Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 47 101
Rank change year-on-year -22 +54 -54
Contract jobs citing JSON 19 42 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.14% 4.78% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.46% 14.95% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 43
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £475 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +17.87% -14.26%
10th Percentile £363 £334 £300
90th Percentile £639 £530 £518
North East median daily rate £400 £475 £403
% change year-on-year -15.79% +17.87% -15.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 294 281 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.15% 31.97% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 180 466
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £295 £299 £275
90th Percentile £550 £518 £500
North East median daily rate £404 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +7.60% +7.14% -9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 23
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% +60.71% +68.80%
10th Percentile £28.58 £16.50 £25.70
90th Percentile £45.33 £47.76 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.22% +60.71% +73.27%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 -18 19 £425 -10.53% 6
JSON
North East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Web Services
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (63.16%) Microservices
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 8 (42.11%) Selenium
5 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 8 (42.11%) REST
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) SOAP
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 6 (31.58%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
8 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) JIRA
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
9 4 (21.05%) OOD
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) J2EE

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 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) BrowserStack
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Boomi
3 1 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQLite
4 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (21.05%) JUnit
4 4 (21.05%) Subversion
5 3 (15.79%) FindBugs
5 3 (15.79%) Gradle
5 3 (15.79%) Maven
6 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
6 2 (10.53%) GitLab
7 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.26%) Geb
7 1 (5.26%) Gerrit
7 1 (5.26%) Hamcrest
7 1 (5.26%) Mockito
7 1 (5.26%) Rational Team Concert
7 1 (5.26%) Spock
7 1 (5.26%) WATIR
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) RESTful
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
5 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
8 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
9 2 (10.53%) CSS3
9 2 (10.53%) Node.js
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (63.16%) Microservices
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) OOD
6 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) DSDM
7 3 (15.79%) Kanban
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Search
8 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java 8
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Groovy
5 2 (10.53%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Korn
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP ALM
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) OpenText
3 1 (5.26%) Solace
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Zend