The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 70 56 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Contract jobs citing Node.js 3 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 2.50% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.58% 10.85% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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%
Node.js
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 212 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.52% 23.02% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 116 135
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 £224 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £401 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 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 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Salt
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) SimpleDB
4 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
4 5 (55.56%) Redis
4 5 (55.56%) Couchbase
4 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) XML

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SimpleDB
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
1 5 (55.56%) Redis
1 5 (55.56%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (77.78%) Salt
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy