Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 26 February 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 30 38
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +23
Contract jobs citing Node.js 274 596 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.65% 6.63% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.42% 16.57% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 469 432
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £413 £425 £413
90th Percentile £650 £603 £625
London median daily rate £543 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £72.50 £48.75 £33.54
% change year-on-year +48.72% +45.35% -27.09%

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 Central London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,042 3,596 3,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 34.64% 40.02% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,595 2,875 2,861
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £400 £363
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 15
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +62.79% -60.37%
10th Percentile £24.50 £15.80 £20.75
90th Percentile £65.00 £88.45 £139.50
London median hourly rate £47.83 £36.00 £33.77
% change year-on-year +32.86% +6.60% -24.96%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Central London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Central London

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Central London over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Central London

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the Central London region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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
City of London -25 156 £525 - 186
Southwark +10 15 £525 - 1
City of Westminster +9 6 £650 +44.44% 1
West End of London +4 6 £575 +9.52% 1
Node.js
London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Node.js 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 Central London region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 147 (53.65%) JavaScript
2 128 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (44.16%) React
4 80 (29.20%) TypeScript
5 77 (28.10%) Microservices
6 75 (27.37%) CSS
7 72 (26.28%) AWS
8 61 (22.26%) DevOps
8 61 (22.26%) TDD
9 59 (21.53%) Java
10 58 (21.17%) Finance
11 53 (19.34%) Kubernetes
12 52 (18.98%) AngularJS
13 51 (18.61%) HTML
14 49 (17.88%) GCP
15 48 (17.52%) GraphQL
16 45 (16.42%) Python
17 44 (16.06%) Docker
18 43 (15.69%) Azure
19 41 (14.96%) Scrum
20 38 (13.87%) Redux
20 38 (13.87%) MongoDB
21 36 (13.14%) SQL
22 35 (12.77%) Software Engineering
23 32 (11.68%) Google
23 32 (11.68%) Serverless
23 32 (11.68%) ES6
24 31 (11.31%) Front End Development
25 30 (10.95%) Pair Programming
26 29 (10.58%) NoSQL

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 11 (4.01%) Confluence
2 6 (2.19%) CMS
3 5 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.09%) Apache
4 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.73%) Drupal
5 2 (0.73%) IIS
5 2 (0.73%) JBoss
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.36%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.36%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 72 (26.28%) AWS
2 49 (17.88%) GCP
3 43 (15.69%) Azure
4 32 (11.68%) Serverless
5 22 (8.03%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (4.01%) Heroku
6 11 (4.01%) npm
7 6 (2.19%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.19%) GitHub
7 6 (2.19%) Stackdriver
8 5 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.46%) AWS Fargate
9 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (1.09%) AWS IoT
10 3 (1.09%) Firebase
10 3 (1.09%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) AMQP
2 1 (0.36%) DHCP
2 1 (0.36%) DOCSIS
2 1 (0.36%) MQTT
2 1 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.87%) MongoDB
2 29 (10.58%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.74%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.01%) Redis
6 10 (3.65%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.92%) Data Lake
8 7 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.19%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.82%) Amazon Athena
10 5 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.82%) MySQL
11 4 (1.46%) Big Data
11 4 (1.46%) InfluxDB
12 3 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.09%) DB2
13 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.73%) HBase
Development Applications
1 28 (10.22%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.12%) webpack
3 22 (8.03%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.57%) Mocha
5 17 (6.20%) Cucumber
5 17 (6.20%) JIRA
6 14 (5.11%) Selenium
7 10 (3.65%) Cypress.io
8 9 (3.28%) CircleCI
9 8 (2.92%) Babel
10 6 (2.19%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.82%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.82%) Maven
11 5 (1.82%) Protractor
11 5 (1.82%) Travis CI
12 4 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.09%) gulp
13 3 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (21.17%) Finance
2 12 (4.38%) Banking
3 6 (2.19%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.19%) Retail
4 5 (1.82%) Marketing
5 4 (1.46%) Games
6 3 (1.09%) Advertising
6 3 (1.09%) Automotive
6 3 (1.09%) Front Office
6 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 177 (64.60%) Developer
2 63 (22.99%) React Developer
3 57 (20.80%) Node.js Developer
4 42 (15.33%) Senior Developer
5 39 (14.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (8.76%) Digital Developer
7 23 (8.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (7.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (7.30%) Senior React Developer
10 18 (6.57%) AWS Developer
10 18 (6.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (5.47%) Architect
12 14 (5.11%) Angular Developer
13 11 (4.01%) Java Developer
14 10 (3.65%) JavaScript Engineer
15 9 (3.28%) C# Developer
15 9 (3.28%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 6 (2.19%) Lead Developer
16 6 (2.19%) Python Engineer
16 6 (2.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (44.16%) React
2 75 (27.37%) CSS
3 52 (18.98%) AngularJS
4 51 (18.61%) HTML
5 48 (17.52%) GraphQL
6 38 (13.87%) Redux
7 29 (10.58%) Express
8 28 (10.22%) Jest
8 28 (10.22%) RESTful
9 24 (8.76%) HTML5
10 20 (7.30%) REST
11 19 (6.93%) Vue.js
11 19 (6.93%) Web Services
12 18 (6.57%) CSS3
12 18 (6.57%) JSON
13 16 (5.84%) .NET
14 14 (5.11%) Chai
14 14 (5.11%) jQuery
15 13 (4.74%) Sass
15 13 (4.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.58%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.03%) User Experience
4 12 (4.38%) Algorithms
5 11 (4.01%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.65%) Cloud Native
7 7 (2.55%) iPad
8 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.82%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.09%) Equities
9 3 (1.09%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.09%) Tandem
9 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.73%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.73%) PKI
10 2 (0.73%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.36%) EPoS
11 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.36%) Social Media
11 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.20%) Linux
2 7 (2.55%) Android
3 5 (1.82%) Windows
4 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.10%) Microservices
3 61 (22.26%) DevOps
3 61 (22.26%) TDD
4 41 (14.96%) Scrum
5 35 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 31 (11.31%) Front End Development
7 30 (10.95%) Pair Programming
8 27 (9.85%) BDD
9 24 (8.76%) Test Automation
10 23 (8.39%) OO
11 22 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (7.66%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (6.57%) Kanban
14 16 (5.84%) API Design
14 16 (5.84%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.47%) Web Development
16 14 (5.11%) Computer Science
17 13 (4.74%) OOD
17 13 (4.74%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 147 (53.65%) JavaScript
2 80 (29.20%) TypeScript
3 59 (21.53%) Java
4 45 (16.42%) Python
5 36 (13.14%) SQL
6 32 (11.68%) ES6
7 19 (6.93%) Go
8 17 (6.20%) C#
9 13 (4.74%) Ruby
10 8 (2.92%) Java 8
11 5 (1.82%) Elm
11 5 (1.82%) PHP
12 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.46%) Clojure
12 4 (1.46%) ClojureScript
12 4 (1.46%) ES7
12 4 (1.46%) Kotlin
12 4 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.09%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.09%) Dart
Qualifications
1 12 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.01%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.55%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.73%) Degree
4 2 (0.73%) ISEB
4 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.46%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (16.06%) Docker
2 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 53 (19.34%) Kubernetes
2 28 (10.22%) Terraform
3 14 (5.11%) Ansible
4 9 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.28%) Puppet
5 4 (1.46%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (1.46%) Graphite
5 4 (1.46%) Rancher
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.73%) Istio
8 1 (0.36%) Consul
8 1 (0.36%) Grafana
8 1 (0.36%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (11.68%) Google
2 7 (2.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.19%) Oracle
3 6 (2.19%) SAP
4 5 (1.82%) IBM
4 5 (1.82%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.46%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.46%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.09%) Splunk
6 3 (1.09%) Sybase
6 3 (1.09%) VMware
7 2 (0.73%) hybris
7 2 (0.73%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.36%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.36%) New Relic
8 1 (0.36%) Nokia
8 1 (0.36%) Veracode