The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 108 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing Node.js 25 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.63% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.99% 3.39% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 1
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£413 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-78.57% -
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
501 561 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.80% 18.72% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 376 221
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 11
Average hourly rate £20.09 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £55.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol +10 19 £419 +28.84% 9
Somerset +20 4 £388 -28.24% 4
Gloucestershire -9 1 £450 +42.85%
Node.js
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 41 (95.35%) JavaScript
2 23 (53.49%) CSS
2 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 23 (53.49%) HTML5
3 22 (51.16%) Backbone.js
4 19 (44.19%) AngularJS
5 18 (41.86%) CSS3
6 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
6 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.91%) jQuery
7 12 (27.91%) Linux
8 10 (23.26%) Marionette.js
9 9 (20.93%) Underscore.js
9 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (20.93%) RESTful
9 9 (20.93%) .NET
9 9 (20.93%) HTTP
10 8 (18.60%) C#
10 8 (18.60%) Android
11 7 (16.28%) Ember.js
11 7 (16.28%) OO
12 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
12 6 (13.95%) Java
12 6 (13.95%) JSON
12 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
12 6 (13.95%) TDD
12 6 (13.95%) Scrum
12 6 (13.95%) Jasmine
12 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Jasmine
2 5 (11.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) RSpec
5 1 (2.33%) GitLab
5 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Android Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) CSS
1 23 (53.49%) HTML
1 23 (53.49%) HTML5
2 22 (51.16%) Backbone.js
3 19 (44.19%) AngularJS
4 18 (41.86%) CSS3
5 12 (27.91%) jQuery
6 10 (23.26%) Marionette.js
7 9 (20.93%) Underscore.js
7 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (20.93%) RESTful
7 9 (20.93%) .NET
8 7 (16.28%) Ember.js
9 6 (13.95%) JSON
10 5 (11.63%) REST
10 5 (11.63%) Express
10 5 (11.63%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (11.63%) SOAP
10 5 (11.63%) Web Services
10 5 (11.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) EPoS
2 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Android
3 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Phone
4 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) OO
3 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.95%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Content Management
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.30%) Android Development
5 4 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) BDD
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.33%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.33%) Kanban
8 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.60%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.33%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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