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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 155 237 338
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +101
Contract jobs citing Node.js 880 497 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 0.89% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% 4.84% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 370 215
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £80.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.62% +146.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £80.00 -
% change year-on-year
-88.75% -

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
11261 10259 9078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.95% 18.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7199 6067 5273
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 422 380
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Node.js Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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
England +77 853 £425 - 423
London +31 501 £450 - 184
South East +50 130 £413 +10.00% 64
City of London +10 75 £425 +6.25% 42
Oxfordshire +30 64 £419 +19.71% 16
Yorkshire +26 60 £425 +47.82% 39
North West +14 50 £388 +3.33% 33
West Yorkshire +14 46 £428 +71.00% 26
Oxford +18 45 £425 +21.42% 8
South West +31 42 £400 - 30
Leeds +13 42 £428 +71.00% 22
Bristol +24 36 £388 -3.12% 10
East of England +24 34 £378 -12.46% 19
Cambridgeshire +10 28 £380 -5.00% 8
Surrey +11 27 £425 +13.33% 5
North East - 21 £428 - 9
Manchester +2 20 £388 - 15
Scotland 0 19 £388 +10.71% 9
Egham -1 19 £425 +9.67% 2
Tyne and Wear - 18 £428 - 7
Newcastle upon Tyne - 18 £428 - 5
Cambridge +3 17 £398 -0.62% 5
Edinburgh -5 14 £388 +6.89% 1
Croydon - 14 £450 - 1
Berkshire +4 11 £408 +63.00% 9
Lancashire +1 11 £408 +17.26% 2
West Sussex -14 11 £393 +12.14% 1
Cheshire 0 10 £384 +2.33% 8
West Midlands -10 10 £388 +3.33% 16
East Midlands -2 9 £300 -11.11% 29

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1241 (83.18%) JavaScript
2 846 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
3 804 (53.89%) HTML
4 760 (50.94%) AngularJS
5 732 (49.06%) CSS
6 576 (38.61%) HTML5
7 507 (33.98%) TDD
8 463 (31.03%) Java
9 428 (28.69%) jQuery
10 419 (28.08%) CSS3
11 333 (22.32%) MongoDB
12 328 (21.98%) Git (software)
13 315 (21.11%) Backbone.js
14 296 (19.84%) Scrum
15 263 (17.63%) OO
16 249 (16.69%) BDD
17 242 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 240 (16.09%) Linux
19 235 (15.75%) MVC
20 227 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
21 226 (15.15%) Sass
22 225 (15.08%) Grunt
23 213 (14.28%) RESTful
24 211 (14.14%) .NET
25 206 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
26 197 (13.20%) PHP
27 194 (13.00%) Ruby
28 191 (12.80%) Web Services
28 191 (12.80%) Jenkins
29 178 (11.93%) Python

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 92 (6.17%) Tomcat
2 87 (5.83%) Apache
3 68 (4.56%) CMS
4 56 (3.75%) Confluence
5 45 (3.02%) Jetty
6 42 (2.82%) JBoss
7 35 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.81%) nginx
9 24 (1.61%) Drupal
9 24 (1.61%) Alfresco
10 21 (1.41%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.34%) WordPress
12 16 (1.07%) WildFly
13 15 (1.01%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.94%) Mule
15 13 (0.87%) Mule ESB
16 12 (0.80%) OpenStack
17 11 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 40 (2.68%) Photoshop
2 15 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (1.14%) Magento
2 9 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.54%) Tridion
4 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.067%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.067%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 206 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (4.42%) GitHub
3 54 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 50 (3.35%) IaaS
5 49 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.41%) SaaS
7 18 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 12 (0.80%) Heroku
11 10 (0.67%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.60%) PaaS
13 8 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.47%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.27%) Engine Yard
16 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.13%) SoftLayer
16 2 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.29%) HTTP
2 38 (2.55%) Internet
3 22 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.41%) Firewall
5 16 (1.07%) VPN
6 12 (0.80%) DNS
6 12 (0.80%) SSL
7 9 (0.60%) DMZ
7 9 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (0.54%) SNMP
9 7 (0.47%) NAS
9 7 (0.47%) SAN
10 5 (0.34%) WAN
11 3 (0.20%) AMQP
11 3 (0.20%) Intranet
12 2 (0.13%) Wireless
12 2 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.067%) Network Security
13 1 (0.067%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (22.32%) MongoDB
2 143 (9.58%) NoSQL
3 118 (7.91%) MySQL
4 100 (6.70%) Redis
5 92 (6.17%) SQL Server
6 85 (5.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 82 (5.50%) Hadoop
8 75 (5.03%) Big Data
9 63 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (2.61%) Relational Database
12 23 (1.54%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.21%) CouchDB
14 15 (1.01%) Riak
15 11 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (0.67%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.60%) Infinispan
17 9 (0.60%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 328 (21.98%) Git (software)
2 225 (15.08%) Grunt
3 191 (12.80%) Jenkins
4 122 (8.18%) Jasmine
5 109 (7.31%) Selenium
6 95 (6.37%) JIRA
7 90 (6.03%) gulp
8 83 (5.56%) Cucumber
9 80 (5.36%) Maven
10 73 (4.89%) Subversion
11 66 (4.42%) Mocha
12 49 (3.28%) Karma Test Runner
12 49 (3.28%) Bower
13 46 (3.08%) JMeter
14 44 (2.95%) Gradle
15 43 (2.88%) JUnit
16 29 (1.94%) RSpec
17 28 (1.88%) Visual Studio
17 28 (1.88%) Artifactory
18 26 (1.74%) Hudson
General
1 97 (6.50%) Finance
2 62 (4.16%) Publishing
3 52 (3.49%) Banking
4 41 (2.75%) Retail
5 34 (2.28%) Games
6 31 (2.08%) Marketing
7 26 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.68%) Investment Banking
9 14 (0.94%) Advertising
10 8 (0.54%) Law
10 8 (0.54%) Electronics
11 6 (0.40%) Legal
12 5 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.27%) Front Office
14 3 (0.20%) Back Office
15 2 (0.13%) Automotive
15 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.067%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.067%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1114 (74.66%) Developer
2 337 (22.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 245 (16.42%) Front-End Developer
4 104 (6.97%) Java Developer
5 102 (6.84%) Web Developer
6 98 (6.57%) Architect
6 98 (6.57%) Senior Developer
7 76 (5.09%) Node.js Developer
8 68 (4.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 66 (4.42%) .NET Developer
10 51 (3.42%) Technical Architect
11 50 (3.35%) DevOps Engineer
12 47 (3.15%) UI Programmer
12 47 (3.15%) UI Developer
13 44 (2.95%) Software Engineer
14 29 (1.94%) Lead Developer
14 29 (1.94%) Digital Architect
15 28 (1.88%) PHP Developer
16 26 (1.74%) Technical Leader
16 26 (1.74%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 804 (53.89%) HTML
2 760 (50.94%) AngularJS
3 732 (49.06%) CSS
4 576 (38.61%) HTML5
5 428 (28.69%) jQuery
6 419 (28.08%) CSS3
7 315 (21.11%) Backbone.js
8 242 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 226 (15.15%) Sass
10 213 (14.28%) RESTful
11 211 (14.14%) .NET
12 191 (12.80%) Web Services
13 171 (11.46%) JSON
14 142 (9.52%) REST
15 125 (8.38%) KnockoutJS
15 125 (8.38%) React
16 107 (7.17%) ASP.NET
17 105 (7.04%) XML
17 105 (7.04%) Ajax
18 93 (6.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 152 (10.19%) User Experience
2 63 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 57 (3.82%) Visualisation
4 42 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (1.74%) Digital Media
7 25 (1.68%) W3C
8 17 (1.14%) Social Network
8 17 (1.14%) Social Media
9 16 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (0.94%) CMDB
11 13 (0.87%) Market Risk
11 13 (0.87%) Graphic Design
12 12 (0.80%) Tandem
13 11 (0.74%) Wiki
14 10 (0.67%) Blog
14 10 (0.67%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.60%) Semantic Web
16 8 (0.54%) DataPower
16 8 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 240 (16.09%) Linux
2 109 (7.31%) UNIX
3 59 (3.95%) Windows
3 59 (3.95%) CentOS
4 57 (3.82%) Android
5 46 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.55%) Ubuntu
7 30 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (1.94%) Mac OS X
9 14 (0.94%) Solaris
10 12 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.27%) Fedora
14 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.067%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.067%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 846 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (33.98%) TDD
3 296 (19.84%) Scrum
4 263 (17.63%) OO
5 249 (16.69%) BDD
6 235 (15.75%) MVC
7 227 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
8 147 (9.85%) E-Commerce
9 142 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 131 (8.78%) DevOps
11 118 (7.91%) Software Engineering
12 117 (7.84%) Open Source
13 104 (6.97%) Web Development
14 99 (6.64%) Pair Programming
15 95 (6.37%) Unit Testing
16 93 (6.23%) Continuous Delivery
17 72 (4.83%) Kanban
18 59 (3.95%) Configuration Management
19 49 (3.28%) OOP
20 48 (3.22%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1241 (83.18%) JavaScript
2 463 (31.03%) Java
3 197 (13.20%) PHP
4 194 (13.00%) Ruby
5 178 (11.93%) Python
6 143 (9.58%) C#
7 126 (8.45%) SQL
8 92 (6.17%) Scala
9 58 (3.89%) Bash Shell
10 47 (3.15%) R
11 40 (2.68%) Groovy
12 39 (2.61%) Objective-C
13 36 (2.41%) C++
13 36 (2.41%) Perl
14 28 (1.88%) Clojure
15 23 (1.54%) Go
15 23 (1.54%) PowerShell
16 21 (1.41%) C
17 16 (1.07%) TypeScript
18 11 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (4.16%) Security Cleared
2 51 (3.42%) Degree
3 31 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.20%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.13%) PhD
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.28%) QA
2 10 (0.67%) SLA
3 7 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.34%) WAI
5 4 (0.27%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 79 (5.29%) Docker
2 37 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.27%) vCloud
4 16 (1.07%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.67%) Varnish
6 9 (0.60%) Squid
7 8 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.47%) vSphere
9 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.13%) Xen
11 1 (0.067%) Firmware
11 1 (0.067%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.067%) HDFS
11 1 (0.067%) LXC
Systems Management
1 108 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
2 85 (5.70%) Puppet
3 54 (3.62%) Ansible
4 44 (2.95%) StatsD
5 42 (2.82%) Salt
6 36 (2.41%) Vagrant
7 34 (2.28%) Nagios
8 30 (2.01%) Graphite
9 29 (1.94%) Rundeck
10 27 (1.81%) ZABBIX
11 26 (1.74%) Opsview
12 20 (1.34%) logstash
13 17 (1.14%) HAProxy
14 14 (0.94%) Kibana
15 11 (0.74%) Cacti
16 8 (0.54%) Capistrano
16 8 (0.54%) Icinga
17 7 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
17 7 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
17 7 (0.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 104 (6.97%) Oracle
2 72 (4.83%) VMware
3 58 (3.89%) Microsoft
4 47 (3.15%) Apigee
5 43 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 43 (2.88%) Tableau
6 42 (2.82%) Teradata
6 42 (2.82%) Citrix
7 40 (2.68%) Mashery
8 38 (2.55%) Google
9 32 (2.14%) Splunk
10 25 (1.68%) Twitter
11 24 (1.61%) Adobe
12 17 (1.14%) SOASTA, Inc
13 15 (1.01%) ServiceNow
13 15 (1.01%) IBM
14 14 (0.94%) New Relic
15 13 (0.87%) Zend
15 13 (0.87%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.74%) Tealeaf
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates and expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates and expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Node.JS up-skill
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
ICP Search
Rate: From £500 to £580 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 per day + £320 / Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago