Python
4 26 (28.26%) C#
5 11 (11.96%) SQL
6 8 (8.70%) Ruby
7 7 (7.61%) COBOL
7 7 (7.61%) Perl
7 7 (7.61%) XPath
8 6 (6.52%) PHP
8 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.43%) Go
10 4 (4.35%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.09%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.09%) C++
11 1 (1.09%) Groovy
11 1 (1.09%) Java 8
11 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) CISSP
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) GCED
3 4 (4.35%) GCFA
3 4 (4.35%) GCIA
3 4 (4.35%) GCIH
3 4 (4.35%) GIAC
3 4 (4.35%) GREM
3 4 (4.35%) GSEC
3 4 (4.35%) MCSE
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.09%) IISP
5 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) CESG Infosec
1 6 (6.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.43%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.52%) IBM BigFix
2 6 (6.52%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.52%) Puppet
3 4 (4.35%) SCOM
3 4 (4.35%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.17%) Ansible
5 1 (1.09%) Cacti
5 1 (1.09%) collectd
5 1 (1.09%) Grafana
5 1 (1.09%) Graphite
5 1 (1.09%) Icinga
5 1 (1.09%) Kibana
5 1 (1.09%) logstash
5 1 (1.09%) Netcool
5 1 (1.09%) Observium
5 1 (1.09%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.09%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.09%) Salt
5 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.52%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe
7 1 (1.09%) Apigee
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.09%) Google
7 1 (1.09%) Huawei
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) Juniper
7 1 (1.09%) Pega
7 1 (1.09%) Perforce
7 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.09%) Splunk