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 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 115 197 291
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +94
Contract jobs citing Node.js 1136 642 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.03% 1.15% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.83% 6.22% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 456 315
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 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £575 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £41.25 £27.37 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.71% -84.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £175.00

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
10487 10319 9614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.77% 18.51% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 6264 5923
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 381 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.80 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £45.00
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

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +80 1091 £450 +5.88% 519
London +52 689 £475 +11.76% 265
South East +41 107 £400 +6.66% 85
Yorkshire +37 96 £450 +12.50% 36
City of London +58 93 £475 +22.58% 44
West Yorkshire +40 88 £450 +12.50% 27
Leeds +34 78 £450 +12.50% 24
North West -8 65 £400 -23.80% 34
Manchester +22 44 £400 +6.66% 17
West Midlands +16 41 £475 +26.66% 24
East Midlands +28 28 £338 +5.46% 22
East of England +31 27 £463 +42.30% 24
Scotland -1 27 £400 +39.13% 10
Edinburgh +16 25 £400 - 3
Berkshire +17 24 £388 +18.32% 14
Surrey +3 23 £425 - 14
Shropshire - 22 £525 - 1
Reading +7 20 £400 +21.21% 11
Hampshire -1 19 £360 -15.29% 18
North East -14 19 £385 -10.46% 10
Leicestershire - 19 £375 - 3
Oxfordshire +22 18 £425 +41.66% 15
Tyne and Wear -20 17 £385 -10.46% 4
Telford - 17 £525 - 1
Leicester - 17 £450 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 16 £385 -10.46% 3
South West -7 14 £500 +26.98% 17
Cambridgeshire +19 13 £488 +50.00% 9
Staines - 13 - - 2
Salford +1 12 £438 +16.66%

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 1713 (77.90%) JavaScript
2 1328 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
3 1174 (53.39%) HTML
4 1165 (52.98%) AngularJS
5 1086 (49.39%) CSS
6 795 (36.15%) HTML5
7 769 (34.97%) Java
8 751 (34.15%) TDD
9 599 (27.24%) Git (software)
10 558 (25.38%) MongoDB
11 541 (24.60%) CSS3
12 480 (21.83%) React
13 452 (20.55%) Web Services
14 431 (19.60%) BDD
15 428 (19.46%) Front End Development
16 423 (19.24%) Scrum
17 416 (18.92%) OO
18 405 (18.42%) Sass
19 393 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
20 345 (15.69%) Linux
21 340 (15.46%) jQuery
22 333 (15.14%) Web Development
22 333 (15.14%) NoSQL
23 332 (15.10%) RESTful
24 311 (14.14%) REST
25 302 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
26 298 (13.55%) .NET
27 294 (13.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 284 (12.91%) Python
29 265 (12.05%) MVC

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 115 (5.23%) Apache
2 110 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 80 (3.64%) nginx
4 60 (2.73%) Jetty
5 47 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
6 44 (2.00%) CMS
7 35 (1.59%) Apache Solr
7 35 (1.59%) JBoss
7 35 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 26 (1.18%) WordPress
9 24 (1.09%) Apache Spark
9 24 (1.09%) IIS
10 23 (1.05%) Drupal
11 20 (0.91%) Mule
12 19 (0.86%) Confluence
13 18 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
14 17 (0.77%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.55%) uWSGI
16 8 (0.36%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.77%) MS Excel
3 16 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.045%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 44 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
2 41 (1.86%) Magento
3 6 (0.27%) BigMachines
3 6 (0.27%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 302 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (7.05%) GitHub
3 90 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (1.86%) IaaS
