The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 115 222 268
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +46
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1044 541 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.03% 1.05% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.06% 5.81% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 399 285
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.38 £27.37 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.90% -27.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.48 £27.37 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £27.37 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.38 - -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9442 9308 8887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.34% 18.02% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6133 5769 5264
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 320 314
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.08 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Node.js
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Node.js
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Node.js within the UK.

Node.js Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Node.js
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +91 1005 £450 +5.88% 405
London +59 635 £475 +5.55% 183
South East +82 159 £425 +3.03% 54
Yorkshire +37 69 £450 +31.38% 44
City of London +35 58 £425 -5.55% 35
West Yorkshire +29 52 £450 +29.96% 33
Oxfordshire +41 46 £425 -5.55% 13
Surrey +28 42 £425 - 14
Leeds +21 39 £450 +24.13% 28
Oxford +25 36 £425 - 5
South West +11 36 £375 -2.59% 27
East Midlands +18 30 £300 -45.45% 22
North East -5 29 £425 -1.16% 9
Tyne and Wear -11 28 £425 -1.16% 6
Scotland +22 27 £310 - 10
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 26 £425 -1.16% 3
Berkshire +5 23 £350 +5.26% 10
North West -10 23 £388 -3.12% 31
Leicestershire - 22 £350 - 6
Hampshire +15 21 £330 -5.71% 3
Bristol +8 20 £375 +11.11% 15
Edinburgh - 20 £475 - 5
East Sussex - 18 £450 -
Brighton - 18 £450 -
Leicester - 16 £375 - 4
Egham - 16 £425 - 2
East of England +9 15 £513 +57.69% 10
West Midlands -2 13 £300 -20.00% 25
Bradford - 13 £600 -
Reading +2 12 £350 +16.66% 6

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1790 (80.09%) JavaScript
2 1384 (61.92%) Agile Software Development
3 1253 (56.06%) HTML
4 1244 (55.66%) AngularJS
5 1118 (50.02%) CSS
6 838 (37.49%) HTML5
7 773 (34.59%) TDD
8 754 (33.74%) Java
9 574 (25.68%) CSS3
10 560 (25.06%) Git (software)
11 507 (22.68%) MongoDB
12 481 (21.52%) jQuery
13 466 (20.85%) BDD
14 460 (20.58%) Front End Development
15 434 (19.42%) Web Services
16 406 (18.17%) OO
17 403 (18.03%) Scrum
18 390 (17.45%) Sass
19 371 (16.60%) RESTful
19 371 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
20 356 (15.93%) Linux
21 354 (15.84%) MVC
22 347 (15.53%) NoSQL
23 342 (15.30%) Amazon AWS
24 339 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 335 (14.99%) React
26 325 (14.54%) REST
27 323 (14.45%) Backbone.js
28 290 (12.98%) Python
29 277 (12.39%) Grunt

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 119 (5.32%) Apache
2 88 (3.94%) Tomcat
3 53 (2.37%) CMS
4 51 (2.28%) JBoss
5 43 (1.92%) Jetty
6 41 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 38 (1.70%) WordPress
8 33 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 29 (1.30%) nginx
10 28 (1.25%) Apache Solr
10 28 (1.25%) OpenStack
11 27 (1.21%) WebLogic
12 22 (0.98%) IIS
13 21 (0.94%) Apache Spark
13 21 (0.94%) Drupal
14 20 (0.89%) Confluence
14 20 (0.89%) Umbraco
15 18 (0.81%) Mule
16 16 (0.72%) Alfresco
17 11 (0.49%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 52 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 33 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (0.98%) MS Excel
4 7 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.089%) MS Office
8 1 (0.045%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 40 (1.79%) Magento
2 20 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 8 (0.36%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
5 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.045%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 342 (15.30%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (7.52%) GitHub
3 113 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.74%) IaaS
6 38 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (1.16%) SaaS
8 19 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 19 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (0.81%) PaaS
10 12 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.40%) Heroku
12 6 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.22%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.22%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
14 4 (0.18%) Bluemix
14 4 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 187 (8.37%) HTTP
2 54 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 43 (1.92%) Internet
4 32 (1.43%) SSL
5 22 (0.98%) DNS
6 18 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (0.76%) DVB
7 17 (0.76%) Firewall
8 10 (0.45%) VPN
9 8 (0.36%) Intranet
9 8 (0.36%) LDAP
10 7 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (0.31%) SAN
11 4 (0.18%) 3G
11 4 (0.18%) DMZ
11 4 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.18%) WLAN
12 3 (0.13%) PPP
12 3 (0.13%) SMTP
12 3 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (22.68%) MongoDB
2 347 (15.53%) NoSQL
3 177 (7.92%) MySQL
4 121 (5.41%) Redis
5 113 (5.06%) SQL Server
6 106 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 105 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
8 85 (3.80%) Relational Database
9 81 (3.62%) Big Data
10 66 (2.95%) Hadoop
11 47 (2.10%) CouchDB
12 27 (1.21%) Oracle Database
13 18 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (0.67%) HBase
14 15 (0.67%) Jackrabbit
15 13 (0.58%) Neo4j
16 12 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (0.49%) Riak
18 8 (0.36%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 560 (25.06%) Git (software)
2 277 (12.39%) Grunt
3 230 (10.29%) Jenkins
4 219 (9.80%) Jasmine
5 206 (9.22%) gulp
6 145 (6.49%) Cucumber
7 144 (6.44%) Selenium
8 128 (5.73%) Subversion
9 124 (5.55%) Karma Test Runner
10 115 (5.15%) Mocha
11 101 (4.52%) Maven
12 98 (4.38%) JIRA
13 89 (3.98%) Protractor
14 75 (3.36%) JUnit
15 71 (3.18%) Mockito
16 68 (3.04%) QUnit
16 68 (3.04%) Sinon.JS
17 64 (2.86%) Bower
18 58 (2.60%) TeamCity
19 54 (2.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 209 (9.35%) Finance
2 98 (4.38%) Publishing
3 93 (4.16%) Banking
4 51 (2.28%) Retail
5 43 (1.92%) Games
5 43 (1.92%) Marketing
6 42 (1.88%) Investment Banking
7 38 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 21 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 18 (0.81%) Advertising
10 17 (0.76%) Legal
11 15 (0.67%) Electronics
12 14 (0.63%) Front Office
13 8 (0.36%) Billing
14 5 (0.22%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.18%) Arabic Language
15 4 (0.18%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.13%) Back Office
16 3 (0.13%) Local Government
16 3 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1791 (80.13%) Developer
2 760 (34.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 476 (21.30%) Node.js Developer
4 430 (19.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 294 (13.15%) Angular Developer
6 258 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 197 (8.81%) Senior Developer
8 183 (8.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 178 (7.96%) HTML Developer
10 161 (7.20%) Web Developer
11 114 (5.10%) HTML CSS Developer
12 105 (4.70%) Architect
13 91 (4.07%) Agile Developer
14 88 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
15 82 (3.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 82 (3.67%) UI Developer
16 76 (3.40%) .NET Developer
17 74 (3.31%) C# Developer
18 66 (2.95%) PHP Developer
19 64 (2.86%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1253 (56.06%) HTML
2 1244 (55.66%) AngularJS
3 1118 (50.02%) CSS
4 838 (37.49%) HTML5
5 574 (25.68%) CSS3
6 481 (21.52%) jQuery
7 434 (19.42%) Web Services
8 390 (17.45%) Sass
9 371 (16.60%) RESTful
10 339 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 335 (14.99%) React
12 325 (14.54%) REST
13 323 (14.45%) Backbone.js
14 260 (11.63%) .NET
15 225 (10.07%) Express
16 220 (9.84%) JSON
17 190 (8.50%) Spring
18 182 (8.14%) Ember.js
19 163 (7.29%) LESS
20 149 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 248 (11.10%) User Experience
2 94 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 75 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 57 (2.55%) iPad
6 56 (2.51%) Algorithms
7 35 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 35 (1.57%) Visualisation
8 22 (0.98%) CMDB
8 22 (0.98%) DTV
8 22 (0.98%) W3C
9 21 (0.94%) STB
10 20 (0.89%) MPEG
10 20 (0.89%) Video on Demand
11 19 (0.85%) Animation
12 18 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (0.81%) Online Games
13 17 (0.76%) N-Tier
13 17 (0.76%) Social Media
14 15 (0.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 356 (15.93%) Linux
2 194 (8.68%) Unix
3 111 (4.97%) Windows
4 73 (3.27%) Android
5 57 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 50 (2.24%) Mac OS X
7 28 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 25 (1.12%) CentOS
9 21 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.72%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.58%) Windows Server
12 12 (0.54%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.31%) CoreOS
14 6 (0.27%) Debian
15 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.18%) Solaris
16 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
17 3 (0.13%) VMS
17 3 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.089%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1384 (61.92%) Agile Software Development
2 773 (34.59%) TDD
3 466 (20.85%) BDD
4 460 (20.58%) Front End Development
5 406 (18.17%) OO
6 403 (18.03%) Scrum
7 371 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
8 354 (15.84%) MVC
9 263 (11.77%) Open Source
10 235 (10.51%) E-Commerce
11 227 (10.16%) Pair Programming
12 190 (8.50%) DevOps
13 180 (8.05%) Web Development
14 168 (7.52%) Responsive Web Design
15 165 (7.38%) Continuous Delivery
16 156 (6.98%) Unit Testing
17 152 (6.80%) Software Engineering
18 103 (4.61%) Configuration Management
19 99 (4.43%) Microservices
20 98 (4.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1790 (80.09%) JavaScript
2 754 (33.74%) Java
3 290 (12.98%) Python
4 274 (12.26%) PHP
5 271 (12.13%) SQL
6 269 (12.04%) Ruby
7 195 (8.72%) C#
8 137 (6.13%) ES6
9 132 (5.91%) Scala
10 76 (3.40%) C++
11 61 (2.73%) Perl
12 59 (2.64%) Go
13 53 (2.37%) ECMAScript
13 53 (2.37%) Groovy
14 48 (2.15%) PowerShell
15 47 (2.10%) C
16 44 (1.97%) Bash Shell
17 39 (1.74%) TypeScript
18 26 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
19 25 (1.12%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 120 (5.37%) Degree
2 98 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 62 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.22%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.089%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.089%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.089%) PhD
6 2 (0.089%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.045%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.045%) ISEB
7 1 (0.045%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.045%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.045%) MCSA
7 1 (0.045%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (1.97%) QA
2 17 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (0.72%) SLA
4 8 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.18%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.18%) SDET
5 4 (0.18%) WCAG
6 1 (0.045%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 161 (7.20%) Docker
2 28 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 13 (0.58%) vCloud
5 9 (0.40%) HDFS
6 8 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.36%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.31%) Ceph
7 7 (0.31%) GlusterFS
7 7 (0.31%) NFS
8 3 (0.13%) Firmware
8 3 (0.13%) vSphere
9 2 (0.089%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.045%) XenServer
10 1 (0.045%) zsh
Systems Management
1 124 (5.55%) Puppet
2 99 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (4.07%) Ansible
4 36 (1.61%) logstash
4 36 (1.61%) Salt
5 34 (1.52%) Graphite
6 29 (1.30%) Kibana
7 26 (1.16%) Nagios
8 21 (0.94%) Grafana
8 21 (0.94%) Uchiwa
9 19 (0.85%) StatsD
10 18 (0.81%) Kubernetes
11 13 (0.58%) ZABBIX
12 11 (0.49%) HAProxy
13 9 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 8 (0.36%) Capistrano
14 8 (0.36%) Icinga
14 8 (0.36%) MOM
14 8 (0.36%) Opsview
15 7 (0.31%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 93 (4.16%) Oracle
2 77 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 70 (3.13%) VMware
4 50 (2.24%) Google
5 46 (2.06%) Adobe
6 36 (1.61%) Twitter
7 29 (1.30%) SOASTA, Inc
8 28 (1.25%) ServiceNow
9 24 (1.07%) Splunk
10 23 (1.03%) Sitecore
11 20 (0.89%) Apigee
12 19 (0.85%) Red Hat
13 18 (0.81%) Tableau
14 15 (0.67%) Citrix
14 15 (0.67%) Mashery
14 15 (0.67%) New Relic
15 13 (0.58%) Facebook
15 13 (0.58%) IBM
15 13 (0.58%) Teradata
16 11 (0.49%) Zend
Edinburgh
Parity Professionals
Rate: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Islington Council
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £525 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Dome Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £125 - £175 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Contract rate negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
LA International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago