The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 34 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Node.js 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.96% 0.63% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 3.33% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate £550 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £386 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.73% +10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.38 - -
Node.js
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 60 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.87% 19.05% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 43
Average daily rate £450 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +95.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (72.00%) Java
6 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (56.00%) Spring
7 14 (56.00%) JBoss
8 13 (52.00%) TDD
9 12 (48.00%) N-Tier
9 12 (48.00%) HTML5
10 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
10 10 (40.00%) jQuery
10 10 (40.00%) SQL
10 10 (40.00%) Web Services
11 9 (36.00%) OO
11 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
11 9 (36.00%) Microservices
12 8 (32.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (32.00%) CouchDB
12 8 (32.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 8 (32.00%) SOA
12 8 (32.00%) MOM
12 8 (32.00%) Middleware
13 7 (28.00%) CSS
14 6 (24.00%) RESTful
14 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
14 6 (24.00%) CSS3
14 6 (24.00%) Grunt
14 6 (24.00%) Jasmine

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (56.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (32.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (32.00%) CouchDB
4 5 (20.00%) MySQL
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Grunt
2 6 (24.00%) Jasmine
3 5 (20.00%) gulp
3 5 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 5 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (20.00%) PhantomJS
3 5 (20.00%) WebStorm
4 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) Bower
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Protractor
5 1 (4.00%) Sublime Text
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) UI Developer
9 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) C/C++ Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (56.00%) Spring
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
5 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) Middleware
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) CSS3
8 6 (24.00%) RESTful
9 5 (20.00%) Ajax
9 5 (20.00%) REST
9 5 (20.00%) Sass
10 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
10 2 (8.00%) PhoneGap
11 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
11 1 (4.00%) Java EE
11 1 (4.00%) JPA
11 1 (4.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Microservices
3 9 (36.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (20.00%) UX Design
6 5 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Open Source
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.00%) Kanban
9 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
9 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Dart
4 5 (20.00%) ECMAScript
4 5 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) ES6
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (32.00%) MOM
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Graphite
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft