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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Node
Rank 191 244 357
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +113
Contract jobs citing Node.js 656 431 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 0.80% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.48% 4.49% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 334 179
Average daily rate
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£413 £414 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.87 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.50

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
10116 9593 8669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.36% 17.86% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6402 5773 4856
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 367 434
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £42.50 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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
(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 +63 635 £413 -2.94% 376
London +31 416 £450 +5.88% 177
City of London +9 68 £388 -8.82% 58
South East +1 66 £400 +3.22% 48
South West +34 39 £400 +26.98% 35
North West +12 38 £363 +9.84% 31
Bristol +36 35 £413 +37.50% 22
Yorkshire +7 35 £375 +15.38% 27
Oxfordshire - 33 £403 - 16
West Yorkshire +17 30 £375 +30.43% 20
Leeds -3 25 £375 +30.43% 16
Manchester +7 24 £361 +9.46% 17
East of England +7 21 £375 +7.14% 15
Oxford - 21 £407 - 11
Cambridgeshire +14 20 £375 +7.14% 6
Cambridge +1 12 £375 +7.14% 5
West Midlands +5 11 £375 -6.25% 24
Surrey -3 10 £375 -3.22% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £375 - 5
Scotland +7 9 £325 - 10
Cheshire +4 9 £381 +1.66% 10
Berkshire +10 8 £408 +63.00% 7
East Midlands -4 8 £315 -10.00% 14
Birmingham +1 7 £375 -11.76% 9
Egham -5 7 £425 -5.55% 1
Croydon - 7 £438 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £375 - 2
Glasgow +4 5 £320 +2.40% 3
North Yorkshire -2 5 £315 -10.00% 3
York - 5 £315 - 1

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1086 (83.41%) JavaScript
2 733 (56.30%) HTML
3 700 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
4 695 (53.38%) CSS
5 672 (51.61%) AngularJS
6 559 (42.93%) HTML5
7 466 (35.79%) TDD
8 413 (31.72%) CSS3
9 397 (30.49%) Java
10 347 (26.65%) jQuery
11 318 (24.42%) Backbone.js
12 297 (22.81%) Git (software)
13 271 (20.81%) MongoDB
14 270 (20.74%) OO
15 267 (20.51%) Scrum
16 234 (17.97%) Grunt
17 213 (16.36%) Linux
18 210 (16.13%) Sass
19 201 (15.44%) BDD
19 201 (15.44%) MVC
20 193 (14.82%) Continuous Integration
21 188 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
22 186 (14.29%) .NET
23 185 (14.21%) RESTful
24 179 (13.75%) Ruby
24 179 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 170 (13.06%) Web Services
26 160 (12.29%) User Experience
27 158 (12.14%) PHP
28 154 (11.83%) JSON

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 67 (5.15%) Tomcat
2 59 (4.53%) Apache
3 49 (3.76%) CMS
4 43 (3.30%) Confluence
5 26 (2.00%) nginx
6 23 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 20 (1.54%) JBoss
9 16 (1.23%) Jetty
10 13 (1.00%) Drupal
10 13 (1.00%) Alfresco
11 12 (0.92%) WildFly
12 11 (0.84%) Mule ESB
13 10 (0.77%) Mule
13 10 (0.77%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.69%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.69%) WordPress
14 9 (0.69%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (2.23%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.69%) Fireworks
4 7 (0.54%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (1.08%) Magento
2 7 (0.54%) Tridion
3 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.077%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 188 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
4 39 (3.00%) IaaS
5 29 (2.23%) GitHub
6 25 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (1.69%) SaaS
8 16 (1.23%) Heroku
9 14 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 11 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.46%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.46%) PaaS
12 6 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 3 (0.23%) Engine Yard
16 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.15%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.99%) HTTP
2 39 (3.00%) Internet
3 17 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.23%) Firewall
5 12 (0.92%) VPN
6 10 (0.77%) DNS
7 7 (0.54%) SAN
7 7 (0.54%) NAS
8 6 (0.46%) AMQP
8 6 (0.46%) Intranet
9 4 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (0.31%) DMZ
9 4 (0.31%) SSL
9 4 (0.31%) WAN
10 2 (0.15%) SMTP
10 2 (0.15%) LDAP
10 2 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.077%) GSM
11 1 (0.077%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (20.81%) MongoDB
2 125 (9.60%) NoSQL
3 87 (6.68%) Redis
4 86 (6.61%) MySQL
5 74 (5.68%) SQL Server
6 67 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 61 (4.69%) Hadoop
8 59 (4.53%) Big Data
9 49 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (2.84%) Relational Database
11 35 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.69%) CouchDB
13 9 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.69%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.54%) Informix
15 5 (0.38%) Riak
15 5 (0.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 297 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 234 (17.97%) Grunt
3 151 (11.60%) Jenkins
4 134 (10.29%) Jasmine
5 93 (7.14%) gulp
6 89 (6.84%) Selenium
7 87 (6.68%) Mocha
8 67 (5.15%) JIRA
9 64 (4.92%) Maven
9 64 (4.92%) Cucumber
10 61 (4.69%) Bower
10 61 (4.69%) Subversion
11 43 (3.30%) Karma Test Runner
12 28 (2.15%) Gradle
12 28 (2.15%) JUnit
12 28 (2.15%) RSpec
13 27 (2.07%) JMeter
14 23 (1.77%) Artifactory
15 22 (1.69%) Gerrit
16 21 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 77 (5.91%) Finance
2 47 (3.61%) Banking
3 45 (3.46%) Games
4 40 (3.07%) Publishing
5 39 (3.00%) Retail
6 33 (2.53%) Marketing
7 26 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.77%) Advertising
10 9 (0.69%) Electronics
11 8 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.61%) Law
12 7 (0.54%) Front Office
13 5 (0.38%) Legal
13 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.31%) Automotive
15 2 (0.15%) Back Office
16 1 (0.077%) German Language
16 1 (0.077%) iGaming
16 1 (0.077%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 968 (74.35%) Developer
2 315 (24.19%) JavaScript Developer
3 239 (18.36%) Front-End Developer
4 115 (8.83%) Senior Developer
5 85 (6.53%) Architect
6 75 (5.76%) Web Developer
7 62 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
8 61 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 57 (4.38%) .NET Developer
10 52 (3.99%) Java Developer
11 47 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
12 45 (3.46%) Technical Architect
13 32 (2.46%) PHP Developer
13 32 (2.46%) UI Programmer
13 32 (2.46%) UI Developer
14 27 (2.07%) Software Engineer
15 26 (2.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 26 (2.00%) Digital Architect
16 25 (1.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 24 (1.84%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 733 (56.30%) HTML
2 695 (53.38%) CSS
3 672 (51.61%) AngularJS
4 559 (42.93%) HTML5
5 413 (31.72%) CSS3
6 347 (26.65%) jQuery
7 318 (24.42%) Backbone.js
8 210 (16.13%) Sass
9 186 (14.29%) .NET
10 185 (14.21%) RESTful
11 179 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 170 (13.06%) Web Services
13 154 (11.83%) JSON
14 99 (7.60%) KnockoutJS
14 99 (7.60%) React
15 96 (7.37%) REST
16 85 (6.53%) Ember.js
17 84 (6.45%) Ajax
18 78 (5.99%) ASP.NET
19 77 (5.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 160 (12.29%) User Experience
2 65 (4.99%) Mobile App
3 57 (4.38%) Visualisation
4 32 (2.46%) Social Media
4 32 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.23%) Digital Media
6 19 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (1.31%) W3C
8 12 (0.92%) Market Risk
9 11 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 11 (0.84%) Social Network
10 10 (0.77%) iPhone
10 10 (0.77%) Graphic Design
11 9 (0.69%) Semantic Web
11 9 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.61%) iPad
12 8 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.61%) Wiki
13 7 (0.54%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.54%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 213 (16.36%) Linux
2 111 (8.53%) UNIX
3 57 (4.38%) Apple iOS
4 55 (4.22%) Android
5 48 (3.69%) Windows
6 43 (3.30%) CentOS
7 27 (2.07%) Mac OS X
8 26 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 24 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Fedora
14 1 (0.077%) Solaris
14 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.077%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (35.79%) TDD
3 270 (20.74%) OO
4 267 (20.51%) Scrum
5 201 (15.44%) MVC
5 201 (15.44%) BDD
6 193 (14.82%) Continuous Integration
7 151 (11.60%) Responsive Web Design
8 124 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 117 (8.99%) E-Commerce
10 116 (8.91%) DevOps
11 96 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 93 (7.14%) Web Development
13 81 (6.22%) Pair Programming
14 74 (5.68%) Open Source
15 61 (4.69%) Kanban
16 59 (4.53%) Web Design
17 57 (4.38%) Configuration Management
18 49 (3.76%) Unit Testing
19 39 (3.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1086 (83.41%) JavaScript
2 397 (30.49%) Java
3 179 (13.75%) Ruby
4 158 (12.14%) PHP
5 148 (11.37%) Python
6 114 (8.76%) C#
7 91 (6.99%) SQL
8 71 (5.45%) Scala
9 52 (3.99%) Bash Shell
10 43 (3.30%) Objective-C
11 39 (3.00%) R
12 28 (2.15%) Clojure
13 26 (2.00%) C++
14 25 (1.92%) C
15 21 (1.61%) Groovy
16 18 (1.38%) Perl
16 18 (1.38%) Go
17 9 (0.69%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.61%) Dart
18 8 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (2.69%) Degree
2 34 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.31%) PhD
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.15%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.23%) QA
2 5 (0.38%) WAI
3 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.15%) WCAG
5 1 (0.077%) SLA
5 1 (0.077%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 56 (4.30%) Docker
2 34 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.84%) Varnish
3 11 (0.84%) vCloud
4 9 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.54%) vSphere
6 6 (0.46%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.31%) Squid
7 4 (0.31%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.23%) LXC
9 2 (0.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.077%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 104 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (6.22%) Puppet
3 52 (3.99%) Ansible
4 49 (3.76%) Salt
5 46 (3.53%) Vagrant
6 45 (3.46%) Nagios
7 38 (2.92%) StatsD
8 24 (1.84%) Opsview
8 24 (1.84%) Graphite
8 24 (1.84%) Rundeck
9 17 (1.31%) ZABBIX
10 14 (1.08%) logstash
11 11 (0.84%) Kibana
11 11 (0.84%) Cacti
11 11 (0.84%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.54%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.46%) Capistrano
13 6 (0.46%) Icinga
14 4 (0.31%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 63 (4.84%) VMware
2 59 (4.53%) Oracle
3 57 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 37 (2.84%) Tableau
4 37 (2.84%) Apigee
5 36 (2.76%) Citrix
5 36 (2.76%) Teradata
6 34 (2.61%) Mashery
7 33 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.00%) Google
8 26 (2.00%) Twitter
9 22 (1.69%) New Relic
10 20 (1.54%) Splunk
11 18 (1.38%) Adobe
12 12 (0.92%) IBM
12 12 (0.92%) Zend
13 9 (0.69%) Riverbed
13 9 (0.69%) Ektron
13 9 (0.69%) Tealeaf
14 7 (0.54%) Appcelerator
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Nakama
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Rate: £290.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago