The first table below looks at the demand for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 55 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Node.js 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.60% 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.24% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate £335 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £280 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -34.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
182 110 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.42% 17.21% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 72 102
Average daily rate £350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £18.25 £9.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.77% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £9.00 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Node.js
South West

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 36 (76.60%) CSS
2 36 (76.60%) Backbone.js
3 32 (68.09%) MongoDB
3 32 (68.09%) .NET
4 26 (55.32%) MVC
5 25 (53.19%) Web Development
6 24 (51.06%) NoSQL
6 24 (51.06%) Relational Database
6 24 (51.06%) RDBMS
6 24 (51.06%) Scrum
6 24 (51.06%) JSF
7 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
7 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
7 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (46.81%) jQuery
8 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
9 20 (42.55%) MS Excel
10 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
11 15 (31.91%) HTML
12 13 (27.66%) Underscore.js
12 13 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (23.40%) HTML5
14 10 (21.28%) Zend
14 10 (21.28%) Zend Framework
14 10 (21.28%) PHP
15 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
15 9 (19.15%) Digital Media
16 4 (8.51%) AngularJS

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (42.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (68.09%) MongoDB
2 24 (51.06%) NoSQL
2 24 (51.06%) Relational Database
2 24 (51.06%) RDBMS
3 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) Grunt
3 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (61.70%) Web Developer
3 19 (40.43%) Applications Developer
3 19 (40.43%) Web Applications Developer
4 17 (36.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (19.15%) PHP Developer
5 9 (19.15%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (76.60%) CSS
1 36 (76.60%) Backbone.js
2 32 (68.09%) .NET
3 24 (51.06%) JSF
4 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
4 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (46.81%) jQuery
5 15 (31.91%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) Underscore.js
6 13 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (23.40%) HTML5
8 10 (21.28%) Zend Framework
9 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.26%) CSS3
11 1 (2.13%) JSON
11 1 (2.13%) WebKit
11 1 (2.13%) RESTful
11 1 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.13%) Sass
11 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.15%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) MVC
2 25 (53.19%) Web Development
3 24 (51.06%) Scrum
4 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.13%) SEO
6 1 (2.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.28%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Zend