5 32 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 25 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 22 (1.00%) SaaS
8 13 (0.59%) PaaS
9 10 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.41%) CloudFront
10 9 (0.41%) Route 53
11 8 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 8 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.36%) Heroku
12 7 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
13 6 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.27%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 186 (8.46%) HTTP
2 63 (2.86%) Internet
3 59 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 40 (1.82%) SSL
5 26 (1.18%) DNS
6 24 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 22 (1.00%) DVB
8 10 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (0.45%) SAN
9 7 (0.32%) Network Security
10 5 (0.23%) Intranet
10 5 (0.23%) SMS
10 5 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.18%) 3G
11 4 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.18%) Skype
11 4 (0.18%) WLAN
12 3 (0.14%) Firewall
12 3 (0.14%) LDAP
12 3 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (25.38%) MongoDB
2 333 (15.14%) NoSQL
3 191 (8.69%) MySQL
4 134 (6.09%) SQL Server
5 100 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 99 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
7 93 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 92 (4.18%) Redis
9 60 (2.73%) CouchDB
10 56 (2.55%) Big Data
11 44 (2.00%) Hadoop
12 43 (1.96%) Neo4j
13 33 (1.50%) Apache Hive
14 27 (1.23%) Impala
15 23 (1.05%) Oracle Database
16 19 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 19 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
18 14 (0.64%) RDBMS
18 14 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 599 (27.24%) Git (software)
2 245 (11.14%) Grunt
3 244 (11.10%) Jenkins
4 208 (9.46%) gulp
5 202 (9.19%) Jasmine
6 165 (7.50%) Subversion
7 126 (5.73%) Mocha
8 121 (5.50%) Cucumber
9 112 (5.09%) Karma Test Runner
9 112 (5.09%) Selenium
10 100 (4.55%) Maven
11 99 (4.50%) JIRA
12 89 (4.05%) TeamCity
13 84 (3.82%) JUnit
14 75 (3.41%) Protractor
15 71 (3.23%) WebDriver
16 54 (2.46%) Sinon.JS
17 50 (2.27%) Mockito
17 50 (2.27%) QUnit
18 45 (2.05%) Hudson
General
1 227 (10.32%) Finance
2 105 (4.77%) Banking
3 65 (2.96%) Publishing
3 65 (2.96%) Retail
4 46 (2.09%) Games
5 41 (1.86%) Marketing
6 32 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 19 (0.86%) Front Office
9 16 (0.73%) Legal
10 14 (0.64%) Advertising
11 10 (0.45%) German Language
11 10 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.36%) Billing
12 8 (0.36%) Electronics
13 6 (0.27%) Law
14 5 (0.23%) French Language
14 5 (0.23%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.23%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1727 (78.54%) Developer
2 698 (31.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 446 (20.28%) Node.js Developer
4 354 (16.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 267 (12.14%) Java Developer
6 266 (12.10%) Angular Developer
7 228 (10.37%) Full Stack Developer
8 207 (9.41%) Senior Developer
9 146 (6.64%) Web Developer
10 127 (5.78%) HTML Developer
11 100 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
12 96 (4.37%) Agile Developer
13 93 (4.23%) Architect
14 90 (4.09%) JavaScript Engineer
15 85 (3.87%) HTML CSS Developer
16 81 (3.68%) .NET Developer
17 80 (3.64%) C# Developer
18 77 (3.50%) UI Developer
19 70 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
20 67 (3.05%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1174 (53.39%) HTML
2 1165 (52.98%) AngularJS
3 1086 (49.39%) CSS
4 795 (36.15%) HTML5
5 541 (24.60%) CSS3
6 480 (21.83%) React
7 452 (20.55%) Web Services
8 405 (18.42%) Sass
9 340 (15.46%) jQuery
10 332 (15.10%) RESTful
11 311 (14.14%) REST
12 298 (13.55%) .NET
13 294 (13.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 253 (11.51%) JSON
15 242 (11.01%) Backbone.js
16 228 (10.37%) Spring
17 216 (9.82%) Express
18 193 (8.78%) LESS
19 151 (6.87%) ASP.NET
20 136 (6.18%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 232 (10.55%) User Experience
2 89 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 75 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 70 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (2.73%) iPad
