The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Node.js (Node)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 71 41
Rank change year-on-year +28 -30  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 10 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.86% 1.34% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 4.94% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 27
Median daily rate £453 £350 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.28% -46.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £300 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £420 £413
% change year-on-year -2.08% +1.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 151 263 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 28.12% 27.09% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 189 163
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Cheshire

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Cheshire

Node.js
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +27 5 £525 +29.23% 2
Chester - 2 £423 -
Node.js
North West

Node.js
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (56.25%) DevOps
5 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) OO
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (31.25%) OWASP
8 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (31.25%) Static Code Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) RESTful
10 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) REST
10 3 (18.75%) BDD
10 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel

Node.js
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) gulp
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Mockito
3 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
3 1 (6.25%) MyEclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (6.25%) Protractor
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 4 (25.00%) RESTful
4 4 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
5 3 (18.75%) Ember.js
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) OWASP
6 5 (31.25%) Static Code Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
9 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Content Management
9 1 (6.25%) Kanban
9 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
9 1 (6.25%) SOLID
9 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter