The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 118 130 134
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Node.js 50 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 0.19% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.33% 1.19% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £291 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
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% -
Node.js
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
682 505 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.77% 16.37% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 258 239
Average daily rate £416 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -22.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.62 £36.28 £35.00
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 the North West

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Node.js
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Node.js Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Manchester -1 20 £388 - 16
Lancashire -2 11 £408 +17.26% 1
Cheshire 0 10 £384 +2.33% 7
Node.js
England

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 110 (96.49%) JavaScript
2 85 (74.56%) AngularJS
3 70 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (39.47%) MongoDB
5 44 (38.60%) Java
6 43 (37.72%) HTML
6 43 (37.72%) CSS
7 41 (35.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 40 (35.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 39 (34.21%) .NET
9 39 (34.21%) TDD
10 38 (33.33%) Oracle
11 37 (32.46%) Opscode Chef
12 36 (31.58%) Apigee
12 36 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
13 35 (30.70%) IaaS
13 35 (30.70%) StatsD
13 35 (30.70%) Citrix
13 35 (30.70%) Cloud Computing
14 34 (29.82%) Hadoop
14 34 (29.82%) Teradata
14 34 (29.82%) Big Data
14 34 (29.82%) R
14 34 (29.82%) Tableau
15 33 (28.95%) Machine Learning
15 33 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (28.07%) Mashery
17 31 (27.19%) Visualisation
18 29 (25.44%) Linux
19 28 (24.56%) HTML5

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (1.75%) Drupal
2 1 (0.88%) WordPress
2 1 (0.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 36 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (30.70%) Cloud Computing
2 35 (30.70%) IaaS
3 3 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) Internet
2 5 (4.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.47%) MongoDB
2 41 (35.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 34 (29.82%) Big Data
3 34 (29.82%) Hadoop
4 33 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.51%) Redis
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.88%) MS Access
8 1 (0.88%) MySQL
8 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.28%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.40%) Grunt
4 12 (10.53%) Jasmine
5 11 (9.65%) Bower
6 9 (7.89%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (7.02%) Sublime Text
7 8 (7.02%) GitLab
7 8 (7.02%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.02%) Eclipse
8 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.39%) Mocha
10 4 (3.51%) Calabash
10 4 (3.51%) Selenium
10 4 (3.51%) Appium
11 3 (2.63%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.75%) gulp
13 1 (0.88%) CasperJS
13 1 (0.88%) PhpStorm
General
1 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (62.28%) Developer
2 35 (30.70%) Architect
3 33 (28.95%) Technical Architect
4 24 (21.05%) Digital Architect
5 22 (19.30%) Digital Technical Architect
6 19 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (14.91%) Senior Architect
9 16 (14.04%) Senior Technical Architect
10 11 (9.65%) Senior Digital Architect
11 10 (8.77%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
12 8 (7.02%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (7.02%) .NET Developer
13 6 (5.26%) Java Developer
14 5 (4.39%) Technical Leader
15 4 (3.51%) Mobile Developer
15 4 (3.51%) Web Developer
16 3 (2.63%) Software Developer
16 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
16 3 (2.63%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (74.56%) AngularJS
2 43 (37.72%) HTML
2 43 (37.72%) CSS
3 40 (35.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 39 (34.21%) .NET
5 28 (24.56%) HTML5
6 19 (16.67%) JSON
7 18 (15.79%) jQuery
8 17 (14.91%) RESTful
9 16 (14.04%) CSS3
10 15 (13.16%) XML
11 11 (9.65%) React
12 10 (8.77%) SOAP
13 9 (7.89%) Ajax
13 9 (7.89%) .NET Framework
14 8 (7.02%) WSDL
14 8 (7.02%) SAML
14 8 (7.02%) Web Services
14 8 (7.02%) XSD
14 8 (7.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.19%) Visualisation
2 11 (9.65%) User Experience
3 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.75%) Tandem
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.44%) Linux
2 23 (20.18%) UNIX
3 5 (4.39%) Android
3 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.21%) TDD
3 33 (28.95%) Machine Learning
4 12 (10.53%) MVC
4 12 (10.53%) Scrum
4 12 (10.53%) BDD
5 11 (9.65%) Pair Programming
6 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.77%) SDLC
7 9 (7.89%) Web Accessibility
8 8 (7.02%) System Testing
9 6 (5.26%) OOP
9 6 (5.26%) OO
9 6 (5.26%) OOD
9 6 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.39%) Android Development
10 5 (4.39%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (96.49%) JavaScript
2 44 (38.60%) Java
3 34 (29.82%) R
4 23 (20.18%) Python
5 8 (7.02%) C#
6 7 (6.14%) Ruby
6 7 (6.14%) Scala
7 6 (5.26%) C++
8 4 (3.51%) C
8 4 (3.51%) PHP
9 2 (1.75%) XAML
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.88%) SQL
10 1 (0.88%) VBScript
10 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 37 (32.46%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (30.70%) StatsD
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (33.33%) Oracle
2 36 (31.58%) Apigee
3 35 (30.70%) Citrix
4 34 (29.82%) Teradata
4 34 (29.82%) Tableau
5 32 (28.07%) Mashery
6 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.75%) Zend
7 2 (1.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Adobe
8 1 (0.88%) Siebel
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