The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 94 124 158
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +34
Contract jobs citing Node.js 59 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.88% 1.26% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.11% 7.23% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 37
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £323 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.37 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.38 - -
Node.js
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
487 899 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 17.49% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 661 722
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Node.js
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Node.js across the City of London region.

Node.js Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 127 (81.94%) JavaScript
2 112 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (70.97%) HTML
4 104 (67.10%) CSS
5 91 (58.71%) AngularJS
6 69 (44.52%) TDD
7 66 (42.58%) HTML5
8 47 (30.32%) CSS3
9 42 (27.10%) Backbone.js
9 42 (27.10%) Java
10 40 (25.81%) Front End Development
11 39 (25.16%) BDD
11 39 (25.16%) jQuery
12 38 (24.52%) Sass
13 36 (23.23%) Spring
14 33 (21.29%) Scrum
14 33 (21.29%) Git (software)
15 31 (20.00%) MVC
16 27 (17.42%) RequireJS
16 27 (17.42%) gulp
17 26 (16.77%) MongoDB
18 25 (16.13%) REST
18 25 (16.13%) User Experience
18 25 (16.13%) React
19 23 (14.84%) PHP
19 23 (14.84%) HTTP
20 22 (14.19%) Spring MVC
21 21 (13.55%) Web Services
22 20 (12.90%) OO
22 20 (12.90%) SQL

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (5.16%) Jetty
2 6 (3.87%) CMS
2 6 (3.87%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.58%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.94%) Apache
4 3 (1.94%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.29%) WordPress
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.65%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) nginx
6 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Magento
1 2 (1.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (3.23%) GitHub
4 3 (1.94%) IaaS
5 2 (1.29%) Heroku
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.84%) HTTP
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.29%) LDAP
2 2 (1.29%) SAN
2 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) DVB
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.77%) MongoDB
2 14 (9.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (8.39%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.45%) MySQL
4 10 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.52%) Redis
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.58%) Datomic
8 4 (2.58%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.65%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.65%) HBase
10 1 (0.65%) Power BI
10 1 (0.65%) QlikView
10 1 (0.65%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 33 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.42%) gulp
3 18 (11.61%) Jasmine
4 17 (10.97%) Grunt
5 16 (10.32%) Karma Test Runner
6 15 (9.68%) Selenium
7 13 (8.39%) QUnit
7 13 (8.39%) Sinon.JS
7 13 (8.39%) WebDriver
8 12 (7.74%) Cucumber
9 9 (5.81%) Jenkins
9 9 (5.81%) JUnit
10 7 (4.52%) Mocha
11 5 (3.23%) JIRA
11 5 (3.23%) Maven
12 4 (2.58%) Protractor
12 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.94%) EasyMock
13 3 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.94%) Subversion
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 11 (7.10%) Banking
3 8 (5.16%) Legal
4 7 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.23%) Publishing
5 5 (3.23%) Retail
6 4 (2.58%) Arabic Language
6 4 (2.58%) Electronics
7 3 (1.94%) Games
8 2 (1.29%) Advertising
8 2 (1.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.65%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 129 (83.23%) Developer
2 53 (34.19%) JavaScript Developer
3 44 (28.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (16.13%) Node.js Developer
4 25 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 16 (10.32%) Agile Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Angular Developer
9 8 (5.16%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.16%) HTML Developer
9 8 (5.16%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Architect
10 7 (4.52%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.87%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.23%) Senior UI Developer
13 4 (2.58%) Software Developer
14 3 (1.94%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (70.97%) HTML
2 104 (67.10%) CSS
3 91 (58.71%) AngularJS
4 66 (42.58%) HTML5
5 47 (30.32%) CSS3
6 42 (27.10%) Backbone.js
7 39 (25.16%) jQuery
8 38 (24.52%) Sass
9 36 (23.23%) Spring
10 27 (17.42%) RequireJS
11 25 (16.13%) React
11 25 (16.13%) REST
12 22 (14.19%) Spring MVC
13 21 (13.55%) Web Services
14 19 (12.26%) Ember.js
15 18 (11.61%) LESS
16 17 (10.97%) Express
17 16 (10.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (9.68%) RESTful
19 14 (9.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.13%) User Experience
2 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.23%) iPad
3 5 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.58%) Physics
5 3 (1.94%) CMDB
5 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.94%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.94%) W3C
6 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.29%) Life Science
6 2 (1.29%) New Media
6 2 (1.29%) NHS
6 2 (1.29%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.61%) Linux
2 5 (3.23%) Windows
3 3 (1.94%) Debian
3 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.94%) Unix
4 2 (1.29%) CentOS
4 2 (1.29%) VMS
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (44.52%) TDD
3 40 (25.81%) Front End Development
4 39 (25.16%) BDD
5 33 (21.29%) Scrum
6 31 (20.00%) MVC
7 20 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 20 (12.90%) OO
8 18 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.97%) Pair Programming
10 15 (9.68%) DevOps
11 11 (7.10%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (7.10%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (7.10%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.81%) Microservices
14 8 (5.16%) Coaching
15 7 (4.52%) Automated Testing
15 7 (4.52%) Web Development
16 6 (3.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 127 (81.94%) JavaScript
2 42 (27.10%) Java
3 23 (14.84%) PHP
4 20 (12.90%) SQL
5 19 (12.26%) Python
6 13 (8.39%) Ruby
7 11 (7.10%) Scala
8 9 (5.81%) C#
8 9 (5.81%) Go
9 6 (3.87%) Clojure
9 6 (3.87%) ES6
10 5 (3.23%) Groovy
11 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.58%) C
11 4 (2.58%) Erlang
11 4 (2.58%) XAML
12 3 (1.94%) JSX
12 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (10.32%) Degree
2 3 (1.94%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.45%) Docker
2 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.29%) NFS
3 2 (1.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.39%) Puppet
2 10 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (2.58%) Cisco
2 3 (1.94%) Google
2 3 (1.94%) ServiceNow
2 3 (1.94%) VMware
3 2 (1.29%) Adobe
3 2 (1.29%) F5
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle
3 2 (1.29%) Splunk
4 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.65%) PayPal
4 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.65%) Sun
4 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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