The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 54 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Node.js 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 0.94% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
115 106 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.59% 17.49% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 65 49
Average daily rate £320 £310 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Average hourly rate £11.85 £12.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £126.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Node.js
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) RubyGems
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) SignalR
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Google Closure
3 1 (25.00%) Sinatra
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WebGL
3 1 (25.00%) SVG
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Fedora
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
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