Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 November 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 215 215
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +8
Contract jobs citing npm 23 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.15% 2.11% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 35
City of London median daily rate £550 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14% +23.53%
10th Percentile £325 £404 £417
90th Percentile £603 £635 £635
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,996 1,893 1,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.17% 27.28% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,568 1,560 1,027
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £337 £313
90th Percentile £666 £663 £643
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 23
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -45.86%
10th Percentile £18.66 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.90 £23.75 £25.14
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -45.71%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for npm in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing npm in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in the City of London

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Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. 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
Moorgate +1 4 £550 +15.79%
npm
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for npm.

1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
3 14 (60.87%) CSS
4 13 (56.52%) .NET
4 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
5 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
6 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (43.48%) Node.js
7 10 (43.48%) TDD
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (39.13%) C#
8 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (34.78%) SQL
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
9 8 (34.78%) gulp
10 7 (30.43%) MVC
10 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
10 7 (30.43%) Java
10 7 (30.43%) Azure
10 7 (30.43%) GitHub
10 7 (30.43%) TypeScript
11 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (26.09%) RESTful
11 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (26.09%) IIS
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 6 (26.09%) Python
11 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
11 6 (26.09%) Maven

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (21.74%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Azure
1 7 (30.43%) GitHub
2 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 3 (13.04%) Yarn
4 1 (4.35%) AWS
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) gulp
3 6 (26.09%) Maven
3 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
4 5 (21.74%) Grunt
4 5 (21.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
5 4 (17.39%) Jasmine
5 4 (17.39%) MSBuild
5 4 (17.39%) Subversion
5 4 (17.39%) webpack
6 3 (13.04%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (13.04%) Protractor
7 2 (8.70%) git-flow
7 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.70%) JUnit
7 2 (8.70%) Mocha
7 2 (8.70%) Moq
8 1 (4.35%) Ant
8 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Angular Developer
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (21.74%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
4 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
5 10 (43.48%) Node.js
6 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (26.09%) RESTful
7 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (21.74%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (21.74%) React
9 4 (17.39%) HTML5
9 4 (17.39%) Sass
10 3 (13.04%) Jest
10 3 (13.04%) JSON
10 3 (13.04%) Redux
11 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
11 2 (8.70%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
6 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (21.74%) CRM
7 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
7 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
7 4 (17.39%) RAD
7 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Microservices
8 3 (13.04%) Wireframes
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) SOLID
9 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) TypeScript
5 6 (26.09%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 4 (17.39%) ES6
7 4 (17.39%) Perl
8 2 (8.70%) Java 8
9 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
2 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) MIIS
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
2 4 (17.39%) BMC
2 4 (17.39%) Perforce
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
2 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
2 4 (17.39%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter