Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 months to 6 June 2020 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 > South West
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 103 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 -9
Contract jobs citing JSON 78 128 90
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 2.27% 2.14% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 7.78% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 88 58
Median daily rate £525 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £353 £338 £279
90th Percentile £600 £701 £502
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
England median hourly rate £50.25 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -8.64% +22.22% +25.00%

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 South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 933 1,646 1,329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.15% 27.47% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 1,098 835
Median daily rate £475 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.51% +9.03%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £300
90th Percentile £600 £633 £563
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 36 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.35% - +4.71%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.09 £42.38
% change year-on-year -20.62% +4.03% +2.75%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JSON as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in the South West

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JSON in the South West.

Daily rate trend for JSON in the South West

JSON
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JSON in the South West over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JSON in the South West

JSON
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JSON in the South West.

Hourly rate trend for JSON in the South West

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Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing JSON in the South West over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for JSON in the South West

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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 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Bristol +20 43 £525 +10.53%
Devon +14 19 £375 -24.05% 4
Wiltshire +25 10 £475 -13.64% 4
Dorset +10 2 £450 +5.88% 4
Somerset -9 2 - - 1
Cornwall +7 1 - -
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 56 (71.79%) Web Services
2 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (65.38%) RESTful
3 47 (60.26%) XML
4 43 (55.13%) Java
5 40 (51.28%) SOAP
6 36 (46.15%) Oracle
7 34 (43.59%) Finance
7 34 (43.59%) SOA
7 34 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (42.31%) Public Sector
9 32 (41.03%) Middleware
9 32 (41.03%) JavaScript
10 31 (39.74%) CSS
10 31 (39.74%) TDD
10 31 (39.74%) Marketing
11 30 (38.46%) Manufacturing
11 30 (38.46%) Electronics
11 30 (38.46%) Telecoms
11 30 (38.46%) Programme Management
11 30 (38.46%) SAP
11 30 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
12 28 (35.90%) XSLT
13 27 (34.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 26 (33.33%) HTML
15 25 (32.05%) XPath
15 25 (32.05%) Apache Camel
16 24 (30.77%) Maven
16 24 (30.77%) Swagger
16 24 (30.77%) WireMock

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Co-occurring 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 27 (34.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (28.21%) Mule
2 22 (28.21%) Oracle Service Bus
2 22 (28.21%) Red Hat Fuse
3 7 (8.97%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.85%) CMS
5 3 (3.85%) Drupal
6 2 (2.56%) GeoServer
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.56%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) Azure
2 5 (6.41%) npm
2 5 (6.41%) PaaS
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) AWS
4 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.56%) Logic Apps
4 2 (2.56%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (2.56%) SMTP
2 2 (2.56%) SNMP
2 2 (2.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.56%) GIS
9 2 (2.56%) OLTP
9 2 (2.56%) Power BI
9 2 (2.56%) QGIS
10 1 (1.28%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (1.28%) MS Access
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (30.77%) Maven
2 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (11.54%) JUnit
4 9 (11.54%) SoapUI
4 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
6 7 (8.97%) Postman
7 6 (7.69%) gulp
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (7.69%) Selenium
8 5 (6.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (6.41%) webpack
9 4 (5.13%) Ant
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.56%) JIRA
11 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (43.59%) Finance
2 33 (42.31%) Public Sector
3 31 (39.74%) Marketing
4 30 (38.46%) Electronics
4 30 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 30 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (80.77%) Developer
2 35 (44.87%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (14.10%) .NET Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Lead Developer
6 10 (12.82%) Integration Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
11 3 (3.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (71.79%) Web Services
2 51 (65.38%) RESTful
3 47 (60.26%) XML
4 40 (51.28%) SOAP
5 32 (41.03%) Middleware
6 31 (39.74%) CSS
7 28 (35.90%) XSLT
8 26 (33.33%) HTML
9 25 (32.05%) Apache Camel
10 24 (30.77%) Swagger
10 24 (30.77%) WireMock
11 22 (28.21%) .NET
12 16 (20.51%) Spring
13 15 (19.23%) AngularJS
14 13 (16.67%) REST
15 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
16 10 (12.82%) jQuery
17 9 (11.54%) Spring MVC
18 8 (10.26%) Angular 2
19 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (8.97%) User Experience
2 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (2.56%) VMS
6 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (43.59%) SOA
3 31 (39.74%) TDD
4 30 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
4 30 (38.46%) Programme Management
5 22 (28.21%) Scrum
6 19 (24.36%) DevOps
7 17 (21.79%) MVC
8 14 (17.95%) Test Automation
9 12 (15.38%) SDLC
10 11 (14.10%) Front End Development
10 11 (14.10%) Kanban
11 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
12 9 (11.54%) ERP
13 8 (10.26%) Product Backlog
14 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
14 6 (7.69%) OO
15 5 (6.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) Java
2 32 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.05%) XPath
4 17 (21.79%) C#
5 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
6 12 (15.38%) SQL
6 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.97%) TypeScript
8 6 (7.69%) Python
9 4 (5.13%) AWK
9 4 (5.13%) Java 8
9 4 (5.13%) Jython
9 4 (5.13%) sed
10 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.56%) Groovy
11 2 (2.56%) Perl
11 2 (2.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
1 3 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) NFS
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) GeoWebCache
4 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (46.15%) Oracle
2 30 (38.46%) SAP
3 22 (28.21%) WSO2
4 19 (24.36%) Talend
5 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.69%) Twitter
7 4 (5.13%) Informatica
7 4 (5.13%) NetApp
8 3 (3.85%) IFS
9 2 (2.56%) BMC
9 2 (2.56%) Cisco
9 2 (2.56%) Dell
9 2 (2.56%) ESRI
9 2 (2.56%) F5
9 2 (2.56%) HP
9 2 (2.56%) Okta
9 2 (2.56%) Remedy
9 2 (2.56%) Siebel
9 2 (2.56%) Veeam
9 2 (2.56%) VMware