Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 July 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 90 113
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -6
Contract jobs citing npm 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.29% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.22% 0.61% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
North West median daily rate £605 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +51.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 327 165 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 24.01% 13.29% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 125 99
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% -8.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £277 £265 £320
90th Percentile £550 £575 £570
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.63 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.29% - -
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £22.90 £14.50
% change year-on-year -15.94% +57.93% -3.33%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for npm in Cheshire

npm
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for npm in Cheshire

npm
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 npm within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Warrington - 1 - -
npm
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for npm.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) webpack
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) ES6
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (50.00%) Redux
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Immutable.js
4 1 (25.00%) Serverless
4 1 (25.00%) Spring WebFlux
4 1 (25.00%) Vert.x
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Babel
4 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform

npm
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Jetty
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (25.00%) Babel
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Geb
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Mocha
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Spock
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) React Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) Redux
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Immutable.js
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) RAML
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Spring WebFlux
3 1 (25.00%) Swagger
3 1 (25.00%) Vert.x
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) ES6
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk