Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 55 101
Rank change year-on-year -10 +46 -47
Contract jobs citing JSON 32 47 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.64% 3.84% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 13.70% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 47
North East median daily rate £425 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +22.58% -18.42%
10th Percentile £324 £334 £300
90th Percentile £568 £527 £515
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +21.43%

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 393 343 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.40% 28.02% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 218 492
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £519 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 27
North East median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% +60.71% +73.27%
10th Percentile £28.58 £19.75 £13.70
90th Percentile £45.33 £47.73 £36.40
England median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.67% +1.24%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -24 20 £450 -5.26% 13
Durham -2 10 £375 - 1
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (68.75%) XML
4 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 17 (53.13%) CSS
6 16 (50.00%) Linux
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
6 16 (50.00%) Java
6 16 (50.00%) TDD
7 15 (46.88%) Microservices
8 14 (43.75%) HTML5
8 14 (43.75%) MongoDB
8 14 (43.75%) Scrum
9 13 (40.63%) Docker
10 12 (37.50%) BDD
10 12 (37.50%) Web Services
10 12 (37.50%) OOD
10 12 (37.50%) Python
11 11 (34.38%) Oracle
11 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
12 10 (31.25%) REST
12 10 (31.25%) CSS3
12 10 (31.25%) nginx
12 10 (31.25%) Selenium
13 9 (28.13%) jQuery
13 9 (28.13%) SQL
13 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
14 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 8 (25.00%) 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 10 (31.25%) nginx
2 4 (12.50%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) BrowserStack
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
2 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Boomi
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (18.75%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) DB2
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQLite
6 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (31.25%) Selenium
4 8 (25.00%) JIRA
5 7 (21.88%) Jasmine
6 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
6 6 (18.75%) JUnit
7 5 (15.63%) Subversion
8 3 (9.38%) FindBugs
8 3 (9.38%) Gradle
8 3 (9.38%) Maven
9 2 (6.25%) Ant
9 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
9 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
9 2 (6.25%) Gatling
9 2 (6.25%) GitLab
9 2 (6.25%) Grunt
9 2 (6.25%) gulp
9 2 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (6.25%) Sublime Text
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.13%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Usability Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) XML
2 17 (53.13%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) HTML5
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 10 (31.25%) CSS3
6 10 (31.25%) REST
7 9 (28.13%) jQuery
8 8 (25.00%) CreateJS
8 8 (25.00%) lodash
8 8 (25.00%) SOAP
9 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
10 6 (18.75%) Flash
10 6 (18.75%) J2EE
10 6 (18.75%) RESTful
10 6 (18.75%) Spring
10 6 (18.75%) Spring Boot
11 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
11 5 (15.63%) XSLT
12 4 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) RIA
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.25%) Social Media
3 2 (6.25%) Wiki
4 1 (3.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (50.00%) TDD
4 15 (46.88%) Microservices
5 14 (43.75%) Scrum
6 12 (37.50%) BDD
6 12 (37.50%) OOD
7 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
8 8 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
8 8 (25.00%) OOP
8 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (18.75%) DevOps
10 5 (15.63%) SOA
11 4 (12.50%) OO
11 4 (12.50%) Open Source
11 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
12 3 (9.38%) Migration
12 3 (9.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) ActionScript
5 8 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 4 (12.50%) C#
6 4 (12.50%) Groovy
7 3 (9.38%) Java 8
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) Scala
8 2 (6.25%) Haskell
8 2 (6.25%) Perl
9 1 (3.13%) Korn
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Docker
2 8 (25.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.25%) Grafana
2 2 (6.25%) HP ALM
2 2 (6.25%) Kibana
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Terraform
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Zend
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) webMethods
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) OpenText
4 1 (3.13%) Solace
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter