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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 111 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Node.js 25 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.97% 1.67% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 3
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£375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
503 478 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.79% 17.31% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 232 291
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 54 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.02 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £36.07 £25.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
Manchester 0 17 £463 +54.16% 8
Cheshire - 2 £375 - 8
Lancashire - 1 £390 - 2
Merseyside - - - - 1
Node.js
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
2 19 (61.29%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) CSS
4 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
5 12 (38.71%) Java
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (32.26%) TDD
8 9 (29.03%) HTML5
9 8 (25.81%) CSS3
9 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (22.58%) jQuery
10 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
10 7 (22.58%) PHP
10 7 (22.58%) Scrum
11 6 (19.35%) MVC
11 6 (19.35%) C#
11 6 (19.35%) Clojure
11 6 (19.35%) Ruby
12 5 (16.13%) Web Development
12 5 (16.13%) JSON
12 5 (16.13%) Kanban
12 5 (16.13%) Haml
12 5 (16.13%) Python
12 5 (16.13%) Web Design
12 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
12 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (16.13%) Bower
12 5 (16.13%) User Experience
12 5 (16.13%) CasperJS
12 5 (16.13%) Underscore.js

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (6.45%) Drupal
1 2 (6.45%) WordPress
1 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Bower
2 5 (16.13%) CasperJS
3 4 (12.90%) Grunt
3 4 (12.90%) PhantomJS
3 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) MSTest
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Games Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
4 9 (29.03%) HTML5
5 8 (25.81%) CSS3
5 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (22.58%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) Haml
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) JSON
7 5 (16.13%) Underscore.js
8 4 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
8 4 (12.90%) Sass
8 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 4 (12.90%) RESTful
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Web Design
5 5 (16.13%) Web Development
5 5 (16.13%) Kanban
5 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) Game Development
8 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) PHP
4 6 (19.35%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) Clojure
5 5 (16.13%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Facebook
1 2 (6.45%) Twitter
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