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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 48 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Node.js 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.21% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.26% 2.54% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £306
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +19.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £80.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-88.75% +113.33%
Node.js
West Midlands

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
109 118 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.65% 16.53% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 61 67
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £199 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

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 30 July 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 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (20.00%) React
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Java

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Grunt
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) WCF
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (20.00%) React
4 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) BDD
2 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
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