Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 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.

npm
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 171 232 203
Rank change year-on-year +61 -29 +4
Contract jobs citing npm 17 23 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.34% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 1.20% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 44
City of London median daily rate £550 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14% +23.53%
10th Percentile £475 £356 £332
90th Percentile £570 £675 £613
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
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 1,507 1,915 1,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.08% 28.16% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,174 1,522 1,210
City of London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +0.45%
10th Percentile £313 £332 £319
90th Percentile £663 £674 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 17
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -12.50% -5.34%
10th Percentile £18.70 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £23.75 £37.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.76 £20.50
% change year-on-year +7.94% -8.49% +2.91%

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

npm
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 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for npm in the City of London

npm
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 21 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
Moorgate +10 4 £550 +15.79%
npm
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) Node.js
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) C#
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) CMS
5 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (47.06%) Azure
7 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
7 7 (41.18%) IIS
7 7 (41.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (41.18%) gulp
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
9 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 5 (29.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
9 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET

npm
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 9 (52.94%) CMS
2 7 (41.18%) IIS
3 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (29.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
5 2 (11.76%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Azure
2 5 (29.41%) PaaS
3 2 (11.76%) AWS
3 2 (11.76%) GitHub
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) gulp
1 7 (41.18%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (29.41%) Grunt
3 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) Jasmine
5 3 (17.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (11.76%) Ant
6 2 (11.76%) Babel
6 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.76%) Mocha
6 2 (11.76%) Protractor
6 2 (11.76%) webpack
7 1 (5.88%) ESLint
7 1 (5.88%) Moq
7 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Angular Developer
3 4 (23.53%) UI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Azure Developer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.88%) React Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior React Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) CSS
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
2 10 (58.82%) Node.js
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (23.53%) React
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
6 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) Chai
7 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 2 (11.76%) Jest
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Personalization
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
5 4 (23.53%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter