Period
to 25 June 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 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
England > North East
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 33 108
Rank change year-on-year -46 +75 -41
Contract jobs citing JSON 31 87 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.37% 6.72% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.35% 19.42% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 22
North East median daily rate £398 £402 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +14.79% -21.35%
10th Percentile £154 £310 £286
90th Percentile £504 £525 £450
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +32.00%

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 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 422 448 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.29% 34.62% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 291 363
North East median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £269
90th Percentile £521 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £33.07 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.32% +18.09% +73.27%
10th Percentile £41.38 £12.46 £17.14
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.73 £28.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +7.14%

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 June 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 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
Tyne and Wear -59 21 £400 -0.87% 6
Durham +2 10 £363 -3.33% 5
JSON
England

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

1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 20 (64.52%) CSS
3 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (54.84%) XML
4 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
5 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (51.61%) HTML5
6 15 (48.39%) Scrum
7 14 (45.16%) Python
7 14 (45.16%) Linux
7 14 (45.16%) TDD
8 11 (35.48%) Web Services
8 11 (35.48%) OOD
8 11 (35.48%) CSS3
9 10 (32.26%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle
10 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
10 9 (29.03%) RESTful
10 9 (29.03%) Microservices
11 8 (25.81%) Docker
11 8 (25.81%) HAProxy
11 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
11 8 (25.81%) REST
11 8 (25.81%) VirtualBox
11 8 (25.81%) lodash
11 8 (25.81%) CreateJS
11 8 (25.81%) Asynchronous Programming
11 8 (25.81%) Virtual Environments
11 8 (25.81%) ActionScript 3.0

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 8 (25.81%) nginx
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) BrowserStack
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.45%) GitHub
3 2 (6.45%) PaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Serverless
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (19.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
2 7 (22.58%) Selenium
3 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.13%) FindBugs
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) Subversion
5 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
5 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.45%) Gradle
5 2 (6.45%) Hamcrest
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Rational Team Concert
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.23%) Gitweb
6 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.23%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Usability Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) CSS
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 17 (54.84%) XML
3 16 (51.61%) HTML5
4 11 (35.48%) CSS3
4 11 (35.48%) Web Services
5 9 (29.03%) RESTful
6 8 (25.81%) CreateJS
6 8 (25.81%) lodash
6 8 (25.81%) REST
7 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) Flash
9 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) XSD
9 4 (12.90%) XSLT
10 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) RIA
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.45%) Wiki
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Blog
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (48.39%) Scrum
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 11 (35.48%) OOD
6 9 (29.03%) Microservices
7 8 (25.81%) Asynchronous Programming
7 8 (25.81%) BDD
7 8 (25.81%) OOP
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.81%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (19.35%) Kanban
9 5 (16.13%) DevOps
9 5 (16.13%) DSDM
10 4 (12.90%) OO
10 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (9.68%) Content Management
11 3 (9.68%) Process Management
11 3 (9.68%) SOA
11 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 8 (25.81%) ActionScript
4 8 (25.81%) ActionScript 3.0
4 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
4 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
5 6 (19.35%) C#
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Groovy
7 2 (6.45%) Java 8
7 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Docker
1 8 (25.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) HAProxy
2 3 (9.68%) HP ALM
3 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) OpenText
4 2 (6.45%) Twitter
5 1 (3.23%) Capita
5 1 (3.23%) Zend