The first table below looks at the demand for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nodejs
Rank 110 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Node.js 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.051% 0.044%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.59% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£363 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
425 319 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.93% 16.23% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 166 184
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Node.js
England

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Node.js Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Node.js
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Node.js Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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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
Birmingham +3 3 £425 - 3
Staffordshire - 2 £300 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Node.js
England

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 6 (42.86%) PHP
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) Ruby
8 3 (21.43%) Web Development
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) RESTful
9 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 2 (14.29%) Grunt
9 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 2 (14.29%) Ajax
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Subversion
9 2 (14.29%) Android

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Tridion
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Grunt
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.14%) Yeoman
3 1 (7.14%) Bower
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) RubyGems
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) LAMP
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.14%) Sass
8 1 (7.14%) Zepto.js
8 1 (7.14%) Sinatra
8 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (7.14%) WebGL
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Fedora
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCAD
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
1 1 (7.14%) Facebook
1 1 (7.14%) Marketo
1 1 (7.14%) HubSpot
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