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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 105 136 88
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -48
Contract jobs citing Node.js 43 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 0.22% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.33% 1.30% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 19
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£388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
587 537 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.64% 16.54% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 339 227
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 21
Average hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 2015.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Node.js
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Node.js Hourly Rate Trend 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 4 September 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
Bristol +25 36 £388 -3.12% 11
Gloucestershire - 4 £425 - 3
Wiltshire - 2 £325 - 3
Node.js
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 66 (92.96%) JavaScript
2 46 (64.79%) HTML
2 46 (64.79%) CSS
3 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (47.89%) AngularJS
5 33 (46.48%) TDD
6 32 (45.07%) HTML5
7 25 (35.21%) Scrum
8 24 (33.80%) MongoDB
8 24 (33.80%) Backbone.js
9 20 (28.17%) CSS3
10 17 (23.94%) jQuery
10 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (22.54%) MVC
12 15 (21.13%) OO
12 15 (21.13%) Android
13 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
14 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
14 13 (18.31%) Express
15 12 (16.90%) RESTful
15 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
15 12 (16.90%) .NET
16 11 (15.49%) JSON
16 11 (15.49%) KnockoutJS
17 10 (14.08%) Jasmine
17 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (14.08%) Grunt
17 10 (14.08%) Android SDK
17 10 (14.08%) Android Development
17 10 (14.08%) API Integration

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (2.82%) Apache
1 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.82%) CMS
1 2 (2.82%) Confluence
1 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.82%) RavenDB
4 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.08%) Jasmine
2 10 (14.08%) Grunt
3 9 (12.68%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.63%) Mocha
5 4 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (5.63%) gulp
6 3 (4.23%) CasperJS
6 3 (4.23%) Subversion
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
7 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (2.82%) RSpec
8 1 (1.41%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.41%) JIRA
8 1 (1.41%) Bower
8 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.82%) Electronics
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (77.46%) Developer
2 40 (56.34%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Software Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Android Software Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) AWS Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.41%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (1.41%) UI Designer
7 1 (1.41%) Graduate Web Developer
7 1 (1.41%) UI Developer
7 1 (1.41%) UI Programmer
7 1 (1.41%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Graduate
7 1 (1.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) HTML
1 46 (64.79%) CSS
2 34 (47.89%) AngularJS
3 32 (45.07%) HTML5
4 24 (33.80%) Backbone.js
5 20 (28.17%) CSS3
6 17 (23.94%) jQuery
7 13 (18.31%) Express
8 12 (16.90%) RESTful
8 12 (16.90%) .NET
9 11 (15.49%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (15.49%) JSON
10 10 (14.08%) REST
10 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (14.08%) Android SDK
11 9 (12.68%) Underscore.js
11 9 (12.68%) React
12 8 (11.27%) Marionette.js
12 8 (11.27%) Sass
13 6 (8.45%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) DTV
3 1 (1.41%) PKI
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Android
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) Fedora
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (46.48%) TDD
3 25 (35.21%) Scrum
4 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (22.54%) MVC
6 15 (21.13%) OO
7 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
9 10 (14.08%) BDD
9 10 (14.08%) Android Development
9 10 (14.08%) API Integration
10 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.63%) SOA
12 3 (4.23%) Web Design
12 3 (4.23%) Pair Programming
12 3 (4.23%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (2.82%) Programme Management
13 2 (2.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.08%) Objective-C
3 8 (11.27%) C#
3 8 (11.27%) Java
4 5 (7.04%) PHP
4 5 (7.04%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Clojure
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.41%) VMware