Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 46 119
Rank change year-on-year -28 +73 -67
Contract jobs citing JSON 32 58 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.58% 4.75% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.67% 14.65% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 37 24
North East median daily rate £375 £404 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +19.56% -28.95%
10th Percentile £152 £310 £300
90th Percentile £495 £511 £450
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £39.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.21% -11.67% +34.33%

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 417 396 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.57% 32.46% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 252 358
North East median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £279 £276 £263
90th Percentile £538 £507 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 25
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +60.71% +73.27%
10th Percentile £29.65 £16.50 £17.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.76 £36.00
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +3.93% +8.84% -0.68%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -34 19 £400 -0.87% 3
Durham - 12 £350 - 2
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 21 (65.63%) XML
4 19 (59.38%) CSS
4 19 (59.38%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 16 (50.00%) HTML5
7 15 (46.88%) TDD
7 15 (46.88%) Linux
7 15 (46.88%) Scrum
8 13 (40.63%) Python
8 13 (40.63%) OOD
9 12 (37.50%) Oracle
9 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
10 11 (34.38%) CSS3
10 11 (34.38%) Web Services
11 10 (31.25%) OOP
11 10 (31.25%) ActionScript
11 10 (31.25%) Java
11 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
11 10 (31.25%) nginx
11 10 (31.25%) ActionScript 3.0
11 10 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
11 10 (31.25%) BDD
11 10 (31.25%) VirtualBox
11 10 (31.25%) HAProxy
11 10 (31.25%) TypeScript
11 10 (31.25%) Docker
11 10 (31.25%) Microservices

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 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) BrowserStack
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%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
4 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.25%) Big Data
6 2 (6.25%) DB2
6 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Jasmine
3 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) JIRA
3 6 (18.75%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) FindBugs
4 4 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Gradle
5 2 (6.25%) Hamcrest
5 2 (6.25%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Gerrit
6 1 (3.13%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Systems Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
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%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Usability Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) XML
2 19 (59.38%) CSS
2 19 (59.38%) HTML
3 16 (50.00%) HTML5
4 11 (34.38%) CSS3
4 11 (34.38%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) CreateJS
5 10 (31.25%) lodash
6 8 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (21.88%) Flash
7 7 (21.88%) RESTful
8 6 (18.75%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) jQuery
8 6 (18.75%) REST
9 5 (15.63%) XSLT
10 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (12.50%) SOAP
11 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
11 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) RIA
2 4 (12.50%) Wiki
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (46.88%) Scrum
3 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 13 (40.63%) OOD
5 10 (31.25%) Asynchronous Programming
5 10 (31.25%) BDD
5 10 (31.25%) Microservices
5 10 (31.25%) OOP
5 10 (31.25%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.63%) SOA
7 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
8 4 (12.50%) DevOps
8 4 (12.50%) DSDM
8 4 (12.50%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (9.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) ActionScript
3 10 (31.25%) ActionScript 3.0
3 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 10 (31.25%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) TypeScript
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 6 (18.75%) C#
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Java 8
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Docker
1 10 (31.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.25%) HP ALM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Zend
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Twitter
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) OpenText