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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 135 182 213
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +31
Contract jobs citing Node.js 63 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.09% 0.65% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.42% 3.96% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £316 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
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
982 1211 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.98% 16.44% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 816 942
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 47
Average hourly rate £17.68 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.41% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £59.00 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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.

1 103 (78.03%) JavaScript
2 93 (70.45%) HTML
3 86 (65.15%) CSS
4 75 (56.82%) AngularJS
5 59 (44.70%) TDD
6 56 (42.42%) HTML5
7 52 (39.39%) CSS3
8 48 (36.36%) Java
9 47 (35.61%) Backbone.js
10 35 (26.52%) BDD
11 32 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (24.24%) jQuery
12 31 (23.48%) Responsive Web Design
13 30 (22.73%) Git (software)
13 30 (22.73%) Sass
14 29 (21.97%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (21.97%) .NET
15 28 (21.21%) OO
16 26 (19.70%) Scrum
17 25 (18.94%) Web Services
18 24 (18.18%) Ruby
19 22 (16.67%) MVC
20 21 (15.91%) Web Design
21 20 (15.15%) C#
21 20 (15.15%) PHP
22 19 (14.39%) SQL
22 19 (14.39%) XML
22 19 (14.39%) Linux
22 19 (14.39%) Subversion
22 19 (14.39%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (9.85%) CMS
2 7 (5.30%) Drupal
3 6 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.79%) nginx
4 5 (3.79%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.27%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.52%) Liferay
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.52%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.76%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Heroku
3 1 (0.76%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) IaaS
3 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.76%) Gitorious
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) DNS
2 2 (1.52%) LDAP
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) MongoDB
2 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.27%) RavenDB
6 3 (2.27%) MySQL
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 30 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.39%) Subversion
3 17 (12.88%) Jasmine
4 13 (9.85%) Cucumber
5 12 (9.09%) Selenium
6 10 (7.58%) Mocha
6 10 (7.58%) Grunt
7 9 (6.82%) WATIR
7 9 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (4.55%) Sahi
9 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.03%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.03%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (3.03%) Capybara
9 4 (3.03%) Sublime Text
10 3 (2.27%) QUnit
10 3 (2.27%) Maven
10 3 (2.27%) JIRA
10 3 (2.27%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (7.58%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Retail
3 4 (3.03%) Publishing
4 3 (2.27%) Games
4 3 (2.27%) Local Government
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (76.52%) Developer
2 30 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
3 26 (19.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (6.82%) .NET Developer
4 9 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.30%) Analyst
6 7 (5.30%) UI Developer
7 6 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.03%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.27%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.27%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (2.27%) Architect
10 3 (2.27%) Tester
10 3 (2.27%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.27%) Senior UI Developer
10 3 (2.27%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (70.45%) HTML
2 86 (65.15%) CSS
3 75 (56.82%) AngularJS
4 56 (42.42%) HTML5
5 52 (39.39%) CSS3
6 47 (35.61%) Backbone.js
7 32 (24.24%) jQuery
8 30 (22.73%) Sass
9 29 (21.97%) KnockoutJS
9 29 (21.97%) .NET
10 25 (18.94%) Web Services
11 19 (14.39%) XML
12 17 (12.88%) Mustache
12 17 (12.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET
13 16 (12.12%) Ajax
14 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (9.09%) Ember.js
15 12 (9.09%) JSON
16 11 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Open Source
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.03%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.27%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.52%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.52%) RIA
5 2 (1.52%) Online Games
5 2 (1.52%) Social Media
6 1 (0.76%) Kindle
6 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) BBC
6 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.76%) Animation
6 1 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Linux
2 15 (11.36%) UNIX
3 7 (5.30%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.27%) Windows
6 2 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.70%) TDD
2 35 (26.52%) BDD
3 32 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (23.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (21.21%) OO
6 26 (19.70%) Scrum
7 22 (16.67%) MVC
8 21 (15.91%) Web Design
9 18 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (12.88%) Web Development
11 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.58%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.82%) Kanban
13 9 (6.82%) Test Automation
14 8 (6.06%) DevOps
15 5 (3.79%) Automated Testing
15 5 (3.79%) Software Engineering
15 5 (3.79%) Pair Programming
16 4 (3.03%) Configuration Management
16 4 (3.03%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 103 (78.03%) JavaScript
2 48 (36.36%) Java
3 24 (18.18%) Ruby
4 20 (15.15%) C#
4 20 (15.15%) PHP
5 19 (14.39%) SQL
6 16 (12.12%) Python
7 5 (3.79%) Scala
8 4 (3.03%) Clojure
9 3 (2.27%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (2.27%) PHP5
9 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.27%) C
10 2 (1.52%) C++
10 2 (1.52%) Erlang
11 1 (0.76%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.76%) Haskell
11 1 (0.76%) XQuery
11 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.52%) collectd
1 2 (1.52%) Ansible
1 2 (1.52%) Opsview
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.52%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (6.82%) Twitter
2 6 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 6 (4.55%) Adobe
3 4 (3.03%) Facebook
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle
4 3 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (1.52%) Zend
5 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.52%) Akamai
6 1 (0.76%) F5
6 1 (0.76%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.76%) Yahoo!
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