The first table below looks at the demand for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 23 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 London 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 140 233 350
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +117
Contract jobs citing Node.js 355 186 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.53% 0.77% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.10% 4.30% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 142 42
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4381 4324 4586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.87% 17.83% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2883 2741 2952
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 142 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Node.js
England

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in London

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in London

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in London

Node.js
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Node.js across the London region.

Node.js Hourly Rate Trend in London

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +54 66 £425 +13.33% 32
Hammersmith - - - -
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Node.js
England

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 495 (74.66%) JavaScript
2 391 (58.97%) HTML
3 368 (55.51%) CSS
4 271 (40.87%) HTML5
5 257 (38.76%) AngularJS
6 227 (34.24%) Java
7 221 (33.33%) TDD
7 221 (33.33%) CSS3
8 219 (33.03%) Backbone.js
9 204 (30.77%) OO
10 165 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
11 147 (22.17%) Git (software)
12 144 (21.72%) jQuery
13 118 (17.80%) MongoDB
14 110 (16.59%) Ruby
15 109 (16.44%) BDD
16 106 (15.99%) Scrum
17 105 (15.84%) Linux
18 104 (15.69%) Web Services
18 104 (15.69%) Sass
19 100 (15.08%) MVC
20 99 (14.93%) .NET
21 93 (14.03%) Subversion
22 91 (13.73%) C#
23 90 (13.57%) XML
23 90 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
24 87 (13.12%) Open Source
24 87 (13.12%) Responsive Web Design
25 86 (12.97%) JSON
26 83 (12.52%) UNIX

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 55 (8.30%) CMS
2 42 (6.33%) Apache
3 30 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 25 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 24 (3.62%) nginx
6 21 (3.17%) IIS
7 14 (2.11%) Drupal
8 13 (1.96%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (1.51%) CloudStack
11 9 (1.36%) Adobe CQ
11 9 (1.36%) Confluence
11 9 (1.36%) Liferay
12 8 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (1.06%) WordPress
14 6 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
14 6 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (2.41%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.21%) Heroku
5 5 (0.75%) IaaS
6 4 (0.60%) GitHub
6 4 (0.60%) SaaS
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.30%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.15%) Gitorious
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.39%) HTTP
2 14 (2.11%) DNS
3 11 (1.66%) Internet
4 6 (0.90%) LDAP
5 5 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.75%) Intranet
5 5 (0.75%) DAB
6 2 (0.30%) SNMP
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
7 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.15%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (17.80%) MongoDB
2 63 (9.50%) NoSQL
3 41 (6.18%) Redis
4 40 (6.03%) MySQL
5 39 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 37 (5.58%) SQL Server
7 34 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.22%) RavenDB
9 25 (3.77%) Big Data
10 15 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (2.26%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.60%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.30%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.30%) Riak
Development Applications
1 147 (22.17%) Git (software)
2 93 (14.03%) Subversion
3 56 (8.45%) Jasmine
4 47 (7.09%) Grunt
5 45 (6.79%) Cucumber
6 37 (5.58%) Jenkins
7 36 (5.43%) Mocha
8 35 (5.28%) Selenium
9 29 (4.37%) Mercurial
10 27 (4.07%) TeamCity
11 23 (3.47%) WATIR
11 23 (3.47%) QuickTest Pro
12 21 (3.17%) Visual Studio
13 20 (3.02%) Sahi
14 11 (1.66%) JIRA
15 10 (1.51%) Maven
16 9 (1.36%) Hudson
17 8 (1.21%) PhoneGap
17 8 (1.21%) Capybara
18 7 (1.06%) QUnit
General
1 37 (5.58%) Finance
2 22 (3.32%) Games
3 18 (2.71%) Banking
4 15 (2.26%) Publishing
5 12 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.51%) Marketing
7 9 (1.36%) Retail
8 6 (0.90%) Advertising
9 3 (0.45%) Front Office
9 3 (0.45%) Local Government
9 3 (0.45%) iGaming
10 2 (0.30%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 484 (73.00%) Developer
2 129 (19.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 120 (18.10%) Front-End Developer
4 48 (7.24%) Web Developer
5 38 (5.73%) Senior Developer
6 35 (5.28%) Node.js Developer
7 32 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 32 (4.83%) .NET Developer
8 28 (4.22%) UI Developer
9 25 (3.77%) Architect
10 24 (3.62%) UI Programmer
11 23 (3.47%) Software Engineer
12 21 (3.17%) PHP Developer
13 19 (2.87%) Programmer
14 18 (2.71%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (2.41%) Java Developer
16 15 (2.26%) Analyst
16 15 (2.26%) Front-End Web Developer
17 14 (2.11%) Test Analyst
18 12 (1.81%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (58.97%) HTML
2 368 (55.51%) CSS
3 271 (40.87%) HTML5
4 257 (38.76%) AngularJS
5 221 (33.33%) CSS3
6 219 (33.03%) Backbone.js
7 144 (21.72%) jQuery
8 104 (15.69%) Web Services
8 104 (15.69%) Sass
9 99 (14.93%) .NET
10 90 (13.57%) XML
11 86 (12.97%) JSON
12 82 (12.37%) KnockoutJS
13 70 (10.56%) ASP.NET
14 65 (9.80%) REST
15 54 (8.14%) Mustache
16 50 (7.54%) RESTful
17 38 (5.73%) LESS
17 38 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (5.58%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (13.12%) Open Source
2 32 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.47%) Social Media
4 19 (2.87%) W3C
5 15 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.36%) Video on Demand
8 8 (1.21%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.21%) Wiki
8 8 (1.21%) Social Network
9 7 (1.06%) Clustering
10 6 (0.90%) Replication
10 6 (0.90%) RIA
11 5 (0.75%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.60%) Physics
12 4 (0.60%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.60%) Streaming Music
13 3 (0.45%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 105 (15.84%) Linux
2 83 (12.52%) UNIX
3 33 (4.98%) Mac OS X
4 32 (4.83%) Windows
5 22 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.56%) Android
6 17 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.26%) CentOS
8 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.45%) Debian
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (33.33%) TDD
2 204 (30.77%) OO
3 165 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (16.44%) BDD
5 106 (15.99%) Scrum
6 100 (15.08%) MVC
7 90 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
8 87 (13.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 80 (12.07%) DevOps
10 62 (9.35%) Web Development
11 57 (8.60%) E-Commerce
12 49 (7.39%) Web Design
13 44 (6.64%) Software Engineering
14 42 (6.33%) Automated Testing
14 42 (6.33%) Configuration Management
15 37 (5.58%) Kanban
16 36 (5.43%) OOP
17 29 (4.37%) Dependency Injection
18 28 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
19 27 (4.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 495 (74.66%) JavaScript
2 227 (34.24%) Java
3 110 (16.59%) Ruby
4 91 (13.73%) C#
5 82 (12.37%) SQL
6 73 (11.01%) PHP
7 60 (9.05%) Python
8 37 (5.58%) Scala
9 31 (4.68%) Clojure
10 22 (3.32%) C++
11 11 (1.66%) Perl
12 10 (1.51%) Groovy
13 9 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.36%) C
14 6 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.90%) PHP5
15 5 (0.75%) AWK
15 5 (0.75%) Erlang
15 5 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
15 5 (0.75%) sed
Qualifications
1 47 (7.09%) Degree
2 4 (0.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) PhD
4 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.37%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.66%) Varnish
3 6 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.30%) vCloud
6 1 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 54 (8.14%) Puppet
2 48 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (4.52%) Nagios
4 20 (3.02%) Ansible
5 19 (2.87%) Opsview
6 12 (1.81%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.51%) collectd
8 8 (1.21%) Munin
8 8 (1.21%) Salt
9 6 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.90%) StatsD
10 4 (0.60%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.45%) Cacti
12 2 (0.30%) logstash
13 1 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (3.17%) VMware
2 19 (2.87%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.87%) Twitter
3 17 (2.56%) Google
4 12 (1.81%) Rackspace
4 12 (1.81%) Oracle
5 11 (1.66%) Akamai
5 11 (1.66%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.51%) Adobe
6 10 (1.51%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.36%) Yahoo!
7 9 (1.36%) Facebook
8 8 (1.21%) New Relic
9 6 (0.90%) Percona
10 5 (0.75%) Zend
11 4 (0.60%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.30%) FatWire
13 2 (0.30%) Open Text
13 2 (0.30%) RedDot
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