The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 33 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Node.js 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 0.23% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.32% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £329 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.29% 19.01% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 53
Average daily rate £375 £370 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +114.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) User Stories
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) HTTP
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) MPEG
3 7 (70.00%) DTV
3 7 (70.00%) DVB
3 7 (70.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) STB
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
2 7 (70.00%) DVB
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Real Time Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) DTV
1 7 (70.00%) MPEG
1 7 (70.00%) STB
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) User Stories
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) Software Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) zsh
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow