Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

npm
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 146 174
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 +3
Contract jobs citing npm 4 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.10% 0.40% 0.022%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.52% 2.80% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 1
Berkshire median daily rate £490 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.29% +16.44% -14.12%
10th Percentile £410 £348 £358
90th Percentile £570 £438 £373
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £41.00 -
% change year-on-year -31.71% - -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 774 571 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.87% 14.34% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 323 284
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £234
90th Percentile £624 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 11
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.93% -28.61% +35.24%
10th Percentile £13.88 £11.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £27.50 £38.35 £20.42
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +22.56%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for npm in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing npm in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for npm in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing npm in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 3 £490 +34.25% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
npm
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for npm.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Gatling
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Electron Framework
3 1 (25.00%) GraphQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Redux
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Tech Ops
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Concur
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) SAP