Period
to 25 February 2018

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 6 months to 25 February 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
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 52 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21 -21
Contract jobs citing JSON 42 115 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.33% 5.09% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.28% 15.03% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 70 22
North East median daily rate £475 £394 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.63% +26.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £367 £313 £251
90th Percentile £550 £525 £483
England median daily rate £470 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +6.82% +6.67% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £35.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year +78.57% -19.08% +15.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 342 765 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.12% 33.88% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 549 377
North East median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £287 £270
90th Percentile £550 £526 £534
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 13
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £26.89 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.04% +3.43% -5.45%
10th Percentile £18.45 £8.63 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.15 £36.50 £45.75
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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 6 months to 25 February 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
Tyne and Wear -5 32 £495 +16.47% 7
Durham -6 9 £419 +19.64%
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 North East region with a requirement for JSON.

1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) RESTful
3 19 (45.24%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
4 17 (40.48%) DevOps
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 15 (35.71%) Subversion
6 14 (33.33%) Scrum
6 14 (33.33%) JIRA
6 14 (33.33%) Confluence
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) CSS
7 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
7 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
8 12 (28.57%) Open Source
8 12 (28.57%) C#
8 12 (28.57%) Python
8 12 (28.57%) REST
9 11 (26.19%) Scala
9 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (23.81%) Puppet
10 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.81%) SOAP
10 10 (23.81%) Middleware
10 10 (23.81%) Finance
10 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
10 10 (23.81%) Windows

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 14 (33.33%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) Heroku
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.76%) Boomi
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Serverless
5 1 (2.38%) BrowserStack
5 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 15 (35.71%) Subversion
3 14 (33.33%) JIRA
4 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 8 (19.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (16.67%) Selenium
6 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.76%) JUnit
7 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.38%) FindBugs
8 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.38%) Gitweb
8 1 (2.38%) Maven
8 1 (2.38%) Rational Team Concert
8 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Technical Leader
2 9 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 8 (19.05%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (19.05%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Digital Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.14%) UI Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) RESTful
1 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 14 (33.33%) CSS
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) REST
4 10 (23.81%) Middleware
4 10 (23.81%) SOAP
5 9 (21.43%) Ajax
5 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) XML
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) Angular 2
6 8 (19.05%) CSS3
6 8 (19.05%) Spring
7 7 (16.67%) Play Framework
8 6 (14.29%) Django
8 6 (14.29%) Node.js
8 6 (14.29%) XSD
9 5 (11.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) CMDB
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Continuous Delivery
3 17 (40.48%) DevOps
4 14 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
5 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
6 12 (28.57%) Open Source
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (21.43%) Change Management
8 9 (21.43%) High Availability
8 9 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (21.43%) ITIL
9 7 (16.67%) Kanban
9 7 (16.67%) Microservices
10 6 (14.29%) OWASP
10 6 (14.29%) TDD
11 5 (11.90%) SOA
11 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
12 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) Python
3 11 (26.19%) Scala
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 8 (19.05%) Ruby
6 5 (11.90%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) XPath
7 2 (4.76%) XQuery
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) OpenText
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Capita
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter