The first table below looks at the demand for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leeds region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 71 53 81
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing Node.js 6 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 2.18% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.49% 9.05% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 6
Average daily rate
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£288 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
172 210 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.21% 24.11% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 103 137
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £401 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 9
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Node.js
West Yorkshire

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Node.js across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Salt
3 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) SimpleDB
4 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (50.00%) Redis
4 5 (50.00%) Couchbase
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) BDD

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) SimpleDB
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (50.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Ruby
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
1 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (70.00%) Salt
2 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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