6 46 (2.09%) Visualisation
7 39 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 37 (1.68%) Fintech
9 33 (1.50%) Data Structures
10 32 (1.46%) STB
11 26 (1.18%) DTV
11 26 (1.18%) MPEG
12 25 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.00%) W3C
14 20 (0.91%) Blog
15 17 (0.77%) Data Centre
15 17 (0.77%) Digital Media
16 14 (0.64%) Online Games
17 12 (0.55%) Social Media
18 11 (0.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 345 (15.69%) Linux
2 163 (7.41%) Unix
3 117 (5.32%) Windows
4 57 (2.59%) Android
5 45 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.46%) Mac OS X
7 25 (1.14%) Windows 10
8 19 (0.86%) Windows Phone
9 18 (0.82%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.59%) CentOS
10 13 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.50%) Windows Server
12 10 (0.45%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.14%) VMS
13 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.045%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.045%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.045%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1328 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
2 751 (34.15%) TDD
3 431 (19.60%) BDD
4 428 (19.46%) Front End Development
5 423 (19.24%) Scrum
6 416 (18.92%) OO
7 393 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
8 333 (15.14%) Web Development
9 265 (12.05%) MVC
10 242 (11.01%) Open Source
11 231 (10.50%) E-Commerce
12 226 (10.28%) DevOps
13 193 (8.78%) Pair Programming
14 190 (8.64%) Software Engineering
15 166 (7.55%) Unit Testing
16 153 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
17 144 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
18 124 (5.64%) Microservices
19 107 (4.87%) OOP
20 105 (4.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1713 (77.90%) JavaScript
2 769 (34.97%) Java
3 284 (12.91%) Python
4 236 (10.73%) PHP
5 221 (10.05%) Ruby
6 214 (9.73%) SQL
7 204 (9.28%) C#
8 165 (7.50%) Scala
9 147 (6.68%) ES6
10 83 (3.77%) C++
11 72 (3.27%) Perl
12 65 (2.96%) ECMAScript
13 60 (2.73%) Go
14 59 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 58 (2.64%) Groovy
16 55 (2.50%) C
17 49 (2.23%) TypeScript
18 34 (1.55%) Bash Shell
19 27 (1.23%) Clojure
20 22 (1.00%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 95 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 93 (4.23%) Degree
3 65 (2.96%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.23%) PhD
7 1 (0.045%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.045%) BC Cleared
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 67 (3.05%) QA
2 19 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (0.50%) SLA
4 3 (0.14%) SDET
4 3 (0.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.045%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 203 (9.23%) Docker
2 30 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.05%) VMware ESX
4 13 (0.59%) vSphere
5 10 (0.45%) Ceph
5 10 (0.45%) GlusterFS
5 10 (0.45%) NFS
6 7 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.27%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.23%) vCloud
9 4 (0.18%) HDFS
10 1 (0.045%) Firmware
10 1 (0.045%) KVM
10 1 (0.045%) Xen
10 1 (0.045%) zsh
Systems Management
1 160 (7.28%) Puppet
2 98 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (3.96%) Ansible
4 44 (2.00%) logstash
5 39 (1.77%) Kibana
6 38 (1.73%) Graphite
7 36 (1.64%) Kubernetes
8 32 (1.46%) Grafana
9 30 (1.36%) Salt
10 29 (1.32%) Nagios
11 28 (1.27%) Uchiwa
12 22 (1.00%) StatsD
13 15 (0.68%) Icinga
14 13 (0.59%) Capistrano
15 11 (0.50%) Terraform
16 10 (0.45%) HAProxy
17 9 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
17 9 (0.41%) Mesos
18 8 (0.36%) MOM
18 8 (0.36%) Opsview
Vendors
1 100 (4.55%) Oracle
2 83 (3.77%) VMware
3 57 (2.59%) Microsoft
4 48 (2.18%) Adobe
5 42 (1.91%) Google
6 30 (1.36%) Sitecore
7 25 (1.14%) SOASTA, Inc
8 24 (1.09%) Twitter
9 20 (0.91%) Tableau
10 19 (0.86%) Apigee
11 18 (0.82%) Splunk
12 16 (0.73%) Citrix
12 16 (0.73%) Mashery
13 15 (0.68%) Cisco
13 15 (0.68%) Facebook
14 12 (0.55%) IBM
14 12 (0.55%) PayPal
14 12 (0.55%) Zend
15 11 (0.50%) New Relic
15 11 (0.50%) Teradata
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