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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 136 185 201
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +16
Contract jobs citing Node.js 62 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.52% 3.60% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -
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
951 1221 1259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.35% 16.91% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 844 894
Average daily rate £398 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 48
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.60 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 93 (79.49%) JavaScript
2 82 (70.09%) HTML
3 80 (68.38%) CSS
4 79 (67.52%) AngularJS
5 56 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (46.15%) HTML5
7 50 (42.74%) CSS3
8 47 (40.17%) Backbone.js
9 43 (36.75%) TDD
10 37 (31.62%) Java
11 33 (28.21%) jQuery
12 29 (24.79%) BDD
13 27 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (21.37%) Responsive Web Design
15 24 (20.51%) OO
16 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
17 22 (18.80%) Scrum
18 21 (17.95%) .NET
19 20 (17.09%) User Experience
20 19 (16.24%) Web Design
21 18 (15.38%) Web Services
21 18 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (15.38%) MongoDB
22 17 (14.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 16 (13.68%) Sass
23 16 (13.68%) PHP
23 16 (13.68%) MVC
24 15 (12.82%) XML
25 14 (11.97%) C#
25 14 (11.97%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (9.40%) CMS
2 9 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.42%) nginx
3 4 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.42%) Drupal
3 4 (3.42%) Apache
4 2 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.71%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.71%) CloudStack
4 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.85%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.85%) Liferay
5 1 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.85%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) HTTP
2 4 (3.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 11 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.56%) MySQL
6 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.56%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.71%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.71%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 12 (10.26%) Subversion
4 9 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.84%) Grunt
6 7 (5.98%) Selenium
6 7 (5.98%) Mocha
7 5 (4.27%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (4.27%) WATIR
7 5 (4.27%) Sahi
8 4 (3.42%) Sublime Text
8 4 (3.42%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (3.42%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (3.42%) Capybara
8 4 (3.42%) JIRA
8 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.42%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.56%) Maven
9 3 (2.56%) QUnit
9 3 (2.56%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Banking
3 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 92 (78.63%) Developer
2 33 (28.21%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (19.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (9.40%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 9 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 7 (5.98%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.98%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) UI Programmer
8 5 (4.27%) Senior UI Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Architect
10 3 (2.56%) QA Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) QA Test Analyst
11 2 (1.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (70.09%) HTML
2 80 (68.38%) CSS
3 79 (67.52%) AngularJS
4 54 (46.15%) HTML5
5 50 (42.74%) CSS3
6 47 (40.17%) Backbone.js
7 33 (28.21%) jQuery
8 27 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (17.95%) .NET
10 18 (15.38%) Web Services
11 17 (14.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (13.68%) Sass
13 15 (12.82%) XML
14 14 (11.97%) JSON
15 13 (11.11%) Ember.js
16 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET
16 12 (10.26%) Ajax
17 11 (9.40%) Mustache
18 10 (8.55%) REST
18 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) User Experience
2 12 (10.26%) Open Source
3 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.42%) Video on Demand
5 4 (3.42%) RIA
6 3 (2.56%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.71%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.85%) Derivative
8 1 (0.85%) Animation
8 1 (0.85%) Social Network
8 1 (0.85%) BBC
8 1 (0.85%) Kindle
8 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.11%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) UNIX
3 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.13%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.56%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Windows
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.75%) TDD
3 29 (24.79%) BDD
4 25 (21.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (20.51%) OO
6 22 (18.80%) Scrum
7 19 (16.24%) Web Design
8 18 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (13.68%) MVC
10 13 (11.11%) Web Development
11 11 (9.40%) Unit Testing
12 10 (8.55%) Kanban
13 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
14 7 (5.98%) DevOps
15 6 (5.13%) Software Engineering
16 5 (4.27%) Test Automation
16 5 (4.27%) Mentoring
17 4 (3.42%) Automated Testing
17 4 (3.42%) Pair Programming
17 4 (3.42%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (79.49%) JavaScript
2 37 (31.62%) Java
3 16 (13.68%) PHP
4 14 (11.97%) C#
4 14 (11.97%) Ruby
5 12 (10.26%) SQL
6 8 (6.84%) Python
7 4 (3.42%) Scala
8 3 (2.56%) Clojure
9 2 (1.71%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.85%) C
10 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.85%) C++
10 1 (0.85%) XQuery
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) Haskell
10 1 (0.85%) Erlang
10 1 (0.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Opsview
1 2 (1.71%) collectd
1 2 (1.71%) Ansible
1 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.71%) Puppet
1 2 (1.71%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (5.98%) Twitter
2 6 (5.13%) Sitecore
2 6 (5.13%) Adobe
3 3 (2.56%) Google
3 3 (2.56%) Facebook
4 2 (1.71%) Zend
4 2 (1.71%) Akamai
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.85%) Apple
5 1 (0.85%) F5
5 1 (0.85%) Tableau
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