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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 63 62
Rank change year-on-year +30 -1  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 19 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.08% 1.10% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.05% 3.83% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 172 235 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.92% 28.83% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 176 123
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £11.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 26 (66.67%) HTML
4 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (58.97%) AngularJS
6 18 (46.15%) React
7 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
8 14 (35.90%) CSS3
8 14 (35.90%) Sass
9 13 (33.33%) User Experience
9 13 (33.33%) HTML5
10 12 (30.77%) Java
10 12 (30.77%) Front End Development
11 10 (25.64%) Linux
12 9 (23.08%) TDD
12 9 (23.08%) Spring
12 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (23.08%) Express
12 9 (23.08%) Angular 2
13 8 (20.51%) Mocha
13 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
14 7 (17.95%) gulp
15 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
15 6 (15.38%) Unix
15 6 (15.38%) Workflow
16 5 (12.82%) ECMAScript
16 5 (12.82%) Docker
16 5 (12.82%) JSHint
16 5 (12.82%) Microservices
16 5 (12.82%) Linux Command Line

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 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.56%) Heroku
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) DocumentDB
4 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) PouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) Mocha
3 7 (17.95%) gulp
4 5 (12.82%) JSHint
5 2 (5.13%) Babel
5 2 (5.13%) Grunt
5 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) webpack
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.56%) JSUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) Mockito
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Angular Developer
3 12 (30.77%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (30.77%) HTML Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (20.51%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (20.51%) UI Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) CSS
2 26 (66.67%) HTML
3 23 (58.97%) AngularJS
4 18 (46.15%) React
5 14 (35.90%) CSS3
5 14 (35.90%) Sass
6 13 (33.33%) HTML5
7 9 (23.08%) Angular 2
7 9 (23.08%) Express
7 9 (23.08%) Spring
8 4 (10.26%) Mustache
8 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.69%) LESS
9 3 (7.69%) Web Services
10 2 (5.13%) Akka
10 2 (5.13%) Chai
10 2 (5.13%) MEAN Stack
10 2 (5.13%) Play Framework
10 2 (5.13%) RESTful
10 2 (5.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Smart City
4 1 (2.56%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Front End Development
3 9 (23.08%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) Workflow
5 5 (12.82%) Microservices
6 4 (10.26%) Asynchronous Programming
6 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) Informatics
8 2 (5.13%) Information Management
8 2 (5.13%) Open Source
8 2 (5.13%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) ECMAScript
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.13%) ES6
6 2 (5.13%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
1 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Mapbox
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) VMware