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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 76 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Node.js 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.82% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.67% 1.49% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £393 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £80.00 -
% change year-on-year
-88.75% -
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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
247 269 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.42% 22.49% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 160 84
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.43 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.20% -36.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Node.js across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 12 (80.00%) jQuery
4 11 (73.33%) Unit Testing
5 10 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (60.00%) Sass
6 9 (60.00%) Grunt
6 9 (60.00%) gulp
7 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (46.67%) LESS
9 6 (40.00%) OO
10 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
10 5 (33.33%) Web Development
10 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (26.67%) Finance
11 4 (26.67%) CMS
12 3 (20.00%) Scrum
12 3 (20.00%) Project Management
12 3 (20.00%) TDD
12 3 (20.00%) Banking
12 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
12 3 (20.00%) Web Services
12 3 (20.00%) XML
12 3 (20.00%) Linux
12 3 (20.00%) Java
12 3 (20.00%) JSON
12 3 (20.00%) Content Management

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (26.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Grunt
1 9 (60.00%) gulp
2 3 (20.00%) WebStorm
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Hudson
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Bower
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Web Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 12 (80.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) Sass
5 7 (46.67%) LESS
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
8 2 (13.33%) SOAP
9 1 (6.67%) OOCSS
9 1 (6.67%) Flask
9 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Unit Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Content Management
7 3 (20.00%) Mobile First
7 3 (20.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
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