The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 53 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Node.js 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.80% 1.03% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£384 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £278
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +17.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
125 97 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.41% 15.77% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 55 43
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £436 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £11.93 £16.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.80% +28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £10.85 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £24.95 £13.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Node.js across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Node.js across the Birmingham region.

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Node.js also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Node.js.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) WebRTC
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (14.29%) Grunt
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Node.js also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Node.js. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) WebRTC
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com