Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 77 58
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19 -20
Contract jobs citing JSON 51 81 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.60% 3.41% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.15% 12.11% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 53 38
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -21.05% +21.79%
10th Percentile £335 £301 £300
90th Percentile £550 £524 £653
North East median daily rate £450 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +24.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate £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 281 669 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.88% 28.18% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 464 291
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £357 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.03% -10.74% +8.84%
10th Percentile £292 £275 £269
90th Percentile £547 £500 £588
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.29% +6.60% -11.67%
10th Percentile £16.50 £26.60 £19.03
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £27.70
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £17.64
% change year-on-year +60.71% +58.78% -41.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +38 47 £475 +11.76% 1
Sunderland -1 4 - -
JSON
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JSON.

1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (49.02%) Spring
3 25 (49.02%) HTML
3 25 (49.02%) CSS
4 24 (47.06%) XML
4 24 (47.06%) SOAP
5 23 (45.10%) RESTful
6 21 (41.18%) Web Services
6 21 (41.18%) Scrum
7 20 (39.22%) Linux
7 20 (39.22%) REST
8 17 (33.33%) Scala
8 17 (33.33%) Open Source
9 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
9 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
10 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
10 14 (27.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
10 14 (27.45%) Puppet
10 14 (27.45%) TDD
11 13 (25.49%) Ajax
11 13 (25.49%) HTML5
11 13 (25.49%) SQL
11 13 (25.49%) MySQL
11 13 (25.49%) CSS3
12 12 (23.53%) C#
12 12 (23.53%) Ruby
12 12 (23.53%) Django
13 11 (21.57%) Google

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 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
2 9 (17.65%) Apache ServiceMix
2 9 (17.65%) Confluence
2 9 (17.65%) IIS
3 4 (7.84%) JBoss
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Heroku
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.92%) Boomi
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 2 (3.92%) Serverless
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) MongoDB
2 13 (25.49%) MySQL
3 11 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
3 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
5 9 (17.65%) InterSystems Cache
6 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
2 10 (19.61%) Selenium
3 9 (17.65%) JIRA
3 9 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.69%) Subversion
5 6 (11.76%) JUnit
6 3 (5.88%) Hudson
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.92%) Protractor
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Architect
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Digital Architect
2 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Leader
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) UI Architect
7 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Database Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) CSS
1 25 (49.02%) HTML
1 25 (49.02%) Spring
2 24 (47.06%) SOAP
2 24 (47.06%) XML
3 23 (45.10%) RESTful
4 21 (41.18%) Web Services
5 20 (39.22%) REST
6 13 (25.49%) Ajax
6 13 (25.49%) CSS3
6 13 (25.49%) HTML5
7 12 (23.53%) Django
8 11 (21.57%) Play Framework
9 9 (17.65%) Apache Camel
9 9 (17.65%) GWT
9 9 (17.65%) JSP
10 8 (15.69%) Middleware
10 8 (15.69%) Spring Security
11 6 (11.76%) .NET
11 6 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) CMDB
2 6 (11.76%) User Experience
3 5 (9.80%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Scrum
3 17 (33.33%) Open Source
4 14 (27.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (27.45%) TDD
5 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
5 11 (21.57%) Kanban
6 10 (19.61%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Coaching
7 9 (17.65%) OO
7 9 (17.65%) SOA
8 8 (15.69%) OWASP
8 8 (15.69%) Prototyping
8 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
9 7 (13.73%) Change Management
9 7 (13.73%) High Availability
9 7 (13.73%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (13.73%) ITIL
9 7 (13.73%) Microservices
9 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) Scala
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.49%) SQL
5 12 (23.53%) C#
5 12 (23.53%) Ruby
6 10 (19.61%) Python
7 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) Groovy
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.92%) XPath
9 2 (3.92%) XQuery
10 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Docker
2 6 (11.76%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Puppet
2 8 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Google
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) InterSystems
3 2 (3.92%) Dell
3 2 (3.92%) OpenText
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.92%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.96%) TIBCO