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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 136 137 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +48
Contract jobs citing Node.js 72 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.23% 1.07% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.95% 6.37% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 34
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £323
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +13.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.23 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £80.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-88.75% +113.33%
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
1036 973 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.69% 16.76% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 660 797
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 54
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.68 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.68% -23.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £29.25 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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.

1 125 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 103 (71.03%) HTML
3 97 (66.90%) CSS
4 89 (61.38%) AngularJS
5 77 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (51.72%) HTML5
7 62 (42.76%) jQuery
8 54 (37.24%) TDD
9 52 (35.86%) CSS3
10 40 (27.59%) Java
11 36 (24.83%) Git (software)
12 35 (24.14%) Backbone.js
12 35 (24.14%) BDD
13 34 (23.45%) User Experience
14 32 (22.07%) JSON
15 31 (21.38%) MVC
16 28 (19.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (17.93%) Jasmine
17 26 (17.93%) OO
18 25 (17.24%) Grunt
19 24 (16.55%) MongoDB
19 24 (16.55%) Cucumber
20 23 (15.86%) REST
20 23 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (15.86%) C#
20 23 (15.86%) .NET
20 23 (15.86%) Web Services
21 22 (15.17%) Spring
21 22 (15.17%) Sass
22 21 (14.48%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (11.03%) CMS
2 8 (5.52%) Jetty
3 7 (4.83%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.14%) Drupal
4 6 (4.14%) Confluence
5 5 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.45%) WordPress
6 3 (2.07%) IIS
7 2 (1.38%) Apache
7 2 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.69%) nginx
8 1 (0.69%) uiautomator
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.45%) GitHub
4 2 (1.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) HTTP
2 4 (2.76%) Internet
3 3 (2.07%) AMQP
4 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.55%) MongoDB
2 17 (11.72%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.03%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.52%) MySQL
6 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.76%) Redis
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.69%) DB2
11 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (24.83%) Git (software)
2 26 (17.93%) Jasmine
3 25 (17.24%) Grunt
4 24 (16.55%) Cucumber
5 17 (11.72%) Jenkins
6 16 (11.03%) JIRA
7 15 (10.34%) Subversion
8 14 (9.66%) Bower
9 12 (8.28%) gulp
9 12 (8.28%) Maven
9 12 (8.28%) Selenium
10 11 (7.59%) Mocha
11 10 (6.90%) NUnit
11 10 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (6.21%) JMeter
13 8 (5.52%) QUnit
14 6 (4.14%) Gradle
14 6 (4.14%) WebDriver
14 6 (4.14%) JUnit
14 6 (4.14%) webpack
General
1 7 (4.83%) Banking
2 6 (4.14%) Law
3 5 (3.45%) Advertising
3 5 (3.45%) Publishing
3 5 (3.45%) Finance
4 3 (2.07%) Retail
4 3 (2.07%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.07%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Automotive
5 2 (1.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) iGaming
6 1 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (86.21%) Developer
2 25 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (16.55%) Front-End Developer
4 20 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.41%) Node.js Developer
6 12 (8.28%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.59%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (6.21%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (2.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 3 (2.07%) Agile .NET Developer
12 3 (2.07%) Android Developer
12 3 (2.07%) Android Software Engineer
13 2 (1.38%) AWS Developer
13 2 (1.38%) UI Programmer
13 2 (1.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 2 (1.38%) UI Developer
13 2 (1.38%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (71.03%) HTML
2 97 (66.90%) CSS
3 89 (61.38%) AngularJS
4 75 (51.72%) HTML5
5 62 (42.76%) jQuery
6 52 (35.86%) CSS3
7 35 (24.14%) Backbone.js
8 32 (22.07%) JSON
9 28 (19.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (15.86%) REST
10 23 (15.86%) .NET
10 23 (15.86%) Web Services
11 22 (15.17%) Spring
11 22 (15.17%) Sass
12 21 (14.48%) XML
13 20 (13.79%) React
14 17 (11.72%) RESTful
15 16 (11.03%) ASP.NET
16 15 (10.34%) LESS
17 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.45%) User Experience
2 8 (5.52%) Social Media
3 7 (4.83%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.07%) Social Network
5 3 (2.07%) Video on Demand
5 3 (2.07%) STB
6 2 (1.38%) W3C
6 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.69%) BBC
7 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.69%) Equities
7 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.69%) Derivative
7 1 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.69%) Animation
7 1 (0.69%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.90%) Linux
2 7 (4.83%) Android
3 6 (4.14%) UNIX
4 4 (2.76%) Windows
5 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) CentOS
7 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (37.24%) TDD
3 35 (24.14%) BDD
4 31 (21.38%) MVC
5 26 (17.93%) OO
6 23 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (13.79%) Scrum
8 19 (13.10%) Pair Programming
8 19 (13.10%) Web Development
9 18 (12.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (9.66%) Unit Testing
10 14 (9.66%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.59%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.83%) Android Development
13 6 (4.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (4.14%) Multithreading
13 6 (4.14%) Web Design
13 6 (4.14%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.14%) Dependency Management
14 5 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 125 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 40 (27.59%) Java
3 23 (15.86%) C#
4 20 (13.79%) PHP
4 20 (13.79%) Python
5 17 (11.72%) Scala
6 16 (11.03%) Ruby
6 16 (11.03%) SQL
7 7 (4.83%) XPath
8 5 (3.45%) Groovy
9 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.76%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.07%) C
11 2 (1.38%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (1.38%) PHP5
12 1 (0.69%) PHP4
12 1 (0.69%) Go
12 1 (0.69%) BrightScript
12 1 (0.69%) Perl
12 1 (0.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.45%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.14%) Docker
2 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.69%) StatsD
1 1 (0.69%) logstash
1 1 (0.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (5.52%) Ektron
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle
3 5 (3.45%) VMware
3 5 (3.45%) SOASTA, Inc
4 4 (2.76%) Twitter
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.07%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.38%) Google
6 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.38%) Roku
6 2 (1.38%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.69%) Sencha
7 1 (0.69%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.69%) Zend
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Perforce
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Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago