The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 71 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Node.js 25 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.83% 0.38% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £175.00
Node.js
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
283 264 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.78% 18.05% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 143 142
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £19.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Node.js as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) JavaScript
3 33 (70.21%) Scrum
4 31 (65.96%) CSS
5 26 (55.32%) AngularJS
6 25 (53.19%) Finance
7 23 (48.94%) E-Commerce
7 23 (48.94%) iPad
7 23 (48.94%) Service Design
8 22 (46.81%) React
9 20 (42.55%) HTML
9 20 (42.55%) Java
10 18 (38.30%) hapi
10 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
11 17 (36.17%) JIRA
11 17 (36.17%) RefluxJS
12 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (34.04%) Python
12 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
12 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
13 15 (31.91%) NoSQL
14 14 (29.79%) RESTful
14 14 (29.79%) Web Services
15 13 (27.66%) OO
16 12 (25.53%) gulp
17 11 (23.40%) ES6
17 11 (23.40%) Integration Testing
17 11 (23.40%) REST
17 11 (23.40%) Jasmine
17 11 (23.40%) LESS

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 17 (36.17%) JIRA
3 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
4 12 (25.53%) gulp
5 11 (23.40%) Jasmine
6 6 (12.77%) Grunt
6 6 (12.77%) Subversion
7 5 (10.64%) Hudson
8 4 (8.51%) Bower
9 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.13%) JBehave
9 1 (2.13%) Selenium
9 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (6.38%) UI Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.26%) GIS Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Perl Developer
9 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Perl Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Web UI Developer
10 1 (2.13%) HTML Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Integration Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Java Programmer
10 1 (2.13%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) CSS
2 26 (55.32%) AngularJS
3 22 (46.81%) React
4 20 (42.55%) HTML
5 18 (38.30%) hapi
6 17 (36.17%) RefluxJS
7 14 (29.79%) RESTful
7 14 (29.79%) Web Services
8 11 (23.40%) LESS
8 11 (23.40%) REST
9 9 (19.15%) jQuery
10 8 (17.02%) Ember.js
11 7 (14.89%) Express
11 7 (14.89%) Sass
11 7 (14.89%) Spring
11 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
12 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (12.77%) Meteor
12 6 (12.77%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) iPad
2 7 (14.89%) Algorithms
2 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
3 5 (10.64%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (70.21%) Scrum
3 23 (48.94%) E-Commerce
3 23 (48.94%) Service Design
4 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
5 13 (27.66%) OO
6 11 (23.40%) Integration Testing
6 11 (23.40%) TDD
7 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
7 9 (19.15%) OOD
8 8 (17.02%) Microservices
9 7 (14.89%) DevOps
9 7 (14.89%) Open Source
9 7 (14.89%) Software Architecture
10 6 (12.77%) BDD
10 6 (12.77%) Isomorphic JavaScript
10 6 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (10.64%) Web Development
12 4 (8.51%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) JavaScript
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) Python
4 11 (23.40%) ES6
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 7 (14.89%) Perl
7 6 (12.77%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (12.77%) JSX
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.13%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) VMware
2 2 (4.26%) Zend