The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 36 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.40% 0.86% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 3.53% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £375 £388 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -28.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £175.00
Node.js
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 85 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.60% 24.29% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 48
Average daily rate £300 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £625 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.19 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) iPad
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) gulp
3 4 (57.14%) React
3 4 (57.14%) Service Design
4 3 (42.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) DOM
4 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Express

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) gulp
3 2 (28.57%) Grunt
4 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) React
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) DOM
3 3 (42.86%) Express
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (14.29%) Django
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Service Design
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk