The table below looks at the statistics for Node.js skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Node
Rank 96 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing Node.js 36 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.86% 1.76% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 2
Median daily rate £463 £388 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £340 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £404 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -78.57%
Node.js
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
525 510 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.91% 19.94% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 309 208
Median daily rate £400 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 36
Median hourly rate £11.25 £16.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +3.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.33 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £31.40 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

Node.js
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Node.js as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Node.js across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Node.js Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 19 £525 -
Birmingham +1 6 £363 -10.49% 6
Coventry - 5 £450 - 4
Warwickshire - 5 £363 - 6
Node.js
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
2 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (66.10%) Java
4 37 (62.71%) JSON
5 35 (59.32%) MongoDB
6 33 (55.93%) Scrum
7 28 (47.46%) Play Framework
8 27 (45.76%) Scala
9 26 (44.07%) WebDriver
9 26 (44.07%) Puppet
9 26 (44.07%) Microservices
10 23 (38.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (35.59%) AngularJS
12 16 (27.12%) Spring
13 14 (23.73%) Open Source
13 14 (23.73%) Software Architecture
13 14 (23.73%) CSS
14 13 (22.03%) HTML
14 13 (22.03%) .NET
14 13 (22.03%) TDD
15 12 (20.34%) Spring Boot
15 12 (20.34%) DevOps
16 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
17 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
17 10 (16.95%) jQuery
17 10 (16.95%) C#
18 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
18 9 (15.25%) Front End Development
19 8 (13.56%) Backbone.js
19 8 (13.56%) BDD

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) Mule
1 4 (6.78%) Mule ESB
1 4 (6.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) nginx
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) BigMachines
1 2 (3.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Heroku
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) DSL
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (59.32%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (44.07%) WebDriver
2 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.39%) Gatling
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) Hudson
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) Grunt
4 1 (1.69%) gulp
4 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.69%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) Architect
3 22 (37.29%) Digital Architect
4 18 (30.51%) Software Architect
5 11 (18.64%) Java Architect
6 8 (13.56%) Angular Developer
6 8 (13.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (11.86%) C# Developer
8 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Java Software Architect
9 5 (8.47%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Agile Developer
10 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Digital Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Digital Technical Architect
10 4 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Architect
11 3 (5.08%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) JSON
2 28 (47.46%) Play Framework
3 21 (35.59%) AngularJS
4 16 (27.12%) Spring
5 14 (23.73%) CSS
6 13 (22.03%) .NET
6 13 (22.03%) HTML
7 12 (20.34%) Spring Boot
8 10 (16.95%) jQuery
9 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
10 8 (13.56%) Backbone.js
11 7 (11.86%) REST
12 6 (10.17%) Ember.js
12 6 (10.17%) HTML5
12 6 (10.17%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (10.17%) Meteor
13 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (8.47%) React
13 5 (8.47%) WSDL
13 5 (8.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
1 3 (5.08%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
2 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) Scrum
3 26 (44.07%) Microservices
4 23 (38.98%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (23.73%) Open Source
5 14 (23.73%) Software Architecture
6 13 (22.03%) TDD
7 12 (20.34%) DevOps
8 9 (15.25%) Front End Development
9 8 (13.56%) BDD
10 7 (11.86%) MVC
10 7 (11.86%) Web Development
11 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.47%) CRM
11 5 (8.47%) SOA
11 5 (8.47%) SOLID
12 4 (6.78%) OO
12 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
13 3 (5.08%) Kanban
13 3 (5.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
2 39 (66.10%) Java
3 27 (45.76%) Scala
4 10 (16.95%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Apex Code
7 2 (3.39%) Groovy
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Haskell
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (44.07%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Grafana
2 1 (1.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Apigee
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.39%) Siebel
3 1 (1.69%) Google
3 1 (1.69%) webMethods