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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Node.js over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nodejs
Rank 108 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Node.js 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.045% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.93% 0.33% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
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£375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £273
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +26.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -
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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
415 300 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.04% 13.63% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 173 150
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 23
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £21.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

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
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 4 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 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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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 - 5 £363 - 7
Staffordshire +2 3 £375 +10.29% 2
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
West Bromwich - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -
Node.js
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) VCP4
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (8.33%) Grunt
7 1 (8.33%) Android Development
7 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Grunt
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Architect
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
6 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Technology Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) WebRTC
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com