Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 February 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 74 57
Rank change year-on-year +31 -17 -6
Contract jobs citing JSON 34 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.40% 2.29% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 7.36% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 21
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £391 £470 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.76% -5.05% +16.47%
10th Percentile £313 £362 £380
90th Percentile £428 £600 £550
North East median daily rate £413 £473 £475
% change year-on-year -12.70% -0.53% +20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £52.00 - £45.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 204 326 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.39% 31.17% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 255 201
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +13.07%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £621 £575 £563
North East median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.25 £45.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% +237.04% -60.67%
10th Percentile £48.98 £42.43 £12.75
90th Percentile £55.93 £48.23 £14.25
North East median hourly rate £52.00 £45.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.06% +58.04%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Tyne and Wear

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSON in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in Tyne and Wear

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSON in Tyne and Wear

JSON
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +21 32 £388 -17.55% 9
Gateshead - 1 £588 - 3
JSON
North East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JSON.

1 22 (64.71%) XML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) HTML5
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (47.06%) REST
4 16 (47.06%) CSS3
5 15 (44.12%) Java
5 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
6 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
6 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (41.18%) Scala
6 14 (41.18%) Google
7 13 (38.24%) HTTP
7 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
7 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
8 12 (35.29%) Public Sector
8 12 (35.29%) Web Development
9 11 (32.35%) Node.js
9 11 (32.35%) Spring
9 11 (32.35%) Selenium
9 11 (32.35%) Google Analytics
9 11 (32.35%) WCAG
9 11 (32.35%) JUnit
9 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle
9 11 (32.35%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database
9 11 (32.35%) Microservices

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) GitHub
1 11 (32.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.88%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 10 (29.41%) SSL
2 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
3 11 (32.35%) JUnit
3 11 (32.35%) Selenium
4 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 10 (29.41%) Gatling
5 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.94%) Postman
General
1 12 (35.29%) Public Sector
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Backend Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Angular Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Tester
4 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) XML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) CSS3
3 16 (47.06%) HTML5
3 16 (47.06%) REST
4 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
4 11 (32.35%) Node.js
4 11 (32.35%) Sass
4 11 (32.35%) Spring
5 10 (29.41%) Gherkin
5 10 (29.41%) Play Framework
5 10 (29.41%) RESTful
6 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.71%) Ajax
7 5 (14.71%) Angular 2
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) JPA
9 3 (8.82%) jQuery
9 3 (8.82%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
4 12 (35.29%) Web Development
5 11 (32.35%) Analytics
5 11 (32.35%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 11 (32.35%) Microservices
6 10 (29.41%) Lean Software Development
6 10 (29.41%) Open Source
7 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (26.47%) Line Management
7 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (14.71%) Service Design
9 4 (11.76%) MVC
9 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Android Development
11 1 (2.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Scala
4 4 (11.76%) Java 8
5 3 (8.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) HND
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Grafana
1 10 (29.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Google
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft