Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 +4
Contract jobs citing Node.js 23 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.73% 0.95% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 3.70% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 14
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +12.58% +0.67%
10th Percentile £325 £330 £325
90th Percentile £541 £650 £473
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £395
% change year-on-year -5.88% +7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 378 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.28% 25.58% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 289 364
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £299
90th Percentile £525 £500 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +82.89% -47.74%
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Knutsford - 8 £450 -
Warrington +13 3 £525 -8.70% 4
Chester +12 3 £350 -17.21% 2
Northwich +2 2 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £325 -
Node.js
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
4 13 (56.52%) HTML5
4 13 (56.52%) CSS3
5 12 (52.17%) Sass
5 12 (52.17%) TDD
5 12 (52.17%) React
6 11 (47.83%) gulp
6 11 (47.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
7 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
8 9 (39.13%) BDD
8 9 (39.13%) npm
9 8 (34.78%) JSON
9 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (34.78%) Grunt
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) Ajax
10 7 (30.43%) Perforce
10 7 (30.43%) Redux
10 7 (30.43%) SonarQube
10 7 (30.43%) ES6
10 7 (30.43%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
12 5 (21.74%) webpack
13 4 (17.39%) LESS
13 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (17.39%) Web Design

Node.js
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) npm
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (8.70%) GitHub
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
2 11 (47.83%) gulp
3 8 (34.78%) Grunt
4 7 (30.43%) SonarQube
5 5 (21.74%) webpack
6 3 (13.04%) Jasmine
6 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.04%) JSUnit
7 2 (8.70%) Babel
7 2 (8.70%) GitLab
7 2 (8.70%) Mocha
8 1 (4.35%) Bower
8 1 (4.35%) Broccoli
8 1 (4.35%) JSHint
8 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.35%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) UI Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) CSS
1 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS3
2 13 (56.52%) HTML5
3 12 (52.17%) React
3 12 (52.17%) Sass
4 8 (34.78%) JSON
4 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (30.43%) Ajax
5 7 (30.43%) Redux
6 4 (17.39%) LESS
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) Jest
8 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
8 1 (4.35%) Chai
8 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 11 (47.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
3 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
7 4 (17.39%) Web Design
8 3 (13.04%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 3 (13.04%) Open Source
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.70%) User Stories
10 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.35%) Information Security
10 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) ES6
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) COBOL
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) GCED
1 1 (4.35%) GCFA
1 1 (4.35%) GCIA
1 1 (4.35%) GCIH
1 1 (4.35%) GIAC
1 1 (4.35%) GREM
1 1 (4.35%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Perforce
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Pega
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Capita