The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for JSON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
England / South West
Rank 83 113 114
Rank change year-on-year +30 +1  
Contract jobs citing JSON 52 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.04% 0.84% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.13% 3.45% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 15
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -33.63% +46.66%  

JSON is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 729 696 750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.54% 24.28% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 460 485
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 53 19
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing JSON as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in the South West

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSON in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in the South West

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in the South West

JSON
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSON in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSON in the South West

JSON
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 13 £355 +9.23% 7
Dorset - 12 £325 - 2
Gloucestershire +8 11 £375 - 12
Somerset +8 6 £450 +20.00% 4
Devon -2 4 £425 - 4
Wiltshire +3 3 £385 +26.22% 3
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 66 (66.67%) HTML
2 64 (64.65%) JavaScript
2 64 (64.65%) CSS
3 53 (53.54%) Java
4 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (47.47%) SQL
5 47 (47.47%) XML
6 44 (44.44%) MVC
7 42 (42.42%) Spring
8 39 (39.39%) REST
9 36 (36.36%) Scrum
9 36 (36.36%) Oracle
9 36 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 35 (35.35%) .NET
10 35 (35.35%) SOAP
10 35 (35.35%) AngularJS
11 34 (34.34%) jQuery
12 33 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 33 (33.33%) C#
13 31 (31.31%) Finance
14 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (26.26%) Electronics
15 26 (26.26%) Telecoms
15 26 (26.26%) Manufacturing
15 26 (26.26%) Programme Management
15 26 (26.26%) SAP
15 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
15 26 (26.26%) Digital Marketing
15 26 (26.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 26 (26.26%) Marketing

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (18.18%) Mule
1 18 (18.18%) Mule ESB
2 11 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (6.06%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (4.04%) Confluence
8 4 (4.04%) JBoss
9 3 (3.03%) Anypoint
9 3 (3.03%) Apache
9 3 (3.03%) CMS
10 2 (2.02%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.01%) nginx
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (26.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.13%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (13.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) PaaS
3 2 (2.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.01%) GitHub
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) HTTP
3 2 (2.02%) AMQP
3 2 (2.02%) Intranet
4 1 (1.01%) Firewall
4 1 (1.01%) Skype
4 1 (1.01%) SMTP
4 1 (1.01%) SSL
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.20%) Oracle Database
3 13 (13.13%) MySQL
4 11 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.02%) Big Data
6 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.01%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.01%) GIS
7 1 (1.01%) OLAP
7 1 (1.01%) OLTP
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.01%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.12%) Maven
3 10 (10.10%) JUnit
4 9 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 9 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.07%) Selenium
6 6 (6.06%) Ant
6 6 (6.06%) Gradle
6 6 (6.06%) IntelliJ
6 6 (6.06%) Mercurial
6 6 (6.06%) Subversion
7 5 (5.05%) Apache Buildr
7 5 (5.05%) jMock
8 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.04%) JIRA
8 4 (4.04%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.03%) Grunt
9 3 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 26 (26.26%) Electronics
2 26 (26.26%) Manufacturing
2 26 (26.26%) Marketing
2 26 (26.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (80.81%) Developer
2 35 (35.35%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.14%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (10.10%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (10.10%) Architect
7 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (10.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.10%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (9.09%) Agile Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Agile .NET Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Agile C# Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Angular Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.05%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (66.67%) HTML
2 64 (64.65%) CSS
3 47 (47.47%) XML
4 42 (42.42%) Spring
5 39 (39.39%) REST
6 35 (35.35%) .NET
6 35 (35.35%) AngularJS
6 35 (35.35%) SOAP
7 34 (34.34%) jQuery
8 33 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
10 21 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (19.19%) Struts
11 19 (19.19%) Web Services
12 17 (17.17%) Ajax
13 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (16.16%) HTML5
13 16 (16.16%) JPA
13 16 (16.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.05%) RIA
2 5 (5.05%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.01%) Social Media
4 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.04%) Unix
5 2 (2.02%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.44%) MVC
3 36 (36.36%) Scrum
4 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (26.26%) Digital Marketing
5 26 (26.26%) Programme Management
6 19 (19.19%) Integration Testing
7 17 (17.17%) OO
8 16 (16.16%) TDD
9 13 (13.13%) OOD
10 10 (10.10%) Web Development
11 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.08%) Content Management
12 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.08%) Pair Programming
13 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (7.07%) SOA
14 6 (6.06%) BDD
14 6 (6.06%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.65%) JavaScript
2 53 (53.54%) Java
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
4 33 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (6.06%) PHP
5 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.05%) Python
7 2 (2.02%) Groovy
7 2 (2.02%) XPath
8 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) C
8 1 (1.01%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) COBOL
8 1 (1.01%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.01%) Go
8 1 (1.01%) Scala
8 1 (1.01%) SOQL
8 1 (1.01%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Ansible
2 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.02%) CloudHub
4 1 (1.01%) SELinux
Vendors
1 36 (36.36%) Oracle
2 26 (26.26%) SAP
3 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.08%) IBM
5 7 (7.07%) ATG
6 2 (2.02%) Adobe
6 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.02%) hybris
6 2 (2.02%) RedGate
6 2 (2.02%) Twitter
7 1 (1.01%) Apple
7 1 (1.01%) Informatica
7 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.01%) Zend
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