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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 45 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Node.js 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.58% 0.97% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.54% 5.41% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £315 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.50
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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
104 74 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.37% 17.92% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 44 27
Average daily rate £350 £400 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +35.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Average hourly rate £21.25 £23.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -39.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

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 7 July 2015.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) HTML5
5 7 (53.85%) CSS3
5 7 (53.85%) Grunt
6 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (46.15%) RESTful
6 6 (46.15%) MVC
7 5 (38.46%) Retail
8 4 (30.77%) TDD
8 4 (30.77%) Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) B2C
8 4 (30.77%) Java
9 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) jQuery
9 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Jasmine
9 3 (23.08%) Sass
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (23.08%) BDD
9 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
10 2 (15.38%) WebStorm
10 2 (15.38%) PhantomJS
10 2 (15.38%) TypeScript

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) GSM
1 1 (7.69%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Grunt
3 3 (23.08%) Jasmine
4 2 (15.38%) WebStorm
4 2 (15.38%) PhantomJS
4 2 (15.38%) gulp
4 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
4 2 (15.38%) IntelliJ
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Sass
4 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (30.77%) B2C
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Web Design
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) UX Design
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) ECMAScript
4 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
4 2 (15.38%) Dart
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Erlang
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (7.69%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter