Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 81 65
Rank change year-on-year +37 -16 -22
Contract jobs citing JSON 60 85 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.89% 3.14% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.54% 11.71% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 53 44
North East median daily rate £450 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +24.59%
10th Percentile £344 £301 £300
90th Percentile £550 £524 £650
England median daily rate £460 £428 £400
% change year-on-year +7.48% +7.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year +24.14% - +3.57%

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 342 726 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.90% 26.81% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 494 368
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.72% +13.93%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £554
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +48.27% -37.05%
10th Percentile £22.50 £18.61 £16.16
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.70 £27.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +37 52 £475 +26.67%
Durham - 7 £419 -
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for JSON.

1 34 (56.67%) Java
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) Linux
4 26 (43.33%) HTML
4 26 (43.33%) CSS
5 25 (41.67%) SOAP
5 25 (41.67%) XML
5 25 (41.67%) Spring
5 25 (41.67%) RESTful
6 23 (38.33%) Web Services
7 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
7 22 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (35.00%) Scrum
9 20 (33.33%) REST
10 19 (31.67%) C#
11 18 (30.00%) Open Source
11 18 (30.00%) DevOps
12 17 (28.33%) Scala
12 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
12 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
13 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
13 16 (26.67%) Subversion
13 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
14 15 (25.00%) Puppet
14 15 (25.00%) JIRA
14 15 (25.00%) Confluence
14 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
15 14 (23.33%) SQL
15 14 (23.33%) MySQL
15 14 (23.33%) Test Automation

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 15 (25.00%) Confluence
1 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 9 (15.00%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) JBoss
4 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) Heroku
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.00%) IaaS
4 3 (5.00%) PaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Serverless
5 2 (3.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 14 (23.33%) MySQL
3 11 (18.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 9 (15.00%) InterSystems Cache
6 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.67%) Subversion
3 15 (25.00%) JIRA
4 11 (18.33%) Selenium
5 10 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 8 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (10.00%) JUnit
8 3 (5.00%) Hudson
8 3 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.33%) Protractor
10 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.67%) Maven
10 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Architect
1 19 (31.67%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Digital Architect
2 10 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
4 8 (13.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 8 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 7 (11.67%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Java Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.00%) UI Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) CSS
1 26 (43.33%) HTML
2 25 (41.67%) RESTful
2 25 (41.67%) SOAP
2 25 (41.67%) Spring
2 25 (41.67%) XML
3 23 (38.33%) Web Services
4 20 (33.33%) REST
5 13 (21.67%) Ajax
5 13 (21.67%) CSS3
5 13 (21.67%) HTML5
6 12 (20.00%) .NET
6 12 (20.00%) Django
7 11 (18.33%) Play Framework
8 9 (15.00%) Apache Camel
8 9 (15.00%) GWT
8 9 (15.00%) JSP
8 9 (15.00%) Middleware
9 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 8 (13.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) CMDB
2 6 (10.00%) User Experience
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 29 (48.33%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Unix
3 8 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 21 (35.00%) Scrum
4 18 (30.00%) DevOps
4 18 (30.00%) Open Source
5 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
6 14 (23.33%) TDD
6 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 11 (18.33%) Kanban
8 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.67%) SOA
9 9 (15.00%) Coaching
9 9 (15.00%) OO
10 8 (13.33%) Change Management
10 8 (13.33%) High Availability
10 8 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (13.33%) ITIL
10 8 (13.33%) OWASP
10 8 (13.33%) Prototyping
10 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) Java
2 19 (31.67%) C#
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) Scala
4 14 (23.33%) SQL
5 12 (20.00%) Ruby
6 11 (18.33%) Python
7 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.00%) Groovy
11 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.33%) XPath
11 2 (3.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
2 6 (10.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Puppet
2 9 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Google
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) InterSystems
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) OpenText
4 3 (5.00%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.33%) Dell
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.67%) TIBCO