The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for JSON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 105 47
Rank change year-on-year +66 -58  
Contract jobs citing JSON 18 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.14% 1.25% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 6.64% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 15
Median daily rate £475 £375 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -15.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £325 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £29.14 £55.00
% change year-on-year +32.97% -47.01%  

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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 156 301 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 27.23% 18.82% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 186 126
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 8
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.28 £14.35 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £36.00 £16.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing JSON as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in the North East

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in the North East

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in the North East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in the North East

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +77 17 £475 +26.66% 7
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region with a requirement for JSON.

1 73 (83.91%) CSS
2 67 (77.01%) HTML
3 61 (70.11%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (64.37%) REST
5 52 (59.77%) HTML5
6 49 (56.32%) Ajax
6 49 (56.32%) CSS3
7 48 (55.17%) Scala
8 43 (49.43%) Spring
9 42 (48.28%) Ruby
9 42 (48.28%) Django
9 42 (48.28%) Test Automation
10 38 (43.68%) Open Source
11 36 (41.38%) Jenkins
12 34 (39.08%) Play Framework
13 33 (37.93%) Ruby on Rails
13 33 (37.93%) Java
14 32 (36.78%) JUnit
15 30 (34.48%) Web Design
15 30 (34.48%) JIRA
15 30 (34.48%) RESTful
15 30 (34.48%) Responsive Web Design
16 29 (33.33%) Python
17 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
17 27 (31.03%) Scrum
17 27 (31.03%) Configuration Management
17 27 (31.03%) Git (software)
18 26 (29.89%) Guice
18 26 (29.89%) Google
18 26 (29.89%) Linux

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 25 (28.74%) Confluence
2 7 (8.05%) Apache
3 6 (6.90%) JBoss
4 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) Relational Database
2 21 (24.14%) MongoDB
3 18 (20.69%) MySQL
4 17 (19.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (19.54%) NoSQL
4 17 (19.54%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 32 (36.78%) JUnit
3 30 (34.48%) JIRA
4 27 (31.03%) Git (software)
5 24 (27.59%) Subversion
6 22 (25.29%) Selenium
7 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.05%) RSpec
7 7 (8.05%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.75%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.15%) git-flow
10 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 7 (8.05%) Games
1 7 (8.05%) Publishing
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (68.97%) Developer
2 29 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (20.69%) Architect
4 15 (17.24%) Web Developer
5 12 (13.79%) HTML CSS Developer
5 12 (13.79%) HTML Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Scala Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Java Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (10.34%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Technical Architect
10 7 (8.05%) Digital Architect
10 7 (8.05%) QA Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) QA Test Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Quality Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Test Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Digital Technical Architect
12 4 (4.60%) Mobile Web Developer
13 3 (3.45%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (83.91%) CSS
2 67 (77.01%) HTML
3 56 (64.37%) REST
4 52 (59.77%) HTML5
5 49 (56.32%) Ajax
5 49 (56.32%) CSS3
6 43 (49.43%) Spring
7 42 (48.28%) Django
8 34 (39.08%) Play Framework
9 33 (37.93%) Ruby on Rails
10 30 (34.48%) RESTful
11 26 (29.89%) Guice
12 25 (28.74%) XML
13 18 (20.69%) SOAP
13 18 (20.69%) Spring MVC
14 13 (14.94%) Web Services
15 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
16 7 (8.05%) Node.js
16 7 (8.05%) React
17 5 (5.75%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) Linked Data
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.45%) Android
3 3 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (70.11%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Test Automation
3 38 (43.68%) Open Source
4 30 (34.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 30 (34.48%) Web Design
5 27 (31.03%) Configuration Management
5 27 (31.03%) Scrum
6 25 (28.74%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (28.74%) Web Development
7 24 (27.59%) Front End Development
8 23 (26.44%) MVC
8 23 (26.44%) TDD
9 20 (22.99%) OWASP
10 12 (13.79%) Kanban
11 11 (12.64%) Line Management
11 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
12 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting
12 9 (10.34%) User Stories
13 7 (8.05%) Test Strategy
13 7 (8.05%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) Scala
2 42 (48.28%) Ruby
3 33 (37.93%) Java
4 29 (33.33%) Python
5 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 17 (19.54%) C#
7 8 (9.20%) SQL
8 4 (4.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.15%) Jython
10 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 7 (8.05%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Docker
2 9 (10.34%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) Puppet
2 9 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Google
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) webMethods
4 1 (1.15%) OpenText
4 1 (1.15%) Zend
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