The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 City of London 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 139 180 214
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +34
Contract jobs citing Node.js 55 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.54% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 3.27% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £278 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.82% -20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
971 1163 1253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.06% 16.47% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 796 831
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 56 37
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £60.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Node.js
London

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 11 July 2014.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 95 (77.24%) JavaScript
2 82 (66.67%) HTML
3 76 (61.79%) CSS
4 58 (47.15%) AngularJS
5 56 (45.53%) HTML5
6 55 (44.72%) TDD
7 53 (43.09%) CSS3
8 47 (38.21%) Java
9 43 (34.96%) Backbone.js
10 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (26.83%) BDD
12 30 (24.39%) Sass
13 28 (22.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 27 (21.95%) OO
15 25 (20.33%) .NET
15 25 (20.33%) Ruby
15 25 (20.33%) jQuery
16 24 (19.51%) Git (software)
16 24 (19.51%) Scrum
17 23 (18.70%) Web Services
17 23 (18.70%) KnockoutJS
18 20 (16.26%) PHP
19 19 (15.45%) SQL
19 19 (15.45%) Python
19 19 (15.45%) Subversion
20 18 (14.63%) MVC
21 17 (13.82%) XML
21 17 (13.82%) MongoDB
21 17 (13.82%) Mustache
22 16 (13.01%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (6.50%) CMS
1 8 (6.50%) nginx
2 7 (5.69%) Drupal
3 4 (3.25%) Apache
4 3 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.63%) Mule
5 2 (1.63%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.81%) Liferay
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.63%) Heroku
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.44%) Wireless
2 3 (2.44%) AMQP
3 2 (1.63%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.57%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.44%) MySQL
6 3 (2.44%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.63%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.81%) Redis
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 24 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.45%) Subversion
3 14 (11.38%) Cucumber
4 13 (10.57%) Jasmine
5 12 (9.76%) Selenium
6 10 (8.13%) WATIR
6 10 (8.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (8.13%) Grunt
7 8 (6.50%) Mocha
8 7 (5.69%) Sahi
9 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.25%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.25%) Maven
9 4 (3.25%) PhoneGap
9 4 (3.25%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (3.25%) Capybara
9 4 (3.25%) Sublime Text
10 3 (2.44%) Bower
10 3 (2.44%) PHPUnit
10 3 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (10.57%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 3 (2.44%) Billing
3 3 (2.44%) Local Government
3 3 (2.44%) Publishing
4 2 (1.63%) Games
4 2 (1.63%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (73.17%) Developer
2 29 (23.58%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (17.89%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (5.69%) UI Developer
5 6 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 6 (4.88%) Analyst
5 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.07%) Web Developer
6 5 (4.07%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.07%) Architect
6 5 (4.07%) PHP Developer
7 4 (3.25%) Python Developer
7 4 (3.25%) C# Developer
8 3 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (2.44%) QA Analyst
8 3 (2.44%) Tester
8 3 (2.44%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (2.44%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (66.67%) HTML
2 76 (61.79%) CSS
3 58 (47.15%) AngularJS
4 56 (45.53%) HTML5
5 53 (43.09%) CSS3
6 43 (34.96%) Backbone.js
7 30 (24.39%) Sass
8 25 (20.33%) .NET
8 25 (20.33%) jQuery
9 23 (18.70%) Web Services
9 23 (18.70%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (13.82%) Mustache
10 17 (13.82%) XML
11 14 (11.38%) Ajax
12 13 (10.57%) RESTful
12 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET
12 13 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (9.76%) JSON
14 10 (8.13%) Ext JS
14 10 (8.13%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Open Source
2 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.25%) RIA
4 3 (2.44%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.63%) Online Games
5 2 (1.63%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.63%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.63%) Social Media
5 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Kindle
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Social Network
6 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.81%) Animation
6 1 (0.81%) W3C
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.20%) Linux
2 11 (8.94%) UNIX
3 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.88%) Android
5 5 (4.07%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.25%) Windows
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.72%) TDD
2 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (26.83%) BDD
4 28 (22.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 27 (21.95%) OO
6 24 (19.51%) Scrum
7 18 (14.63%) MVC
8 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.57%) Web Design
10 11 (8.94%) Unit Testing
11 10 (8.13%) Web Development
11 10 (8.13%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.50%) DevOps
12 8 (6.50%) E-Commerce
13 6 (4.88%) Automated Testing
13 6 (4.88%) Kanban
14 5 (4.07%) Pair Programming
15 4 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 3 (2.44%) OO PHP
16 3 (2.44%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (77.24%) JavaScript
2 47 (38.21%) Java
3 25 (20.33%) Ruby
4 20 (16.26%) PHP
5 19 (15.45%) SQL
5 19 (15.45%) Python
6 15 (12.20%) C#
7 6 (4.88%) Scala
8 3 (2.44%) Clojure
8 3 (2.44%) PHP5
9 2 (1.63%) C
9 2 (1.63%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.81%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Erlang
10 1 (0.81%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.81%) XQuery
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.63%) collectd
1 2 (1.63%) Ansible
1 2 (1.63%) Opsview
1 2 (1.63%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) Twitter
2 7 (5.69%) Google
3 6 (4.88%) Adobe
4 4 (3.25%) Facebook
5 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.63%) Foundry
5 2 (1.63%) Akamai
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle
5 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.63%) Zend
5 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.81%) Apple
6 1 (0.81%) Appcelerator
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