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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 73 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13  
Contract jobs citing Node.js 19 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.55% 2.08% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.07% 8.78% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 1
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  

Node.js is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 313 319 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.49% 23.68% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 176 134
Median daily rate £400 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Node.js as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Node.js in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 55 (94.83%) JavaScript
2 45 (77.59%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (75.86%) HTML
4 40 (68.97%) CSS
5 23 (39.66%) Java
6 22 (37.93%) React
7 20 (34.48%) Finance
8 19 (32.76%) AngularJS
9 18 (31.03%) TDD
9 18 (31.03%) Web Development
9 18 (31.03%) BDD
10 16 (27.59%) HTML5
11 13 (22.41%) User Experience
11 13 (22.41%) Front End Development
12 11 (18.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 9 (15.52%) Scrum
14 8 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
15 7 (12.07%) MVC
15 7 (12.07%) Banking
15 7 (12.07%) Linux
15 7 (12.07%) SQL
15 7 (12.07%) .NET
15 7 (12.07%) jQuery
15 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
15 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
15 7 (12.07%) CSS3
16 6 (10.34%) Sass
16 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
16 6 (10.34%) Kanban
16 6 (10.34%) Python

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 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (3.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.72%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Bluemix
1 1 (1.72%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.17%) GIS
3 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) Subversion
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) Bower
5 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.17%) Grunt
6 2 (3.45%) Hudson
6 2 (3.45%) JUnit
6 2 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.72%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.72%) JMeter
7 1 (1.72%) jMock
7 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.72%) Mockito
7 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.72%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Angular Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.45%) GIS Developer
8 2 (3.45%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior GIS Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.45%) UI Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (75.86%) HTML
2 40 (68.97%) CSS
3 22 (37.93%) React
4 19 (32.76%) AngularJS
5 16 (27.59%) HTML5
6 7 (12.07%) .NET
6 7 (12.07%) CSS3
6 7 (12.07%) jQuery
7 6 (10.34%) Sass
8 5 (8.62%) RESTful
9 3 (5.17%) JSR 286
9 3 (5.17%) Spring
9 3 (5.17%) Web Services
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.45%) Backbone.js
10 2 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.45%) Express
10 2 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) User Experience
2 8 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Android
2 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) BDD
2 18 (31.03%) TDD
2 18 (31.03%) Web Development
3 13 (22.41%) Front End Development
4 11 (18.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 7 (12.07%) MVC
6 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.34%) Kanban
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.90%) Open Source
9 4 (6.90%) SOA
10 3 (5.17%) API Development
10 3 (5.17%) OO
10 3 (5.17%) Refactoring
10 3 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.17%) SDLC
10 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (94.83%) JavaScript
2 23 (39.66%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) SQL
4 6 (10.34%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 4 (6.90%) C#
6 4 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) VMware
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe
2 1 (1.72%) Apigee
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.72%) Splunk
2 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
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