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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 42 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% 1.27% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£325 £338 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +20.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +20.00%
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 Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 79 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.52% 23.65% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 24
Average daily rate £325 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £276 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £20.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Firebug
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Firebug
2 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) C#