Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 84 104
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 +12
Contract jobs citing Node.js 41 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.39% 2.03% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 7.53% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 19
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £325
90th Percentile £456 £513 £548
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £394
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.59% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 734 571 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.88% 26.92% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 340 357
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £265 £263 £270
90th Percentile £538 £488 £517
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £36.70 £49.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.06% +98.50% -37.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -43.53% +5.25% +1.58%

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in Edinburgh

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Node.js in Edinburgh

Node.js
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Node.js in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Node.js.

1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
3 28 (68.29%) CSS
4 21 (51.22%) React
5 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (34.15%) TDD
6 14 (34.15%) Java
7 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
8 11 (26.83%) Web Development
9 10 (24.39%) jQuery
9 10 (24.39%) SQL
9 10 (24.39%) Front End Development
10 9 (21.95%) HTML5
11 8 (19.51%) BDD
11 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (19.51%) Sass
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
12 7 (17.07%) CSS3
12 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
13 6 (14.63%) Kanban
13 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
13 6 (14.63%) Refactoring
13 6 (14.63%) RESTful
13 6 (14.63%) Web Services
13 6 (14.63%) MySQL
13 6 (14.63%) MVC
14 5 (12.20%) Scrum
14 5 (12.20%) Banking
14 5 (12.20%) Perl

Node.js
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (14.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) npm
2 2 (4.88%) Firebase
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Bower
2 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) Grunt
3 3 (7.32%) JUnit
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
3 3 (7.32%) webpack
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (4.88%) jMock
4 2 (4.88%) Mockito
5 1 (2.44%) gulp
5 1 (2.44%) Hudson
5 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.44%) Protractor
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Tester
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 28 (68.29%) CSS
3 21 (51.22%) React
4 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (24.39%) jQuery
6 9 (21.95%) HTML5
7 8 (19.51%) Sass
8 7 (17.07%) CSS3
9 6 (14.63%) RESTful
9 6 (14.63%) Web Services
10 5 (12.20%) Express
10 5 (12.20%) Redux
10 5 (12.20%) XML
11 4 (9.76%) Spring
11 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.32%) .NET
12 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
12 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
12 3 (7.32%) JSON
12 3 (7.32%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) Web Development
4 10 (24.39%) Front End Development
5 8 (19.51%) BDD
5 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.63%) Kanban
7 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 6 (14.63%) Refactoring
8 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) Web Design
10 3 (7.32%) Microservices
10 3 (7.32%) Mobile First
10 3 (7.32%) SDLC
10 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (4.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) Perl
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (7.32%) ES6
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) AppDynamics
2 2 (4.88%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Pega
2 2 (4.88%) Splunk
3 1 (2.44%) VMware