Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 147 170
Rank change year-on-year -26 +23 +3
Contract jobs citing npm 3 26 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.070% 0.64% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.33% 3.90% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 1
Berkshire median daily rate £590 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.64% - -14.12%
South East median daily rate £491 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +28.43% -1.92% +39.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £34.75 £41.00 -
% change year-on-year -15.24% - -

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 923 667 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.51% 16.34% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 388 276
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £253
90th Percentile £620 £588 £603
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.05% +31.03%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.25 £15.12
90th Percentile £32.00 £37.75 £27.25
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

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

npm
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

npm
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 9 December 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 -28 2 £590 +61.64% 3
Maidenhead - 1 - -
npm
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

npm
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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Buildbot
3 1 (33.33%) Gatling
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) webpack
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) GraphQL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Redux
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Tech Ops
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Grafana
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Prometheus
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Concur
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) SAP