The first table below looks at the demand for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 31 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 South East 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 198 224 243
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +19
Contract jobs citing Node.js 46 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 0.87% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 4
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£388 £388 £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1704 1378 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.51% 16.26% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 760 807
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 85 83
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Node.js
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Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Node.js
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Node.js Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Hampshire +11 23 £394 +57.50% 3
Surrey +4 13 £388 -35.41% 5
Berkshire +4 7 £250 -44.44% 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £513 - 10
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 - 6
West Sussex - 1 - - 2
Sussex - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
Node.js
England

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 62 (95.38%) JavaScript
2 48 (73.85%) HTML
3 42 (64.62%) CSS
3 42 (64.62%) HTML5
4 40 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 31 (47.69%) CSS3
6 24 (36.92%) TDD
7 18 (27.69%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (27.69%) Open Source
7 18 (27.69%) Mobile App
8 17 (26.15%) Ember.js
9 16 (24.62%) Web Application Development
9 16 (24.62%) Redis
9 16 (24.62%) RabbitMQ
9 16 (24.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
9 16 (24.62%) Web Development
10 15 (23.08%) RESTful
10 15 (23.08%) BDD
11 14 (21.54%) Web Services
11 14 (21.54%) Java
12 13 (20.00%) Objective-C
13 12 (18.46%) Wiki
13 12 (18.46%) jQuery
14 11 (16.92%) Automated Testing
14 11 (16.92%) Sencha Touch
14 11 (16.92%) Sencha
14 11 (16.92%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 11 (16.92%) Apache Cordova
14 11 (16.92%) Elasticsearch

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (16.92%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.54%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) GitHub
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) RFID
2 1 (1.54%) NFC
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (24.62%) Redis
2 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) Grunt
3 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.85%) Subversion
4 6 (9.23%) Ant
5 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.69%) Yeoman
6 4 (6.15%) Maven
6 4 (6.15%) Selenium
7 3 (4.62%) Mockito
7 3 (4.62%) RSpec
8 2 (3.08%) NUnit
9 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.54%) Bower
9 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.54%) Mocha
9 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (9.23%) Retail
2 3 (4.62%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 30 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Programmer
4 11 (16.92%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Web Programmer
6 6 (9.23%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Designer
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Designer
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Technical Architect
11 1 (1.54%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) HTML
2 42 (64.62%) CSS
2 42 (64.62%) HTML5
3 40 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 31 (47.69%) CSS3
5 18 (27.69%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (26.15%) Ember.js
7 16 (24.62%) RabbitMQ
8 15 (23.08%) RESTful
9 14 (21.54%) Web Services
10 12 (18.46%) jQuery
11 11 (16.92%) Sencha Touch
11 11 (16.92%) Apache Cordova
12 7 (10.77%) .NET
13 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
13 6 (9.23%) Ajax
14 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
14 5 (7.69%) JSON
14 5 (7.69%) XML
14 5 (7.69%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Open Source
1 18 (27.69%) Mobile App
2 12 (18.46%) Wiki
3 3 (4.62%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.08%) W3C
4 2 (3.08%) GIS
4 2 (3.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.54%) Kinect
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) UNIX
2 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.69%) AIX
4 3 (4.62%) CentOS
5 2 (3.08%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) TDD
2 16 (24.62%) Web Development
2 16 (24.62%) Web Application Development
3 15 (23.08%) BDD
4 11 (16.92%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 11 (16.92%) Automated Testing
5 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.31%) MVC
7 7 (10.77%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.23%) SOA
9 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.15%) OO
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.15%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.62%) Kanban
11 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) JavaScript
2 14 (21.54%) Java
3 13 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 10 (15.38%) SQL
5 7 (10.77%) PHP
6 6 (9.23%) C#
7 4 (6.15%) Ruby
8 3 (4.62%) Groovy
9 2 (3.08%) Scala
9 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.08%) PHP5
9 2 (3.08%) Python
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
1 5 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Sencha
2 5 (7.69%) VMware
2 5 (7.69%) IBM
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) EMC
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Twitter
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) Zend
6 1 (1.54%) Facebook
Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: DOE
Posted: 22 days ago