Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 February 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing npm 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.36% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.97% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £390 £395 £260
% change year-on-year -1.33% +52.02% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 407 148 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.23% 8.36% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 96 52
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +2.39%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £257
90th Percentile £550 £625 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £12.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% +20.00% +5.26%
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £17.03 £17.75
% change year-on-year -8.98% -4.04% +22.40%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for npm in Buckinghamshire

npm
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Milton Keynes - 6 - - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £550 - 1
npm
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for npm.

1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 6 (75.00%) GitLab
3 5 (62.50%) OpenShift
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Mocha
4 4 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (50.00%) Chai
5 3 (37.50%) Protractor
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
7 1 (12.50%) GitHub
7 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (12.50%) Sass
7 1 (12.50%) REST
7 1 (12.50%) Splunk

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (12.50%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (12.50%) Akamai
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Serverless
2 1 (12.50%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) GitLab
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (50.00%) Mocha
4 3 (37.50%) Protractor
5 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Chai
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Express
6 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
6 1 (12.50%) JSTL
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) New Relic
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk