The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 23 June 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
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing JSON 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 3.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £29.14 £55.00
% change year-on-year +32.97% -47.01%  

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 West Lothian with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 17 3 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 54.84% 10.34% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 12
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +29.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £420 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

JSON
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSON in West Lothian