Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 51 63
Rank change year-on-year -32 +12 +9
Contract jobs citing JSON 24 52 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.79% 4.31% 4.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.96% 14.86% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 57
North East median daily rate £500 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £362 £332 £313
90th Percentile £608 £548 £525
England median daily rate £488 £470 £438
% change year-on-year +3.72% +7.43% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £33.28
% change year-on-year -16.67% +26.20% +4.00%

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 403 350 743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.05% 29.02% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 240 520
North East median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £314 £300 £290
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £494 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £34.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -18.43% +69.10%
10th Percentile £32.75 £10.83 £8.50
90th Percentile £48.05 £44.98 £37.75
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -25 20 £519 +9.21% 16
Durham -17 2 £395 -4.24% 1
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) XML
3 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (50.00%) Microservices
5 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
5 11 (45.83%) REST
5 11 (45.83%) CSS
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) HTML5
6 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
7 9 (37.50%) Scala
7 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) Spring
8 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 8 (33.33%) jQuery
8 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (33.33%) Node.js
8 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (29.17%) Docker
9 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
9 7 (29.17%) Unix
9 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) C#

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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) Confluence
1 4 (16.67%) JBoss
1 4 (16.67%) nginx
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) IaaS
3 4 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) Boomi
3 4 (16.67%) GitHub
3 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) PaaS
3 4 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Akamai
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) BGP
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) DSL
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
4 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.17%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
3 7 (29.17%) JUnit
3 7 (29.17%) Selenium
4 6 (25.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.67%) Ant
5 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (16.67%) Gatling
5 4 (16.67%) GitLab
5 4 (16.67%) Grunt
5 4 (16.67%) gulp
5 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 4 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (16.67%) Maven
5 4 (16.67%) Sublime Text
5 4 (16.67%) Subversion
6 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 3 (12.50%) Gradle
7 1 (4.17%) Sahi
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Backend Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) XML
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) REST
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) HTML5
4 9 (37.50%) SOAP
4 9 (37.50%) Spring
5 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) Node.js
5 8 (33.33%) Web Services
6 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) Play Framework
8 5 (20.83%) EJB
8 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
8 5 (20.83%) Servlets
9 4 (16.67%) CSS3
9 4 (16.67%) J2SE
9 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CESG
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (50.00%) Microservices
4 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (29.17%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.83%) BDD
7 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) Lean Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (12.50%) SOA
9 3 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) Scala
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Groovy
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
7 4 (16.67%) Haskell
7 4 (16.67%) Java 8
7 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) COBOL
8 1 (4.17%) Korn
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.17%) CISMP
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) GIAC
2 1 (4.17%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.17%) HDFS
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Kibana
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Grafana
3 2 (8.33%) Terraform
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
1 4 (16.67%) Dell
1 4 (16.67%) Google
1 4 (16.67%) webMethods
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
4 1 (4.17%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Solace
4 1 (4.17%) Splunk
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Zend