Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Node.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Node.js over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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.

Node.js (Node)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 84 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +3
Contract jobs citing Node.js 27 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.69% 1.18% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.65% 3.61% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 8
Birmingham median daily rate £421 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.27% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £272 £363
90th Percentile £500 £450 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £406 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £37.50 -

Node.js is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 406 498 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.45% 32.74% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 321 186
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.81% +1.69%
10th Percentile £261 £250 £257
90th Percentile £526 £513 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £26.75 £9.00 £13.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.22% -31.88% -51.95%
10th Percentile £15.38 £8.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £38.33 £89.85 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Node.js as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Birmingham

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Node.js in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Birmingham

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 18 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) Spring
5 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) Sass
7 6 (22.22%) CSS3
7 6 (22.22%) User Experience
7 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
8 5 (18.52%) Open Source Development
8 5 (18.52%) React
8 5 (18.52%) Docker
8 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (18.52%) Open Source
8 5 (18.52%) Mocha
8 5 (18.52%) REST
8 5 (18.52%) Release Management
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
8 5 (18.52%) JSON
8 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (7.41%) GitHub
3 2 (7.41%) npm
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Mocha
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) JHipster
4 2 (7.41%) Liquibase
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Angular Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Node.js Developer
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (22.22%) HTML Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (22.22%) UI Developer
6 5 (18.52%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
10 1 (3.70%) MongoDB Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Open Source Developer
10 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) Spring
4 7 (25.93%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
5 6 (22.22%) CSS3
5 6 (22.22%) Sass
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 5 (18.52%) React
6 5 (18.52%) REST
6 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (18.52%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) Express
8 3 (11.11%) Kafka
8 3 (11.11%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) .NET
9 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Smart City
2 2 (7.41%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) Open Source Development
4 5 (18.52%) Release Management
4 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Kanban
5 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) ES6
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) Jython
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) DBS Check
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Mapbox
1 1 (3.70%) Talend